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Category: Census
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Pak court orders separate counting of Sikhs in census 23.3.2017 TOI: Chandigarh Times
A Pakistani court on Wednesday ordered authorities to ensure separate counting of Sikhs in the nationwide census, after the community members filed a plea for not being counted among the religions included in thefirst national headcount in 19 years.
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Elephant census from March 27 23.3.2017 Hindu: News
It will cover north Bengal and adjoining north-eastern States
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Sikhism to be included in census forms: Pakistan court 22.3.2017 Zee News : World
The Peshawar High Court (PHC) on Wednesday directed the provincial statistics department to include the Sikh community in the national census form prepared for the ongoing headcount.
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Sikhism to be included in census forms: Pakistan court 22.3.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The Peshawar High Court (PHC) on Wednesday directed the provincial statistics department to include the Sikh community in the national census form prepared for the ongoing headcount.
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RSS’ saffron pitch in Bengal 22.3.2017 DNA: Popular News
After the BJP’s massive victory in the Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections, the party’s ideological mentor, the RSS, seems all set to prepare the ground for the saffron party in West Bengal, where it had made significant electoral gains in the Lok Sabha polls in 2014 and the Assembly elections last year. In a meeting here of its highest decision-making body, Akhil Bharatiya Pratinidhi Sabha, the RSS passed a resolution, ‘Growing Jihadi Activities in West Bengal — a Challenge to National Interests’, alleging that the population of Hindus in the state has reduced by 8 per cent since 1951, and the organisation’s leaders expressed their concern over the ‘unabated rise in violence’ by Jihadi elements against Hindus in West Bengal. According to the resolution, the Hindu population in the state, which constituted 78.45 per cent in the 1951 census, has declined to 70.54 per cent as per the 2011 census. “At the time of partition, the Hindu majority area of Bengal came to exist as West Bengal. Thereafter, due to the ...
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Pakistan kicks off national census after 19 years 21.3.2017 TOI: Pakistan
The last population census was done in 1998, after a delay of seven years. Though the Constitution makes it mandatory for the government to carry out the exercise every 10 years, the reluctance on part of successive governments compelled the Supreme Court to push the current establishment to hold census after a nine-year delay.
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Brett Lee spreads awareness on hearing loss 21.3.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Fomer Australian pacer Brett Lee, who was appointed as the global brand ambassador of Cochlear, the hearing implant maker, on Tuesday said the early screening of the problem should be made compulsary to avoid any problems.
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Bengal, northeast to kick-off first synchronised elephant census 21.3.2017 All News-IANS Stories
In a first, states in eastern and northeast India, including West Bengal, will carry out a synchronised elephant census beginning on March 27, by deploying direct and indirect counting methods.
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Track New Town’s green cover, one GPS-tagged tree at a time 21.3.2017 TOI: Calcutta Times
There are, at present, nearly 6,000 trees of over 36 varieties including indigenous species and some exotic types like mahogany, chatim, akashmani, radhachura and fox tail palm at present in Action Area-I of New Town.
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Pakistan’s headcount: a necessary exercise despite resistance 21.3.2017 Hindu: Editorial
The Sharif government must conduct a census despite the resistance from various groups
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Pakistan’s headcount 20.3.2017 Hindu: Editorial
The Sharif government must conduct a census despite the resistance from various groups
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Two crore new LPG connections given since 2014: Government 20.3.2017 ET: Policy
As many as three crore more gas connections will be given to the poor in the next two years as the govt wants to end the use of traditional means of cooking still used by poor people.
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Yogi Adityanath's farm loan waiver for UP: SBI report sees Rs 27,420 crore hit on banks 20.3.2017 ET: Agriculture
According to RBI data (2012), 31 per cent of the direct agriculture finance went to marginal and small farmers (landholdings up to 2.5 acre).
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UP farm loan waiver: Report warns of Rs 27,420cr hit 20.3.2017 TOI: Home
An SBI Research report on Monday said schedule commercial banks together had an outstanding farm credit of Rs 86,241.20 crore in UP with the average ticket size of Rs 1.34 lakh, as of 2016, most of which is to small and marginal farmers.
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UP farm loan waiver: SBI report sees Rs 27,420 cr hit on banks 20.3.2017 Business Standard: Economy & Policy
Scheme will lead to some stress on the state's fiscal arithmetic, warns a report
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Deprivation parameters to identify beneficiaries of schemes 20.3.2017 ET: Policy
Singh said that there were conditions like persons owning a car or AC or having a family member in a government job, will not be eligible for the benefits.
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Week-long wildlife Census begins in Raj, focus on Great Indian Bustard 20.3.2017 TOI: Jaipur
The Census on Schedule I species, including Godawan (Great Indian Bustard), began on Sunday at the Desert National Park (DNP) and other areas of Barmer, Jaisalmer and Jodhpur.
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Want to make India global diamond trading hub, says Modi 19.3.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday that India should become an international diamond trading hub in addition to its present status as cutting and polishing hub.
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‘Only 15 women migrate for work against 100 men’ 19.3.2017 TOI: Jaipur
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Gems, jewellery sector prime example of Make In India's potential: PM Modi 19.3.2017 News
PM said he assured his friends in Africa that India would support them in developing gems sector
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