Posts tagged ‘streets

Earlier in the day, the prime minister paid floral tributes to a bust of Mahatma Gandhi here. The PM was presented with a Mithila-style painting by Nitish Kumar.

RPP hits streets, keeps seats

Posted on: Monday, Mar 20, 2017

With 37 MPs, the RPP is the fourth largest party in Parliament and could be key in passing the second constitution amendment bill tabled by the ruling coalition to bring Madhesi dissenters on board. This is why Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal agreed to …

Oppn parties take to the streets

Posted on: Saturday, Jan 7, 2017

The government on November 29 registered the constitution amendment bill at the Parliament Secretariat at the insistence of the agitating Madhesi and Janajati forces which have been protesting against the constitution. The opposition parties’ mass …

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.