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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.
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.
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
Jun 09, 2017
Government to SC: 95.1 percent of Indian citizens voluntarily enrolled for AadhaarThe government, while opposing any stay on implementation of the Aadhaar scheme, said that around 115.15 crore people have already enrolled for Aadhaar card.
Apr 17, 2015
Missing kids case: SC fines Centre of Rs 50K for non-compliance of orderImposing a fine of Rs 50,000 on the ministry, it also expressed displeasure over non-filling up of vacancies, including for the post of chairperson of the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights.
Feb 27, 2015
No question of legalising prostitution in India: CentreThere is no proposal to legalise prostitution in the country, the Union government on Friday informed Parliament.
Jan 14, 2014
Govt mulling 'national standards' for schools' performanceWith much of the success of Right to Education (RTE) Act hinging on the learning outcome, the government is contemplating to formulate 'national standards for schools' performance to keep students and parents well informed.
Jul 14, 2013
Bengal govt has failed to curb child labour: NCPCRThe NCPCR has pulled up the West Bengal government for allegedly failing to curb child labour in the state and asked it to set up an anti-human trafficking unit and ensure right to education to children.
Jun 30, 2013
Fake adoptions racket: NCPCR seeks report from CARAConcerned over fake inter-country adoptions, the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) has demanded an action report from the Central Adoption Resource Authority (CARA), especially in cases where children have gone missing and traced in foreign lands.