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May 06, 2019
To curb child sexual abuse in India, POCSO Act needs wide publicity; personal safety education among children, parents vitalChildren are not voters, which is why their needs are often neglected. It is the collective responsibility of all citizens to protect children from child sexual abuse and ensure that they have a childhood free of any abuse.
Aug 24, 2018
In Jharkhand, girls are 'sold' cheaper than livestock; state's poverty-stricken regions hotspots of child traffickingRecently, Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi said that girls are being sold cheaper than cattle in the country. In Jharkhand, one sees that this statement is true.
Jul 08, 2018
Supreme Court asks Centre about steps taken to control drug abuse among children in compliance with its 2016 verdictThe apex court, in 2016, had asked the Centre to formulate within six months the national action plan to curb substance abuse cases among school children.
Nov 21, 2017
Delhi HC tells AAP govt, state legal services body to revisit compensation scheme for child abuse victimsThe Delhi High Court on Tuesday asked the AAP government and the legal services authority DSLSA to consider incorporating in the victim compensation scheme a provision for relocation of child victims of sexual abuse.
Nov 14, 2017
Delhi's drug crisis Part 4: Capital requires more beds for child addicts in hospitals, stronger community policingThere are 70,000 children in Delhi who sniff sulechan (solution), chew tobacco, or smoke gaanja and smack. This saddening statistic was laid bare by a survey.
Jul 31, 2017
Assam floods aftermath: Relief camps turn hunting ground for human traffickers as populace chases false ray of hopeWhile the administration is making efforts on the ground level to curb trafficking, it has a long way to go, given how deeply Assam is in the grip of the syndicate for whom women and children are merely resources to be procured and sold off.
Jun 20, 2017
Human trafficking: Assam's latest racket shows organised gangs continue to operate uncheckedAssam has a long way to go to check the menace in spite of the existence of 14 anti-human trafficking units in the state including one attached to the Government Railway Police (GRP)
May 21, 2017
Child slavery down in India but sexual violence against children on the rise: Kailash SatyarthiThe number of child workers in India has fallen considerably but incidents of sexual violence against children has gone up, Nobel Laureate Kailash Satyarthi has said.
Apr 15, 2017
Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi asks Donald Trump to reconsider refugee policyNobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi on Saturday asked US President Donald Trump to reconsider his decision to put a ban on entry of refugees from some countries saying all hearts, doors and borders should be open for children everywhere in the world.
Dec 11, 2016
Children's rights unite Nobel laureates, world leaders in Delhi summitThe Laureates and Leaders for Children Summit is a first-of-its-kind congregation of global leaders to address the cause of children’s rights.