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Dalit girl’s ragging: Karnataka Police arrest three

Dalit girl’s ragging: Karnataka Police arrest three

Kozhikode/Bengaluru, June 25 (IANS) The Karnataka Police has arrested three female nursing students for allegedly ragging and forcing their junior, Aswathi K.P., to drink a disinfectant, reducing her to a critical condition. Lakshmi, Athira and Krishnapriya were arrested late Friday ...

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Bihar panchayat bans jeans and mobiles for girls

A village panchayat in Bihar’s Gopalganj district has, in a diktat, banned girls from wearing jeans and using mobile phones as these increase the chance of the girls ‘going astray’. Confirming that such a diktat has been issued in Singha ...

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Girls Scholarships @ Persistent Foundation

Scholarship details Scholarship worth Rs. 40,000/- per year till completion of BE/B.Tech. Eligibility The candidate should have cleared 12th Standard or final year diploma with min 60% marks. In academic year 2014-15, the candidate should have taken the admission in ...

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Residential Schools for Tribal Girls

Delhi  December 1, 2014 Last Updated at 16:29 IST Tribal Affairs Ministry has sanctioned funds for 68 residential schools in the North East Region. Of these, 21 schools are exclusively for tribal girls. Besides, in-principle approval has been given for ...

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