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  • Urbanisation Trends: EIU

    Why in News Recently, the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) survey released a ranking of the fastest-growing urban areas across the world which...

    14 Jan 2020 Indian Society

  • World Hindi Day

    World Hindi Day is celebrated every year on January 10 to promote the Hindi language all around the world. It was first celebrated in 2006 to...

    11 Jan 2020 Indian Society

  • Tulu Language

    Why in News There has been growing demand to include Tulu in the Eighth Schedule of the Constitution. At present, Tulu is not an official language...

    07 Jan 2020 Indian Society

  • Tribes in Assam

    Why in News The anti-Citizenship (Amendment) Act protests have brought demands of the Adivasis and tea tribes in Assam to the forefront. The...

    04 Jan 2020 Indian Society

  • Khond Tribe

    Khond are people of the hills and jungles of Odisha state. They speak Kui and its southern dialect, Kuwi, of the Dravidian language family. Most...

    27 Dec 2019 Indian Society

  • Steps to Curb Abuse of Synthetic Drugs

    Why in News To deal with the problem of abuse of synthetic drugs and New Psychotropic Substances (NPS), the government is considering generic...

    22 Nov 2019 Indian Society

  • Jiyo Parsi Scheme

    The Ministry of Minority Affairs initiated the Jiyo Parsi Scheme in 2013 to check the declining Parsi population. The main objective of the scheme...

    22 Oct 2019 Indian Society

  • Jiyo Parsi Scheme

    The Ministry of Minority Affairs initiated the Jiyo Parsi Scheme in 2013 to check the declining Parsi population. The main objective of the scheme...

    22 Oct 2019 Indian Society

  • Meghalayan Minor Tribes Exclusion

    Recently, the Government of Meghalaya has decided to exclude ‘unrepresented tribes’ from the provisions of the Sixth Schedule of the...

    09 Oct 2019 Indian Society

  • Uniform Civil Code

    Why in the news Recently, the Supreme Court in a case concerning the question of whether succession and inheritance of a Goan domicile is governed...

    07 Oct 2019 Indian Society

  • Menstrual Hygiene

    This editorial is based on “Menstrual hygiene: A challenging development issue” which was published in Down to Earth on 27/09/2019. It...

    30 Sep 2019 Indian Society

  • Population Pyramid

    A population pyramid is a graphical representation of the age and sex composition of a specific population. It consists of two histograms, one for...

    27 Sep 2019 Indian Society

  • International Day of Indigenous Peoples

    International day of indigenous people is observed on August 9 every year, in order to raise awareness of the needs of indigenous people. The first...

    10 Aug 2019 Indian Society

  • Census 2021

    The next census of India to be conducted in 2021 with March 1, 2021 as the reference date, except for the states of Jammu & Kashmir, Himachal...

    03 Aug 2019 Indian Society

  • Criminalising Triple Talaq

    This article is based on “Power, not justice” which appeared in The Indian Express on 1 August 2019. It critically analyses the...

    01 Aug 2019 Indian Society

  • India’s Demographic Dividend

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    29 Jul 2019 Indian Society

  • India’s Demographic Dividend

    Context India has 62.5% of its population in the age group of 15-59 years which is ever increasing and will be at the peak around 2036 when it will...

    29 Jul 2019 Indian Society

  • India’s Falling Fertility Rate

    India’s total fertility rate (TFR) is declining. It is now 2.2 per woman, nearing the replacement rate of 2.1, according to the latest...

    24 Jul 2019 Indian Society

  • 2011 Census Data on Migration

    According to census data, Uttar Pradesh and Bihar have a disproportionately high number of out-migrants, while migrants constitute more than...

    24 Jul 2019 Indian Society

  • Declining Sex Ratio and Fertility Rates

    As per the Sample Registration System (SRS) data from the Registrar General of India, the country’s sex ratio at birth (SRB) declined to 898 in...

    16 Jul 2019 Indian Society

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