Stories Tagged 'Violence against women'
A resolution motion to end violence against women has been presented before the House of Representatives.full story »
Koireli village of Hima Rural Municipality-2 in Jumla has been declared free of violence against women (VAW). full story »
Laxmi Dhami of Bhatekhola, Masta Rural Municipality in Bajhang district was married at the tender age of 14. Four years into the marriage her husband married and brought home his second wife. Soon after, Dhami’s life took a turn for the worse.full story »
Three major student organisations have submitted a joint memorandum to Minister for Home Affairs Ram Bahadur Thapa drawing the latter’s attention to the increasing incidents of violence against women and children in the recent days. full story »
A 22-year-old was tortured in captivity for three days by her husband and in-laws over dowry dispute in Golbazaar, Siraha, before she was rescued by neighbours on Tuesday. full story »
At a time when reports of violence against women keep flowing in from different parts of the country, Rabi VDC in Phidim seems to be on its way to becoming a model village.full story »