children welfare

‘Collective effort needed for eliminating child labour’

June 12th, 2012 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 12 (IANS) People, civil society and the government agencies should join hands to eradicate child labour, an official said Tuesday, adding that the menace was inter-connected with ... Read more...

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Bihar’s private schools observe strike

September 28th, 2011 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Sep 28 (IANS) Thousands of private schools in Bihar observed a strike Wednesday to protest against a government order seeking their mandatory registration, saying it violates their autonomy.The schools ... Read more...

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Mumbai schoolkids vow to love life on V-Day eve

February 14th, 2010 - 3:20 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 14 (IANS) "If I fail in my examinations, I will not commit suicide, I will try harder next time, and will consider each failure as a stepping stone to success." ... Read more...

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Bihar cold wave death toll rises to 24

December 19th, 2008 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Dec 19 (IANS) At least six more people died in Bihar as the temperature dipped drastically in the last few days, officials said Friday. The death toll in the state this ... Read more...

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No new taxes in Karnataka budget

March 10th, 2008 - 8:20 pm ICT by admin
(Lead)Bangalore/New Delhi, March 10 (IANS) A Rs.61 billion increase in the total outlay with higher spend on infrastructure, rural development, irrigation, education, weaker sections of society, housing and women and children welfare ... Read more...

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Kids living in deprived communities have reduced verbal ability

December 19th, 2007 - 5:32 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 19 (ANI): Children who live in the severely disadvantaged communities have decreased verbal ability later in childhood that continues even after moving out of the neighbourhood, says a study.The study, ... Read more...

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