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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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Counselling platform launched for children of slain Border Security Force personnel 

 The link will be available through a toll-free number 1800-1-236-236 and a weblink, and counsellors appointed by the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights will operate them

Published on 19th February 2021
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Analysis of Union Budget 2021 reveals allocation for children was at ten year low; Child Protection gets raw deal

HAQ: Centre for Child Rights, in its analysis of the budget observed that despite the COVID-19 situation , it has found huge cuts in flagship programmes for children  

Published on 2nd February 2021
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Here's why December 11 is an important day for the children in India

On December 11, 1992, India signed the United Nations Conventions for Child Rights. We explain to you when UNCRC was adopted, who wrote it and how India went on to implement it
 

Published on 11th December 2020
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Kerala Child Rights Commission: Don't humiliate or scold children publicly, it's an offence

The rights panel was hearing a complaint against authorities of an English medium school in Wayanad for ill-treating a Class III student, earlier this year

Published on 11th December 2020
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Kerala's community police to keep special watch on migrant workers as child missing cases increase

According to Kerala police's latest crime statistics, a total of 91 cases of kidnapping and abduction of children were reported in the southern state in the initial three months, till March, this year

Published on 28th November 2020
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Delhi Police reunites 1,440 missing children with families in the past three months

Delhi Police Commissioner SN Shrivastava had issued directions and laid down an action plan for tracing missing children and reuniting them with their families

Published on 17th November 2020
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Kerala Child Rights Commission serves notice to ED on complaint from Bineesh Kodiyeri's relative

After receiving the complaint, KCRC chairman Manojkumar KV reached Bineesh's house and served a notice to ED officials

Published on 6th November 2020
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Eight states account for over 70 per cent of children in care homes, NCPCR wants them returned to families 

The country's apex child rights body NCPCR has directed eight states that account for over 70 per cent of children in care homes to ensure their return to their families

Published on 26th September 2020
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DCPCR summons 45 private schools for denying books to economically weaker students

The Delhi Commission For Protection of Child Rights received complaints that the children had not been given books by these private schools since April, a member said

Published on 21st September 2020
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Rashi Anand's Lakshyam is striving to teach street children life skills for a respectable life. Here's how

Rashi had always wanted to work with street children. She has not only helped the marginalised during the lockdown but also found a way to keep the NGO from shutting down

Published on 11th September 2020
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Forced to travel 50km for online classes, children in Maharashtra villages reach out to NCPCR for internet

The National Commission for Protection Child Rights, in turn, ensured that the connectivity is restored in the fastest possible manner by reaching out to cellular companies 

Published on 22nd August 2020
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Why these Kerala politicians posting photos of distributing TVs to kids for online classes is unlawful — and how they reacted!

Dhisha, a collective of young activists has written to the Education Minister and the Child Rights Commission stating the same. This is how the politicians responded to the claims

Published on 8th June 2020
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Why force teachers to do unrelated multi-tasks rather than just being educators?

Last year, the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights in a report had highlighted how the involvement of teachers in non-teaching activities was affecting the quality of education

Published on 19th October 2019
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Including curriculum on self-defence for girls in schools, colleges need of the hour: Ganta Hymavathi

In the wake of increasing attacks against minor girls in Andhra Pradesh, various child rights activists and bodies  are urging school and college to make self-defence  mandatory for every student

Published on 10th May 2018

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