Stories Tagged 'Kanchanpur rape case'
How the government handles the Nirmala Pant rape and murder case will determine its true commitment towards respecting international human rights laws, Dubravka Šimonovic, the UN special rapporteur on violence against women, told reporters during a sparsely attended press briefing on Thursday where she presented preliminary findings from her report examining the state of sexual violence in the country.full story »
At a time when the whole nation is enraged and protesting the rape and subsequent murder of 13-year-old Nirmala Panta in Kanchanpur, another teenager has been raped in Beldaandi Rural Municipality of the district.full story »
Kanchanpur police may seek remand extension of Roshani Bam and her sister Babita Bam in the rape and murder case investigation of 13-year-old Nirmala Panta.full story »
Dilip Singh Bista, the man that Kanchanpur police claim to have raped and murdered 13-year-old Nirmala Panta, was sent to Kathmandu for medical examination on Tuesday.full story »
Home Ministry has directed Police Headquarters to suspend Superintendent (SP) Dilliraj Bista, who was recalled from Kanchanpur following a rape and murder of 13-year-old Nirmala Pant.full story »
The District Administration Office in Kanchanpur has reached a four-point agreement with the concerned stakeholders after protests in the district intensified following the rape and subsequent murder of a teenage girl.full story »