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Sucheta Dalal writes about a unique 24-hour helpline for children
In the first week of August, India decided to ban the employment of children up to 14 years of age as domestic help or in the hospitality sector. The move is both welcome and long overdue. The rampant exploitation of children by preying on their poverty ought to be stopped and we need to restore their right to a happy...
Some do-gooders may end up undermining the Right to Information Act, finds Sucheta Dalal
MoneyLIFE started this section by pointing out how the Right to Information (RTI) Act has been one of “the most empowering tools handed to socially-conscious Indians in over half a century since independence”. Among the 40,000 odd applications filed under the Act, there have been enough of dramatic...
Sucheta Dalal on Dignity Foundation’s stellar work among senior citizens
Sometime in the early 1990s, when I was at the Times of India, Mumbai, I used to hear an animated discussion in the next cubicle about plans for the first ever magazine for senior citizens between my colleague Vithal Nadkarni and a lady who was the moving force behind the plan. I was briefly introduced to Dr. Sheilu...