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Sunday, Jan 26, 2020

Child labour

Sep 23, 2019 18:38
According to Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) formulated by ‘Samagra Shiksha’, part of Delhi government’s education department, the District Urban Resource Coordinators (DURCC) will be included as a part of the District Task Force (DTF) set up in... read more
Aug 12, 2019 00:11
The police also rescued 1,021 children from begging racket, according to the RTI response. The RTI query was filed by a city-based activist, Shakil Ahmed, in June. read more
Jun 16, 2019 08:13
A government task force on child labour had received a tip-off that minors were employed at Parle-G factory in Amasivni area, said Vidhansabha Police Station House Officer (SHO) Ashwani Rathore. read more
Jun 12, 2019 14:43
In 2012, Rohit passed his matriculation exam but then had to go to Gujarat as a labourer to aid his family’s income. read more
May 28, 2019 22:54
This means the progress in India alone accounts for nearly three-quarters of the global reduction in teenage births during this period. read more
Jan 10, 2019 12:38
A day after Parliament approved 10 per cent reservation to general category poor, the Shiv Sena on Thursday wondered where the jobs will come from and warned that if it is an election-driven move, it will prove costly. read more
Aug 02, 2018 13:28
This vagueness in definitions gives more power to the police and judiciary, who will become the interpreters of the law read more
Jun 22, 2018 11:21
The key components of cosmetics include ingredients that could be fuelling modern-day slavery. Here’s what to look out for. read more
Jun 13, 2018 12:11
Minister appreciates efforts of village pradhans for assisting labour dept and Unicef in mainstreaming children engaged in labour read more
Jun 12, 2018 15:35
UP’s incidence of child labour (percentage of working children between 5-14 ) is 4.3% as opposed to 3.9% for India, says the report. read more
Jun 12, 2018 14:44
As India celebrates the World Day against Child Labour on Tuesday, it is high time one spares a thought about the millions of children whose dreams are lost in the rigours of work. read more
Jun 12, 2018 13:59
Out of a total amount of Rs 5.06 crore realised as penalty from those indulging in child labour across the state in the last 22 years, only 1.42% of the fund has been utilised for the welfare and rehabilitation of the rescued children. read more
Apr 19, 2018 13:24
An NGO in Morocco which has campaigned for women’s rights for nearly 20 years, lists “degrading working and living conditions” suffered by the girls, who are usually from the country and illiterate. read more
Apr 13, 2018 18:02
The ministry of women and child development is pushing for stringent regulations on firecrackers across India. read more
Apr 06, 2018 09:10
Black-and-white photos of child labour have been colourised by UK-based professional photo colouriser, Tom Marshall. read more