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After conducting puja at Saswatdham of Rajahardham, PM Dahal said the second round of election would have participation of Madhesi political parties too. He stressed that second round of election would be held on the slated date of June 14. RSS

Satya Narayan Mandal of the CPN (UML) said the cadres of the United Democratic Madhesi Front had misbehaved with his mother, wife and daughter-in-law at his house in Saptari on Sunday, and demanded stern action against the guilty. Keshav Prasad Badal of …

The bill, which was was registered at the Parliament Secretariat in November, aims to accommodate the demands of the agitating Madhesi and ethnic groups that include citizenship and boundary demarcation issues among others. Re-demarcation of the provincial …

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 …

Madhesi and Adibasi party MPs boycott meeting Earlier to this, addressing the meeting, lawmaker from the Sanghiya Sadbhavana Party Dimple Kumari Jha expressed the dissatisfaction, saying the government has not given attention to addressing the demands of …

Koirala also asked the government not to announce local body elections before finalising the issue of border demarcation, one of the major demands of the Madhesi parties. Nepal on Saturday unveiled a nearly USD 10 billion budget for fiscal year 2016-17.

As stipulated in the new constitution, the government will table fiscal budget on May 28. Meanwhile, agitating United Democratic Madhesi Front is yet to decide whether to attend the budget session or not said Sadbhawana Party leader Laxman Lal Karna.

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.