Ministry of Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs and UNDP launched the Enhancing Access to Justice through Institutional Reform (2018-2020) project aimed at enhancing access to justice of women, poor and vulnerable groups in Nepal.
More than a dozen of villages in Morang district are in high risk of flooding. Nepal Red Cross Society Morang Chapter has said dozen plus villages were facing risk of inundation due to the flooding in Bakraha, Ratuwa, Lohandra, Chisang, Singiya, Keshliya rivers in the district.
Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli and the US Embassy’s Chargé d’Affaires Peter Malnak jointly inaugurated the recently restored Gaddi Baithak and four other monuments in Kathmandu Durbar Square on Wednesday.
Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has said that his China visit focused on various issues including taking Nepal-China relation to a new height and implementing past agreements.
he government has expressed its concern over the issue of disruption in the power supply to Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA), country's sole international airport. Home Minister Ram Bahadur Thapa today summoned Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) executive director Kulman Ghising to his office and directed him to take measures to address problems seen in the power supply to TIA.
Biratnagar based Camp Office of the Embassy of India has been closed on Monday. The office was opened in 2008 to deal with the situation arising out of devastating Koshi floods has been closed as purpose of opening the Camp Office was fulfilled, said a spokesperson at the Embassy of India, Kathmandu.
Nepali media continued to face assault, harassment and intimidation in the year 2017-18, reveals a report. The status of press freedom is deteriorating with the rise in the spate of anti-press freedom incidents during the period from May 2017 to April 2018.