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Child Welfare Committee

32 orphans of Assam hooch tragedy stare at an uncertain future

27 people, 19 from Golaghat and eight from Jorhat, have so far been held for illicit liquor trade ran under protection from netas, officials.

02 Mar 2019 2:12 AM

Deoria shelter home case: FIR lodged against CWC chairman, 4 other members

FIR has been lodged under various sections of the Juvenile Justice Care and Protection Act and IPC.

25 Aug 2018 8:48 AM

Mother Teresa’s charity linked to baby sale

Chief minister orders probe; Kolkata-based organisation holds its own inquiry.

14 Jul 2018 2:01 AM

In video: Drunk man bangs 3-yr-old son against auto-rickshaw after quarrel with wife

Accused, Shiva Goud, picked up an argument with his wife and in a fit of rage, he flung his son at an auto-rickshaw standing near his house.

10 Jul 2018 9:20 AM

Mother Teresa's Missionaries of Charity worker charged for 'selling' newborn

Anima Indwar, employee of Nirmal Hriday, was arrested based on complaint filed by chairperson of Child Welfare Committee's Ranchi unit.

05 Jul 2018 8:45 PM


Facebook friend kidnaps, rapes minor schoolgirl in Kota for 4 days

The two men were arrested and produced before a fast track court on Monday which sent them to judicial custody until May 15.

01 May 2018 8:46 AM

Rajasthan: Infant girl branded with iron rod to cure cough, cold; hospitalised

The baby from Rama Kheda village in Bhilwara, was rushed to Mahatma Gandhi Hospital in Bhilwara after her health deteriorated.

20 Mar 2018 8:00 AM

Navi Mumbai couple gets their adopted baby back

After the verification of adoption documents, the CWC handed back the baby to the couple.

19 Feb 2018 5:40 AM

Over 200 people offer to adopt abandoned baby girl

The authorities are now also hopeful that the attention which the baby girl has received would help locate her biological parents.

15 Feb 2018 11:44 AM

UP Police arrests manager of madrasa for sexually harassing girls

The Lucknow Police carried out the raid after some girls filed complaint against the manager for allegedly sexually harassing them.

30 Dec 2017 12:57 PM


Delhi: Over 40 girls rescued from Rohini’s Adhyatmik Vishwa Vidyalaya

The residents of the area alleged that these minors had been 'trapped' inside the ashram and were trained to work as sex workers.

22 Dec 2017 12:04 PM

Rescued kids missing, 1 found in brothel; Delhi HC calls CWC 'mute spectator'

Some advocates complained to the court that when children are produced before the CWC, they are 'slapped and abused' by police.

03 Dec 2017 12:05 PM

DCW issues notice to police over sending 13 girls back to brothels

It is most urgently required that the girls are safeguarded and their correct age is established, DCW chief Swati Maliwal said.

29 Nov 2017 11:26 AM

8-yr-old girl seen chained to tree near Delhi metro station where her sisters beg

The parents of the girl claimed that she had got addicted to drugs and that is why they had chained her.

24 Nov 2017 10:51 AM

Delhi: Girl jumps off train to save self from flesh trade

The minor girl was being brought from UP and was being taken to Maharashtra.

01 Jun 2017 7:11 AM


Delhi: Girl held ‘captive’ by mother for three months rescued

The police claimed that the girl has not levelled any allegations against the mother. No action has been taken in the case yet.

08 May 2017 2:16 AM

26 children saved from being married off in Jharkhand

Though child marriage is banned in Jharkhand as per the Child Marriage Act of 2006, the pernicious practice continues to be rampant.

05 May 2017 6:02 PM

Google reunites 12-year-old girl, kin after 7 years

While searching for the holy towns on Google, she stumbled upon Lord Jagannath temple at Puri in Odisha.

01 May 2017 1:27 AM

Odisha: Using Google, missing girl finds parents after 7 years

12-year-old Puja Khaudia had gone missing in 2010 after a journey to Puri and was brought up in a childcare institute in Andhra Pradesh.

30 Apr 2017 4:47 PM

Parents now key players in trafficking

Thanks to its floating population, Delhi a transit point for traffickers.

18 Mar 2017 2:55 AM