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Feb 02, 2019
Greying India's silver liningIn its obsessive quest to draw the demographic dividend, is India missing a big opportunity?
Jan 24, 2019
No voting rights, govt jobs for people with over two children: Ramdev's suggestion to control India's populationRamdev said, "To control population of the country, voting rights, jobs and treatment facilities should be taken away from people who give birth to more than two children and whether they are Hindus or Muslims. Then only the population will be controlled."
Jan 06, 2019
China's population set to peak at 1.44 billion in 2029, followed by 'unstoppable decline': Government reportChina, the world’s most populous country must now draw up policies to try to cope with a declining labour force and a rapidly ageing population, according to the summary of the latest edition of the Green Book of Population and Labor published by the China Academy of Social Sciences (CASS).
Jan 05, 2019
China's population to stall around 2030, drop to 90% of today's figures by 2065China's rapidly-ageing population touched 241 million – one-fifth of the country's population: Reports.
Dec 18, 2018
Global warming likely to reduce crop production by over 15% in 2020; govt report warns of highest losses in UP, Rajasthan, BengalThe impact of global warming will also affect the quality reducing the concentration of grain protein. The heavy rainfall due to climate stress will affect the production of tomato and onion and production of the latter may go down by 27 percent in 2020.
Nov 29, 2018
Patio Unplugged: Tejas Menon collaborates with Mali to perform originals Come On Love, PopulationWith the advent and increased use of expensive gadgets, turntables and processors, music in the social media epoch is more of an extension of all that is man-controlled. But Tejas’ music is a sweet escape to the time when melody and words were the real players.
Nov 04, 2018
Ramdev says those who have over two children should be stripped of voting rights, unmarried should be honouredYoga guru Baba Ramdev said those who marry and have more than two children should be denied their voting rights.
Sep 16, 2018
Giriraj Singh calls for law to curb population to 'save India's democracy from growing divisive forces'Giriraj Singh's comment comes hours after he triggered a controversy by tweeting that the country might witness another partition in 2047.
Aug 06, 2018
India's water crisis: Tracing the country's history of water management and crucial, destructive shifts in policyA report by the Niti Aayog states, ‘India is suffering from the worst water crisis in its history and millions of lives and livelihoods are under threat.’
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.