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From the Kathmandu Press: Sunday, August 26, 2018

Major Nepali and English broadsheet newspapers published from Kathmandu on Sunday have given the top priority to various issues surrounding the rape and murder of a teenage girl, Nirmala Pant, in Mahendranagar of Kanchanpur district, around a month ago. The government and the Nepal Police are under fire for delaying the investigation process and demonstrations […]

Oli govt needs to correct its course: NC leader Acharya

Kathmandu, August 23 Nepali Congress senior leader Mahesh Acharya says that a government with two-third majority had the opportunity to do so many things, but the ruling alliance is spending time on petty endevours. Former Minister Acharya, in an interview with Onlinekhabar, said that instead of wasting time and energy on a tussle with the […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Two that have been featured in all newspapers with a priority are: the alleged murder of former ambassador Keshav Jha in Kathmandu; and the obstruction of vegetable brokers and traders to a government monitoring team at Kalimati fruit and vegetable market. Some newspapers have also highlighted a report prepared by the Commission for the Investigation […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Monday, August 20, 2018

Nepali and English broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu on Monday have given priority to a host of issues from political, sociocultural and economic spheres. Supreme Court Justice Deepak Raj Joshee, who is on a home leave for two weeks after being rejected for the position of Chief Justice, has decided to extend his leave for […]

Govt activities made people detest federalism, claims Mahat

Pokhara, August 17 Nepali Congress leader Prakash Sharan Mahat says various actions and activities of the government has forced people to detest federalism. Joint General Secretary of the main opposition party says federalism in Nepal is heading towards failure and the current government will be held responsible for it. Commenting that excessive taxes imposed on […]

Nepali Congress accuses govt of discouraging private sector

Kathmandu, August 16 The main opposition party, Nepali Congress, has accused the incumbent KP Sharma Oli-led government of discouraging the involvement of private sector in the national economy. The party’s Central Working Committee member Ram Sharan Mahat, who led the Ministry of Finance several times over past three decades, says such a policy of the […]