Posts tagged ‘Korean



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 …

An elephant in a South Korean zoo is using his trunk to pick up not only food, but also human vocabulary. Ekantipur News

North Korean leader adds marshal to list of titles

Posted on: Wednesday, Jul 18, 2012

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has been granted the title of marshal, state media reported Wednesday Ekantipur News

North Korean leader cements control over army

Posted on: Wednesday, Jul 18, 2012

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un was named marshal of the army, the country’s top military rank, in a move that adds to his glittering array of titles and cements his power in the isolated an Ekantipur News

As North Koreans cheered and waved white “unified Korea” flags, a South Korean activist was detained as soon as he set foot on home soil Thursday Ekantipur News

South Korean karaoke-bar fire kills nine

Posted on: Sunday, May 6, 2012

A fierce blaze swept through a karaoke lounge in the South Korean city of Busan killing nine people and injuring 20, police said on Sunday. Ekantipur News

Korean People's Spirit Praised by Nepali Paper

Posted on: Friday, Jun 24, 2011

Pyongyang, June 22 (KCNA) — The Nepali paper Hangk called for learning from the spirit of the Korean people who cherish it as their faith that one is the master of one's own destiny. The paper … Nepal News latest RSS headlines – Big News Network.com

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.