Your browser does not support JavaScript or it may be disabled!
 India As It Happens
Rediff Labs will showcase innovative products that rediff is working on behind the scenes.
News   |   Images
Get Realtime News
on your webpage

About 19 results for "committee for the protection of children"

India protests against mob attack on Gurdwara Nankana Sahib

India protests against mob attack on Gurdwara Nankana Sahib

Hundreds of people thronged the streets leading to the Pakistan High Commission in Delhi's Chanakyapuri on Saturday and protested against the mob attack and stone-pelting on devotees at the historic Gurdwara Nankana Sahib, the birthplace of Sikhism founder Guru Nanak Dev, in Lahore. IMAGE: Youth Congress workers stage a protest against Pakistan over attack on Gurdwara Nankana Sahib and alleged abduction of the Sikh girl Jagjeet Kaur and her forcible conversion to Islam, outside the Pakistan ..., 3 weeks ago
Economic Times

Panel of MPs mulls legislation to address online exploitation of children; to submit report in a month

Members of the panel told ET that in the next one month the committee of 14 members from 10 parties will hold deliberations with telecom regulator Trai, National Commission for the Protection of Child Rights and social media companies such as Bytedance ...
 Economic Times1 month ago

Data protection bill referred to Parliament panel

The Personal Data Protection Bill was on Wednesday referred to a joint select committee of both Houses of Parliament.  IMAGE: Electronics and Information Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad defends the data protection bill in Lok Sabha on December 11, 2019. Photograph: ANI Photo. A resolution moved by Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad was passed by Lok Sabha by a voice vote.  The panel will have 20 members from Lok Sabha and 10 from Rajya Sabha. The Upper House will give names ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Bihar shelter case: Main accused, 18 others convicted

A Delhi court on Monday convicted key accused Brajesh Thakur and 18 others for sexually assaulting several girls in a shelter home run by him in Muzaffarpur, Bihar. Additional Sessions Judge Saurabh Kulshreshtha convicted Thakur, who once unsuccessfully contested assembly polls on Bihar People's Party ticket, for several offences including the aggravated penetrative sexual assault under section 6 of Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, and offences of rape and gang rape ...
 Rediff.com6 days ago Muzaffarpur shelter home ruling likely tomorrow  Rediff.com2 months ago

Zero tolerance for sexual harassment, says Sports Minister

Need harsher punishments but sexual harassment is not rampant: SAI The Sports Authority of India, on Friday, rejected criticism that sexual harassment complaints are not dealt with strictly at its institutes, asserting that a robust system is in place to tackle the menace but acknowledged that punishments should be harsher for those found guilty. Stung by a report which claimed that 45 cases of sexual harassment were reported from 24 SAI institutes over the last 10 years, the nodal body to ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

CAA/NPR/NRC: What govt must do

'The CAA should be kept in abeyance without making it a prestige issue.' 'Laying down a clear policy on the future of illegal migrants will dispel anxieties and help in implementing the CAA, NPR and also the NCR,' suggests former Union home secretary Dr Madhav Godbole. IMAGE: A protest against a Citizenship (Amendment) Act in Nagaon district, Assam, January 4, 2020. Photograph: Anuwar Hazarika/Reuters   India is witnessing a raging controversy over the eligibility of illegal migrants for ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago

9 more kids die in Kota, Dec toll rises to 100

At least nine more infants have died in the last two days of December at the J K Lon hospital in Kota, taking the death toll to 100 for the month, officials said on Wednesday. The death of 10 children at the government-run hospital during a 48-hour period on December 23-24 had triggered opposition criticism and a visit by a team from the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR). Four children died on December 30 while five on December 31, all mainly due to low birth weight, ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago 14 more infants die at Kota hospital; toll reaches 91  Rediff.com3 weeks ago

When your home is demolished for no fault of yours...

For 'a person who has dedicated his life to teaching students, guiding them to restoring monuments and preserving our built heritage, I never dreamt that my home will one day be demolished.' IMAGE: A view of flats built on the coastal zone in Maradu, Kochi. Photograph: PTI Photo All the 40 years Dr M S Mathews was a professor of civil engineering at IIT-Madras, he was involved in the restoration of temples, monuments, and other heritage structures. For his incredible effort, the Construction ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago

Gandhis lead Cong Satyagraha against CAA, NRC; Rahul slams PM

The top Congress leadership, led by party chief Sonia Gandhi, sat on a 'Satyagraha for Unity' at Mahatma Gandhi's memorial Rajghat in New Delhi on Monday, demanding protection of the rights of people as enshrined in the Constitution. IMAGE: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi during a Satyagraha demanding protection for the Constitution in the view of CAA and NRC, at Mahatma Gandhi's samadhi Rajghat in New Delhi, on Monday. Photograph: Arun Sharma/PTI Photo Top Congress leaders, including former ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Unnao rape: Sengar gets life in jail, fined Rs 25L

A Delhi court on Friday sentenced expelled Bharatiya Janata Party MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar to life imprisonment till last breath in jail for raping a minor girl in Unnao in Uttar Pradesh in 2017, holding that as a public servant he betrayed people's faith. IMAGE: The court said that expelled BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar, who was a public servant, 'betrayed people's faith'. Photograph: Nand Kumar/PTI Photo From police refusing to name the accused when the complaint was first filed to seeing her ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
Prev | Next
Personalize your Realtimeclose [x]
Add content to your personalized tab - My News
Add upto 6 topics of your interest:
for eg.2g Scam , World
Personalize the tabs display. ( You can add or remove the tabs )
AlertsGet updates on latest news & your favourite topics right in your inbox.Set an Alert|Manage your Alerts


Realtime News

on your Webpage

Add Widget >Get your members hooked!
Get updated on latest news & your favorite topics right in your inbox!
Happening by Location Click on any location on map to view latest news by location
More     Less