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RPP hits streets, keeps seats

Posted on: Monday, Mar 20, 2017

With 37 MPs, the RPP is the fourth largest party in Parliament and could be key in passing the second constitution amendment bill tabled by the ruling coalition to bring Madhesi dissenters on board. This is why Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal agreed to …

Managing that health issues will demand extra amount of input cost and may further pull up the production cost even after monsoon,” said K K Mintri, Chairman Terai Indian Planters Association. As a senior planter from Terai region S Seal explained …

Modi’s Hits and Misses in Foreign Policy

Posted on: Thursday, May 26, 2016

However, New Delhi made its displeasure with the elements of the new secular constitution amply clear by backing the legitimate feeling among the people of Terai, especially the … which India allegedly abetted the Madhesi blockade of essential supplies …

Tarai agitation hits transporters hard

Posted on: Tuesday, Jan 19, 2016

He said transport workers were passing through a nightmare. A comprehensive discussion was held with United Democratic Madhesi Front to solve the problems of transport workers on Saturday. No agreement, however, was sealed to open the transport service.

Inflation hits 11.6 percent

Posted on: Monday, Jan 18, 2016

Kathmandu Valley saw relatively higher inflation at 13.2 percent followed by the hilly region that recorded 12.4 percent, mountain region 10.3 percent and the Terai region 10.2 percent during the review period. KATHMANDU, Jan 18: The protracted protests …

The Modi style of diplomacy: Many hits and some misses

Posted on: Thursday, Dec 31, 2015

In an undoubted setback, after India’s unstinting aid for the massive April earthquake, anti-India sentiment, surprisingly fuelled by the Nepali Prime Minister himself, has spread in Nepal over the Madhesi protest against the new Nepali constitution and … Madhesi agitation hits Nepal economy hard; ripples in India tooHindu Business LineGanesh Lath is a prominent businessman in Birgunj, Nepal, with interests in food processing, textiles, and export-import. The border town (adjoining the town of Raxaul in Bihar) is the gateway to 70 per cent of Nepal's nearly $ 7-billion foreign trade …Madhesi stir […] (blog) Madhesi stir hits marriages between Indians, NepaleseChandigarh TribuneNo marriage party has crossed over to India from Nepal or from India to the neighbouring country though seven days of the Hindu marriage month of Mangsir have passed. This is believed to be the fallout of the agitation by the Madhesi community in the …Nepal […]

Nepal Madhesi stir hits border tradeTimes of IndiaAraria: Trade between Nepal and India through Araria district has fallen sharply since the beginning of the Madhesi agitation in Nepal about a month ago. Officials said the turmoil in the Nepalese terai has hit trade along the border and has caused an …

Flash flood hits eight Darbhanga villages – The Times of IndiaTimes of IndiaDarbhanga: Eight villages under three blocks, Kusheshwarasthan, Ghanshyampur and Gaurabauram, under Biraul subdivision in Darbhanga district were hit by flash flood on Friday as water from Kamla Balan river entered these areas through incomplete …Flash flood hits eight Darbhanga villages | Patna NYOOOZNYOOOZall 2 […]

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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.