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Press Union celebrates its anniversary through zoom technology

Kathmandu – Nepal Press Union has celebrated its 29th anniversary through the medium of zoom technology. The anniversary was celebrated…

Posted in press Rameshwar Raya Yadav World

World Press Freedom Day: Minister Khatiwada’s Best Wishes

Kathmandu – Minister for Communications and Information Technology Dr Yubraj Khatiwada has said the facilitation on citizen’s right to information…

Posted in Freedom press

Press freedom violation and political intolerance on the rise in Nepal, says report

The Annual Annual World Press Freedom Report paints a grim picture of freedom of expression, press freedom and rights of…

Posted in adviser press Rameshwar Raya Yadav

PM’s press adviser Thapa refutes FNJ statement over removal of news content

Kathmandu – Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli’s press adviser Surya Thapa has expressed concern over a press statement issued by…

Posted in Kathmandu press

Kathmandu Press accuses its site developer of removing a news article without consent

The article had alleged the involvement of the sons of the Defence Minister and the prime minister’s chief advisor, along…

Posted in Council press Rameshwar Raya Yadav

Press Council introduces COVID-19 guidelines

Kathmandu – The Press Council Nepal has issued guidelines to help media persons and the media houses in the collection…

Posted in 1000th issue Journalism Manjushree Thapa Media Nepal Nepali Nepali times Opinion press


I’m so old that I remember a time — back in the hoary 1990s — when you couldn’t expect flair,…

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Times change, but the Nepali Times stays the same

It was easy for me to get in the door of the Nepali Times after I first moved to Nepal…

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In a surveillance state

Illustration : BHANU BHATTARAI While citizens in Western democracies try to get their governments to combat the misuse of their…

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License to lie

It is beginning to worry us in the journalism profession that the press gets bad press. Without beating the bush…

Posted in Normal press Respect

Respect the press

The media played a vital role in Nepal’s transition to a republic. Read the full story on The Kathmandu Post…

Posted in Mockery Normal press

Mockery of press freedom

The year 2019 saw more incidents related to press freedom violation than in the past seven years. Read the full…