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From the Kathmandu Press: Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Multiple political, socio-cultural and economic issues have been highlighted in the front page of Nepali and English newspapers published from Kathmandu today. The left alliance’s request to the Election Commission for announcing proportional representation poll results, preparations to appoint province chiefs and fix the date for National Assembly elections, delay in the purported unification between […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Sunday, December 31, 2017

Major Nepali and English newspapers published from Kathmandu on Sunday have prioritised a host of issues. The political issues that gained attention include the government’s preparations to appoint province chiefs and fix capitals of provinces and dissatisfaction seen in parties over the selection of proportional representation lawmakers. Likewise, statements of CPN-UML and CPN-Maoist Centre leaders […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Friday, December 29, 2017

After around two weeks of disagreements and disputes, major political parties are heading towards consensus over contents of the proposed National Assembly ordinance and President Bidya Devi Bhandari is likely to enact the law so as to facilitate the formation of upper House, major newspapers have published in the front page today. On the other […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Wednesday, December 27, 2017

A dispute between Kathmandu Metropolitan City’s Mayor and Deputy Mayor over the model of Ranipokhari reconstruction has received attention from all major Nepali and English newspapers published from Kathmandu on Wednesday. Some media reports have also carried stories to explain why the Mayor’s insistence on concrete walls around the historic pond is wrong. Besides that, […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Major Nepali and English newspapers published from Kathmandu on Tuesday have highlighted political issues over others. Most of front-page stories deal with the delay in resolving the ongoing dispute about National Assembly law formulation, unification between CPN-UML and CPN-Maoist Centre and the government formation. Other contemporary socio-cultural and financial issues have also got significant attention. […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Monday, December 25, 2017

Political parties have not reached any understanding about the election system to be adopted for the National Assembly and this stalemate is obstructing the new government formation process. All major newspapers published from Kathmandu today have highlighted internal strategies of the parties about the disputed ordinance and their preparations to implement their choices. The Supreme […]