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Juvenile Justice Care And Protection Of Children Act 2015
News  /  Published 12.04.22

Rights bodies protest child justice act tweak

A law supposed to give justice to wronged children has been diluted in a way that will further impair chances of redress, alleged rights activists.  The amendments to the Juvenile Justice (Care ...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

Jharkhand  /  Published 09.03.22

NCPCR glare on child homes

National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) has sought a report within seven days from Jharkhand chief secretary on allegations of violation of Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of ...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

India  /  Published 28.07.21

Parliament clears Juvenile Justice Amendment Bill

Parliament passed the Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Amendment Bill, which seeks to increase the role of district magistrates and additional district magistrates in matters concern...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 10.05.21

Editorial: Covid generation

While the devastation wrought by the pandemic in India has been unprecedented, young children have mercifully accounted for only a small percentage of Covid-19 infections. This, however, does not mean...
By The Editorial Board

West Bengal  /  Published 22.04.21

BJP worker arrested for boy assault

BJP worker Mahadeb Pramanik who had beaten up a 10-year-old boy for refusing to chant “Jai Shri Ram” was arrested from his hideout near Santipur in Nadia district on Wednesday evening. Th...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Santipur

Jharkhand  /  Published 15.07.19

Jharkhand to build shelter home for adult orphans

Jharkhand will be building a shelter home for orphans above 18 years to fulfil a provision in the Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act- 2015.Named Place of Stay, the shelter will be ...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Opinion  /  Published 28.08.19

Shelter children must be educated about their rights

Is the opportunity to make a fresh start as a law-abiding citizen a privilege afforded to all? It would seem not, if the findings of a study conducted by a non-governmental organization across five In...
By The Editorial Board

North East  /  Published 26.07.19

Role of Assam juveniles in crimes on the rise

A total of 3,828 minors were found to be involved in crimes like rape, murder and kidnapping in Assam in the past three years.Social welfare minister Pramila Rani Brahma on Friday told the Assembly th...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati


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