T.N. activists write to all newly-elected MPs urging them to enact a new, comprehensive child labour law

T.N. activists write to all newly-elected MPs urging them to enact a new, comprehensive child labour law

Photograph used for representational purposes only | Photo Credit: RAO GN Child rights activists in Tamil Nadu have written to all newly-elected MPs, demanding the repeal of the Child and Adolescent Labour (Prohibition and Regulation) Act 1986 and its amendments. Calling for the immediate eradication of child labour in all its forms across the country, … Read more

Labour promises 100,000 extra child dental appointments

Labour promises 100,000 extra child dental appointments

Labour has promised to create 100,000 extra dental appointments for children, in a bid to clear backlogs in England. The new appointments will be for urgent and emergency care and on evenings and weekends, according to Labour’s plan if they win the general election. Access to an NHS dentist has become increasingly difficult in many … Read more

Child treated for overdose as vapes spiked with nitazenes

Child treated for overdose as vapes spiked with nitazenes

1 day ago Joanna Morris,BBC News, North East and Cumbria Middlesbrough Council Nitazenes, which are more potent than heroin, have been found in illegal vapes used by children A child has been treated for an opiate overdose after using a “potentially fatal” black market vape, health officials have said. Vapes laced with illegal drugs like … Read more

KTR urges graduate voters to support ‘farmer’s child’ in MLC election 

KTR urges graduate voters to support ‘farmer’s child’ in MLC election 

K.T. Rama Rao  | Photo Credit: Bharat Rashtra Samithi (BRS) working president K.T. Rama Rao claimed that his party had suffered defeat in the Assembly polls as they had failed to communicate BRS regime’s success in providing two lakh government jobs and increasing the salaries of government employees to the public.  “We failed to convey our accomplishments. … Read more

Masaba Gupta, Satyadeep Misra expecting 1st child: 2 little feet are on their way

Masaba Gupta, Satyadeep Misra expecting 1st child: 2 little feet are on their way

Celebrity fashion designer Masaba Gupta is pregnant. On April 18, the mom-to-be announced that she is expecting her first child with husband Satyadeep Misra. Masaba and Satyadeep’s announcement post can be read, “In other news – Two little feet are on their way to us! Please send love,blessings and banana chips ( plain salted ONLY) … Read more

KLU establishes Child Autism Care Centre in collaboration with US-based  organisation

KLU establishes Child Autism Care Centre in collaboration with US-based  organisation

The K.L. Deemed to be University (KLU), in collaboration with a United States (US)-based organisation Early Autism Service (EAS), established a Child Autism Care Centre and a Child Psychiatry Centre on campus. In a statement released on Wednesday, KLU vice-president Koneru Raja Harin said that the objective was to provide solutions to learning and developmental … Read more

Leaked emails reveal child gender service concerns

Leaked emails reveal child gender service concerns

In another email exchange, in November last year, clinicians wrote to Dr Michael Holland, chief executive of the Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust, to raise concerns that they had “insufficient information” for patients. They wrote: “The situation is now having a significant impact on the safety and well-being of the families we are supporting.” … Read more