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India's U-turn on Madhesi issue led to a sense of betrayal

India took longer than anticipated to realise that it was losing its credibility and goodwill in Nepal, especially in Terai, by backing only a small section of the leaders, mostly the ones who had been rejected by the people in the last election.

Nepal takes Indian TV channels off air, Delhi heads to crisis table

With supplies running low, youth cadres of major political parties are whipping up anti-India sentiments and all Indian TV channels were taken off air Tuesday by cable operators.


At India-Nepal border, protests in no-man’s land, 10-km queue of trucks

Despite the uncertainty following widespread protests over Nepal’s new Constitution, the situation in Raxaul is calm as officials keep watch on a large group of people gathered in the middle of the bridge that forms the border here.

Madhesi leaders meet Sushma, seek help to resolve crisis

This is the first time since the agitation in Nepal’s Madhes region that the top four Madhesi leaders have come to Delhi.

Border Ballot: In Raxaul, they vote for a Bihar govt that will ‘solve problem in Nepal’

Sympathy for the Madhesi cause is widespread among people living along the border, with their shared ties going back a long way.