Last Updated: Wednesday, October 30, 2013, 21:12
The rural development ministry has joined hands with non-governmental organisations to combat bonded labour in 10 districts across six states.
Last Updated: Sunday, October 27, 2013, 14:37
The district police here have initiated action to rescue a nine-year scheduled tribe boy from a livestock farmer under whom the boy was working as a bonded labour.
Last Updated: Wednesday, May 22, 2013, 17:06
Chhattisgarh government on Wednesday decided to set up a dedicated cell to conduct a survey of child and bonded labourers in every district of the state and take steps for their rehabilitation.
Last Updated: Thursday, May 02, 2013, 14:07
Veteran scriptwriter and poet, Javed Akhtar, feels movies today are made for a certain class of audience and filmmakers only target metro cities for their project`s release.
Last Updated: Friday, December 14, 2012, 00:52
Maharashtra government assured the Bombay High Court that its labour department officials would ensure that bonded and child labour are not employed in the ensuing season.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 31, 2012, 21:24
A national level advocacy campaign was launched today to mobilise people on the need to effectively curb bonded labour system.
Last Updated: Monday, October 15, 2012, 20:22
SC directed all the states and Union territories to conduct a survey on existence of bonded labour in their regions.
Last Updated: Tuesday, August 28, 2012, 18:57
Activist Swami Agnivesh on Tuesday alleged that central and state governments were not properly implementing legislations on checking bonded labour and ensuring minimum wages.
Last Updated: Friday, June 08, 2012, 12:23
Ten bonded labourers working in a brick kiln were rescued after a raid in Chavar Navada village here, police said.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 27, 2011, 15:17
The Supreme Court had in May 2004 ordered that all states
and union territories should submit their status report to
NHRC every month.
Last Updated: Friday, September 23, 2011, 18:14
NHRC blamed the nexus of police, bureaucracy and employers for delayed resolution of the cases.
Last Updated: Tuesday, May 17, 2011, 16:14
No prosecution seems to have
taken place under anti-bonded labour law since it was enacted
over 34 years ago by the Delhi Government.
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