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Jul 22, 2018
In Chennai, Child Welfare Committee struggles to stay afloat, with no chairperson for five yearsThe CWC in Chennai has not had a chairperson for five years, and has only three members, as opposed to five.
Jul 17, 2018
Maneka Gandhi orders all states to immediately inspect every childcare home run by Missionaries of CharityWomen and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi has ordered all the states to get the child-care homes run by the Mother Teresa-founded Missionaries of Charity
Jul 15, 2018
NCPCR data shows over 1,300 unregistered child care institutions in India, 1,165 alone in KeralaAccording to NCPCR data, there are 5,850 registered CCIs in the country as of 11 July and if unregistered ones are counted then it crosse the 8,000-mark.
Jul 09, 2018
Juveniles at crossroads: Cops ignore confidentiality clause in JJ Act, deny reformed youths chance to rebuild lifeWhy is India failing its juveniles? National statistical data indicates that even juveniles who have been found to have reformed are not being given a fair chance to enter mainstream life
Jun 24, 2018
Class 9 student stabbed to death in Vadodara: Gujarat Police says accused senior wanted school shut downThe Class 9 boy was found with several stab wounds on his body in the washroom of a school in Gujarat's Vadodara.
Jun 20, 2018
Congress says Maharashtra child rights body's notice to Rahul Gandhi diversionary tactic, will explore legal optionsThe Congress in Maharashtra today said the state child rights panel's notice to party president Rahul Gandhi for 'disclosing' the identity of two minor boys, who were victims of an assault, as a bid to divert the attention from the main issue pertaining to the deprived sections.
Mar 02, 2018
Kuthiyottam row: Young boys endure days of suffering, brave piercings with metal hooks in Kerala temple ritualAbout a thousand boys between the ages of five and twelve suffer physical and mental abuse as part of a ritual called Kuthiyottam.
Feb 13, 2018
SC tells Centre, states to implement Juvenile Justice Act: Court's directives well-meaning but not child-focusedFrom a governance and policy perspective, the Supreme Court's directions to the Centre, states on Juvenile Justice Act look sound but are not child-focused.
Feb 12, 2018
Kerala: 20 girls walk out of Ernakulam orphanage claiming harassment by nuns, complaint filed under Juvenile Justice ActAround 20 girls walked out of an Ernakulam orphanage in Kerala on Friday night alleging they were harassed by nuns, according to a media report.
Feb 09, 2018
SC asks Centre, states to fill posts in child rights panels, implement Juvenile Justice ActThe Supreme Court on Friday passed a slew of directions for effective implementation of the Juvenile Justice Act.