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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)

Update journalism curricula: Experts (kp 03/12/2014)

FNJ says attack on journalist Adhikari premeditated (ht 30/11/2014)

PJ Club warns of boycotting Saarc events (kp 20/11/2014)

‘Journos followed election code’ (ht 18/11/2014)

Country needs more women scribes: Rijal (ht 04/11/2014)

Journos protest police action (ht 10/10/2014)

Woman journalists stress on joint effort (ht 18/09/2014)

Experts advise on revising journalism programmes: Experts say the curricula should be revised as per the international standards (kp 16/09/2014)

Show seriousness to implement Working Journalists Act: FNJ (ht 12/09/2014)

Journalist arrested for publishing false news (kp 03/09/2014)

Three journalists to be honoured with National Journalism Award (ht 03/09/2014)

FNJ to encourage women journalists (ht 14/08/2014)

The truth about facts: It’s a thin line between using news sources and being used by them (nt 18/07/2014), Nothing but contempt: Under the new draft bill, it would not be possible to write this column, by Binita Dahal (nt 18/07/2014)

Preliminary hearing on contempt case against journalists concludes (kp 03/07/2014)

Professionalism In Erring Press, by P. Kharel (rn 26/05/2014)

FNJ demands promotion of female journos (kp 23/05/2014)

2 in fray for FNJ presidency (kp 27/04/2014), FNJ to slash number of convention participants (kp 29/04/2014), Race For FNJ Helm Heats Up, by Narayan Upadhyay (rn 30/04/2014), FNJ candidates intensify their campaigns as elections near (ht 02/05/2014), Journalists’ mega meet begins today (kp 03/05/2014), FNJ’s general convention kicks off in capital (ht 04/05/2014), FNJ votes to elect leadership (kp 05/05/2014), Bista new FNJ president as left-wing panel reigns (ht 06/05/2014), Pressing problems: The Federation of Nepali Journalists should rise above partisan interests (kp 09/05/2014)

Press Chautari-RJA alliance for FNJ election (kp 25/04/2014)

Poudel bags journalism award (kp 25/04/2014)

Risal bags Ambika Oli journalism award (kp 21/04/2014)

FNJ chief slams parties (ht 14/04/2014)

Journalist attacked (ht 03/04/2014)

Waste management training for journalists (ht 11/03/2014)

Bhattarai elected FNJ Kantipur president (kp 04/03/2014), Koirala elected president of FNJ Republica chapter (rep 04/03/2014)

Shrestha acquitted of court contempt charge (kp 26/02/2014), Media should exercise restraint: SC (ht 26/02/2014)

Plea to provide security to radio journalists (ht 16/02/2014)

Female journos to fight against GBV: WWJ has decided to devise five-year strategy to reduce sexual harassments in media offices, by Weena Pun (kp 31/01/2014)

Govt called to Implement working Journo’s Act (kp 27/01/2014)

CIAA Chief, journalists engage in altercation; situation goes tense (nn 12/01/2014), CIAA chief goes nuts over betel nuts, by Bhim Ghimire (kp 13/01/2014), Fracas at CIAA chief’s press briefing: Three scribes hurt in police action to disrupt protest against Karki (ht 13/01/2014), Grilled by journos on betel nut scam, CIAA chief loses his cool, by Ajit Tiwari (rep 13/01/2014)

Nagarik editor’s car vandalised (kp 08/01/2014), Attack bid on Nagarik editor flayed (kp 09/01/2014), Police close in on Nagarik editor's assailants (rep 09/01/2014)

Minimum wage to journos bleak: MRFC (nn 25/12/2013)

Journalist murder bid: Journos demand security, action against the guilty (kp 12/11/2013), Rights body condemns attack (kp 12/11/2013)

FNJ emergency helpline active (rep 14/10/2013)

Interaction on ensuring journos’ safety Media panel,freedom of expression cell in NHRC sought (ht 05/10/2013)

Scribe held for defaming tycoon: Billionaire’s scion seeks millions in damages (ht 01/10/2013), FNJ condemns Share Bazaar editor’s arrest (nn 01/10/2013)

‘Journos still under threat’ (ht 10/09/2013), Nepal Still A Dangerous Place For Journalists (rep 10/09/2013)

7-point declaration on rights of women journos (ht 10/08/2013)

Security situation of journalists relatively stable in Nepal: UNESCO's Nepal office chief Plathe (nn 26/07/2013)

Periphery of news: Despite professional hazards, local journalists continue to play crucial watchdog role. But at what cost?, by Anurag Acharya (nt 05/07/2013)

Journalists on harassment spree: Traders, by Bhusan Yadav (kp 24/06/2013) [??]

Journos’ arrest flayed (kp 22/06/2013), Journo charged with cyber crime: Arrested for writing ‘indecent’ story about women’s college (ht 22/06/2013), Online journos likely to be freed today (ht 24/06/2013), Release journos: Freedom Forum (ht 25/06/2013)

Chinese lessons for Nepali journalists (ht 16/06/2013)

UN project to ensure safety of journalists (ht 08/06/2013)

Don’t restrict scribes’ activities: NHRC (kp 28/05/2013)

Minimum wage pledge for journos (ht 28/05/2013)

Annapurna Post journalist threatened (ht 27/05/2013)

Council concerns: The Nepal Press Council has become embroiled in yet another controversy, accused now of slander against a number of journalists, by Kamal Dev Bhattarai (kp 25/05/2013)

Court rules for journalists draw flak (ht 21/05/2013), Forum seeks access for all journos to courtroom (kp 22/05/2013)

ANIJ decides to hold two-day conference: To be organised in Pokhara (ht 19/05/2013)

Journalists injured in police action (ht 07/05/2013)

RSS journalist assaulted (ht 04/05/2013)

Safe to speak: The task is to secure freedom of expression in all media, by Axel Plathe (kp 03/05/2013)

Journos displaced following threats still unable to return to work area (nn 03/05/2013)

Apex court restricts journos’ movement (kp 01/05/2013), SC bars journos from visiting courtrooms (ht 01/05/2013), Apex court denies journos access to courtroom (kp 03/05/2013), SC: Not against court access to journalists (kp 04/05/2013) [The separation of powers has ended!!]

Journo told to leave courtroom (kp 30/04/2013) [???], Contempt of journalists: The ejection of reporter Khadka reveals the contempt the bureaucracy have for journalists (kp 01/05/2013)

ANIJ meet on June 9 (ht 16/04/2013)

Rhythm of journalism, by Dharma Adhikari (rep 10/04/2013)

ANIJ to protest against FNJ policy (ht 27/03/2013)

FNJ meet ends with 15-pt declaration, by Lal Prasad Sharma (kp 25/03/2013), FNJ Pokhara meet ends: Dispute had arisen over the issue of inclusion (ht 25/03/2013) [What is true for politics, judiciary, administration, teachers, etc. is also true for the media: They are a non-inclusive lot!!!]

Scribes call for developing FNJ as trade union (ht 23/03/2013)

Eyes On the Journalist: A Risky Profession, by Hanneke Vagenende (sp 22/03/2013)

Disabled journos seek FNJ representation (kp 06/03/2013)

Despite odds Women doing good in journalism, by Kamal Dev Bhattarai (kp 05/03/2013)

Attack on journo Bastola flayed (kp 04/03/2013)

Journos working amid threats, by Manoj Basnet (kp 03/02/2013)

Post scribe threatened with life (kp 31/01/2013)

FNJ fears for scribes’ safety: Journos’ safety must be guaranteed: NHRC (kp 24/01/2013), YCL warns 10 journalists of Dekendra’s fate:  Attacks newspaper office, destroys computers, chairs, tables (ht 24/01/2013), 22 journalists flee district (kp 25/01/2013), Dailekh-based journalists flee to Surkhet after cadres of ruling Maoist threaten to kill them (nn 25/01/2013), Stoking fears: PM must look past party politics to the safety of all, including journalists (kp 25/01/2013), Without media, Dailekh feels the chill: Three newspapers and two local FM stations halt work after 22 journalists flee district, by Prakash Adhikari (kp 26/01/2013), Journos seek safety guarantee, by Motilal Poudel (kp 27/01/2013), Dailekh struggles to conquer unease: Officials’ transfer causes insecurity (ht 27/01/2013), FNJ team to aid Dailekh scribes (kp 29/01/2013), Displaced journalists return to Dailekh a week after Maoist threats to their lives (nn 29/01/2013), Displaced scribes back in Dailekh, by Prakash Adhikari (kp 31/01/2013)

UN calls for greater efforts to protect journalists (nn 10/01/2013)

Indigenous journalists’ national jamboree in mid-June (ht 06/01/2013)

Top cop threatens to ‘finish off’ TV journo (kp 12/12/2012)

Pokhara Post scribe threatened (kp 03/11/2012)

UCPN (M) ‘threatens’ radio journalists (kp 22/10/2012)

Plan to launch diploma in journalism (ht 21/10/2012)

PM pledges 'special retirement package' for journos (nn 22/09/2012)

Journos’ regional workshop on climate change (kp 25/08/2012)

Young journalists in Nepal need to report factually, by Nistha Rayamajhi (rep 10/08/2012)

Journo intimidated over news report (kp 06/08/2012)

24pc of journos women: Report (kp 04/08/2012)

Nation unsafe for journalists: Gaunle (ht 28/06/2012)

Social media helping Nepali journalists: Study (rep 22/06/2012)

Journalist threatened with life (kp 19/06/2012)

NTV acting chief punished for airing Oppn event live (kp 19/06/2012), NTV chief demoted for airing oppn rally, by Prakash Acharya (ht 19/06/2012)

97 percent journalists use Facebook: Report (kp 13/06/2012)

Banda enforcers attack press vehicles; PM, others condemn, by Nirjana Sharma (kp 21/05/2012), Attack on scribes continues (kp 22/05/2012), FNJ submits memorandum to home minister (rep 22/05/2012), Mediapersons underscore safety of press (ht 22/05/2012), Attacks on journalists unabated (ht 22/05/2012), Mofussil media protest attacks (kp 23/05/2012), FNJ panels to probe attacks on journos, media houses: Details of property damage to be assessed (ht 24/05/2012), Pressing againt violence: The attacks on the media must be taken very seriously as they are a direct attack on press freedom, by Shyam K.C. (kp 25/05/2012)

KC awarded 'Courageous Journalism Award' (rep 05/05/2012)

A dangerous job: Attacks against journalists have increased as the perpetrators are not being punished, by Meera Amatya (kp 04/05/2012)

Guarantee security of journos, govt told (ht 02/05/2012)

Journalist receives death threat (ht 29/04/2012)

Whose by-line is it any way?, by Bidushi Dhungel (kp 28/04/2012)

The plagiarist: Heeding journalistic ethics, by Dharma Adhikari (rep 25/04/2012)

Journalist receives death threat (ht 22/04/2012)

Journalism of deception: The power that comes with being a journalist in this city has led most to think that they can get away with anything, by Rubeena Mahato (nt 20/04/2012))

Press predators: The attacks on journalists undermines democratic culture (kp 10/04/2012), Journalists rap govt for failing to end impunity, protect press freedom (nn 11/04/2012)

Journalist attacked in Dang (nn 08/04/2012)

Journalist murdered in Jhapa (nn 04/04/2012), FNJ forms probe team to investigate murder of Jhapa journalist (nn 04/04/2012), Jhapa-based journalist slain in cold blood; killing causes furore, by Lila Baral and Chetan Adhikari (kp 05/04/2012), Sole breadwinner murdered, by Amar Khadka (rep 05/04/2012), Journo murder a mystery, by Raju Adhikari (rep 05/04/2012), Avenues TV correspondent murdered, by Kumar Luintel and Govind Chhetri (ht 05/04/2012), Death of a scribe (rep 05/04/2012), Journo Poudel’s killing draws widespread condemnation (kp 05/04/2012), Clarion call for action against journalist killers (ht 05/04/2012), Cowardly killing (ht 05/04/2012), Poudel’s killing lays bare state of nation’s journos: Families worried over their safety, by Rajendra Bhatta (ht 07/04/2012)

Women journalists submit memo to PM: Call for professional security, meaningful representation in decision-making (ht 25/03/2012)

Give journos minimum wage, says apex court (kp 06/02/2012), Walk the talk on journos’ pay, apex court tells government (ht 06/02/2012), FNJ to press for basic pay (kp 09/02/2012)

MoIC revises minimum wages of journalists (nn 04/01/2012), Govt revises journos’ pay (ht 05/01/2012)

FNJ takes govt to court (ht 27/01/2012)

Inebriated assistant CDO thrashes journos (rep 04/01/2012)

MoIC revises minimum wages of journalists (nn 04/01/2012)

Year that media suffered most: Kathmandu deemed safe; Tarai journos under frequent attack (ht 31/12/2011), Year that media suffered most (ht 01/01/2012)

Reporters without Borders on Nepal

Supporting Safety of Journalists in Nepal. Paris, August 2016

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