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Aug 29, 2018
NCPCR audit shows only 54 out of 2,874 children homes in positive light; SC calls report 'frightening', says court is 'helpless'Referring to the NCPCR social audit report on shelter homes, a bench headed by Justice Madan B Lokur said that out of the 2,874 children homes, only 54 have received positive reviews from the body
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
Decriminalising begging a welcome step, but India needs shelter homes, fresh debate on persons in destitution billThe Delhi High Court on Wednesday decriminalised begging after activists argued that neither the act nor poverty was a crime.
Aug 08, 2018
Centre orders countrywide audit of over 9,000 childcare homes in 60 days; to include background checks of NGOsThe Women and Child Development Ministry said states had been asked to ensure that NGOs don't use and abuse shelter homes.
Jul 23, 2018
Muzaffarpur shelter home rape case: Police wrap up excavation for inmate's body, find nothing incriminating"Nothing incriminating could be found from the spot identified by one of the former inmates of the shelter home where, she had claimed, one girl was buried after being beaten to death," Muzaffarpur Senior Superintendent of Police Harpreet Kaur said.
Jul 23, 2018
Muzaffarpur shelter home rape case: Police starts search for body after survivor reveals staff thrashed inmate to deathMore than 10 people, including all staff members of the shelter home in Muzaffarpur and some government officials, have so far been arrested in this connection while all the inmates have been shifted to other districts.
May 02, 2017
DCW summons Women and Child Development head over shelter home molestationsThe DCW has summoned the director of Women and Child Development department of the Delhi government.
Jan 08, 2015
Delhi: Number of night shelters for the homeless rises to 34The Delhi Urban Shelter Improvement Board (DUSIB) has increased the number of family night shelters to 34.
Oct 31, 2014
Maharashtra: 12-year-old boy, labelled mentally 'deficient' by govt, tops classIt was brought to court's notice that a 12-year-old boy from the Mankhurd home for mentally deficient children had topped his class in the first-term exams.