KATHMANDU, Nov 28: Leaders of the Madhes-based parties have said that seeking their commitments for participation in the elections prior to registering the constitution amendment bill could be only an excuse to delay the amendment.

KATHMANDU, Nov 7: The commission formed to restructure the local units has decided to ask the government to help solicit support from the Madhes-based political parties in the task of delineating local units under the new federal system.

KATHMANDU, Sept 26: CPN-UML leader Madhav Kumar Nepal has said the demands of Madhesi people should be taken not only that of Madhesi.

KATHMANDU, Sept 26: The government has assured the agitating Madhes-based parties that it will start the constitution amendment process in a week's time.

KATHMANDU, Sept 23: The government has decided to provide Rs 14 million to cover the expenses incurred in the treatment of  protesters injured during the Madhes agitations last year. This is as per the demands of the agitating Madhes-based parties.

SOLUKHUMBU, Sept 20: Chairman of the Federal Socialist Forum Nepal, Upendra Yadav, has said that he was confident that Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal would resolve the problems surfaced in Madhes.

Extend martyrs list: Madhes parties

September 19, 2016 08:56 am

KATHMANDU, Sept 18: United Democratic Madhesi Front (UDMF) has asked the government to extend the martyrs list and declare at least 16 others, who died in the Madhes movement last year, as martyrs.

Madhes parties oppose Constitution Day

September 19, 2016 01:30 am

RAJBIRAJ, Sept 19: While the government has decided to celebrate this Monday as Constitution Day with much fervor, Madhes-centric political parties, on the other hand, are preparing to observe the day as “black day”.

KATHMANDU, Sept 19: A year after the promulgation of the new Constitution, the Madhes issue remains a bone of contention in implementing it and ending the transition.

KATHMANDU, Sept 18: Sadbhawana Party Co Chair Laxman Lal Karna has argued that the Madeshi Front had objection to the constitution as it was drafted by ignoring the voices of Madhesi, Tharu, indigenous nationalities and women.

MAHOTTARI, Sept 9: Mantoriya Devi lost her husband Amit Kapar during Madhes agitation last year. The incident has left the mother of two quite disturbed.

KATHMANDU, Sept 5: Nepali Congress (NC) leader Prakash Man Singh has reasoned the change in the previous government for the cause of resolving the differences with the disgruntled Madhes-centric political parties.

KATHMANDU, Aug. 31: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said the genuine demands of the Madhesi people relating to their dissatisfaction with some contents of the constitution could be addressed through dialogue and consensus.

KATHMANDU, Aug 19: The government has decided to declare 52 individuals who were killed during last year's Madhes protests as martyrs.

KATHMANDU, Aug 18: The government has decided to provide 1 million each to the families of those killed during the Madhesi movement.  A Cabinet meeting held in Singha Durbar on Thursday decided to this effect.

KATHMANDU, Aug 6: The top reigning leaders of the two ruling coalition partners – Nepali Congress (NC) and CPN (Maoist Centre) – today held talks on the prospects of implementing the three-point understanding reached with the agitating Tarai-Madhes-centric parties.

KATHMANDU, Aug 5:   A Cabinet meeting held in Singha Durbar on Friday decided to provide Rs 1 million each to the families of those killed during the Madhes Movement.

KATHMANDU, Aug 5:  A Cabinet meeting on Friday is providing martyr status to those killed during the Madhes Movement, compensation to the families of the victims and treatment to the injured.

MIRCHAIYA (SIRAHA), June 6: Majhau village is located close to Mirchaiya, an emerging business hub in Siraha district. Recently, the village was merged with Mirchaiya Municipality. Becoming part of a municipality has not changed the face of the erstwhile village.