CHILD RIGHTS CASES
Money & Relationships: Should you pay your child for chores or school work?
To motivate disinterested kids, parents try to offer them financial rewards, with the amount varying according to the child’s age and type of task. Find out the strategy you should adopt to incentivise your kids.
Extreme valuation cases wanted for a red-hot rally in equities
Persistently low interest rates remain an inducement for many analysts and inv...
All deaths not due to negligence, says Kota’s chief medical officer
BS Tanwar submitted a detailed reply before NCPCR with statistics on the ...
Rajya Sabha Panel submits report on tackling child porn, recommendations could include changes in POCSO Act
The panel may want the POSCO Act to consider as an offence the act of “advocating or counselling sexual activity” to a minor, and may want an international cyber crime reporting portal to facilitate the reporting of sexual crimes against children from all over the world. The panel is learnt to have submitted its report to RS chairman Venkaiah Naidu.
BJP repeatedly harassing Hardik Patel: Priyanka Gandhi
Patel was arrested on Saturday night from Viramgam taluka in Gujarat's Ahmedabad district for failing to appear before a trial court in connection with the sedition case, hours after a warrant was issued against him. The Congress general secretary said Patel has been fighting for the employment of youth and the rights of farmers.
Allow right to peaceful protests in Varanasi, Amnesty urges PM Modi, Yogi Adityanath
The global human rights body also sought an independent probe into all cases of police brutality and prosecution of those responsible for violence against protestors.
SAT stays Sebi order in Axis-Karvy stock broking case
Axis Bank lent Rs 80.47 crore to Karvy Stock Broking in the form of overdraft against shares.
2 convicted for raping 5-year-old girl in Delhi in 2013
Manoj Shah and Pradeep Kumar had raped the girl at Gandhi Nagar area. They had fled after committing the crime and leaving the girl at Shah's room after believing her to be dead. The child was rescued 40 hours later on April 17, 2013. They were arrested by Delhi police separately from Muzaffarpur and Darbhanga in Bihar respectively in 2013.
RS panel suggests dedicated system to prevent online abuse of children
A dedicated mechanism to deal with online sexual crimes on children and changes in the definition of 'child pornography' under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act are some of the recommendations that a panel of MPs looking into the impact of child pornography is likely to have suggested.
Why govt hospitals have such high child mortality rate
With lower levels of our public health system defunct, tertiary care centres are acutely burdened. Combined with malnutrition and biting cold, many of India’s babies have no chance of survival
Vodafone Idea may seek more time from Supreme Court to pay dues
The telco had filed a review petition, hoping for a reduction in penalties, which account for 75% of the dues.
Nusli Wadia to withdraw defamation cases against Ratan Tata
Nusli Wadia accepted a statement made by the Tata Group in the top court that there had been no “intent to defame” in the letters removing him as independent director. Through senior advocate CA Sundaram, Wadia said he was “willing” and “ready” to withdraw the cases.
Vodafone Idea tweaks rights issue objective after 2-year spectrum payment moratorium
Vodafone Idea needs to pay over Rs 53,000 crore in license fee, spectrum usage charge (SUC), interest and penalties – dues linked to its AGR - by January 23, as per a Supreme Court order.
How to select the right life insurance policy
Personal accident insurance will cover the loss of income in case an accident leads to temporary disability.
Apple, Google among tech firms sued over child labour
Tech giants Apple, Alphabet (parent company of Google), Dell, Microsoft, and Tesla have been named in a lawsuit filed in the US that alleged that these companies aided and abetted the mines that forced children to work in dangerous conditions while mining cobalt in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
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