The height of legal immoralityPosted on: Friday, April 27th, 2018 at 6:44 am
Mission Immigration!Posted on: Wednesday, April 25th, 2018 at 6:02 am
Widespread corruption at Nepal’s immigration system has posed serious risk for the country
-Nawaraj Mainali : Centre for Investigative Journalism-NepalRead More
Children in domestic labour trapPosted on: Tuesday, April 24th, 2018 at 5:41 am
The effort of two ward chairpersons of Gaumul Rural Municipality in Bajura who started collecting information on the status of children from their wards working as domestic helps holds promise
-Nimendra Shahi: Centre for Investigative Journalism-NepalRead More
Community Schools: Loot in the name of libraryPosted on: Wednesday, April 4th, 2018 at 8:41 am
The government appealed to several donors three years ago to help community schools in setting up libraries. Rs 3 billion has been released for the purpose in total since. Unfortunately, hundreds of schools have siphoned off funds meant for library while most others have bought useless books in collusion with book publishers to show purchases and to misappropriate funds.
-Ramji Dahal in Kathmandu, Shrawan Dev in Rajbiraj and Manish Duwadi in Dhading: Centre for Investigative Journalism-NepalRead More
Five postpartum women dead in Bharatpur Hospital: Government report: “They could all have been saved.”Posted on: Tuesday, January 30th, 2018 at 9:24 am
In the last three months, five postpartum women aged 28 and below have died in Bharatpur Hospital. According to the hospitals’s internal report, “They lost their lives due to lack of coordination between departments”. The report to the Ministry of Health revealed.
-Pramod Acharya and Ekal Silwal: Centre for Investigative Journalism-NepalRead More
31 couples employed in a single government officePosted on: Thursday, January 25th, 2018 at 9:12 am
A close look at the details of staff at the Council for Technical Education and Vocational Training shows members of some families rule the roost at this government office
– Makar Shrestha,: Centre for Investigative Journalism-NepalRead More
Military Inc : Nepal Army demolishes a historic building to make way for a business complexPosted on: Friday, January 19th, 2018 at 10:01 am
Nepal Army demolished the historic Tri-Chandra Military Hospital and replaced it with a commercial building. The army first built it without securing an approval for its design and is now pressuring Kathmandu Metropolitan City to issue a completion certificate. An expose of how military is driven by profit-making.
Rameshwar Bohara: Center for Investigative Journalism-NepalRead More
Malnutrition in Bajhang: Daughters at greater riskPosted on: Thursday, January 4th, 2018 at 6:10 am
In Bajhang district alone, nearly 11,000 children have been afflicted by severe acute malnutrition. The plight of girls is more worrisome
– Basanta Pratap Singh, Centre for Investigative Journalism-NepalRead More
Where the impossible is definitely possible: Gross misutilisation of government allowances in HumlaPosted on: Saturday, December 23rd, 2017 at 9:16 am
Village officials use finger prints of the dead and non-existent for the collection of senior citizen social security allowances. There are also those who are unscrupulous enough to collect grants intended for the prevention of malnutrition in children.
Nabaraj Mahatara: Centre for Investigative Journalism- NepalRead More
Why and how underage girls are forced into prostitution?Posted on: Tuesday, December 12th, 2017 at 5:47 am
How a large number of adolescent girls are coerced into sex business to earn their livelihood in Kathmandu? These teenagers, aged between 14 to 18 years, are exploited for sex but the concerned authorities are unresponsive.
-Laxmi Basnet: Centre for Investigative Journalism-NepalRead More