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Result: 1- 8 out of 80 Article found

Appointments to 9th CWC violated rules, suggests RTI

In February, the Delhi government had issued advertisement for filling vacant posts in the existing CWC. In April and May, meetings were held for the state-level selection committee to recommend eligible candidates for the same.

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Fifth Column: Relentless neglect

In today’s column, I want to draw attention specifically to the Child Welfare Committee (CWC) in Mumbai where I spent a morning last week in the hope of getting permission to place two street children in a private children’s home run by a Parsi trust.

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Fifth column: Let’s talk about ‘parivartan’

My experience came as a harsh reminder that ‘parivartan’ has not begun to happen in officialdom despite Narendra Modi’s promise of ‘minimum government and maximum governance’.

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Child Welfare Committees, Juvenile Justice Boards: What districts’ administration proposed, government disposed

It has been learnt that last year, there had been gross discrepancies while setting up such CWCs in several districts.

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Minor help rescued from Gurgaon home gets Rs 1.5 lakh

The victim was among several girls brought to Delhi by her maternal uncle.

Man sells 2-month-old son to buy medicine for wife

He had handed over his son to an ASHA worker, who had given Rs 700 for purchasing medicine for his wife and 50 kg rice.

Two places raided, 5 child labourers rescued

The children were handed over to their guardians after medical check up by Child Welfare Committee (CWC).

Rescued from red light area, 13 girls flee UP observation home

The girls had claimed to be aged between 18 to 22, but the NGO had told the CWC that they were minors.

Newborn girl dumped in garbage heap rescued

The child was rushed to Civil hospital in Gurgaon and was admitted to the neonatal intensive care unit. She is stable, doctors said.

Thane police’s Child Protection Unit yet to get in action

Announced with much fanfare in July, the unit is still to get basic infrastructure and manpower.

For a few thousands, Orissa couple ‘sold’ off three children

The couple who allegedly bought the infant were detained too.

Injured child panel member still in ICU

Ramaswamy is still in the ICU along with his daughter, police to record his statement.

Woman’s death at shelter home: HC says detention ‘illegal’, awards kin Rs 3 lakh

The woman’s medical examination was done only after a plea was filed by the investigation officer of the case.

15-year-old rescued from prostitution racket, 1 held

A 15-year-old girl rescued from a prostitution racket has been sent to the children’s home in Dongri, from where she fled two months ago.

HC rejects bail plea of Thane shelter home caretaker

The matter came to light after a Child Welfare Committee team visited the shelter home in 2010 and found that the children were living in inhuman conditions.