Deepak Adhikari is an investigative journalist based in Kathmandu, Nepal. He is currently the editor of Nepal Check, a fact-checking platform in Nepal. From March 2020 to July 2022, he was the editor of South Asia Check, Nepal's pioneering fact-checking outlet. His areas of work include Nepal's politics, geopolitics, foreign investments, tourism and human trafficking. His work has appeared in several international outlets including Al Jazeera English, TIME magazine, The Caravan magazine, Nikkei Asian Review, The Guardian, among others.
Nepal Check explains how a sustained campaign by art enthusiasts and community members is helping restore Nepal’s cultural heritage.
Fact-checking a Nepalese Prime Minister's false claims on Covid-19 pandemic.