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We are running live news updates on Nepal local election results 2017, stay with us. Province number 2, considered the Madhesi heartland, recorded a voter percentage of 73 per cent in the Nepal local elections. “The way public voted in the elections by …

RJP-N takes exception to new constituencies

Posted on: Saturday, Sep 2, 2017

“The report has failed to balance population and geography. Social structures have not been taken into account, while Madhesi majority areas have been split, reducing the representation of Madhesis,” said SSF-N leader Upendra Yadav. “Only 47 percent …

Wisely, Deuba has chosen a small cabinet with three from the Nepali Congress, three from the Maoist Centre and one from the Terai group of Madhesi People’s Rights Forum- Democratic. The important post of Home Minister who has to oversee the three tier …

Mr Deuba also played a key role in bringing the Madhesi parties on board for the second phase of the local-level elections. Mr Deuba, who has been elected to parliament from far-western Dadeldhura district, has promised to amend the new constitution to …

Newly-elected Nepal PM Deuba takes oath of office

Posted on: Wednesday, Jun 7, 2017

Deuba also played a key role in bringing the Madhesi parties on board for the second phase of the local-level elections. Deuba, who has been elected to the parliament from far- western Dadeldhura district, has promised to amend the new Constitution to …

Nepali Congress takes a dig at rival parties

Posted on: Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017

On the Madhes-based political parties, the NC has said they are “indulged in vicious circle and adamancy”. “They have dragged Madhesi people into agitation and harm’s way,” the NC documents says, calling on the Madhes-centric forces to come out …

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 …

Madhesi parties announce protest program against local level elections The agitating United Democratic Madhesi Front (UDMF), the alliance of some Madhes-based parties, has announced protest programs against the government’s decision to hold local …

Naik’s cadres recently visited Kathmandu, Krishnanagar and Siraha and Birganj districts in the Terai region. They organised Street Daawah for recruitment and distributed misinterpreted Islamic literature. Street Daawah derives its origin from a similar …

Hindustan Times Pranab takes majestic mountain flight to Nepal's JanakpurHindustan TimesThe Buddha Air ATR-42 plane's picturesque route is known as the “mountain flight”. (buddhaair.com). A flight from Nepalese capital Kathmandu to Janakpur, a southern city famous for its ancient Ram-Janaki temple, usually takes 25 minutes. But when …President Pranab Mukherjee leaves for Janakpur, PokharaEconomic TimesMukherjee […]

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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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