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The turnaround in the Madhes-based parties came after Sushma Swaraj held a joint meeting with top Madhesi leaders on Thursday evening on the sideline of the BIMSTEC Ministerial meeting and pushed them to take part in the elections for institutionalising …

PM says RJPN will participate in polls

Posted on: Friday, Aug 4, 2017

“We will mobilize our full strength to defeat UML in the upcoming elections,” said Poudel, adding, “Since the UML is anti-Madhesi force, people have no other alternative than Congress.” The Election Commission is conducting the third phase of local …

Kathmandu: Nepal’s agitating Madhesi parties have agreed to participate in the second phase of local-level elections to be held on Wednesday, the government said. Rastriya Janta Party Nepal (RJPN), Madhesi party and Biplab-led Maoist party have fielded …

Nitish, Azad, Lalu participate in Cong Iftar party

Posted on: Wednesday, Jun 21, 2017

Akhilesh Chandra to probe the alleged irregularities committed by the acting VCs of all the universities except L N Mithila University since April 2013. Nitish Kumar was among the leaders who met her and JD-U leaders took part in all meetings of the grouping.

Taking a special time at the Legislature-Parliament session on Friday, the Prime Minister pledged to commence the constitution amendment process after the completion of local level elections and urged the Madhesi parties to contest in the second round of …

Mahato said the people from southern plains might go for protest to re-claim their rights. Earlier this week, the Madhesi leaders met the Indian High Commissioner in Nepal over the same. “India has been in support with us with people, including the …

The Madhesi groups have agreed to participate in the local body elections besides calling off the proposed agitation for constitutional amendments. The local body elections are scheduled to take place in two phases- the first to be held on May 14 and the …

Madhesis willing to participate in local polls

Posted on: Saturday, Apr 22, 2017

This was discussed in a meeting between the Madhesi leaders and the government of Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’, even as five political parties from Nepal’s plains united to form a single platform. “We have begun to negotiate with …

With the agitating Samyukta Loktantrik Madhesi Morcha (SLMM) deciding to boycott the planned election on Wednesday, most of Madhes-based parties missed the process set by the EC as per the Local Level Election Act-2017. A total of 63 political parties out …

DPM Thapa urges SLMM to participate in local poll

Posted on: Sunday, Mar 19, 2017

Mar 19, 2017- Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Federal Affairs and Local Development Kamal Thapa has urged the Samyukta Loktantrik Madhesi Morcha to participate in the local poll. Talking to media persons at Biratangar Airport on Sunday, DPM Thapa …

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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