population control

BJP raising population issue for political motive, to target ‘particular community’, says Congress leader Shashi Tharoor

 Congress leader Shashi Tharoor said a push for a population control policy by some Bharatiya Janata Party-ruled states is "thinly-concealed motivation" to target a "particular community".

Jul 18, 2021, 11:40 AM IST

Education needs attention to reduce population, says Bihar Minister Renu Devi

Amidst the ongoing debate on population control in the country, the Health Minister of Rajasthan says that 'not two, only one child is good'. Speaking on the population itself, Renu Devi, a minister in the Bihar government, has said that there is a need to focus on education to reduce the population.

Jul 14, 2021, 15:04 PM IST

Badi Bahas: New population policy against human rights - Darul Uloom Deoband

Darul Uloom Deoband has opposed the new population policy and called it against human rights. Deoband has said that what is the fault of those children whose parents will be deprived of government facilities.

Jul 13, 2021, 11:18 AM IST

Badi Bahas: Religious politics on population control?

A few months before the announcement of assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh, the controversy over population policy has intensified. Announcing the policy, UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said that increasing population is a hindrance in development, so reducing the fertility rate is very important. But the opposition has started questioning the intention of the government.

Jul 12, 2021, 11:14 AM IST

Opposition raises questions over Uttar Pradesh's new population policy, gives strange arguments

Population policy has been announced in Uttar Pradesh, after which politics has also started on it. The arguments that the opposition is giving about population are strange.

Jul 12, 2021, 08:58 AM IST

Population policy announced in UP

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath announced a new population policy for 2021-2030 on the occasion of World Population Day.

Jul 11, 2021, 14:12 PM IST

Population will be controlled only by 'Yogi model'?

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said that the increasing population is the 'root cause' of major problems including inequality.

Jul 11, 2021, 13:14 PM IST

First ask ministers to give info about their legitimate, illegitimate children: Congress leader Salman Khurshid on UP govt's new population control policy

The remark comes amid the Uttar Pradesh government introducing a new population policy for 2021-2030 which will offer several incentives to people with only two children. 

Jul 11, 2021, 13:13 PM IST

On World Population Day, investing in health is key to boost demographic dividend: experts

Experts agree unanimously that coercive population control measures are not the solution and could instead lead to a potential increase in sex-selection practices. This is likely to have a negative impact on the Child Sex Ratio, affecting Central Government campaigns such as the Beti Bachao Beti Padhao programme.

Jul 11, 2021, 11:00 AM IST

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Jul 11, 2021, 07:56 AM IST

UP: What is in the draft of population control bill?

The draft of the population control bill in UP has been prepared. This draft has been uploaded by the Law Commission on its website http://upslc.upsdc.gov.in/. Public opinion has been sought in this regard till July 19.

Jul 10, 2021, 14:46 PM IST

UP govt's proposal: Special incentives for people with 1 kid, disincentives for those with more than 2 children

With an aim to control the population, the Uttar Pradesh State Law Commission has released the first draft of the bill that is focused on this objective. CM Yogi Adityanath's government is likely to bring in a new population policy for 2021-2030, which is expected to be announced on World Population Day on July 11.

Jul 10, 2021, 13:04 PM IST

Uttar Pradesh to launch new policy on population control on July 11, aims at community-centric efforts

Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath said, "There is also a lack of awareness about population in certain communities and we therefore need community-centric awareness efforts."

Jul 09, 2021, 12:35 PM IST

Badi Bahas: 'Yogi Model' of Population Control

In the year 2000, the population of India had crossed 100 crores and then it was seen as an achievement but now it has become a big problem. In view of the problem of population explosion, the Yogi government has taken a big decision, but now politics has started on it.

Jun 27, 2021, 11:36 AM IST

Taal Thok Ke: Why Hindu-Muslim politics on population control?

Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma announced that the state government will gradually implement a two-child policy for availing benefits under specific schemes. On which politics has now intensified. In this segment of Taal Thok Ke, we will discuss - Why Hindu-Muslim politics on population control?

Jun 20, 2021, 18:58 PM IST

What are the necessary steps taken by India so far for population control?

Today, the population is becoming a problem not for any one country but for the whole world. Like other countries of the world, population control is becoming a serious issue in India. PM Modi had raised the issue of population explosion in 2019 from Red Fort. According to the United Nations report, India will overtake China by 2027 in terms of population. Population and climate change are interconnected, now the question is what are the necessary steps taken by India for population control so far.

Mar 13, 2021, 15:52 PM IST

Special Report: PM Modi's next goal is population control?

BJP Rajya Sabha MP Anil Agarwal shot off a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi demanding a bill in Parliament for population control. He has sought from the prime minister that in the name of national interest the population control bill be tabled in the upcoming Parliament session.

Aug 10, 2020, 14:52 PM IST

Is 'Population Control Bill' next in line for Modi Government?

Is 'Population Control Bill' next in line for Modi Government? Watch this video to know more on this.

Aug 09, 2020, 22:50 PM IST

Taal Thok Ke debate on population control in India

This is a special segment of Taal Thok Ke in which we bring you a panel discussion on concurrent issues. In today's episode of 'Taal Thok Ke' we will discuss population control in India.

Aug 09, 2020, 20:34 PM IST

BJP's Giriraj Singh bats for law for population control

BJP's Giriraj Singh calls for a law if people are not ready for family planning in India. He said we must learn a lesson from China wherein every minute 9 children produced while in India this rate is 33 births per minute and it should be stopped by law.

Feb 12, 2020, 21:44 PM IST