Posts tagged ‘mutual

Opportunity for mutual

Posted on: Sunday, Mar 19, 2017

Let us look at the Madhesi issue. There has been inaccurate reporting in the Indian media that the Madhesis are of Indian origin, far from it because the Terai area where they live was a part of the kingdom of Nepal since its inception in 1765. The British …

The agitating Madhesi parties want the hilly districts not to be mixed with the plains while demarcating the provincial boundaries. Madhesis, mostly Indian-origin, launched a six-month-long agitation from September 2015 to February last year in which more …

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.