The evening of March 31, 2019 was witness to remorseless wreckage in villages in the two Tarai districts of Bara and Parsa. The exceptionally rare windstorm caught everyone, including weather forecasters, by surprise.
Visitors to Nepal or international donors who only have Kathmandu’s English-language newspapers as their source of information will be able to see that something is not right in our law enforcement set-up. On September 19,
Last week Nepal’s National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) hosted the largest high-level meet for human rights institutions of South Asia. Perhaps the symbolic aspect of this meeting was that the seven national human rights commissions took only just over an hour to agree on a five-page Kathmandu Declaration.