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January 2022

Japan provides aid to Nepal to strengthen vaccine cold chain system https://kathmandupost.com/health/2022/01/31/japan-provides-aid-to-nepal-to-strengthen-vaccine-cold-chain-system

Over 3.2 million take COVID-19 shots in Lumbini province (31 Jan 2022) https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/over-32-million-take-covid-19-shots-in-lumbini-province

Over 3.8 million doses of AstraZeneca vaccine are in stock. 2.1 million doses to arrive soon https://kathmandupost.com/health/2022/01/30/over-3-8-million-doses-of-astrazeneca-vaccine-are-in-stock-2-1-million-doses-to-arrive-soon

AstraZeneca to be administered as second dose and booster https://kathmandupost.com/health/2022/01/29/astrazeneca-to-be-administered-as-second-dose-and-booster

Vaccination drive snags in Lumbini due to shortage of syringes, vaccines https://kathmandupost.com/province-no-5/2022/01/26/vaccination-drive-snags-in-lumbini-due-to-shortage-of-syringes-vaccines

Nepal’s Vero Cell stock not enough for second doses and boosters https://kathmandupost.com/health/2022/01/26/nepal-s-vero-cell-stock-not-enough-for-second-doses-and-boosters

1.3 million doses of Covid-19 vaccines donated by France, Italy arrive in Nepal today (26 Jan 2022) https://thehimalayantimes.com/kathmandu/13-million-doses-of-covid-19-vaccines-donated-by-france-italy-arrive-in-nepal-today

World Bank-financed Moderna vaccines arrive in Nepal to protect children and youth from COVID 19 (25 Jan 2022) https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/world-bank-financed-moderna-vaccines-arrive-in-nepal-to-protect-children-and-youth-from-covid-19

‘People of Lumbini to be vaccinated by March 14’ (25 Jan 2022) https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/people-of-lumbini-to-be-vaccinated-by-march-14

Over 1.6 million Moderna doses have arrived on Monday https://kathmandupost.com/health/2022/01/24/over-1-6-million-moderna-doses-have-arrived-on-monday

Four million Moderna doses arriving on Monday and Tuesday https://kathmandupost.com/health/2022/01/23/four-million-moderna-doses-arriving-on-monday-and-tuesday

50 per cent Madhes Pradesh population fully vaccinated against coronavirus https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/50-per-cent-madhes-pradesh-population-fully-vaccinated-against-coronavirus

Vaccine cards are a must for boosters, but many have already lost theirs https://kathmandupost.com/health/2022/01/20/vaccine-cards-are-a-must-for-boosters-but-many-have-already-lost-theirs

Nepal not to accept vaccines with short shelf life (20 Jan 2022) https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/nepal-not-to-accept-vaccines-with-short-shelf-life

Up to 1.5 million vaccine doses missing, claims health secretary (19 Jan 2022) https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/up-to-15-million-vaccine-doses-missing-claims-health-secretary

People were called for boosters. And they were returned without one https://kathmandupost.com/health/2022/01/17/people-were-called-for-boosters-and-they-were-returned-without-one

Nepal starts giving COVID-19 vaccine booster shots (17 Jan 2022) https://thehimalayantimes.com/kathmandu/nepal-starts-giving-covid-19-vaccine-booster-shots

Booster shots to be provided to frontline workers starting Sunday https://kathmandupost.com/health/2022/01/15/booster-shots-to-be-provided-to-frontline-workers-starting-sunday

Authorities fail to boost vaccination rate even as coronavirus cases surge https://kathmandupost.com/health/2022/01/12/authorities-fail-to-boost-vaccination-rate-even-as-coronavirus-cases-surge

Nepal receives 1,184,000 doses of Vero Cell vaccine bought through COVAX https://kathmandupost.com/health/2022/01/12/nepal-receives-1-184-000-doses-of-vero-cell-vaccine-bought-through-covax

Vaccination card mandatory to use public amenities from January 21 https://kathmandupost.com/health/2022/01/10/vaccination-card-mandatory-to-use-public-amenities-from-january-21

Third dose of COVID vaccine for vulnerable postponed (5 Jan 2022) https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/third-dose-of-covid-vaccine-for-vulnerable-postponed

लुम्बिनी प्रदेशमा ३३ लाखभन्दा बढीले लगाए कोरोना खोप https://gorkhapatraonline.com/health/2022-01-31-56581

धनगढीमा घरमै कोरोनाविरुद्धको खोप https://gorkhapatraonline.com/health/2022-01-29-56446

पछिल्लो २४ घण्टामा साढे पाँच लाख बढीले लगाए कोरोनाविरुद्धको खोप https://gorkhapatraonline.com/health/2022-01-27-56318

कोरोनाविरुद्धको खोप लगाउन घरदैलोमै स्वास्थ्यकर्मी https://gorkhapatraonline.com/health/2022-01-27-56316

उपल्लो डोल्पाका सर्वसाधारणले कोरोनाविरुद्धको खोप नपाउने https://gorkhapatraonline.com/province/2022-01-21-55751

January Highlights:

  • Vaccine distribution not equal throughout the country
  • The number of vaccinated people increasing throughout the country
  • Vaccine import is continuing in Nepal
  • Booster dose administration began in Nepal
  • Over a million vaccine doses missing in Nepal
  • Nepal’s verocell stock not enough for booster dose for all
  • Improper management causing problems for vaccine distribution in many places

 

February 2022

Nepal asks Int’l community to make vaccines accessible to all (27 Feb 2022) https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/nepal-asks-intl-community-to-make-vaccines-accessible-to-all

Government signs non-disclosure deal to buy 8.4 million Pfizer doses for 5-11 year olds (26 Feb 2022) https://kathmandupost.com/health/2022/02/27/health-ministry-signs-non-disclosure-agreement-to-purchase-pfizer-biontech-vaccine-for-children-between-five-and-11-years

Covid booster uptake remains low (24 Feb 2022) https://kathmandupost.com/health/2022/02/24/covid-booster-uptake-remains-low

COVAX to provide Nepal 9.2 million doses of Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine  (22 Feb 2022) https://kathmandupost.com/health/2022/02/23/nepal-to-receive-9-2-million-doses-of-pfizer-biontech-vaccine-from-covax

Lalitpur metropolis administering Covid-19 vaccine booster dose from today (21 Feb 2022) https://thehimalayantimes.com/kathmandu/lalitpur-metropolis-administering-covid-19-vaccine-booster-dose-from-today

Phase III trials of Chinese mRNA Covid vaccine in Nepal cancelled (21 Feb 2022) https://kathmandupost.com/health/2022/02/21/phase-iii-trials-of-chinese-mrna-covid-vaccine-in-nepal-cancelled

Short AstraZeneca shelf life complicates Covid vaccine rollout to world’s poorest (16 Feb 2022) https://kathmandupost.com/world/2022/02/16/short-astrazeneca-shelf-life-complicates-covid-vaccine-rollout-to-world-s-poorest

Ministry says it rejected millions of COVAX-offered Covid shots with short shelf life (16 Feb 2022) https://kathmandupost.com/health/2022/02/16/ministry-says-it-rejected-millions-of-covax-offered-covid-shots-with-short-shelf-life

Vaccine mishandling led to wastage of over 50,000 doses: Report (16 Feb 2022) https://kathmandupost.com/health/2022/02/16/vaccine-mishandling-led-to-wastage-of-over-50-000-doses-report

Musahar people lag behind in vaccination (14 Feb 2022) https://kathmandupost.com/province-no-2/2022/02/14/musahar-people-lag-behind-in-vaccination

Over 69,000 vaccinated against COVID-19 in Jumla (13 Feb 2022) https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/over-69000-vaccinated-against-covid-19-in-jumla

People reluctant to visit vaccination centres in Rukum Purba (7 Feb 2022) https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/people-reluctant-to-visit-vaccination-centres-in-rukum-purba

Vaccination drive halted in some districts since November (6 Feb 2022) https://kathmandupost.com/health/2022/02/06/vaccination-drive-halted-in-some-districts-since-november

Over 1.6 million vaccinated against COVID-19 in Sudurpaschim (4 Feb 2022) https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/over-16-million-vaccinated-against-covid-19-in-sudurpaschim

Half of Nepal’s population is fully vaccinated (3 Feb 2022) https://kathmandupost.com/health/2022/02/03/half-of-nepal-s-population-is-fully-vaccinated

कोरोनाविरुद्धको पूर्ण खोपयुक्त पालिका बनाउने अभियानमा चाँगुनारायण https://gorkhapatraonline.com/open/2022-02-22-58352

२४ घण्टामा आठ लाख ७३ हजार भन्दा बढीले लगाए कोरोना भाइरस विरुद्धको खोप https://gorkhapatraonline.com/health/2022-02-21-58334

बागमती प्रदेशमा ९६ प्रतिशतले कोरोना सङ्क्रमणविरुद्ध खोप लगाए https://gorkhapatraonline.com/health/2022-02-21-58287

हुम्लामा ७१ प्रतिशतभन्दा बढीले लगाए कोरोनाविरुद्धको खोप https://gorkhapatraonline.com/health/2022-02-13-57602

सरकारले १८ वर्ष माथिका सबैलाई कोरोना विरुद्धको खोप दिने https://gorkhapatraonline.com/health/2022-02-10-57435

सरकारी सेवा सुविधा विरलै पुग्ने बस्तीका सबैले लगाए कोरोनाविरुद्धको खोप https://gorkhapatraonline.com/national/2022-02-09-57316

दैलेखमा एक लाख २० हजारले लगाए कोरोनाविरुद्धको खोप https://gorkhapatraonline.com/health/2022-02-05-56997

February Highlights:

  • Vaccine booster dose administration continued in various parts of the country but booster uptake still low
  • Vaccine mishandling led to wastage of a big stock of vaccines
  • Musahar people left behind in vaccination
  • People reluctant to visit vaccination centers in Rukum purba
  • The number of vaccinated people consistently increasing throughout the country
  • The short shell life of Astrazeneca creating problems
  • Vaccine wastage and improper management of distribution becoming a problem

 

March 2022

Nepal receives over 556,640 doses of Sinovac-CoronaVac Covid-19 vaccine (29 March 2022) https://kathmandupost.com/health/2022/03/29/nepal-receives-over-556-640-doses-of-sinovac-coronavac-covid-19-vaccine

As uptake of Covid-19 vaccines drops, Pfizer doses to be supplied on demand (27 March 2022) https://kathmandupost.com/health/2022/03/27/as-uptake-of-covid-19-vaccines-drops-pfizer-doses-to-be-supplied-on-demand

As Nepal’s own Covid vaccination deadline nears, several local units have stopped providing jabs (25 March 2022) https://kathmandupost.com/health/2022/03/25/as-nepal-s-own-covid-vaccination-deadline-nears-several-local-units-have-stopped-providing-jabs

Rich countries getting new COVID vaccine before poorer ones (24 March 2022) https://thehimalayantimes.com/world/rich-countries-getting-new-covid-vaccine-before-poorer-ones

5-11-year-olds likely to get jabs from COVAX (23 March 2022) https://kathmandupost.com/health/2022/03/23/5-11-year-olds-likely-to-get-jabs-from-covax

Unequal vaccine distribution (23 March 2022) https://kathmandupost.com/columns/2022/03/23/unequal-vaccine-distribution

93 percent of target group vaccinated against COVID-19 (20 March 2022) https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/93-percent-of-target-group-vaccinated-against-covid-19 

Another COVID wave looms, govt dithering on jabs (19 March 2022) https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/another-covid-wave-looms-govt-dithering-on-jabs

Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine greatly reduces risk of Omicron infection among children: CDC (12 March 2022) https://myrepublica.nagariknetwork.com/news/pfizer-biontech-covid-19-vaccine-greatly-reduces-risk-of-omicron-infection-among-children-cdc/

Government asks all 753 local units to speed up Covid vaccination (11 March 2022) https://kathmandupost.com/health/2022/03/11/government-asks-all-753-local-units-to-speed-up-covid-vaccination

Nepal’s booster shot pace dismal, despite drive starting weeks before WHO advisory (10 March 2022) https://kathmandupost.com/health/2022/03/10/nepal-s-booster-shot-pace-dismal-despite-drive-starting-weeks-before-who-advisory

Death toll surpasses 6 million for pandemic now in 3rd year (8 march 2022) https://myrepublica.nagariknetwork.com/news/death-toll-surpasses-6-million-for-pandemic-now-in-3rd-year/

Death toll nears 6 million as pandemic enters its 3rd year (7 March 2022) https://thehimalayantimes.com/covid-19/death-toll-nears-6-million-as-pandemic-enters-its-3rd-year

Covid-19 vaccination to all unlikely before local elections (7 March 2022) https://kathmandupost.com/health/2022/03/07/covid-19-vaccination-to-all-unlikely-before-local-elections

COVAX to supply 1.5 million doses of Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine on March 25 (7 March 2022) https://kathmandupost.com/health/2022/03/07/covax-to-supply-1-5-million-doses-of-pfizer-biontech-vaccine-on-march-25

Nepal buying jabs for kids despite sub-par results (4 March 2022) https://kathmandupost.com/health/2022/03/04/nepal-buying-jabs-for-kids-despite-sub-par-results

‘All citizens should be vaccinated against COVID -19 by local level elections’ (3 March 2022) https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/all-citizens-should-be-vaccinated-against-covid-19-by-local-level-elections

Nepal ranked fourth in South-East Asia in vaccination drive (2 March 2022) https://myrepublica.nagariknetwork.com/news/nepal-ranked-fourth-in-south-east-asia-in-vaccination-drive/

All citizens should be vaccinated against COVID-19 before elections: National Assembly Chair Timilisina (2 March 2022) https://myrepublica.nagariknetwork.com/news/all-citizens-should-be-vaccinated-against-covid-19-before-elections-national-assembly-chair-timilisina/

घट्न थाले खोप लगाउने (27 March 2022) https://beta.gorkhapatraonline.com/health/2022-03-27-60778

९३.१ प्रतिशतले लगाए कोराना भाइरसविरुद्धको खोप (24 March 2022) https://beta.gorkhapatraonline.com/health/2022-03-24-60599

खोप लगाउने धेरै भएकाले कोभिड भइहाले निको हुने सम्भावना बढी (20 March 2022) https://beta.gorkhapatraonline.com/health/2022-03-20-60287

नेपालमा तीन करोड ९२ लाख मात्र खोप लगाइयो (19 March 2022) https://beta.gorkhapatraonline.com/health/2022-03-19-60218

कोरोनाविरुद्धको खोप सहजै उपलब्ध (11 March 2022) https://beta.gorkhapatraonline.com/province/2022-03-11-59632

८८ लाख कोरोनाविरुद्धको खोप अझै आवश्यक (1 March 2022) https://beta.gorkhapatraonline.com/health/2022-03-01-58945

निर्वाचन तयारीका लागि २६ बुँदे निर्देशन: आयोगले खोज्यो पूर्ण खोपको सुनिश्चितता (1 March 2022) https://beta.gorkhapatraonline.com/open/2022-03-01-58928

March Highlights:

  • The Election Commission asking for full vaccination of all voters before the local elections
  • COVID vaccination for all not projected to be achieved before the local elections
  • Nepal ranked fourth in South East Asia vaccination drive
  • Nepal’s booster dose shot dismal despite an early start
  • Unequal vaccine distribution throughout different regions of Nepal

 

April 2022

Nepal records 14 COVID-19 cases on Friday (29 April 2022) https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/nepal-records-14-covid-19-cases-on-friday-14248

Nepal logs 21 new Covid-19 cases (25 April 2022) https://kathmandupost.com/health/2022/04/25/nepal-logs-21-new-covid-19-cases-1650888864

Ministry set to launch nationwide Covid-19 booster campaign (20 April 2022) https://kathmandupost.com/health/2022/04/20/ministry-set-to-launch-nationwide-covid-19-booster-campaign

Ministry of Health urges all to follow health safety protocols (21 April 2022) https://thehimalayantimes.com/health/ministry-of-health-urges-all-to-follow-health-safety-protocols

New Covid surge in India a cause for concern in Nepal (19 April 2022) https://kathmandupost.com/health/2022/04/19/new-covid-surge-in-india-a-cause-for-concern-in-nepal

Omicron-specific Sinopharm, Sinovac Covid vaccine candidates cleared for clinical trial (18 April 2022) https://kathmandupost.com/world/2022/04/18/omicron-specific-sinopharm-sinovac-covid-vaccine-candidates-cleared-for-clinical-trial

COVID vaccine availability increased in last one year (16 April 2022) https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/covid-vaccine-availability-increased-in-last-one-year

As local elections draw closer, Covid vaccination rate declines further (14 April 2022) https://kathmandupost.com/health/2022/04/14/as-local-elections-draw-closer-covid-vaccination-rate-declines-further

Poorer nations shun AstraZeneca Covid vaccine: Document (14 April 2022) https://kathmandupost.com/world/2022/04/14/poorer-nations-shun-astrazeneca-covid-vaccine-document

Managerial efficiency in question as thousands of Covid-19 vaccine doses are set to expire (11 April 2022) https://kathmandupost.com/health/2022/04/11/managerial-efficiency-in-question-as-thousands-of-covid-19-vaccine-doses-are-set-to-expire

Booster dose to be given within three months of vaccination against COVID-19 (3 April 2022) https://myrepublica.nagariknetwork.com/news/booster-dose-to-be-given-within-three-months-of-vaccination-against-covid-19/

Those who received second Covid jab three months ago to get booster shot (2 April 2022) https://kathmandupost.com/health/2022/04/02/those-who-received-second-covid-jab-three-months-ago-to-get-booster-shot

कोरोनाविरुद्धको पूर्ण खोप लगाएको ३ महिनाभित्र बुस्टर डोज लगाउन मिल्ने (22 April 2022) https://www.annapurnapost.com/news/corona-41-201469

अनुदानमा आउन लागेको एक करोड खोप किन अस्वीकार गर्‍यो सरकारले ? (17 April 2022)

निर्वाचन आयोगको जोड सम्पूर्ण नेपाली नागरिकलाई पूर्ण खोप (12 April 2022) https://beta.gorkhapatraonline.com/health/2022-04-12-61953

पूर्ण खोप लगाएको ३ महिनामै अब बुस्टर डोज (3 April 2022) https://beta.gorkhapatraonline.com/health/2022-04-03-61350

लक्षित जनसङ्ख्याको १८ प्रतिशतले मात्र पूर्ण खोप पाउन बाँकी (1 April 2022) https://beta.gorkhapatraonline.com/health/2022-04-01-61164

April Highlights:

  • Increasing COVID cases in India a cause of concern for Nepal
  • The Ministry of Health has warned people to continue taking precautions and safety measures
  • Government has launched campaign for booster dose distribution all over the country
  • Most of the targeted groups have received second dose of COVID vaccine
  • Despite elections COVID vaccine rate is not improved

 

December 2021

Curtailing civil liberties in Nepal, one legislation at a time https://kathmandupost.com/national/2019/12/30/curtailing-civil-liberties-in-nepal-one-legislation-at-a-time

Truth Commission wraps up 29 war-era cases of atrocities, victims unhappy https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/12/25/truth-commission-wraps-up-29-war-era-cases-of-atrocities-victims-unhappy

Global alliance to wait for court decision before deciding on rights watchdog’s status https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/12/16/global-alliance-to-wait-for-court-decision-before-deciding-on-rights-watchdog-s-status

Dhanusha attorney office says no need to probe Musahar’s custodial death https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/12/08/dhanusha-attorney-office-says-no-need-to-probe-musahar-s-custodial-death

Travesty of justice in Nepal https://kathmandupost.com/opinion/2016/12/26/travesty-of-justice-in-nepal

Government failed its people during pandemic, rights organisations say https://kathmandupost.com/national/2020/12/12/government-failed-its-people-during-pandemic-rights-organisations-say

Nepal must raise Rohingya crisis issue, say human rights activists https://kathmandupost.com/miscellaneous/2017/12/10/nepal-must-raise-rohingya-crisis-issue-say-human-rights-activists

High courts intervene after police refuse to register conflict-era disappearance complaints https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/12/09/high-courts-intervene-after-police-refuse-to-register-conflict-era-disappearance-complaints

Transitional justice is once again being used as a tool for political one-upmanship, conflict victims say
https://kathmandupost.com/national/2020/12/03/transitional-justice-is-once-again-being-used-as-a-tool-for-political-one-upmanship-conflict-victims-say

Govt urged to ratify UN convention on statelessness https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/govt-urged-to-ratify-un-convention-on-statelessness

Call to amend laws discriminating people with psychological disability https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/call-to-amend-laws-discriminating-people-with-psychological-disability

NHRC takes stock of situation of freed haliyas in Bajura https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/nhrc-takes-stock-of-situation-of-freed-haliyas-in-bajura

NHRC laments non-cooperation of government https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/nhrc-laments-non-cooperation-of-government

Human rights still a far cry for many https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/human-rights-still-a-far-cry-for-many

‘Nepal must deliver on promise of social justice’ https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/nepal-must-deliver-on-promise-of-social-justice

मानवअधिकार उल्लङ्घनका घटनामा कमी https://gorkhapatraonline.com/province/2021-12-30-54185

सूचनाको हक नागरिक अधिकार https://gorkhapatraonline.com/opinion/2021-12-27-53932

श्रमिकका अधिकार कागजमै सीमित https://gorkhapatraonline.com/economics/2021-12-18-53189

मानवअधिकार आयोगको वार्षिक प्रतिवेदन राष्ट्रपतिसमक्ष पेश https://gorkhapatraonline.com/politics/2021-12-09-52514

अपाङ्गता भएका व्यक्तिको अधिकारसम्बन्धी ऐन कार्यान्वयन हुन्छ : मन्त्री रेग्मी https://gorkhapatraonline.com/open/2021-12-03-52047

नागरिकलाई न्याय, साझा दायित्व https://gorkhapatraonline.com/opinion/2021-12-12-52688

‘वन नियमावली मस्यौदामा उपभोक्ता अधिकार खोसियो’ https://ekantipur.com/news/2021/12/16/16396347109684172.html

बेपत्ता पारिएका व्यक्तिका परिवारले न्याय पाउन् : यादव https://ekantipur.com/news/2021/12/26/164052006162316162.html

‘न्याय क्षेत्रमा बिचौलियाको बिगबिगी’ https://ekantipur.com/pradesh-6/2021/12/25/164039752963893425.html

‘लास पायौं, न्याय पाएनौं’ https://ekantipur.com/news/2021/12/25/164039437098769231.html

 

November 2021

Amnesty Nepal calls for urgent, concerted action to prevent custodial deaths https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/11/23/amnesty-international-nepal-calls-for-urgent-and-concerted-action-to-prevent-custodial-deaths

Transitional justice bodies spar over who should look into which cases https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/11/23/transitional-justice-bodies-spar-over-who-should-look-into-which-cases

Conflict victims losing patience—and lives—in wait for justice https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/11/21/conflict-victims-losing-patience-and-lives-in-wait-for-justice

National Human Rights Commission demands end to impunity through justice delivery https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/11/21/national-human-rights-commission-demands-end-to-impunity-through-justice-delivery

Transitional justice has failed former child soldiers https://kathmandupost.com/columns/2021/11/20/transitional-justice-has-failed-former-child-soldiers

Where is peace without justice? https://kathmandupost.com/columns/2021/11/20/no-peace-without-justice

Human Rights Watch criticises the government’s move to undermine citizen’s rights to organize https://kathmandupost.com/national/2019/11/15/human-rights-watch-criticises-the-government-s-move-to-undermine-citizen-s-rights-to-organise

International rights groups call for an end to Nepal Supreme Court crisis https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/11/12/international-rights-groups-call-for-an-end-to-nepal-supreme-court-crisis

Call to end violence against women https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/call-to-end-violence-against-women

UN human rights expert to visit Nepal to assess poverty https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/un-human-rights-expert-to-visit-nepal-to-assess-poverty

15 years on, peace pact irrelevant for victims https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/15-years-on-peace-pact-irrelevant-for-victims

Nine lawyers hurt in police action https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/nine-lawyers-hurt-in-police-action

Conflict victims condemn govt for failing to amend act https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/conflict-victims-condemn-govt-for-failing-to-amend-act

सबै प्रकारका मानवअधिकार हननका घटना बाहिर ल्याउन आग्रह https://gorkhapatraonline.com/open/2021-11-28-51622

साइबर सुरक्षा र मानव अधिकार https://gorkhapatraonline.com/opinion/2021-11-14-50495

सामाजिक सुरक्षा सामाजिक न्यायको अनिवार्य सर्त हो https://gorkhapatraonline.com/interview/2021-11-27-51540

द्वन्द्वपीडितले न्याय नपाएको गुनासाे https://gorkhapatraonline.com/national/2021-11-21-51070

न्याय खोज्दै रुकुमदेखि बागलुङ https://ekantipur.com/news/2021/11/01/163573231152173009.html

अधिकार खोसिँदा पालिकालाई झमेला https://ekantipur.com/pradesh-5/2021/11/14/163686234695173554.html

 

October 2021

Writ filed at Supreme Court demanding order to justices to resume hearings https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/10/29/writ-filed-at-supreme-court-demanding-order-to-justices-to-resume-hearings

Justice seekers hit by judicial deadlock https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/10/27/justice-seekers-hit-by-judicial-deadlock

Dalit representatives complain of social discrimination https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/10/25/dalit-representatives-complain-of-social-discrimination

Despite laws in place, justice still out of reach for Dalits in Nepal https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/10/19/despite-laws-in-place-justice-still-out-of-reach-for-dalits-in-nepal

National Human Rights Commission’s probe finds yet another case of extrajudicial killing https://kathmandupost.com/national/2020/10/17/national-human-rights-commission-s-probe-finds-yet-another-case-of-extrajudicial-killing

To pile pressure for action, human rights commission lists 286 violators https://kathmandupost.com/national/2020/10/16/to-pile-pressure-for-action-human-rights-commission-lists-286-violators

A long and arduous walk for justice https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/10/08/a-long-and-arduous-walk-for-justice

The pursuit of justice https://kathmandupost.com/editorial/2021/10/07/the-pursuit-of-justice

Rohingya refugees who once saw Nepal as ‘promised land’ now stare at uncertain future https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/rohingya-refugees-who-once-saw-nepal-as-promised-land-now-stare-at-uncertain-future

NHRC starts monitoring disaster-hit areas https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/nhrc-starts-monitoring-disaster-hit-areas

Govt to reveal facts on death in detention centre https://thehimalayantimes.com/kathmandu/govt-to-reveal-facts-on-death-in-detention-centre

NHRC calls for impartial investigation into Motipur incident https://thehimalayantimes.com/kathmandu/nhrc-calls-for-impartial-investigation-into-motipur-incident

‘एक वर्षमा ११७ दलित मानव अधिकार हननका घटना’ https://ekantipur.com/news/2021/10/25/16351421951291458.html

उद्धार, राहत र पुन:स्थापनामा तीव्रता दिन मानव अधिकार आयोगको आग्रह https://ekantipur.com/news/2021/10/20/163472454392195036.html

संविधान संशोधन नभएसम्म मधेसको अधिकार सुनिश्चित हुँदैन अध्यक्ष ठाकुर https://gorkhapatraonline.com/national/2021-10-04-48010

न्याय माग्दै हिरासतभित्रै आमरण अनशन https://ekantipur.com/news/2021/10/12/163400164605435367.html

न्याय माग्‍नेलाई तितरबितर पार्दै प्रहरी https://ekantipur.com/news/2021/10/10/163383253024495455.html

न्याय खोज्दै माइतीघरमा रिले अनशनमा बसेकालाई मध्यरातमा मानव सेवा आश्रम लगियो https://ekantipur.com/news/2021/10/09/16337570852244241.html

न्याय माग्दा धरपकड https://ekantipur.com/news/2021/10/09/163374187013598846.html

न्याय खोज्दै नेपालगन्जबाट २० दिन हिँडेर काठमाडौं https://ekantipur.com/video/2021/10/07/163359925268817135.html

 

September 2021

Women and activists see red over pink tax https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/09/25/women-and-activists-see-red-over-pink-tax

Nepal’s response to Covid-19 failed to ensure people’s right to health, report says https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/09/14/nepal-s-response-to-covid-19-failed-to-ensure-people-s-right-to-health-report-says

Eminent feminist, rights activist and writer Kamla Bhasin dies at 75 https://kathmandupost.com/world/2021/09/25/eminent-feminist-rights-activist-and-writer-kamla-bhasin-dies-at-75

NHRC urges govt not to violate citizens’ right to stage peaceful protests https://myrepublica.nagariknetwork.com/news/nhrc-urges-govt-not-to-violate-citizens-right-to-stage-peaceful-protests/

Nepal to wrap up evacuation of its citizens from Afghanistan on September 18 https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/09/17/nepal-to-wrap-up-evacuation-of-its-citizens-from-afghanistan-on-september-18

Kathmandu mayor says garbage collection will resume today https://kathmandupost.com/valley/2021/09/01/kathmandu-mayor-says-garbage-collection-will-resume-today

Kathmandu schools are reopening next week but many parents and experts are worried https://kathmandupost.com/valley/2021/09/12/kathmandu-schools-are-reopening-next-week-but-many-parents-and-experts-are-worried

At least nine people dead in separate incidents of floods and landslides https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/09/03/at-least-nine-people-dead-in-separate-incidents-of-floods-and-landslides

Tourism industry is in trouble, but government’s response is tepid https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/09/12/tourism-industry-is-in-trouble-but-government-s-response-is-tepid

Parbat landslides kill at least 11 people, power outage throughout district https://kathmandupost.com/gandaki-province/2021/09/04/parbat-landslides-kill-at-least-11-people-power-outage-throughout-district

Three die in separate landslides in Pokhara https://kathmandupost.com/gandaki-province/2021/09/02/three-die-in-separate-landslides-in-pokhara

Body of boy lost in sewer found after 5 days https://thehimalayantimes.com/environment/body-of-boy-lost-in-sewer-found-after-5-days

Pile of trash! https://thehimalayantimes.com/kathmandu/pile-of-trash

‘राज्यका सबै निकायमा महिलाको समानुपातिक सहभागिता आवश्यक’ https://gorkhapatraonline.com/national/2021-09-30-47740

आजदेखि काठमाडौंमा मेला, महोत्सव, जुलुस गर्न रोक https://gorkhapatraonline.com/national/2021-09-30-47720

विद्युत महसुल समायोजन गर्दै आयोग, मङ्सिरबाट वृद्धि गर्ने तयारी https://gorkhapatraonline.com/economics/2021-09-30-47712

महाकाली नदीमा झोलुङ्गे पुल निर्माणकार्य अघि बढाउन माग https://gorkhapatraonline.com/province/2021-09-30-47711

कोरोना बीमाको भुक्तानी प्रक्रिया थालिने https://gorkhapatraonline.com/mainnews/2021-09-30-47698

अशक्त नागरिकको घरमै नागरिकता वितरण https://gorkhapatraonline.com/open/2021-09-30-47692

मानव बेचबिखन तथा ओसारपसार नियन्त्रणमा कैलाली प्रहरी सर्वोत्कृष्ट https://ekantipur.com/pradesh-7/2021/09/16/163176841324365953.html

राजधानीमै डेरामा जातीय विभेद : दीपा र करुणाले पाएनन् न्याय https://ekantipur.com/news/2021/09/24/163249622172817783.html

न्याय खोज्न नेपालगन्जदेखि सिंहदरबारसम्म पैदल https://ekantipur.com/news/2021/09/22/1632271700742209.html

 

August 2021

Nepal agrees to decriminalise abortion https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/nepal-agrees-to-decriminalise-abortion

Ensure security of Afghans and other citizens: AWC https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/ensure-security-of-afghans-and-other-citizens-awc

Report about untouchability to be tabled in HoR https://thehimalayantimes.com/kathmandu/report-about-untouchability-to-be-tabled-in-hor

Govt urged to save Nepalis stranded in Afghanistan https://thehimalayantimes.com/environment/govt-urged-to-save-nepalis-stranded-in-afghanistan

Woman held for trafficking 25 victims https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/woman-held-for-trafficking-25-victims

Civil society group urges Nepal to summon emergency meeting of SAARC to discuss Afghan crisis https://myrepublica.nagariknetwork.com/news/civil-society-group-urges-nepal-to-summon-emergency-meeting-of-saarc-to-discuss-afghan-crisis/

Jajarkot: Ward chair arrested for assaulting youth https://english.onlinekhabar.com/jajarkot-ward-chair-arrested-for-assaulting-youth.html

People-to-people at India-Nepal border https://www.nepalitimes.com/latest/people-to-people-at-india-nepal-border/

‘Utilise amount collected as pollution control fee’ https://thehimalayantimes.com/environment/utilise-amount-collected-as-pollution-control-fee

On Afghanistan, Nepal to pursue a neutral position at present, officials say https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/08/20/on-afghanistan-nepal-to-pursue-a-neutral-position-at-present-officials-say-1629422017

‘Time is running out’: Desperation grows among Nepalis stuck in Afghanistan https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/08/25/time-is-running-out-desperation-grows-among-nepalis-stuck-in-afghanistan

18 years on, justice still a far cry for people killed by Nepali Army in Doramba https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/18-years-on-justice-still-a-far-cry-for-people-killed-by-nepali-army-in-doramba

Social media: activism or amusement? https://kathmandupost.com/columns/2021/08/27/the-promises-of-social-media

Government’s talk of expediting transitional justice process fails to convince conflict victims https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/08/08/government-s-talk-of-expediting-transitional-justice-process-fails-to-convince-conflict-victims

As more universities are in the pipeline experts ask if Nepal needs so many https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/08/05/as-more-universities-are-in-the-pipeline-experts-ask-if-nepal-needs-so-many

Rape cases increased by 18.19pc last fiscal https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/rape-cases-increased-by-1819pc-last-fiscal

Case filed against SSB personnel accused of involvement in Darchula incident, Indian side denies involvement https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/case-filed-against-ssb-personnel-accused-of-involvement-in-darchula-incident-indian-side-denies-involvement

Failure to probe migrant workers’ deaths leaves families in despair https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/failure-to-probe-migrant-workers-deaths-leaves-families-in-despair

The Economics of Increasing Minimum Wage https://myrepublica.nagariknetwork.com/news/the-economics-of-increasing-minimum-wage/

MCC ratification uncertain as ruling alliance struggles to make a position https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/08/12/mcc-ratification-uncertain-as-ruling-alliance-struggles-to-make-a-position

जयसिंह धामी बेपत्ता छानबिन समितिले प्रतिवेदन बुझायो, कार्यान्वयन गर्न निर्देशन https://gorkhapatraonline.com/province/2021-08-31-45650

अपाङ्गमैत्री कानुनको प्रभावकारी कार्यान्वयनमा जोड https://gorkhapatraonline.com/national/2021-08-31-45644

अझै पन्छिएन कर्णाली करिडोरको पहिरो, यातायात ठप्प, यात्रुलाई सास्ती https://gorkhapatraonline.com/province/2021-08-31-45639

समान अधिकार माग्दै लन्डनमा भूतपूर्व गोर्खाले थाले आमरण अनशन https://ekantipur.com/news/2021/08/08/162838740895913419.html

 

July 2021 

Stakeholders discuss ways to complete remaining tasks of peace process https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/stakeholders-discuss-ways-to-complete-remaining-tasks-of-peace-process

Policy to deny entry to unjabbed workers is discriminatory, rights groups say https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/07/12/policy-to-deny-entry-to-unjabbed-workers-is-discriminatory-rights-groups-say

Rights commission tells global body ‘court will test legality of key appointments’ https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/07/30/rights-commission-tells-global-body-court-will-test-legality-of-key-appointments

Cases of missing person go up during Covid-19 pandemic, police records show https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/07/10/cases-of-missing-person-go-up-during-covid-19-pandemic-police-records-show

Transitional justice bodies get new term but conflict victims have little hope https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/07/16/transitional-justice-bodies-get-new-term-but-conflict-victims-have-little-hope

Government promotes police officer involved in extrajudicial killings https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/07/25/government-promotes-police-officer-involved-in-extrajudicial-killings

SC tells police to book ex-minister Shrestha https://thehimalayantimes.com/kathmandu/sc-tells-police-to-book-ex-minister-shrestha

Nepal’s caste struggle https://www.nepalitimes.com/latest/nepals-caste-struggle/

‘A’ status of rights commission under threat due to controversial appointments https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/07/04/a-status-of-rights-commission-under-threat-due-to-controversial-appointments

Nepal must work on human rights https://www.nepalitimes.com/latest/nepal-must-work-on-human-rights/

Crime Victim Protection Act issued https://thehimalayantimes.com/kathmandu/crime-victim-protection-act-issued

Two transitional justice commissions getting another term extension https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/06/17/two-transitional-justice-commissions-getting-another-term-extension

Hearing on House dissolution case concludes with amici curiae divided https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/07/06/hearing-on-house-dissolution-case-concludes-with-amici-curiae-divided

As internet becomes more essential, complaints of poor service increase https://kathmandupost.com/money/2021/07/06/as-internet-becomes-more-essential-complaints-of-poor-service-increases

Repatriating Nepal’s stolen artefacts https://kathmandupost.com/art-culture/2021/07/02/repatriating-nepal-s-stolen-artefacts

Casteism is likely to continue in Nepal, and it’s unfortunate https://english.onlinekhabar.com/casteism-is-likely-to-continue-in-nepal-and-its-unfortunate.html

Chitwan woman, reportedly abducted, found dead after 9 days https://english.onlinekhabar.com/chitwan-woman-reportedly-abducted-found-dead-after-9-days.html

म्याग्दीमा पहिरोले गुर्जा खोला थुनियो, तटीय क्षेत्रमा सतर्कता अपनाउन आग्रह https://ekantipur.com/news/2021/07/24/162713952750619407.html

नहरमा डुबेर चितवनमा दुईको मृत्यु https://ekantipur.com/pradesh-3/2021/07/21/162687705510468277.html

सुर्खेतका बाढीपीडित ७ वर्षदेखि त्रिपालमै https://ekantipur.com/news/2021/07/20/162674497445359583.html

महाकालीमा तुईन काट्ने एसएसबी विरुद्ध भारतीय प्रहरीमा उजुरी https://gorkhapatraonline.com/open/2021-07-31-43353

तनहुँ जलविद्युत आयोजनाको थप दुई सुरुङमार्ग सम्पन्न https://gorkhapatraonline.com/featured/2021-07-31-43345

सडक पहिरोमा परिणत, आवतजावतमा सास्ती https://gorkhapatraonline.com/open/2021-07-31-43334

प्रहरीद्वारा हुम्लामा गाँजा नष्ट https://gorkhapatraonline.com/open/2021-07-31-43333

कर्णालीमा सय प्रतिशत रोपाइँ – भोकमरीको चपेटामा नपर्ने सङ्केत  https://gorkhapatraonline.com/open/2021-07-31-43330

महोत्तरीमा बालकको शव भेटियो, बाबुआमा पक्राउ https://www.onlinekhabar.com/2021/07/991329

शिक्षकको आन्दोलनले विद्यार्थीले परीक्षा दिन पाएनन् https://www.onlinekhabar.com/2021/07/991303

 

June 2021

‘Destruction caused by floodwaters in Melamchi bazaar’ https://kathmandupost.com/visual-stories/2021/06/16/destruction-caused-by-floodwaters-in-melamchi-bazaar

‘At least 15 feared missing in Melamchi flood’ https://thehimalayantimes.com/environment/at-least-15-feared-missing-in-melamchi-flood

‘Ten feared killed in Sindhupalchowk flood’ https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/ten-feared-killed-in-sindhupalchowk-flood

‘Govt urged to provide relief to underprivileged, needy people’ https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/govt-urged-to-provide-relief-to-underprivileged-needy-people

‘No safe space’ https://kathmandupost.com/columns/2021/06/15/no-safe-space

‘As destinations require vaccination, foreign employment takes another hit’ https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/06/27/as-destinations-require-vaccination-foreign-employment-takes-another-hit

‘Nepal has not seen a single conviction for torture and custodial deaths in the past three years’ https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/06/27/nepal-has-not-seen-a-single-conviction-for-torture-and-custodial-deaths-in-the-past-three-years

‘Right to bodily autonomy under threat, say activists’ https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/right-to-bodily-autonomy-under-threat-say-activists

‘KMC unveils Rs 18.95 bn budget for next fiscal’ https://thehimalayantimes.com/kathmandu/kmc-unveils-rs-1895-bn-budget-for-next-fiscal

‘A reconstituted bench to hear petitions against House dissolution’ https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/06/02/a-reconstituted-bench-to-hear-cases-against-house-dissolution

‘Scars of the Maoist conflict’ https://kathmandupost.com/columns/2021/05/19/scars-of-the-maoist-conflict

‘Discrimination cases got worse during pandemic, Dalit rights advocates say’ https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/06/05/discrimination-cases-got-worse-during-pandemic-dalit-rights-advocates-say

‘Ujwal Thapa, who ignited a movement of alternative politics, dies at 44’ https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/06/01/ujwal-thapa-founder-of-bibeksheel-nepali-party-passes-away-at-44

‘Three men arrested on charge of sexually assaulting two Raute girls’ https://kathmandupost.com/karnali-province/2021/06/06/three-men-arrested-on-charge-of-sexually-assaulting-two-raute-girls

‘Flood devastation in Melamchi not only because of rains’ https://kathmandupost.com/climate-environment/2021/06/17/flood-devastation-in-melamchi-not-only-because-of-rains

‘All eyes on Chief Justice Rana, as crisis deepens in the judiciary’ https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/06/07/all-eyes-on-chief-justice-rana-as-crisis-deepens-in-the-judiciary

‘Uncertainty reigns over education sector with no signs of the pandemic ending soon’ https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/05/26/uncertainty-reigns-over-education-sector-with-no-signs-of-the-pandemic-ending-soon

‘Election Commission’s selective way of decisions comes into question’ https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/06/04/election-commission-s-selective-way-of-decisions-comes-into-question

‘Judiciary in the dock as justices come into question’ https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/06/01/judiciary-in-the-dock-as-justices-come-into-question

‘France provides medical support to Nepal to fight against COVID-19’ https://myrepublica.nagariknetwork.com/news/111765/

बाढी र पहिरोबाट मुलुकभर २७ जनाको मृत्यु,२६ वेपत्ता https://gorkhapatraonline.com/featured/2021-06-30-40860

पर्सामा बाढीले चार घर भत्कायो, दर्जनौं घर डुबानमा, हुलाकी सडकमा समेत क्षति https://gorkhapatraonline.com/open/2021-06-30-40851

छुवाछूत घटनाका दोषीलाई संरक्षण नगर्न आग्रह https://gorkhapatraonline.com/national/2021-06-30-40832

पहिरोले बिरामी बाटोमै अलपत्र https://ekantipur.com/pradesh-4/2021/06/27/162476691377519633.html

 

May 2021

‘Human Rights Watch calls on Nepal government to act urgently to avert a looming Covid-19 crisis’ https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/05/11/human-rights-watch-calls-on-nepal-government-to-act-urgently-to-avert-a-looming-covid-19-crisis

‘National Human Rights Commission tells government that Covid-19 patients are being deprived of their right to health’ https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/05/07/national-human-rights-commission-tells-government-that-covid-19-patients-are-being-deprived-of-their-right-to-health

‘Campaigners join global call for lawful postings at Human Rights Commission’ https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/05/03/campaigners-join-global-call-for-lawful-postings-at-human-rights-commission

‘NHRC for effective health services for COVID patients’ https://thehimalayantimes.com/kathmandu/nhrc-for-effective-health-services-for-covid-patients

‘NHRC urges govt to handle health crisis effectively’ https://thehimalayantimes.com/kathmandu/nhrc-urges-govt-to-handle-health-crisis-effectively

‘Child marriage – when will it be over?’ https://thehimalayantimes.com/blogs/child-marriage-when-will-it-be-over

‘An oath of office when people are gasping for breath as well as answers’ https://kathmandupost.com/politics/2021/05/15/in-nepal-kp-sharma-oli-sworn-in-as-prime-minister-again-days-after-he-lost-house-confidence-motion

‘Youths using social media for better utilisation of resources amid COVID crisis’ https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/youths-using-social-media-for-better-utilisation-of-resources-amid-covid-crisis

‘Chief justice in dock for attending council meet’ https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/05/09/chief-justice-in-the-dock-for-attending-constitutional-council-meeting

‘Oli’s virus ‘situation under control’ remark meets with criticism’ https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/05/09/oli-s-virus-situation-under-control-remark-meets-with-criticism

‘Lawmakers get second dose of vaccine while citizens are still waiting for theirs’ https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/05/15/lawmakers-get-second-dose-of-vaccine-while-citizens-are-still-waiting-for-theirs

‘Political instability an excuse to delay justice, conflict victims say’ https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/03/22/political-instability-an-excuse-to-delay-justice-conflict-victims-say

‘Pandemic further pushes already 14-month long academic session’ https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/05/12/pandemic-further-pushes-already-14-month-long-academic-session

‘Data discrepancy amid virus crisis could spell disaster’ https://kathmandupost.com/health/2021/05/13/data-discrepancy-amid-a-virus-crisis-could-spell-more-disaster

कोभिड: कोरोनाभाइरस महामारीले हाम्रा सपनालाई कसरी प्रभावित गरिरहेको छ? https://www.bbc.com/nepali/news-57273268

भारतीय कामदारलाई उड्न अनुमति, नेपालीलाई छैन https://ekantipur.com/news/2021/05/19/162140302606225479.html

६६ जिल्लाका आधारभूत विद्यालयमा इन्टरनेट जडान गरिने https://gorkhapatraonline.com/education/2021-05-31-38665

मूल्य नपाउँदा खेतबारीमा नै कुहिन थाल्यो तरकारी  https://gorkhapatraonline.com/economics/2021-05-31-38656

 

April 2021

‘AI paints dismal picture of human rights in Nepal’ https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/ai-paints-dismal-picture-of-human-rights-in-nepal

‘UN experts concerned about independence, integrity of NHRC’ https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/un-experts-concerned-about-independence-integrity-of-nhrc

‘National Human Rights Commission says schoolchildren at risk of virus infections’ https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/04/18/national-human-rights-commission-says-schoolchildren-at-risk-of-virus-infections

‘Shocked at dog’s killing, hundreds take to streets’ https://thehimalayantimes.com/kathmandu/shocked-at-dogs-killing-hundreds-take-to-streets

‘Justice eludes rape victims in six South Asian countries, including Nepal’ https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/justice-eludes-rape-victims-in-six-south-asian-countries-including-nepal

‘Animals are killed brutally time and again, but perpetrators are hardly booked’ https://myrepublica.nagariknetwork.com/news/animals-are-killed-brutally-time-and-again-but-perpetrators-are-hardly-booked/

‘How rigid provisions are hobbling Nepal’s political process’ https://kathmandupost.com/politics/2021/04/08/how-rigid-provisions-are-hobbling-nepal-s-political-process

‘NHRC urges govt to pay heed to children’s health’ https://myrepublica.nagariknetwork.com/news/nhrc-urges-govt-to-pay-heed-to-children-s-health/

‘Politics in the midst of a pandemic as people suffer’ https://kathmandupost.com/politics/2021/04/29/parties-play-politics-in-the-time-of-pandemic-as-public-suffers

‘Face-to-face learning has stopped but schools continuing in-person exams’ https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/04/22/face-to-face-learning-has-stopped-but-schools-continuing-in-person-exams

‘Oli counts success of the government while Covid-19 gradually grips the country’ https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/04/14/oli-counts-success-of-the-government-while-covid-19-gradually-grips-the-country

स्वास्थ्य प्रणालीले थेग्नै नसक्ने गरी संक्रमण बढ्याे : स्वास्थ्य मन्त्रालय https://gorkhapatraonline.com/featured/2021-04-30-36535

ओलीनिकटलाई महत्त्वपूर्ण समिति https://ekantipur.com/news/2021/04/09/161792919043856942.html

छुवाछूतको भाइरस ! https://ekantipur.com/opinion/2020/04/07/158622983737027166.html

आजको सन्दर्भमा सामाजिक न्याय https://rajdhanidaily.com/id/37519/

 

March 2021

‘Nepal’s Human Rights Commission’s integrity in jeopardy, three international human rights groups say’ https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/03/01/nepal-s-human-rights-commission-s-integrity-in-jeopardy-three-international-human-rights-groups-say

‘Global bodies’ statements against country’s sovereignty, says NHRC’ https://thehimalayantimes.com/kathmandu/global-bodies-statements-against-countrys-sovereignty-says-nhrc

‘Jurisdictions of human rights protection ambiguous: NHRC’ https://thehimalayantimes.com/kathmandu/jurisdictions-of-human-rights-protection-ambiguous-nhrc

‘Nepal among countries that failed to provide fair treatment to prisoners during pandemic, Amnesty International says’ https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/03/18/nepal-among-countries-that-failed-to-provide-fair-treatment-to-prisoners-during-pandemic-amnesty-international-says

‘Break the cycle of impunity for rape: Repeal statute of limitations’ https://thehimalayantimes.com/opinion/break-the-cycle-of-impunity-for-rape-repeal-statute-of-limitations

‘Judiciary in the spotlight as political process is halted’ https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/03/31/judiciary-in-the-spotlight-as-political-process-is-halted

‘Democracy should promote social justice’ https://thehimalayantimes.com/blogs/democracy-should-promote-social-justice

‘Political instability an excuse to delay justice, conflict victims say’ https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/03/22/political-instability-an-excuse-to-delay-justice-conflict-victims-say

‘Social media is ‘dangerous’ to women journalists in Nepal’ https://myrepublica.nagariknetwork.com/news/social-media-is-dangerous-to-women-journalists-in-nepal/

नेपाल मानव अधिकार तथा सान्ति समाजको कार्यक्रम सम्पन्न https://onlinenewspati.com/2021/national/17711/

सरकार अविचलित निष्ठाका साथ अघि बढ्छ : प्रधानमन्त्री ओली https://nagarikkhabar.com/2021/03/150320/

 

February 2021

 ‘Nepal committed to promoting, protecting human rights, says Minister Gyawali’ https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/nepal-committed-to-promoting-protecting-human-rights-says-minister-gyawali

‘As World Cup draws closer, Nepalis continue to die in Qatar’ https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/02/25/as-fifa-world-cup-2022-draws-closer-nepalis-continue-to-die-in-event-hosting-qatar-1614254672

‘New rule for under-40 women’s foreign travel draws ire as patriarchal and preposterous’ https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/02/10/new-rule-for-under-40-women-s-foreign-travel-draws-ire-as-patriarchal-and-preposterous

‘Nepal failed to stand up for democratic values while reacting to military coup in Myanmar, analysts say’ https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/02/03/nepal-failed-to-stand-up-for-democratic-values-while-reacting-to-myanmar-coup-analysts-say

‘Special provisions for security of human rights defenders’ https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/special-provisions-for-security-of-human-rights-defenders

‘Nepal needs to amend human trafficking laws to fully enforce Palermo Protocol, experts say’ https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/02/21/nepal-needs-to-amend-human-trafficking-laws-to-fully-enforce-palermo-protocol-experts-say

‘Prez Bhandari issues ordinance to extend terms of TRC, CIEDP and their commissioners’s https://myrepublica.nagariknetwork.com/news/prez-bhandari-ordinance-to-extend-terms-of-trc-ciedp-and-their-commissioners/

‘Smash rape culture’ https://kathmandupost.com/editorial/2021/02/10/smash-rape-culture

‘NHRC to monitor probe into Baitadi rape, murder’ https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/nhrc-to-monitor-probe-into-baitadi-rape-murder

‘NHRC urges govt to save Ganga Maya’ https://thehimalayantimes.com/kathmandu/nhrc-urges-govt-to-save-ganga-maya

‘Tenure of two transitional justice bodies to be extended but this is not enough, stakeholders say’ https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/02/04/government-decides-to-extend-tenure-of-two-transitional-justice-commissions-till-mid-july

‘To reclaim democracy, citizens hold Tundikhel march’ https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/02/20/to-reclaim-democracy-citizens-hold-tundikhel-march

‘NHRC calls for justice to social boycott survivors’ https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/nhrc-calls-for-justice-to-social-boycott-survivors

‘Eliminating gender based violence’ https://myrepublica.nagariknetwork.com/news/eliminating-gender-based-violence/

‘Nepal Plans to Limit Women’s Travel for Work, Again’ https://www.hrw.org/news/2021/02/11/nepal-plans-limit-womens-travel-work-again

‘समावेशी विकासको औचित्य: आर्थिक स्रोतको न्यायोचित वितरण र सामाजिक एकताका लागि समावेशी विकासका अवधारणा कार्यान्वयन गर्न राज्यका निकाय क्रियाशील हुनुपर्छ’ https://ekantipur.com/opinion/2021/02/04/161240890065818197.html

‘अहिंस्रक प्रतिरोध: अहिंसात्मक बाटोमा हिँड्न झन् बढी साहस चाहिन्छ । यो साहस उसैमा हुन सक्छ, जसलाई आफू सत्यको पथमा छु भन्ने लाग्छ’ https://ekantipur.com/opinion/2021/02/04/161240906511042963.html

‘संघीय लोकतान्त्रिक गणतन्त्रलाई कसैले तलमाथि पार्ने नसोचे हुन्छ : प्रधानमन्त्री ओली’  https://ekantipur.com/news/2021/02/05/161251818715162998.html

‘मानवाधिकार उल्लङ्घनका गम्भीर घटनाका दोषीलाई आममाफी हुँदैन’ https://www.nayapage.com/archives/296033

 

January 2021

Impunity continued in Nepal in 2020, Human Rights Watch says https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/01/14/impunity-continued-in-nepal-in-2020-human-rights-watch-says

Govt urged to implement NHRC recommendations https://thehimalayantimes.com/kathmandu/govt-urged-to-implement-nhrc-recommendations

NHRC urges govt to ensure implementation of its past recommendations https://myrepublica.nagariknetwork.com/news/nhrc-urges-govt-to-ensure-implementation-of-its-past-recommendations/

Nepal has made little progress on transitional justice, Amnesty International Nepal says https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/01/26/nepal-has-made-little-progress-on-transition-justice-amnesty-international-nepal-says

‘No blanket amnesty in cases of serious rights violation’ https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/no-blanket-amnesty-in-cases-of-serious-rights-violation/

Visit visa misuse amounting to human trafficking leaves Nepal officials in a fix https://english.onlinekhabar.com/visit-visa-misuse-amounting-to-human-trafficking-leaves-nepal-officials-in-a-fix.html

Save Ganga Maya, ensure justice for her, says NHRC https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/save-ganga-maya-ensure-justice-for-her-says-nhrc/

Religious minorities, marginalised people more vulnerable to humanitarian crisis https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/religious-minorities-marginalised-people-more-vulnerable-to-humanitarian-crisis/

‘Pandemic hits all sectors, vulnerable groups’ http://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/pandemic-hits-all-sectors-vulnerable-groups/

Suicide cases on the rise in Dhading https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/suicide-cases-on-the-rise-in-dhading/

Under Biden, hope for Nepali migrants in US https://www.nepalitimes.com/latest/under-biden-hope-for-nepali-migrants-in-us/

Lawyers spell out flaws in PM’s move https://thehimalayantimes.com/kathmandu/lawyers-spell-out-flaws-in-pms-move/

संयुक्त राष्ट्रसङ्घमा नेपालको मानवअधिकार समीक्षा: सङ्क्रमणकालीन न्याय र दण्डहीनताबारे गम्भीर प्रश्न https://www.bbc.com/nepali/news-55755131

द्वन्द्वका बेला मानवअधिकार उल्लंघनका गम्भीर विषयहरुमा पूर्ण रुपमा आममाफी हुँदैन: परराष्ट्र मन्त्री ज्ञवाली https://ekantipur.com/news/2021/01/21/161123719654388365.html

मानव अधिकार सुनिश्चित गर्न नेपाल सरकार दृढ छ : परराष्ट्रमन्त्री ज्ञवाली https://pahilopost.com/content/20210121233906.html

सामान्यीकरण : बढ्दो जातीय हिंसा तथा अपराधको कारण https://ekantipur.com/opinion/2020/11/18/160567093789639786.html

भ्रष्टाचार र मानव अधिकार https://ekantipur.com/opinion/2020/01/08/157845262972676435.html

राष्ट्रिय मानव अधिकार आयोगद्वारा सरकारको ध्यानाकर्षण https://ratopati.com/story/164668/2021/1/22/human-right

 

December 2020

‘Chhau sheds destroyed in Achham’ https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/chhau-sheds-destroyed-in-achham/

Government failed its people during pandemic, rights organisations say https://kathmandupost.com/national/2020/12/12/government-failed-its-people-during-pandemic-rights-organisations-say

‘Rights violation rampant in Nepal, says AHRC’ https://thehimalayantimes.com/kathmandu/rights-violation-rampant-in-nepal-says-ahrc

‘No amnesty for human rights violations’ https://thehimalayantimes.com/kathmandu/no-amnesty-for-human-rights-violations/

Country’s poor human rights situation continues: NHRC https://thehimalayantimes.com/kathmandu/countrys-poor-human-rights-situation-continues-nhrc/

Nepal’s human rights situation didn’t improve as expected, reports commission https://english.onlinekhabar.com/nepals-human-rights-situation-didnt-improve-as-expected-reports-commission.html

Human Rights National Magna Meet conclude https://thehimalayantimes.com/kathmandu/human-rights-national-magna-meet-concludes/

Call to protect rights of migrant workers, their families https://thehimalayantimes.com/kathmandu/call-to-protect-rights-of-migrant-workers-their-families/

Transitional justice is once again being used as a tool for political one-upmanship, conflict victims say https://kathmandupost.com/national/2020/12/03/transitional-justice-is-once-again-being-used-as-a-tool-for-political-one-upmanship-conflict-victims-say

National Women Commission remains defunct as the cases of violence against women continues https://kathmandupost.com/national/2020/12/01/national-women-commission-remains-defunct-as-the-cases-of-violence-against-women-continues

Ordinance amends law on rape but fails to recognise rape of boy child and sexual minorities https://kathmandupost.com/national/2020/12/11/ordinance-amends-law-on-rape-but-fails-to-recognise-rape-of-boy-child-and-sexual-minorities

“१२ औँ मानवअधिकार राष्ट्रिय महाभेला बुधबारबाट सुरु हुने” https://www.ratopati.com/story/158078/2020/12/8/aayog-

“१२ औं मानवअधिकार राष्ट्रिय महाभेला बुधबारबाट सुरु हुने” https://www.news24nepal.tv/2020/12/08/723876

आज ७२औ विश्व मानव अधिकार दिवस https://bharoshanews.com/2020/12/3370/

 

November 2020

Rape Cases Surge in Nepal, Activists Question Death Penalty https://thediplomat.com/2020/11/rape-cases-surge-in-nepal-activists-question-death-penalty/

Nepal stalls on war crime probes – Rights groups say failure to prosecute risks more abuses in future https://www.nepalitimes.com/latest/nepal-stalls-on-war-crime-probes/

‘Fourteen years on, victims of the armed conflict are still awaiting justice’ https://kathmandupost.com/national/2020/11/20/fourteen-years-on-victims-of-the-armed-conflict-are-still-awaiting-justice

Failure to prosecute perpetrators promoting fresh abuses, warn rights groups https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/failure-to-prosecute-perpetrators-promoting-fresh-abuses-warn-rights-groups/

Rights bodies accuse Nepal of stalling justice for conflict-era crimes https://myrepublica.nagariknetwork.com/news/rights-bodies-accuse-nepal-of-stalling-justice-for-conflict-era-crimes/

If the human rights commission is not independent, questions can be raised on intl platforms https://english.onlinekhabar.com/if-the-human-rights-commission-is-not-independent-questions-can-be-raised-on-intl-platforms.html

Rape cases up in Dashain https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/rape-cases-up-in-dashain/

Ain’t we women: Multiple marginalisations of Dalit women in Nepal https://english.onlinekhabar.com/aint-we-women-multiple-marginalisations-of-dalit-women-in-nepal.html

शान्ति सम्झौताको संक्रमणकालीन न्यायको मर्मलाई कार्यान्वयनमा ल्याउन इन्सेकको माग https://radiohimalayan.com/archives/31669

 

October 2020

To pile pressure for action, human rights commission lists 286 violators https://kathmandupost.com/national/2020/10/16/to-pile-pressure-for-action-human-rights-commission-lists-286-violators

National Human Rights Commission’s probe finds yet another case of extrajudicial killing https://kathmandupost.com/national/2020/10/17/national-human-rights-commission-s-probe-finds-yet-another-case-of-extrajudicial-killing

Amid poor human rights record, Nepal presents rosy picture in its Universal Periodic Review report https://kathmandupost.com/national/2020/10/21/amid-poor-human-rights-record-nepal-presents-rosy-picture-in-its-universal-periodic-review-report

National Human Rights Commission calls on government not to run away from its duty to treat Covid-19 patients https://kathmandupost.com/national/2020/10/20/national-human-rights-commission-calls-on-government-not-to-run-away-from-its-duty-to-treat-covid-19-patients

Women’s empowerment only path to justice, peace, progress: Prez Bhandari https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/womens-empowerment-only-path-to-justice-peace-progress-president-bidya-devi-bhandari/

Why Dr KC’s demands matter even more today as country battles the pandemic https://kathmandupost.com/national/2020/10/05/why-dr-kc-s-demands-matter-even-more-today-as-country-battles-the-pandemic

‘The commission is completely under the shadow of patriarchy’ https://kathmandupost.com/interviews/2020/10/10/the-commission-is-completely-under-the-shadow-of-patriarchy

Victims of crimes continue to be at the receiving end of panchayat justice https://kathmandupost.com/province-no-2/2020/10/11/victims-of-crimes-continue-to-be-at-the-receiving-end-of-panchayat-justice

Overcrowded prisons pose challenge for keeping inmates safe https://kathmandupost.com/national/2020/10/07/overcrowded-prisons-pose-challenge-for-keeping-inmates-safe

राष्ट्रसंघीय मानव अधिकार परिषद्‍मा नेपाल फेरि निर्वाचित https://ekantipur.com/news/2020/10/14/160264362167323880.html

राष्ट्र संघ मानव अधिकार परिषदको सदस्यमा नेपाल फेरि चुनियो, नेपाललाई १५० मत https://www.imagekhabar.com/news/183030/

राष्ट्रसङ्घीय मानव अधिकार परिषद्‍को सदस्य नेपाल किन अरू देशको नाम लिएर बोल्दैन? https://www.bbc.com/nepali/news-54557098

गरिबी अन्त्य र समृद्धि स्थापना गर्ने सरकारको ध्येय : प्रधानमन्त्री ओली https://www.kathmandupati.com/news/pm-oli-poverty-samredhe/137066/

नेकपा मानव अधिकारको हिमायती हो : महासचिव पौडेल https://sunrisekhabar.com/news-details/19450/mail-to

 

September 2020

Amid no progress, pandemic could become an excuse to delay justice to the conflict-era victims https://kathmandupost.com/national/2020/09/09/amid-no-progress-pandemic-could-become-an-excuse-to-delay-justice-to-the-conflict-era-victims

UN rapporteurs concerned over proposed citizenship law https://kathmandupost.com/national/2020/09/26/un-rapporteurs-concerned-over-proposed-citizenship-law

Rigmarole of transitional justice in Nepal: Hopes and fears https://english.onlinekhabar.com/rigmarole-of-transitional-justice-in-nepal-hopes-and-fears.html

Government committed to ending hunger, says Prime Minister Oli https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/government-committed-to-ending-hunger-says-prime-minister-kp-sharma-oli/

Climate change existential threat to humanity: Oli https://thehimalayantimes.com/kathmandu/climate-change-existential-threat-to-humanity-oli/

Chief Justice committed to implementing constitution https://thehimalayantimes.com/kathmandu/chief-justice-cholendra-shumsher-jb-rana-committed-to-implementing-constitution/

Harsh laws are prepared but not always implemented effectively, past records show https://kathmandupost.com/national/2020/09/28/harsh-laws-are-prepared-but-not-always-implemented-effectively-past-records-show

Distribution of school book on Nepal’s borders and territory halted after Cabinet decision https://kathmandupost.com/national/2020/09/22/distribution-of-school-book-on-nepal-s-borders-and-territory-halted-after-cabinet-decision

In attempts to protect their colleagues, police don’t register first information reports against them https://kathmandupost.com/national/2020/09/07/in-attempts-to-protect-their-colleagues-police-don-t-register-first-information-reports-against-them

बोक्सीको आरोप: ‘तराईतिर दशैँको बेला बोक्सी सक्रिय हुन्छन् भन्ने अन्धविश्वास छ’ https://www.bbc.com/nepali/news-54248663

संविधानलाई कानूनी दस्तावेज मात्र नभएर जनताको जीवन पद्धतिका रूपमा लिनुपर्छ : प्रधानन्यायाधीश https://www.kathmandupati.com/news/chief-justice-constution/133244/

मानव अधिकार परिसदमा नेपालको पु:न उम्मेद्वारी https://www.nepaljapan.com/%E0%A4%AE%E0%A4%BE%E0%A4%A8%E0%A4%B5-%E0%A4%85%E0%A4%A7%E0%A4%BF%E0%A4%95%E0%A4%BE%E0%A4%B0-%E0%A4%AA%E0%A4%B0%E0%A4%BF%E0%A4%B7%E0%A4%A6%E0%A4%AE%E0%A4%BE-%E0%A4%A8%E0%A5%87%E0%A4%AA%E0%A4%BE/

अतिअशक्तको सामाजिक सुरक्षा भत्ता नरोक्न आग्रह https://nagarikkhabar.com/2020/09/52861/

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