South Asia Briefing: Complaint Registrations on Enforced Disappearance Begin, Afghanistan Rejects US Report on Rights Violations

A round-up of the most important stories from the South Asian region NEPAL: CIEDP begins complaint registrations On the first day of the opening of complaint registration, Nepal’s Commission of Investigation on Enforced Disappeared Persons (CIEDP) received 15 complaints. The Kathmandu Post report questions whether there was adequate […]

Reams of papers of bureaucracy. Credit: manoftaste-de/Flickr, CC BY 2.0.

A Lesson in Plagiarising

I recently took up a teaching post in Ranchi as visiting faculty at the Department of Rural Management, Xavier Institute of Social Service. In the first assignment to my class, I noticed that all the students were ‘cutting and pasting’ without proper citation and referencing. Seeing an article […]