Last Updated: Sunday, June 29, 2014, 15:39
The National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) today opposed the Women and Child Development ministry`s proposal for lowering the age of a juvenile from 18 to 16, calling it "against child rights".
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 10, 2014, 19:27
People who are serving their tenure should not be removed because of change in government, the NCPCR Chairperson Kushal Singh said today.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 22, 2013, 20:03
To ensure a child`s "right to play", India`s apex child rights panel has issued a 10-point guideline to the West Bengal government.
Last Updated: Monday, September 30, 2013, 18:23
The national child rights panel Monday summoned Maharashtra government officials for failing to respond to queries on issues related to children`s deaths due to suspected malnourishment.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 31, 2013, 22:43
The NCPCR on Tuesday said children are not getting due attention as they are not considered as vote bank for any political party.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 04, 2013, 21:25
Uttarakhand government on Thursday came under criticism from the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 03, 2013, 23:04
NCPCR sought a report from the Bahuguna-government on exact number of children missing in the recent Uttarakhand calamity and asked it identify those who were orphaned in the tragedy.
Last Updated: Sunday, June 30, 2013, 11:02
Concerned over fake inter-country adoptions, the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) has demanded an action report from the Central Adoption Resource Authority (CARA).
Last Updated: Sunday, June 23, 2013, 09:41
NGOs in Tamil Nadu have claimed that children of migrant workers from Odisha and AP are being deprived of basic facilities, prompting the NCPCR to seek action taken report from the corresponding state governments.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 05, 2013, 15:58
Lack of proper knowledge, little practical training as well as shortage of professionals is hampering the child protection programmes, says the NCPCR.
Last Updated: Monday, June 03, 2013, 20:10
The NCPCR on Monday directed the Meghalaya government to submit a detailed report of the incident in South West Garo Hills district.
Last Updated: Friday, September 28, 2012, 21:21
In its statement NCPCR also said that the Juvenile Justice Act and other rules also laid down that the identity and privacy of child victims is protected.
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