103 children in a year: Rescues from railway stations on the rise in Ernakulam district

After a brief lull, the number of children being rescued by the Railway Childline in the district is rapidly increasing.

published on : 30th May 2022

Actress’s maids call cops, allege harassment

According to police, the 19-year-old managed to get out of the house and called police control room from a passerby’s cellphone.

published on : 12th May 2022

1098 what’s your emergency? 

As Childline awaits word on a takeover by the Ministry of Human Affairs, activists in the field share their concerns about its possible future 

published on : 2nd May 2022

Warden in Tamil Nadu's Tiruvannamalai held after kids reveal sexual abuse to 1098

A Childline officer said A Duraipandian, the warden, hails from Thoothukudi district and had worked at the home for over two years.

published on : 14th March 2022

Minor engaged as a domestic help girl rescued

Bhubaneswar Childline on Monday rescued a 13-year-old girl, who was reportedly engaged as a domestic help in a Nalco employee’s house since the last three months. 

published on : 8th March 2022

Retired police officer, 'expert' in POCSO cases, held in Kerala for sexually harassing a minor girl

While in service Unni was dealing with the files relating to POCSO and he even used to take classes on the subject.

published on : 11th November 2021

477 children rescued from Central Railway platforms in Maharashtra, reunited with parents

310 boys and 167 girls were reunited with their guardians with the help of non-governmental organisations like Childline.

published on : 20th August 2021