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Cops rescue 5 kids, arrest 2 suspects in new drive against child labour

Cops rescue 5 kids, arrest 2 suspects in new drive against chi...

According to police, the rescued children were brought to Mumbai from various places like Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Karnataka and Nepal to work in factories and shops. DNA, 1 month ago
Three child labourers rescued The Assam Tribune, 1 month ago
13 child labourers rescued in UP Business Standard, 1 month ago

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Stringent punishment for child labour: Govt

The prime reason for child labour is poverty and illiteracy and government has made stringent laws and rules to ensure that the country is freed from the scourge, Labour Minister Bandaru Dattatreya said today. "I agree with the member that the main reason for ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago 2-day conference on child labour begins  The Assam Tribune2 months ago Sri Lanka moves to eliminate child labour  Prokerala2 months ago

NGO keeps check across city to prevent child labour

Pratham employees went on a week long hunt in different areas of the city and checked over 2.05 lakh shops. Kishore Bhamre, director of Pratham whose idea it was to thank people says, "While we keep a check on the city's shops that employees children below ...
 DNA3 weeks ago
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Satyarthi, world leaders adopt 'Will' to end child labour

Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi along with five global leaders today made a commitment to end child labour across the world and adopted a 'Will for Children' which calls for ending child slavery and violence against minors, among others. The ...
 Business Standard2 months ago Mukherjee launches campaign to end child labour, child slavery  Business Standard2 months ago President Mukherjee to host 'Laureates and Leaders' summit for children against child labour  Sify2 months ago President Mukherjee to host a summit of laureates and leaders for children which aims to advance the fight against Child Labour, child slavery and violence against Children  Business Standard2 months ago

HC quashes proceedings against convict in child labour case

Citing relevant documents not being produced in court by officials in a child labour case, Madras High Court bench has quashed the Virudhunagar district administration's proceedings against a woman,ordered to put Rs 2 lakh fine into Child Labour ...
 Business Standard2 months ago Officials fail to assist court properly, HC quashes order in child labour case  The Hindu2 months ago

Brick kilns continue to use child labour

Ramya (name changed) is about 13 years of age in her eighth Standard. She is a native of Chirala in Andhra Pradesh and migrated along with parents to Kondapur near Sangareddy. Both the parents work in brick kiln and they brought her as they could not leave ...
 The Hindu2 months ago
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Academics slam UN ban on child labour

A group of international academics has condemned the UN convention banning child labour as "harmful", saying the policy ignores benefits and reflects Western prejudice.In a letter to The Observer newspaper, they argued that allowing young children to work ...
 Prokerala2 months ago UN ban on child labour reflects Western prejudice: Academics  SME Times2 months ago

40 child labourers rescued from bag manufacturing units

Around 40 child labourers were rescued today during a raid conducted on eight unauthorised bag manufacturing units in Moti Tabela area here today. "On a tip-off, a joint team of police and district administration raided the units located in Moti Tabela area.
 Business Standard1 month ago MP: 40 child labourers rescued from eight unauthorised factories  One India1 month ago

From school student to child labour

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 The Hindu2 months ago

Flawed diamond regulations fuelling child labour in Congo mines - campaigners

DAKAR (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The failure of European jewellery firms to scrutinise their supply chains and a flawed diamond certification scheme are fuelling child labour and sexual abuse in artisanal mines in the Democratic Republic of Congo, a ...
 Reuters2 months ago
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