Case Registered  against Suspended CIAA Chief at Supreme Court

The case against suspended CIAA chief Lok Man Singh Karki was lodged at Supreme Court on November 3. Advocate Om Prakash Aryal has registered the case against Karki including other three for the legal treatment. The other included Law secretary and chairperson of Agriculture Development Bank Pramod Karki and SI…

November 3, 2016  
Present Report at United Nation’s Committee on Time: Commission

The National Human Rights Commission expresses its serious concern over the government's delay on presenting essential reports on periodic basis at United Nation Human Rights Committee. The press released by the commission on November 3 stated that Nepal government still need to present 17th and 22rd report against caste discrimination…

November 3, 2016  
UNSECO says, One Journalist is Killed in every 4.5 days

The UNSECO has released a report on November 2 saying that in every 4.5 days journalists are being killed worldwide. The report says that during the last decade, at least 827 journalists have been killed while they were doing their job. The data shows that most of the killings are…

November 3, 2016  
Approval of Padam Baidik’s name as a member in Justice Council

Padam Baidik’s name was approved as a member of justice council on a meeting held by a special parliamentary hearing committee on November 3. Baidek’s name was approved after the hearing as per ministry cabinet’s recommendation said committee’s member Bhanubhakta Dhakal. The justice council is fulfilled after his appointment. Prior…

November 3, 2016  
Journo’s code of conduct prioritizes women, children and senior citizens

 The latest issuance of journalist's code of conduct-2073 has given a priority on a issues of women children and  a senior citizens. Some areas which could not be covered by Journalist code of conduct- 2060 was included in new code of conduct- 2073. According to the point-14 of new code…

November 2, 2016  
Journalists arrested while collecting news

Police have arrested Mohan Bastola, executive editor of Pahilo News. Com, from Maitighar area and sub-editor Lok Raj Jaisi of Khabar Dabali from airport area on November 2. They were on the way to collect news regarding the visit of Indian President Pranab Mukherjee. Journo Bastola was released later after…

November 2, 2016  
FORUM Asia Shows Its concern over Bangaladesh Foreign Donation Regulation Bill

The Asian Forum For Human Rights and Development (FORUM-ASIA)  has expressed its concern over the enactment of Foreign Donation Regulation Bill (FDRB) by Bangaladesh aiming  to impose restriction on the activities and ability of foreign funded NGOs to access resources. While releasing a press note on October 27, the FORUM-Asia…

October 27, 2016  
Domestic Violence victim woman receiving treatment with the initiation of INSEC

In an initiation of Informal Sector Service Center (INSEC), a 26-year-old Urmila Urao of Chiyabagan VDC-5 is receiving treatment at Kritipur Hospital in Kathmandu. She is a domestic violence victim. Based on an application received from the victim’s family at INSEC mid-regional office on October 21, the initiation for the…

October 22, 2016  
Demanded to End Lok Man Culture: INSEC

  Informal Sector Service Center (INSEC) has welcomed the impeachment proposal registered against CIAA chief Lok Man Singh Karki in parliament and further demanded to end such culture completely. INSEC chirperson Subodh Raj Pyakurel while releasing a press statement on October 21 has welcomed the impeachment proposal and demanded to…

October 21, 2016  
Basnet Appointed as CIAA Acting Chief

The meeting held by CIAA on October 20 has decided to appoint Deep Basnyat as an acting chief of CIAA. He was appointed as an acting chief after the proposal of impeachment has been registered against Lok Man Singh Karki in Legislative Parliament. Khagendra Prasad Rijal, sub-spokesperson of the commission …

October 20, 2016