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By not joining the China-led 15-country Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), India has committed a “strategic blunder” and “missed the bus” to long-term growth, Chinese media reported. The RCEP was signed on Sunday at an online ceremony hosted by this year’s ASEAN chair, Vietnam. The 15 countries that signed the deal span the Asia-Pacific region including China, Japan, South Korea, Australia and New Zealand, along with the 10 members of the Association of Southeast Asian…