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Jan 05, 2019
China's population set to go on path of 'unstoppable decline' from 2030, says government reportChina's population is expected to fall back to 1.36 billion by the middle of the 21st century, which could mean a considerable decline in the workforce.
Dec 04, 2018
BJP bets on citizenship bill to make inroads in Assam, West Bengal as TMC's 'U-turn' leaves legislation up in airThe BJP has an opportunity to get cosier with Bengali Hindus, many of whom are eagerly waiting for the bill to become a law.
Nov 30, 2018
Citizenship Bill: BJP chasing ghosts in Assam; Census data shows number of Hindu immigrants may have been exaggeratedThe BJP's goal of cultivating the support of a large chunk of Bengali Hindus in Assam using the the controversial Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2016 could very well be based on misconceptions if the available Census data is taken into account
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.
Apr 14, 2018
1971 vs 2011: Time to question governments specifying census year for finance commissionsThe terms of reference (ToR)of the first six Finance Commissions did not make any mention of population data at all.
Jan 15, 2018
BJP leaders cite growing Muslim population as threat to India; facts don't back their claimsAs two elected representatives of the BJP, including a union minister, cite rising Muslim population as a threat to India, the facts reveal otherwise.
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
Oct 02, 2013
India to overtake China's population by 2050, says studyIndia will overtake China as the world's most populous country by 2050, according to a new French study which predicts the global population to surge to 9.7 billion people by the middle of the century.
Oct 01, 2013
World doesn't have enough resources to support elderly populationThe world is aging so fast that most countries are not prepared to support their swelling numbers of elderly people, according to a global study being issued on Tuesday by the United Nations and an elder rights group.
Oct 31, 2011
Slideshow: The consequences of a seven billion populationA look at some images that highlight the dangers of a growing population.