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Want private schools to stop looting students with high fees: What students want from parties ahead of TN polls

The manifesto has been composed by the Tamil Nadu Child Rights Watch, Campaign against Child Labour, Forum for Promotions of Child Participation, Right to Education Forum, Tamil Nadu

Published on 1st March 2021
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Delhi HC seeks response from Centre, AAP on recovery of back wages due to rescued child, bonded labourers

The plea also seeks directions to the authorities to initiate the recovery proceedings in 77 cases where recovery, till date, has not been initiated

Published on 16th December 2020
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Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi's NGO rescues 1600 trafficked children from exploitation during pandemic

Children are employed primarily for two reasons- first due to cheap labour cost and secondly, due to their small hands which helps in efficiently fitting embellishments on bangles

Published on 6th December 2020
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Farmers' Protest 2020 Decoded: Everything you need to know about new Farm Bills, controversy

The Parliament passed three agricultural bills in September this year to reform the way agricultural produce is marketed. The three bills were made into acts with the President's nod

Published on 4th December 2020
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Labouring over India's new labour codes: Why academics, experts believe that it needs a lot more 'work'

Various labour unions have raised their voices against the floor wages being introduced by the new codes but not too many of them have been very vocal about the OSHWC Code

Published on 8th October 2020
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Noted Dalit leader and head of NADO, Johar Charles Wesley Meesa passes away

Charles Wesley Meesa, head of National Alliance of Dalit Organisations was a man of masses and he brought people of all the communities together, say people who worked closely with him

Published on 3rd October 2020
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Workshop conducted in Srinagar for child labour awareness among placement agencies

Keeping in view the increasing cases of child labour, the training programme was organised by Childline, Hope Foundation where experts gave different presentations on child labour

Published on 21st August 2020
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Lockdown has exacerbated problem of child bonded labour due to loans, financial stress: NGOs 

Niharika Chopra, director of policy at the Kailash Satyarthi Children's Foundation said the lockdown has exacerbated the already widely prevalent problem of child bonded labour

Published on 28th June 2020
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How this Karnataka Govt School Teacher set up a student newspaper to bring kids back to school

B Kotresh, a government school teacher speaks about how his monthly magazine, Pencil helped him increase enrollment in his school in Belagurki in Raichur District 

Published on 21st June 2020
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Edex Impact: Kalinga University offers bonded labourer-turned-student fee waiver to continue studies

Edexlive had written about Khemlal a month back. At that time, he had exhausted all his savings, buying essentials during the lockdown

Published on 22nd May 2020
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Empty stomach, discontinued studies: How the lockdown shattered the dreams of these human trafficking survivors

We spoke to two youngsters who were rescued from human trafficking. The pandemic and the lockdown hit them at a time when they almost rebuilt their lives

Published on 29th April 2020
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Allahabad University prof flees town after his 'rationalist' video draw mob-lynching threats

Vikram Harijan said he had already written to the University about the threats and even approached the police but to no avail. He has fled town as he is in mortal fear of what will happen

Published on 4th September 2019
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Why SFI wants the Indian government to declare a water emergency

The crisis, they feel, is not due to lesser water resources but because of poor water management and lack of a comprehensive national water policy

Published on 1st July 2019
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What Pa Ranjith said isn't new. Identity politics has made us forget historical facts: Stalin Rajangam

We ask writer Stalin Rajangam if Pa Ranjith's statements had any basis and if in fact, people's lands were snatched away from them

Published on 13th June 2019
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Tamil Nadu promises birth certificates to rescued bonded child labourers

International Justice Mission (IJM)  has identified 51 children from Tiruvallur district in the age group of six to 13 years who do not have the certificates

Published on 12th June 2019

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