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From the Kathmandu Press: Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Election-related coverage continues to dominate the front page of major broadsheet dailies published in Kathmandu. On their Tuesday edition, the newspapers have given space to a wide range of issues related to the elections: from candidate profiles to the effect the polls are going to have on the economy. Here’s a summary of stories that […]

Opinion makers in the Kathmandu Press: November 7, 2017

Many Nepali and English newspapers published from Kathmandu on Tuesday have carried out opinion pieces that analyse election manifestoes issued by major political parties in the run-up to provincial and federal parliamentary elections. The opinion writers have focused on how practical and implementable the promises are. Besides, other contemporary political, economic and social issues have […]

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. […]

Opinion makers in the Kathmandu Press: November 5, 2017

The focus on politics seems unlikely to fade away in opinion pages of major Nepali and English broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu as the country is heading towards key elections scheduled for November 26 and December 7. Various speculations about election results and arguments about what leadership needs to do in the future have dominated […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Friday, November 3, 2017

A day after the Election Commission-set date to file candidacy for the FPTP seats of the federal parliament and the provincial assemblies, almost all newspapers published in Kathmandu on Friday have given priority to reports on the polls. Here’s a summary of reports published on the front pages of Friday’s edition of broadsheet dailies: Important […]

Opinion makers in the Kathmandu Press: November 3, 2017

As the first phase of provincial and federal parliamentary elections is just 23 days away, most of opinion articles published in major Nepali and English broadsheets today are concerned about multiple dimensions of elections. Besides, other contemporary political, social and economic issues have also received attention. Economics of elections In Nepal Samacharpatra today, Rup Narayan […]