Nine children working as bonded labourers rescued from Delhi meat processing units 

The children were presented before the child welfare committee and they have been sent to a child care institution for now.

published on : 18th May 2019

Collector told to probe Delhi Public School for charging exorbitant fees 

Even then the collector had been directed to lodge an inquiry and submit a report within 20 days.

published on : 15th May 2019

No child should carry textbooks by private publishers in schools: NCPCR

NCPCR chairperson said the need to re-issue the guidelines was felt in view of a large number of complaints that parents are arm-twisted into buying books by private publishers.

published on : 11th May 2019

Velimanna UPS’ upgradation: Aasim takes his case to Delhi

Aasim is accompanied by his father Muhammed Saeed and human rights activist Noushad Thekkayil on the visit.

published on : 6th May 2019

After Priyanka, now EC seeks Kirron Kher's reply over campaign video featuring children

In the eight-minute video shared by Kher's close aid, Mahesh Inder Sidhu is seen using children to seek votes for her.

published on : 4th May 2019

Stopped children from raising wrong slogans: Priyanka Gandhi

The National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) had issued a notice to Priyanka on Thursday over alleged use of children in the election campaign.

published on : 3rd May 2019

Child rights body asks states to stop sale of Johnson's baby shampoo after sample fails lab test

NCPCR ordered stoppage of sale of Johnson's baby shampoo and also removing the product from stock of shops after Drug Testing Laboratory, Jaipur declared it of substandard quality.

published on : 28th April 2019

NCPCR guidelines for Delhi private hostels lay down strict rules

Even though there are rules and regulations in place for childcare institutions, several cases of abuse were reported, a senior WCD official said. 

published on : 26th April 2019

Child abuse in India: What more can be done?

The brutal murder of a seven-year-old boy in Kerala at the hands of his mother's lover is a stark reminder that we as a country have failed in protecting our children.

published on : 18th April 2019

Child drinks insecticide due to hunger in Madhya Pradesh, NCPCR sends team

The incident allegedly took place on December 31 when even after repeated requests, the child was not given wheat by the local ration shop.

published on : 7th January 2019

Kota suicides: NCPCR seeks report within  seven days 

 India’s apex child rights’ body has sought a report from the district officials in Kota, Rajasthan, over the suicide of three students in four days.

published on : 28th December 2018

NCPCR looking into reports of BJP candidate promising 'no hindrance' to child marriages

NCPCR chairperson Priyank Kanoongo said action will be taken against the candidate, Shobha Chauhan from Sojat constituency in Pali district of Rajasthan.

published on : 5th December 2018

National child rights panel visits Sabarimala

The National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) visited Sabarimala on Wednesday for an on-the-spot study on the alleged violation of child rights.

published on : 29th November 2018

Tutorials should be given to children in conflict with law at observation homes: NCPCR

In a survey of 50 observation homes across the country, the NCPCR said it was found that considerable percentage of children are either school drop outs or have never gone to a school.

published on : 11th November 2018

9,034 children trafficked in India in 2016 alone: Kailash Satyarthi Children's Foundation

National Commission for Protection of Child Rights member Priyank Kanoongo said in India 40 per cent adolescent girls and 35 per cent boys are out of the school.

published on : 27th September 2018
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