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The students and artists of Indian Cultural Centre presented diverse folk dance forms as well. According to reports, Veteran Nepali actress Mithila Sharma was present at the event as the chief guest and inaugurated the function together with Ambassador of …

The students and artists of Indian Cultural Centre performed various folk dance forms as well. According to reports, Veteran Nepali actress Mithila Sharma was present at the event as the chief guest and inaugurated the function together with Ambassador of …

Diplomatic dissent

Posted on: Wednesday, Aug 30, 2017

The Madhesi blockade had resulted in total disruption of food and medicine supplies from India. Central to that dislocation ~ which also rendered bilateral relations out of joint ~ was the ethnic demand for a separate province, an agreeable amendment to …

Nidhi, a member of the Nepali Madhesi community, a group with close cultural ties to India, will extend an invitation to Indian President Pranab Mukherjee to visit Kathmandu. Nepal’s ties with India are considerably stronger than its ties with China …

Diplomatic Standoff Brews Between India and Nepal

Posted on: Monday, May 9, 2016

According to reports, Ambassador Ranjit Rae along with his Nepalese counterpart in Delhi made a secret visit to the Terai region of Nepal and met with Madhesi leaders. Following the development, Nepal has recalled its Ambassador in Delhi, Deep Kumar …

They see Oli’s latest moves as efforts to stir up “ultra-nationalism” again, while ignoring the remaining constitutional grievances of the Terai region. Sources said the Indian leadership is not pleased at being dragged into Nepal’s internal …

Singh criticized both the Nepal and Indian governments for not initiating dialogue with the Madhesi leaders to end the sociopolitical crisis in the terai region of the Himalayan kingdom. “Madhesi movement has completed five months on Monday. The economic …

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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