Why we migrate?
It all started with monarchy and centralized authoritarian, Hindu caste base style of governance, were only people in centers like Kathmandu, Pokhara, Biratnagar, Janakpur, Jhapa etc. 718 more words
Students in Palpa mistook visiting journalists for Maoists and fled, fearing abduction
JB PUN MAGAR
17 SEPT 2004
Aside from closing down most schools, the Maoists have intensified the forced indoctrination of children in west Nepal as part of a recruitment campaign. 921 more words
JB PUN MAGAR in PALPA
The Maoists say their ‘People’s Liberation Army’ (PLA) is 35,000-strong. Why, then, did the UN team, led by General Jan Erik Wilhelmsen, see barely 200 soldiers at each of the proposed cantonment sites in Kailali, Surkhet, Rolpa, Palpa, Kabhre, Sindhuli, and Ilam? 168 more words