Two trafficking suspects held, woman rescued

Police arrested two alleged human traffickers from Nagdhunga, Chandragiri Municipality, yesterday, and foiled their trafficking bid. They have been identified as Bhuwan Tamang, 31, of Khandadevi Municipality-2 in Ramechhap and Aaite Bahadur Lopchan, 29, of Khanikhola Rural Municipality-1… Read More

Human traffickers cross India-Nepal border

On Saturday, two Nepali girls, both 17, were on their way to Bahraich in India’s Uttar Pradesh, when they were stopped at the border town of Jamunaha for a routine police check. The girls said they were going… Read More

15,000 Nepali Women Trafficked to Foreign Countries Annually

KATHMANDU: The United Nations General Assembly in 2013 had adopted a resolution to designate July 30 as the World Day Against Human Trafficking. As a UN member state, the Nepal government has enacted and brought into implementation Human… Read More

Progress Toward Safe Menstrual Hygiene

KATHMANDU: Standard Chartered Bank Nepal (SCBN) handed over two sanitary napkin making machines to Maiti Nepal under its sustainability initiative ‘Futuremakers by Standard Chartered’ on Friday to support Maiti Nepal’s project to produce low-cost sanitary napkins. The project… Read More

The Woman Who Rescued More Than 12,000 Girls From Sex Trafficking

Born on 14th April, 1949 to mother Laxmi Devi Gurung and father Col. Pratap Singh Gurung, in Nepal, Anuradha Koirala also known as Dijju, is one of the most popular Nepalese social activist of India as well as… Read More