Stories Tagged 'Madhesi leaders'
Monday marked the tenth anniversary of the first Madhes movement, a three-week long popular uprising in the plains that, together with other smaller revolts, contributed to establishing Nepal as a federal democratic republic.full story »
Some Madhesi leaders have hinted at the possibility of joining the new government if the NC and the CPN (Maoist Centre) made a written commitment to addressing their demands pertaining to the constitution.full story »
Madhesi parties are reaching out to the international community and civil society groups to garner wider support and mount pressure on the major parties to address their demands.full story »
Even as key leaders of the agitating Samyukta Loktantrik Madhesi Morcha arrived in Kathmandu on Tuesday for back-channel negotiations with major parties, the deaths of protesters have diminished the prospect of immediate dialogue.full story »
The Madhesi leaders have proposed a working alliance with Baidya and the leaders of eight other parties against the draft constitution on Monday.full story »
Madhesi leaders Rajendra Mahato and Upendra Yadav are embroiled in a leadership struggle as their respective parties consider unification.full story »