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child welfare

Austria approves law to ban Islamic headscarf in primary schools

The government said the patka head covering worn by Sikh boys or the Jewish kippa would not be affected.

16 May 2019 2:09 PM

Mother's Day special: For the cause of motherhood

Mothers are irreplaceable, so is the spirit of motherhood.

12 May 2019 5:17 PM

Increasing conflict in the world endangers children

War kills over 100,000 babies a year: Save the Children.

15 Feb 2019 10:14 PM

Baby selling racket busted in Thane; 8 held

Acting on a tip off, a team of Thane police's crime unit-I kept a watch near a hotel close to the Mulund Check Naka on Sunday evening.

26 Sep 2017 2:05 PM

230 students fall sick after eating food at Odisha school

The girls of the school were immediately taken to a hospital after they complained of vomiting, loose motion, nausea and stomach pain.

15 Sep 2017 4:26 PM


CID summons Roopa Ganguly, Vijayvargiya in child trafficking case

Reacting on the summons to the leaders, West Bengal BJP alleged that it was a conspiracy of ruling Trinamool to tarnish the party's image.

20 Jul 2017 8:52 PM

UP school girls forced to strip; 12 staffers dismissed

The students' parents in a complaint had alleged that the residential school's principal had forced their wards to strip.

20 Jul 2017 8:41 PM

Over 25 people questioned in 9-yr-old Delhi boy's killing

More than 40 hours after the boy's body was found, investigators have been unable to determine the motive behind the brutal killing.

14 Jul 2017 1:19 PM

Delhi man rapes 8-yr-old girl in front of teen daughter, arrested

The accused was a widower, who lived in the victim's neighbourhood with his two daughters.

10 Jul 2017 10:08 AM

8-year-old homeless girl raped by sweeper in Lutyens' Delhi

The accused, who was known to the victim's family, dumped the girl at a nearby spot and fled from the scene.

10 Jul 2017 9:22 AM


No money to buy bulls: MP farmer who made his daughters plough field

Sardar Kahla claimed that his family does not have enough money to buy or take care of oxen for ploughing.

09 Jul 2017 12:37 PM

Children hear cries, baby buried alive rescued in MP

A newborn was found buried alive at a village near MP’s Barwani after some children playing nearby heard his cries and raised an alarm.

04 Jul 2017 9:17 PM

Delhi: Minor raped, police arrest accused

A call regarding the same was received at the Nangloi Police Station on Sunday night where the victim alleged that she was raped.

27 Jun 2017 10:59 AM

Pune: 5-year-old boy falls into borewell, rescue operation on

The boy, Mangesh Jadhav, accidentally fell into the borewell in Virali village, station duty officer at Mhaswad police station said.

27 Jun 2017 8:43 AM

Delhi: Alcoholic father held for molesting minor daughter

The incident happened on June 2 when the girl's mother had gone to her brother's home leaving her 17-year-old daughter behind.

06 Jun 2017 11:56 AM


Boy enters car accidentally, couldn't come out, dead: Delhi police

Police said Sonu went missing around 11.30 am and was found from inside a Honda Accent car parked outside his home around 4 pm.

06 Jun 2017 11:30 AM

3 Bihar children kept in shelter home with limbs tied

They were rescued from Allahabad junction by government-run Railway Childline and taken to a shelter home, where their limbs were tied.

27 May 2017 2:54 PM

Will take action against those responsible for gas leakage: Kejriwal

Sisodia said a team from the AIIMS was carrying out a study on the medical impact of the gas leakage incident.

06 May 2017 8:24 PM

Govt forms team of docs, hospitals on alert after gas leak

Around 450 students from 2 schools were hospitalised after they complained of irritation in eyes and breathlessness due to chemical leakage.

06 May 2017 6:13 PM

Delhi gas leak: Sisodia, Nadda assure proper care to victims

As many as 173 students and 9 teachers were admitted to 4 hospitals after a gas leaked from a container truck parked near a school in Delhi.

06 May 2017 2:15 PM