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Water, land titles among voters’ concern

Posted on: Wednesday, Nov 29, 2017

In Dhanusha, people say they will vote for the candidate who can ensure drinking water facility. Kisundev Mahato, 45, of Shreepur in Mithila Municipality-5, said there is a shortage of potable water in their area. “We started constructing a well long ago …

FSFN expresses concern over CDC report

Posted on: Friday, Sep 1, 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 …

This happened despite India’s stiff resistance to OBOR. The blockade along the India-Nepal border due to the Madhesi crisis has angered a large part of the Nepali population, allowing China to step in as an alternative to India by providing not only the …

Two years after the majority Madhesi population in the Terai blocked several trading points along the southern border with India, there remains deep-seated resentment in large parts of Nepal against the Kathmandu elite. Deuba inherits a divided Nepal …

Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal today told the United Democratic Madhesi Front to seek revision of provincial boundaries after local polls but before provincial and parliamentary polls. Federal Socialist Forum-Nepal Chair Upendra Yadav told THT after the …

Chairpersons of the constituents of United Democratic Madhesi Front also met Mukherjee. According to Sadbhawana Party Chair Rajendra Mahato, UDMF leaders told the Indian president that the new constitution was a regressive document, as it snatched away the …

In Kumaon hills, forest areas were converted into farmlands at a large scale. The pioneer dwellers of the Terai-Bhabar region of Kumaon converted thousands of acres of forestland into agricultural farms. Well-stocked forests of Terai-Bhabar were recklessly …

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 …

They noted the successful completion of two roads totalling about 71 kilometers under Phase I of Terai road project and directed the officials to expedite the construction of postal roads and feeder roads (Terai roads) and complete them expeditiously …

United Democratic Madhesi Front leaders met Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and urged him to mount pressure on New Delhi to ask Kathmandu to address the demands of the Madhes movement. Nitish had come to attend the inaugural ceremony of the 13th …

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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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