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Since the Constitution was promulgated in 2015, New Delhi has been pushing for it be amended to fulfill the demands of the Madhesi people, who live the Terai plains bordering India. A day after his return from India, Deuba said while addressing the …

It will continue to remain contentious. There are reasons these boundaries cannot be resolved to the liking of the Madhesi parties. And it goes beyond the usual argument of “reluctance of the hill elite” to concede equal rights to Madhesis. Nepal’s …

Isn’t this the Constitution of Madhesi, of Tharu, of Muslim, of Indigenous groups, of Women’s and so-called Dalits, minorities and privileged groups?,”Shrestha questioned opposition. “To include the voice of all the people and as per the need of the time …

Likewise, an implicit question raised by Yogendra Chaudhary of Madhesi Janadhikar Forum (Loktantrik); how is it appropriate for a party (indicating the UML) which would previously compare the issue of Tarai with Bihar, to put forward a proposal of public …

RAJBIRAJ: Entrepreneurs of Saptari have demanded a compensation for the damage incurred to their businesses due to a clash between cadres of the United Democratic Madhesi Front and security personnel during the CPN-UML-hosted Mechi-Mahakali Campaign in …

Revellers let loose during Holi festival in Tarai

Posted on: Tuesday, Mar 14, 2017

The Samyukta Loktantrik Madhesi Morcha (SLMM) activists did not observe Holi in protest of the incident. Meanwhile, 40 SLMM supporters shaved their head en masse in Rajbiraj, the district headquarters of Saptari. Youths celebrate Holi at Taulihawa in …

Mar 6, 2017- Three persons have died in Monday’s Saptari incident where police opened fire to contain the aggravated cadres of Madhesi Morcha who were in a bid to foil CPN-UML’s programme that was being held as a part of its Mechi-Mahakali awareness …

The opposition parties have been protesting against the bill after the coalition government led by Prime Minister Prachanda registered a motion last week to amend the Constitution to accommodate some of the key demands of the Madhesi parties and other …

The opposition parties have been protesting against the bill after the coalition government led by Prime Minister Prachanda registered a motion last week to amend the Constitution to accommodate some of the key demands of the Madhesi parties and other …

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.

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