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Bangladesh eyes sterilisation to curb Rohingya population

Palongkhali (Bangladesh), Oct 28, Rohingya population : Bangladesh is planning to introduce voluntary sterilization in its overcrowded Rohingya camps, where nearly a million refugees are fighting for space, after efforts to encourage birth control failed. More than 600,000 Rohingya have arrived in Bangladesh since a military crackdown in neighboring Myanmar in August triggered an exodus,

Australia’s elderly population increases by 20%

Canberra: Australia’s elderly population has increased by almost 20 per cent over the last five years, officials revealed on Thursday. At least 2.2 million people were now aged 65 years and above in major Australian cities, Xinhua news agency cited from Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) report. In addition, the ABS also revealed that 1.4

With 100 pc SC population, Tendiwala yet to see a BPL card

Ferozepur: They are poor and their penury knows no boundaries, but none of them has a below poverty line (BPL) card to benefit from various government welfare schemes meant for them. This tragedy has been haunting Tendiwala residents, all of them SCs, for long but there looks no remedy for their foes in the near future.

Pilgrims population decreased in last week of Amarnath Yatra

After facing several difficulities , Amarnath Yatra enters in its last week. The Yatra started on July 2 and will end on August 18 coinciding with Shravan Purnima and Raksha Bandhan festivals. The fresh batch of 139 yatris left bhagwati yatri niwas in Jammu on thursday. The number of pilgrims has steadily decreased ever since