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Dec 12, 2017
National Commission for Protection of Child Rights welcomes ban on condom ads between 6 am and 10 pmThe NCPCR welcomed the order of the government asking television channels not to air condom advertisements between 6 am and 10 pm.
Dec 01, 2017
In Bengal, 77 percent of trafficked children lured into sex trade with good jobs as bait: ReportSeventy-seven percent of the children who are victims of commercial sexual exploitation in Kolkata are lured into the sex trade with the promise of a good job
Nov 24, 2017
India has made impressive growth in child development but a section of kids are left out: UNICEFIndia has made "impressive" progress on the metrics of child development in the last decade, but there is a section of children who have been "left out".
Nov 24, 2017
Aadhaar helped UIDAI locate 500 missing children; govt data shows 180 kids go missing every monthBiometric based Aadhaar has made UIDAI's task of locating missing children a much easier exercise
Nov 23, 2017
Delhi child rights panel summons school principal over 4-year-old's sexual assaultThe Delhi Commission for Protection of Child Rights (DCPCR) has summoned the principal and three staff members of a private school where a four-year-old girl was allegedly sexually assaulted by her classmate.
Nov 13, 2017
Delhi High Court asks Centre to justify inordinate delay over NCPCR appointmentsThe Delhi High Court on Monday asked the Centre to explain the inordinate delay in appointment of the three members in the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) which is currently functioning below its full administrative capacity.
Oct 18, 2017
Delhi govt's Mohalla Clinics hit another roadblock; parents write to L-G against using schools, parksThe All India Parents Association has submitted a letter to the Lieutenant Governor urging him to restrain the proposed Mohalla Clinics in schools and parks
Oct 15, 2017
SC terms sex with minor wife as rape: Govt will have to fight entrenched mindsets to implement rulingActivists believe that the new SC ruling terming non-consensual sex with a minor wife as rape will act as a deterrent against child marriage but implementing it will be a challenge
Oct 14, 2017
GJM chief Bimal Gurung summoned by West Bengal body for 'repeated gross violation of child rights'West Bengal Commission for Protection of Child Rights (WBCPCR) has summoned GJM chief Bimal Gurung for "repeated gross violation of child rights"
Oct 11, 2017
Supreme Court rules sex with minor wife between 15 and 18 years as rape, sets right historic wrongThe Supreme Court on Wednesday ruled that sexual intercourse with wives between 15 and 18 years of age will be considered to be rape.