Child Rights
West Bengal  /  Published 06.06.21

Covid: child rights panel in court

By Tapas Ghosh in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 04.06.21

Work left: PM-Cares for Children

Given the devastation wrought by Covid-19 in India, can there be a sliver of hope for those who have been worst affected? The Centre seems to have taken a step in that direction by announcing a specia...
By The Editorial Board

India  /  Published 04.06.21

Norms for Covid kid care

The government has come out with guidelines for the care and protection of children affected by Covid-19 and fixed responsibilities for the states, district magistrates, police, panchayati raj institu...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 02.06.21

9346 kids orphaned: Rights body

The National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) has informed the Supreme Court that it has received a tentative figure of 9,346 children left orphaned or abandoned by their parents beca...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 07.05.21

Covid: appeals for help as kids left without carers

When an Indian children’s rights group tracked down two boys aged 6 and 8 after it was told that their parents were both severely ill with Covid-19 and unable to care for them, the children had ...
By Reuters in Bangalore


West Bengal  /  Published 21.04.21

Report on Sitalkuchi boy sought

The West Bengal Commission for Protection of Child Rights has written to the district magistrate of Cooch Behar for a report on Mrinal Haque, 14, of Jorpatki village under Sitalkuchi Assembly seat, wh...
By Avijit Sinha, Main Uddin Chisti in Siliguri, Cooch Behar

West Bengal  /  Published 21.04.21

Panel glare on chant-linked assault on boy

The West Bengal Commission for Protection of Child Rights has taken suo motu cognisance of a BJP worker’s assault on a 10-year-old boy for refusal to chant “Jai Shri Ram” and asked R...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Phulia (Nadia)

West Bengal  /  Published 09.04.21

Molest slur on central jawan

The West Bengal Commission for Protection of Child Rights has written to the Bengal chief election officer, seeking immediate steps against a central armed police force jawan accused of molesting a mi...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Hooghly

West Bengal  /  Published 17.03.21

Plea for child shelter promise in Bengal poll manifestoes

The North Bengal Child Rights Network  — a joint forum of NGOs from eight districts of the region working on child rights — has appealed to all political parties to include establishm...
By Bireswar Banerjee in Siliguri

India  /  Published 12.03.21

Netflix asked to stop streaming 'Bombay Begums'

  The apex child rights body NCPCR has asked Netflix to stop streaming 'Bombay Begums' citing inappropriate portrayal of children in the web series. In a notice to Netflix on Thursday, ...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi


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