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At least 6 killed, 6 missing as flooding inundated Itahari(Update)

August 12, 2017 08:39 AM

ITAHARI, August 12: At least five persons were killed as the flooding  caused by continuous heavy rain inundated Itahari market zone and its surrounding areas.

More wives of migrant workers eloping with assets

August 8, 2017 05:30 AM

ITAHARI, Aug 7: Dekraj Thapa, 29, went to Qatar three years ago for employment. Before flying he shifted his wife and child to ward 8 of Itahari Sub-metropolitan City.

When jail helps change lives

August 4, 2017 10:21 AM

Six years ago, Rakesh Tamang of Itahari-4, killed one of the locals of his community. He is still serving a jail term in the regional prison of Jhumka, Sunsari but these days he isn’t only a prisoner. One will find him delivering lessons on ethics, morality and discipline to other inmates.

Green Green Month of Shrawan

July 20, 2017 11:41 AM

“Many females follow Shrawan rituals without knowing the reasons or logic behind them. If thought logically, it may seem that there is no sense in wishing for your husband’s longevity by staying hungry and wearing green color. But, once you understand the meaning behind any ritual, your faith becomes strong.”

Nepali Congress makes comeback in Sunsari

July 11, 2017 00:30 AM

ITAHARI, July 11: Nepali Congress (NC) has made a comeback in Sunsari district, winning 6 mayoral and 5 deputy mayoral posts in the 12 local units at stake there in the local polls. The party had suffered a humiliating defeat in the district during the first Constituent Assembly (CA) election  and  only managed to win one constituency in the second one.

Sajha Party loses luster in Itahari Sub-metropolis; gets only 181 votes

July 7, 2017 20:20 PM

ITAHARI, July 7: Sajha Party, which took part in the first phase of local election as a debutant, emerged largely successful in the capital, despite all the odds.

Gachchhadar, Yadav maintain influence in their regions

July 4, 2017 01:10 AM

ITAHARI, July 4: Two heavyweights of Madhesi politics, Nepal Loktantrik Forum's (NLF) Chairman Bijay Kumar Gachchhadar and Federal Socialist Forum Nepal's (FSFN) Chairman Upendra Yadav have sustained their influence in their home district of Sunsari.

UML taking lead in Itahari Sub Metropolis

July 3, 2017 14:14 PM

ITAHARI, July 3:  CPN-UML is  taking lead in Itarahi Sub Metropolitan City in the second round of local elections.

UML takes lead in Itahari Sub-metropolis

July 2, 2017 10:26 AM

ITAHARI, July 2: CPN-UML is taking the lead in the mayoral race held on June 28 in Itahari sub-metropolitan City.

Retd. Major Gen. and ex-Maoist Center lawmaker Fudong attacked

June 27, 2017 19:46 PM

ITAHARI, June 27: An irate group has vandalized the house of retired Major General and former UCPN (Maoist Center) lawmaker Kumar Fudong in Itahari Sub Metropolitan City on Tuesday afternoon.

Places to visit in Itahari

June 1, 2017 09:29 AM

Living the urban life can be monotonous at times, which is why travelling is essential. But it might not be possible for us to plan elaborate trips abroad. Here we bring to you, some destinations you can visit within the country that don’t need much preparation.

'Voters in Madhes eager to elect their representatives'

June 1, 2017 00:20 AM

ITAHARI, June 1: Champa Shah, a local of Sunsari Barju Rural Municipality-5, spends her days selling tea. Despite being busy, she went to a program organized to inaugurate the Office of the Returning Officer on Monday, wearing a smile on her face.

106-year-old wants election centers to be accessible to senior citizens

May 11, 2017 01:10 AM

ITAHARI, May 11: A 106-year-old man of Morang district is keeping his fingers crossed with hopes of casting vote in the upcoming elections one last time before his ailing health fails him.

Inferno guts 14 houses in Sunsari

April 27, 2017 17:35 PM

ITAHARI, April 27: "The fire destroyed everything except a motorcycle and a piece of cloth that I was putting on,” grumbled Harish Ansari of Harinagara-6, Sunsari, while sharing the loss of property caused by the inferno that raged on Wednesday night.

Create poll-friendly climate: Prez

April 15, 2017 10:00 AM

ITAHARI, April 15: President Bidya Devi Bhandari on Friday urged political parties and the government to create an election-friendly environment across the country to make May 14 local polls a success.

President Bhandari calls for elections friendly environment

April 14, 2017 18:11 PM

ITAHARI, April 14: President Bidya Devi Bhandari urged political parties and the government to create an environment to hold local level elections on May 14 in a fearless situation.

Prez Bhandari visits her mother at Briddhashram

April 5, 2017 20:29 PM

ITAHARI, April 5: President Bidhya Devi Bhandari on Wednesday met with her mother Mithila Pandey at Chatara Briddhashram in Barahakshetra of Sunsari district.

14 people killed by Koshi Tappu animals in 8 years

March 21, 2017 01:00 AM

ITAHARI, March 21: Lalo Mandal, 50, of Kuswaha-4, Sunsari, who was attacked by a wild elephant that had strayed into his village from the Koshi Tappu wildlife Reserve (KTWR) a month ago, succumbed to his injuries on Monday.

APF crowned PM Cup Women's cricket champion

March 8, 2017 21:50 PM

ITAHARI, March 8: Armed Police Force (APF) on Wednesday claimed the title of the Prime Minister Cup Women's National T20 Cricket Tournament in Itahari.

Don’t be destructive: UML to UDMF

March 6, 2017 08:46 AM

ITAHARI, March 6: Amid threats by Madhes-based political parties to thwart their scheduled rallies in various Tarai-Madhes districts, top leaders of the main opposition CPN-UML have urged the agitating United Democratic Madhesi Front (UDMF) not to show negative and destructive behavior.