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Aug 15, 2019
On 73rd Independence Day, Narendra Modi advocates population control, says keeping one's family small is an act of patriotismPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday expressed concern over "population explosion" in the country, saying it causes innumerable challenges for the coming generations and asserted that the central and state governments should launch measures to deal with the issue
Jul 11, 2019
World Population Day 2019: Origin, significance, why is it celebrated; all you need to knowWorld Population Day is observed annually on 11 July. The day was established by the governing council of the United Nations Development Programme in 1989 to focus on the urgency and importance of population issues.
Apr 08, 2019
Lok Sabha Election 2019: Delimitation ensures roughly equal number of voters in each constituency; all you need to knowMost democracies around the world undergo a delimitation process by which electoral boundaries of constituencies are redrawn to ensure equal population across seats.
Jan 21, 2019
Pravasi Bharatiya Divas 2019: Govt wants 31 million-strong Indian diaspora to make 'desi' drive with flagship programmeThe Government of India will mark the 15th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas in Varanasi between 21 and 23 January. Prime Minister of Mauritius Pravind Kumar Jugnauth will preside over the three-day convention, where the theme this year is 'Role of Indian Diaspora in building a New India'.
Jan 16, 2019
Bihar deputy CM Sushil Modi there would be no need for family planning if education reaches everyoneGovernment should educate more people to control the population of the country as "illiterate people have more children", said Bihar Deputy CM Sushil Kumar Modi.
Aug 01, 2018
India's population growth rate highly overestimated, inclusion of diversity can help with its accuracy: Austrian studyIndia's population growth rate is highly overestimated by existing models, say scientists who suggest that accounting for the diversity and differences in the levels of education among people can help arrive at more accurate projections.
Aug 28, 2016
India won't benefit from demographic dividend: Mass unemployment, unrest looms aheadIn four years, India will have the world's largest population of working people, about 87 crore in all. When nations reach a high ratio of such people, they are expected to earn something called a demographic dividend.
Apr 15, 2016
'Hum do hamare do' may soon be obsolete: Sakshi Maharaj has reason to be worriedSo, it turns out that 'hum do hamare do' as a slogan for family planning may just have become slightly outdated in Indian cities
Jul 30, 2015
India will be world's most populous country by 2022, says UNIndia in 2022 will be the world's most populous country, finally overtaking China, with about 1.4 billion residents, according to projections of the United Nations.