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Oct 04, 2018
Muzaffarpur shelter homes rapes: SC notes existing mechanism 'not adequate' to curb incidents of child sex abuseEarlier the Supreme Court had expressed concerned over sexual and physical abuse of children at shelter homes across India and had asked the Centre to frame a child protection policy in this regard.
Aug 31, 2018
District Magistrates to probe cases of deaths in child-care institutions within four weeks, says NCPCRAccording to new guidelines issued by the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR), the district magistrates would need to complete probe in cases of child deaths inside a child-care institution (CCI) within four weeks.
Aug 07, 2018
Supreme Court directs media platforms not to publish pictures of sexual abuse victims, warns against interviewing themSupreme Court expressed concern over incidents of rape in the country and asked all the print, electronic and social media not to publish or display photos of victims of sexual abuse
Jul 23, 2018
Kerala best-governed state while Bihar ranks lowest, shows Public Affairs Index 2018 reportKerala stands as the best-governed state in the country and Karnataka is in the fourth position, said the Public Affairs Index 2018 released by the think tank Public Affairs Centre (PAC).
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.
Feb 11, 2018
English, cost of education forcing Delhi students to drop out of private schools, reveals NCPCR studyCommunication in English, cost of extra curricular activities are major reasons for students to drop out of private schools in Delhi
Feb 05, 2018
Nearly 40% adolescent girls in India lack access to education, majority forced to stay at home: NCPCR reportThe NCPCR report suggests that while most adolescent boys are unable to attend school because they are in all likeliness working, a majority of the girl children are not getting school education because they are either forced to stay at home or engaged in begging
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.
Oct 15, 2017
SC terms sex with minor wife as rape: Govt will have to fight entrenched mindsets to implement rulingActivists believe that the new SC ruling terming non-consensual sex with a minor wife as rape will act as a deterrent against child marriage but implementing it will be a challenge