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PUNE: In the Budget 2020, Finance Minister (FM) Nirmala Sitharaman proposed setting up a taskforce to recommend minimum age of...
Thursday, February 6, 2020 - 14:48
PUNE: Maharashtra Village Social Transformation Foundation (MVSTF) and United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (...
Friday, November 15, 2019 - 12:36
A RAINBOW FOR EVERY CLOUD Who or what determines a person from the street? The UNICEF provides the definition — ‘Anyone under 18...
Monday, October 7, 2019 - 19:57
New Delhi: Union HomeMinister Amit Shah on Sunday faulted Jawaharlal Nehru's handling of Jammu and Kashmir, saying approaching...
Sunday, September 29, 2019 - 19:45
New Delhi: Union Home Minister Amit Shah said on Sunday the politics of appeasement, which led to the Partition, was the reason...
Sunday, August 18, 2019 - 21:06
PUNE: Taking the opportunity of election season, NGO Kailash Satyarthi Children’s Foundation (KSCF) has intensified its ‘Rape-...
Wednesday, May 15, 2019 - 10:15
Malwadi, a slum located near Hadapsar, Pune, is home to 1000+ families and 1500+ children, most of whom attend a local school....
Monday, December 17, 2018 - 21:21
Pune: Nirman Bahuudeshiya Vikas Sanstha, which has been working for the welfare of nomadic tribes for the last 11 years, has been...
Friday, November 2, 2018 - 09:57
Her love for history and mythology is evident in her novels. However, Trisha Das makes it a point to present the past in a...
Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 22:36
Google ‘Syrian Children’ and all you can see are pictures of massacres, bombing and battles. A few days ago, I was going through...
Saturday, September 1, 2018 - 23:42
When you meet Monish, Shikha, Subhojit, Rupa, Sujit or Salim, it is hard to recognise them as children from the slums. Well-...
Saturday, July 21, 2018 - 22:45
NEW DELHI: The Women and Child Development Ministry today dismissed as "clearly inaccurate" a survey that ranked India the world'...
Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 19:18
Various initiatives and NGO programmes have lately been focusing on the need to educate girl children in order to create an...
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 20:03
The battle lines for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections have yet to be clearly drawn but changes in contours of Bihar politics are...
Saturday, June 9, 2018 - 20:42
Actress Shabana Azmi has been diligently working towards her father’s dream — to empower rural India by providing employment,...
Sunday, April 8, 2018 - 15:36
Pune: Even in this age, around 24.5 per cent girls in Pune district are married before the age of 18 years, according to the...
Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 22:39
PUNE: In order to check and reduce the number of child marriages in the State, Kagad Kach Patra Kashtakari Panchayat (KKPKP), and...
Friday, January 12, 2018 - 23:00
Why, despite the differences and the almost continuous trouble in one or other part of India, has the country (India) survived as...
Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 21:45
Pune: In a landmark judgment, the Supreme Court (SC) on Wednesday held that a man indulging in sexual intercourse with a minor...
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 23:45
New Delhi: The Supreme Court, in a landmark judgement, today criminalised sex with a minor wife aged between 15 and 18 years,...
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 13:39