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From the Kathmandu Press: Monday, August 27, 2018

Major Nepali and English broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu on continue to highlight stories about the rape and murder of Nirmala Pant in Kanchanpur district of far-western Nepal. Most of the newspapers have narrated the progress reported from the fresh investigation. Nepal is hosting the fourth BIMSTEC summit on Thursday and Friday later this week, […]

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 […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Thursday, August 23, 2018

Major Nepali and English broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu on Thursday have highlighted a host of issues from political, sociocultural and economic spheres of the country. The government is introducing new bills one after another as it is under the pressure to implement new laws so as to ensure citizens get fundamental rights envisioned in […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Major Nepali and English broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu Valley on Wednesday have given priority to a host of issues. The government has registered a new bill in a bid to protect citizens’ right to privacy, but stakeholders have feared that it might curtain press freedom and right to information. Many newspapers have published various […]

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 […]