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Sep 23, 2017
Gujarat child rights panel seeks report on Jain couple embracing monkhood, leaving behind daughterThe Gujarat child rights panel on Friday sought a report from civil and police administration about steps taken by a Jain couple,
Sep 20, 2017
Rohingya crisis: West Bengal child protection body moves SC over deportation of refugeesWest Bengal Commission for Protection of Child Rights (WBCPCR) which has strongly opposed the Central government's stand on the deportation of Rohingya
Sep 12, 2017
Kailash Satyarthi calls for mass movement to make schools safer for children in IndiaNobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi on Tuesday called for a mass movement to make schools in the country safer for children.
Sep 02, 2017
Donald Trump to announce decision sealing fate of young immigrants who illegally entered the US as childrenPresident Donald Trump says he'll be announcing a decision in the coming days on the fate of hundreds of thousands of young immigrants who were brought into the country illegally as children.
Aug 24, 2017
Over 90 infant deaths reported in a Karnataka hospital since January, reveals state health departmentDays after the Gorakhpur incident, the Karnataka health department has said 90 infant deaths were reported from a district hospital in Kolar since January
Aug 17, 2017
Maneka Gandhi asks Sushma Swaraj to help rescue minor forcibly married to sheikh in OmanAccording to media reports, the Class 8 student was married to a 65-year-old sheikh, Ahmed, from Oman three months ago for Rs 5 lakh
Aug 17, 2017
Blue Whale Challenge: Child rights commission asks parents, teachers to be vigilantNCPCR apex body for child rights has urged parents and teachers to "keep a watch" on children showing abnormal and erratic behaviour due to exposure to Blue Whale game
Aug 16, 2017
India saw 2,959 toddlers die every day in 2015 to preventable causes, reveals dataIndia’s under-five mortality rate (U5MR) — the probability that a child born in a specific year will die before reaching the age of five — was reported to be 43 deaths per 1,000 live births in 2015 in the Sample Registration System Statistical Report 2015, the latest available data.
Jul 27, 2017
Maharashtra govt taking steps to deal with human trafficking: Devendra FadnavisHuman trafficking, especially of children, is a big menace for the society and the Maharashtra government has taken a slew of steps to deal with the issue, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Thursday said.
Jul 15, 2017
Meghalaya MLA accused of raping a 14-year-old removed from two Assembly committeesRape-accused Meghalaya MLA Julius K Dorphang who was earlier this month appointed member of two committees of the state Assembly have been removed from both.