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From the Kathmandu Press: Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Major Nepali and English newspapers published from Kathmandu on Wednesday have prioritised issues about upcoming provincial and federal parliamentary elections. Some newspapers have highlighted the transfer of some chief district officers claiming the decision was against election code of conduct. Likewise, the ineffectiveness of voter education programme has also been highlighted in many papers. A […]

Opinion makers in the Kathmandu Press: Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Op-ed editors of major broadsheet dailies published in Kathmandu on Tuesday have focused on different aspects of the upcoming elections and how the electoral process is becoming expensive for candidates. Here’s a quick summary of what opinion makers are talking about in the press today: The economics and politics of elections With the first round […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Major Nepali and English newspapers published from Kathmandu on Tuesday have given the priority to issues related to upcoming provincial and federal parliamentary elections. As the country witnessed a number of attacks on candidates, a meeting between Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba and chiefs of security bodies has received prominence in most of newspapers. Important […]

Opinion makers in the Kathmandu Press: Monday, November 20, 2017

Almost all broadsheet dailies published in Kathmandu on Monday have given space to election-related articles on their op-ed pages. Here we have a summary of some of the notable op-ed pieces published on Monday:   ‘Polls don’t resolve differences on country’s structure’ Nepal prepares for provincial and parliamentary elections, which are scheduled to be held […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Monday, November 20, 2017

The first phase of provincial and federal parliamentary elections is just six days away; but incidents of attacks on candidates are also on the rise. In this context, most of major Nepali and English newspapers published from Kathmandu on Monday have prioritised concerns raised by the Nepali Army over poll security in their front pages. […]

Opinion makers in the Kathmandu Press: Sunday, November 19, 2017

Op-ed editors of broadsheet dailies published in Kathmandu on Sunday have chosen a wide range of issues, many of which of are either economic or political. Election continues to dominate the op-ed pages with articles on political parties, the electoral system and the soaring costs for a candidate to contest the elections.   ‘The country […]