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.May 22, 2013, 17:06 PM IST
Irregularities under the Child Labour (Prohibition & Regulation) Act, 1986 are steadily on the rise.Apr 12, 2013, 16:36 PM IST
A top police officer and the Labour Commissioner were summoned by the Delhi High Court for the failure to implement its order asking them to take steps for eliminating the menace of child labour.Jan 24, 2013, 22:57 PM IST
Students rescued from child labour here will get a monthly stipend from the central government under the National Child Labour Project (NCLP) through Aadhar-Enabled Payment System (AEPS).Jan 06, 2013, 14:15 PM IST
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.Dec 14, 2012, 00:52 AM IST
A bill seeking two-year jail term for child labour employers, and ban on employment of children below 14 and adolescents below 18 was introduced.Dec 04, 2012, 16:29 PM IST
Apex garment body Apparel Export Promotion Council (AEPC) Tuesday said the Indian garment sector complies with international labour laws that prohibits child labour.Oct 09, 2012, 15:52 PM IST
Authorities have failed to check rising crimes against children.Sep 28, 2012, 12:56 PM IST
Authorities have failed to check rising crimes against children.Sep 28, 2012, 12:47 PM IST
A proposal to put a complete ban on employment of children up to the age of 14 both in hazardous and non-hazardous work by amending an anti-child labour Act was cleared by the government on Tuesday.Aug 28, 2012, 18:39 PM IST
According to the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR), India is home to over 40 million child labourers.Jul 21, 2012, 18:47 PM IST
In a major crackdown, city police on Thursday rescued 108 children working in small scale industry units in Madanpura area of south Mumbai and arrested 25 persons for allegedly employing them.Jun 15, 2012, 00:29 AM IST
Union Territory of Puducherry is free from menace of `child labour`, Welfare Minister P Rajavelu said.Jun 12, 2012, 23:15 PM IST
Rajavelu urged NGOs, government agencies and volunteers with social outlook to ensure early eradication of child labour.Jun 12, 2012, 13:43 PM IST
A case of child abuse under the Juvenile Justice Act and Child Labour Act has been registered against TDP candidates.May 23, 2012, 21:31 PM IST
A probe has been ordered into the allegation that child labourers were being engaged in executing works of MGNREGS in Ganjam district.May 15, 2012, 12:21 PM IST
Pointing to a rise in child labour in domestic units, NCPCR is seeking to bring households under the ambit of labour laws.Jan 30, 2012, 11:55 AM IST
India along with Bangladesh and the Philippines lead
the world in the number of products made by child workers.
NHRC issued a notice to Bihar govt for allegedly making children serve politicians at a function
attended by the state`s labour minister.
The Madras High Court directed
the government of Pudhucherry to notify the rule pertaining to
child labour preferably within three months.