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Addressing a programme organised today to welcome new entrants to his party in Shripur of Mahottari district, Yadav said his party’s struggle would continue until and unless the proportional representation of the Madhesi community was ensured at all …

Govt abusing state power, says KP Oli

Posted on: Tuesday, Aug 8, 2017

Oli commented that Nepali Congress and CPN-Maoist Centre had betrayed the people by signing agreement with the Madhesi parties to pass the statute amendment bill from the Parliament. He said that statute amendment bill would not be passed from the …

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 …

Amendment proposal should be rewritten, says SSF-N

Posted on: Monday, Jul 10, 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 …

It’s okay, says Mithila!

Posted on: Thursday, Jul 6, 2017

And who better than everyone’s favourite Marathi mulgi, Mithila Palkar, to give us that assurance? The Muramba actress recently gave her first TEDx talk at National Institute of Technology, Silchar (Assam), choosing to talk about her life so far …

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).

Polls deferred due to fear of loss, says Nepal

Posted on: Monday, Jun 26, 2017

Madhesi people wanted the polls and Rastriya Janata Party-Nepal had not agreed to defer. The main reason leading to the postponement of local level elections was fear of loss, Nepal added. He claimed that his party would secure 56 per cent seats in the …

To justify the need for amending the constitution, Deuba said, “Once the constitution is amended, the grievances of Madhesi and aboriginal people will be addressed forever”. He is scheduled to go to his home city via Jogbuda, Belauri today.

Statute may be amended after polls, says Nembang

Posted on: Friday, Jun 23, 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 …

RJP-N to boycott polls, says Mahato

Posted on: Sunday, Jun 11, 2017

Speaking at a press meet organised in Rajbiraj, the district headquarters of Saptari, Mahato said that it was meaningless for the Madhesi people participate in the polls unless their demands were addressed. “The Madhesi people are asking for their rights …

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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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