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Canada drops out of top 10 most developed countries list

The United Nations human development index now ranks Canada as 11th

By the Canadian Press

Canada has slipped out of the top 10 countries listed in the annual United Nation’s human development index — a far cry from the 1990s when it held the first place for most of the decade.

The 2013 report, which reviews a country’s performance in health, education and income, places Canada in 11th place versus 10th last year.

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Sindh – Balochistan Lowest & most neglected in Pakistan

children-of-sindh-out-of-schoolsHDI shows Balochistan, Sindh most neglected – Sindh below Punjab, NWFP in all sectors except education

The News

By Mehtab Haider

ISLAMABAD: The Centre has found that Balochistan and Sindh, the most neglected federating units in terms of Human Development Index (HDI), will ultimately cause inclusion of backwardness as an indicator for multiple criteria for finalising the NFC Award.

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