Tuesday, 17 January 2017

JANUARY 16 (Women's Right)

1. DNA
Serial rapist in Delhi who lured minor girls in police net. He targeted about 20 minor girls in Delhi, Utttarakhand and Uttar Pradesh.

2. Dainik Bhaskar
70 woman tortured after being branded as witches in Jharkhand form an association and fight for their rights.

3. Dainik Bhaskar
Woman IPS officer, who has formed a group with 16 constables at Bassi near Jaipur, performs street plays to generate awareness among women about their rights.

4. The Times of India
Sexual harassment committees still not formed by many organizations in Rajasthan. Women have no forum to complain about sexual harassment at work place.

5. Daily News / Rajasthan Patrika (Jhunjhunu)
Four youths arrested on charges of kidnapping and raping a married Dalit woman.

6. Dainik Bhaskar (Udaipur)
30-year-old married woman wages a struggle against Sarpanch who had allegedly raped her. Sarpanch harassing her family by disconnecting its power and water connections.

7. Dainik Bhaskar (Jodhpur)
Woman lawyer emerges as master trainer for arbitration in matrimonial disputes. She has succeeded in saving 150 families from separation.

8. Dainik Bhaskar (Jodhpur)
Promote girls' education and remove social ills, call made at Ayurveda camp organized by Dalmia Seva Trust.

JANUARY 16 (Child Right)

1. DNA
Cases need to be handled from the perspective of juvelines too, say activists and civil society representatives at a state-level consultation organized by RIHR and UNICEF.

2. Daily News
Along with growth, girls are studying more, finds the National Family Health Survey-4 for Rajasthan. Birth registration also showed a 65 per cent increase.

3. Dainik Navjyoti
84 per cent of small children in Rajasthan are deprived of Aadhaar enrolment. Preparations being made for enrolling children going to Anganwadi centres.

4. Hindustan Times
Sex ratio at birth improves in three districts of Rajasthan, as per the figures released by the National Family Health Survey.

5. Rajasthan Patrika
Budget for women and children utilized for other works in Rajasthan, reveals audit report. Notice issued to Child Development Project Officers with the direction to submit their reply within three days.

6. Dainik Bhaskar (Udaipur)
Rajasthan State Commission for Protection of Child Rights chairperson meets pregnant rape victim and asks her family members about sending her to a child shelter home.