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Feb 22, 2017
Nirbhaya scheme: Maneka Gandhi announces compensation fund for minor victims of sexual crimesWomen and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi on announced the setting up of a compensation fund under Nirbhaya scheme to provide financial help to children who are victims of sexual crimes.
Feb 17, 2017
Shoojit Sircar's first short film #ReleaseThePressure spells out side-effects of parental pressureShoojit Sircar is usually subtle in his tone. However, in this short film, he creates an atmosphere that is quite unpleasant and intends it to be that way.
Feb 15, 2017
Child abuse cases: Why are working women guilt-tripped into staying at home instead of finding better daycare solutions?I can’t imagine my mother sitting at home to look after me. But I can’t imagine being in a crèche either. While she never talked to me about having to face this kind of pressure, there are many women who feel like they have no choice.
Feb 15, 2017
Darsheel Safary returns to films after five years with Quickie, a teenage romcomDarsheel Safary made his debut by playing Ishan Awasthi, a dyslexic student, in Aamir Khan's Taare Zameen Par 10 years ago
Feb 09, 2017
Our courts must carefully word orders, so that future victims aren't discouraged from reporting casesOn 16 January, 2017, the Bombay High Court passed an order disposing of a bail application filed by a person who was accused of committing offences under Section 354 of the Penal Code of 1850 (Rape) and Section 8 of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012 (Sexually Assaulting a Child)
Jan 31, 2017
Malnutrition: How Budget 2017 can do justice to India’s starving children by making nutrition a national emergencyIndia is one of the highest ranking countries in the world in children suffering from malnutrition.
Jan 28, 2017
Trapping a predator: How Sunil Rastogi, 'India's worst paedophile', was finally brought to bookThe story of how the police finally took into custody Sunil Rastogi, the Delhi tailor who confessed to having sexually abused over 500 children
Jan 27, 2017
Down To The District: The health of 5 states going to the pollsWhile healthcare has largely been a neglected issue in past Indian general elections, major parties started talking about health in their manifestos from 2004.
Jan 19, 2017
Etah road accident: Around 25 children feared dead, 40 injured in Uttar PradeshAt least 25 children are feared dead, and 40 others injured in a fatal collision between a school bus and a truck in Uttar Pradesh's Etah district on Thursday, reports said. The driver of the bus was also killed in the accident.
Jan 19, 2017
Delhi molestation: India not ready for sex offenders registry, says child rights lawyerSpeaking exclusively to Firstpost, child rights lawyer Anant Asthana talks about why India needs special police trained to handle crimes against cases, the juvenile justice system and how the police figures on the Delhi tailor accused of sexually molesting kids might be exaggerated