Press release on the killing of a Nepali national at Nepal-India border today

Press Release The Government of Nepal condemns the killing of an innocent Nepali national Mr. Govinda Gautam today due to fire opened by the Indian security forces at Nepal-India border near Anandabazar at Punarbas Municipality, Ward No. 8 of Kanchanpur District. The Government of Nepal has already taken up this matter with serious concern at higher diplomatic level of the [ Read More … ]

Press Release regarding brutal attack in the military hospital in Kabul

Press Release   The Government of Nepal is deeply saddened by the news of brutal attack in the military hospital in Kabul yesterday killing dozens of people and injuring many others. The Government of Nepal, in line with its principled position, unequivocally condemns terrorism in all its forms and manifestations. While wishing early recovery of those injured, the Government of [ Read More … ]

Press Release: 34th Session of the Human Rights Council in Geneva, 01 Mar 2017

Press Release   Hon. Minister for Foreign Affairs Dr. Prakash Sharan Mahat met with the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, H.E. Mr. Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein at the Palais des Nations in Geneva this afternoon and exchanged views on human rights situation in Nepal. Discussions were held on the implementation of the new federal constitution to ensure human rights [ Read More … ]

Press Release: Hon. Minister for Foreign Affairs’ address to the High-level Segment of the 34th Session of the Human Rights Council in Geneva

Press Release   Hon. Dr. Prakash Sharan Mahat, Minister for Foreign Affairs, addressed the High-level Segment of the 34th Session of the Human Rights Council in Geneva this afternoon. Hon. Minister emphasized on the universal, indivisible, interrelated and interdependent nature of all human rights and called for a holistic look for better promotion and protection of human rights everywhere. He [ Read More … ]

Press Release: 34th Session of the Human Rights Council in Geneva

Press Release   Hon. Dr. Prakash Sharan Mahat, Minister for Foreign Affairs, attended the inaugural session of the 34th Session of the Human Rights Council in Geneva today. The inaugural session was addressed, among others, by the President of the UN General Assembly, the Secretary-General of the United Nations, and the High Commissioner for Human Rights. The inauguration session was [ Read More … ]