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Amar Khadka



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.

1 among those injured in Sunsari gas cylinder blast dies

February 24, 2017 16:23 PM

ITAHARI, Feb 24: A victim among those critically injured in the gas cylinder explosion has succumbed to his injures.

7 injured after gas-cylinder goes off in Sunsari

February 24, 2017 13:52 PM

ITAHARI, Feb 24: Seven people were injured after a gas cylinder used for filling balloons suddenly exploded in Sunsari district.

3 injured as police, criminal group exchange fire

January 30, 2017 17:47 PM

ITAHARI, Jan 30: Three people injured killed after police exchanged fire with a criminal group in Itahari Municipality of Sunsari district on Monday afternoon.

Three killed on spot as bus hits motorcycle

January 14, 2017 19:24 PM

ITAHARI, Jan 14: Three people were killed in a road accident at Haripur of Sunsari district on Saturday evening.

Army crowned men’s volleyball champion

December 29, 2016 09:04 AM

ITAHARI, Dec 29: Tribhuvan Army Club on Wednesday claimed men’s volleyball title under the Seventh National Games being held in Itahari. Army overcame Armed Police Force in straight set of 3-0 to win gold.

Army becomes champion in taekwondo

December 28, 2016 21:29 PM

ITAHARI, Dec 28: Nepal Police Club's taekwondo player Nischal Man Shrestha was worried about his health before the Seventh National Games.

Som wins three golds in his maiden national games

December 28, 2016 08:36 AM

ITAHARI, Dec 28: In his maiden appearance in the National Games, Tribhuvan Army Club athlete Som Bahadur Kumal not only surpassed his own ambition but played a vital role in the departmental team’s dominance in track and field during the ongoing Games.

Wins for departmental sides

December 26, 2016 08:53 AM

ITAHARI, Dec 26: Three departmental teams - Nepal Police Club, Armed Police Force (APF) and Tribhuvan Army Club - and Western Region emerged victorious in the men’s volleyball events at the Seventh National Games on Sunday.

DRI starts probe against four Biratnagar factories

December 1, 2016 00:30 AM

ITAHARI, Dec 1: The Eastern Regional Office of Department of Revenue Investigation (DRI) has started investigation against four factories of Biratnagar, suspecting their involvement in revenue evasion.

Sunsari is hub for Indians seeking Nepali citizenship

November 15, 2016 01:27 AM

ITAHARI, Nov 15: Notorious Indian criminal Niranjan Hoji, who has been accused of involvement in various terrorist activities,  acquired Nepali citizenship from Dharan in Sunsari district back in 2006. He was given the citizenship on the basis of descent, under the government's mobile citizenship certificate distribution campaign.

Mahato warns of fresh protest

October 29, 2016 14:24 PM

ITAHARI, Oct 29: Chairman of Sadhbhawana Party Rajendra Mahato on Saturday said that the constitution should be implemented only after amending it.

21 killed in road accidents during Dashain in eastern region

October 18, 2016 00:40 AM

ITAHARI, Oct 18: At least 21 were killed and dozens injured in road accidents in the eastern part of the country in the past fifteen days.