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Child labour: How effective has the ban been in India?

While child labour has been strictly prohibited by the government, the data from the Census of India shows the effectiveness of this prohibition in India over the period 2001 to 2011. According......

China's 2-child policy to boost economy, increase labour force

Playing down reports of a poor response to removal of the decades-old one-child policy, China on Tuesday said that besides generating a labour force of 30 million by 2050, the new policy could also......

Implement toughest law to end child labour: Satyarthi

Lamenting that children were not a "political priority" in the country, Nobel laureate and child rights campaigner Kailash Satyarthi on Friday appealed to the Centre to implement the toughest law......

250 child labourers rescued in Hyderabad

As many as 250 children, including 10 girls from Bihar, who were forced to work as child labourers in hazardous industries were on Saturday rescued from Hyderabad’s Old City, police......

I could picture Bapu walking up on stage, says Nobel winner Satyarthi

Satyarthi, who returned to India on Sunday, also pitched for the passage of the pending legislation against child labour, saying that history “won’t forgive” the legislators if......

Child labour can disrupt 'Make in India', Satyarthi tells Modi

Make in India cannot be successful on the toil, miseries and abuses of young children in the manufacturing sector, the Nobel laureate wrote in a letter to PM Nobel Laureate Kailash Satyarthi feels......

Ending child labour in India? It will take 100 years!

With child labour decreasing at a dismal rate of only 2.2 per cent per year it would take more than a century to end the menace, a report said on Thursday. An analysis of census data by Child......

Why the child labour law should not be amended

The proposed changes to the child labour law to allow children and adolescents to work for their families would be most retrograde and regressive, say Shinzani Jain and Paranjoy Guha Thakurta.......

Cabinet approves changes in child labour law

Government on Wednesday gave its nod to a proposal allowing children below 14 years of age to work only in family enterprises or entertainment industry with certain conditions while completely......

Child labour bill will be test of Modi government: Satyarthi

A bill currently in the Indian Parliament on child labour totally will be a "test" of the new government on how they take the issues of the most exploited children in their political priority, says......

'We had to outbid a butcher to buy Shahrukh'

Janaki Viswanathan, a journalist turned filmmaker won a National Award in 2002 for her debut film Kutty, on child labour. She has also made Kanavu Meipada Vendum and Om Obama in Tamil. Her fourth......

Child labour case against Suchita Krishnamoorthi

Following the rescue of a minor domestic help from her house, the Maharashtra Government on Tuesday filed cases against Bollywood actress Suchita Krishnamoorthi. Krishnamoorthi and television star......

After Brothels, Stolen Childhoods

The advertisement for Stolen Childhoods, a probing documentary about oppressive child labour in seven countries including India, is so small in The New York Times that readers may miss it. But the......

George Clooney and 10 movie gems from Berlin

Aseem Chhabra spots 10 must-see movies at the Berlin Film Festival. George Clooney was pissed. He was the headliner at the opening day press conference at the Berlinale, for his new film Hail......

Tendulkar, Anand support campaign against child labour

Indian cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar, chess champion Viswanathan Anand and Bollywood stars took to Twitter this week to support a campaign against child labour, using their fame to draw greater......
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Tourism Minister expresses concern over poor facilities at Goa airport

The Goa airport faces several problems like inadequate number of immigration counters, poor housekeeping, limited food outlets and inferior quality... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-news-india/tourism-minister-expresses-concern-over-poor-facilities-at-goa-airport-2875109/
More child labourers in rural areas

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. Lucknow, June 25 -- Uttar Pradesh has the highest number... ...

http://www.htsyndication.com/htsportal/article/More-child-labourers-in-rural-areas/14035813
Govt responds to mercy killing plea for 8-month-old with medical help

The Andhra Pradesh government has offered help to a eight-month-old child suffering from a rare liver disease after her parents approached a court... ...

http://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/govt-responds-to-mercy-killing-plea-for-8-month-old-with-medical-help/story-kdELblfDxZ7284s35RYqlO.html
Daly hosts Youth Parliament

Indore: Over 200 delegates from different schools across the globe took part in committee sessions with the hope of fostering youth power and... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/indore/Daly-hosts-Youth-Parliament/articleshow/52910513.cms
Mum's the word

Amma Kanakku is about Shanti (Amala Paul), who juggles many jobs. She works at a fish market. She washes vessels at a roadside eatery. But she's... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/tamil-nadu/mums-the-word/article8771185.ece?ref=tpnews

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