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23% girls dropout due to lack of toilets in school, claim DRDO studies

DRDO’s Bio-toilets acclaimed by delegates of SAARC nations Udaipur : Women are the worst sufferers due to lack of sanitation facility in India. According to studies 30% marginalized women are physically and sexually assaulted to access public toilet while 70% of teenage girls in Delhi slums experience humiliation every day. Due to shortage of toilet facility, 23% of adolescent girls drop ... Read More »

Jashodaben’s autograph on 2000 Rupees note draws flak

Udaipur : Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s wife Jashodaben’s gesture of love shown to students of a private school here in Udaipur has drawn flak from the common. Jashodaben who visited Udaipur to attend a golden jubilee program on Wednesday had marked her autograph on a 2000 rupee note where she happened to sign herself as ‘Jashodaben Narendra Kumar Modi’. At a ... Read More »

Dungapur, a stopover point for wintering birds

‘Competitions, birding during Bird Fair starting tomorrow’ Udaipur : A hospitable environment, full waterbodies, lesser levels of pollution, non human interference- all these conditions combine perfectly here in making Dungarpur and its surrounding areas a major stopover point for wintering birds. As the district administration and forest department are set to hold the third Bird Fair this year, there is a ... Read More »

Employment opportunities in food processing sector in Raj

‘AGRI & FOOD PROCESSOR’S CONCLAVE’ Udaipur : A one day Conference on “Agri & Food Processor’s Conclave: Finance – Technology – Market” was organized on Tuesday by The Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industries of India (ASSOCHAM) in collaboration with Ministry of Food & Processing Industries (MOFPI), Maharana Pratap University of Agriculture and Technology and Udaipur Chamber of Commerce and Industry ... Read More »

A unique initiative to save cows from eating plastics in Dungarpur

Udaipur : In an effort to save the starving cows from eating plastics on roads, the civil society and Dungarpur Municipal Corporation have embarked on an initiative of door-to-door food collection for the cows. Volunteers are appealing to the common to donate a roti daily on the name of cow so that the collected food may reach hundreds of hungry cows ... Read More »

Man hangs himself after shooting nephew in Udaipur

Udaipur : In a shocking incident, a 45-year old man hanged himself with his headgear after shooting his nephew in Sallada village under Sarada police station in the district on Saturday afternoon. Fateh Singh was found hanging from the ceiling of his house while his nephew Shaitan Singh is admitted in a critical condition after being referred to Udaipur hospital. Fateh ... Read More »

Long billed vulture seen in Udaipur village

Udaipur : A Long billed vulture was found dead in one of the fields at Menar village some 40 kilometers away from Udaipur city. It has been a long time since vulture has been sighted here as their numbers have been largely reducing across South Asia. Jagdish Eklingdasot, a Pakshi Mitra spotted the bird and informed the forest department. There were ... Read More »