Mithilesh Yadav

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Foreign Minister to offer five ornaments in Ram Mandir in Ayodhya

Published On: February 24, 2024 12:00 PM NPT By: Mithilesh Yadav

JANAKPURDHAM, Feb 24: Foreign Minister NP Saud, who is in New Delhi to participate in the Raisina Dialogue, is visiting Ram Temple in Ayodhya to offer five types of ornaments.

DAO halts illegal mining in Chure area

Published On: February 13, 2024 08:30 PM NPT By: Mithilesh Yadav

LAHAN, Feb 13: The District Administration Office, Mahottari (DAO) has stopped illegal exploitation of the Khutti River within Chure Protected Area in Lahan Municipality-15.

Corruption in procurement of sanitary pads, CIAA files case against five including CAO

Published On: January 26, 2024 09:00 AM NPT By: Mithilesh Yadav

JANAKPURDHAM, Jan 26: The Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) has filed a corruption case against five people including the chief administrative officer (CAO) of Rupani Rural Municipality, Saptari.

Why was the train from Janakpur to Ayodhya canceled?

Published On: January 21, 2024 01:30 PM NPT By: Mithilesh Yadav

JANAKPURDHAM, Jan 21: The special train service from Janakpur to Ayodhya has been canceled. On the occasion of the idol consecration at the Ram Temple in Ayodhya tomorrow, preparations had been made for a special train to leave Janakpur for Ayodhya. However, the Indian government has canceled the train service from Janakpur.

Madheshi people mark 17 years of struggle for rights

Published On: January 20, 2024 10:45 AM NPT By: Mithilesh Yadav

JANAKPURDHAM, Jan 20: It has been 17 years since the Madhesh movement heated up, raising the issue of identity and federalism for an inclusive state system. The Madhesi Janadhikar Forum at that time made waves in the Terai-Madhesh, believing that the political system adopted on the foundation of the people's movement was incomplete and neglected the Madhesi people. The Madhesh movement intensified with the promulgation of the interim constitution on January 15, 2007.

Nepal's second longest suspension bridge nears completion

Published On: January 7, 2024 03:13 PM NPT By: Mithilesh Yadav

JANAKPURDHAM, Jan 7: The construction of Nepal's second-longest suspension bridge has entered its final stage. Stretching over 1,501 meters, this bridge spans the Kamala River, connecting the southern regions of Siraha and Dhanusha.

Curfew imposed once again in Sarlahi’s Barahathawa

Published On: January 7, 2024 02:33 PM NPT By: Mithilesh Yadav

JANAKPURDHAM,  Jan 7: After the death of Jaishankar Sah of Barahathwa-6, Sarlahi, in police firing, the local administration has again imposed curfew to control the situation.

Indian Foreign Minister Jaishankar to spend 26 hours in Kathmandu

Published On: January 4, 2024 09:45 AM NPT By: Mithilesh Yadav

LAHAN, Jan 4: Indian Foreign Minister Dr Subrahmanyam (S) Jaishankar will spend 26 hours in Nepal. He is scheduled to arrive at Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) at 10 AM today to participate in the Nepal-India Joint Commission (JC) meeting.

Nepal to seek new air route during JC meeting with India

Published On: January 3, 2024 05:15 PM NPT By: Mithilesh Yadav

LAHAN, Jan 3: Nepal is set to ask India to provide an additional air entry route during the Joint Commission (JC) meeting scheduled for Thursday.

Foreign ministers of Nepal and India to jointly inaugurate three transmission lines tomorrow

Published On: January 3, 2024 01:13 PM NPT By: Mithilesh Yadav

LAHAN, Jan 3: The foreign ministers of Nepal and India will jointly inaugurate three transmission lines of 132 kVA on Thursday.

Cold waves hit all eight districts of Madhesh from Saturday, life of the poor at risk

Published On: January 2, 2024 10:15 PM NPT By: Mithilesh Yadav

LAHAN, Jan 2: A small thatched hut serves as the home for Shyam Devi Sadaya of Golbazar Municipality-10 Musahari Tol in Siraha. The family, consisting of four children and an elderly mother-in-law, endures the harsh cold by constantly living outside the house under the open sky.

Ward Chairman arrested for illegal mining activities in Chure and forest areas

Published On: December 30, 2023 05:00 PM NPT By: Mithilesh Yadav

JANAKPURDHAM, Dec 30: Phanindra Prasad Pokhrel, the Chairman of Ward no. 1 in Karjanha Municipality, was arrested on Friday for allegedly endorsing unlawful stone, gravel, and sand mining activities in the Chure forest area.

Is there growing opposition to republicanism and federalism in Madhesh?

Published On: December 12, 2023 03:47 PM NPT By: Mithilesh Yadav

JANAKPURDHAM, Dec 12: Madhesh has become a focal point for both political discourse and dissent against the existing political system, primarily revolving around issues of republicanism and federalism. Ram Raja Prasad Singh, a prominent figure from Madhesh, not only advocated for a republic in Nepal through an article in the "Times of India" in 1956 but also took direct action by leading the Janawadi Morcha in 2042 BS.

Principal Murder Case: Police suspect previous love affair as possible motive, 6 arrested

Published On: October 31, 2023 01:15 PM NPT By: Mithilesh Yadav

JANAKPURDHAM, Oct 31: The police have arrested six people including a woman and started investigation into the murder of Rupesh Saraf, the owner and principal of Bal Ekta English Boarding School located in Kalaiya-6, Bara.

Wife arrested in connection with husband's murder

Published On: October 2, 2023 12:10 PM NPT By: Mithilesh Yadav

JANAKPURDHAM, Oct 2: In a tragic turn of events, a 23-year-old woman, identified as Sonam Sahani Singh from Suklahiya, Darpa Thana-1, Motihari district, India, has been apprehended by Bara police in connection with the murder of her husband, Ajit Kumar Singh.

Madhesh Province Assembly session uncertain

Published On: September 17, 2023 03:30 PM NPT By: Mithilesh Yadav

JANAKPURDHAM, Sept 17: The Madhesh provincial assembly session which was adjourned on July 16 has not yet resumed. Important bills have not been approved because the session has not commenced.

Prohibitory order imposed in Malangwa as tensions surge following clash during Krishna Janmashtami idol immersion

Published On: September 9, 2023 05:00 PM NPT By: Mithilesh Yadav

JANAKPURDHAM, Sept 9: Responding to escalating tensions arising from clashes during the immersion of the Krishna Janmashtami idol, the local administration in Sarlahi has enforced a prohibitory order in Malangawa-- the district headquarter-- on Saturday.

Seven killed, 19 injured in bus accident in Jitpur

Published On: August 24, 2023 08:49 AM NPT By: Mithilesh Yadav

JANAKPUR, Aug 24: At least seven people died when a bus carrying pilgrims met with an accident in Churiyamai area of Jitpur Simara sub-metropolitan city-22 in Bara district.

Janamat Party Chairman Dr Raut holds meeting with BJP Foreign Affairs Department Chief Chauthaiwale

Published On: August 23, 2023 03:26 PM NPT By: Mithilesh Yadav

KATHMANDU, August 23: Chairman of Janamat Party, CK Raut, has held a meeting with Vijay Chauthaiwale, the chief of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Foreign Affairs Department.

Industrialist found dead in a hotel in Siraha

Published On: August 9, 2023 01:46 PM NPT By: Mithilesh Yadav

SIRAHA, Aug 9: The lifeless body of a 25-year-old businessman named Siddhant Bhattarai was discovered in a hotel in Mirchaiya, Siraha. Siddhant hailed from Biratnagar and was the owner of a company called Pathibhara Copy Udhyog based in Biratnagar.