Monday, 19 September 2016

September 19, 2016 Coverage

Education

1. Hindustan Times :
School principal in Sriganganar district stemps student dropout with uniform donation. Students who are passing out are asked to donate uniforms  to poor juniors.

2. The Times of India :
Centre to fund Rajasthan Anganwadis. 60,000 Anganwadi centres in the State are getting the classroom settings.

3. The Times of India :
Full length mirrors to be installed in government schools to promote cleanliness.

4. Dainik Bhaskar :
With decrease in the weight of school bags, smile is set to return to the faces of kids. According to a new circular of CBSE, students can spend their entire day wearing the sports uniform.

Child Rights

5. The Times of India :
Huge disparity between male and female infant mortality rate in Rajasthan. Mortality rate for females is 49 per 1,000 live births.

6. The Times of India :
When dad is always mad, and mom too. With work-life stress on the rise, parents are increasingly venting their rage on their children.

7. DNA :
How Rajasthan's cradle scheme saved lives of 14 girls in a year. Crades have been placed in 65 hospitals across the state.

8. Dainik Navjyoti :
Issue of lesser number of child labourers being released under the 'Muskaan-2' operation. Order was issued a day before the campaign was launched and coordination between different departments was disturbed.

Women's Reproductive Health

9. DNA :
SHG produces State's first low cost sanitary napkin for rural women. Initiative taken by SHG group in Nagaur district.

10. DNA :
23-year-old girl files FIR against stalker for repeated rape. Accused raped her and threatened to make her video viral.

Health

11. Dainik Bhaskar :
3,500 patiens in a day in Jaipuria Hospital. OPD timings extended, but medical investigations not carried out. Capial in the grip of dengue and chikungunya.