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Children's Day

Indian school children dressed up as India's first prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru wave the Indian national flag during celebrations for Children's Day at a school in Amritsar, India's northwestern state of Punjab. The celebration of Children's Day falls on November 14, coinciding with the birthdayof India's first prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru. Despite a ban on children's labour imposed under the 1986 Child Labour Prohibition and Regulation Act which took effect 10 October, millions of Indian children still have to work for a living to support their families, missing out on primary education.Getty Images