Anonymous sources in newspapers of December 3
South Asia Check / December 4, 2016
Nagarik report headlined “Obstacles still remain in talks” by Deepak Dahal datelined Kathmandu has quoted unnamed sources in three instances: A source in two instances and a government official engaged in the dialogue.
Kantipur report headlined “Dean resigns” by Atul Mishra datelined Kathmandu has quoted unnamed sources in two instances: A source and a representative of Dr Govinda KC.
Kantipur report headlined “Pressure mounts from within ruling parties to withdraw amendment bill” by Kulchandra Neupane datelined Kathmandu has quoted unnamed sources in three instances: A source in two instances and a government minister.
The Kathmandu Post report headlined “Madhesi leaders float 3 proposals to end row” by Anil Giri datelined Kathmandu has quoted unnamed source in two instances: A leader privy to the meetings and a top leader from a party in government.
This material is copyrighted but may be used for any purpose by giving due credit to southasiacheck.org.
- Fact Check Entire Jumla is getting by on less than 1 MW of electricity
- Fact Check Rajendra Shrestha partially correct about communist party’s 1954 document
- Fact Check Mahato misreads constitutional provisions on altering provincial boundaries
- Media Quarterly report (Jan-Mar) on anonymous sources in newspapers
- Fact Check Govt’s 2016 energy document can’t be solely credited for reduction in load-shedding
- Fact Check How correct are Congress spokesman’s claims about white paper?
In Public InterestThere was a time when rice was Nepal’s major export item Several news reports and articles published in Gorkhapatra between 1974 and 1975 said the agricultur... Read More
- Communities that have been able to make it to parliament without reservation
- Birth date mismatch problem isn’t going away soon
- Few women elected to parliament under FPTP
- Six women elected to parliament under FPTP system
- Tall poll promises!