NUWAKOT— In a bid to intensify discussion on compliance of code of conduct in the changing pattern of media with the technological advancement, the Press Council Nepal (PCN) has initiated ‘Digital Dialogue Programme on Journalist Code of Conduct’ in Bidur of Nuwakot on Tuesday.
The Council has a plan to gradually replicate this programme to other parts of the country.
PCN member Gopal Budhathoki said the programme was initiated from Nuwakot keeping in mind the status and challenges of today’s digital era and wider changes witnessed in journalism sector.
He also urged journalists not to remain scared of practicing journalism due to new code.Follow @gorkhapost
NA chair stresses on quality and vocational education
KATHMANDU- Chairman of National Assembly (NA) Ganesh Prasad Timilsina has said that the vocational and quality education were the first priority of the state.
Inaugurating the golden jubilee programme of Pashupati Secondary School of Modi Rural Municipality today, NA chair Timilsina said that technical and quality based education were the foundation of the prosperity of the nation.
On another note, he shared that 339 existing laws will be amended until March 5 and 124 new laws will be enacted.
Similarly, Gandaki Province Industry, Tourism, Forest and Environment Minister Bikas Lamsal said that the provincial government was urging federal government to declare Pokhara as tourism capital.
Speaking in the same programme, Pakistani ambassador to Nepal Mazhar Javed said that age old ties between Nepal and Pakistan will be further strengthened and partnership would be fostered in the education sector as well.Follow @gorkhapost