Monday, Dec 05, 2022



NCPCR once again asks Navodaya schools to appoint hostel wardens

December 01, 2022 8:50 pm

The NCPCR had earlier sent similar notices to the Education Ministry's task force for 'prevention of suicides in JNVs' in March 2019, and to the NVS in September this year, directing that wardens be appointed in every JNV branch, with no result.

NCPCR develops protocol for repatriating children in need of care and protection

November 21, 2022 10:25 am

The District Child Protection Units of both the transferring district and the transferred district shall ensure that the compensation amount is credited to the bank account of the child opened in their “native place”.

Close Delhi schools till air quality improves: NCPCR chairperson to Delhi government

November 03, 2022 2:36 pm

In his letter, NCPCR chairperson Priyank Kanoongo said he made this recommendation based on suo motu cognisance of reports that air quality in Delhi has deteriorated to the “severe” category.

Child rights’ body ‘joins’ PIL seeking FIR against Rahul Gandhi for tweet on identity of minor rape victim

October 14, 2022 3:29 pm

The National Commission for Protection of Child Rights submitted before the Delhi High Court that even though the tweet has been removed, the “offence still survives”.

Zubair tweet: Casual attitude, incorrect stand taken by Delhi Police, child rights body tells Delhi HC

October 12, 2022 2:35 am

The Delhi Police had filed its status report before the HC, submitting that the tweet made by Zubair does not constitute a cognizable offence.

Congress leaders meet EC, ask it to reject NCPCR plea over ‘misuse’ of children in Bharat Jodo Yatra

October 10, 2022 10:41 pm

After the meeting, Congress leaders said they told the poll body that the complaint against the Congress was “frivolous” and accused the NCPCR of indulging in “electioneering” and levelling “bogus allegations.”

Jharkhand govt obstructing investigation: NCPCR chief on reaching Dumka to probe two minor girls' deaths

September 05, 2022 1:56 pm

NCPCR chief Priyank Kanoongo said that he had informed the government about the visit, but necessary arrangements have not been made to aid the inquiry.

A first: norms to protect rights of kids working on OTT platforms

June 25, 2022 7:29 am

The commission has further included stringent penal provisions for violating the guidelines, including imprisonment, and has mandated that child artists and children being used in entertainment need to be registered with District Magistrates.

NCPCR seeks action on AAP candidate Durgesh Pathak for ‘using minors in bypoll campaign’

June 21, 2022 6:54 am

Police said an FIR has been filed against unknown persons under section 75 of JJ Act and section 14 of the Child Labour Act.

Kunal Kamra ‘doctored video’: NCPCR summons Twitter official

May 18, 2022 3:07 am

The video of the boy singing a patriotic song for Modi during the Prime Minister’s trip to Germany earlier this month was tweeted by Kamra after replacing the song that the child sang, Janmabhoomi Bharat, with a Bollywood song about price rise — Mehengayi daayan khaaye jaat hain.