Despite amending the citizenship act and sending the door-to-door citizenship distribution teams several times, a large number of Nepali people, particularly marginalized Dalit and indigenous community of the southern plains, living in eastern Nepal, are yet to secure their citizenship certificates. Although they have been living in the Nepalese territory for generations, they are denied the citizenship certificate, which is mandatory for citizens to get the basic services provided by the state. The result is that these people have been living in miserable conditions outside of state’s formal programs
By Keshab Poudel Aug 05, 2018
The health condition of Dr Govinda KC, whose fast-unto-death entered the 24th day on Monday, is said to be critical. Doctors attending him said he needs to be transferred to the coronary care unit (CCU) if his health deteriorates further.
By The Kathmandu Post Jul 24, 2018
The declaration, in nut shell, embraces various dimensions of disaster risk reduction including strategies, policies and legislations; and social, financial, technological, environmental, institutional and political aspects of DRR.
By Gehendra B. Gurung Jul 15, 2018