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World Day Against Child Labour ( Hindi)   
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It sounds pleasant when the World Day Against Child Labour was celebrated across the globe on 12 June. But, the fact is that one could see a number of children engaged in various works everyday at different places. The roadside food joints, dhabas and tea shops are the common sites to see child labourers. This programme is based on the concerns and issues associated with the child labour and how education can become and antidote to tackle child labour.

 

Shailesh Gandhi on the Right to Information Act ( Hindi)   
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In an exclusive interview with OneWorld South Asia, Shailesh Gandhi, Central Information Commissioner of India speaks about the journey of this historic act in last seven years. Talking to OneWorld, Shailesh spoke about the challenges in front of the RTI Act and threats that put a question mark on existence of this act. He says RTI has threat from the judicial processes, especially stays that public authorities take after landmark judgements of the commission. With increasing number of pending cases in state and central information commissions, he feels that the Information Commissions and Commissioners are the biggest threat to the RTI Act 2005. Commenting upon the Prime Minster Dr Manmohan Singh’s statement for critical review of the act, he says that review of this act is required but it should be done after 5 to 10 years when it become strong enough to resist the efforts of weakening it. Shailesh retires from the Central Information Commission on 7 July 2012. Talking about his plans after retirement he says that the people would be able to see him as an RTI activist in Mumbai where he would strive to establish a better and responsive RTI regime of the government. India enacted Right to Information Act in 2005 which completed its seven years on 12 May, 2012.

International Press Freedom Day ( Hindi)   
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Every year, May 3rd is celebrated as International Press Freedom Day. This day aims to evaluate press freedom around the world, defend media from attacks on their independence and pay tribute to journalists who have lost their lives in exercise of their profession.

Right to information ( Hindi)   
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Mr. Nirmal Verma, an RTI activist based in Delhi answers the questions from audience on the issue of Right to Information in a phone-in programme. Right to Information Act enacted in 2005 allows an Indian citizen to request information from a "public authority".

End child labour (Song) ( Hindi)   
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A beautiful melodious song on Child labour, it says "Chaadar maili". This song is composed and sung by young Musician Manish Verma who hails from Delhi.

Right to Education EP08 ( Tamil)   
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This programme is a part of Anna CR's series on Right to Education. Right to Education is an important legislation of Indian government which came into effect from April 01, 2011. It provides for the free and compulsory education for children between 6 and 14 in India.

Right to Education EP07 ( Tamil)   
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This programme is a part of Anna CR's series on Right to Education. Right to Education is an important legislation of Indian government which came into effect from April 01, 2011. It provides for the free and compulsory education for children between 6 and 14 in India.

Right to Education EP10 ( Tamil)   
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This programme is a part of Anna CR's series on Right to Education. Right to Education is an important legislation of Indian government which came into effect from April 01, 2011. It provides for the free and compulsory education for children between 6 and 14 in India.

Right to Education EP11 ( Tamil)   
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This programme is a part of Anna CR's series on Right to Education. Right to Education is an important legislation of Indian government which came into effect from April 01, 2011. It provides for the free and compulsory education for children between 6 and 14 in India.

Right to Education EP09 ( Tamil)   
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This programme is a part of Anna CR's series on Right to Education. Right to Education is an important legislation of Indian government which came into effect from April 01, 2011. It provides for the free and compulsory education for children between 6 and 14 in India.

Governance --> Rights and entitlements

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Governments provide rights to their citizens to ensure their wellness, health, life, education, speech safety and security in the country. Explore this section to listen and download radio programmes based on various rights e.g. Right to Education, women