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Oct 24, 2018

Madhesh: Climate Change Threatening Communities in Nepal

The article below was published by The Voice of Madhesh: Kathmandu, 10 October: Ravi Ale has worked the family’s two hectares of land in eastern Nepal since he was old enough to help his father. But after a lean harvest this year, and with his cash running out, he will leave next month to look for work in India, along with five of his friends in the village. The problem is drought –...

Oct 24, 2018

Madhesh: Climate Change Threatening Communities...

Drought and scarcity of water are threatening the continuance of traditional agricultural activities in eastern Nepal, putting the very subsistence of local people at risk. In a region where water scarcity...

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Oct 17, 2018

UNPO Condemns Arrest of AIM Coordinator Dr CK...

Dr Raut was in Gaur for regular court attendance when he was arrested. supporters of Dr Raut were violently arrested while peacefully demonstrating the arrest outside the premises. The Madheshi are the...

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Oct 16, 2018

Madhesh: Central Coordinator of Swatantra Madhes...

The article below was published by the Kathmandu Post: Police arrested central joint coordinator of Swatantra Madhes Gathabandhan (CK Raut’s group) from Parasi in Western Nawalparasi on Sunday. Kailash...

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Oct 08, 2018

Madhesh: Central Coordinator of the Alliance for...

The press release below was published by Alliance for Independent Madhesh: October 7, 2018 Dr. CK Raut, central coordinator of Alliance for Independent Madhesh (AIM) has been illegally arrested from...

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Oct 05, 2018

Madhesh: Many Hospitalised Due to Violence of...

The report below was sent by the AIM: In Nepalgunj, the Nepal police have beaten Rammanohar Yadav's family members, including his wife. Sunita Yadav, Manohar's wife, is critically injured. More than...

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Oct 01, 2018

Madhesh: Nepali Police Refuses to Investigate...

The article below was published by Kathmandu Post: Police in Kathmandu sent the body of Ram Manohar Yadav for autopsy without seeking consent from the family, according to his brother Bishnu Yadav. A...

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Sep 06, 2018

Madhesh: Thousands Demonstrate in Terai to Call...

The article below was published by The Rising Post: On August 17 [2018] thousands of Madheshi people gathered in Bardaha in honor of Rajib Raut, who was killed during the Madhesh movement. CK Raut and...

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May 15, 2018

Madhesh: Nepali Police Use Force to Arrest Activist...

Watch the video of the protest leading to the arrest of activist Sitla Yadav, highlighting the censorship and brutality of the Nepali police forces.  

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May 14, 2018

Madhesh: Activists Arrested During Peaceful Protest...

  This article has been published by myRepublica: On May 11 [2018], Chief Minister of Province 2 Lalbabu Raut has said that the struggle against the 'discriminatory constitution' was still underway....

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Jan 31, 2018

Madhesh: Pushpa Kamal Dahal States Government...

The article below was published by online khabar:  CPN-Maoist Centre Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal says the left alliance-led government to be formed soon will prioritise solving problems existing...

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Dec 07, 2017

AIM and UNPO Call for Release of AIM Coordina...

Below is a press release published by the AIM: Nepal Police has arrested Dr. C. K. Raut, Co-ordinator of Alliance of Independent Madhesh (AIM) today from his Janakpur residence by barging into the residence...

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Oct 31, 2017

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    UNPO REPRESENTATION: Alliance for Independent Madhesh The Alliance for Independent Madhesh has been a Member of UNPO since 2017. It represents the inhabitants of the Terai region internationally.     OVERVIEW The...

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