Wednesday, 28 September 2016

September 27, 2016 Coverage

Women's rights

1. Rajasthan Patrika
Gender budgeting will lead to socio-economic empowerment of women, says Women and Child Development Secretary Kuldeep Ranka at a workshop in Jaipur.

2. The Times of India
Three times more women are separated, widowed and divorced than men, says a study.

Child rights

3. The Times of India
Two girls branded with hot iron rods on the pretext of curing diseases in Bhilwara district.

4. The Times of India
Man kills 8-year-old stepson in Chittorgarh as he was irked with the child's presence at home.

5. The Times of India
Seven children escape from juvenile care home after tying up guard in Jodhpur. In a first, police file criminal cases against them.

6. The Times of India
Kiwi artists make a dumb wall in Udaipur come alive. The event involved local children.

7. Hindustan Times
The malaise of hunger and malnutrition: Grand slogans of development will continue to ring hollow.

8. DNA
Rajasthan government to build Anganwadi schools with the help of UNICEF. They will be run under the ICDS programme.

9. DNA
Deaf and dumb week ends on a high note with a cultural extravaganza in Jaipur.

10. Dainik Bhaskar
Rape with five-year-old girl after her abduction / Four criminals rape a school girl / An 11-year-old girl kidnapped.