Population

Swami Govind Dev Giri makes controversial statement on population

Watch what controversial statement Hindu religious leader Govind Dev Giri made on which a row of argument have come up from social and political leaders.

Nov 26, 2017, 17:14 PM IST
Pakistan's population surges to 208 million: Statistics office

Pakistan's population surges to 208 million: Statistics office

Pakistan`s population has risen to 208 million people, the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics said on Friday, after the South Asian nation conducted its first census in 19 years.

Aug 25, 2017, 18:04 PM IST

65 per cent Egyptian families have nine children: Minister

About 62 per cent of Egyptian mothers are illiterate.

Jul 31, 2017, 10:46 AM IST
India, not China, is most populous nation in the world now, claims Chinese demographer

India, not China, is most populous nation in the world now, claims Chinese demographer

This CLAIM by an independent Chinese demographer has sparked a major debate.

May 24, 2017, 19:26 PM IST
Pakistan government to conduct first census in 19 years

Pakistan government to conduct first census in 19 years

After a hiatus of 19 years, the Pakistani Government will be conducting the sixth housing and population census beginning March 15.

Mar 13, 2017, 15:35 PM IST

Sweden crosses 10-million population threshold

Swedish authorities say the Scandinavian country today has statistically crossed the 10-million population threshold.

Jan 20, 2017, 15:43 PM IST
'Population of Muslims has increased' - BJP MP Giriraj Singh asks Hindus to produce more children

'Population of Muslims has increased' - BJP MP Giriraj Singh asks Hindus to produce more children

Union Minister Giriraj Singh on Monday said Hindus should seriously think of increasing their population in the country by producing more children.

Oct 24, 2016, 13:58 PM IST

Fewer Indians using contraception, despite better awareness

India's population, now estimated at 1.32 billion, is expected to surpass China's within the next six years and reach 1.7 billion by 2050, according to World Health Organisation projections.

Aug 29, 2016, 16:24 PM IST

Five contraceptive methods you should know about!

India is predicted to overtake China as the world's most populous nation by 2050.

Jul 11, 2016, 16:17 PM IST
1% of world's population holds half its wealth: Report

1% of world's population holds half its wealth: Report

Some 18.5 million households around the world have at least USD 1 million worth of assets, for a total of USD 78.8 trillion -- or about the same size as global annual economic output -- Boston Consulting Group's annual report on global private wealth says.

Jun 07, 2016, 23:19 PM IST

Economic growth no longer translates into more greenhouse gas: IEA

Global economic growth did not translate into more harmful greenhouse gas emissions from the energy sector last year, the IEA said on Wednesday, a strong indication that growth and increased pollution no longer go hand in hand.

Mar 16, 2016, 18:11 PM IST

China to limit family size for up to 30 years, despite concerns

China will stick to family planning restrictions for up to 30 years, a senior Chinese official said on Monday, rejecting concern that limits on the number of children had shrunk the pool of workers needed to support an aging population.

Jan 11, 2016, 12:17 PM IST

PM Modi faces questions on intolerance, Gujarat violence in UK

Western Media including BBC and The Guardian tries to corner PM Modi over Intolerance and Gujarat Riots. We Zee News asks why Western Media is intolerant about India.

Nov 13, 2015, 20:22 PM IST

As Muslims and Christians' numbers rise, RSS urges govt to revise population control policy

An RSS leader, Alok Joshi, outlined the reasons for exponential growth of the two communities.

Nov 07, 2015, 00:21 AM IST

Only 4.5 percent population is graduate or above: Census

Only 4.5 percent of the population in the country is educated upto the level of graduate or above while a majority of 32.6 percent population is not even educated upto the primary school level.

Nov 06, 2015, 21:57 PM IST

RSS advocates reviewing population policy to maintain balance among communities

RSS advocates reviewing population policy to keep a balance between communities of Muslims, Christians and Hindus.

Nov 01, 2015, 14:28 PM IST
BJP MP Giriraj Singh backs RSS stand, says population control important for development of any nation

BJP MP Giriraj Singh backs RSS stand, says population control important for development of any nation

Population control is very important for development of any nation, says Giriraj Singh.

Nov 01, 2015, 11:10 AM IST

DNA: Hindu population down below 80%, Muslims at 14%

The latest census data on the population of religious groups, released by the Modi government on Tuesday, shows a 0.7 percent decline in the Hindu population, while a growth of 0.8 percent has been

Aug 26, 2015, 16:53 PM IST

Watch: 15 reports from 15 cities of India

15 reporters reporting from 15 cities of India

Aug 25, 2015, 21:08 PM IST

Government releases Indian population statistics

The Indian government has released statistics of the country's population based on religion, according to which, the Hindu population has a 0.7% decrease whereas, Muslim population has increased by

Aug 25, 2015, 20:33 PM IST