Posts tagged ‘Report

Oli signed the treaty at the height of the Madhesi agitation and their blockade of Indian goods to provide a major opening for China to reduce the dependence of the landlocked country on India, even as the transportation of essentials through the Himalayan …

FSFN expresses concern over CDC report

Posted on: Friday, Sep 1, 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 …

Over 6,000 trafficked in 2015-16, says NHRC report

Posted on: Wednesday, Jul 5, 2017

Of the total trafficked individuals, people from Janajati community accounted for 48 percent followed by Brahmin/Chhetri (29 percent), Dalit (15 percent) and Madhesi (eight percent).

Saptari leaders condemn LBRC report

Posted on: Thursday, Jan 19, 2017

He further called on the Madhesi populace to be ready for agitation if rights are granted. The leaders spoke on the occasion of the 10th Balidani Diwas that Madhes-based parties marked today to commemorate the death of Ramesh Mahato of Siraha during the …

UDMF won’t accept LBRC report: Leaders

Posted on: Saturday, Jan 7, 2017

The Mahantha Thakur-led Tarai Madhes Democratic Party, a constituent of United Democratic Madhesi Front, issued a press release saying it would not accept the Local Bodies Restructuring Commission’s report. The LBRC submitted its report to the government …

LBRC report proposes 719 local bodies

Posted on: Saturday, Jan 7, 2017

We ware in touch with the opposition and the agitating Madhesi parties on this matter,” he added. The PM said the Cabinet was also finalising a document to detail the rights of centre, provinces and local bodies as per the spirit of constitution.

PM to seek other parties’ consent on LLRC report

Posted on: Wednesday, Dec 28, 2016

Dahal hesitating to receive the report as the NC wants local polls in old structure and Madhesi parties have opposed the commission Dec 28, 2016- Despite pressure from the Local Level Restructuring Commission, Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal is not in a …

After all its attempts to convince agitating Madhesi parties failing, the Local Bodies Restructuring Commission has decided to finalise the report on Province 2 on the basis of suggestions given by its technical committee. The constitutional body …

LLRC likely to submit report on Thursday

Posted on: Tuesday, Dec 13, 2016

Sadbhawana Party Chairman Rajendra Mahato said the Samyukta Loktantrik Madhesi Morcha (SLMM), an alliance of seven Madhes-based parties, is ready to support local elections either under the current structure or new federal set-up. The Morcha, which after …

LLRC report not likely before first week of Dec

Posted on: Sunday, Nov 13, 2016

They say the criteria is biased against the people living along the southern plains and that local level restructuring based on current criteria would disenfranchise Madhes and Madhesi constituencies. Altogether 19 district technical committees are yet to …

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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.