August 05, 2020 1:59 pm
Health economist with the Chandigarh-based Centre for Rural and Industrial Development Aswini Kumar Nanda attributed the high positivity rate between persons aged 21 to 40 years to their “more mobility”.
May 31, 2016 7:13 am
Child marriage down since 2001 but still rampant, show Census data; trend of underage marriages common to Hindus and Muslims; 78 lakh girls were married even before they had turned 10.
September 05, 2015 10:21 am
The interesting back-and-forth debate on Christians and conversions based on the recent Census religion figures
September 02, 2015 1:03 am
The Muslim community has registered a moderate 0.8 per cent growth to touch 17.22 crore in the 10 year period between 2001 and 2011, up from 13.8 crore, the census data said.
September 02, 2015 12:44 am
Once again, the debate on census population data on religion misses the point.
September 01, 2015 3:33 am
RSS Sarsanghchalak Mohan Bhagwat will be present through all the three days.
August 27, 2015 12:48 am
The Congress too saw a Bihar connect as it accused the government of trying to project the data only to show that the Muslim population was increasing, while the Hindu population was on the decline.
August 27, 2015 6:12 am
BJP leader, Unnao MP Sakshi Maharaj, to reassert their demand for a “Uniform Civil Code” and formation of laws to control population.
August 26, 2015 4:31 pm
The politics of what these figures could mean or what they could be 'spun' to mean is something to ponder.
August 27, 2015 10:29 am
The Muslim community has registered a moderate 0.8 per cent growth to touch 17.22 crore in the 10 year period between 2001 and 2011, up from 13.8 crore, while Hindus population showed a decline by 0.7 per cent at 96.63 crore during the period, the census data said.
August 28, 2015 2:03 pm