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Feb 23, 2018
Assam influx: General Bipin Rawat's larger message is inclusive; to attribute political motives to it is absurdTo say that General Bipin Rawat should have refrained from mentioning the names of political parties does not imply that the issue that raised by him is unimportant.
Feb 12, 2018
Mumbai 12th richest city globally with total wealth at $950 bn; New York tops listMumbai, also features among the top 10 cities in terms of billionaire population.
Feb 07, 2018
UN chief Antonio Guterres says 68 million girls may face genital mutilation by 2030UN secretary-general Antonio Guterres is warning that without accelerated action 68 million girls could be subjected to female genital mutilation by 2030.
Feb 04, 2018
Maharashtra adds 13.6 lakh voters since 2014 Assembly election; takes total to 8.49 croreMaharashtra has added more than 13.6 lakh voters since the last Assembly elections in 2014, taking the total number of electors to nearly 8.49 crore
Feb 03, 2018
India expected to become world's most populous country in six years; reducing birth rate key to keep check on growthIndia can bring a turnaround in its population growth rate in another 37 years, provided it manages to bring down the birth rate, or total fertility rate (TFR), below 2.0 between 2035-2040, and then achieve a TFR of 1.8 by 2061
Feb 02, 2018
UN calls incidences of sexual assaults on young girls in India and Pakistan 'heart breaking'sexual assault on young girls in India and Pakistan are "heart breaking", the spokesperson of the UN chief said, underlining that the world body is trying to address the issue through access to education and women empowerment
Feb 01, 2018
Mizoram Assembly Election 2018: BJP looks to make its mark in the state with highest concentration of tribalsLike the Assam election in 2016, the Mizoram election in 2018 may see illegal immigration from neighbouring countries become an important issue.
Jan 24, 2018
Meghalaya Assembly Election: BJP uses corruption plank to attack Congress govt; NPP maintains safe distance from 'Hindutva'Whether the Wards Lake in Shillong will have lotus in it alone or so will the Meghalaya Assembly, only EVMs will be able to tell us on 3 March.
Jan 23, 2018
Meghalaya Assembly polls: Congress plays down BJP's chances, but knows threat from saffron party is realAs Meghalaya votes on 27 February to elect its new Assembly, the quietness of the hills and the winter cold have slowly given away to noisy campaigns and rising political heat.
Jan 22, 2018
Educating girls can significantly reduce India’s population spiral, national health data reveals“Education is the best contraceptive pill,” said Poonam Muttreja, executive director, Population Foundation of India, an advocacy working on family planning