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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 …

Nonetheless, China might never be able to replace India’s influence in Nepal. In the context of the Madhesi protests which led to a disruption in Nepal’s supplies from India in January 2016, the Chinese ambassador to Kathmandu, Wu Chuntai, told the …

Addressing the second session of the House, Deuba laid out his government’s three main priorities- holding three-tiers of elections by January 21, 2018; amending the constitution to address the demands of the Madhes-centric parties and Madhesi people …

As Nepal is all set to hold polls to local government bodies on May 14 despite opposition from the Madhesi Morcha, China has become the first nation to offer help for the elections. India, which has been pushing for stakeholders to join the voting …

As Nepal steps up efforts to hold polls to local government bodies on May 14 in the face of opposition from the Madhesi Morcha, China has become the first country to offer assistance for the elections. India, which has been pushing for all stakeholders to …

PM Dahal said that his government will move ahead by creating a favourable environment for local polls adding that the demands put forth by Madhesi Morcha would be addressed by the next parliamentary elections. PM Dahal further said the Nepal-China …

China to fund local elections in Nepal

Posted on: Thursday, Mar 30, 2017

In an unprecedented move, China has extended financial support to Nepal for holding local-level elections, drawing criticism from the Madhesi agitators. Chinese President Xi Jinping said, following his Tuesday meeting with Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal …

PM returns from China trip

Posted on: Wednesday, Mar 29, 2017

PM Dahal said that his government will move ahead by creating a favourable environment for local polls adding that the demands put forth by Madhesi Morcha would be addressed by the next parliamentary elections. During his stay in China, PM Dahal addressed …

PM Dahal off to China for week-long visit

Posted on: Thursday, Mar 23, 2017

Furthermore, he also held a meeting with Samyukta Loktantrik Madhesi Morcha (SLMM) at his official residence in Baluwatar this evening. Issues of local level elections and constitution amendment were discussed during the meeting.

KATHMANDU: Major parties on Thursday held talks with the agitating United Democratic Madhesi Front in a bid to convince them for local polls. Though the meeting could not make any concrete decision, the leaders considered it as a positive move as major …

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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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