gender Archive

November 2018


STAGE FRIGHT: On the popular tv show Nepal Idol, guest Sandip Chhetri, the comedian, hugs host Reema Bishwokarma as she […]
November 2, 2018

October 2018

Here & Now

Photo: Bikram Rai hen Deepak Gautam’s wife was pregnant with their second child, his older daughter came to him with […]
October 12, 2018


Nepal may be one of the most liberal countries in the region in safeguarding rights of transgender people, but it […]
October 11, 2018

August 2018

(Left to right) Soniya Kumary Sada eloped when 16 after her Grade 10 exam, but her husband is away at […]
August 28, 2018


Photo: RSS The Kanchanpur rape case should go down in history books as a landmark that brought long awaited changes […]
August 26, 2018

Here & Now

NAKED TRUTH: Sabitri Subedi (standing with mike) and Diya Bhandari struggle with police during a demonstration last week in Kathmandu […]
August 24, 2018

Here & Now

s Nepal’s new Civil and Criminal Code Acts came into effect on Friday, fears were raised that Nepal’s strongmen rulers […]
August 17, 2018

n May, the Nepal Communist Party (NCP) faced a dilemma. The Election Commission (EC) was throwing the book at the […]
August 17, 2018

Here & Now

even years after the Supreme Court issued a landmark verdict in the Sabina Damai vs Government of Nepal case, allowing children to […]
August 17, 2018

May 2018

Female environmentalists struggle against gender stereotypes as they work to save Nepal’s nature Mukesh Pokhrel in Himal Khabarpatrika 13-19 May […]
May 18, 2018