Posts tagged ‘joint



Bhattarai proposes joint struggle with Madhesi Morcha

Posted on: Thursday, Dec 15, 2016

He urged the Madhesi leaders to retaliate against the attempt to perpetuate status quo. “I tried to talk with you [Madhesi leaders] since I have been seeing indications that the proposal would not move ahead,” said a leader privy to the meeting.

Swarup also said that Prime Minister of Nepal Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ also shared Nepal’s effort to form broad consciences from the Himal Pahar to the Madhesi region in the summit. He further said that Dahal also raised the concern of Nepal on anti …

India has also agreed to extend additional Line of Credit for new projects such as Phase-2 of Terai Roads, power transmission lines, substations and a polytechnic in Kaski. Prime Minister Prachanda and I recognize that securing our societies is essential …

The government has called the agitating Madhesi parties for a dialogue to address their concern, the minister said and expressed hope that they will soon come forward for a dialogue.

Leaders from both sides say there has been an understanding to collaborate on issues of common interest Apr 11, 2016- Madhesi parties and some Janajati groups have agreed to forge a tactical alliance ahead of a nationwide protest they have planned to stage …

TMSP welcomes EU-India joint statement

Posted on: Sunday, Apr 3, 2016

TMSP senior leader Rameshwor Raya said that the party hailed the statement for being in favor of demands of United Democratic Madhesi Front (UDMF). “We welcomed the joint statement by EU and India as it has addressed our demands,” he said …

Prior to the Hindu Law of Inheritance (Amendment) Act came into place in 1929, Bengal, Benares and Mithila sub schools of Mitakshara recognised only five female relations — widow, daughter, mother, paternal grandmother and paternal great-grandmother.

Taskforces fail to hold joint meet

Posted on: Monday, Jan 11, 2016

KATHMANDU, Jan 11: A joint meeting of taskforces of major three political parties and agitating United Democratic Madhesi Front (UDMF) has failed to start till Monday evening. Co-chairman of Federal Socialist Forum-Nepal Rajendra Shrestha said they failed …

KATHMANDU: The joint task force of the major three parties –Nepali Congress, CPN-UML and UCPN-Maoist — and the agitating United Democratic Madhesi Front held discussion on the latter’s 11-point demand on Sunday evening. Emerging from the meeting …

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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