Posts tagged ‘Martyrs’



The meeting also acknowledged a movement launched by Madhesi parties demanding re-demarcation of the provincial boundary as a political one. The Madhesi parties were protesting in support of their demand to re-demarcate the provincial boundary through …

5 killed in Saptari police firing declared martyrs

Posted on: Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Established in February 1993, the Kathmandu Post, Nepal’s first privately owned English broadsheet daily, is today Nepal’s leading English language newspaper, with a daily circulation of 82,000 copies. This makes the Post Nepal’s second-most widely …

‘Include 16 more Madhesis among martyrs’

Posted on: Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016

Ramnaresh Ray, a senior leader of Terai Madhesh Sadbhawana Party, also a constituent of UDMF, said the constitution should be amended as per agreement before announcement of dates of election to local bodies. The demand came after home minister Bimlendra …

Nidhi agrees to ‘Madhesi martyrs’ list of 68

Posted on: Sunday, Aug 14, 2016

A meeting between the home minister and Madhesi leaders on Sunday agreed to include 26 more individuals in the list and declare them as martyrs of Madhesh movement. An Indian national who was shot dead during the protest in Birgunj is also in the new list …

Himalayan Times NC, Madhesi parties at odds on Martyrs' Day celebrationHimalayan TimesCadres of the Madhesi parties buring tyres at Gandak Chowk of Birgunj on Saturday, January 30, 2016. Photo: Ram Sarraf. BIRGUNJ: Madhesi parties on Saturday staged demonstrations in various parts of Birgunj after Nepali Congress Municipal Committee …और अधिक »

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.