Category: Human Rights

Though the constitution gives right to the people to choose the religion they like and conduct prayers as they wish, Bhutan continues to enforce the policy of zero tolerance against Christianity. Bhutan government has not so far recognized any institutions or church for Christians. Buddhists are supported by the state to perform public functions and…

ECONOMISTS predict China will overtake the US to become the world’s largest economy by mid this century, if its unprecedented growth continues with the same pace as in last few decades. Alongside the economic boom, questions have also been raised as to whether this prosperity has reached the citizens in far flung villages. Many believe…

Q&A : With the census issue still unresolved, people without one not only face difficulties in pursuing higher studies, renewing licenses, travelling outside the country and transacting land, but also lose out on other opportunities like employment, economic and health treatment outside. Parliament member from Gelephu, Prem Kumar Gurung, pointed this out while questioning the…

A senior minister of the Sri Lankan government has indirectly hinted that there had been mass killing of Tamil people in the final days of government-Tamil Tiger war in 2009. Power minister Champika Ranawaka has reportedly warned that 100 more Mullivaikals will be created if Tamils in Sri Lanka follow the Tamil National Alliance (TNA)…

Following the death of 15-year old Sonam Wangchuk of Kamji School, his father has written a letter to the police seeking for further investigation. On the other hand, the principal is known for rampant corporal punishment in the school. On the morning of May 19, 15-year old Sonam Wangchuk made a plan with his four…

जिन्दगीका लक्ष्यहरु धेरै होलान तर खुशी जीवनको सर्वोत्तम लक्ष्य हो । जीउने जो सुकै प्राणी पनि खुशीमय जीवन चाहान्छ – मनुष्य होस वा जनावर । बेखुशी जीवन सार्थक नहुन सक्छ । विज्ञानको अध्यायनले के देखाएको छ भने खुशी बिनाको मानिसले आफ्नो बौद्धिक क्षमताको अधिकतम उपयोग गर्न सक्दैन । जब मानिसले बौद्धिक क्षमताको अधिकतम प्रयोग गर्न…