Anonymous sources in newspapers of October 16
South Asia Check / October 18, 2017
Kantipur report headlined “Nepali Congress and Nepal Loktantrik Forum unify” by Kulchandra and Yajnash datelined Kathmandu has quoted unnamed sources in two instances: A Nepali Congress sources and a leader close to Deuba.
Nagarik report headlined “Parliamentarians distribute Rs 10 billion right ahead of the expiry of their terms” by Dilip Paudel datelined Kathmandu has quoted unnamed sources in four instances: A source in three instances and an official at the Ministry of Finance.
Nagarik report headlined “Parties lack preparations” by Mani Dahal datelined Kathmandu has quoted an unnamed sources in two instances: A staffer at the Election Commission and a standing committee member of the CPN-UML.
The Himalayan Times report headlined “Top leaders throw in their hats for PR polls” datelined Kathmandu has quoted unnamed sources in two instances: A source close to the CPN (Maoist Center) and a source close to the CPN-UML. This report does not carry a byline.
The Himalayan Times report headlined “Parties file closed lists of candidates” by Arjun Paudel datelined Kathmandu has quoted an unnamed source in one instance: A Nepali Congress source.
The Kathmandu Post report headlined “Parties submit lists of PR candidates” datelined Kathmandu has quoted unnamed sources in six instances: EC officials, NC sources, sources in three instances and a party source. This report does not carry a byline. PR is short for proportional representation, EC for Election Commission and NC for Nepali Congress.
The Kathmandu Post report headlined “Nearly 1,300 Nepalis lose job in Qatar” datelined Kathmandu has quoted an unnamed source in one instance: An official at the Nepali embassy in Qatar. This report does not carry a byline.
Republica report headlined “Eleventh-hour negotiations delay filing of candidacies” datelined Kathmandu has quoted unnamed sources in two instances: An official and another official. This report does not carry a byline.
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