population control

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

Real problem in India is unemployment, not population: AIMIM supremo Asaduddin Owaisi tells RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat

AIMIM president Asaduddin Owaisi on Saturday said that unemployment and not population is the real problem in India.

Jan 19, 2020, 07:28 AM IST

Mohan Bhagwat's big statement on population control in India

Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh chief Mohan Bhagwat recently gave a statement that next step of RSS will be the policy of 2 children in a family, On which politics has already started.

Jan 18, 2020, 17:44 PM IST

Niti Aayog to prepare roadmap on population control in meeting on Friday

Government think-tank Niti Aayog will hold a consultation with top policymakers, experts and specialists to brainstorm on ways and means of strengthening India’s population policy and family planning programme on Friday, and will come up with a roadmap to work on controlling population in the country.

Dec 19, 2019, 19:14 PM IST

Badhir News: Special show for hearing impaired, August 15th, 2019

This is a special segment for hearing impaired which brings to you latest updates of the afternoon. Watch this video to know the latest news stories of the day.

Aug 15, 2019, 16:30 PM IST

PM Modi advocates for smaller families, calls population control form of 'patriotism'

Delivering his first Independence Day speech in the second term of the BJP government, Prime Minister Narendra Modi presented a wholistic speech touching upon a variety of issues from the ramparts of the Red Fort. He also briefly touched upon the topic of population control and the need for social awareness on the subject. #IndependenceDay #PMModiSpeech

Aug 15, 2019, 12:48 PM IST

PM Modi advocates for smaller families, calls population control form of 'patriotism'

India is home to about 1.35 billion people. The country's population is projected to touch 1.5 billion by 2030.

Aug 15, 2019, 11:30 AM IST

Third child should not be allowed to vote and contest elections: Baba Ramdev

Baba RamdevHe stressed that India will not be able to handle a population more than 150 crore.

May 27, 2019, 08:47 AM IST

Yoga guru Ramdev suggests population control measures: No voting right, govt services to third, higher children

Addressing a press conference here, he said the country's population should not be allowed to go beyond 150 crore.

May 27, 2019, 00:06 AM IST

Talk of South-North tax divide is mischief, focus on court pendencies instead

That the payment of taxes is without quid pro quo is a basic lesson in law schools.

Aug 27, 2018, 17:10 PM IST

Strong law needed on population control, otherwise India will suffer: Giriraj Singh

Narendra Modi had steered the BJP-led NDA to a historic victory in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections and had taken oath as the 15th Prime Minister of India on May 26.

May 24, 2018, 17:47 PM IST

South vs North: Not biased against any region, says PM Narendra Modi in Chennai over money sharing row

Modi claimed his government has suggested incentives to states that have controlled their population growth, but did not offer any details.

Apr 12, 2018, 14:36 PM IST

Caste, communists, cinema, Cauvery: Why BJP cannot jump easily over the C factors in southern India

The southern states are miles ahead or miles away from most of BJP's pet poll planks: national security, law and order, Hindutva and the fight against corruption.

Apr 10, 2018, 18:38 PM IST

Southern Finance Ministers meet to discuss revenue loss because of Modi government's proposal

The southern states feel they are being penalised for successfully implementing the Centre's programmes to control population growth, while at the same time rewarding the northern states for their abject failure on this count.

Apr 10, 2018, 13:44 PM IST

We need to resist: Siddaramaiah calls for CMs of southern states to oppose Modi government proposal

Concern and unity are growing in the south over the Modi government's proposal to divide Central funds on the basis of 2011 census.

Mar 23, 2018, 11:46 AM IST

Full text of letters MK Stalin wrote to PM Narendra Modi, 10 Chief Ministers warning of unfair financial allocations to states

Stalin had warned of grave discontent in the states that would be penalised for successfully controlling their populations.

Mar 21, 2018, 14:14 PM IST

Discontent and unrest: MK Stalin's warning to PM Narendra Modi on money share of states

Stalin has also written to the Chief Ministers of 10 states that will be affected by the Centre's decision, asking them to oppose the Centre. There isn't a single BJP or NDA CM on this list.

Mar 21, 2018, 13:47 PM IST

Two new contraceptives launched by Health Ministry to aid family planning

The two new contraceptives, an injectable contraceptive MPA under the ‘Antara’ programme and a contraceptive pill, ‘Chhaya’, in the public health system will expand the basket of contraceptive choices to meet the emerging needs of couples.

Sep 05, 2017, 18:34 PM IST

Disqualification of Assam MLAs, MPs for violating two-child norm: Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma

The Assam government will recommend to the Centre disqualification of MLAs and MPs who do not adhere to the proposed two-child norm, Health and Family Welfare Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said on Thursday.

May 04, 2017, 17:19 PM IST

RSS for persuasion to control population

As a religion-based Census showed growth of Muslims was faster than Hindus, RSS on Friday said it will adopt a policy of persuasion through education to control population and quoted the 'Quran' to claim it favours small families for those who can't afford to raise big ones.

Nov 06, 2015, 20:58 PM IST