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Stage set for Dec 7 elections in Parsa

Posted on: Friday, Nov 17, 2017

In constituency-2, the NC, the Madhesi alliance and the left alliance have fielded Ajaya Kumar Chaurasiya, Bimal Shreewastav and Mahamad Salim Mansur respectively. Similarly, in constituency-3, construction entrepreneur Hari Narayan Rauniyar from the …

Neha Agarwal, who presented a fascinating women’s wear collection ‘Mithila in Soho’, had Chitrangada Singh as her showstopper. Chitrangada looked stunning in a printed trumpet dress that was daringly revealing yet mesmerizingly beautiful in multi-colours …

Mar 29, 2017- The supporters of Samyukta Loktantrik Madhesi Morcha (SLMM) padlocked the Siraha district election office and picketed the district election offices in Dhanusha, Saptari and Rautahat on Tuesday. The SLMM supporters were protesting against the …

Kathmandu [Nepal], Dec. 31 (ANI): The United Democratic Madhesi Front (UDMF) has announced plans to hold a mass protest in the major cities around the country denouncing the Big 3’s preparation to announce the date of polls. In a press briefing in …

RAJBIRAJ, Nov 26: Demanding improvement in the current condition of Rajbiraj-based Sagarmatha Zonal Hospital, district leaders of United Democratic Madhesi Front (UDMF) in Saptari district have started to fast-unto-death protest since this week.

A three-point agreement reached among the CPN (Maoist Centre), the Nepali Congress and the agitating Madhes-based parties on August 3, the day Dahal was elected prime minister, said the new government would address the concerns raised by the Madhesi and …

Preparations in final stage for local elections: PM

Posted on: Wednesday, Sep 21, 2016

At a programme held by Ministry of Peace and Reconstruction on the occasion of International Day of Peace here, PM Dahal stressed on need for forging unity between country’s mountainous, hilly and Terai regions for strengthening country’s internal national …

Madhesis, Janajatis to stage hunger strike

Posted on: Tuesday, May 31, 2016

May 31, 2016- Madhesi and Janajati parties affiliated to the Sanghiya Gathabandhan, also known as the federal alliance, on Monday announced fresh protest programmes, including a relay hunger strike. The decision was unveiled after the first round of their …

“The government is not serious about our demands and is moving forward independently, even reversing the agreements we have reached in the past,” said Upendra Yadav, chairman of a regional party representing the Madhesi community. No injuries were …

Violence takes centre stage in HRC

Posted on: Saturday, Mar 19, 2016

The NHRC field report has concluded that security forces used excessive force against the Madhesi protesters, while the demonstrators retaliated with home-made weapons. Over 50 protesters and 11 security personnel lost lives during the five-month-long …

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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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