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  • Students padlock school after Dalit woman cooks their lunch

    Expressing anger against the school authorities for allowing a Dalit woman to cook their lunch, students of a local school in Teejdanda, Dailekh have padlocked the school office. As untouchability and caste-based discrimination is deeply embedde...

  • Dalits still treated as ‘untouchables’

    Bishna Kala BK is a volunteer midwife who has been offering her services in Budhinanda Municipality of Bajura for the past eight years. She provides service in Siradi village of the municipality. However, upper caste people from BK’s village do no...

  • Two women gang-raped in 24 hours ​

    wo gang rape incidents have occurred within the span of 24 hours in Saptari district. Police on Monday said two women, ages 18 and 31, were raped at Shambhunath Municipality and Bishnupur Rural Municipality in the district on Sunday and Saturday resp...

  • Commissions for marginalized face lack of budget, personnel

    Chandani Hamal, KATHMANDU : Various constitutional bodies formed to protect and promote the rights of women and other marginalized groups in the country have been facing difficulties carrying out their mandated work due to budget crunch and shortage ...