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Updated : 1 week, 3 days ago IST
New Delhi [India], June 8 (ANI): The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Tuesday quizzed the Secretaries of various Central Ministries including Home, Health and Family Welfare, and Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation, over the plight of millions of homeless people and street childr
Updated : 1 month ago IST
Krishna (Andhra Pradesh) [India], May 19 (ANI): As many as 4,257 children from all over Andhra Pradesh were rescued by the state police on Wednesday as part of 'Operation Muskan', aimed at rescuing children on the streets, orphans, and those sent to work by parents due to financial burdens.
Updated : 2 months ago IST
Pune (Maharashtra) [India], April 15 (ANI/PNN): The International Day for Street Children is observed every year on April 12. The day provides a platform for the millions of children on the streets around the world -- and their champions -- to speak out so that their rights cannot be ignored
Updated : 7 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh) [India], November 4 (ANI): As many as 16,457 street children and orphans have been rescued this year under Operation Muskaan, an initiative by Andhra Pradesh Police, said DGP Gautam Sawang on Wednesday.
Updated : 9 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Thane (Maharashtra) [India], August 30 (ANI): From selling flowers to knocking car windows at traffic signals, street children have come a long way and now sit in a classroom burrowing their heads in textbooks.
Updated : 1 year, 7 months ago IST
New Delhi (India), Nov 15 (ANI): At times when schools in Delhi NCR are shut for two days due to the air pollution, some poor children on the streets are forced to breathe the toxic air as they struggle hard to sell their goods at the traffic signals to sustain their daily bread.
Updated : 1 year, 10 months ago IST
New Delhi (India), Aug 21 (ANI): Using their popularity and stardom to the fullest, a host of celebrities from Bollywood are voicing concerns for the unprivileged street children in a bid to save them from falling prey to miseries like an improper meal and poor education.
Updated : 2 years, 6 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Nov 28 (NewsVoir): As part of the #MumbaiByDesign initiative, Pearl Academy hosted children from Salaam Baalak Trust, an NGO that works for street children, at its campus at Andheri East in Mumbai.
Updated : 3 years, 9 months ago IST
Karachi, Aug. 9 (ANI): Islamabad based film-maker Shahana Khan has recently shot a music video for an American rock band 'Walk the Moon' featuring local street children.