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Aug 14, 2018
Bihar shelter home sexual assault cases: Is the state govt taking damage control measures instead of strong action?Bihar government's action is more focused on political damage control than improvement of the state of shelter homes.
Aug 10, 2018
Uttar Pradesh, Bihar among other states resisting social audit at child care institutions, says NCPCR officialAccording to the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) official, apart from Bihar and Uttar Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Kerala, West Bengal, Chhattisgarh and Delhi have also been resisting social audits at their child care institutions.
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 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
May 31, 2018
Death penalty for rape of minors below 12 years not linked to Kathua case, says top WCD officialThe ordinance imposing death penalty for raping a child was not brought because of the Kathua rape case, a top official in the (WCD) ministry said.
Apr 28, 2018
Centre proposes amendment to POCSO Act to provide justice to male victims of sexual assaultThe Centre is planning to amend the POCSO Act to provide justice to male child victims of sexual assault, the Ministry of Women and Child Development said.
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.