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  • Jul 19 / 2016
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Fermenting discontent

Nepal, April 3 — The floodplains between Koshi and Kamala rivers have functioned as the cradle of rebellions for quite a long time. The Koirala saga is believed to have begun in Chandragunj in early twentieth century when a revenue contractor by the name of Krishna Prasad Koirala had the chutzpah of sending tattered clothes [...]

  • Jul 09 / 2016
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Human rights: Genocide on the retreat?

The good news is that a genuine – and unprecedented – global consensus has emerged over the last ten years: State sovereignty is not a license to kill. Mass atrocity crimes have become the world’s business Slaughtering people not for anything they do, but simply for who they are – their national, ethnic, racial, religious, [...]

  • Jun 28 / 2016
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Beating genocide

Nepal, Dec. 7 — Slaughtering people not for anything they do, but simply for who they are-their national, ethnic, racial, religious, or political identity-is morally as bad as it gets. Yet that was the fate of at least 80 million men, women, and children in the twentieth century, including Armenians in Turkey, Jews in Europe, [...]

  • Jan 06 / 2016
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Help the Refugees

Aryeh Neier 951 words 20 October 2015 Republica HTREPB English Copyright © 2015 Nepal Republic Media Pvt. Ltd.   Nepal, Oct. 20 — Many in Central and Eastern Europe benefited from generosity of others when crises forced them to flee I owe my life to the readiness of the British authorities to accept me as [...]

  • Dec 07 / 2015
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Beating genocide

Beating genocide Gareth Evans 1071 words 7 December 2015 Republica HTREPB English Copyright © 2015 Nepal Republic Media Pvt. Ltd.   Nepal, Dec. 7 — Slaughtering people not for anything they do, but simply for who they are-their national, ethnic, racial, religious, or political identity-is morally as bad as it gets. Yet that was the [...]

  • Oct 20 / 2015
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Help the refugees

Help the refugees Aryeh Neier 951 words 20 October 2015 Republica HTREPB English Copyright © 2015 Nepal Republic Media Pvt. Ltd.   Nepal, Oct. 20 — Many in Central and Eastern Europe benefited from generosity of others when crises forced them to flee I owe my life to the readiness of the British authorities to [...]

  • Dec 13 / 2010
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Good and bad news

Good and bad news 826 words 13 December 2010 The Katmandu Post KATMPO English Copyright 2010. HT Media Limited. All rights reserved.   Nepal, Dec. 13 — Today, UNHCR, the United Nations Refugee Agency, is celebrating its 60th Anniversary. This is both good news and very bad news. Good news because having the same agency at the helm-with [...]