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

On World Population Day, Indians number 127,42,39,769

India today recorded a population of 127,42,39,769, which is growing at a rate of 1.6 per cent a year, and could make the country the most populous in the world by 2050.

Rain mars walkathon on World Population Day

The constant downpour on Saturday morning marred the walkathon held by the health ministry to mark the World Population Day in Delhi.

On eve of World Population Day, Raje advocates for small family concept

Terming population growth a barrier to development, Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje urged the people of the state to follow the concept of small family and to maintain sex ratio.

Four million adolescent girls give birth every year in India

Four million adolescent girls in India aged 15-19 years give birth every year in India, according to the United Nations Population Fund.

New Delhi observes World Population Day

A marathon to mark the World Population Day was organized here on Wednesday.

35% of UPA ministers have more than two children

Do our politicians have the gumption to practice what they preach in public?

India leads growth in world population

India was the first country in the world to launch a national programme for family planning in 1952.