Posts tagged ‘Madhesi



A senior Madhesi leader has said his party would be in a position to join the Left alliance Government in Nepal if it is prepared to address the demands raised by the Madhesi people through a constitutional amendment. Chairman of Federal Socialist Party …

But the two rounds of negotiations fell through as the CPN-UML refused to agree in the constitution amendment–a major condition of the Madhesi parties for the coalition. Along with the formation of the electoral alliance, the Madhesi parties had sought …

Himalayan Times Left alliance fails to tie up with Madhesi parties for National Assembly pollsHimalayan TimesAttempts to forge an electoral alliance for the National Assembly election between the left alliance (CPN-UML and CPN-Maoist Centre) and Madhes-based parties (Federal Socialist Forum-Nepal and Rastriya Janata Party-Nepal) failed after the left alliance …

Madhes-Mithila-Bhojpura and Madhesi-Awadh-Tharuwan. The faction including Ramesh Dhungel, Sabitri Gurung and Sarbaraj Khadka had submitted another report proposing six provinces with names to be decided by the Parliament. RJP-N General Secretary Manish …

Madhesi parties should unite, says RJP-N leader Yadav

Posted on: Saturday, Jan 20, 2018

Thus, we have to go for merger,” he added. He said Madhesi people wanted to see both the parties coming under the same flag. “It is very important to respect people’s sentiments,” Yadav stated. Stating that statute had to be acceptable to all …

Madhesi Dalits to move court

Posted on: Tuesday, Dec 26, 2017

Dec 26, 2017-Madhesi Dalit activists are preparing to register a writ petition in the Supreme Court on Tuesday demanding removal of a provision in the directives introduced by the Election Commission to elect candidates under the Proportional …

Rastriya Janata Party-Nepal Chairperson Rajendra Mahato today claimed that they could cooperate only with forces that were interested in addressing Madhes issues. Speaking to journalists in Janakpurdham of Dhanushatoday, RJP-N Chair Mahato said his party …

Madhesi voters from Morang to Dhanusha continue to endorse the agenda of federalism, inclusion, equality and population-based representation championed by Madhesi parties. They say the three major parties’ assurances to amend the constitution were merely …

Madhesi parties may struggle to keep Siraha

Posted on: Saturday, Nov 11, 2017

As the alliance of left political parties increases its hold in the district, the common candidates of the Madhesi parties for the December 7 polls struggle to retain their hold. Candidates of the left alliance, the democratic alliance and the Madhesi …

MAHENDRANAGAR: Member of the Rastriya Janata Party Presidium Rajendra Mahato has said that he is contesting the election from Dhanusha Constituency no. 3 in order to stop further abuse of Madhesi people’s vote. Talking to media persons, he made it clear …

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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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