August 26, 2021 7:20 am
Mohd Shahid, Manoj Kumar Jha write: Fertility rates are reflective of the progress in respective states on schooling, income levels, decline in neonatal and infant mortality rates and increase in the contraceptive prevalence rate.
July 15, 2021 7:39 am
Rajasthan Youth Congress president and MLA Ganesh Ghogra also said there is a need for a law for population control.
March 16, 2021 8:50 am
The state needs to do three things: incentivise later marriages and child births, make contraception easy for women and promote women’s labour force participation.
July 15, 2020 10:37 am
India is also forecasted to have the second largest net immigration in 2100, with an estimated half a million more people immigrating to India in 2100 than emigrating out.
May 07, 2020 10:57 am
In the US, the sixth highest country in terms of expected number of births, over 3.3 million babies are projected to be born between March 11 and December 16.
August 30, 2019 12:30 pm
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.
January 02, 2019 12:34 am
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.
December 05, 2014 5:15 am
How government addresses the jobs challenge will make the difference.
December 09, 2013 9:25 am
I hate India being called as a developing nation. I want it to be known as a developed nation," Amitabh Bachchan said.
February 04, 2011 6:29 pm
The growth of India's population was likely to come down by over five per cent in Census 2011...