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Aug 13, 2017
'Jiyo Parsi' campaign: Misogynistic, clannish, classist ads will not help community's dwindling birth ratesThe 'Jiyo Parsi' ads are part of a government-aided campaign to increase the numbers of the community in India, which is currently at around 69,000, and which faced an alarming 18 percent decline
Aug 08, 2017
Minority tag for non-Muslims in Jammu and Kashmir? Supreme Court gives Centre three months to decideThe Supreme Court on Tuesday gave a last opportunity to the Centre and asked it to take a decision within three months on a plea to grant minority status to non-Muslims in the state of Jammu and Kashmir.
Aug 03, 2017
Unclear estimates about number of villages in India have hampered development plansThe number and the definition of villages vary across databases, making it challenging to plan across sectors for a village development plan.
Jul 11, 2017
Govt launches 'Mission Parivar Vikas' to stabilise population growth in seven statesUnion Health Minister JP Nadda on Tuesday launched a family planning programme aimed at "stabilising" population growth in 146 districts of seven states that account for nearly 28 per cent of the country's population.
Jul 09, 2017
Tigerland: Why Pilibhit's impoverished villagers are deliberately venturing into tiger territoryIn India, deaths caused by wild animals outside forests are compensated with a Rs 10 lakh purse, (but) not inside tiger habitats
Jun 23, 2017
Climate change may negatively impact the sea turtle population, warn scientistsClimate change may negatively impact the sea turtle population, as warmer temperatures could lead to higher numbers of females and increased nest failure
Jun 22, 2017
India to overtake China, become world's most populous country in seven years, says UN reportIndia's population is expected to surpass China's in about seven years and Nigeria is projected to overtake the US to become the third most populous country in the world shortly before 2050, a UN report said on Wednesday
Jun 10, 2017
Three men father 96 children: Pakistan's skyrocketing population negates economic gainsThree men who have fathered 96 children among them are doing their bit for Pakistan's skyrocketing population, which is being counted for the first time in 19 years.
May 24, 2017
India has overtaken China as world's most populous nation, claims Chinese academicContrary to popular belief, a Chinese academic Yi Fuxian has recently claimed that India is the world's most populous country with a population of about 1.32 billion and has overtaken China.
May 17, 2017
'RSS vaccine': Muslim students in Assam flee schools fearing forced sterilisationThe incident on Tuesday was seen in continuum with similar incidents that took place in remote parts of Assam on Monday after the health department intensified the drive to vaccinate against Japanese Encephalitis.