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‘What Will They Eat If They Don’t Work’: Children Toil In Brick Kilns To Support Families

‘What Will They Eat If They Don’t Work’: Children Toil In...

Chennai: Families are forced to make their young children toil at brick kilns to make enough bricks required to earn them their minimum wages,...
This Is Delaying Bonded Labourers Rescue In India

This Is Delaying Bonded Labourers Rescue In India

Chennai: Plans to rescue more than 18 million bonded labourers from India by 2030 have been delayed by a lack of funds, activists said, calling...
India Has World’s Highest Number Of Stunted Children, Child Workers

India Has World’s Highest Number Of Stunted Children, Child Workers

By Swagata Yadavar/ IndiaSpend.org India now has the highest number of children stunted due to malnutrition -- 48.2 million, equivalent to the population of Colombia,...
Child Labourers In Lucknow To Be Trained To Become Employment Ready

Child Labourers In Lucknow To Be Trained To Become Employment Ready

Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government is working on an ambitious scheme to train and make child labourers employment ready, an official said on Friday. "On the...
Compensation Meant For Rescued Bonded Workers May Not Reach Them. Here’s Why

Compensation Meant For Rescued Bonded Workers May Not Reach Them. Here’s...

Mumbai: Workers rescued from bonded labour will be unable to access compensation because the government has linked the benefit to Aadhar card that most victims...
After Brick Kiln, 200 Child Workers Rescued From Bangle Factories In Hyderabad

After Brick Kiln, 200 Child Workers Rescued From Bangle Factories In...

By Roli Srivastava Mumbai: Nearly 200 child workers, some as young as eight, were rescued from bangle factories in Hyderabad over the last week, as...
Under ‘Operation Smile’, 200 Child Labourers Rescued From Brick Kiln In Telangana

Under ‘Operation Smile’, 200 Child Labourers Rescued From Brick Kiln In...

By Anuradha Nagaraj Chennai:  Police rescued nearly 200 children, most of them under the age of 14, who had been found working in a brick...