KATHMANDU, Feb 27: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has stopped Foreign Minister Bimala Rai Paudyal at the last minute from visiting Switzerland to attend a pre-scheduled meeting of the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC).

GENEVA, Feb 24: The United States will seek election to the U.N. Human Rights Council later this year, U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said on Wednesday, marking the Biden administration’s latest international re-engagement.

KATHMANDU, Feb 24: Minister for Foreign Affairs Pradeep Kumar Gyawali has addressed the High-level Segment of the 46th Session of the Human Rights Council via a pre-recorded video statement on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, Oct 14: Nepal has been re-elected for the second term as a member of the United Nations Human Rights Council (HRC) in the elections held at UN Headquarters in New York on Tuesday.

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KATHMANDU, Feb 28 : Minister for Foreign Affairs Pradeep Kumar Gyawali attended the third and final day of the high-level segment of the 40th session of the UN Human Rights Council on Wednesday.