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Ramdev wants third child shouldn't get voting-rights, Giriraj supports him
Politics

Ramdev wants third child shouldn't get voting-rights, Giriraj supports him

On Sunday, renowned yoga guru Baba Ramdev spoke about population control and sparked a debate. He said the government should introduce a law wherein the third child isn't allowed to vote. This, he opined, will curb India's rising population.
India's population grew at 1.2% average annual-rate between 2010-2019: Report
World

India's population grew at 1.2% average annual-rate between 2010-2019: Report

India's population grew at an average annual rate of 1.2% between 2010 and 2019 to 1.36 billion, more than double the annual growth rate of China, according to a report by the United Nations Population Fund.
Why Facebook is using AI to map global population density
Science

Why Facebook is using AI to map global population density

If you are familiar with Facebook's practices, you already know that the company has got some crazy projects in the works, be it the merging of different messaging services or creating a mind-reading machine.
Worried about population, Jain-community wants couples to have more children
India

Worried about population, Jain-community wants couples to have more children

In a bizarre news, the Jain community in India has distributed sops to young couples asking them to give birth to more than two children.
Chandrababu Naidu wants Andhra Pradesh people to have more kids
Politics

Chandrababu Naidu wants Andhra Pradesh people to have more kids

To reap the benefits of a few population-related schemes, Andhra Pradesh CM Chandrababu Naidu has asked people of the state to have more kids.
India's elderly population to cross 340 million by 2050
India

India's elderly population to cross 340 million by 2050

The Indian Government is taking steps to ensure proper care of India's elderly people whose population will cross 340 million by 2050, Minister of State for Health Anupriya Patel on Friday said.
Study says India's population growth rate is highly overestimated
India

Study says India's population growth rate is highly overestimated

India'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.
Children are 'prasad', every Hindu should have at-least five: BJP-MLA
India

Children are 'prasad', every Hindu should have at-least five: BJP-MLA

While India is on the verge of becoming the most populated country in the world, this BJP-MLA has come up with a bizarre ideology for population control.
UN: Delhi to be world's most populous city by 2028
World

UN: Delhi to be world's most populous city by 2028

A recently-released UN report on urban population estimates that around 68% of the world's population will be living in cities by 2050, and a bulk of that will be concentrated in three countries - India, China, and Nigeria.

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