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Nepali Headlines (satire) (press release) (blog) UML in favour of Madhesi, Dalit: Oli – Nepali Headlines,Nepal News …Nepali Headlines (satire) (press release) (blog)11 Feb, Kathmandu: CPN (UML) Chairman KP Sharma Oli has said that people's rights can be safeguarded by keeping country's sovereignty and independence …My Republica – UML in favour of Madhesi, Dalit: OliRepublicaसभी १ […]

Nepali Headlines (satire) (press release) (blog) Gyawali suggests Madhesi leaders to take fresh mandateNepali Headlines (satire) (press release) (blog)13 Jan, Bhaktapur: CPN (UML) secretary Pradip Gyawali has suggested the leaders of Madhes centric parties to amend the constitution as per their interest only after taking fresh mandate from the elections. In a face to face […]

United We Blog! (blog) Did India deceive or did Madhesi Morcha misunderstand?United We Blog! (blog)Kathmandu – “In order to allow India to save face, on 24 September in Rajbiraj we took the formal decision to take responsibility for the blockade. But when it came time, without informing us, India deployed plainclothes security personnel on 25 […]

Hindu Business Line Nepal Congress to form alliance with MadhesisBusiness Standard (press release) (registration) (blog)The Nepali Congress headed by former prime minister Sushil Koirala is believed to join hands with the Madhesi Morcha, which has been protesting against the newly adopted Constitution. Sources close to Nepalese Congress leaders believe that staying …Madhesi stir hits marriages between […]

The Hindu 'Nepal's constitution not anti-Madhesi – Nepal values India. China equally …Economic Times (blog)Deep Kumar Upadhyayis Ambassador of Nepal to India. Speaking with Rohit E David, Upadhyay discussed tensions and ties between India and Nepal, whether Nepal's constitution is anti-Madhesi, Nepal's new self-definition – and its friendship with China:.Keep off Madhesis, India toldThe HinduNepal: […]

Kathmandu Post Madhesi leaders arrive for talksNepali times (blog)Several Madhesi leaders have arrived in Kathmandu after the three major political parties – the CPN-UML, UCPN Maoist and Nepali Congress – decided to halt constitution-drafting for two days. Earlier, an alliance of the leaders had rejected the parties …Madhesi activists stage sit-in outside UN buildingKathmandu PostNepal […]

Slate Magazine (blog) No, a Planetary Alignment on May 28, 2015 Won't Cause an EarthquakeSlate Magazine (blog)Sigh. This again? I'm seeing some buzz on social media that a planetary alignment on May 28 will cause a huge magnitude 9.8 earthquake in California. Advertisement. Let me be clear: No, it won't. It can't. Worse, there's not […]

Dallas Morning News (blog) 3.2-magnitude earthquake shakes IrvingDallas Morning News (blog)A 3.2-magnitude earthquake was registered in Irving Sunday morning, according to the United States Geological Survey. Related. Dallas-Fort Worth quake risk more than tripled since 2008, USGS says · Azle earthquakes likely caused by oil and gas …3.2-Magnitude Earthquake Rattles North TexasNBC 5 Dallas-Fort WorthDallas Earthquake […]

Nitin Gadkari announces building of Ayodhya-Janakpur Ram-Janki Margindiatvnews.com (press release) (blog)Faizabad: Interlinking the development of villages with development of roads, Union minister Nitin Gadkari on Tuesday announced a grant of Rs 50,000 crore by the end of this year for construction of roads in Uttar Pradesh. He also announced the …and more »

Maithili art on exhibit – Nepali times (blog)

Posted on: Tuesday, Dec 9, 2014

Nepali times (blog) Maithili art on exhibitNepali times (blog)Stunning paintings that demonstrate the vibrancy and artistic range of the Maithili tradition will be on pre-Christmas exhibition and sale at The Taragaon Museum at the Hyatt Regency Hotel. The artists belong to the Janakpur Women's Development Centre …

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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.