Indian Rights Activist Ends 16-Year Long Hunger Strike

Indian rights activist Irom Chanu Sharmila has ended her 16-year long hunger strike on August 9. A various international media has said that Sharmila who began her hunger strike to protest against a draconian security law- the Armed Forces Special Power Act has finally ended up her strike. The 44-year-old…

August 9, 2016  
Difficulty in Managing Prisoners and Detainees

Most of the prisons of the district are facing difficulties in managing prisoners and detainees due to the over capacity of the prison according to the respective prison administration of the districts. The district prison of Kaski has a capacity to accommodate only 60 prisoners however there are more than…

August 9, 2016  
Government’s Intention to Re Provide Relief

The Ministry cabinet on August 5 has decided to present 1 million each to the victims’ families of those who were killed during Madhes agitation. However most of the families and injured have already been distributed millions during KP Oli led government according to the Home Ministry. As per Home…

August 7, 2016  
Newly Appointed Prime Minister Assumes the Post

Newly appointed Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has assumed his post as a prime mister after administering oath by President Bidhya Devi Bhandari on August 4.   In the oath taking ceremony, vice- president Nanda Bahadur Pun, acting Prime Minister K.P Sharma OLI, Chief Justice Shusila Karki, CA spokesperson Onsari…

August 6, 2016  
Dr KC sits for indefinite-Hunger Strike for the eighth time demanding a reform in Medical Education

Professor Dr Givinda KC of Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital (TUTH) has started an indefinite hunger strike for the eighth time from July 10 demanding a reform in medical sector. He announced a hunger strike from Ganesh Man ENT within TUTH premises building stating that government failed to abide by the…

July 11, 2016  
Sushila Karki’s Name Endorsed as chief Justice

A meeting of Parliamentary Hearing Special Committee has endorsed Chief Justice nominee Sushila Karki for the post. The post was vacant for sometime. Before her name was endorsed, Karki furnished reply against queries from CA members in a meeting held in Singhadarbar on July 10. Along with the endorsement, the…

July 11, 2016  
Chief justice and Chief Election Commissioner Assumes Office

Chief justice Sushila Karki and Election Commissioner DrAyodhi Prasad Yadav have assumed their offices after President Bidhya Devi Bhandari administered oath to CJ Karki and Karki administered oath to election commissioner Yadav in one program organised in presidential building on July 11. Chief justice Karki was appointed by the President…

July 11, 2016  
Dr Yadav’s Name Passed Unanimously for Chief Election Commissioner

The special parliamentarian hearing committee has unanimously passed the name of Dr. Ayodhi Prasad Sharma for the post of election commissioner. The committee's meeting held on July 8 has recommended his name for the post. Along with the recommendation, the way to appoint chief election commissioner has been paved. There…

July 8, 2016  
Inequality Remains among Nepali Children: UNICEF Report

The report recently published by UNICEF shows that Nepalese children are still living in inequality. It was published in report 'the state of world children'. The report states that Nepal has improved in human development index however there are still inequality between rich and poor and also among those living…

July 5, 2016  
Bill on Rights of People with Disability presented in Parliament

A bill on rights of people with disability made for the rights protection and promotion of disabled people has been presented in parliament on July 4.   The bill was presented by deputy prime minister and women, children and social welfare minister C.P Mainali at the meeting of legislature parliament…

July 5, 2016