child labourers

Uttar Pradesh to train 6,005 child labourers in Lucknow

The Uttar Pradesh government is working on an ambitious scheme to train and make child labourers employment ready, an official said on Friday.

Apr 14, 2017, 09:36 AM IST

Child labourers rescued in Rajasthan

 Two kids working as child labourers in a factory at Subhash chowk area in the city have been rescued by the police.

Aug 01, 2015, 15:46 PM IST

15 child labourers rescued in UP

As many as 15 minors, working as child labourers, were rescued from hotels and 'dhabas' in various parts of the district under "Muskaan", a campaign to trace missing kids, police said on Thursday.

Jul 02, 2015, 13:06 PM IST

14 child labourers rescued in east Delhi

Fourteen children, who were forced into a hazardous job for paltry wages, were rescued by Bachpan Bachao Andolan with assistance from local authorities from a factory in Ganga Vihar in east Delhi here.

May 27, 2015, 16:28 PM IST

13 child labourers rescued in Hyderabad

 As many as 13 children from Bihar, who were employed at a water purification plant at Mailardevpally area here, were rescued on Wednesday, police said.

May 20, 2015, 18:59 PM IST

Three child labourers rescued in Indore

Three child labourers - including a girl - working at a tobacco packing unit here were on Wednesday rescued, a labour department official said.

Apr 29, 2015, 17:48 PM IST

17 child labourers rescued, five held in Maharashtra

As many as 17 child labourers were rescued from different establishments in Bhayander here and five persons were arrested, police said on Wednesday.

Jan 14, 2015, 19:30 PM IST

18 child labourers rescued in Odisha

Eighteen child labourers were rescued in joint raids by different agencies from Bhanjanagar in Ganjam district of Odisha, official sources said on Tuesday.

Dec 23, 2014, 13:36 PM IST

18 child labourers rescued in Odisha

Berhampur: Eighteen child labourers were rescued in joint raids by different agencies from Bhanjanagar in Ganjam district of Odisha, official sources said Tuesday.

Dec 23, 2014, 12:58 PM IST

10 child labourers rescued in Odisha

Ten child labourers were rescued by the representative of the State Child Protection Council (SCPC) from this tribal-dominated district of Odisha.

Dec 01, 2014, 17:46 PM IST

17 child labourers rescued in MP, five persons held

As many as 17 child labourers belonging to Bihar's Sheohar district were rescued here along with arrest of five persons, police said on Friday.

Oct 18, 2014, 00:26 AM IST

China supplier of Samsung, Lenovo denies using child workers

A China-based supplier for Samsung Electronics Co Ltd and Lenovo Group Ltd said on Thursday it had never hired child labourers, denying allegations by a US-based activist group.

Aug 28, 2014, 10:51 AM IST

176 rescued child labourers brought to Bihar

A total of 176 child labourers, rescued from various handicraft units in Jaipur, were brought to the state capital Thursday by a team of Bihar government officials and members of civil society organisations.

Jul 31, 2014, 14:52 PM IST

Number of child labourers in country has declined: Govt

The Union government Monday said the number of working children in the age group of 5-14 has declined in the country.

Jul 07, 2014, 15:40 PM IST

Police rescue 52 child labourers from Jaipur factory

Police in Rajasthan capital Jaipur have rescued 52 child labourers, most of them hailing from Bihar.

Jan 11, 2014, 14:11 PM IST

Delhi HC seeks govt`s progress report on rescuing child labourers

Refusing to withdraw its order summoning Delhi Chief Secretary over alleged in-action to rescue child labourers, the High Court on Tuesday asked the city government to furnish the progress report by October 31.

Oct 01, 2013, 18:15 PM IST

Still 168 million locked in child labour: UN

The number of child labourers worldwide has dropped by a third since 2000, the UN labour agency said on Monday, but warned that progress was not being made fast enough.

Sep 23, 2013, 20:51 PM IST

408 child labourers rescued in Punjab

Labour department in Punjab has successfully rescued over 408 children engaged as child labour in the state.

Jul 08, 2013, 17:19 PM IST

India has 50 lakh child labourers

Fifty lakh children eke out a livelihood in the country, of whom 17.5 lakh are in Uttarakhand, according to NSSO.

Jun 12, 2013, 00:17 AM IST

Over 180 Bihar child labourers rescued from Rajasthan

Bihar`s Labour Minister Janardan Singh Sigriwal went to Patna Railway junction to receive the child workers freed by the Labour department officials.

Mar 17, 2013, 20:00 PM IST