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'Amnesty provisions' in TRC bill violate int'l law, say HR bodies

SANTOSH GHIMIRE
KATHMANDU, April 17: Amnesty International (AI), Human Rights Watch (HRW), and the International Commission of Jurists (ICJ) have expressed grave concern over the ´provision of amnesty´ contained in the recently-tabled Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) bill in the Nepal´s Parliament.

Issuing a statement in New York on Thursday, the three international human rights bodies urged the Nepali lawmakers to reject problematic provisions of the TRC bill which are against international law. [More]

  Cover up for skipped sleep  
  BY THE WEEK BUREAU  
 
Do you wake up fatigued and sluggish in the morning after brief hours of sleep in the night? We all know that sleeping as much as needed is crucial for health. But then, we have that work we brought home from office, or a college assignment due the next day, or a late night cricket match we don’t want to miss. As a result, we sleep late and wake up tired and foggy.

How to stay energetic despite sleep deprivation? Is it possible for our body to function well in less than the required hours of sleep?

 
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