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Govt committed to eradicate child labour in India: Dattatreya

Labour Minister Bandaru Dattatreya has said in a consultative committee meeting that government is committed to eradicate child labour in the country. DNA, 5 days ago
Stringent punishment for child labour: Govt Business Standard, 1 month ago

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7,000 employers hiring child labour prosecuted in 2014-16

The state also saw a maximum of 731 convictions under the Child and Adolescent Labour (Prohibition and Regulation) Act.
 DNA2 days ago Nearly 7,000 employers hiring child labour prosecuted in 2014-16  DNA2 days ago

More than 12 Lakh Children have been rehabilitated under National Child Labour Project Scheme since 1988

More than 12 Lakh Children have been rehabilitated under National Child Labour Project Scheme since 1988
 Business Standard1 week ago Child labour: NHRC issues notice to Delhi Govt, seeks reports in four weeks  Sify3 weeks ago Cops rescue 5 kids, arrest 2 suspects in new drive against child labour  DNA2 months ago Three child labourers rescued  The Assam Tribune2 months ago

Growing child labour in India's cities is just the tip of the iceberg, say activists

By Anuradha Nagaraj CHENNAI, India, Feb 27 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Urban India is employing an increasing number of children - many under nine years of age - in producing everything from pickles to fireworks, working in tourism and labouring on ...
 DNA4 weeks 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 ...
 DNA1 month 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 Standard2 months ago MP: 40 child labourers rescued from eight unauthorised factories  One India2 months ago

Review: Lion tells a simple but moving story

Lion roars because of a magical child, writes Raja Sen. Sometimes a film works better than it should. Lion, directed by first-timer Garth Davis and an adaptation of Saroo Brierley's moving memoir, is one of those. This is a film that -- truth be told -- is mawkish, overtly sentimental and tugs at the tearducts far too directly for it to be memorable. And yet... Yet, this film turns into something affecting and, in long silent stretches, even something beautiful, something worth smiling and ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

4-year-old gangraped, murdered in Bhayander, 3 accused arrested

A four-year-old girl was gang-raped and murdered in Bhayander, an area in the outskirts of Mumbai. The body of the child, who had gone missing from her home at Azad Nagar on January 9, was found partially buried in a swamp near her residence. A day after she went missing, her family filed a complaint with the police. Her body was finally spotted two days later by a passer-by. The police, who have arrested three of the four accused in the case, say the girl was offered sweets by the accused ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

UP portfolios announced; Adityanath retains home

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday allocated portfolios to his cabinet colleagues keeping over three dozen departments, including the home ministry, with himself. The chief minister also kept the information, housing and urban planning, food and civil supplies, mining, personnel, institutional finance, estate and several other departments according to the list released by Governor Ram Naik on Wednesday. Deputy CM Keshav Prasad Maurya has been given the public works ...
 Rediff.com6 days ago

My Agenda for Modi's New India

'I hope Prime Minister Modi will take the population bull by the horns,' says Sudhir Bisht. The Bharatiya Janata Party has won the Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand assembly elections very comfortably. It has also been invited to form the government in Goa and in all likelihood, it will stake its claim to form the government in Manipur. The BJP lost the Punjab assembly elections that it fought alongside its senior partner, the Shiromani Akali Dal, but it hasn't been able to induce any sadness in ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago
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