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Kailash Satyarthi

Kailash Satyarthi a leading light for social change: Rakeysh Mehra

Celebrities spotted at the screening of the Emmy-nominated project included Waheeda Rehman, Divya Dutta and Irshad Kamil.

Aug 13, 2019, 20:53 PM IST

Why the world should remember June forever!

For 43-year-old Kailash Satyarthi in 1997, the Global March Against Child Labor was absolute passion and persistence crushing all barriers.

Jun 12, 2019, 12:01 PM IST

Godse killed Gandhi's body, people like Pragya killing his soul: Kailash Satyarthi

Sadhvi Pragya sparked a huge controversy on Thursday after she praised Mahatma Gandhi's assassin Nathuram Godse and dubbed him a real "patriot".

May 18, 2019, 13:00 PM IST

Rehabilitation of children freed from labour improves in India: Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi

The 2014 Nobel Peace Prize winner, who is in the UAE, said that the provisions for children's rehabilitation have become better in countries such as Brazil, Chile, Nigeria, and South Africa.

Feb 03, 2019, 17:03 PM IST

Kumbh Mela: Kailash Satyarthi's foundation launches campaign in Prayagraj to create awareness on child exploitation

The campaign aims to act as a safety net for children and keep a tab on incidents of inter-state trafficking.

Jan 16, 2019, 23:12 PM IST

Kathua rape and murder a matter of shame: Nobel Laureate Kailash Satyarthi

Satyarthi also criticised the Union government, saying that issues pertaining to children are never brought up in Parliament.

Apr 17, 2018, 21:59 PM IST

Kailash Satyarthi welcomes Union Budget, says 'we must invest in India's children'

In a statement issued, the foundation said that the Union Budget 2018 attempts to get closer to realising the dream for a Digital India by increasing digital intensity.

Feb 02, 2018, 00:31 AM IST

Kailash Satyarthi urges end to exploitation of children

Satyarthi was awarded the Nobel Prize in 2014 for his "struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education".

Oct 07, 2017, 20:04 PM IST

Kailash Satyarthi's fight against child sexual abuse; begins 35-day long Bharat Yatra

Nobel Laureate Kailash Satyarthi on Monday commenced his 35-day-long nationwide march called 'Bharat Yatra'- the biggest agitation against child sexual abuse, rape and human trafficking. 

Sep 11, 2017, 10:48 AM IST

Schools are no more safe for children: Kailash Satyarthi

This is the state of affairs and there are many such young children. Even parents are uncomfortable with sending their children to school," he said.

Sep 10, 2017, 17:59 PM IST

Gorakhpur hospital deaths: Not a tragedy, it's a massacre, says Kailash Satyarthi

Nobel Peace Laureate Kailash Satyarthi expressed his outrage at the death of over 60 children in Gorakhpur's Baba Raghav Das Medical College's hospital due to alleged lack of oxygen, saying it was not a tragedy but a clear case of massacre.

Aug 12, 2017, 11:00 AM IST

Affirming goal of child labour-free society, India ratifies global conventions

Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi, the indefatigable activist for children`s rights, said India`s ratification of the two ILO conventions was a "very happy moment for me."

Jun 14, 2017, 00:29 AM IST

Kailash Satyarthi rescues nine bonded children

Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi on Thursday rescued nine children from an illegal factory here where they were slaving away after being trafficked from Bihar.

May 18, 2017, 20:46 PM IST

Satyarthi's Nobel citation recovered from jungles: Police

The Nobel citation of child rights activist Kailash Satyarthi has been recovered from the jungles in Sangam Vihar more than a month after it was stolen from his south Delhi home, police said today.

Mar 11, 2017, 22:15 PM IST

Freedom of press 'thermometer' of democracy: Satyarthi at IPI award

A free press was akin to a "thermometer" in checking the health of a democracy, Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi said today.

Feb 22, 2017, 20:39 PM IST

Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi relieved after peace medal replica found

India`s 2014 Nobel Peace laureate Kailash Satyarthi has expressed his relief and gratitude to police for recovering a replica of his prize medal that was stolen last week from his home in the capital New Delhi.

Feb 13, 2017, 11:04 AM IST

Kailash Satyarthi's stolen Nobel replica recovered, three arrested

Three persons have been arrested in connection with the theft of Nobel Prize replica, citation and ornaments from Nobel Laureate Kailash Satyarthi's house in southeast Delhi's Kalkaji area.

Feb 12, 2017, 10:15 AM IST

Social activist Kailash Satyarthi's Delhi home burgled, Nobel Prize stolen; case registered, hunt for suspects on

Noted social activist Kailash Satyarthi's home was burgled by some unidentified intruders in the early hours on Tuesday. 

Feb 07, 2017, 10:57 AM IST

Pranab Mukherjee turns 81 today: Lesser known facts about Mr President

President Pranab Mukherjee celebrated his 81st birthday on Sunday, December 11.

Dec 11, 2016, 03:46 AM IST

Burning of schools in Kashmir unacceptable says Peace laureate Kailash Satyarthi

Nobel Peace laureate Kailash Satyarthi today termed the burning of schools in Kashmir as unacceptable and claimed that extremists are doing it as they are scared that education will open up the minds of children and they wouldn't be able to use them for their vested interests.

Nov 03, 2016, 18:37 PM IST