Introduction. Fifty Years of Independence: Human Rights in India. Rights of the Child-Ranaganath Misra. Wrong and Rights of the Child. Rightto education. Recent Supreme Court Judgments of Child Labor. Childrens Rights in India. Role of Media. Undertrials-Their Rights and Reality. Indian Prisons: A Survey. National human Rioghts Commission: An Assessment of its Functioning. National Human Rights Commision: A View from Peoples front. Human Rights: An Overview. fundamental Rights and the Reality. State of Economic and Social Rights. Role of Institutions of Higher Education. Human Rights in India: a Surbey. Human rights and Globalisation. Excerpts from the Constitution of India. Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Intdernational Conveant on Economic social and Culture Rights. International Convenant on Civil and Political rights. Convention on the Child. Status of International Human rights Instruments, Ratifications, Accessions etc. Index.