Child Rights
Opinion  /  Published 15.04.19

Modern hysterectomy, primitive poverty

After all, it is not genital mutilation. Or vagina sealing. Those are some of the agonizing traditional rituals for girls in various countries intended to make them attractive to men and sexually fait...
By The Editorial Board

West Bengal  /  Published 05.09.19

State wants ICSE schools to come clean on syllabi

All ICSE schools in Bengal will be asked to clarify whether their syllabi for classes I to VIII conform to that of the National Education Council, a school education department official said.The notif...
By Mita Mukherjee in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 27.07.19

How climate change is impacting the Sunderbans

This is a story of how data can bring to you a significant trend and yet tempt you into erroneous conclusions. Boys are dropping out of schools in the Sunderbans in distinct numbers. Girls are staying...
By Chandrima S. Bhattacharya

India  /  Published 03.09.19

Kerala, TN best performers in child health

A report on child well-being in India rated Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Himachal Pradesh as the best states. The report released last week covered most of the major aspects of child well-being, health...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 06.07.19

130 child workers ‘saved’

All Adivasi Students’ Association of Assam (AASAA) rescued 130 children, aged under 14 years, at Chhapotoli in Tinsukia district of Assam on Saturday. They had been sent to work in different tea gar...
By Manoj Kumar Ojha in Doomdooma



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