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.

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.

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.

Police rescue 52 child labourers from Jaipur factory

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

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.

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.

408 child labourers rescued in Punjab

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

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.

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.

14 child labourers rescued from bangle making units

Fourteen child labourers were on Tuesday rescued from bangle making units in the capital during a raid conducted there.

Over 5,000 child labourers rescued in Maha since 2005

As many as 5,215 children under the age of 14, employed in various units across Maharashtra have been rescued since 2005.

17 child labourers rescued from Bawana indiustrial area

Seventeen child labourers, including two girls, were rescued from plastic and blanket cover manufacturing units in north-west Delhi.

20 child labourers freed in Delhi

Twenty child labourers, who were forced to work in leather factories, were rescued in Delhi on Wednesday.

Child labourers turn entrepreneurs

A group of seven teenage girls, who toiled as labourers in brick klins as child labourers have gone into the tailoring business.

UP: 15 child labourers rescued

Fifteen child labourers were rescued after a raid on an umbrella manufacturing factory at Jansath Road, a senior labour official said.

Delhi: 17 child labourers rescued from Nangloi junk market

Seventeen child labourers, who were allegedly employed in hazardous job of segregation of electronic scrap, were on Monday rescued from west Delhi on the eve of World Day Against Child Labour.

19 child labourers rescued from Bawana area

Nineteen child labourers, including six girls, from Bihar, Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal have been rescued from Bawana.

20 child labourers rescued in N-W Delhi

Twenty child labourers, mostly
from villages in Uttar Pradesh and Bihar, were rescued from garment and shoe-making factories in north-west Delhi.

Rescued child labourers steal show at Delhi marath

Delhi Half Marathon were a group of rescued child labourers who braved the nip in air to spread their message that they can too prove their mettle
given a chance.

Special cell for missing kids, child labourers

The main objective of the cell is to rescue children, who are likely to take to crime or begging, said Additional DGP (Law
and Order) SA Huda.