Not so pure TN waterbodies seek immediate attention

CPCB report says sewage, faecal contamination of State’s waterbodies could be very high, Poondi being the worst hit

published on : 20th October 2021

Congress, BJP in Madhya Pradesh spar over 'Kanya Pujan'

Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan had performed Kanya Pujan of minor girls to mark Dussehra festivities during the poll campaign in Raigaon.

published on : 18th October 2021

Child rights panel seeks report on RTE violation 

The complainant also reportedly mentioned that these schools are using their own published books with low quality content without following NCERT curriculum as per law.

published on : 18th October 2021

NCPCR seeks action against Kejriwal video

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal also features in the advertisement.

published on : 15th October 2021

China shifts top Tibet official to Beijing ahead of next year's CPC leadership reshuffle

Qizhala has been head of the Tibetan government since 2017 and was expected to take on a new role in the top legislature, the National People Congress.

published on : 6th October 2021

Child rights body asks MP cops to lodge case over Digvijaya Singh's remarks on RSS-run schools

Acting on a complaint by students of Saraswati Shishu Mandir against Singh's controversial remarks, the NCPCR chairperson Dr Priyank Kanoongo wrote to the MP DGP Vivek Johri on Monday

published on : 27th September 2021

NCPCR writes to Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot over marriage registration bill

National Commission for Protection of Child Rights feared the enactment of the bill may have a serious impact on the physical, psychological, and social state of the minors, and their education.

published on : 25th September 2021

Chinese Communist Party to hold key plenary ahead of next year's leadership reshuffle 

The 6th plenary session of the 19th CPC Central Committee will be held in Beijing in November, the party's high power Politburo meeting announced on Tuesday.

published on : 31st August 2021

CPCB drafts guidelines for decommissioning thermal power plants

In a first, the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) has prepared the draft guidelines for the decommissioning of thermal power plants.

published on : 28th August 2021

Delhi child rights body to geotag all anganwadi centers in city

The rights body hopes this will strengthen the service delivery mechanism within the department as the AWCs had proved helpful in the fight against the pandemic.  

published on : 27th August 2021

COVID-19: Over one lakh children need care and protection, NCPCR tells SC

The affidavit by the National Commission for Protection of Children's Rights was filed in the apex court which is hearing a suo motu matter on the contagion of COVID-19 in children protection homes.

published on : 26th August 2021

721 children in child care institutions of 11 states/UTs contracted COVID-19 since outbreak: RTI

According to the commission's data, no death due to the coronavirus infection has been reported among children residing in CCIs from these 11 states and UTs.

published on : 22nd August 2021

Children admitted to hospital made to sit in scorching heat in MP; NCPCR seeks action

During the inauguration of an oxygen plant at the district hospital in Vidisha, the relatives of hospitalised patients and children admitted in the child ward were forcibly taken to the venue.

published on : 21st August 2021

‘No steps taken to ban sex-selective surgeries’

The petitioner claimed to have done extensive work on issues pertaining to human rights violations of intersex people.

published on : 18th August 2021

NCPCR summons Facebook officials over Rahul Gandhi's Instagram post

The commission has now asked Facebook officials to appear at 5 pm Tuesday in-person at the NCPCR Office in Janpath or through video conferencing along with the details of the action taken.

published on : 14th August 2021
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