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Hyderabad: Six child labourers rescued

Police on Wednesday rescued six minor boys who were employed as labourers at a brick-making facility in adjoining Ranga Reddy district and arrested two persons. Zee News, 1 day ago
28 bonded labourers rescued from KR Nagar Deccan Herald, 3 hours ago

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Serena Williams goes into labour in Florida hospital

Serena Williams has gone into labour with her first child, and is expected to give birth today, after being induced last night. According to reports, the 35-year-old tennis pro checked in St Mary's Medical Center in Palm Beach, Florida, on Wednesday, with an entire floor of the hospital being cleared in order to ensure the mother-to-be has the maximum amount of privacy possible. Serena, who announced her surprise pregnancy with Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian, 33, back in April, is ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago The disabled man who fights for children  Rediff.com1 week ago Global Conventions on Child Labour  Business Standard1 month ago ILO Convention on Child Labour  Business Standard2 months ago

Over 40 mn caught in modern slavery, 152 mn in child labour: UN report

The report said that 152 million children, including 64 million girls and 88 million boys, are subject to child labour Last Updated at September 20, 2017 14:29 IST
 Business Standard1 day ago Millions trapped in modern slavery, child labour: UN report  Business Standard1 day ago

Dahi Handi fest: 14 years age restriction, but no height limit

Children below the age of 14 years cannot participate in the Dahi Handi festival, the Maharashtra government on Monday said in the Bombay high court, which accepted the statement, but refused to impose any restriction on the height of human pyramid formations. A division bench of Justices B R Gavai and M S Karnik said it was not for the high court to impose restrictions on the age of the participants, famously known as 'govindas', in the festival and the ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago Dahi handi: Maha govt lowers age limit to 14 yrs, no cap on pyramid height  Rediff.com1 month ago

WATCH: As doctors argue inside delivery room, woman loses child

An argument between two doctors inside the operation theatre at a hospital in Jodhpur cost a woman her baby, officials said. The incident took place at the Umaid Women and Children Hospital on Tuesday when gynaecologist Ashok Nainwal and anaesthetist M L Tak entered into a verbal spat over checking the heartbeat of the child, said Amilal Bhat, principal of the S N Medical College, which runs the hospital. One of the doctors later walked out of the operation theatre. The child succumbed due to ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago

Helping lost children to return home

When they returned to Chennai from the US, their plan was to set up a successful business.Which they did.Then, says's A Ganesh Nadar, something tugged at their heartstrings. IMAGE: Child labourers rescued from different factory units wait inside a police station in Mumbai. Photograph: Reuters You've seen this at every traffic signal. As the red light flashes on, grimy, barefoot children -- dressed in mismatched clothes that are too big or too small if they are lucky and naked if ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

Child who fell into 450-ft deep borewell found dead

Rescue workers today pulled out dead the 14-month girl who had accidentally slipped into an open borewell in Telangana's Ranga Reddy district on Thursday.  After about 58 hours of rescue operation involving different agencies, the child, the daughter of a farm labourer, was found dead today, the police said.  The girl, fondly known as Chinnari, was playing with her elder sister when she accidentally fell in the nearly 450-feet-deep open borewell in a field at Ekkareddyguda village of ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago Telangana: 14-month-old girl stuck in borewell dies  Rediff.com2 months ago

Ryan murder: State okays CBI probe; takes over school management

IMAGE: Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar consoling Varun Thakur, father of Pradyuman, who was murdered at Ryan International School, at Bhondsi in Gurugram on Friday. Photograph: PTI Photo The Haryana government on Friday recommended a Central Bureau of Investigation probe into the murder of the seven-year-old boy in a school in Gurugram and took over its management for three months. Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar made the announcement after meeting the family ...
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The Scotsman who knows India better than many of us

'Men of the calibre of Shri Ramana Maharishi, Satya Sai Baba, Shri Aurobindo -- you don't get that level of excellence in the West.''The quality of Indian saints is unmatched.'Bill Aitken came to India nearly 60 years ago. He never returned.An Indian citizen since 1972, he speaks to's Archana Masih about finding a religion, a country and discovering India on steam engines and motorbikes.   IMAGE: Writer and scholar of Hinduism, Bill Aitken arrived in India in 1959 and took ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

After reshuffle, new ministers get down to work

A day after being sworn-in, the new ministers took charge of their portfolios. Here’s a look at the various new ministers on their first day at work.  >> Alphons Kannanthanam IMAGE: The Minister of State for Culture and Environment, Forest & Climate Change, Dr Mahesh Sharma greeting the new Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Tourism, Alphons Kannanthanam, in New Delhi. All photographs: Press Information Bureau India’s new Tourism Minister ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago Nirmala Sitharaman gets defence, Piyush Goyal gets railways  Rediff.com2 weeks ago Meet Modi's new ministers  Rediff.com2 weeks ago
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