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Digital Harassment Impairs Press Freedom, by Namrata Sharma (rn 29/06/2022)

Press for people : Nepali journalists find themselves at the crossroads: carry on doing what they did, or adjust to a new mediascape, by Sahina Shrestha (nt 06/05/2022)

FNJ urges members to disown membership to become candidate (kh 21/04/2022)

FNJ to stage sit-ins against Kantipur TV and Nagarik daily (kh 18/04/2022)

Rishi Dhamala goes bizarre inside NAC aircraft : Rishi Dhamala, a stunt master of Nepali journalism, breached safety and civil aviation protocol. Yet nobody believes our agencies are capable of holding him accountable (nlt 05/04/2022), Press Council “dissatisfied” with journo Dhamala’s clarification; summons for oral statement (kh 10/04/2022)

PCN to continue orientation on code of conduct to online journalists (kh 04/04/2022)

Photojournalist Monika Malla secures second position in UN Women photography contest (rep 27/03/2022)

How one journalist’s dogged reporting got a man released from prison, by Sanjeet M Rajbhandari (rec 07/02/2022)

The voice and the talent behind Dear Kalyan : Radio personality Kalyan Gautam has carved his own path in Nepal’s rapidly changing media industry and has been the host of ‘Mero Katha’, a popular radio programme, for more than two decades, by Ankit Khadka (kp 26/01/2022)

Women journalists say they face harassment, but actions rarely taken : Calls for making working space safe have been lost in din of the ‘nothing unusual’ refrain, by Ankit Khadgi (kp 21/01/2022)

Working-journalists Association demands probe over Civil Hospital’s neglect to treat journo (kh 21/1/2022) [Rejected for reasons of caste??]

FNJ Valley Province calls for full implementation of WJA (kh 20/01/2022)

Nobody does Rishi Dhamala better than Rishi Dhamala : Whether you agree with his brand of journalism or not, Dhamala has known how to play the game long enough to be where he is today,  by Pasang Dorjee (kp 15/01/2022)

FONIJ postpones nat’l conference (kh 14/01/2022)

FNJ urges media houses to resolve problems facing working journalists (kh 28/12/2021)

Journalists Should Uphold Public Trust, by Kundan Aryal (rn 24/12/2021)

Journalists misbehaved at NC General Convention; photojournalists put down cameras (kh 13/12/2021)

Revolutionary Journalists Federation to hold special national assembly (kh 05/12/2021)

Independence of umbrella organization of Nepali journalists comes under scrutiny : The FNJ is supposed to be an organization that promotes freedom of expression, journalists’ rights, and independence. But its incumbent officials are vying for public positions in major political parties, by Prasun Sangroula (nlt 25/11/2021)

FNJ warns of revoking membership of journalists active in politics (kh 21/11/2021)

Media Action Nepal calls on government to end impunity for crimes against journalists (ht 03/11/2021)

Akhilesh Upadhyay: ‘Reading gives us insight; writing makes us precise’, by Tom Robertson (rec 20/10/2021)

Will defy media laws enacted unilaterally: FNJ. The incumbent government has endorsed the same bill drafted by Oli’s government (ht 29/08/2021) [Once again: Where is the difference to Oli?]

Press Chautari establishes journalist welfare fund in Chitwan (kh 22/08/2021)

How photojournalism has evolved in NepalOn World Photography Day, Nepali photojournalists  share what it was and is like to work in the country, by Pinki Sris Rana (kp 19/08/2021), Photojournalism looking for solutions : On World Photography Day 19 August, a look at the past, present, future of visual journalism, by Min Ratna Bajracharya (nt 20/08/2021)

FNJ objects to provisions of proposed Public Service Broadcasting Bill (ht 14/08/2021)

Taskforce formed to review minimum wage for working journalists (kh 06/08/2021)

Journos falling prey to mental health problems (ht 22/07/2021)

FNJ draws attention to Bottlers Nepal’s directive against Chief Editor Budhathoki (kh 17/07/2021), Trade unions refute allegation of threatening Nepali journalist (kh 29/07/2021)

COVID-19 sets limitations for Nepali journalism, paradigm shift to virtual reporting (kh 27/06/2021)

FNJ tells media houses to pay full salary to journalists (ht 21/06/2021)

SC issues interim order to prioritize vaccination for journalists (kh 20/06/2021)

Media Action Nepal seeks guarantee of rights of working journalists (ht 18/06/2021)

'Federation of Nepali Journalists cannot be a mere spectator to journos' woes' (ht 17/06/2021)

FNJ UK gets new leadership (kh 14/06/2021)

FNJ Solukhumbu to institute ‘emergency relief fund’ (kh 31/05/2021)

Journo threatened over news (ht 28/05/2021)

Stop intimidating journos: Amnesty International (ht 27/05/2021)

COVID-19 claims 17 journalists so far (kh 26/05/2021)

Over 750 journalists contract COVID-19, 13 dead: FNJ (rn 16/05/2021)

Dalit journalists form international network (ht 03/05/2021)

Why Should Journalists Worry As Gatekeepers?, by Sudhamshu Dahal (rn 14/04/2021)

Bipul Pokharel elected FNJ President (kh 10/04/2021)

An election of journalists under the shadow of political parties : Almost all candidates have backing of parties, leaving little space for independent ones to lead, which many say could affect independence of Federation of Nepali Journalists, by Tika R Pradhan (kp 09/04/2021), FNJ Must Rise Above Partisan Interest, by Kundan Aryal (rn 09/04/2021)

Giri new president of Kantipur Pratisthan journalists’ union (kp 08/04/2021)

FNJ Election Taking Place Across The Country Today (rn 07/04/2021)

Five journalists vying for FNJ chair (rep 28/03/2021)

Minimum wage for working journalists stressed (ht 24/03/2021)

Social media is ‘dangerous’ to women journalists in Nepal, by Anjali Subedi (rep 08/03/2021)

FNJ flays journalists’ arrest in Kathmandu (ht 07/01/2021)

2020, a tough year for Nepali journos, says FNJ (ht 01/01/2021)

IPI launches cross-border cooperation in South Asia on safety of journalists : Five publications join hands to document attacks on journalists (rep 05/12/2020)

Nagarik Journo Gnawali receives SEJON Award 2020 (rep 30/11/2020)

FoE defenders demand justice to victim journalists (kh 28/11/2020)

Journalists on the receiving end of COVID-19 crisis (kh 21/11/2020)

‘Conduct free PCR test, treatment of journalists’ (ht 02/11/2020)

Where is the rage against injustice?, by Hisila Yami (rep 17/10/2020)

FNJ threatens to launch stir against media houses (ht 14/10/2020)

Former PM Bhattarai expresses solidarity with agitating journalists (ht 04/10/2020)

Deceased journo Pahari’s family demands investigation (ht 20/09/2020)

102 Journalists Infected With COVID-19 Across The Country ( rn 14/09/2020)

‘COVID-19 affects mental health of journalists’ (ht 22/08/2020)

Missing journalist Balaram Baniya found dead in Hetauda (rep 12/08/2020)

More women journalists losing their jobs due to coronavirus pandemic (ht 28/07/2020)

‘Journalists deprived of rights to work, pay’ (ht 18/07/2020)

Strategies Required To Support Journalists, by Namrata Sharma (rn 15/07/2020)

Who Should A Journalist Write For?, by Modnath Dhakal (rn 08/07/2020)

FNJ to stage protest for journalists’ job security, rights (ht 30/06/2020)

NHRC concerned about journos’ rights, condition in quarantine (ht 07/06/2020)

Unidentified group thrashes Bara journalist (ht 12/05/2020)

Journalist Pathak arrested on charge of defaming NCP chairman Dahal (rep 30/04/2020), Cyber Bureau arrests journo for social media post (ht 01/05/2020)

Journos briefly taken into custody (ht 28/04/2020)

Chief accused of journalist Birendra Sah’s murder arrested: Sah, a print and broadcast journalist, was killed in October 2007, by Laxmi Sah (kp 09/03/2020)

Women journalists bring diverse perspectives, but their presence in newsrooms remains sparse: It’s time for the Nepali media to reflect on gender inequality in newsrooms and act to reverse the imbalance, women journalists say, by Srizu Bajracharya (kp 08/03/2020)

Upper house drops mandatory licensing for journalists, by Ashok Dahal (rep 07/02/2020)

Fight between two Banke-based journalists reaches police station: Sangin Sharma and Pujan Bishwakarma are caught in a case involving assault and casteism, by Madhu Shahi (kp 25/12/2019)

Nagarik reporter injured in police assault, by Rajan Shah (rep 11/12/2019)

Vinaya Kasajoo: A Believer In Media Power, by Harsha Man Maharjan (rn 07/12/2019)

Parliamentary panel proposes reducing fine against journalists to as low as Re 1 (rep 02/12/2019) [As long as the threat of punishment is not completely rejected, journalists remain offenders!]

FNJ to hold demonstration for protection of press freedom (ht 23/11/2019)

Plight of female journalists: Still fighting the odds, by Sarah Rai (ht 22/11/2019)

Public value of journalism: Nepali journalists have a greater moral liability to act more sensitively to justly represent the population. Journalism is a public responsibility in a fundamental sense, by Mohan Nepali (rep 21/11/2019)

Journalists urged to respect code (ht 10/11/2019)

Nepal yet again fails to report to the UN on status of judicial action on the killings of journalists: We are waiting for updates from the Home Ministry, Communication Ministry says (kp 03/11/2019)

Journo who broke ‘rape news’ gets threats, by Ujjwal Satyal (ht 04/10/2019), Journalist pleads for his safety (rep 04/10/2019), Journalists’ group demands action against those issuing threats to journalist Shiwakoti: The Federation of Nepali Journalists says threatening journalists for doing their job is against press freedom (kp 05/10/2019)

FNJ demands law guaranteeing press freedom (rep 02/10/2019)

Press Council wants to monitor journalists’ social media use because it wants them to be ‘role models’: Amendments to the Journalist Code of Conduct could stifle journalists’ freedom of expression on social media, rights advocates say, by Bhrikuti Rai (kp 27/09/2019)

FNJ condemns arrest of nine journos, including secretary (ht 17/09/2019), IFJ condemns arrest of nine journalists (ht 18/09/2019)

Requiring aspiring journalists to take an exam is meaningless: The spread of information and disinformation online cannot be curtailed by such a measure (kp 05/09/2019)

Sit-in staged for journo’s release (ht 05/09/2019)

Exam for journalists unnecessary and insignificant, say media analysts and former journalists: Ruling party lawmakers have registered an amendment proposal that would require journalists to undergo an examination to obtain a licence, by Tika R. Pradhan (kp 04/09/2019)

New conduct code to keep tabs on journalists' social media posts (rep 31/09/2019)

Make media houses women-friendly: Stakeholders (ht 28/08/2019)

Toward quality journalism: Buddha’s teachings carry much relevance in journalism as well. Journalists should explore these values to promote quality and deepen their journalistic insight, by Mohan Nepali (rep 26/08/2019)

Journalists are being arrested for their political beliefs, in eerie reminder of Panchayat days: At least two journalists are in detention on suspicion of their affiliation with the Chand-led Communist Party of Nepal, by Tika R. Pradhan (kp 15/08/2019)

FNJ to protest for rights of working journalists (ht 02/08/2019)

Journalism thrives on integrity, not shortcuts: We are not the story. We tell the story (kp 07/06/2019)

tahari mayor misbehaves with a journalist and deputy mayor issues apology: The instance may look like simple bureaucracy, but female politicians say it shows how women are denied decision-making role and made to play second fiddle, by Bhrikuti Rai (kp 26/05/2019), Itahari mayor issues apology for misbehaving with journalists (rep 27/05/2019)

Government’s existing and proposed legislation threaten press freedom, experts say; Dozens of journalists have been charged with cybercrime since the Electronic Transaction Act came into effect a decade ago, by Bhrikuti Rai (kp 18/04/2019),s NJ to stage sit-in at DAO today (ht 18/04/2019), Intimidation game: The criminalisation of legitimate journalistic activity should not be taken lightly (kp 19/04/2019)

Journalist arrested on charge of cybercrime for publishing news on financial fraud: Reporters, freedom of speech campaigners condemn the arrest saying journalism is not cybercrime, by Bhrikuti Rai (kp 16/04/2019), Journos stage sit-in against Giri’s arrest at Kaski DAO (ht 18/04/2019), Journalist Giri released on normal date (ht 19/04/2019) [And how will he be compensated for the unjustified accusation and arrest?]

Journalists stage sit-in in front of DAO demanding justice, by Tanka Chhetri (rep 18/03/2019)

FNJ adopts direct electoral system (ht 24/02/2019)

Minister pledges to enforce minimum wage for working journalists (kp 20/01/2019)

FNJ denounces threat to reporters (kp 17/01/2019)

Journalism in peril: Looking forward to a safer year for journalists (kp 01/01/2018)

Photojournalist detained for taking photos outside Shital Niwas (rep 14/12/2018)

42 Nepal Press Union members quit en masse (kp 28/09/2018)

Nepal Media Society rebukes ideal wage recommendation: Umbrella body of media organisations terms the decision uncalled for (kp 17/09/2018)

FNJ wants Rs 40k as minimum wage for journalists (kp 09/07/2018)

NHRC, FNJ to form body to protect journos (ht 14/06/2018)

IFJ joins FNJ, NPU in condemning harassment of online journalists (ht 09/06/2018)

Journalism forum trains reporters (kp 05/06/2018)

South Asia Press report lauds journalists’ courage (kp 05/05/2018)

Dilip Paudel wins Barbara Adams journalism award (ht 19/04/2018)

Scribes call for guarantee of minimum wage: Journalists urge the FNJ office bearers to work towards ensuring the rights and facilities that are ensured by the ILO (kp 22/02/2018)

Mainali bags development journalism award (kp 16/02/2018)

Non-implementation of minimum pay miffs journos (ht 14/02/2018)

Post journalist attacked by sand smugglers in Gorkha (kp 16/01/2018), Journo attack: Case against assailants (kp 17/01/2018)

Danger zones for journalists, by Bhanu Bhakta Acharya (rep 04/01/2018)

FNJ moves SC demanding release of arrested journalists (kp 06/12/2017)

Challenges faced by female journalists discussed (ht 05/11/2017)

Call to end impunity for crimes perpetrated against journalists (ht 04/11/2017)

Government urged to guarantee social security of journalists (ht 09/09/2017)

Acharya panel dominates FNJ board (kp 23/08/2017), Govinda Acharya elected FNJ president (ht 23/08/2017)

Barbara Adams investigative journalism award: Kantipur journo collects award for 2016 (kp 04/08/2017)

Kantipur journo bags Barbara Adams Investigative Award: Gyawali recognised for his reports exposing malprac-tices and corruption in the governance of the medical education sector in Nepal (kp 30/07/2017)

Journos barred from entering Sajha Prakashan (rep 26/07/2017)

Empowerment of female journalists emphasised (ht 15/07/2017)

Curtailment of RTI unacceptable, says CIC Baskota (ht 08/07/2017)

Insecure scribes: Even after a decade of end of armed conflict many journalists still feel insecure and are forced to practice self-censorship, by Laxman Datt Pant (rep 02/07/2017)

Journalists demand security (ht 29/06/2017)

Police detain 2 Kanchanpur journos (kp 18/06/2017), Journalists held over news report (ht 18/06/2017)

FNJ members told to resign before filing candidacy for civic polls (ht 12/06/2017)

Rally taken out in memory of martyr Krishna Sen (ht 28/05/2017)

Journos urged to abide by election code of conduct (ht 12/05/2017)

Talking digital journalism, by Dharma Adhikari (rep 11/04/2017)

NFPJ to award photo journalists (ht 27/02/2017)

Representation of women: The Nepali media sector, in general, suffers from patriarchy, by Sumina Rai Karki (kp 18/02/2017)

FNJ Lalitpur chapter sets upjournalist welfare fund (kp 12/02/2017)

‘Journos must be sensitive to public issues’ (ht 03/01/2017) [Just as politicians!!]

Female journos facing discrimination, says FNJ Vice-chair Bindu (ht 11/12/2016)

Journalists stage protest (ht 05/12/2016)

Govt to get 50 per cent medical discount (ht 05/11/2016)

Scribe stories: A young journalist was forced to leave his job after he wasn’t paid for 10 months. He then went to Malaysia for manual labor, by Ishwar Rauniyar (rep 19/10/2016)

Maoist mess spills over in journos’ wing (kp 01/10/2016)

Second AIJ Conference kicks off today (kp 23/09/2016), Muckraking among bottomfeeders: Nepal is an interesting case study for the 350 investigative journalists in Kathmandu this weekend for an international conference, by Bidushi Dhungel (nt 23/09/2016)

PCN issues new code of journalistic ethics (ht 23/09/2016)

Violence, threats against journos down: UNESCO (ht 13/09/2016) [see UNESCO report)

Panels formed to implement minimum wage for journalists (ht 05/09/2016), Journos’ minimum wage: Media operators
express concern
(kp 10/09/2016), Minimum pay provision for journos draws ire (ht 10/09/2016)

Like a professional, by Dharma Adhikari (rep 30/08/2016)

FNJ demands implementation of revised pay (kp 29/08/2016)

Certifying journalists: A government screening out poor journalists is incompatible with democratic values and runs against the spirit of the constitution, by Dharma Adhikari (rep 16/08/2016)

Test for Journalists: Media fraternity divided (kp 12/08/2016)

Subina Shrestha nominated for Emmy (kp 11/08/2016)

Implementation of minimum wage for working journalists from new fiscal: Minister Rai (ht 12/07/2016)

FNJ condemns threat against journalist Koirala: Japan-based Nepali Anoj Shakya threatens journalist Ashwini Koirala over a news published in Saptahik weekly (kp 11/07/2016)

NFNJ to promote mother toungue thru radio (ht 10/07/2016)

Press Council drafts new code for journalists (ht 09/07/2016)

Journos' wage: Media orgs object to cabinet decision (kp 07/05/2016)

FNJ general meeting ends with declaration paper (ht 05/05/2016)

Not so free: Although Nepal recognises the right to information, journalists are not able to investigate issues properly, by Laxman Datt Pant (kp 03/05/2016)

CIAA detains Sajha Chair Kanak Dixit: FNJ Himalmedia Chapter flays arrest, terms it ‘deliberate vengeful act’ (kp 23/04/2016), ‘An act of vengeance’ (ht 23/04/2016), CIAA detains Kanak Mani Dixit: Accuses him of9 ‘amassing property illegally’ as Sajha Yatayat chairman (ht 23/04/2016), Detained Dixit admitted to Bir hospital (kp 24/04/2016), Kanak Dixit may be presented before Special Court today (kp 24/04/2016), Court extends Dixit’s custody (kp 25/04/2016), CIAA allowed to detain Dixit for 10 days to investigate charges (ht 25/04/2016), Call for Dixit’s immediate release (kp 26/04/2016), CIAA defends arrest (kp 26/04/2016), CIAA defends action against Dixit (kp 26/04/2016), Stay on the message: State institutions should ensure due process is followed (kp 26/04/2016), FNJ takes exception to
CIAA detention of Dixit
(kp 27/04/2016)
, IFJ demands journalist Kanak Dixit’s immediate release (ht 27/04/2016)Int'l groups call for Dixit's prompt release: Ex-Prez Yadav visits Dixit at hospital bed (rep 27/04/2016)

Find who the founder chief of NJA was, FONIJ chair asks govt (ht 24/04/2016)

Police beat up journo (kp 11/04/2016)

Journalists seek easy access to information (ht 25/03/2016)

The good journalist: The old stereotype of Nepali journalists: Beard-sporting, hard-drinking, jhola-bearing, shabby, arrogant, rebellious men with political leanings, by Dharma Adhikari (rep 22/03/2016)

‘Journos’ role vital for statute execution: Amendment of the existing journalists’ code of ethics stressed for transparency (ht 23/02/2016)

‘Regulate issuance of accreditation cards’ (ht 31/01/2016)

CDO warns journalists (ht 31/12/2015)

‘Challenges for women in journalism’ (kp 22/12/2015)

Insurance plan for working journos inaugurated (kp 27/11/2015)

Journos killed, disappeared: FNJ urges TRC to look into cases (kp 26/11/2015)

FNJ urges govt for safety of journalists: A FNJ team submits a memorandum on the matter to Information and Communication minister (kp 20/11/2015)

Call for ending impunity for crimes against journos (ht 03/11/2015)

THT journalist bags Regional Education Journalism Award (ht 10/10/2015)

Mediapersons face agitators’ wrath (ht 22/09/2015)

Bomb hurled at THT scribe’s house (ht 14/09/2015)

Initiative to provide opportunities for women journalists (kp 08/09/2015)

Safety tips shared with female journalists (kp 04/09/2015)

Awasthi elected Sejon president (kp 29/08/2015)

PCN to review journalistic ethics code (ht 11/08/2015)

The Reporter: How will journalists avoid offending sources and users while at the same time adhering to the highest standards of content and free expression?, by Dharma Adhikari (rep 11/08/2015)

Govt to provide accident insurance to journalists (ht 17/07/2015)

Panel suggests new pay scale for journos (kp 06/07/2015), Minimum salary for journalists recommended (ht 06/07/2015)

Journalist arrested for ‘no reason’ (kp 02/07/2015)

Journalists submit memo to police (ht 20/06/2015)

Death threat to journo slammed (ht 19/06/2015)

FNJ to demand minimum monthly salary of Rs 20,000 (ht 15/06/2016)

Journalist thrashed at Mahat aide’s press meet (kp 01/06/2015)

Dharmendra Jha to get Journalism Award ’15 (ht 29/05/2015)

Post journo hurt in Panchthar attack (kp 14/04/2015), FNJ's Panchthar chapter chairman thrashed (ht 14/04/2015)

Forgive us our press passes: Journalists like other citizens represent the country when abroad, let’s behave, by Tsering Dolker Gurung (nt 10/04/2015)

Bhojpur attack on journos protested (ht 08/04/2015)

FNJ draws home minister’s attention to rising incidents of attack on journalists (ht 04/04/2015), Journos demand probe (ht 05/04/2015), Gautam gets memo on journalist’s murder (ht 08/04/2015)

Journo found dead; investigation sought (ht 30/03/2015)

Remodelling journalism education: Framing journalism education in Nepali Universities in accordance with the UNESCO Model Curricula on Journalism Educationcould help create better journalists in the country , by Kamal Dev Bhattarai (kp 14/03/2015)

NRNA to collaborate with FNJ (ht 12/03/2015)

Journalists demand withdrawal of case against Gaule, Devkota (kp 04/03/2015), Case against journos withdrawn (kp 05/03/2015)

Corruption Reporters On Target, by Narayan Prasad Ghimire (rn 15/02/2015)

Madhesi journalists stage rally (ht 12/02/2015)

‘Journos’ role pivotal for waste mgmt and city beautification’ (kp 07/02/2015)

FNJ warns of protests if journalists act not implemented (rep 04/02/2015)

Discussion on curricula for journalism education: Experts say students lack books in Nepali (ht 31/01/2015)

Manual, website launched for journo safety (kp 21/01/2015)

Women journos still under-represented in media: Report (ht 17/01/2015)

FNJ submits five-point demand to govt (ht 06/01/2015)
Documents / Websites

Reporters without Borders on Nepal

Supporting Safety of Journalists in Nepal. Paris, August 2016



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