A central executive committee meeting of the FNJ
on Saturday directed its members to work with black arm bands from June 12-14, demonstrate by 'throwing' reporting materials - cameras, recorders, pens and notebooks - on the road in Maitighar Mandala in the capital city and organize an interaction of senior journalists in Kathmandu on June 15.
Issuing a press statement, the FNJ
condemned police highhandedness on the journalist.
Various rights groups as well as a FNJ
team that visited the district to probe the abduction concluded that the former Maoist rebels, who abducted and killed several journalists during their decade-long insurgency that ended in 2006, had abducted Shah.
In a statement, FNJ
condemned the police highhandedness.
Kantipur quoted former President of FNJ
and AJA-Nepal Chief Bishnu Nisthuri as saying journalists and media institutions were being targeted in the whole of South Asia.
In a press release issued here, FNJ
said it was deeply concerned over the "manhandling" of journalists working for different media houses.
KATHMANDU, May 5 -- The Federation of Nepali Journalists (FNJ
) has condemned the misbehaviour shown by protesters with mediapersons during the ongoing indefinite general strike called on by the UCPN (Maoist).
The representatives of the campaign, jointly coordinated by Federation of Nepali Journalists (FNJ
) Chairman Dharmendra Jha and Chairman of the Nepal Media Society Kailash Sirohiya, met Maoist Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal and UML Chairman Jhalanath Khanal yesterday and held discussion with NC acting President Sushi Koirala today.
NCCP consists of Federation of Nepali Journalists (FNJ
), Nepal Media Society, Television Broadcasters' Association, Broadcasting Association of Nepal and Association of Community Radio Broadcasters'.
President of the Federation of Nepali Journalists (FNJ
) Dharmendra Jha and Chairman of Nepal Media Society Kailash Sirohiya are jointly coordinating the efforts.
The NCCPC and Federation of Nepali Journalists (FNJ
), in a joint statement issued on Monday, have stated that the inter-party differences have taken its toll on the peace process and timely statute-drafting pushing the nation into the quagmire of confusion and crisis.
KATHMANDU, May 3 -- In a bid to put pressure on the political parties to find a way out to the protracted political stalemate, the media society and the Federation of Nepali Journalists (FNJ
) has launched the National Consensus Campaign for Peace and Constitution (NCCPC) on Monday.