British paedophile was at Bengaluru orphanage in 2013, but 'luckily' no child was harmed

British paedophile was at Bengaluru orphanage in 2013, but 'luckily' no child was harmed

In a statement posted on Facebook, the orphanage said no child was harmed while Huckle was at the facility.

Jun 08, 2016, 11:00 AM IST

Millions of children trapped in orphanages have families: JK Rowling charity

Millions of poor, disabled and trafficked children worldwide are trapped in institutions and orphanages despite having a living parent or relative, according to a children`s charity founded by author JK Rowling. 

Nov 09, 2014, 14:33 PM IST

HC directs Govt to furnish details of probe in children case

Kerala High Court today directed the state government to furnish by July two the details of investigation conducted by police so far in the case relating to bringing of over 500 children from Jharkhand, Bihar and West Bengal meant for orphanages in the state.

Jun 24, 2014, 16:29 PM IST

Kids from Jharkhand, Bihar rescued from orphanage

With orphanages in Kerala continuing to be under scanner, authorities today decided to send back 22 children from Jharkhand and Bihar staying in an "unauthorised" charity home in Kollam district.

Jun 13, 2014, 19:00 PM IST

Chandy defends orphanages in Kerala

In the wake of controversy that 455 children were trafficked to Kerala`s orphanages, Chief Minister Oommen Chandy Monday urged opposition parties not to generalise functioning of orphanages in the state.

Jun 09, 2014, 14:53 PM IST

Child trafficking: Over 100 kids from Jharkhand to be sent home

As many as 123 children from Jharkhand, allegedly trafficked to Kerala for being taken to orphanages, will be sent back home on June 9.

Jun 07, 2014, 18:54 PM IST

Probe ordered into functioning of Kerala orphanages

Kerala State Human Rights Commission has ordered a comprehensive enquiry into the functioning of orphanages and shelter homes for the poor and destitute in the state.

Sep 08, 2013, 12:38 PM IST

China to overhaul orphanages after seven kids die

China will carry out a month-long nationwide inspection of orphanages run by individuals and private operators after a house fire killed seven children.

Jan 06, 2013, 15:56 PM IST

HC sets up committee for monitoring orphanages in Maharashtra

The Bombay High Court on Saturday set up a
five-member coordination committee to monitor functioning of
the orphanages in the state following reports of death of
children at one of the homes.

Oct 16, 2010, 20:53 PM IST