Anonymous sources in newspapers of June 13
South Asia Check / June 16, 2017
Kantipur report headlined “Irregularities worth Rs 750 million in 87 cases” by Krishna Gyawali datelined Kathmandu has quoted unnamed sources in eight instances: A source from the Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) in two instances, sources in five instances and a senior official.
Nagarik report headlined “Kickbacks involved in compost manure procurement” by Dilip Paudel datelined Kathmandu has quoted unnamed sources in three instances: A source from the National Planning Commission, a high-level source from Ministry of Agricultural Development and an official from Ministry of Agricultural Development.
Nagarik report headlined “New pyramid scheme started to swindle public” by KP Dhungana datelined Kathmandu has quoted an unnamed source in one instance: An officer involved in investigation.
The Himalayan Times report headlined “Electricity woes in Bhairahawa SEZ” by Sujan Dhungana datelined Kathmandu has quoted unnamed sources in two instances: An official from the Special Economic Zone Authority and sources associated with the Nepal Electricity Authority.
The Himalayan Times report headlined “NAC failure to pay Iran 11,280 euros hits flights” datelined Kathmandu has quoted unnamed sources in four instances: an official, senior captain, officials from Nepal Airlines Corporation and an official. This story doesn’t carry a byline.
The Kathmandu Post headlined “CIAA summons TSC chairman, member” by Prithvi Man Shrestha datelined Kathmandu has quoted unnamed sources in five instances: officials from Commission for Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA), an official from CIAA, a source, an official and a source from CIAA.
Republica report headlined “From Surkhet to Jumla” by Subhash Ghimire and Gunaraj Luintel datelined Kathmandu has quoted unnamed source in one instance: One local resident.
Republica report headlined “Charles Sobhraj undergoes heart surgery at Gangalal Hospital” datelined Kathmandu has quoted unnamed sources in two instances: a source at Hospital and sources. This story doesn’t carry a byline.
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