Friday, 23 September 2016

September 22, 2016 coverage

Women's Rights

1. Daily News
Women are still insecure, as youths unsuccessful in one-sided love kill the girls.

2. Dainik Bhaskar (City Bhaskar)
Bol Ri Kathputli dance drama organised in Jaipur highlights soical issues.

3. Dainik Bhaskar
Protesting ASHA workers arrested, released on bail after a compromise. ASHA workers, who complained to Director in the morning, were assured of joining in 24 hours in the evening.

4. Dainik Bhaskar
Mission Poorna Shakti establishes new dimensions of women's empowerment. 5.30 lakh women became socially and economically strong in Rajasthan during the last five years.

5. Dainik Bhaskar
Delhi most unsafe city for working women, Sikkim is the best, says a survey conducted by an American research institution.

Women's reproductive rights

6. Rajasthan Patrika
Rajasthan had 17 lakh pregnant women in 2015, but a whopping number of 26.40 sonography tests were conducted in Rajasthan. This was revealed in a study report released by a social organization and the study was done by social activist Rajan Chaudhary.

Child health

7. The Times of India
Five-year-old child dies of milk overfeeding, says report. Post-mortem reprot of the girl child revealed the information.

Child rights

8. Dainik Navjyoti / Rajasthan Patrika
31 child labourers rescued from five factories in Jaipur. Five factory owners arrested, as children were forcibly thrown into labour six months ago.

9. Dainik Navjyoti
Rajasthan Social Justice and Empowerment Minister Arun Chaturvedi calls upon all sections of society to become sensitive to children's rights. The occasion was the start of a certificate course on children's protection.

10. Rajasthan Patrika
Citizens give a call for Beti Bachao (save the girl child) by posing as marionettes in Jaipur during a Bol Ri Kathputli programme.