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Labour pangs for surrogacy law

Government cracks down on child labour

Girls working for a fishing net shop in a southern coastal province. Children, particularly those from rural areas, are still working long days or are employed in dangerous jobs affecting their health, personality, physical and spiritual ... VietnamPlus, 2 weeks ago
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Who will benefit from the Child Labour Act, Mr Modi?

Amendments to the Child Labour Act say children can work in ‘family enterprises’ but the definition isn’t clear, points out Shyamal Majumdar. Varun Gandhi may have gone overboard when he described the amendments to the Child Labour Act as “lunacy”, but some of the provisions in the Bill, which was passed by the Lok Sabha last month, raises questions about who the targeted beneficiaries are. On the face of it, the amended legislation has done all the right things - ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago Call for changes in Child Labour Bill  The Assam Tribune1 week ago Kailash Satyarthi: The child rights champion  Livemint.com2 weeks ago Shyamal Majumdar: Wrong call on child labour  Business Standard2 weeks ago
The Hindu

Slogans on child labour attract devotees

The campaign by the National Child Labour Project (NCLP) for child rights and literacy and against child labour during the Pushkaram seems to have paid off. Boards with slogans put up by them at the pushkar ghats and other public places have been receiving ...
 The Hindu1 week ago Four child labourers rescued at railway station  United News of India2 weeks ago Break the poverty cycle  Hindu Business Line2 weeks ago Labour's northern soul weeks ago
The Hindu

Satyarthi launches campaign for youth against child labour

Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi announced that he was planning to launch a campaign 100 million for 100 million targeting 100 million youth, whose idealism, energy and enthusiasm would help liberate the 100 million children shackled in slavery and poverty ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago Lawyers take pledge against child labour  Times of India3 weeks ago On child marriage and labour  The Guardian Nigeria3 weeks ago Labour pledges to fight May over new grammar schools  Morning Star Online3 weeks ago
New Delhi Pioneer

UP Govt hospital delays treatment due to non-payment of bribe: Child dies, NHRC issues notice

Taking suo-motu cognizance of a media report that a 10-month-old child of a labourer died due to delayed treatment in UP's Bahraich District, on 9th August, 2016, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has issued a notice to the Principal ...
 Meri News2 weeks ago NHRC issued a notice to Principal Secretary, Health & Family Welfare  New Delhi Pioneer2 weeks ago NHRC issues notice to UP govt over child's d...  Times of India2 weeks ago NHRC takes cognisance over child's death in govt hospital as parents were unable to pay bribe  United News of India2 weeks ago

India: Investigations highlight child labour, debt bondage & illegal operations in mica mines

Author: Nita Bhalla & Rina Chandran, Thomson Reuters Foundation Officials launched investigations...into child deaths in India's mica mines after the Thomson Reuters Foundation revealed children were being killed in illegal mines and their deaths ...
 Business & Human Rights3 weeks ago Sexual abuse plagues sugarcane field female workers Probe into child deaths cover-up  Arab Times3 weeks ago Global firms beef up investigations of Indian mica suppliers after exposé on child deaths  Reuters Africa3 weeks ago Illegal Mica Mining In India Has A Grim Picture Of Child Labour And It's Killing More Every Month  The Logical Indian4 weeks ago
Abu Dhabi National

How India's New Child Labour Law Might Make The Young More Vulnerable

New Delhi: Last month, parliament passed a new law against child labour, decreeing as illegal all labour of those under 14. On the surface, it appears to be the perfect Independence Day gift for children of India's poor, an estimated 5.7 million ...
 NDTV2 weeks ago India's new child labour law fails to tackle the problem, say experts  Abu Dhabi National3 weeks ago India's child labour law in adequate: UN  Tasmania Mercury3 weeks ago Changes to child labour law will hurt tribals, lower castes, says UN  MSN India1 month ago

Child labourer held for rape

A 14-year old child labourer was arrested for allegedly raping his four-year-old neighbour at Tiril in Sadar police station area of Ranchi today.
 The Telegraph3 weeks ago Man held over attempted child abduction  The Nation Pakistan2 weeks ago Meet the Fearless 22 Year-Old Girl Who Rescued 111 Children Forced into Child Labour  Daily Bhaskar2 months ago Man tries to rape minor, arrested  Times of India2 weeks ago
New Indian Express

New law on child labour is 'woefully inadequate': Kailash Satyarthi

Nobel Laureate Kailash Satyarthi cannot stop lamenting about the lack of enforcement agencies working together towards eradicating a socail evil. Speaking toLakshmy Venkiteswaran about the "woefully inadequate" amendments to the law on child ...
 New Indian Express2 weeks ago All government agencies on child welfare must work together: Kailash Satyarthi  New Indian Express2 weeks ago

Child labour being murdered in mica mines all over India

KODERMA/BHILWARA/SYDAPURAM: in the depths of India's illegal mica mines, where children as young as five work alongside adults, lurks a dark, hidden secret - the cover-up of child deaths with seven killed in the past two months, a Thomson Reuters ...
 Economic Times3 weeks ago Shocking cover-up of deaths of child labourers  Sify4 weeks ago
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