Overview of The POSCO Act, 2012

“Childhood is a promise that is never kept” – Ken Hill Child Sexual Abuse is one of the most common and heinous crime in today’s world. According to the World Health Organization, child sexual abuse can be defined as ‘inappropriate sexual behaviour with a child’ and ‘involving a child in sexual activity that he orContinue reading “Overview of The POSCO Act, 2012”

Bullying in Schools: Strategies for Prevention

Bullying is an undesired under-reported activity in schools. It is a problem that might begin at an early age. It has a negative impact on students. So how should parents and educators deal with this growing menace? What is School Bullying? According to the Cambridge Dictionary, bullying is the behaviour of a person who hurtsContinue reading “Bullying in Schools: Strategies for Prevention”

Child Rights in India

The children of today are the citizens of tomorrow. A country’s progress has numerous dimensions such as economic, social, political, etc. to it. The common thread that links all of these is the fact that the reins of all these factors must be handed over to the children of today. It can be unequivocally statedContinue reading “Child Rights in India”

Child Pornography in India: A Peril of Digitalization

Children belong to the most vulnerable and gullible sect of the society which means they should be protected against all kinds of criminal activities and be provided with a guarded environment. Gone are the days when children were to be kept secured only from any physical danger like kidnapping on their way back from school.Continue reading “Child Pornography in India: A Peril of Digitalization”

Adoption Laws – An Indian Perspective

Children are considered the precious gems of a country. Our future depends on their overall development. The concept of family upholds marriage, and children as a fruit of the said marriage. Maternal mortality, birth rate, infant mortality rate are indices that are used to predict development. In a civilized society, all children are provided theContinue reading “Adoption Laws – An Indian Perspective”