Posts tagged ‘boycott



The Government has maintained utmost flexibility to address the concerns of the Samyukta Loktantrik Madhesi Morcha, an alliance of seven Madhes-centric parties, to bring it on board the election process, Prachanda, also the chairman of the Maoist party …

LAHAN, April 21: United Democratic Madhesi Front (UDMF), which has been threatening to obstruct the upcoming local elections unless the constitution is amended to its liking, is now finding it hard to resist the election fever spreading among its own party …

United Democratic Madhesi Front (UDMF) has decided to boycott the local body polls, a day after Prachanda-led government table new Constitution amendment bill in the Parliament.The Madhesi parties say that the new proposal failed to redress their …

KATHMANDU: Nepal’s agitating Madhesi parties today decided to boycott next month’s local elections and hold fresh protests, saying the content of the new Constitution amendment bill tabled in Parliament was different from what was agreed with the government.

Madhesi parties to boycott Nepal’s local elections

Posted on: Wednesday, Apr 12, 2017

Nepal’s agitating Madhesi parties on Wednesday decided to boycott next month’s local elections and hold fresh protests, saying the content of the new Constitution amendment Bill tabled in Parliament was different from what was agreed with the Government.

Madhesi parties to boycott Nepal’s local polls

Posted on: Wednesday, Apr 12, 2017

Kathmandu, April 12 (IANS) Dismissing as ‘even more regressive than the previous’ the government’s new Constitution amendment proposal — introduced in Parliament on Tuesday, the United Democratic Madhesi Front on Wednesday decided to boycott the May 14 …

Apr 12, 2017- The Samyukta Loktantrik Madhesi Morcha (SLMM) has decided to boycott the local level elections slated for May 14 and announce fresh protest, saying that the new constitution amendment proposal is even more regressive than the previous one.

Madhesi Morcha continues House boycott

Posted on: Tuesday, Apr 11, 2017

Apr 11, 2017- The Samyukta Loktantrik Madhesi Morcha (SLMM) boycotted the Legislature-Parliament meeting on Tuesday also. With the commencement of the meeting, SLMM affiliated lawmakers stood up from their respective seats and Speaker Onsari Gharti gave …

UDMF lawmakers continue House boycott

Posted on: Monday, Mar 20, 2017

KATHMANDU: The United Democratic Madhesi Front, an alliance of various Madhes-centric parties, has boycotted today’s parliament meeting. Lawmaker Dimpal Kumari Jha, speaking in the outset of the meeting from the UDMF side, urged the government to form a …

SLMM lawmakers boycott Parliament meeting

Posted on: Sunday, Mar 19, 2017

Established in February 1993, the Kathmandu Post, Nepal’s first privately owned English broadsheet daily, is today Nepal’s leading English language newspaper, with a daily circulation of 82,000 copies. This makes the Post Nepal’s second-most widely …

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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.