Nagarik daily’s journos awarded Barbara Investigative Award
April 23, 2019 06:39 PM NPT
KATHMANDU, April 24: Rudra Khadka and Arjun Oli of Nagarik daily have won the Barbara Adams Investigative Journalism Award-2018 today.
The award carries prize money of Rs 100,001.
Born in New York City in 1931, Barbara Adams came to Nepal in 1961 and lived here until her death on April 22, 2016, two days short of her 85th birthday. She was a journalist and writer.
She instituted the Barbara Adams Investigative Journalism Award on May 16, 2013, with the endowment fund of Rs. 1 million with the goal of promoting investigative journalism, and through it, good governance and democratic norms and values in Nepali society.