Anonymous sources in newspapers of November 23
South Asia Check / November 25, 2015
The Kathmandu Post report headlined “CDO recalled” datelined Kathmandu has quoted unnamed “highly-placed sources” in one instance. The report does not carry a byline.
The Kathmandu Post report headlined “Govt decides to quell violence” by Manish Gautam datelined Kathmandu has quoted an unnamed high-level police official.
The Himalayan Times report headlined “Three killed, 25 injured in police firing” by Byas Shankar Upadhyay datelined Rajbiraj has quoted unnamed sources in one instance.
Republica report headlined “Death toll reaches three in Saptari clash” by Jitendra Kumar Jha datelined Rajbiraj has quoted an unnamed eyewitness.
Republica report headlined “Govt may seek army support if no improvement in 3 days” datelined Kathmandu has quoted an unnamed official. The report does not carry a byline.
Republica report headlined “Delays dogging Nepal-China fuel pact” by Sujan Dhungana datelined Kathmandu has quoted a source from the Ministry of Commerce and Supply.
Republica report headlined “Bureaucratic ways untouched by public plight” by Arjun Poudel datelined Kathmandu has quoted an official from the Ministry of Health and Population.
Annapurna Post report headlined “Indian traders make no man’s land smuggling point” by Kranti Shah datelined Birgunj quotes an Indian national.
Nagarik report headlined “Preparations to moblise Army on highways and border points” by KP Dhungana datelined Kathmandu has quoted a source from the meeting and another source from a security agency.
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