Street Children

  • Delhi Police Chief BS Bassi unhappy over street children 05-03-2014 06:13 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi on Wednesday regretted that a large number of children live on the streets and promised to make every effort to prevent them from taking to crime. "It is very unfortunate that we see children on the streets of Delhi. I assure that Delhi...
  • Street children write to Kejriwal, ask for basic amenities 28-12-2013 08:58 PM

    As Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday took oath as Delhi's new chief minister, street children became the first set of people to send him a list of demands for their betterment. Street and working children through their federation Badhte Kadam congratulated Mr Kejriwal on becoming the "Mukhya Sewak" (chief servant) of...
  • Delhi: Homeless women battle not just the cold, but also abuse 24-12-2013 09:49 AM

    New Delhi: Thousands of homeless women and children spend their nights out on the streets of the national capital, battling not just the cold but also abuse and violence. With only six shelters for women, many who are forced to live in the open share horror stories of sexual assault...
  • Delhi Police withdraws ad on training of street children after outrage 01-08-2013 10:36 AM

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police has sparked a controversy after an advertisement, which was meant to be a message to keep street children away from criminal activists was slammed all over. The Delhi Police has now withdrawn the ad, following opposition by child activists over its content and presentation. Recalling...
  • Delhi: Shopkeeper runs school for street children under a Metro bridge 19-06-2013 09:02 AM

    New Delhi: As the Delhi Metro from the Yamuna Bank station rumbles on every day, something extraordinary takes place under its tracks. Children from the neighbouring slum gather here to let their imagination take over. And helping their dreams take shape is a West Delhi shopkeeper Rajesh Kumar. Rajesh said,...
  • Balaknama: a newspaper through which street kids tell their stories 10-06-2013 09:45 AM

    New Delhi: A unique newspaper called 'Balaknama' is brought out by street children. It publishes heart felt stories and editorials by children who work on the streets and in factories. Jyoti lives under a bridge at a bus stop in Delhi. A rag picker in the morning, she works as...
  • Bangalore group provides shelter, education to street kids 28-11-2012 09:30 AM

    Bangalore: A group of good samaritans in Bangalore have made it their mission to provide shelter and education to street children. Not just that, the group called 'Sathi' also tries to reunite the kids with their parents. They hold meetings and Sathi co-ordinator Sanjeev and his colleagues get ready to...
  • How you can help the homeless this winters 24-12-2011 08:20 AM

    New Delhi: A handful of Delhi's residents went out of their way to help the poor and the needy. CNN-IBN witnessed the heartwarming scenes as it spent another cold night with the homeless in Delhi. It's turning into a bitter winter and their resources are running short. Many of the...
  • SC convicts 2 Britons in a paedophile case 18-03-2011 10:27 AM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has convicted Indian William D'Souza and two Britons to six years imprisonment for sodomising and sexually abusing street children. Britons Duncan Grant and Allen John Walter were accused of abusing street children at a shelter in Mumbai. The police had issued an international arrest warrant...
  • CJ Show: Helping you turn your life around 24-08-2008 12:45 PM

    CJ's voice their issues to bring about a a change in their lives and the system. ...
  • Story in pics: Delhi kids unite for a cause 19-06-2008 03:12 AM

    Hyderabad: Cheteshwar Pujara relished batting at number three as he struck his maiden Test hundred on Thursday but said it will not be appropriate to suggest that he can replace a legend such as Rahul Dravid. Dravid batted superbly at the crucial position of number three for India before retiring...
  • A ray of rope for street children in the Capital 05-03-2008 05:00 PM

    Dhaka: Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) selectors have recalled seamer Shahadat Hossain and called up uncapped all-rounder Elias Sunny but axed batsman Junaid Siddique for the limited overs series against the West Indies starting here next week. Shahadat was named in an 18-man squad for the three one-day internationals while Elias...
  • Mumbaikars campaign to educate street kids 25-10-2007 11:20 AM

    Visakhapatnam: Seven years after he scored a double century here as an under-17 opener, Ravichandran Ashwin is back at his favourite venue -- ADA-VDCA Cricket Stadium -- this time to cement his place as an India off-spinner. Ashwin had some remarkable performances in the recent past helping Chennai Super Kings...
  • Street kids enjoy X'mas in luxury hotel 19-12-2006 07:27 PM

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  • Street kids: Soft catch for cops 13-12-2006 03:55 PM

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  • PVR turns silver screen into blackboard 27-08-2006 11:21 AM

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