Anonymous sources in newspapers of December 4
South Asia Check / December 5, 2015
Kantipur report headlined “Parties forge common stance” by Durga Khanal and Kulchandra Neupane datelined Kathmandu has quoted an unnamed source and another unnamed leader.
Kantipur report headlined “Supply will ease if constitution amended” datelined New Delhi has quoted an unnamed official from Nepal’s foreign ministry. The report does not carry a byline.
Annapurna Post report headlined “India urges Nepal to take amendment process ahead” by Santosh Ghimire datelined Kathmandu has quoted an unnamed official, and another official from the Nepali embassy in India.
Annapurna Post report headlined “People unrelated to climate visit Paris at public expense” by Pitamber Sigdel datelined Kathmandu has quoted an unnamed source from the Ministry of Environment, another unnamed official from a donor agency in Nepal, and a high-level official from the ministry.
Nagarik report headlined “Blockade will end soon: Thapa”, which appears in box within the main news headlined “’Decisive talks’ for reopening customs points” by Mani Dahal and Balkrishna Adhikari datelined Kathmandu, has quoted an unnamed source from the prime minister’s residence Baluwatar.
The Himalayan Times report headlined “Resolve provincial boundaries row within six months, suggests India” by Lekhanath Pandey datelined Kathmandu has quoted a highly-placed source.
Republica report headlined “Indian officials demand bribe to let trucks cross border” by Raju Adhikari datelined Jhapa has quoted an unnamed source.
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