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Assam lynching case: Police arrest main accused who incited mob
Assam Director General of Police Kuladhar Saikia said that police have arrested the prime accused in mob lynching case, identified as Alphajoz.
Coping with a Down Syndrome child
Parents of children born with Down Syndrome often struggle to cope with the baffling new realities of their...
Child Rights Commission notice to Amit Maru, police in Shahrukh Khan brawl case
The notice, sent yesterday by the commission to Maru and Marine Drive police station, said the hearing on the complaint will take place on August 16.
SC refuses plea of accused to replace Jammu & Kashmir police with CBI
Justice Lalit told the counsel that the accused should use the alleged infirmities to their advantage instead of demanding a change in the probe agency.
Child trafficking trials should be wrapped up in 30 days: Kailash Satyarthi
The Nobel laureate added, "The victim must also be rehabilitated and monetary compensation should reach him or her within 30 days."
Single mother can apply for child's passport without father's signature: HC
In today's society, we see no purpose in imposing an unwilling and unconcerned father on an otherwise viable family nucleus, Delhi high court observes.
Badaun rape case: Government will set up rape crisis cell assures Maneka Gandhi
Union Women and Child Welfare Minister said that she would soon constitute a "rape crisis cell" to ensure speedy action in such matters.
Panel submits draft law for joint custody of kids of divorced parents
The law has proposed a staple amount should be fixed specifically for child support which could be continued up to the age of 18 years and may be extended till 25 years.
German filmmaker Fatih Akin on immigrants, integration and the rise of the ultra-right
“Since the 1990s, I wanted to make a film on the neo-Nazis,” he says. “I didn’t know what kind of a story I wanted to tell. Once I had the story, it happened very fast.”.
Evidence of child witness cannot be rejected out-rightly: HC
The evidence of child witness cannot be rejected out-rightly, the Delhi High Court has ruled while upholding the life sentence awarded to a man for kidnapping and then raping a minor girl three years ago.
Cabinet approves changes in Juvenile Justice Act to tackle heinous offences like murder, rape
On the basis of the approval of the Cabinet, a bill amending the current law will be introduced in the current session of Parliament, govt said.
So what is India’s human rights record really like?
The UPR has a specific format and is not intended to be a naming and shaming exercise, says former United Nations special rapporteur Miloon Kothari.
No child will be denied a mid-day meal just because he or she didn't have Aadhaar
Schools are bound to ensure that every student is enrolled for Aadhaar, but no child will be denied a mid-day meal just because he or she didn’t have the biometric identification number, they said.
Trump offers help to a terminally ill British baby
BRIDGEWATER, N.J. (AP) — President Donald Trump offered to help to a terminally ill British baby on Monday, saying on Twitter that "if we can help little #CharlieGard, as per our friends in the U.K. and the Pope, we would be delighted to do so.
Karnataka's minister Santosh Lad backs women's right to work on night shifts
Karnataka's labour minister Santosh S Lad said he “completely disagreed“ with the recommendation of a recent state legislature committee report.