India population growth

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Explained: How India and the world are ageing

From UN population report, takeaways: twice as many over-65 persons as under-5s by 2050, rising populations in some countries and falling in others, life expectancy gap between rich & poor countries.

Explained Snippets: Of 4 lakh New Year babies, 70,000 in India alone

Over one-sixth of those babies — 69,944 —will have been born in India, out of a quarter born in South Asia alone, according to the estimates released on New Year’s Day.


Dividend or nightmare

How government addresses the jobs challenge will make the difference.

Amitabh Bachchan: I hate India being called a developing nation

I hate India being called as a developing nation. I want it to be known as a developed nation," Amitabh Bachchan said.

'India's population growth to fall 5%'

The growth of India's population was likely to come down by over five per cent in Census 2011...