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Among some of the long distance trains, which were later held up, were the Punjab Mail, Mithila Express, Bibhuti Express, Anand Bihar Express, Amritsar Mail and Haridwar Express. A railway official said, “Immediately after the abduction and threats by …

The enthusiastic response of the people that included a substantial number from the plains in Provinces 1 and 5 should be a lesson to the Madhesi leaders of the RJP-N that their strategy of boycotting the elections had not worked. They have been made to …

“Even if the election date were postponed by few months, the sky will not fall. Holding elections at gunpoint against the will of the Madhesi people will be counter-productive.” Meanwhile, he warned that the country will have to pay a heavy price if …

Saying that the Madhesi people want their rights instead of elections, he said that the country would plunge into grave crisis if the elections slated for June 28 were not postponed. “The country will be saved if the elections are held after resolving …

Crook held for swindling Korean job aspirants

Posted on: Thursday, May 18, 2017

The arrested is 40-year-old Dhanapati Mahato of Mithila Municipality, Dhanusha who was arrested for taking Rs 5.1 million from various Korean job aspirants. Mahato who allegedly took Rs 4,000 to 1.2 million rupees from various individuals has been sent to …

Four including NCP Janakpur Bureau Chief held

Posted on: Sunday, May 7, 2017

Superintendent of Police, Raj Kumar Lamsal said that a patrol team of Area Police Office, Bardibas, arrested Janakpur zonal Chief Sandesh Poudel, and Mithila Chauhan, among others, along with different components for making bombs. Police also seized watch …

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 …

KATHMANDU, April 14: Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Federal Affairs and Local Development Kamal Thapa has said that the government is all set to hold local-level election even if the agitating Madhesi parties do not partake in it. Speaking at an …

PM Dahal said that his government will move ahead by creating a favourable environment for local polls adding that the demands put forth by Madhesi Morcha would be addressed by the next parliamentary elections. PM Dahal further said the Nepal-China …

Earlier this week, The United Democratic Madhesi Front withdrew support to the government as it failed to address its concern within the seven-day ultimatum. The Front on March 7 had issued the ultimatum to address their concerns that include re …

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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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