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Indian refers to a nationality, but not an ethnicity or language. The Indian nationality consists of many regional ethnolinguistic groups, reflecting the rich and complex history of India. India hosts all major ethnic groups found in the Indian Subcontinent. The diaspora with Indian ancestry, as a result of emigration, are somewhat widespread most notably in the Middle East(UAE, Saudi Arabia), South East Asia, United Kingdom, North America, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, the Caribbean, and Europe. Population estimates vary from a conservative 12 million to 20 million diaspora. So a question was asked by an individual on Quora titled,”Are people from India black?” For those of who don’t know what Quora is, here is how Wikipedia says about it, “Quora is a question-and-answer site where questions are asked, answered, edited and organized by its community of users”. In response to this question the author, “Bawin” gave a beautiful and insightful answer to this which is enough…

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