Nepal`s Maoist party wants cases against its cadre dropped

Nepal`s main opposition Unified Communist Party of Nepal demanded that there should be an agreement among parties to bring all the war-era cases under the jurisdiction and Reconciliation Commission or transitional justice mechanism.

Nepal Maoist accused of 2004 murder arrested

A Maoist activist in Nepal, accused of murdering a 16-year-old schoolboy in 2004, was on Sunday sent to judicial custody after the victim`s parents ended their 47-day fast-unto-death to demand justice for their son.