Stories Tagged 'Press freedom'
The government has become more highhanded with regard to freedom of expression and press freedom. It ignored the amendment to the criminal code and its procedures. full story »
Nepali Congress (NC) President Sher Bahadur Deuba has called for an immediate stop to interference with independent journalism and press freedom. full story »
Leaders of various political parties have pledged to lobby their party lawmakers to make amendments to the laws that restrict press freedom.full story »
The International Federation of Journalists has said Nepal’s new Criminal Codes Act 2018 curtails the freedom of expression and press.full story »
Nepal Media Society (NMS) said that its serious attention has been drawn to the Criminal Code that will come into effect from Friday (August 17) and urged the government to immediately correct it. full story »
Press freedom might come under attack as the government passes new lawfull story »