August 12, 2021 10:57 pm
There are very few spaces for children in our society to seek help and Childline revolutionised the simple yet fraught act of a child asking for help. Making police the first port of call for vulnerable minors will undo those gains
November 27, 2014 4:06 am
The police said that the girl was staying in the house with a woman identified as Salma Sheikh (43)
May 30, 2014 1:20 am
The shelter was running illegally at Takve village in Karjat taluka, barely 60 km from Mumbai.
October 28, 2012 2:52 am
A girl has filed a complaint at Kothrud police station,through child rights organisation Childline,that she was allegedly beaten up at Kothrud police station when she was brought there on the suspicion of theft at a lawyers house in Kothrud where she works as a help.
September 15, 2012 12:28 am
The court of Additional Sessions Judge Kamini Lau has convicted an HIV positive man of rape,causing miscarriage and attempt to murder,holding that knowingly passing on a sexually transmitted disease was an act likely to cause death,and,hence,punishable.
July 11, 2012 5:42 pm
An eight-year-old boy working as a domestic help was injured for being late from market.
November 14, 2011 2:16 am
Like every year,the NGO Dnyana Devi will hold its annual dance and drama competitions on December 18 to raise funds for its various activities.