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Martyr’s mother files complaint against RJP

Posted on: Saturday, Jul 15, 2017

She said she was appalled at the sight of the statue built at Pakaha, Mainpur, martyr Patel’s hometown, because “he more looks like a Chinese than a Madhesi”. With this, RPPN’s program to unveil the statue of the martyr has been halted. “One party …

FA to keep protesting against local level polls

Posted on: Saturday, Jun 17, 2017

“Madhesi and Tharu people from Jhapa to Kanchanpur resorted to movement demanding their rights in the constitution,” Mahato said. He added that the ruling parties had signed an agreement with the FA to hold polls only after addressing the demands of …

Senior politician Bharat Bimal Yadav, who had signed the historic 12-point agreement on behalf of the Madhesi people, also opposed the government’s decision to defer election time and again. “Constitution amendment is the key demand of Madhes,” leader …

DEO seeks action against 122 schools

Posted on: Friday, Jun 9, 2017

Mithila Academy, Saraswoti English Boarding School, New Shishu Niketan, and Shubhashree English Boarding School, among others, have been found playing foul. DEO Karna said that they had written to the administration urging action for the defiance shown by …

FA announces fresh stir against polls

Posted on: Wednesday, May 10, 2017

FA leaders reminded the PM that the government did not increase the number of local levels in the Madhes or withdraw false cases slapped against the cadres and leaders of agitating Madhesi and Janajati forces. FA leader Rajendra Mahato said the PM assured …

46 proposals registered against amendment bill

Posted on: Saturday, Apr 29, 2017

The ruling parties, in an agreement with Madhesi parties, had agreed to register amendment proposals to the bill but no proposals have been registered so far. The time to register an amendment to the bill ends at 10 pm on Saturday. PM Pushpa Kamal Dahal …

At a time when Nepal is on the verge of holding local elections on May 14, the step taken by the Federal Alliance — an alliance of Madhesi and Janjati parties — added further complications in holding the three-tier elections — local, provincial and …

The rest will be divided among the pro-monarchy Rastriya Prajatantra Party (which attracts those dissatisfied with all post-2006 changes, including the abolition of monarchy) and the various Madhesi parties (which have been able to do well in niche areas …

Speaking at a ceremony held to pay tribute to the five Samyukta Loktantrik Madhesi Morcha (SLMM) cadres killed in police firing at the Rajbiraj Industrial Zone in Maleth, Yadav said that Kathmandu does not have the right to conduct local elections under …

NHRC urges UDMF not to disturb the UML’s ‘Mechi Mahakali National Campaign’ National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has expressed serious concerns over the recent activities of the United Democratic Madhesi Front (UDMF). CPN-UML and FSF-Nepal …

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About Mithila

Mithila is an ancient cultural region of South Nepal and North India lying between the lower ranges of the Himalayas and the Ganges River. The Nepal border cuts across the top fringe of this region. The Gandak and Kosi Rivers are rough western and eastern boundaries of Mithila. The Ramayana records a dynastic marriage between Prince Rama of Ayodhya and Sita, the daughter of Raja Janak of Mithila. The town of Janakpur, in the northern Nepali section of Mithila, is believed to be Janak's old capital.

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