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China fast catching as global economic power, US at top: Survey

China fast catching as global economic power, US at top: Survey

China is fast catching up as a global economic power, while the public perception around the world is that the US still remains at the top, according to a new survey in 38 countries including India.

Jul 14, 2017, 14:10 PM IST
`Muslim births to overtake Christian births in 20 years, Islam to become largest faith by century-end`

`Muslim births to overtake Christian births in 20 years, Islam to become largest faith by century-end`

While Christianity remained the largest religious group globally in 2015 - comprising almost a third (31 percent) of the world's 7.3 billion people - its number is in decline in Europe.

Apr 06, 2017, 13:12 PM IST
Hindus, Muslims least educated religious groups in world, Jews world's best educated: Survey

Hindus, Muslims least educated religious groups in world, Jews world's best educated: Survey

The vast majority of the world's Hindus live in India (94%) or in the bordering countries of Nepal (2.3%) and Bangladesh (1.2%).

Dec 14, 2016, 23:38 PM IST

US' unauthorised immigrants same in last 5 yrs: Report

The number of unauthorised immigrants in the US has remained almost same between 2009 and 2014 even as the count of those coming from India has gone up by 130,000 in the same period, according to a report.

Sep 21, 2016, 09:11 AM IST
Data privacy in app-verse challenging: Study

Data privacy in app-verse challenging: Study

 A study released Tuesday by the Pew Research Center found 235 types of permissions on more than one million apps in the Google Play Store.

Nov 11, 2015, 13:24 PM IST
Only 7% Pakistanis have faith in Narendra Modi

Only 7% Pakistanis have faith in Narendra Modi

Narendra Modi, who became the Indian Prime Minister after securing a huge victory in the 2014 General Election, has huge support in Vietnam.

Sep 03, 2015, 15:30 PM IST

Pinterest, Instagram users doubled since 2012: Study

Americans using social media and messaging apps have doubled in the past few years as per a study.

Aug 20, 2015, 14:45 PM IST

Most Brits want to stay in EU: Poll

An overwhelming majority of young Brits want to remain within the EU, a new poll showed Tuesday, adding that as the euro crisis fades support for European integration is rebounding.

Jun 03, 2015, 03:34 AM IST

United States becoming 'less Christian', finds study

The United States is becoming a little less Christian, and a little more unaffiliated to any faith, a major study on the nation`s changing religious landscape suggested Tuesday.

May 12, 2015, 10:01 AM IST
India to have largest Muslim population by 2050: Report

India to have largest Muslim population by 2050: Report

Hindus will become the world's third largest population by 2050, while India will overtake Indonesia as the country with the largest Muslim population, according to a new study.

Apr 03, 2015, 08:31 AM IST
Only 20 percent Indians have access to Internet: Study

Only 20 percent Indians have access to Internet: Study

Only 20 per cent in India have access to the internet at least occasionally while a mere 14 per cent own a smartphone, a new study conducted across 32 emerging and developing nations has found.

Mar 23, 2015, 16:51 PM IST

India had highest level of social hostilities in 2013: Study

India had the highest level of social hostilities involving a religion and China had the most government restrictions in 2013, according to a new study by an American think-tank.

Feb 27, 2015, 12:54 PM IST

India has highest religious social hostilities: Study

India had the highest level of social hostilities involving religion in 2013, while China had the highest level of government restrictions on religious beliefs and practices, according to a new study.

Feb 27, 2015, 11:55 AM IST

Privacy could be 'a priced luxury' in 10 years, says Pew report

 A report by Pew Research Center suggests that privacy in the next ten years will be more of a luxury.

Jan 07, 2015, 18:43 PM IST

Email, Internet remain top workplace tools: Study

The Pew Research Center found 61 percent of those surveyed cited email as "very important" for their jobs and 54 percent said the same for the Internet.

Dec 30, 2014, 23:16 PM IST

Open Internet threats loom: study

The report is not based on a random poll, but instead an opt-in survey of people deemed experts or affiliated with certain organizations.

Jul 03, 2014, 19:42 PM IST

Habits of Facebook users revealed!

Facebook turns ten and a reality-check of its users reportedly points to their irksome habits like oversharing, unasked tagging and even the feeling of jealousy!

Feb 04, 2014, 17:11 PM IST

Facebook dominates in US rush to social networking

The surge into social networks is gaining pace among Americans, with Facebook dominating but with many people using multiple platforms, a study showed Monday.

Dec 31, 2013, 10:51 AM IST

Twitter key source for `mobile` news: Survey

Twitter is finding a niche among younger US adults who monitor the messaging service for news on mobile devices, a survey showed today.

Nov 05, 2013, 09:48 AM IST

Facebook becoming a key player in news: Study

Facebook is becoming a key source of news for users of the huge social network, even if people discover articles mostly by happenstance, a study showed Thursday.

Oct 24, 2013, 22:17 PM IST