Population experts say introducing population control measures similar to the one being drafted in Uttar Pradesh, as previously mooted by BJP officials in the city, makes no sense in Bengaluru. The policy denies social benefits and government jobs to those with more than two children. A city’s population is determinedRead More →

Assam’s government on Friday accepted a request from the opposition Congress to postpone a discussion on population control within the Muslim community, although President Biswajit Daimary allowed it. As Congress was about to stage a walkout as its demand was not met, Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pijush Hazarika said the governmentRead More →

Assam government agrees to request to postpone discussion on population control among Muslims Guwahati: Assam’s government on Friday accepted a request from the opposition Congress to postpone a discussion on population control within the Muslim community, although President Biswajit Daimary allowed it. As Congress was about to stage a walkoutRead More →

Believing that the growing population is an obstacle to the country’s development, Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) leader Raj Thackeray on Thursday spoke in favor of putting in place mandatory population control measures in the country. “Since the population has become a major obstacle to the development process, the time hasRead More →

Image source: PTI Population control: Nitish Kumar ticks off BJP, says educating women is my way of controlling ‘population explosion’ Amid a clamor for a BJP law to control the population, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has said educating and empowering women is his way of controlling the “population explosion”.Read More →

The government of Uttar Pradesh population control bill – the UP Population (Control, Stabilization and Welfare) Bill, 2021 – has recently become the latest salvo Indian political leaders have fired in their bid to manage a “population explosion” which they say is hampering the development of the ‘India. In hisRead More →

Emmanuel Lufadeju, national coordinator, Rotary’s Reproductive, Maternal, and Child Health (RMCH), said family planning is not an act of population control as some people misinterpret it. Professor Lafadeju told Jos this on Tuesday when Rotary RMCH donated family planning equipment through the state Department of Health to 10 selected healthRead More →

Image source: PTI (FILE). Asaduddin Owaisi criticizes the government’s population control bill. Ahead of the 2022 Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections, AIMIM leader Asaduddin Owaisi blamed the Uttar Pradesh government for the colossal mishandling of the COVID-19 crisis and sneered. opposed to the recently introduced Uttar Pradesh Population Control Bill. AddressingRead More →

NEW DELHI, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Mobius Foundation in partnership with WION takes the government’s vision of India moving forward and launched a year-long social initiative called “Mission Sustainability – Population v/s Planet”. The campaign kicked off with a two-hour thought leadership conclave on February 20, 2021. The launchRead More →

At a time when population control measures in places like Uttar Pradesh and Lakshadweep are widely debated, a diocese in Kerala is offering services like monthly assistance, educational facilities and medical care to families with five children or more. Concerns about dwindling population have prompted the Eparchy of Pala inRead More →

LUCKNOW The All-India Shia Personal Law Board (AISPLB) on Monday condemned the UP government’s proposed population control bill and said the government should instead focus on education, employment and reconsider the two-child policy bill with incentives. . Members of the Executive Committee (EC) of the Board of Trustees gathered inRead More →

Madhya Pradesh is India’s sixth most populous state according to the 2011 census (File) Bhopal: The Uttar Pradesh government’s controversial proposal for population control has drawn attention in Madhya Pradesh, with ruling BJP members demanding a similar law in their state. Some of those calling for such measures lashed outRead More →

INDORE: Advocating population control measures to spur growth in the country, Rajya Sabha Congressman Vivek Tankha said on Saturday that genuine efforts will only be sustained if they are not designed to garner money votes and winning elections. “The intention must be sincere not just to win the election, otherwiseRead More →

Amid pressure for a policy of population control by some Bharatiya Janata Party-led states, Congress leader Shashi Tharoor on Saturday alleged that the BJP’s motive for raising the issue was political and aimed at targeting a “particular community”. The former Union minister said the population debate was “completely misplaced” andRead More →

Through PTI PATNA: Lok Janshakti party leader Chirag Paswan on Thursday voiced his disapproval of legislative measures to control population growth, departing from the stance taken by the BJP, his preferred alliance partner. The embattled LJP leader, who was stuck within his own party following a political coup staged byRead More →

I’m old enough to remember when, along with debt and deficit reduction, anti-protectionism and so-called “family values”, a strong opposition to population control was one of the fundamental principles of the conservative movement and the Republican Party. But apparently, like debt and deficit reduction, anti-protectionism and so-called ‘family values’, strongRead More →

GANDHINAGAR: The BJP-led government of Gujarat plans to introduce a population control law ahead of the 2022 parliamentary elections, along the lines of that proposed by the government of Uttar Pradesh. Nitin Patel, Deputy Chief Minister and Government Spokesperson, said on Tuesday: “The Government of Gujarat will first study newRead More →

Population dynamics can pose both challenges and opportunities to development efforts depending on the resource availability ratio Human population control is the practice of artificially altering the growth rate of a human population that has been implemented by limiting the population’s birth rate, usually by government mandate. Factors such asRead More →

Striking at those who criticize the Yogi Adityanath government’s moves to stabilize the population in Uttar Pradesh, Union Minority Affairs Minister Abbas Naqvi said on Sunday that people doing politics or giving community color to such efforts were “enemies” of the state and the country. . While addressing the newlyRead More →

Recently, there have been many debates in India about population control. Unfortunately, some Muslim spokespersons and various opposition political parties think that it is a question of controlling the birth rates of minorities, without realizing that it is a necessity for all Indians in order to become a country ofRead More →

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Tracy Stone Manning, President Biden nominated to head the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), argued in her graduation thesis that Americans must engage in population control to protect the environment. Stone-Manning has previously come under fire in recent weeks for her connectionRead More →

By PTI GUWAHATI: Lok Sabha Congress MP Gaurav Gogoi on Wednesday alleged that Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma was following his Uttar Pradesh counterpart Yogi Adityanaths in proposing a population policy which he called it “unscientific and outdated”. Sarma had recently said that the state government will gradually implementRead More →

The Law Commission Chairman’s statement comes a day after Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma announced his government’s proposed population control policy. However, the UP government has not issued any official confirmation of a law formulated along the same lines. Aditya Nath Mittal, Chairman of the Uttar Pradesh Law CommissionRead More →

Grandstand web deskNew Delhi, April 21 Bollywood actor Kangana Ranaut has called on the Indian government to have a stricter policy on population control. Ranaut, who is often outspoken about his opinions and generally indifferent to criticism, wrote on Twitter: “We need strong laws for population control, enough electoral politics,Read More →

Center said he was against forced family planning. (Representative) New Delhi: The Center told the Supreme Court that India is unequivocally against forcing family planning on its people and that any compulsion to have a certain number of children is counterproductive and leads to demographic distortions. . In an affidavitRead More →

[Editor’s note: The following post was submitted by Lauren Salmiery, National Field Director for the Population Connection Action Fund in response to an essay published by Policy Watch on Nov. 20 entitled “A 1960s population control organization rebranded in 2002. Now it’s recruiting UNC students.”] In response to “A 1960sRead More →