Monday, 9 January 2017

JANUARY 8 (Women's Right)

1. DNA / Hindustan Times / Dainik Bhaskar
Teenage girl gangraped and murdered in Sangli district of Maharashtra. Four persons detained and questioned.

2. Hindustan Times
Living with neglect, abuse and discrimination: Article discusses day-to-day difficulties faced by women with physical and mental disability.

3. The Times of India
Cops raped 16 tribals in Bastar in 2015, says National Human Rights Commission, as it awaits recorded statements of 20 more alleged victims of similar sexual violence.

4. Dainik Bhaskar(Udaipur)
Dowry harassment case registered against husband and in-laws, who demanded ambulances from bride's family.

JANUARY 8 (Education)

1. The Times of India
Schools promote social causes for admissions in cities. New methods being devised for admissions after interviews were banned under RTE Act.

JANUARY 8 (Child Right)

1. Daily News
Children given training in self-defense at Chahat Senior Secondary School by Divansh Lok Seva Sansthan.

2. Dainik Bhaskar
For stopping female foeticide, you need to become a human being first, say participants in a seminar organized by SMS Nursing Association and PC-PNDT Cell in Jaipur.

3. Hindustan Times
Sikh body to felicitate parents of 151 girls born last year and registered with Sikh Samaj. They will be honored at Kanya Lohri programme.

4. Rajasthan Patrika
Child plan can render continued assistance to children for a better education. Expenses on education have increased four-fold during the last seven years.

5. Rajasthan Patrika(Jodhpur)
Criminal case registered against a man accused of having unnatural physical relations with a boy, after the man refuses to pay the fine imposed by the police.