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Jul 30, 2016
Marathon wonder-boy Budhia Singh quits SAI hostel; cites poor infrastructure and training facilitiesWonder marathon boy Budhia Singh on Friday informed the CWC at Khurdha that he would not return the state-run sports hostel in Bhubaneswar.
May 07, 2016
Now, minor girl in Bengaluru accuses dance teacher of sexual assaultThe Bengaluru incident is the latest in a series of incidents this week being reported from across the country where dance instructors are assaulting minor girls.
May 01, 2016
Bombay HC allows US-based couple to adopt two children abandoned by motherThe Bombay High Court has cleared the decks for adoption of two minor children, who were abandoned by their biological mother in 2012, by a US-based couple.
Mar 28, 2016
Orphanage gangrape: Bombay HC lambasts CWC for failing as watchdogThe Kalyani Mahila Bal Seva Sanstha orphange casehas now taken a turn against the CW . The Bombay HC has inveighed against the CWC for failing in its duty as a watchdog in the gangrape case.
May 06, 2015
With proposed amendments, Juvenile Justice Boards set to play major role in child welfareJuvenile Justice Boards are set to a play major role in effective implementation of provisions of the Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Bill, 2014, which was introduced in Parliament today, though they have huge pendency of cases.
Oct 19, 2014
'Delhi government not serious about fighting child labour'The Nobel Peace Prize to child rights activist Kailash Satyarthi may have put the spotlight on the issue of child labour, but his NGO Bachpan Bachao Andolan says Delhi government is not serious about dealing with the "menace", unlike many other states.
May 31, 2014
Bengal: Baby rescued after mother tries to sell baby for 13,000"The mother is a slum dweller and begs for a living. She sold the newborn -- her fourth child -- for Rs.13,000. After we got to know about it, we traced the baby and he is now under the care of CWC," an official of the district social welfare department told IANS.
Oct 29, 2012
Why Child Welfare Committees need to be overhauledThe committees which are meant to provide care for abandoned and troubled children has serious shortcomings that need to be addressed, a new study has found.
Jun 19, 2012
A crying shame: sexual abuse in children sheltersThe recent scandal in Haryana is just the tip of a shameful iceberg. Rape, stripping, beatings, forced abortions are routine in child care institutions across the nation.
May 16, 2012
Time to suspend inter-country adoptions?Critics allege that tighter restrictions on inter-country adoptions have done little to curb abuse and trafficking. Is suspending them the only solution?