Saturday, 17 September 2016

September 16, 2016 Coverage

Education

1. Daily News :
Smart education starts in Pali. Project Utkarsh launched in 121 schools of the district.

2. Daily News :
Uniform distributed to 60 children of Anganwadi centres in Mandanmohan Ji Mandir area under Nahargarh police station in Jaipur

Child Rights

3. Hindustan Times :
BSF personnel posted in the border areas allowed to keep their families with them. “Bridge the Gap” article discusses challenges of working away from spouse and children.

4. Rajasthan Patrika / Dainik Navjyoti :
Teacher who raped a student and got her pregnancy aborted punished with life imprisonment in Bhilwara.

5. Rajasthan Patrika :
Two young and innocent sisters lose their way to home while playing. Police sends them to children's home, father reaches police station looking for them.

Women's Reproductive Rights

6. Rajasthan Patrika :
After her in-laws put pressure on her to go for abortion, woman reaches police and lodges complaint against husband and in-laws in Hindon. An illegal sex determination test had confirmed that the child in womb was a girl.

Women's Rights

7. Hindustan Times :
Women now outnumber men in rural job scheme workforce. MGNREGA had less than 20% women in the initial years