one-child policy

DNA Exclusive: Population control, China, and its altered norm of 3-child policy

Zee News Anchor Aditi Tyagi on Monday (May 31) discussed China’s policies over the years to regulate its population. She explained why the country, which once propagated the one-child policy is moving towards the three-child Policy.

May 31, 2021, 23:42 PM IST

How China's two-child policy can be unforgiving to parents of three

There is a growing demand in the country for a more lenient two-child policy even as reports suggest the country could be forced to remove all restrictions.

Feb 13, 2019, 19:52 PM IST

China`s population to grow 45 million by 2020: Plan

A draft five-year plan projected that China's population would grow to "around 1.42 billion" by 2020.

Mar 05, 2016, 09:30 AM IST

China admits people paid high price for one-child policy

China on Friday admitted that its people had to pay high price for its three-decade old one-child policy which it recently abolished, but maintained that it helped in checking population growth.

Mar 04, 2016, 22:19 PM IST

China scraps approvals for first, second children

China on Tuesday stopped requiring couples to apply for official approval before having a first or second child, following the end of one-child policy.

Jan 05, 2016, 20:42 PM IST

China ends one-child policy, couples allowed 2 kids from Jan 01, 2016

 Couples in China are now allowed to have two children as the new family planning law came into effect from Friday, ending the world's most populous country's

Jan 01, 2016, 16:46 PM IST

China struggles with IVF demand as one-child policy ends

The Nanfang clinic in China`s southern Guangdong province says it offers Chinese patients seeking in-vitro fertilization (IVF) the chance to choose the gender of their child, avoid stringent approval checks and snarling queues.

Dec 01, 2015, 02:46 AM IST

Two-child policy only after Parliament approval: China

The final plan for the two children policy will be ratified by the annual session of China's National People's Congress, (NPC).

Nov 02, 2015, 13:47 PM IST

DNA: China abandons one-child policy

China is globally infamous for its One Child Policy, but now it has been recalled. Check out our DNA test over this matter.

Oct 31, 2015, 00:04 AM IST

China scraps one-child policy, allows couples to have two children

China on Thursday scrapped its controversial decades-long one-child policy.

Oct 29, 2015, 17:52 PM IST

Over 53,000 couples apply for 2nd child in Beijing

More than 53,000 couples here have applied for a second child since the city of over 20 million people changed its controversial one-child policy in early 2014 after China relaxed its family planning rules.

Oct 25, 2015, 16:29 PM IST

China mulls allowing second child for all couples

China, the world`s most populous country which once strictly followed the one-child norm, is now considering allowing a second child for all couples.

Jul 23, 2015, 11:36 AM IST

China denies full roll back of one-child policy

China Friday denied that it would completely roll back its three decades old one-child policy and permit all couples to have two children from next month.

Apr 10, 2015, 17:58 PM IST

Hit by one-child policy, China shuts down five schools

China's over three-decade-old one- child policy has resulted in the closing down of five high schools in the last four years in a county that has been proud of being a pioneer in implementing the controversial norm that has been blamed for the looming demographic crisis.

Jan 06, 2015, 15:16 PM IST

China family planning: Decades of putting all eggs in one basket

China`s Communist Party leaders have praised their one-child policy for preventing the population from spiralling out of control, but critics say it has spawned decades of forced abortions, infanticide and child trafficking.

Oct 06, 2014, 14:30 PM IST

Nearly 20,000 couples allowed to have second child in Beijing?

 Nearly 20,000 couples have been allowed to have a second child in Beijing under China's controversial One Child Policy, which was recently modified to meet demographic challenges.

Sep 07, 2014, 14:12 PM IST

Most Chinese provinces relax one-child policy

China is steadily moving towards easing its once mandatory one-child policy as 29 of the 31 provincial regions in the world`s most populous nation have relaxed the decades-old law, allowing couples to have to have two children if either parent is an only child.

Jul 10, 2014, 17:33 PM IST

Most Chinese provinces relax one-child policy

The change in policy will allow couples to have a second baby if either parent is an only child, Xinhua reported.

Jul 10, 2014, 15:24 PM IST

Chinese hospitals to add beds for birth boom

Chinese hospitals would add more beds to cope with an expected baby boom as a result of the country`s loosened one-child policy, an official said Thursday.

May 29, 2014, 14:58 PM IST

Shanghai relaxes one-child policy

Shanghai`s legislature Tuesday passed an amendment to relax the city`s birth control policy, becoming the sixth region in China to allow couples to have a second child if either parent is an only child.

Feb 25, 2014, 15:16 PM IST