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Opinion makers in the Kathmandu Press: October 26, 2017

With the first phase of provincial and federal parliamentary elections coming closer, analysts and intellectuals of the country have concentrated themselves on various political issues and this is clearly reflected on opinion pages of major English and Nepali broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu on Thursday. Revival of Khum Bahadur Khadka: Reasons and implications Dipesh Ghimire […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Wednesday, October 25, 2017

As the countdown to the provincial and federal elections begins in Nepal, almost all daily papers are giving priority to poll-related stories on their front pages. Here’s a summary of the day’s main stories: Important Situation not as bad as imagined for NC says intel report L-R: Sher Bahadur Deuba and KP Sharma Oli The […]

Opinion makers in the Kathmandu Press: October 24, 2017

A host of political, economic and social issues have been highlighted by opinion makers and editors in the Kathmandu press today. Among them, articles related to contemporary political situation in the wake of the formation of leftist alliance and preparations for upcoming provincial and federal parliamentary elections have been most prioritised. Brain drain and human […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Monday, October 23, 2017

All major English and Nepali broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu on Monday have given the utmost priority to the nominations filed by first-past-the-post candidates for upcoming provincial and federal parliamentary elections scheduled to be held in 74 provincial and 37 federal constituencies of 32 districts on November 26. The papers have published stories focusing on […]

Opinion makers in the Kathmandu Press: October 19, 2017

Contemporary political, social and economic issues have been prioritised in major Nepali and English broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu today as well. As Nepalis are celebrating the five-day long Tihar festival, opinion writers and editors have also concentrated on various cultural issues including implications of such celebrations. Capitalism’s influence on festivals Chandrakishore in his column […]

Opinion makers in the Kathmandu Press: October 18, 2017

As usual, most of opinion makers and editors have concentrated on contemporary political issues in the newspapers published from Kathmandu today as well. As provincial and federal parliamentary elections are coming closer, more political issues are gaining attention of thinkers and analysts and this rise is clearly reflected in the opinion pages of national broadsheets. […]