Anonymous sources in newspapers of November 28
South Asia Check / November 29, 2016
Annapurna Post report headlined “Amendment looks distant” by Rewati Sapkota datelined Kathmandu has quoted an unnamed source and a minister.
Annapurna Post report headlined “Draft that cost Rs 450 million now useless” by Raju Baskota datelined Kathmandu has quoted an unnamed official from the Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation.
Kantipur report headlined “Karki had been recommended for suspension” by Krishna Gywali datelined Kathmandu has quoted two unnamed former officers from the National Planning Commission.
Kantipur report headlined “Ramdev invested in Nepal without permission” by Krishna Acharya datelined Kathmandu has quoted an unnamed source and three government officials.
Kantipur report headlined “Government- KC talks fail” datelined Kathmandu has quoted an unnamed member of KC’s talks team. It has no byline.
Nagarik report headlined “Prime minister cuts short meeting to attend Ramdev’s function” by Bhasha Sharma datelined Kathmandu has quoted an unnamed source from the cabinet.
Nagarik report headlined “Dahal dreads Article 274” by Rudra Khadka datelined Kathmandu has quoted an unnamed source.
Nagarik report headlined “Remove the VC and dean” by Deepak Dahal datelined Kathmandu has quoted an unnamed doctor.
Republica report headlined “NC, Maoist leaders at odds with own MPs over delineation” by Kosh Raj Koirala datelined Kathmandu has quoted an unnamed leader from the CPN (Maoist Centre).
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!