Anonymous sources in newspapers of January 9
South Asia Check / January 10, 2016
Annapurna Post report headlined “Dispute over house rent of former president” by Govinda Pariyar datelined Kathmandu has quoted five unnamed sources: A highly-placed source, a source, another source, a source associated with the Ministry of Home Affairs, an official of the ministry.
Annapurna Post report headlined “End obstruction of medicine and fuel: UN” by Chiranjivi Dhungana datelined Kathmandu has quoted three unnamed sources: Three different sources.
Kantipur report headlined “Hollow promises!” by Akhanda Bhandari and Durga Khanal datelined Kathmandu has quoted one unnamed source: An official of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Republica report headlined “UK’s Prince Harry to visit Nepal this spring” datelined Kathmandu has quoted one unnamed source: sources at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The report does not carry a byline.
The Himalayan Times report headlined “Decision on fresh protest put off” datelined Kathmandu has quoted one unnamed source: a UDMF source. The report does not carry a byline.
This material is copyrighted but may be used for any purpose by giving due credit to southasiacheck.org.
- Fact Check Shashank Koirala significantly understates Nepal’s arable land area
- Fact Check PM’s suggestion of salt water gargle as home remedy for Covid is misleading
- Fact Check Old photo photoshopped to show Indian flag in February 10 demonstration
- Fact Check PM made four false claims in two recent speeches
- Fact Check PM wrong in saying Bimala Tamang won gold in 2014 Asiad
- Fact Check Writer Wagle grossly misquoted in viral meme
In Public InterestScientists worldwide in desperate search for COVID-19 drug South Asia Check has gathered insights on the trials and investigations for vaccines and drugs to tr... Read More
- Six things to know for cannabis legalization in Nepal
- Women ministers in Nepal
- Brace yourself for toxic winter air
- Nepal has no technology to test alleged use of oxytocin in fruits and vegetables
- Nepal is among 25 countries that deny women right to pass on citizenship to children independently