Saturday, 31 December 2016

DECEMBER 30 (Women's Right)

1. Dainik Bhaskar
Women's share in workforce constantly decreasing in the country. It is 28 per cent at present.

2. Rajasthan Patrika(Jodhpur)
Women's power can bring revolutionary changes in society, say participants in a Kishori Sanskar Shivir.

DECEMBER 30 (Child Right)

1. Daily News
Rajasthan Health Minister Kalicharan Saraf enquires about the condition of 4-year-old rape victim from Sikar admitted in Jaykaylon Hospital in Jaipur.

2. Dainik Bhaskar
Two juvenile delinquents who stole 25 bikes in six months arrested again after their release from correction home.

3. Hindustan Times
End this rate race. Editorial on nursery admissions for children says centralization can make the process less taxing for parents and children.

4. Rajasthan Patrika
Misbehavior and molestation during childhood leaves a life-long impact on victims, says a stury

5. Daily News(Khetri)
Two persons accused of raping a minor girl arrested. Medical examination of victim conducted.

6. Dainik Bhaskar / Rajasthan Patrika(Kota)
Couple abandon premature girl outside hospital after her birth. Police arrest them immediately. Girl shifted to ICU ward.

7. Rajasthan Patrika(Udaipur)
11-year-old boy runs away from home on harassment by step-mother. Boy brought to childline and kept at open shelter.

Friday, 30 December 2016

DECEMBER 29 (Women's Right)

1. Dainik Bhaskar
Moot court organized at Banasthali Vidyapeeth. Girls ask why can't women have right to pronounce talaq thrice and force husband out of home.

2. DNA
Women and Child Development Ministry seeks monthly report on sexual harassment.

3. Rajasthan Patrika
Private hospitals in Jaipur record a sudden increase in caesarian operations of women during the last 10 years. Figures have increased from 3.8 per cent to 8.6 per cent.

4. Dainik Bhaskar
Crimes against women constantly increasing the country's financial capital Mumbai. 10 rise registered in last one year.

5. Dailnik Navjyoti(Udaipur)
Man accused of molesting a married woman arrested. He had allegedly sneaked into woman's house and molested her.

6. Dailnik Navjyoti(Udaipur)
Man accused of abducting and raping a girl student sent to jail on court's order.

DECEMBER 29 (Child Right)

1. Daily News
Paush Bada celebrations observed at girls' shelter home in Jaipur. Officers of Social Justice and Empowerment Department attend the festivities.

2. Dainik Bhaskar / DNA / Hindustan Times / Rajasthan Patrika
Mystery of murder of 13-year-old boy revealed in Jaipur. Neighbour, who used to have unnatural physical relations with him, killed him when he threatened to expose him.

3. Dainik Bhaskar
One-and-a-half month old boy left by parents in a train coach at Jaipur railway station. Boy handed over to children's home after his medical examination.

4. Dainik Bhaskar
Supreme Court says attempts should be made to help the victims of rape, including children, to come back to normal lives. Article discusses legal aspects of victims' rights.

5. Rajasthan Patrika(Jodhpur)
Foetus found on railway track at Jodhpur railway station. Foetus kept in mortuary of Mahatma Gandhi Hospital

6. Rajasthan Patrika(Jodhpur)
District and Sessions Judge takes suo motu cognizance of child labour taking place on court premises. Asks High Court Advocates' Association to send a report.

Thursday, 29 December 2016

DECEMBER 28 (Women's Right)

1. Daily News / The Times of India
Four persons accused of raping a foreign tourist in a five-star hotel in Delhi sent to jail. One accused is still absconding.

2. Dainik Bhaskar
How justified is it to connect women's attire with their religion? Article deals with issues about women's choice on what to wear.

3. Rajasthan Patrika
81.7 per cent women play a role in important decisions of households, says the National Family Health Survey-4

4. Rajasthan Patrika(Jodhpur)
Medical camp organized at Nari Niketan in Mandore, benefiting 35 women and four children.

5. Rajasthan Patrika(Kota)
Rape cases increase in Kota division, other crimes decline. Murders also increase and women are unsafe.

6. Rajasthan Patrika(Kota)
Absconding person, who is an accused in gangrape case, not yet arrested. He had taken the victim to a hostel on the pretext of getting a job for her.

7. Rajasthan Patrika(Udaipur)
Discussion on women's empowerment organized by National Labour Education and Development Board.

DECEMBER 28 (Education)

1. Dainik Bhaskar
Parents of students dissatisfied with education in school in Jaipur. Department of Consumer Affairs sends notice to school.

2. DNA
Rajasthan Government plans to empower Adarsh School principals as Block Elementary Education Officers to improve quality of education.

DECEMBER 28 (Child Right)

1. Daily News / Dainik Navjyoti / Rajasthan Patrika
22 child labourers rescued and sent to shelter home in Jaipur. Action taken jointly by child helpline and police in Bhatta Basti.

2. Rajasthan Patrika
Children are the most unsafe lot in the present cyber age, says an article citing calls made to childline. Calls were about sexual harassment, child labour and begging.

Wednesday, 28 December 2016

DECEMBER 27 (Women's Right)

1. Daily News / Dainik Bhaskar / Rajasthan Patrika / The Times of India
Gynaecologist and agent arrested in Jaipur doing foetus sex determination test. After their previous arrest, they had changed their hospital's name.

2. Dainik Navjyoti
No toilet facilities in night shelters of Jaipur Municipal Corporation. Women staying in shelters facing acute problems.

3. DNA
Delhi Police arrests in a case of gangrape of a U.S. woman in a five-star hotel eight months after the crime.

4. Hindustan Times
Family planning not a priority for women in Rajasthan, says a study. They take first step towards it four years after marriage.

5. Dainik Bhaskar(Udaipur)
Man arrested for keeping a young woman hostage and raping her for three months.

6. Dainik Bhaskar / Rajasthan Patrika(Udaipur)
Nepalese man accused of attempt to rape a woman arrested.

DECEMBER 27 (Education)

1. DNA
Law Ministry approves plan to restrict no detention policy from class VIII to class V.

DECEMBER 27 (Child Right)

1. Daily News / Dainik Bhaskar
Rajasthan State Commission for Protection of Child Rights asks Collectors to implement ban on Chinese kite string.

2. Dainik Bhaskar
Child mortality rate in Rajasthan reduces from 65 among 1,000 to 45 among 1,000, reveal the findings of National Family Health Survey-4.

3. Dainik Bhaskar
Singhal Foundation to provide free education to talented children belonging to poor families and backward sections of society in Jaipur

4. The Times of India
Minor girl kidnapped, imprisoned in a pit and raped for a month in Gujarat. The heinous act was the fallout of a feud between two families.

5. Dainik Bhaskar / Rajasthan Patrika(Jodhpur)
Two nursing students at Mahatma Gandhi Hospital suspended and asked to vacate hostel within 48 hours.

6. Dainik Navjyoti(Phagi)
BJP workers welcome Rajasthan State Commission for Protection of Child Rights chairperson Manan Chaturvedi and inform her of the issues of the sub-division.

7. Dainik Bhaskar(Kelwa)
Principal of Government Girls' Secondary School arrested on charges of molesting girl students.

8. Rajasthan Patrika(Chirawa)
Two private school buses collide, six children injured.

Tuesday, 27 December 2016

DECEMBER 26 (Women's Right)

1. Dainik Navjyoti / Hindustan Times / Rajasthan Patrika
Racket of foetus sex determination tests exposed once again in Uttar Pradesh. Raid conducted by PC-PNDT Cell of Rajasthan.

2. Dainik Navjyoti
Lawyer accused of rape arrested in Shahjahanpur in Jaipur district. He was absconding for eight months.

3. The Times of India
Woman allegedly raped after her drink was spiked in Jaipur. She files complaint against a man who had called her for a job.

4. Dainik Bhaskar / Rajasthan Patrika(Jodhpur)
Man accused of sexually assaulting an M.A. student sent to police custody for three days.

DECEMBER 26 (Education)

1. Hindustan Times
Proposal to restrict no detention policy to class 5 gets Law Ministry nod, as children are getting indisciplined.

2. Rajasthan Patrika(Kota)
Talented children studying in government schools to get laptop computers. 153 students in Kota to get laptop computers.

DECEMBER 26 (Child Right)

1. Daily News
Why are SCs and STs still victims of atrocities? NCRB figures show that the cases of atrocities are constantly on the rise.

2. Dainik Bhaskar
Camel milk returning happiness of mentally challenged children. 40 litres of fresh camel going from Bikaner to Punjab every day.

3. Dainik Bhaskar
Rape convict gets punishment of life imprisonment twice in Maharashtra.

4. Hindustan Times
Home Department to handle security of juvenile homes in view of increasing number of escapes from these centres.

5. Hindustan Times
School cab driver held for raping two minor for six months in Thane.

6. Dainik Bhaskar
Digital phyl to tell about timings of immunization and likelihood of disease. It has been invented by an Indian-origin student in the United States.

7. Hindustan Times(Bundi)
Gutka addiction rising among child labourers working in stone quarries.

8. Dainik Bhaskar(Udaipur)
Seminar on girls' empowerment held by Udaipur chapter of Bharatiya Jain Sanghatana,

Monday, 26 December 2016

DECEMBER 25 (Women's Right)

1. Daily News / Rajasthan Patrika
Women's personality is multi-dimensional, say speakers at a national seminar on women in Jaipur.

2. Dainik Bhaskar
Women should not use lipstick and perfumes during pregnancy, advice scientists in a research in Massachusetts. Research says this may pose a threat to child’s life.

3. Dainik Bhaskar(Jodhpur)
Educational institutions too have responsibility for saving the girl child, says Bollywood film actress Ravina Tandon at annual function of Lucky International School.

4. Dainik Bhaskar(Jodhpur)
Film actress Ravina Tandon set to stage a comeback to silver screen after 10 years. She will be seen shortly in the realistic role of a mother.

5. Rajasthan Patrika(Jodhpur)
E-mitra kiosk owner arrested for sexual assault of a girl for two years.

DECEMBER 25 (Child Right)

1. Daily News
Man accused of raping a 13-year-old girl arrested in Adarsh Nagar area of Jaipur. Girl's mother had lodged complaint against the accused.

2. Dainik Bhaskar
Every child born in Madhya Pradesh to get land for house. If government doesn't have land, it will purchase for each child, announces the Chief Minister.

3. Dainik Navjyoti
Every possible effort will be made to reduce maternal and child mortality ratios, says Rajasthan Medical and Health Minister at a State-level workshop on safe motherhood.

4. Dainik Bhaskar(Jodhpur)
Ragging of four nursing students reported at Mahatma Gandhi Hospital. One senior student arrested.

5. Rajasthan Patrika(Banswara)
Food supplement power packets sent from Jaipur to deal with malnutrition among children become useless after crossing expiry dates.

Sunday, 25 December 2016

DECEMBER 24 (Women's Right)

1. Dainik Bhaskar
Government failing in family planning exercise. Birth control devices still not reaching the rural areas, says a survey undertaken by Indian Institute of Health Management Research.

2. Dainik Bhaskar
Indore Bench of Madhya Pradesh High Court gives permission for abortion of foetus of six-and-a-half months, as it was deformed its organs were not developing.

3. Dainik Navjyoti
Seminar organized in Mahatma Jyotirao Phule Girls' College on girls' empowerment. Mera Sambal books distributed among students.

4. The Times of India
17-year-old girl raped by realty firm owner in Delhi's Mandawli area. She has started working as her personal assistant two days before the incident.

5. The Times of India
Girl brings rapist uncle to book in Noida. After her family tried to hush up the matter, she confided in her classmate, who informed her teacher and school principal.

DECEMBER 24 (Education)

1. Rajasthan Patrika
Parents-teachers meeting organized in government schools in Jaipur. Discussions centre on quality and development of education.

2. Rajasthan Patrika(Jodhpur)
Teachers and parents discuss the topics of interest of students in Bhadiawas government senior secondary school. Initiative taken by Media Action Group.

DECEMBER 24 (Child Right)

1. Daily News
Mahila Mandal of Seva Bharati spreads awareness on health issues in Jaipur. Girl students and lady doctors connected with the health campaign.

2. Rajasthan Patrika
Mukti play staged in Ravindra Manch FridayTheatre shows mirror to society on snatching childhood from children in the name of protecting their future.

3. The Times of India
Cash starved Anganwadi centres struggle to feed children. Nursing mothers and pregnant women are also affected. Anganwadi staff says it is forced to give dry fruits to children.

4. The Times of India
45.2 % children are not fully immunized in Rajasthan, says a report. Percentage of children immunized against polio remains almost the same as 10 years ago.

5. DNA(Bundi)
Youth accused of raping a minor girl in Dei village of Bundi district and his co-accused mother arrested in Bengaluru.

Saturday, 24 December 2016

DECEMBER 23 (Women's Right)

1. Daily News
Women paying an increased attention to family planning. 50 per cent women using birth control methods, says a survey undertaken in Rajasthan.

2. Hindustan Times
Men are part of the solution, says an editorial. The engagement of males is essential in achieving gender equality.

3. Dainik Bhaskar(Udaipur)
Court rules that a widow daughter-in-law is not entitled to get maintenance from her father-in-law and mother-in-law.

DECEMBER 23 (Education)

1. Rajasthan Patrika(Jodhpur)
State of affairs in Jainarain Vyas University pathetic. Nobody is serious about studies and teaching.

2. Rajasthan Patrika(Jodhpur)
Annual festival of Lucky International School tomorrow. Hindi film actress Ravina Tandon to be the chief guest.

DECEMBER 23 (Child Right)

1. Dainik Bhaskar
Relationship can be illicit, but child born out of it cannot be illegitimate, says Chhattisgarh High Court. Society and courts should desist from calling such children illegitimate, says the court.

2. Hindustan Times
ANM removed from government dispensary in Churu after she kept a newborn girl close to a heater to force her family to give her tip.

3. Rajasthan Patrika
DCP Traffic Haidar Ali Zaidi speaks at Laado Chaupal in a college in Jaipur. Calls upon girls to fight their battles without fear.

4. Daily News(Chandwaji)
Women activists apprised of protection of children against sexual offences. Awareness generated about POCSO Act.

5. Daily News(Kishangarh)
Woollens distributed among needy girl students at Government Girls' Senior Secondary School.

6. Rajasthan Patrika(Jodhpur)
Government Secondary School, Dhandh, gets the facility of toilet. Function organized for distribution of other materials.

Friday, 23 December 2016

DECEMBER 22 (Women's Right)

1. Daily News
Special court rejects bail to accused involved in rape of married woman for three years after blackmailing her.

2. Daily News
Mothers in danger: Editorial calls for making effective arrangements for delivery of women on government to save lives of women and children. 750 women died in two hospitals of Jaipur during the last nine months.

3. Dainik Bhaskar
Delhi High Court asks Lieutenant Governor's office about steps for ensuring women's security. Court's observations came on public interest litigation.

4. Rajasthan Patrika
Laado Chaupal to be organized in Satya Sai College of Jaipur with the open dialogue of DCP (Traffic) with girl students.

5. Rajasthan Patrika
Women occupy a special place because of their responsibilities, famous littérateur Goa Governor Mridula Sinha says in an interview.

DECEMBER 22 (Education)

1. The Times of India
Education Department seeks funds for aiding schools in tribal and semi-tribal areas of Rajasthan. Classrooms to be constructed in schools in these areas.

2. Rajasthan Patrika(Jodhpur)
Lucky International School's annual function on December 24. Bollywood actress Ravina Tandon to be the chief guest.

DECEMBER 22 (Child Right)

1. Dainik Bhaskar
Delhi High Court asks Lieutenant Governor's office about steps for ensuring women's security. Court's observations came on public interest litigation.

2. Dainik Bhaskar
Tulsi plants distributed in Beti Bachao workshop organized by Maheshwari Darpan and Kalpataru Sansthan.

3. Dainik Navjyoti
Child Welfare Committee members visit government home for mentally challenged children at Jamdoli near Jaipur.

4. The Times of India
Note ban comes as a boon for child labourers in Jaipur, as they are losing their jobs and returning to their native places in Bihar. 16 such children found at Jaipur railway station.

5. The Times of India
Indian couple accuses Norway government of forcibly taking custody of their five-year-old child on the basis of a fabricated complaint by a private person.

6. Dainik Bhaskar
Man who lived with his 14-year-old wife in Panipat sells her for Rs. 70,000. Girl saved by women's organizations.

7. Daily News / Rajasthan Patrika / Dainik Bhaskar(Churu)
Four women Para-medical staff in government hospital directed to wait for posting orders after an incident of keeping an infant girl before a heater.

8. Rajasthan Patrika(Kota)
State Commission for Protection of Child Rights lays emphasis on looking after children coming to Kota from other cities. It says children's life is important.

Thursday, 22 December 2016

DECEMBER 21 (Women's Right)

1. DNA
Triple Talaq: Great system but a flawed practice. Article discusses Muslim law and practice on divorce.

2. DNA / Daily News / Dainik Bhaskar / Dainik Navjyoti / Hindustan Times / Rajasthan Patrika / The Times of India
Doctor from Gujarat and two middlemen from Rajasthan arrested for involvement in foetus sex determination tests. It was 52nd decoy operation by PC-PNDCT Cell of Rajasthan's Medical and Health Department.

3. Daily News
Pathetic conditions in women's hospitals of Jaipur. 750 women died during delivery in last nine months.

4. Dainik Bhaskar
Beti Gaurva garden to be developed at every district headquarters in Rajasthan. Birth of girls to be celebrated as a festival.

DECEMBER 21 (Education)

1. DNA
Government schools in Rajasthan to have three, four or five star ratings. Performance-based rating will extract better results in Secondary Education Board examinations.

2. Dainik Navjyoti
Students' hostels to be inspected regularly to ensure availability of all facilities. Students to be admitted on the basis of sanctioned strength of hostels.

DECEMBER 21 (Child Right)

1. Daily News
10-point increase in sex ratio this year. Figures revealed in review meeting for Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao scheme.

2. Hindustan Times
Big leap against child marriages in Rajasthan. Figures drop by 50 per cent in 10 years, as per report of National Family Health Survey.

3. Rajasthan Patrika
Peer educator project launched in three districts of Rajasthan for providing counseling to adolescent about their mental and physical changes.

4. Dainik Bhaskar / Rajasthan PatrikaI(Churu)
Nurse tortures infant by keeping her near heater on not getting money from her parents. Criminal case registers against her and others in Matri Shishu Kalyan Kendra of Garh.

5. The Times of India(Baran)
Women's Commission team reaches Baran to look into the rape of a 15-year-old school girl by her physical training instructor.

6. Dainik Bhaskar(Jodhpur)
Teacher and four school children injured as school bus overturns in Khetasar. Bus was dropping children at home after their examinations.

Wednesday, 21 December 2016

DECEMBER 20 (Women's Right)

1. DNA / Hindustan Times / The Times of India
16-year-old handball player raped by physical training instructor in Baran district. She says she was raped eight times in last two years.

2. Dainik Bhaskar(Abu Road)
Constable accused of raping a complainant woman sent to Police Lines. Case registered at police station.

3. Rajasthan Patrika(Kota)
Cultural week organized in M.D. Mission College. Call given to inspire women for making social reforms.

DECEMBER 20 (Education)

1. Dainik Bhaskar
Madrasa Board to get statutory status and Para-teachers to be paid an honorarium of Rs. 15,000 per month.

2. Rajasthan Patrika(Jodhpur)
Government schools to give a tough challenge to private schools. Government schools to be upgraded to XII class from next academic session.

DECEMBER 20 (Child Right)

1.Dainik Bhaskar
Two persons accused of raping a deaf and dumb girl arrested. 19-year-old girl's mother had lodged complaint against them.

2. Dainik Navjyoti
Rajasthan Women's Commission takes cognizance of rape with minor girl in Baran. Commission's chairperson instructs S.P. to arrest the accused immediately.

3. Hindustan Times
Only 48 % people turn up to claim second grant under Shubhlakshmi Scheme to incentivize raising female children.

4. Rajasthan Patrika
Children learning lessons of honesty through “honour till” initiative in Jaipur. Children pay on their own for purchasing goods at stalls opened by women.

5. Dainik Bhaskar(Dungarpur)
Four girls staying at shelter home flee after breaking locks past midnight.

6. Dainik Navjyoti(Bharatpur)
Case of brutal murder of nine-year-old girl in Rumbas solved with the arrest of two persons.

7. Dainik Bhaskar(Alwar)
Four confirmed cases of children suffering from measles found in Pinana. 32 suspected patients identified in Thanaghazi.

Tuesday, 20 December 2016

DECEMBER 19 (Women's Right)

1. Daily News
Rapes not stopping in the country even four years after the infamous Nirbhaya gangrape case: Article discusses society's mindset and the law.

2. Rajashan Patrika
“Aparajita” helpline for women helping out victims of domestic violence and harassment in Jaipur. Helpline ensures follow-up of all complaints.

3. The Times of India
Women in Mumbai panic as deadline for medical termination of pregnancy approaches. They fight abortion deadline for ailing foetus.

4. Hindustan Times(Ajmer)
Education and women's empowerment key to uplifting Rajputs, say speakers at a gathering of Rajputs.

5. Hindustan Times(Sriganganagar)
Tout arrested for foetus sex determination test. Tout, a resident of Punjab, works in a hospital.

DECEMBER 19 (Health & Education)

Pubilc Health

1. Daily News (Bagru)
Rajasthan Pradesh Congress demands better facilities for higher education and health

Education

2. Rajasthan Patrika(Udaipur)
Anganwadi centres being developed as pre-primary schools. Centres to be attached to 13,000 integrated schools in first phase.

DECEMBER 19 (Child Right)

1.Hindustan Times
14-year-old school girl molested in bus and car in Thane. Three persons arrested.

2. The Times of India
Infant mortality sees a dip in Rajasthan in 10 years, according to report of National Family Health Survey.

3. The Times of India
Rajasthan High Courts asks why children are fleeing from juvenile homes. Court asks State Government to file a report by January 9.

4. Daily News / Rajasthan Patrika(Newai)
Case registered against private school teacher for trying to rape a 10-year-old girl student.

5. Dainik Navjyoti / Hindustan Times(Chomu)
Brutal case of rape with five-year-old girl reported. Accused arrested by police.

6. Rajasthan Patrika(Luni)
Three persons accused of rape arrested. They were absconding after kidnapping and raping a 15-year-old girl.

7. Rajasthan Patrika(Churu)
School teacher’s beats 10th class student, leading to rupture of his ear drum.

Monday, 19 December 2016

DECEMBER 18 (Women's Right)

1. Daily News
Women don't know about women's security apps, Rajasthan Women's Commission is worried.

2. Daily News
Resolve taken on Eid Milad-un-Nabi to save daughters and educate them.

3. Dainik Bhaskar
Endometriosis creates problems in pregnancy for 50 per cent of women, says an article on health issues by IVF expert Dr. Urmila Sharma

4. Hindustan Times
Breastfeeding figures double in Rajasthan in last 10 years, according to National Family Health Survey data.

5. Dainik Bhaskar / Rajasthan Patrika(Sriganganagar)
Woman doctor nabbed while performing foetus sex determination test. A hospital employee also arrested on charges of conspiring with her.

6. Dainik Bhaskar(Jodhpur)
Special SC/ST Court hands down life imprisonment to man convicted for rape of a Dalit woman.

7. Rajasthan Patrika(Jodhpur)
Witness from the defense side did not turn up in court during hearing in Asaram Bapu case. Matter adjourned till Dec. 19.

8. Rajasthan Patrika(Udaipur)
Information on women's rights given in a seminar organized by Lathi Trust. Proceedings conducted by acid attack victim.

DECEMBER 18 (Education)

1. Rajasthan Patrika
Change in no detention policy. It will be mandatory for passing every class after fifth class.

DECEMBER 18 (Child Right)

1. Daily News / Dainik Navjyoti
Why are juveniles running away from correction home and what steps are being taken to stop them, asks Rajasthan High Court.

2. Dainik Navjyoti
Deaf and dumb children to get special facilities in government schools. Special training to be given to doctors for their treatment.

3. Rajasthan Patrika
Directorate for the Differently Abled Persons planning to connect children in shelter homes with vocational education

4. Dainik Bhaskar
Landlord and tenants rape a 16-year-old girl from Bihar in Delhi, three persons arrested.

5. Daily News / Dainik Navjyoti / Rajasthan Patrika(Taranagar)
Case registered for rape with minor girl. 15-year-old victim subjected to medical test.

6. Rajasthan Patrika(Udaipur)
Schools witnessing change after institution of Mose Safe Award school. Drivers wearing seat belt and children wear helmets.

7. Rajasthan Patrika(Jodhpur)
Lions Club adopts 21 girls for their education. Luni MLA Jogaram Patel praises steps to promote girls.

Sunday, 18 December 2016

DECEMBER 17 (Women's Right)

1. DNA / Hindustan Times / The Times of India / Rajasthan Patrika
Delhi girl raped in car by driver in Delhi. Situation remains unchanged even four years after the Nirbhaya gangrape case. Women's safety stills an issue of concern.

2. Daily News
New initiative of Women's Commission: Mahila Panchayats to sort out women's family issues in villages.

3. Dainik Bhaskar / Dainik Navjyoti
Rapist awarded punishment of seven year's imprisonment and fine of Rs. 25,000. Fine amount to be paid to rape victim.

4. Dainik Bhaskar
19-year-old engineering students burnt alive after rape in Ranchi. Police registers case on the basis of statement of victim's father.

5. Dainik Navjyoti / Rajasthan Patrika
College students take out rally demanding security for women on fourth anniversary of Nirbhaya gangrape case.

6. The Times of India
Six sexual assault cases reported in Delhi daily. Each case takes five years to be decided.

7. The Times of India
Nashik woman raped after her drink was spiked. The accused is a cellphone shop owner who took her to his house and mixed a sedative in his drink.

8. Dainik Bhaskar
Kerala High Court makes remarks against Triple Talaq. Says it is not allowed even in Muslim countries and it subjects women to discrimination.

9. Dainik Bhaskar(Jodhpur)
Rukman Rajput hostel for girls to be indurated tomorrow, yellow rice distributed. All facilities to be made available in hostel.

10. Dainik Bhaskar(Jodhpur)
Lawyer booked in a case of thrashing a woman outside Family Court in Mahamandir police station is.

11. Dainik Bhaskar(Udaipur)
Janani Suraksha and Rajshri Yojana funds to be transferred online to their bank accounts from new year.

DECEMBER 17 (Education)

1. Rajasthan Patrika
Adhaar card to be made mandatory for admission of children in schools affiliated to Central Board of Secondary Education.

2. Rajasthan Patrika / The Times of India
Supreme Court dismisses Rajasthan Government's plea against High Court's judgment for inclusion of children of parents with an income limit of Rs. 2.50 lakh under the Right to Education Act.

3. Rajasthan Patrika
Elected representatives put pressure on Education Department to restart schools closed and merged into other bigger schools

4. Rajasthan Patrika(Udaipur)
865 schools in Rajasthan being run from a single room. 247 of them are secondary and senior secondary schools.

5. Rajasthan Patrika(Udaipur)
Parent-teacher meeting held in over 400 schools in Udaipur district. Parents give suggestions for improving educational standards.

DECEMBER 17 (Child Right)

1. Rajasthan Patrika
“Laado Chaupal” organized in Jaipur to support efforts to check female foeticide. Officers say the truth of foetus murder in womb is shocking.

2. Dainik Bhaskar(Bhilwara)
Infant found in shed with thorns all over body. Admitted to Neonatal ICU in District Hospital.

3. Rajasthan Patrika(Bhim)
Three-year-old girl burnt with rods on the pretext of treatment of disease.

4. Dainik Bhaskar(Udaipur)
Raid conducted on eateries to rescue child labourers. Children say they are made to work for 18 hours in a day.

5. Rajasthan Patrika(Jodhpur)
One woman throws away her own infant daughter as she was a girl. Another woman saves her and takes her to hospital.

6. Rajasthan Patrika(Jodhpur)
Funds of Rs. 46 lakhs for orphan children held up due to negligence of Education Department and Women and Child Development Department.

Saturday, 17 December 2016

DECEMBER 16 (Women's Right)

1. Daily News
Conspiracy of rape hatched for Rs. 10 lakhs. False complaint made at police station in Sikar. Couple arrested.

2. Dainik Bhaskar
CM Vasundhara Raje launches Annapoorna Rasoi for providing food to poor people at subsidized prices. Food vans to be parked at 80 locations in 12 cities of Rajasthan.

3. The Times of India
Total fertility rate registers a sharp decline in Rajasthan, according to recently released National Family Health Survey – IV.

4. Dainik Bhaskar(Kota)
In a Rotary Club programme, 60 women apprised of health issues during their pregnancy.

5. Dainik Bhaskar(Udaipur)
Woman demands action against Kukra Angari Sarpanch, who is an accused in a case of her rape. Complaint registered in police station on court's order.

6. Dainik Bhaskar(Udaipur)
One-day workshop in Meera Girls' College witnesses experts calling for change in mindset to stop female foeticide.

7. Rajasthan Patrika(Jodhpur)
Girl students given training in employment-oriented schemes and encouraged to be self-reliant.

8. Rajasthan Patrika(Kota)
Pregnant women get advice at a workshop organized by Rotary Club.

DECEMBER 16 (Education)

1. Dainik Navjyoti
Food and Civil Supplies Department of Rajasthan Government asks schools to purchase food material for midday meals from nearby Annapoorna Bhandars.

2. Dainik Bhaskar
Schools to get rating on the basis of their Board examination results. State Government takes decision to evolve competitive spirit and improve quality of education.

3. Dainik Bhaskar(Udaipur)
74,000 B.Ed. interns to be appointed on contract for 10 months in 45,000 schools.

4. Rajasthan Patrika(Jodhpur)
Education Secretary sees the conditions of school. Teacher's leaders put forth several demands.

5. Rajasthan Patrika(Kota)
Schools asked to upload information on RTE portal. Recognition of private schools in doldrums.

DECEMBER 16 (Child Right)

1. DNA / Daily News / Dainik Navjyoti / Hindustan Times
12 child labourers rescued from bangle manufacturing unit in Jaipur. One person arrested following a raid.

2. Dainik Bhaskar
Trained doctors to understand the plight of deaf and dumb children. Each district hospital will have one such trained doctor.

3. Hindustan Times
70 students of government primary school face an uncertain future as landlord asks school to vacate the building.

4. The Times of India
It is a Daughter's Day, everyday, as girls resisting all odds to scale new heights in every field.

5. The Times of India
Nutrition level among children has fallen over last 10 years in Rajasthan. All indicators leave a lot to be desired as per new survey.

6. Dainik Bhaskar(Bhilwara)
Minor girl breaks engagement. Panchayat imposes fine of Rs. 1.11 lakh on girl's father.

7. Dainik Navjyoti(Mehndipur Balaji)
Three persons accused of rape with minor girl nabbed after The narrates her ordeal to police

8. Rajasthan Patrika(Udaipur)
Hand pumps installed on Government Primary School land fully repaired for being used by schoolchildren.

Friday, 16 December 2016

DECEMBER 15 (Women's Right)

1. Hindustan Times
Young Muslim women use technology to make transformation in their lives. They are using novel ways to push social boundaries.

2. Dainik Bhaskar(Jodhpur)
With no staff at PHC during night, ANM conducts delivery of woman in her own house.

3. Rajasthan Patrika(Udaipur)
Rashtriya Samajik Suraksha Manch organizes workshop on women's empowerment.

4. Rajasthan Patrika(Udaipur)
Development process will get a direction with the participation of women, affirm experts at a workshop of Udaipur Women's Chamber of Commerce.

DECEMBER 15 (Sanitation)

1. Rajasthan Patrika(Kota)
Students given information on education and cleanliness during a campaign of Innerwheel Kota North Club.

DECEMBER 15 (Education)

1. Rajasthan Patrika(Kota)
Schools with less than 30 enrolments to get merged into bigger schools. 26 schools to be locked.

DECEMBER 15 (Child Right)

1. Daily News / Dainik Bhaskar / Dainik Navjyoti
Health Minister Kalicharan Saraf enquires about health of four-year-old rape victim girl in ICU of Jaykay Lon Hospital in Jaipur. Girl's condition improves.

2. Dainik Bhaskar / Hindustan Times
Supreme Court directs Centre to formulate a national action plan to save children from tobacco, drugs and alcohol consumption.

3. Dainik Bhaskar
Two cooperators in Sangola, Maharashtra, announce making FDs of Rs. 10,000 on birth of girls in their wards.

4. Hindustan Times
Minor girl set ablaze for resisting rape dies at Tata Main Hospital in Jamshedpur.

5. Daily News(Newai)
Lions Club distributes woolens among 210 needy students.

6. Daily News / Rajasthan Patrika(Khetri)
Gangrape with minor girl. Two accused arrested.

Thursday, 15 December 2016

DECEMBER 14 (Womens Right)

1. Dainik Bhaskar
Youth who raped an adolescent girl arrested by Sodala police in Jaipur. He had kept the girl a hostage in a house.

2. DNA(Kota)
Woman from Jaipur gangraped on pretext of job, one held. The other is still absconding

3. DNA(Sawai Madhopur)
23-year-old woman killed over dowry. Deceased was beaten up and thrown into a well.

DECEMBER 14 (Education)

1. DNA
Sex education in schools goes beyond just birds and bees. Brihan mumbai Municipal Corporation makes sex education compulsory from 8thstandard in its schools.

2. Hindustan Times
Students attending international adolescent summit in New Delhi say they want gurukuls and attentive teachers.

DECEMBER 14 (Child Right)

1. Dainik Bhaskar / Rajasthan Patrika
Film actress Priyanka Chopra becomes goodwill ambassador of UNICEF. She was attached with UNICEF earlier as well.

2. Dainik Bhaskar / Hindustan Times / Rajasthan Patrika
Child born out of rape is also entitled to compensation, rules Delhi High Court. Judgment came in a case involving a man who had raped his step-daughter

3. Dainik Navjyoti
Midday meal given to students in schools may be changed soon, as HRD Ministry is engaged in an exercise to improve quality of food.

4. DNA / Daily News / Dainik Navjyoti / Hindustan Times / The Times of India / Dainik Bhaskar / Rajasthan Patrika (Jhunjhunu)
Doctor, receptionist and agent arrested for conducting two separate foetus sex determination tests through a decoy operation.

5. Daily News / Dainik Bhaskar / Dainik Navjyoti / Rajasthan Patrika (Ajitgarh)
Drunk youth rapes four-year-old girl and throws her into trench. Girl referred to Jaipur in a serious condition.

6. Hindustan Times(Barmer)
No qualified workers for Anganwadi centres. More than 300 Anganwadi centres are locked in Barmer district.