Posts tagged ‘President



Bidya Devi reelected as Nepal President

Posted on: Wednesday, Mar 14, 2018

She was the candidate of the ruling Left Alliance and was supported by two major Madhesi parties. She defeated Kumari Laxmi Rai of the Nepali Congress, the main opposition party, by securing a majority of more than two-thirds. CPN-UML leader Bhandari was …

President Bhandari re-elected to 2nd term of office

Posted on: Tuesday, Mar 13, 2018

She was the candidate of the ruling Left Alliance and was supported by two major Madhesi parties. Nepal held elections for its national parliament and provincial assemblies in November and December past year. Black Roommate Goes to Court in Support of …

Bhandari re-elected Nepal’s President

Posted on: Tuesday, Mar 13, 2018

Bhandari was candidate of the ruling Left Alliance supported by two major Madhesi parties. She defeated Kumari Laxmi Rai of Nepali Congress, the main opposition party. In the election held on Monday, Bhandari mustered 39,275 votes while her rival candidate …

The president made the offer at the second “Kabul Process” peace conference in Kabul. Attendees are trying to find ways to end an insurgency that began after the US-led ouster of the Taliban in 2001. Afghan President Ashraf Ghani offered the Taliban …

RJP-N leaders ask President to authenticate ordinance

Posted on: Wednesday, Dec 27, 2017

Madhesi leaders tell Bhandari their poll victory meant endorsement of their constitution amendment agenda Dec 27, 2017-Five leaders of the Rastriya Janata Party, Nepal have suggested President Bidya Devi Bhandari authenticate the ordinance on National …

President Bhandari receives Dashain tika

Posted on: Saturday, Sep 30, 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 …

Acharya elected FNJ President

Posted on: Tuesday, Aug 22, 2017

Shital Prasad Mahato as secretary from Madhesi category and Rem Bahadur Bishwokarma as secretary from the Dalit category. Prakash Thapa has been elected as associate secretary while Rajesh Mishra was elected as the treasurer. Roshan Puri has been elected …

The Himalayan nation is witnessing strong opposition of the Indian-origin Madhesi people on the implementation of the new Constitution. The Madhesis, mostly of Indian-origin, launched a prolonged agitation between September 2015 and February last year …

Nepal President Bidya Devi Bhandari, who is on her first foreign visit, arrived in Delhi on a five-day visit to India. Bhandari will be given a ceremonial reception and accorded a guard of honour at the Rashtrapati Bhavan on Tuesday. “Neighbourhood first …

Both India and Nepal will seek to explore ways to step up cooperation between the two close neighbours whose ties faced some strains following the agitation by the Madhesi community last year. “We are carrying a message of friendship from Nepal,” Nepal …

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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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