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Ladakh indeed has worst sex ratio, says census office


April 27th, 2011 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, April 27 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir census department Wednesday maintained that Ladakh's sex ratio of 583 girls against 1,000 boys, one of the worst in the country, was ... Read more...

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Haryana records marginal rise in child sex ratio


April 5th, 2011 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 5 (IANS) Haryana recorded child sex ratio of 830 girls for 1,000 boys in the 0-6 age group, according to the provisional population count released by the census ... Read more...

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Declining child sex ratio matter of concern: Tirath


March 31st, 2011 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) Concerned at India's child sex ratio declining to 914 females per 1,000 males, Women and Child Development Minister Krishna Tirath Thursday said she would take ... Read more...

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India’s population is 1.21 billion, gender imbalance worsens (Roundup)


March 31st, 2011 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) India's population has risen to 1.21 billion - an increase of over 181 million in the last decade - but the gender imbalance is the ... Read more...

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China to undertake accurate population count for 2011 Census


November 1st, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Nov.1 (ANI): Chinese census officials fanned out across the country on Monday to try to get an accurate count of the population over a ten-day period.The sixth census will use about ... Read more...

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China to undertake accurate population count


November 1st, 2010 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Nov.1 (ANI): Chinese census officials fanned out across the country on Monday to try to get an accurate count of the population over a ten-day period.The sixth census will use about ... Read more...

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Brazil launches population census


August 2nd, 2010 - 6:47 am ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Aug 2 (IANS/EFE) Some 190,000 enumerators equipped with handheld computers, digital maps and GPS devices will visit an estimated 58 million houses during this year's census in Brazil. The 12th ... Read more...

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Census to be axed in Britain


July 10th, 2010 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 10 (IANS) The census is to be scrapped in Britain after over 200 years because the government feels the official exercise is too expensive. The population count will be replaced by ... Read more...

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US jobless rate down, private sector weak


June 4th, 2010 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 4 (DPA) The US jobless rate fell to 9.7 percent as the economy added 431,000 jobs in May, but the vast majority were temporary government hires and the private ... Read more...

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Caste-based census, n-liability bill generate heat on budget session’s last day (Parliament Roundup)


May 7th, 2010 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) Caste-based census and the nuclear liability bill generated much heat Friday on the concluding day of parliament's budget session and it was left to Prime Minister ... Read more...

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Government’s decision on caste-based census soon: PM (Lead)


May 7th, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) The government will soon take a decision on caste-based census in the country, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh told the Lok Sabha Friday. Making a brief statement during ... Read more...

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Census-2011 begins in Delhi


May 1st, 2010 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 1 (IANS) With the enumeration of Lt. Governor Tejendra Khanna, Census-2011 kicked off in the national capital Saturday. With this, the operation for preparing the first National Population Register ... Read more...

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Census to begin in Maoist-hit Chhattisgarh Saturday


April 30th, 2010 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 30 (IANS) The first phase of the Census 2011 will begin in Maoist-hit Chhattisgarh Saturday along with five other states of Haryana, Delhi, Punjab, Uttarakhand and Maharashtra, a home ... Read more...

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PM enumerated for Census 2011


April 3rd, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh was Saturday enumerated for Census 2011. He urged the people to take part in the national population counting process as it forms ... Read more...

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Kashmir census to start on May 15


April 1st, 2010 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, April 1 (IANS) The census 2011 that began Thursday in several states of India will start in Jammu and Kashmir on May 15. Farooq Ahmad, the director of census in ... Read more...

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Fortune Cookies To Give Census Messages


February 21st, 2010 - 10:06 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Seattle, Feb 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In Seattle's Chinatown International District there is a fortune cookie factory called Tsue Chong Co. The fortune cookie company has brought out an innovative way ... Read more...

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President Barack Obama’s Effigy Found Hanging At Plains In Georgia


January 4th, 2010 - 7:44 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Georgia, Jan 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It appears that US President Barack Obama is facing adverse situation in his country as well as in foreign lands. Few days back, an effigy ... Read more...

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