|Posted by ankita on April 1, 2011 at 2:00 AM||comments (1)|
India's population rose to 1.21 billion people over the last 10 years — an increase by 181 million, according to the new census released today, but significantly the growth is slower for the first time in nine decades.
The population, which accounts for world's 17.5 per cent population, comprises 623.7 million males and 586.5 million females, said a provisional 2011 Census report. China is the most populous nation acounting for 19.4 per cent of the global population.
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151 Mercs sold in a single day in a sleeping town of India. India awakens? 101 BMW's ordered new with different owners from the same sleeping town, India grows? That's how I would like to read between the lines. Desh Tarakki kar raha hai? Is India really growing or not is a question in itself but for once I would still like to keep this dream for some time that there is a town in India that has so many rich together & this town is yet not on the world map? Well, that is why this whole exe...Read Full Post »
India's $35 laptop is making sound waves everywhere. There have been questions asked about its existence & whether it works or not. So there was a live show on NDTV & Kapil Sibal showed to the world that it works, it really works.
So is it in competition to OLPC, well not sure though, but it will be good to see that in the days to come. Nicholas Negroponte had offered all help to the Indian Govt to use the MIT labs for any research that the team wants to d...Read Full Post »
Reading thru this article would just make you believe why politicians eye for such extravaganza - Name it & you have it. IPL was the one to kick off this business & now it's India's pride - The Commonwealth Games.
Poor taxpayer, will always be poor.
2010 Games: Crores wasted on medical equipment, guess who's paying?
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Forwarded to me by a colleague...
Written by a Pakistani Journalist about India ....... Authenticity is not Guranteed but definitely a good read to know some facts & figures...
By Dr Farrukh Saleem
Here's what is happening in India :
The two Ambani brothers can buy 100 percent of every compa...Read Full Post »
The Indian Government has confirmed months of rumours by announcing that it is releasing a tablet computing device which it hopes will eventually sell to students for $10.
If on a good production scale with the same price & good features to cater the education industry, it would be a pehnomenon in itself. Th...Read Full Post »