Posts tagged ‘hills



Vote counting in hills excites tarai

Posted on: Thursday, May 18, 2017

It seems, the Madhesi people are counting the days to take part in the second round of local elections slated for June 14. Discussions on who won and who lost with what vote margin are common at almost every tea stall, crossroads and shop. Like many people …

Oli said that the plan to hold the election in phases – in the districts of the hilly region in the first phase and in the Madhesi-dominant southern plains in the second phase – was one of the ‘designs’ to divide and destabilize the country. “That’s why …

I will continue to work for you always. I don’t pay attention to hate-mongers. I just do my developmental work,” Banerjee had stated at the concluding ceremony of Himal Terai Sports Festival 2016 held at North Point here. “I have received several requests …

KABC-TV 3.3-magnitude earthquake strikes near Baldwin HillsKABC-TVA map shows the location of a preliminary 3.3-magnitude earthquake that struck near Baldwin Hills on Saturday, May 23, 2015. KABC. Saturday, May 23, 2015 11:12AM. BALDWIN HILLS, LOS ANGELES (KABC) –. A preliminary 3.3-magnitude earthquake …Preliminary Magnitude-3.3 Earthquake Hits Near Baldwin HillsKTLAMagnitude-3.3 earthquake hits Baldwin HillsLA Daily NewsMagnitude-3.3 Earthquake […]

KTLA Preliminary Magnitude-3.3 Earthquake Hits Near Baldwin HillsKTLAAn earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 3.3 struck near Baldwin Hills at approximately 10:06 a.m. on Saturday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The quake was centered in View Park-Windsor Hills — roughly 3 miles southeast of Culver City …3.3-magnitude earthquake strikes near Baldwin HillsKABC-TVMagnitude-3.3 Earthquake Hits Near […]

Mamata stresses on unity in Darjeeling hills and plains

Posted on: Wednesday, Jan 22, 2014

Darjeeling, Jan 22 (PTI) Stressing on unity of people in the plains and the hills, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today called for sustaining peace in Darjeeling which has returned after bandhs crippled life in the recent past over the demand for a separate Gorkhaland. mithila OR madhesi OR maithili OR terai OR maithil […]

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.