July 18, 2015 2:00 am
The court noted that the state women’s commission had been rendered virtually defunct since the expiry of former chairperson Laad Kumari Jain’s term.
July 16, 2015 1:22 pm
State Commission for the Protection of Child Rights has been headless since November 2013, the Women’s Commission and Commission for Scheduled Castes have not had a chairperson since last year.
May 17, 2015 4:29 am
The offence under Section 19, read with Section 21 (2), of the POCSO Act attracts imprisonment up to one year and fine.
July 14, 2014 4:28 am
The commission officials are in the process of holding meetings with a number of NGOs.
February 21, 2014 2:11 am
The notice stated that the parents must either pay fees or discontinue the admissions of their wards from June 3.
February 20, 2014 12:49 pm
In September last year, the girl was allegedly told by a classmate that an “uncle outside said her mother was sick and had come to fetch her”.
February 06, 2014 2:56 pm
In their final order, MSCPCR said that the post-mortem report revealed that the death of the patient was due to malaria.
November 13, 2013 1:08 am
Boy was allegedly beaten up after being stripped naked by a truck driver for stealing spare parts from his vehicle.
July 11, 2013 1:45 am
Six police personnel including the Station House Officer (SHO) of Vijay Vihar police station were suspended for allegedly beating up juveniles in custody.
March 27, 2013 12:19 am
Of over 52 lakh posts sanctioned across states,11 lakh are still vacant. Battling this shortage,particularly of qualified teachers,has been the most challenging task for states.