Suresh Yadav

The contributor for Republica.

Mobile App launched to curb sexual assaults

Published On: October 29, 2018 05:00 AM NPT By: Suresh Yadav

JANAKPURDHAM, Oct 29: With rising cases of sexual assaults, the Province 2 government on Sunday launched a new “Mobile App” aimed at ensuring women safety.

Dahal warns CM Raut not to ‘overtake’ federal govt

Published On: October 24, 2018 08:02 AM NPT By: Suresh Yadav

JANAKPURDHAM, Oct 24: Expressing dissatisfaction over the Provincial 2 government's move to recruit a police force of its own, Nepal Communist Party Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal has asked the chief minister of the province stop such 'overtaking'.

Provincial govts enacts laws ahead of center, spawning rift

Published On: October 16, 2018 04:30 AM NPT By: Suresh Yadav

JANAKPUR, Oct 16: A rift between federal and provincial governments has surfaced yet again after provincial governments came up with some provincial legislation prior to the federal government.

Freight train arrives in Janakpur from India

Published On: October 11, 2018 10:40 AM NPT By: Suresh Yadav

JANAKPUR, Oct 11: A freight train loaded with around 5,000 tonnes of ballast arrived in Janakpur from Jaynagar of Bihar on Wednesday.

Province 2 forwards legal process to hire staff on its own

Published On: October 6, 2018 04:00 AM NPT By: Suresh Yadav

JANAKPURDHAM, Oct 6: As the federal government did not pay much attention into arranging required staffers, Province 2 government has forwarded the procedure for appointing staff in contract basis on its own.

Province 2 launches ‘green campaign’

Published On: September 28, 2018 07:33 AM NPT By: Suresh Yadav

JANAKPURDHAM, Sept 28: Aimed at promoting greenery in Province 2, also known as the bread basket of the country, the provincial government is starting a ‘green campaign’ in the province which includes eight southern districts districts bordering with India.

Clerk fired for sharing Facebook post

Published On: September 24, 2018 03:30 AM NPT By: Suresh Yadav

JANAKPURDHAM, Sept 24: An clerk of Dhanusha District Court has been fired from her job after she shared a Facebook post of some Madhes-based parties observing the Constitution Day on September 19 as a ‘black day’.

FSFN divided over Constitution Day celebrations

Published On: September 19, 2018 06:00 AM NPT By: Suresh Yadav

JANAKPURDHAM, Sept 19: Leaders of Federal Socialist Forum Nepal (FSFN) are sharply divided as the country prepares to celebrate the Constitution Day on Wednesday.

Principal rents out classrooms forcing students to study under a tree

Published On: September 11, 2018 09:26 AM NPT By: Suresh Yadav

JANAKPURDHAM, Sept 11: Fudilal National School is the only public primary school in the entire Janakpurdham Sub – metropolis where mostly Muslim and Dalit children study.

Unidentified group fires bullet injuring one in Dhanusha

Published On: September 4, 2018 10:55 AM NPT By: Suresh Yadav

DHANUSHA, Sept 4: A man has been injured when an unidentified group fired a bullet on Monday night at Dhanusha.

165-year-old prison holds inmates three times its capacity

Published On: August 25, 2018 07:24 AM NPT By: Suresh Yadav

JALESHWAR, Aug 25: Jaleshwar prison, one of the oldest structures of the country, is currently in a miserable state. Despite its dilapidated condition, it is currently accommodating prisoners three times its capacity. This prison, which was established back in 1853, is currently 165 years old. Given its date and time of construction, it is the lowest-lying structure in Jaleshwar even to this day. Rainfall often results in inundation here. It becomes a real trouble for the jailbirds as well as staffers of the prison to get rid of the water each monsoon.

Police accused of protecting dual citizenship holder

Published On: August 20, 2018 07:21 AM NPT By: Suresh Yadav

JANAKPURDHAM, Aug 20: District Police Office (DPO) Dhanusha has been accused of attempting to protect a criminal with dual passport and citizenship of both India and Nepal.

Oli assures Madhesis of constitutional amendment

Published On: August 19, 2018 06:05 AM NPT By: Suresh Yadav

JANAKPUR, Aug 19: Prime Minister KP Oli has assured the Madhesi people of amending the constitution if any discriminatory elements still existed in that document.

Mother elated to see disabled daughter stand on her feet

Published On: August 13, 2018 04:00 AM NPT By: Suresh Yadav

JANAKPURDHAM, Aug 13: The happiness of Maladevi Mandal of Jaleshwor-2, Mahottari knew no bounds after she knew that she was pregnant two years after tying the knot with Ramanadan Mandal.

School students stand against child marriage

Published On: July 24, 2018 03:10 AM NPT By: Suresh Yadav

JANAKPURDHAM, July 24: Students studying in various community schools of Dhanusha have expressed their solidarity with the campaign to curb child marriage.

Rift between Kathmandu and Province 2 widens

Published On: June 23, 2018 07:53 AM NPT By: Suresh Yadav

JANAKPUR, June 23: The already troubled relations between Kathmandu and the government of Province 2 have further soured lately after the federal government allegedly intervened in the affairs of the provincial government against the spirit of federalism.

Disputes arise over name, language of Province 2

Published On: June 11, 2018 07:20 AM NPT By: Suresh Yadav

JANAKPUR, June 11: Province 2 has not been able to finalize its name and official language despite numerous attempts to reach consensus on the same. Lots of disputes have arisen on the issue as different parties are adamant on their own demands.

Janaki Medical College remains closed since a month

Published On: June 6, 2018 05:00 AM NPT By: Suresh Yadav

JANAKPURDHAM, June 6: Janaki Medical College has remained closed since a month after the employees started protests demanding their salary for the last 14 months.

Janakpur left high and dry by defaulting contractors

Published On: June 5, 2018 07:46 AM NPT By: Suresh Yadav

JANAKPUR, June 5: A year ago, Janakpur was declared temporary capital of Province 2 amid protest against the decision. Residents of Birgunj protested against the decision while pitching their own city for getting the status. Though the protests have not completely simmered, Janakpur is struggling to get a makeover. Despite having rich cultural and historical heritages, the city continues to be plagued with dilapidated roads, garbage mismanagement and messy market areas, among others.

Province 2 MPs divided over CM Raut’s remarks

Published On: May 16, 2018 07:57 AM NPT By: Suresh Yadav

JANAKPUR, May 16: Lawmakers of Province 2 Assembly were divided over Chief Minister Lalbabu Raut’s remarks made during Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Nepal visit.