December 25, 2018 8:22 pm
There is a shortage of more than five lakh teachers in elementary schools, with Bihar and Uttar Pradesh together account for more than 4.2 lakhs of vacant posts
June 10, 2016 7:07 pm
While 45 per cent of child labourers in Bihar are illiterate, in Rajasthan and Jharkhand the figure stands at 40 per cent
May 24, 2016 7:59 pm
The number of children who went missing and remain untraced across the country, increased by around 84 per cent between 2013 and 2015, with Delhi and Maharashtra recording most such cases, a leading NGO said.
June 11, 2015 4:37 pm
An analysis of census data by CRY (Child Rights and You) has revealed that child labour has been decreasing at a mere 2.2 per cent per year over the last decade.
April 24, 2014 1:16 am
Children’s issues get a meagre 11 per cent weightage in manifestos of top 10 parties: CRY study.
October 01, 2013 2:16 am
None of the schools in the district have computers.
October 04, 2012 2:26 am
Mumbai is a far CRY from the metropolis it is known as. A majority,86 per cent,of respondents in the city in a recent nation-wide survery by Child Rights and You said girls should be married off between the ages of 16 and 18,while 38 per cent were unaware education is the right of every child aged 6-14 years.
October 04, 2012 1:17 am
A study on the status of the education of the girl child has revealed that 29 per cent of the respondents in the city are unaware about the Right to Education Act,which states that education is a basic right of every child in the country.
July 02, 2012 3:48 am
Internationally known organisation CRY collaborated with PMC to organise the 'Go to school' drive on 19th June
June 15, 2010 2:57 am
When Parikshit Jha (48) went out for dinner with his family this Saturday,he did more than satiate his palate.