NHRC issues notice to Delhi govt over homeless persons` death

National Human Rights Commission Wednesday issued a notice to the Delhi Government seeking a report on the death of two homeless persons near a shelter home here.

Uttarakhand govt to build shelter homes

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna has issued orders to build shelters homes for people living in the open in severe cold across the state.

Circular issued to CWCs for checking abuse at shelter homes

The Maharashtra government has issued a circular to all district offices of Child Welfare Committee with suggestions and guidelines on checking sexual and physical abuse of minor inmates in shelter homes.

Delhi offers no shelter for mentally challenged girls: CWC member

There are no shelter homes for mentally challenged girls in Delhi, a member of the Child Welfare Committee said.

Delhi court orders food, medical care for pregnant women in shelters

Justice Rajiv Shakdher also asked the government to file a status report regarding the living conditions of three shelter homes.

Concerns grow in Europe over Israel`s anti-Palestine move

The Palestine statehood approval by UN had enraged Isreal that it is adamant on taking extreeme steps despite a Europian backlash.

Maha govt cancels licenses of 18 children`s shelte

Maharashtra Government has cancelled the licenses of 18 children`s shelter homes in Marathwada region after scrutiny of over 500 such premises.

All children of homes will be enrolled in Haryana

Haryana government on Friday announced that all children in shelter homes would be enrolled in neighbourhood schools.

Give basic amenities in shelter homes in 48 hours: Delhi HC

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday
directed MCD to provide within 48 hours the basic amenities,
including water supply and toilet, in some of the shelter
homes meant for the homeless people in the city.