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Election epicentres

Posted on: Friday, Nov 17, 2017

And Oli’s opponent, the NC’s Khagendra Adhikari, is not a well-known face. Top Madhesi leaders like Upendra Yadav, Mahanta Thakur and Rajendra Mahato are also facing tough tests. Yadav is pitted against former Irrigation Minister Umesh Yadav of the …

the number of Madhesi males is 455 and females is 563; and the number of Muslim males is 81 and females is 157. Likewise, the number of candidates in the people with disabilities category, 158 are male, 115 females and one in the ‘others’ group …

Nepali Congress releases election manifesto

Posted on: Wednesday, Nov 1, 2017

The paper states that the NC would take a lead in amending the constitution for addressing the concerns of the Madhesi people with an aim to make it broadly acceptable. The party document blames the UML for the failure of Parliament to endorse the charter …

“CPN-UML that had termed Madhes movement as a protest for disintegration and issued inappropriate comments against Madhesi people is now gradually falling into a trap of extremism and fake nationalism,” read the NC manifesto. The Nepali Congress has …

According to the agreement, these Madhesi leaders will use the UML’s election symbol but will be active on behalf of Swatantra Rajnitik Samuha. “It is our common responsibility to ensure justice, equality and prosperity by ending exploitation …

We are running live news updates on Nepal local election results 2017, stay with us. Province number 2, considered the Madhesi heartland, recorded a voter percentage of 73 per cent in the Nepal local elections. “The way public voted in the elections by …

We are running live news updates on Nepal local election results 2017, stay with us. Province number 2, considered the Madhesi heartland, recorded a voter percentage of 73 per cent in the Nepal local elections. “The way public voted in the elections by …

We are running live news updates on Nepal local election results 2017, stay with us. Province number 2, considered the Madhesi heartland, recorded a voter percentage of 73 per cent in the Nepal local elections. “The way public voted in the elections by …

We are running live news updates on Nepal local election results 2017, stay with us. Province number 2, considered the Madhesi heartland, recorded a voter percentage of 73 per cent in the Nepal local elections. “The way public voted in the elections by …

The Madhesi ethnic group wants their provinces to have more territory than was assigned under the constitution adopted in 2015. The constitution divided Nepal in seven federal provinces that would have their own provincial assemblies. The names of these …

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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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