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An agitation by Madhesi groups against the constitution was perceived in Kathmandu to have India’s tacit support. So when the movement of trucks carrying food and fuel into the landlocked nation reduced to a trickle during protests by Madhesi groups …

The team had a great lineup of speakers, namely, Rafiath Rashid Mithila (Head of Early Childhood Development, BRAC International, and actress); Rahel Ahmed (Deputy Managing Director, Prime Bank Ltd.); Shahriar Amin (Head of Marketing in a consumer goods …

But, there was a long list of “missed opportunities.” “To start with, throughout the year of 2016, very little was done politically to address the concerns of the Madhesi parties about the new constitution, and the disagreements over the amendment …

Nepali Congress presents 4-pt roadmap

Posted on: Tuesday, Dec 27, 2016

Poudel and Maoist leader Narayan Kaji Shrestha met Madhesi leader Mahantha Thakur on Monday morning. The party also expressed its discontent with Speaker Onasari Gharti for repeatedly postponing the meeting of Parliament. The UML, which has been …

Nepal president presents policies for new year

Posted on: Monday, May 9, 2016

However, with the absence of a deal with the Madhesi parties, who have opposed several provisions of the new constitution, the implementation seems to be difficult. The politico-economic document has focused on formulation of new laws and regulations 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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