User: indiatogether Topic: Human Rights
Category: Child Labour
Last updated: Jul 27 2017 19:40 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Lucknow's 90% people suffer from protein deficiency 27.7.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Despite the government's emphasis on proper nutrition, Lucknow is the most protein deficient city with 90 per cent of its population suffering from protein deficiency, revealed a survey on Thursday.
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Six child labourers rescued 26.7.2017 TOI: Jaipur
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Career guidance cum awareness camp 24.7.2017 Manipur: E-Pao
Career guidance cum awareness camp
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Dholpur set for 1st child-friendly dist 21.7.2017 TOI: Jaipur
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151 children, including 13 girls, rescued under ‘Operation Muskan’ 19.7.2017 Hindu: Cities
52 of them are from neighbouring States, say police
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India's domestic workers are overworked, underpaid and abused 17.7.2017 Latest News
The Census shows the numbers of female workers aged 15-59 went up 17% between 2001 and 2011
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Drive against encroachment on rly properties 16.7.2017 TOI: Patna
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Operation Muskan launched in Odisha to rescue missing children 15.7.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Operation Muskan, a month-long drive to rescue and rehabilitate Odisha's missing children, was launched by the state police on Saturday.
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Lilly Singh appointed UNICEF’s Global Goodwill Ambassador 15.7.2017 Hindu: National
UNICEF today appointed Indian-origin Canadian YouTube star Lilly Singh as its newest Global Goodwill Ambassador at a special event here.Lilly was in the capital to support UNICEF’s Youth4Change initia...
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'Superwoman' is UNICEF's Goodwill Ambassador 15.7.2017 TOI: Home
The YouTuber, famous as 'Superwoman', was in New Delhi to support UNICEF's Youth4Change initiative, a programme for youth that brings them together to support their peers and communities in taking action on issues such as health, hygiene, child labour and gender equality.
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'Superwoman' Lilly Singh appointed UNICEF's Global Goodwill Ambassador 15.7.2017 TOI: India
The YouTuber, famous as 'Superwoman', was in New Delhi to support UNICEF's Youth4Change initiative, a programme for youth that brings them together to support their peers and communities in taking action on issues such as health, hygiene, child labour and gender equality.
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21 child workers rescued 15.7.2017 TOI: Chandigarh Times
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3,500 websites hosting child pornography blocked in June: Govt informs SC 14.7.2017 News
We are coming out with steps which will deal with the situation in its entirety: Government
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Helping lost children to return home 14.7.2017 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
When they returned to Chennai from the US, their plan was to set up a successful business.Which they did.Then, something tugged at their heartstrings.
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CWC inaugurates new living spaces in Chembur 13.7.2017 DNA: Wide Angle
The new premises of Child Welfare Committee (CWC) were inaugurated at Chembur's Children's Home on Wednesday by Vinita Singal, secretary of Maharashtra's Women and Child Development (WCD) Department. This is the first facility of its kind for victims of child labour, mental and sexual harassment. The new premises of 700 sq ft have been constructed by the International Justice Mission (IJM), NGOs as well as public, private and business sectors. It will be maintained by the government going forward. The premises are child-friendly with indoor play rooms and a counselling room where the children will be counselled by professionals. "We hope that the premises serve as a model to other CWCs in Maharashtra and rest of the country. If we work together, we can improve the safety conditions of the children," said Sanjay Macwan, regional director, IJM. The premises were constructed after consulting with professionals who are also members of the committee. "The children who come to us are physically and sexually ...
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Should children be barred from reality shows? 12.7.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Of late there have been a number of reality TV shows involving children of all age groups. While the platform does provide immense exposure for the little ones, it also effects their health and education.
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State govt mulls migration register 12.7.2017 The Assam Tribune
State govt mulls migration register
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A tense, anxious day after a long, tiring train journey 11.7.2017 Deccan Herald - News
Shortly after young madrasa students and their instructors were stopped for questioning at the Bengaluru Cantonment railway station on Tuesday, activists of some Hindu right-wing outfits also arrived there, presuming the children were being taken to Kerala for religious conversion. They urged CWC and police officials to send the children to the state-run boys' home as they were not accompanied by parents or guardians. They wanted the police and CWC officials to "thoroughly investigate" whether the boys were being taken for child labour or they were potential victims of organ transplant rackets. The crowd at the railway station was thin until noon with just a few heads of left-wing outfits and members of some NGOs being present. But as the day drew to a close, the number of people demanding the immediate release of the boys swelled. Among them were Muslim religious leaders and representatives of BOSCO and other child protection groups. Social workers and lawyers were also seen getting into a huddle to ...
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There's pressure, but we owe our success to reality shows 11.7.2017 TOI: Jaipur
Rajasthan artists on Shoojit Sircar's `ban kids' reality shows' comment
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BDO picked up for questioning 9.7.2017 The Assam Tribune
BDO picked up for questioning
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