Need to Cover New Issues of Human Rights: Chairperson Dr. Aryal

Dr. Kundan Aryal, Chairperson of INSEC, stated that the field of human rights is getting broader. Addressing the gathering of INSEC district representatives in Kathmandu on February 20, Chairperson Aryal said that with the increase in the area of human rights, the area of human rights violations and abuses has…

February 21, 2024  
Over 25 Cases of Human Rights Violations and Abuses Reported Daily

The Informal Sector Service Center (INSEC) has reported statistics that every day more than 25 people are victims of human rights violations and abuses in Nepal. According to the Nepal Human Rights Yearbook 2024 published by INSEC on February 19 more than 25 people are victims of  human rights violations…

February 20, 2024  
Initiation of National Workshop For Human Rights Defenders

The national workshop of the National Human Rights Defenders started in Kathmandu on February 20. The program was organized by INSEC, the National Human Rights Commission, and Dan Church Aid Nepal. The Chairperson of the National Human Rights Commission, Tap Bahadur Magar, started the program by lighting the lamp. During…

February 20, 2024  
Constitution has ensured Civil and political rights: Former President Bhandari

Informal Sector Service center INSEC released its annual publication Nepal human rights yearbook 2024 amid a program at Kathmandu on Feb 19, 2024. The book was unveiled by former president Bidhya Devi Bhandari. During the program Former President Bidya Devi Bhandari in her speech said that the Constitution of Nepal…

February 19, 2024  
Human Rights Violation Index Records Highest Violations in Bagmati Province

The Human Rights Violation Index of 2023, published by INSEC, reveals that Bagmati Province has the highest number of violations. This information is part of the Nepal Human Rights Yearbook 2024 released by INSEC on February 19. The published result indicates Bagmati as first regarding the number of violations, Madhesh…

February 19, 2024  
Accused of Human Trafficking Arrested

Police arrested Lalmaya Tamang also known as Asha Lama, 36, of  Chhathar Jorpati Rural Municipality-1, Dhankuta, operator of Timure Cafe of Jadibuti, Kathmandu Metropolitan City-12 on January 2024 for charges of trafficking and transporting 16 and 17-year-old girls. A verbal complaint was filed at the Human Trafficking Investigation Bureau of…

January 24, 2024  
Accused of Assault Arrested

Police arrested 24-year-old Bhimsen Bhatta of Bhimsenthapa Rural Municipality-2, Gorkha currently residing in Tarakeshwar Municipality-4, Kathmandu on  January 22, 2024, for the charge of abusing a 22-year-old girl through social media. The aggrieved party filed a complaint at the Cyber Bureau of the Police Headquarters, Bhotahiti, alleging that the accused…

January 23, 2024  
Student Unions Vandalized Principal’s Office Over Fielding Non-University Players in Tournament

The students affiliated with various student unions vandalized the principal’s office in Tribhuvan University on January 4. This incident took place by allegation of sending fake athletes in the selection of the players from Bagmati Province for Prime Minister’s Cup Men’s National Cricket Tournament 2024. The students belonging to ANNFSU…

January 4, 2024  
Protestors Arrested for Half-Naked Demonstration Released After Four Hours

Three individuals, arrested on January 1 for demonstrating half-naked in front of the office of the Prime Minister and Council of Ministers at Singhdarbar with slogans such as "Stop Killing," "Save Nation," "No MCC," "No Ncell," etc., were released by the police after four hours. Among those arrested by the…

January 1, 2024  
Police Arrested Four for Kidnapping and Extortion

The police arrested four individuals who had kidnapped a 38-year-old man from Chabahil, Kageshwari Manohara Municipality-1, Gagalfedi, and extorted NPR 13,50,000 on December 31. The incident occurred on December 26. Among those arrested by the police are 42-year-old Tejman Tamang, originally from Sindhupalchok and currently residing in Gokarneshwar Municipality-4, Makalbari;…

December 31, 2023