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child protection


What should CWCs do when parents, guardians approach them to surrender children? Karnataka HC issues guidelines

August 20, 2021 12:59 pm

The child welfare committees should conduct proper identification of the parents of children. The CWCs should ensure they meet the parents individually and collectively in a bid to ascertain facts related to the surrender.

In deluge of Covid numbers, one stands out: 577 children orphaned in second wave of pandemic

May 29, 2021 4:09 pm

On Tuesday, the Ministry of Women and Child Development said that 577 children across the country have been orphaned in the past 55 days by the second wave.

Law Commission to Govt: Change laws to protect kids aged under 6

August 28, 2015 12:07 am

It has said that the early childhood is the phase of “maximum vulnerability” and deprivation can seriously impact a child’s health and learning potential.

HC questions two sets of rules for age of juvenile offender

July 24, 2014 1:45 am

Also directs Tihar jail officials to not admit any young offender if his warrant file does not have age memo in it.

President Pranab Mukherjee arrives on two-day Meghalaya,Assam visit

March 14, 2014 11:21 am

The President was received by J B Patnaik at the Lokopriyo Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport.

'Australian Fritzl' raped daughter,fathered four kids

September 17, 2009 1:21 pm

The accused is said to have caged his daughter as a virtual prisoner,raping her almost daily from when she was 11 years old.