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Opinion makers in the Kathmandu Press: November 15, 2017

Opinion writers and editors in major Nepali and English broadsheets published from Kathmandu today have focused on multiple issues about provincial and federal parliamentary elections scheduled for November 26 and December 7. Some analysts, however, have chosen to write about other contemporary political, socio-cultural and economic issues. Meaninglessness of manifestoes Purushottam Dahal in his lead […]

Bibeksheel Sajha to advocate for directly elected executive PM

Kathmandu, November 9 The newly established Bibeksheel Sajha Party says it will advocate to establish a directly elected executive prime ministerial system as the form of governance in Nepal. The party has stated its choice in its manifesto prepared for upcoming provincial and federal parliamentary elections. The manifesto will be made public tomorrow. “As the […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Wednesday, November 8, 2017

As the dates for provincial and federal parliamentary elections are coming closer, major Nepali and English broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu have prioritised issues related to elections. Many newspapers have published stories focusing on specific constituencies where the competition will be interesting to watch due to different reasons. The leftist alliance of CPN-UML and CPN-Maoist […]

Congress is restless fearing the end of its golden era: Leftist alliance

Kathmandu, November 7 Leaders of the leftist alliance have commented on Tuesday that the Nepali Congress is restless after learning about possible unity of major communist party as the unification will end the ‘golden era of luxury’ that the Congress has been enjoying till the date. Leaders of the CPN-UML and the CPN-Maoist Centre have […]

RPP ‘vows’ to revive monarchy, Hindu state in election manifesto

Kathmandu, November 7 Deputy Prime Minister Kamal Thapa-led Rastriya Prajatantra Party on Tuesday has unveiled is manifesto for upcoming provincial and federal parliamentary elections scheduled for November 26 and December 7. The party in the manifesto has said it will work to revive monarchy and Hindu state in the country. The party has said monarchy […]

Opinion makers in the Kathmandu Press: November 6, 2017

Major Nepali and English dailies published from Kathmandu have focused on issues revolving around upcoming provincial and federal parliamentary elections. All newspapers have more than one article over various dimensions of elections. For implementation of manifestoes Junar Babu Basnet in his column for Gorkhapatra discusses commitments made by major political parties in their election manifestoes. […]