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Immediately, Prime Minister and Nepali Congress president Deuba called on forces such as the Rastriya Prajatantra Party Nepal and Madhesi parties like Rastriya Janata Party Nepal (RJPN) and Federal Socialist Forum Nepal (FSFN) to join a “broader …

Following the adoption of the new Constitution in 2015, the ethnic Madhesi group, mostly of Indian-origin, protested for months, saying they were not getting enough territory in one of the states and were also facing discrimination. Violent clashes not …

Following the adoption of the new Constitution in 2015, the ethnic Madhesi group, mostly of Indian-origin, protested for months, saying they were not getting enough territory in one of the states and were also facing discrimination. Violent clashes not …

Following the adoption of the new Constitution in 2015, the ethnic Madhesi group, mostly of Indian-origin, protested for months, saying they were not getting enough territory in one of the states and were also facing discrimination. Violent clashes not …

Following the adoption of the new Constitution in 2015, the ethnic Madhesi group, mostly of Indian-origin, protested for months, saying they were not getting enough territory in one of the states and were also facing discrimination. Violent clashes not …

Madhesi protests from October 2015 to February 2016 had resulted in the closure of key trading points with India, triggering shortage of essential supplies in the land-locked country. The blockade of trade points with India ended in February after more …

RJPN rift deepens ahead of crucial meets

Posted on: Saturday, Jul 29, 2017

Some disgruntled leaders are also considering the possibility of forming a separate regional party comprising Madhesi and Tharu elements struggling for a separate province in the western Terai. A separate regional party focused mainly on the western plains …

Hindustan Times Five Madhesi parties unite ahead of local polls in NepalHindustan TimesFive prominent Madhes-based parties announced their unification on Thursday, becoming the fifth largest party in Nepal's Parliament. world Updated: Apr 20, 2017 21:49 IST. Anil Giri Hindustan Times, Kathmandu. five Madhesi parties unite. File photo of …Five Madhesi parties unify to form Rastriya […]

The road ahead for India-Nepal relations

Posted on: Tuesday, Jun 20, 2017

Though New Delhi denied its involvement, the accusation itself was not surprising; Modi had been sympathetic to the Madhesi concerns, persistently asking the Nepali government to redress their grievances. Moreover, it seemed unlikely that a transport …

Its supporters vandalised offices of Madhesi Forum, a rival political outfit participating in the elections, in other parts of Nepal including Janakpur. RJP leaders have told the Nepali Congress and Maoist Party coalition government that the elections must …

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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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