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1) n. the power to direct, manage, oversee and/or restrict the affairs, business or assets of a person or entity. 2) v. to exercise the power of control.

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According to the chief justice, there were plans already made by other nations for population control and all Pakistan had to do was implement them and create awareness through the media.
Nationwide campaign to be started' Ministry of National Health Services SecretaryZahid Saeed also addressed the symposium and said, A nationwide campaign to highlight the issue of population control will be started in cooperation with all provinces soon." The chief justice has termed the rise in population a matter of human rights and if the population continues to rise at the existing rate, it will become double in thirty years' time," the secretary forMinistry of National Health Services said.
This study presents a critique of the underlying politics of efforts towards population control and family planning in the Global South conducted by international development organizations.
At one point he writes: 'Of course, the most beneficial thing humanity could do is to show more restraint in the bedroom.' In other places, you hear this argument repeated: "There can be no permanent progress in the battle against hunger until the agencies that fight for increased food production and that fight for population control unite in a common effort', making some of his promising prescriptions about lower consumption appear as secondary measures.
It was unanimously decided that we would raise a massive movement against the Centre for the delay in making a law for population control and mounting pressure to expedite the process." They also wrote letters in their blood to RSS Sarsanghchalak Mohan Bhagwat and Vishwa Hindu Parishad leader Ashok Singhal to either support them in their campaign or get ready to be ostracised by the Hindu community.
A descriptive study, using a pretested, self-administered questionnaire, was carried out to assess the knowledge and practice about contraception and population control.
The foremost source of this gigantic hype and attainment of ranking are passive pace of fertility-decline and failure of population control policies.
The repeated reference by Justice Mendoza to the perfunctory statement that the RH Law is basically a population control measure was not determinative of the constitutional issues.
SIR David Attenborough has dismissed sending food aid to countries enduring famine as "barmy" as he urged for more debate about population control.
Among these movements are Malthusianism (population control), eugenics, and the campaigns against DDT, nuclear power, "global warming," and genetically modified food.
China: China has launched a probe into the abduction of children allegedly born in violation of population control policies then trafficked by officials into adoptions worldwide, an official said Tuesday.
Ultimately, the only way we will survive as a species is by some form of population control.