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The Indian Express Nepal Police Fire on Madhesi Protesters, Killing at Least 3New York TimesKATHMANDU, Nepal — The police fired on ethnic Madhesi protesters in eastern Nepal on Thursday, killing at least three of them in the latest flare-up of political tensions over Nepal's Constitution. Members of the Madhesi group have been demanding …Nepal: 3 […]

Five injured in police – RJP cadres clash

Posted on: Saturday, Jun 17, 2017

Likewise, Rameshwor Kushwaha of the Nawalparasi-6 in the fourth injured in the clash, according to United Democratic Madhesi Front district coordinator Mukurji Giri. The injured are being treated in the Parasi Hospital. RJP cadres Haidar Ali and Rajendra …

The Wire Four Madhesi Deaths in Police Firing Further Complicate the Crisis in NepalThe WireThe police firing on March 6 on Madhesi protestors, in which three died and one succumbed to his injuries on Wednesday has further split an already divided society. The protestors were trying to disrupt a mass gathering of the Communist Party […]

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 …

(PR)L and some Madhesi parties, however, have been expressing dissatisfaction over the Election Commission’s decision to hold the elections in two phases.

This rally was supposed to mobilise the public for the coming local elections on May 14 that was being strongly opposed by the Madhesi front. Five persons were killed, and all due to bullet wounds in their chest or heads and twelve more were seriously injured.

Police take 18 UDMF cadres into control in Lahan

Posted on: Saturday, Apr 8, 2017

LAHAN, April 8: Police have taken 18 cadres of the United Democratic Madhesi Front (UDMF) into control from Lahan, Siraha when they tried to obstruct a program of CPN-UML on Saturday afternoon. The UDMF cadres tried to obstruct a rally of the UML as it was …

Calangute police bust sex racket

Posted on: Thursday, Mar 30, 2017

The raiding team comprised of PI Jivba Dalvi, PSIs Videsh Pilgaonkar, Sitaram Malik, Rishikesh Patil and staff Subhash Malvankar, Vidhyanand Amonkar, Swapnil Simepurushkar, lady police constable Mithila Bayekar and Geeta Ghadi from Care for India …

Local media reported three people were killed following clashes between the police and protesters associated with the Madhesi… MJ Gatra #BPWORLD Dutch Riot Police Clash With Turkish Protesters in Rotterdam https://t.co/ZVcG8fYbDq 6 minutes ago kbc Dutch …

RAJBIRAJ: The United Democratic Madhesi Front (UDMF) will hold joint funeral procession of four persons, who were killed in Monday’s police firing in Siraha, on Saturday. An all-party meeting on Thursday took the decision for the procession, National …

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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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