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Nepali student found dead in Dhaka
Dhaka Tribune
A Nepalese medical student was found dead in her hostel in the Bhatara area of Dhaka Tuesday afternoon after reportedly commiting suicide. A roomate of Binisha Shah said she returned to their accommodation at the hostel of Pioneer Dental College after an exam on Tuesday to find the student …MORE

Value of life
The Kathmandu Post
The Foreign Employment Promotion Board (FEPB) data shows that 4,322 Nepalis have died in 24 different destination countries from 2008/09 to 2014/15. Pravasi Nepali Coordination Committee (PNCC), an organisation that works for migrants’ rights, received 305 death cases (98 percent men) of …MORE

April 25, 2017

Kamal Thapa exaggerates Nepali migrant worker death numbersSouth Asia Check
According to a report by the International Labor Organization (ILO), 1004 Nepali migrant workers died in different countries in the fiscal year 2014/15.

April 25, 2017

Drowning victim was university student from Nepal
Clay Center Dispatch
GARRETSON, S.D. (AP) — Authorities say the young man who drowned in a South Dakota state park over the weekend was a student from Nepal …

April 24, 2017

Two Nepali youths lose lives in US over week: One killed in accident and other drowned
TEXAS (USA), April 24: Two Nepali youths living in USA have lost their lives over the last seven days in two different unfortunate events. One was …

April 16, 2017

Nepali migrant worker dies in Qatar
GAUSHALA, April 16: A Nepali migrant worker had reported died in Qatar last night. Ram Sharan Mandal, 40, of Jaleshwor Municipality-7, Mahottari …

April 06, 2017

Nepali migrant worker crushed to death in South Korea
The Kathmandu Post
Adhikari died after his head was crushed by a machine while working at around 11:30 am local time, it has been learnt. He used to work at a motor …

April 06, 2017

Nepali migrant worker dies in Saudi Arabia
Himalayan Times
MAHOTTARI: A Nepali migrant worker was found dead in a toilet of his quarters in Saudi Arabia on Wednesday night. The deceased has been …

April 03, 2017

Police rule out foul play in death of Nepali NTU graduate student
China Post
TAIPEI, Taiwan — A 32-year-old Nepalese student enrolled in a doctorate program at National Taiwan University (NTU) was found dead in his dorm on …

March 25, 2017

Nepali worker falls to his death at MACC building site
Free Malaysia Today
nepali-worker-dead1 PUTRAJAYA: A Nepali worker was killed after falling from a high-rise building onto a makeshift gondola in Precinct 7 here today, …

February 24, 2017

Nepali man found dead in India
The Kathmandu Post
Feb 24, 2017- A Nepali man was found dead with deep cut on his head at Dharchula in Pithoragarh of India on Friday morning. The deceased has …

February 20, 2017

Nepali migrant worker found dead in Qatar
RAJBIRAJ, Feb 20: A 35 – year – old Nepali migrant worker has been found dead in his room in Qatar. Ram Sardar from Jamuni Madhepura VDC of ..

February 15, 2017

Nepali girl found washed up at Sydney beach
The Kathmandu Post
Feb 15, 2017- A Nepali student has gone missing and the body of his friend, a 23-year-old girl, was found washed up at a Sydney beach in Australia …

February 4, 2017

Nepali couple found dead in Mansa
Chandigarh Tribune
Mansa: A couple was found hanging in their rented house at Jawaharke road area today. The couple belonged to Nepal and was living in Mansa …

February 1, 2017

Nepali stabs fellow Nepali migrant to death
Anna Note
Meanwhile, the deceased’s family has urged the government to bring Ukhira’s body back to Nepal and take a stern action against the guilty.

Nepali migrant worker’s body yet to arrive from Saudi Arabia
Anna Note
Two months have gone by since Bahadur Mandal of Toppa area of Wabhangamakatti VDC – 3 of Saptari died, but the delay in the arrival of his body …

January 31, 2017

Nepali female detainee falls dead at police station
Kuwait Times
KUWAIT: A 37-year-old absconding Nepalese female, who had been arrested and detained a week earlier at Salmiya police station, collapsed in …

Nepali worker dies in Malaysia
The Kathmandu Post
Prabin Jha of Deuri Bharuwa-3, Saptari was returning to his rented quarters when he was hit by a bus. The incident took place two days ago, …

January 30, 2017

Nepali woman, young child found dead in Australia
The Kathmandu Post
Jan 30, 2017- A Nepali woman and a child were found dead at a home in … Nepali embassy in Canberra and Consulate General in Melbourne said …

January 23, 2017

High risk and no return
Nepali times
Nepali workers borrow money, do not earn what they are promised, and if they die while abroad their families are cheated of compensation and face …

January 21, 2017

Report: 386 Nepalese migrant workers died here in 2016
Free Malaysia Today
Continuing trend of at least one Nepalese worker dying every day raises cause for concern with rights groups questioning failure to investigate actual …

January 20, 2017

Nepali student found dead in Sydney
The Kathmandu Post
The deceased has been identified as Niraj Lal Shrestha of Bafal, Kathmandu. Shrestha had arrived Sydney three years ago in a student visa. He was …

More than one Nepalis die in Malaysia every day
The Kathmandu Post
Jan 20, 2017- At least 386 Nepalis died in Malaysia in 2016, according to official statistics, putting the toll twice as high as in Qatar even as the two …

January 17, 2017

Nepalese worker found slain in playground
The Star Online
BUKIT MERTAJAM: A 26-year-old Nepalese man was found slashed to death at a children’s playground in Lorong Nagasari 1, Prai, here. The body of …

January 16, 2017

Remembering Nepali rapper Yama Buddha
Himalayan Times
When the news of the death of popular Nepali rapper Yama Buddha was released on January 14, it took only minutes for music community, other …

January 13, 2017

Lost in numbers
The Kathmandu Post
According to the Ministry of Labour and Employment, 1,004 Nepali migrant workers died abroad in fiscal 2014-15. The harrowing experience of the …

January 11, 2017

Wife dies in wait for husband’s body to arrive
Kamala’s husband died after being struck by a vehicle of the company he was working for in Saudi Arabia. His body is yet to arrive in Nepal …

January 8, 2017

NSW man dies while snorkelling0:27
Herald Sun
The tragic series of deaths started on Christmas Day when Sujan Adhikari, a Nepali student, died in Wattamolla Lagoon in the Royal National Park.

January 6, 2017

Four Nepali workers buried to death in India’s Himachal Pradesh
Online Khabar
Bhimduttanagar, Jan 5: Four Nepali workers working at a road construction project in Himachal Pradesh in India died after a mound fell on them while …

January 4, 2017

KBR defeats appeal in US over Nepal, Iraq trafficking
Thomson Reuters Foundation
Jan 3 (Reuters) – A U.S. appeals court on Tuesday refused to hold KBR Inc liable for alleged human trafficking, in connection with the 2004 kidnapping …

January 1, 2017

1 In Every 500 Nepalis Who Travel Abroad For Work Return In Coffins And Body Bags
About 10 percent of Nepal’s 28 million residents work abroad. They send back more than $6 billion a year, 30 per cent of the country’s revenues …