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29-Jun-2018 New Delhi

Suresh Prabhu launches Mobile App 'ReUnite'

Union Minister of Commerce & Industry and Civil Aviation, Suresh Prabhu today launched a mobile application called ReUnite which helps to trackandtrace missing and abandoned children in India. Speaking on this occasion the Minister appreciated the work...

17-Apr-2018 New Delhi

Don't politicise Kathua rape-murder : Kailash Satyarthi

Condemning the Kathua rape-murder incident, Nobel Laureate Kailash Satyarthi on Tuesday said it was a matter of shame for the country and shouldnt be politicised."Not a single day goes without reports of rape and child abuse in India. The body of an eight-year-old...

09-Oct-2017 Srinagar

Injury to children sends pain throughout humanity: Kailash Satyarthi

Nobel Peace Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi said here on Monday that injuring a child sends pain throughout humanity.Speaking at a function to highlight issues pertaining to child abuse, Satyarthi appealed for protection of child rights, particularly their...

09-Oct-2017 Srinagar

Mehbooba Mufti appeals for protecting children’s innocence, education

Terming children as the treasure for future, Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti today appealed all sections of society to play their role in protecting their childhood which unfortunately gets disrupted due to uncertainties or political turmoils. Addressing a function...

21-Sep-2017 Hyderabad

Kailash Satyarthi for technological solution to end child abuse

Noble Laureate Kailash Satyarthi on Thursday called for developing a technological solution to end the sexual abuse and trafficking of children.Addressing a gathering of industry leaders here on Thursday, he said the business community and the corporate world...

11-Sep-2017 Kanyakumari

Kailash Satyarthi : The man behind India’s war on rape

It is with this belief and vision that Kailash Satyarthi, Nobel Peace Laureate (2014) and a human rights activist from India, has been at the forefront of the global movement to end child slavery and exploitative child labour for over 35 years now. He has...

11-Sep-2017 Kanyakumari (Tamil Nadu)

Kailash Satyarthi's march against child abuse flagged off from Kanyakumari

Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi on Monday launched an 11,000-km march from here to New Delhi against child trafficking and sexual abuse and urged the youth to participate to ensure the safety and security of children.The Bharat Yatra, launched from the Vivekananda...

21-May-2017 New Delhi

Ex-bonded worker heads centre for freed bonded children

A rehabilitation centre managed by Noble Laureate Kailash Satyarthi's NGO for children rescued from slavery is run, believe it or not, by a former bonded labourer."The head teacher of our Bal Ashram was once a bonded labourer," Satyarthi told a group of...

21-May-2017 New Delhi

Child slavery down in India but child abuse up : Kailash Satyarthi

The number of child workers in India has fallen considerably but incidents of sexual violence against children has gone up, Nobel Laureate Kailash Satyarthi has said.Satyarthi also being awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2014 had greatly helped him in his...

18-May-2017 New Delhi

Kailash Satyarthi rescues nine bonded children

Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi on Thursday rescued nine children from an illegal factory here where they were slaving away after being trafficked from Bihar.Satyarthi and his NGO Bachpan Bachao Andolan (BBA) raided the premises in Old Delhi's Daryaganj area...

23-Apr-2017 Kolkata

Kailash Satyarthi given P.C. Chandra award

Nobel laureate and social activist Kailash Satyarthi was on Sunday presented the P.C. Chandra Purashkar (award) for his global crusade against child slavery and exploitative child labour.The 63-year-old Satyarthi was handed over a citation, a trophy and a...

11-Feb-2017 New Delhi

Pained by theft of Nobel citation : Kailash Satyarthi

Child rights activist Kailash Satyarthi, whose Nobel Prize citation was stolen among other things, said on Saturday that he was deeply pained by the "unfortunate incident" and added that the theft has strengthened his resolve to continue working for the cause...

07-Feb-2017 New Delhi

Kailash Satyarthi's Nobel citation, medal replica stolen

Thieves broke into the house of child rights activist Kailash Satyarthi here and took away his Nobel Peace Prize citation and replica of the medal.According to police, the burglars broke into Satyarthi's house located in DDA Flats colony, Kalkaji, late on Monday...

14-Dec-2016 New Delhi

Kailash Satyarthi hails SC direction on drug abuse among children

Nobel Peace Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi on Wednesday hailed the Supreme Court's directions to the Central government on drug abuse among children, calling it a "landmark judgment"."Trafficking and drug abuse, inherently linked to each other, are the most...

11-Dec-2016 New Delhi

Pranab Mukherjee launches '100 Million for 100 Million' campaign

Joined by a host of Nobel laureates and world leaders at Rashtrapati Bhavan here, President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday launched "100 Million for 100 Million" campaign that strives to change the future of millions of children worldwide.Conceptualised by Nobel...

20-Nov-2016 New Delhi

When will children become a political priority : Kailash Satyarthi

Notwithstanding the suffering of the common people, Kailash Satyarthi supports the governments demonetisation move as it will help curb trafficking, but the Nobel laureate and child-rights crusader asserts that unless and until children become a political priority,...

04-Nov-2016 New Delhi

Kailash Satyarthi asks IIT students to participate in childrens' cause

Nobel Peace Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi on Friday urged IIT students to be a part of his '100 million for 100 million' campaign and bring a change in the lives of underprivileged children.Satyarthi launched the '100 million for 100 million' campaign this...

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