Tuesday, 13 September 2016

September 13, 2016 Coverage

Education

1. Hindustan Times :
Government pushes for better educational infrastructure. Scheme will help improve research infrastructure, mentoring in IIMs, IITs, north-east and hills states.

2. Daily News :
Union Cabinet sanctions Rs. 22,660 crores for taking new initiatives in higher and technical education. A Higher Education Agency will also be established with the government's investment of Rs. 1,000 crores.

Child Rights

3. DNA
50-year-old man rapes minor, tries to kill self. Accused was lying in a scantily clad condition at his home, but he fled and was later nabbed from near the railway track.

4. Dainik Bhaskar
International sex racket busted. Kidnappers of minor child turn out to be human traffickers, who supplied girls brought from Bangladesh.

5. Dainik Navjyoti
Volunteers of a non-government organization explain about good touch and bad touch to children.

6. Rajasthan Patrika
Rajasthan occupies third position in crimes by juvenile delinquents, according to the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) report of 2015.

7. Rajasthan Patrika
Weight of school bags may cause diseases among children and leave them crippled, according to a survey of 3,000 children in 20 cities, in which 80 per cent of children were found ill.

Women's Reproductive Health

8. DNA :
73 per cent girls are not sensitised on menstruation, leading to compromising on the health of girls, finds a study conducted by Jaipur-based Institute of Development Studies.

9. Daily News / Rajasthan Patrika
Doctor and tout arrested while conducting foetal sex determination test. PCPNDT teams of Jaipur and Barmer take action at Veesnagar in Gujarat.

Women's Rights

10. Rajasthan Patrika
Jaipur Central Jail administration inculcating skills among 145 women prisoners to make their self-reliant by connecting with 15 voluntary organizations.



1. Hindustan Times
2. Daily News
3. DNA
4. Dainik Bhaskar
5. Dainik Navjyoti
6. Rajasthan Patrika
7. Rajasthan Patrika
8. DNA
9-1. Daily News
9-2. Rajasthan Patrika
10. Rajasthan Patrika