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Sri Lanka Inflation Dips Marginally To 61 Per Cent In November

In November, Sri Lanka's inflation rate dipped to 61%, down from 66 percent in October, the country's statistics office reported, as the economy showed signs of improvement.

30 November 2022

India Gate in New Delhi.

Delhi Delimitation Exercise Likely To Be Completed By November

Delhi: Sources aware of the development said that regular meetings are being conducted to fast track the entire exercise.


Extreme Poverty In India Declined By 12.3 Percentage Points During 2011-19: World Bank

India has not released a new household consumption survey since the NSS from 2011. By extension, the country has not released any official estimates of poverty and inequality for over a decade now, added the paper...


 Census, NPR Database Declared As Critical Information Infrastructure

Census, NPR Database Declared As Critical Information Infrastructure

Government agencies have declared certain Census and National Population Register databases to be critical information (NPR).

09 November 2022

Calculating MPs', MLAs' Vote Value Based On 1971 Census Matter Of Concern: Delhi Assembly Speaker

Goel, however, said the number of seats has been increased in the state Assemblies as well as the Parliament, so the calculation of value of electors’ votes in Presidential election should also be updated.


RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat Concerned Over ‘Severe Demographic Imbalances’ In India

RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat has called for reformulation Of National Population Policy, keeping in view the country’s ‘limited resources’.

15 October 2021

UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak

Indians Make Up Largest Foreign-Born Residents In UK

The top three countries of birth outside the UK for England and Wales remain unchanged as India, Poland and Pakistan since the last census 10 years ago, with the numbers rising across all categories – India from 694,000,...

08 November 2022

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Nitish Urges PM Modi For Caste Census In Bihar, Tejashwi Wants Count Across India

A caste-based census will help in formulating various development plans effectively, Nitish Kumar said.

23 August 2021

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20 August 2021
Nitish, Tejashwi Find Common Ground On The Caste Census

Nitish, Tejashwi Find Common Ground On The Caste Census

Has India’s OBC population gone way beyond the 27 per cent counted in 1931? The only way to know for sure is to count again: Bihar’s political foes are one...


12 August 2021
As Politics Over OBCs Hots Up In Odisha, BJD Seeks Law To End 50% Cap On Reservation

As Politics Over OBCs Hots Up In Odisha, BJD Seeks Law To End 50% Cap On Reservation

Odisha is among the few states which are yet to accord 27% reservation to OBCs because of the 50% cap imposed by the apex court in the Indra Sawhney case.


12 August 2021
‘Rajnath Singh Promised Caste Census In 2018, Why Backtrack Now?' NDA Allies Up The Ante

‘Rajnath Singh Promised Caste Census In 2018, Why Backtrack Now?' NDA Allies Up The Ante

The central government’s negative response to a caste-based census has angered its important constituents


11 August 2021
BJP Eyes Socio-Economic Caste Census As A Long Term Project

BJP Eyes Socio-Economic Caste Census As A Long Term Project

Sources tell Outlook that a Socio-Economic Caste Census (SECC) is under 'active consideration' and this would not be a part of the decennial census but...


09 August 2021
Demand For Caste Census Is Not A Political Issue, But Social: Bihar CM Nitish Kumar

Demand For Caste Census Is Not A Political Issue, But Social: Bihar CM Nitish Kumar

'I have learnt that my letter had reached the Prime Minister’s Office on August 4. I am looking forward to a response', said Nitish Kumar.


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30 June 2021
Intense Heatwave Scorches Northwest US

Intense Heatwave Scorches Northwest US

The heatwave has forced schools and businesses to close in the area


21 February 2021
Ramdas Athawale Calls For Caste-Based Census, Reservation For Marathas

Ramdas Athawale Calls For Caste-Based Census, Reservation For Marathas

Ramdas Athawale also demanded that Marathas be given reservations without disturbing the quota for other castes and communities.


24 January 2021
US Citizenship Data Is Latest Rollback Of Donald Trump Census Efforts

US Citizenship Data Is Latest Rollback Of Donald Trump Census Efforts

After recent order by Biden, the Census Bureau said none of the data from the 2020 census would include information on citizenship or immigration status, at...


23 September 2019
Amit Shah Proposes Idea Of Multipurpose ID Card, Says Next Census To Be Done Digitally

Amit Shah Proposes Idea Of Multipurpose ID Card, Says Next Census To Be Done Digitally

Home Minister Amit Shah said the 2021 census would be the most costly exercise done so far, with a total of Rs 12,000 crore was being spent this time.


23 January 2019
Sushil Kumar Modi Says Centre Will Conduct Caste-Wise Census In 2021

Sushil Kumar Modi Says Centre Will Conduct Caste-Wise Census In 2021

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, during his weekly Lok Samvad programme on January 21, had also favoured caste-wise census in 2021.


07 August 2017
'Skeleton' Mother In Mumbai Flat Welcomes US-Return Techie Son

'Skeleton' Mother In Mumbai Flat Welcomes US-Return Techie Son

Rituraj visits India to meet his mother either once a year or every six months. He last spoke to her in April last year.


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