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Apple, Google, Tesla, other tech giants accused of child cobalt mining deaths

14 parents from the Democratic Republic of Congo have sued the companies, who used the cobalt the children mined in cars,smartphones,etc.

17 Dec 2019 11:21 AM

Cyberabad Police claim to have rescued 300 children in July

Under the operation Muskaan-V, it rescued 267 boys and 33 girls from child labour, begging, rag picking and runaway.

20 Jul 2019 2:00 PM

12 children rescued from wire factory in Kathua after raid

The raids were carried out by a joint team of officials, including assistant labour commissioner and child protection officer.

10 Jul 2019 1:39 PM

Children rescued from biscuit factory in Raipur

The children were sent to their homes after being freed by the District Child Protection authorities.

15 Jun 2019 12:45 PM

‘RSS shakhas can act as firewall to protect children’: Kailash Satyarthi

Satyarthi was concerned over incidents where those responsible for child protection were found guilty of raping killing and selling them.

19 Oct 2018 1:59 PM


21 child workers from Nepal and Bihar rescued

The city police carried out the raid on Saturday and arrested five.

15 Oct 2018 2:41 AM

Need to bridge art and crafts schism

India’s nearly 49 million craftspersons and weavers live in easily identifiable pockets.

21 Jun 2018 7:29 AM

130 kids take pledge to raise voice against child labour

The volunteers also made arrangements for a painting and science model exhibition on this occasion.

11 Jun 2018 1:35 PM

1.2 billion children threatened by war, poverty, discrimination: study

More than 575 million girls live in countries "where gender bias is a serious issue".

31 May 2018 5:21 PM

Even pets are treated better: Morocco's child maids suffer regular abuse

A study carried out in 2010 by non-governmental bodies reported that Morocco had between 66,000 and 80,000 domestic workers aged under 15.

19 Apr 2018 7:40 PM


Kailash Satyarthi pushes UN for high-level meeting on child labour

Satyarthi said there is an urgent need to put an end to ‘the scourge of child labour and forced labour.’

18 Dec 2017 2:41 PM

Chinese firm probes if children work in African mines after Amnesty report

Children as young as seven were found scavenging for rocks containing cobalt by researchers in mineral-rich Democratic Republic of Congo.

23 Nov 2017 3:25 PM

21 kids saved from inhuman working state

According to the police, surprise raids were conducted in establishments including eateries, shops and industries.

23 Nov 2017 2:54 AM

Faridabad: Minor house help tortured for 2 yrs, jumps off 11th floor; rescued

The girl, however, survived the fall as she got caught in a bird net tied to the balcony grille on the tenth floor.

05 Oct 2017 3:02 PM

Govandi factory manager held for child labour

According to officials, these children were brought from Bihar and UP.

11 Jul 2017 2:38 AM


All play and less work for child actors

The new set of labour laws limiting the working hours of all child actors to 5 hours has erstwhile child actors & B-town celebs saluting the change.

11 Jul 2017 12:15 AM

IT platform to monitor child labour rehabilitation project

The funds for the NCLP are provided by the Centre and the project is administered by district magistrates.

17 Jun 2017 7:01 PM

India inches closer to banning child labour

Cabinet ratifies ILO convention 182 and convention 138, thereby prohibiting children under the age of 18 from work.

01 Apr 2017 1:19 AM

14 child labourers rescued from factory in Malad

A senior police officer said, “Fourteen children were working for the accused.

29 Mar 2017 2:38 AM

Jaipur minor dancer was harassed, says Swati Maliwal

The incident happened on March 10, according to the DCW.

22 Mar 2017 3:10 AM