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16 January, 2019 9:19 AM "People Who Are Less Educated Have More Children": Sushil Modi

Government should educate more people to control the population of the country as "less educated people have more children", claimed Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi on Tuesday. "Shiksha har samasya ka samadhaan hai. Agar parivaar ki sankhya ghatana hai to shikshit kar dijiye. Koi parivar niyojan ki zaroorat nahi hai (Education is the solution 170

16 January, 2019 8:57 AM Vitamin D Supplements Not Beneficial For Elderly Over 70: 5 Vitamin D-Rich Foods

Contrary to popular belief, vitamin D supplements are of no benefit to the people over 70. As you grow old your bone density tends to weaken, there is an increased risk of falls and fractures and impairment in muscle function. This is why in old age one is advised to up their intake of vitamin D. But contrary to popular belief, vitamin D supplements 217

8 January, 2019 4:27 PM Facing Anger Over Citizenship Bill, Centre Offers Scheduled Tribe Status To 6 Assam Communities

The decision, if implemented, will benefit the Tai Ahom, Tea, Koch Raj Bongshi, Chutia, Moran and Matak tribes, and turn Assam into a tribal state. With Assam witnessing shutdowns and massive protests against the Citizen (Amendment) Bill tabled in the Lok Sabha today, the Narendra Modi government is trying to push through a major decision aimed at pleasing 113

8 January, 2019 7:23 AM Centre's 10% Quota Announcement An Election Stunt, Says Mayawati

BSP chief Mayawati said her party, however, welcomes the "immature" move. Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati today said the Union Cabinet's decision to provide 10 per cent reservation in education and government jobs to the economically weaker sections is an "election stunt and political gimmick" of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). "BSP's demand 61

4 January, 2019 12:43 PM China's Population Growth May Begin To Decline From 2030: Report

The population of China is expected to reach its peak in 2029 and then decline from 2030 onward, a report published in People's Daily said on Friday. The "Green Book of Population and Labour" report by the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences said that in 2029, China's population will be 1.44 billion and will start declining from the following year onward 55

2 January, 2019 9:01 AM 123 crore Aadhaar cards issued to people: Govt tells Rajya Sabha

Nearly 123 crore Aadhaar cards have been issued to people, Union Minister Hansraj Ahir said in the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday. Replying to a written question, Ahir said as per the 2011 census, the population of India is 121,08,54,977. The UIDAI has issued a total of 122.90 crore Aadhaar cards as on November 30, 2018, he said, adding that 6.71 crore cards 53

28 December, 2018 2:32 PM Bills On Right To Refuse, Non-Vegetarian Food, Cow Population In Lok Sabha

Employees should be able to switch off once they leave their offices or during holidays; no non-vegetarian food should be served at government events; and there should an authority to stabilise population of cows. These were some of the private members' bills introduced in the Lok Sabha today. Supriya Sule of the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) presented 59

18 December, 2018 11:16 AM Decided Not To Allow Driverless Cars In India: Nitin Gadkari

Union minister Nitin Gadkari said that India isn't ready for autonomous cars yet which could possibly hamper employment potential, at a time when creating jobs is necessary. With the global automotive universe moving towards autonomous vehicles - be in semi autonomous with the likes of Tesla's autopilot or fully autonomous Level 5 cars that are expected 94

17 December, 2018 6:32 PM Cabinet approves establishment of AIIMS in Tamil Nadu, Telangana

New Delhi: The Union Cabinet has approved the establishment of two more All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), one in Tamil Nadu's Madurai and the other in Telangana's Bibinagar with the cost of Rs 1,264 crore and Rs 1,028 crore respectively. The announcement was made by Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Monday. According to an official 105

10 December, 2018 5:55 AM Maharashtra civic body elections live updates

The counting of votes for two municipal corporations - Ahmednagar and Dhule - in Maharashtra has began on Monday. Polling for 74-member Dhule and 68-member Ahmednagar civic corporations were conducted on Sunday morning. Mumbai: The counting of votes for two municipal corporations - Ahmednagar and Dhule - in Maharashtra has begun on Monday. Polling for 74-member 65