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POPULATION CONTROL NEWS

Levy higher property tax on those with more than two kids: Delhi councillor

December 03, 2019 12:13 pm

Property tax rates have not been raised in SDMC areas since 2012-13, even as the financial condition of the South body has been deteriorating. Of late, the SDMC has been struggling to pay salaries to sanitation staff, doctors and teachers.

World Population Day 2019: Know the history, theme and significance

July 11, 2019 9:53 am

The United Nations recognises World Population day as an important event to spread information regarding population-related issues across the globe.

PILs in SC for strict population control measures

February 18, 2018 10:56 am

The petitions, filed by advocates Anuj Saxena, Prathvi Raj Chauhan and Priya Sharma, claimed that statistics relating to population growth indicate that by 2022, the population of India is likely to pass the 1.5 billion mark.

Campaign to be launched for strict population control

July 09, 2017 4:10 am

Agricultural scientist M S Swaminathan, Olympian Yogeshwar Dutt and singer Suresh Wadekar are expected to be present at the launch.

Najma Heptullah advocates small family with two kids

April 24, 2016 7:24 pm

The population explosion has eaten into resources and the infrastructure and damaged the country's environment. People need land, air and water, she said.

Punjab minister’s history lesson: Religion has always helped control population

July 12, 2015 2:47 am

Health Minister Surjit Kumar Jayani also claimed that in 'ancient times', saints and gurus were successful in controlling the population.

Revisiting an outrage

November 18, 2014 1:16 am

In the wrong hands, sterilisation remains an immoral, intrusive act.

Population control imperative for Bihar's development: Sushil Kumar Modi

September 25, 2011 5:08 pm

Modi emphasised on the need for various measures to bring under control the population growth rate in Bihar.

China achieves slower rate of population growth

February 28, 2011 4:32 pm

Nation with world’s highest population hits a modest 1.341 billion.

Govt proposes four-point agenda for population control

November 11, 2010 6:56 pm

The Centre will set up a separate division in the Health Ministry dedicated to the cause.