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However, New Delhi must work hard to correct a perception in Kathmandu – focussing on the Madhesi blockade and other incidents – that India tends to take Nepal for granted. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has, in general, done a successful reboot of …

Into a state of uncertain stability

Posted on: Thursday, Dec 7, 2017

But the EC will require at least three more weeks to proportionally divide PR votes and disclose a list of nominated MPs, ensuring 33% participation women and inclusion of ethnic clusters like Madhesi, Dalit, Janajati and Tharu. Only then can the process …

Immediately, Prime Minister and Nepali Congress president Deuba called on forces such as the Rastriya Prajatantra Party Nepal and Madhesi parties like Rastriya Janata Party Nepal (RJPN) and Federal Socialist Forum Nepal (FSFN) to join a “broader …

In a programme organised by the Federal Press Forum in Rajbiraj, Saptari district this morning, FSF-N Chair Yadav said that the time had come to take proportional lead by the Indigenous people and nationalities, Dalit, Madhesi, among other marginalised …

Stability in Nepal is in our interest: India

Posted on: Thursday, Mar 16, 2017

“India will continue to support efforts for peace, progress and stability in Nepal,” he added. The Madhesi Morcha, an alliance of seven political parties, with 39 votes in Parliament, on Tuesday night withdrew its support extended to the Pushpa Kamal …

He appealed to agitating Madhesi parties to participate in the local polls. Kathmandu: Nepal’s main opposition leader K P Sharma Oli on Wednesday appealed to agitating Madhesi parties to participate in the local polls, saying elections are essential for …

Chairpersons of the constituents of United Democratic Madhesi Front also met Mukherjee. According to Sadbhawana Party Chair Rajendra Mahato, UDMF leaders told the Indian president that the new constitution was a regressive document, as it snatched away the …

Mr Thapa cited Nepal’s transition to democracy, the Maoist struggle, last year’s devastating quake and blockade of supplies from India due to Madhesi agitation as major crisis facing the country during the last two decades and said it wants now to embark …

Earlier in the day, he met several Madhesi leaders who briefed him about the prevailing situation in the Terai region of Nepal and urged him to use his influence to convince the Oli-led government to take steps to meet the demands of the former.

Peace, stability India’s only concern in Nepal: Rae

Posted on: Wednesday, Jan 6, 2016

He urged India to mediate in the current standoff between the Madhesi forces and the government/major parties. He said Khas Arya people who had 80 per cent representation in government services were given reservation under five clusters in the new …

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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