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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.
Mar 19, 2013
No plan to lower juvenile age from 18 to 16 years: GovtAmidst demands for lowering the juvenile age, government on Tuesday made it clear that it has no intention to lower the juvenile age from 18 to 16 years.
Mar 06, 2013
Time to lower age of consent for sex? National child rights body thinks soThe National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) has said that it supports lowering the age of consent to 16 in criminal law.