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The latest two instances were seen when India and Nepal could not come on the same page over internet access and the rights of Madhesi people. China has provided broadband internet in Nepal now. Over the question of Madhesis when there was huge blockade …

KATHMANDU, Oct 4: Madhesi People’s Rights Forum (Democratic) (MPRF-D) lawmaker Yogendra Chaudhari has warned of an armed revolt unless the demands of Madhesi and Tharu communities fulfilled right away on Tuesday. Speaking at the Parliament today …

Proliferation of illegal arms

Posted on: Sunday, Aug 14, 2016

For Nepal, the Terai region bordering India is a leaky point. How alarming is the situation? Past the killings of eight soldiers after a Central Reserve Police Force convoy was ambushed by terrorists recently in Pampore in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama …

Did they really want Chinese political and economic penetration to cross the Himalaya and reach down to the Terai? Do they really welcome the prospect of all-weather multi-lane highways and railways racing across the Tibetan plateau to connect the Chinese …

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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