KATHMANDU, May 25: Minister for Women, Children and Senior Citizens, Uma Regmi has said a process has begun to remove the statute of limitations for filing a claim against sexual assaults.

Janardan Adhikari, a teacher and coordinator at St Lawrence College in Chabahil Kathmandu, has been arrested for allegedly abusing a grade 11 student, according to Superintendent of Police (SP) Dinesh Raj Mainali of Kathmandu Metropolitan Police Office.

KATHMANDU, May 24: A teacher of St Lawrence College located in Chabahil, Kathmandu, has been accused of molesting a girl student of class 11.

KATHMANDU, May 21: Protestors have taken to the streets for the second consecutive day on Saturday demanding justice for victims of sexual violence.

TAPLEJUNG, Feb 28: The District Court of Taplejung has sentenced a person to 36 years of jail time. The court found Ram Karki guilty of raping a girl and murdering her afterward by pushing her off a cliff.

KHOTANG, Dec 18: Nirmala Acharya 'Sunakhari', 21, and Yashoda Rijal, 20, of Nerpa in Rupakot Majhuwagadhi municipality, Sulochana Acharya, 19, of Diktel in the same municipality and Rejina Damai of Aiselukharka rural municipality have started the campaign on December 5.

Together against gender violence

November 25, 2018 01:00 am

Laws must recognize that sexual harassment is a form of discrimination against women and a human rights violation