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Note ban hurting Nepal, says envoy

Posted on: Friday, Jan 13, 2017

He added that Islamabad should “come clear on terrorism”. The envoy said that Nepal was trying hard to meet the demands of the Madhesi community and take forward the democratic transition. He added that they were bringing two constitutional amendments …

This group is deeply apprehensive of re-delineating federal provinces to give the Madhesi/Tharu population greater demographic strengths in provinces.They believe that this will release uncontainable centripetal forces. The second group meanwhile demands …

PM raps Opp for note ban ‘lies’

Posted on: Sunday, Dec 11, 2016

He was addressing BJP’s Parivartan Yatra in Bahraich through mobile phone from Lucknow after the IAF chopper carrying him failed to land due of poor visibility in Bahraich, which is close to Terai region of Nepal. His chopper hovered over the helipad for …

Ghosh pointed out, “Many gardens in Terai, Jalpaiguri and Darjeeling are in remote areas, away from the banks and ATM machines. At the most, there will be one bank there. How will it handle thousands of labourers at one go? Also, most labourers are not …

Mitihila Mahotsav kicks off on a musical note

Posted on: Monday, Mar 21, 2016

Madhubani: The two-day Mithila Mahotsavkicked off to a colourful start on Saturday at Watson School ground, providing some scintillating moments in the otherwise mundane existence of the locals.Sponsored by state tourism department and organized by the …

Big3-UDMF meet ends with positive note

Posted on: Friday, Jan 15, 2016

KATHMANDU, Jan 15: The meeting between the three major parties and the United Democratic Madhesi Front (UDMF) held on Friday has ended with a positive note. The government side had put forth their official views with the taskforce members of the UDMF in …

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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