Pakistan has the highest fertility rate in South Asia
There is stark contrast between the fertility rates of the three largest Hindi-speaking states and six non-Hindi-speaking states even as India is nearing the population replacement level of fertility, a UN report shows.
The Indians in Flanders Fields: Remembering our fallen heroes
In days from now, on 11 November 2018 at 1100 hours local time,world leaders will gather at the little town of Ypres in Belgium to mark the centenary of the armistice to end the World War I in which 1.5 million (15,00,000) Indian soldiers participated as part of the largest volunteer army in the world, of which 57,000 then gave t
Nuclear energy is vital to meet climate-change challenge, says India
India has declared that nuclear energy is vital for meeting the challenge of climate change and suggested supporting efforts to promote its public acceptance amid growing opposition to nuclear power and plans by some countries to phase out their atomic generation plants.