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Into a state of uncertain stability

Posted on: Thursday, Dec 7, 2017

But the EC will require at least three more weeks to proportionally divide PR votes and disclose a list of nominated MPs, ensuring 33% participation women and inclusion of ethnic clusters like Madhesi, Dalit, Janajati and Tharu. Only then can the process …

The results have still not been announced. But he split the polls into two phases due to resistance from the Madhesi minority, who have vowed a boycott unless their grievances are addressed through amendments to the constitution. The second vote is …

‘Probe still on into Mithila Mohan murder’

Posted on: Monday, Oct 30, 2017

Efforts are still on to complete the investigation into the Mithila Mohan murder case within a time frame, according to a statement filed by the Crime Branch in the Kerala High Court. Mohan, an abkari contractor, was shot dead at his residence at Vennala …

David Shulman gives fascinating insights into dust

Posted on: Monday, Aug 14, 2017

“Once I became interested in dust, I wanted to look up at how it has been mentioned in Indian literature,” he said, after which he read out three verses from the Kamba Ramayana that talk about the dust in Mithila. Poet Kamban, he said, in his …

Fascinating insights into dust

Posted on: Thursday, Aug 10, 2017

“Once I became interested in dust, I wanted to look up at how it has been mentioned in Indian literature,” he said, after which he read out three verses from the Kamba Ramayana that talk about the dust in Mithila. Poet Kamban, he said, in his …

followed by “Scion of Ikshvaku” and “Sita – Warrior of Mithila” from the ongoing Ramachandra series. The books have been translated into 19 Indian and International languages.

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 …

When asked why his party is determined to participate in the second phase of local elections despite the demands of Madhesi parties not being fulfilled, chairman of Federal Socialist Forum Nepal (FSFN) Upendra Yadav said there is a need to preserve the …

Madhes moves into election mode

Posted on: Monday, May 22, 2017

JANAKPUR, May 23: Madhesi political parties are gradually moving into election mode following the successful conclusion of the first phase of the local elections. Upendra Yadav, the president of the Federal Socialist Forum Nepal (FSFN), has been visiting …

Remember the promotional gimmick that put social media into a frenzy when Amey Wagh posted an update about him `dating’ actress Mithila Palkar? Well, it did break a lot of hearts but it also made something else clear for the pair. “It was a very ambiguous …

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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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