Thursday, 27 October 2016

October 26 (Women's Right)


1. Hindustan Times
Create awareness that triple Talaq is invalid, says an article discussing the plea for ban on triple Talaq pending before Supreme Court.


2. Dainik Bhaskar(Udaipur)
90 per cent of women and girls face molestation and sexual assault during their lives, says a study of Care India.


3. The Times of India(Chandigarh)
Seven months after marriage to rapist, 19-year-old girl hangs herself.

4. The Times of India(New Delhi)
Triple Talaq is unconstitutional and must come to an end, says Union Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu.

5. The Times of India(New Delhi)
Push for equality: Prime Minister Narendra Modi slams triple Talaq but majority appeasement too is a problem.

October 26 (Health & Education)



1. DNA
UNICEF vaccine drives to target dropout rate. Workshop organized to spread awareness about routine immunization.


2. Dainik Bhaskar(Tidi)
Minor girl falls ill after having food and dies. She was taken to CHC on complaint of stomach pain.

3. Dainik Bhaskar(Nathdwara)
Electricity wires get stuck on roof of school bus, current flows, but the lives of 50 children are saved.



1. Hindustan Times
Union HRD Ministry must not delay introducing learning outcomes in the RTE rules, says an editorial.

2. Rajasthan Patrika
Scholarship released for students belonging to minority communities.


3. Daily News / Dainik Navjyoti / Rajasthan Patrika(Kotputli)
Rs.10.28 crores to be spent on development of schools in rural areas of Jaipur district.

4. Dainik Bhaskar(Haunmargarh)
Students willingly pay Rs.900 as development fee in school, as it becomes hi-tech.

5. Dainik Bhaskar(Jodhpur)
Demand letter prepared in the meeting of physical training instructors. Warns of agitation if government does not accept demands.

6. Dainik Bhaskar(Udaipur)
4,000 schools have not received budget for midday meals for five months. District Education Officer does not know where files are.


7. Rajasthan Patrika(New Delhi)
Rajasthan Education Minister Vasudeo Devnani suggests establishment of Education Commission of India on the lines of Election Commission.

October 26 (Child Rights)


1. DNA
Minor rape: Mother, uncle sent to judicial custody for 15 days. Victim was raped in a car by her maternal uncle.

2. Hindustan Times
Child marriage accounts for a third of school drop-outs, says a UNFPA study.

3. Rajasthan Patrika
Immunisation has improved and the need now is to reach out to the rural areas, say experts at a workshop of UNICEF.


4. DNA(Dausa)
Abhiyan Yatra of Sajha Abhiyan launched to curb evil custom of child marriage. Drive initiated by Rajasthan government, UNICEF and UNFPA.

5. Hindustan Times(Bhilwara)
Curse of traditional cure singes childhood. Hot iron or burning cotton is put on children for treatment.

6. Dainik Bhaskar(Udaipur)
Student Rudransh has not gone to school for eight after being beaten up, has fear of even talking to others.

7. Rajasthan Patrika(Kota)
Two brothers sentenced to imprisonment for five years each in a case of kidnapping of a girl.

8. Rajasthan Patrika(Bhilwara)
Rapists awarded sentence of 20 years' imprisonment each in a case of gangrape of an adolescent girl.