Status of Children

Supreme Court issues directions to High Courts on fast-tracking child sexual abuse case

3/5/2018 | Social Issues | Status of Children

The Supreme Court issued a slew of directions to all high courts of the country regarding trial in sexual assault cases involving children. Guidelines ...

ILO conventions on child labour

17/6/2017 | Social Issues | Status of Children

India has ratified two key ILO conventions on child labour concerning the elimination of child labour, the Minimum Age Convention (No 138) and the Wor ...

Rajasthan leads in child marriages

5/6/2017 | Social Issues | Status of Children

National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) has released data on incidences of child marriage in India. Highlights of the report: Rajas ...

Prohibition of Child Marriage (Karnataka amendment) Bill, 2016

29/5/2017 | Social Issues | Status of Children

President has given his assent to the long-pending Prohibition of Child Marriage (Karnataka amendment) Bill, 2016, giving greater powers to the police ...

Law Commission suggestions on draft Bill on child abduction

20/10/2016 | Social Issues | Status of Children

The 21st Law Commission in its first report has recommended a series of changes in the draft Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction Bill-2016, ...

Children’s Court

29/8/2016 | Social Issues | Status of Children

South India’s first Children’s Court was recently inaugurated in Hyderabad. After Goa and Delhi, Telangana has become the third state in the country w ...

Child Labour (Prohibition and Regulation) Amendment Bill, 2016

1/8/2016 | Social Issues | Status of Children

Parliament has passed Child Labour (Prohibition and Regulation) Amendment Bill, 2016, which has paved the way for India to ratify two International La ...

ICDS(Integrated Child Development Services) and Budget

6/3/2016 | Social Issues | Status of Children

Government has reduced fund available to child health interventions, with a massive cut — from Rs. 15,483.77 crore last year to Rs. 14,000 crore in th ...

Lancet Journal On Stillbirths

22/1/2016 | Social Issues | Status of Children

Main Highlights: An estimated 2.6 million third trimester stillbirths occurred in 2015 across the world. Most stillbirths (98%) occur in low and middl ...

“Why Children Commit Offences” Report

2/11/2015 | Social Issues | Status of Children

A report titled ‘Why Children Commit Offences’ released by Delhi Commission for Protection of Child Rights (DCPCR) states that “The ...

“Why Children Commit Offences” Report

2/11/2015 | Social Issues | Status of Children

A report titled ‘Why Children Commit Offences’ released by Delhi Commission for Protection of Child Rights (DCPCR) states that “The ...

Report on Early Childhood Development and Legal Entitlements

1/9/2015 | Social Issues | Status of Children

The Law Commission of India submitted the 259th report titled “Early Childhood Development and Legal Entitlements” to the Union Law Minist ...

Govt to Go Ahead With Law Treating Juveniles As Adults In Grave Crimes

1/4/2015 | Social Issues | Status of Children

Rejecting the recommendations of a parliamentary committee which disapproved of treating juveniles accused of heinous offences as adults, the Central ...

Juveniles as Adults In Heinous Cases

25/2/2015 | Social Issues | Status of Children

The government’s plan to treat juveniles of 16 to 18 years of age accused of heinous offences as adults suffered a huge setback with the parliam ...

Mission Indradhanush

3/1/2015 | Social Issues | Status of Children

The government has launched “Mission Indradhanush” depicting seven colours of the rainbow, aiming to cover all those children by 2020 who are either u ...

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