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Amar Khadka



364 corruption cases against local units in eastern Nepal

March 22, 2019 07:39 AM

ITAHARI, March 22: With the implementation of federalism in the country, corruption has reportedly developed deep roots in various local units in eastern Nepal.

Series of murders terrorizing locals of Sunsari

February 13, 2019 03:53 AM

ITAHARI, Feb 12: In terms of security concern, Sunsari can be taken as the most sensitive district in Province 1. As it shares and open border with India, people living in various parts of Sunsari often have to fear for their lives and safety. In recent days, the district has been turning into a crime hub.

Army lifts Madan Bhandari Gold Cup

February 3, 2019 10:23 AM

ITAHARI, Feb 3: The departmental team Tribhuvan Army Club has lifted the second Madan Bhandari Memorial International Invitational Gold Cup Football Tournament with a surprising 2-0 win over the A-Division League champion Manang Marshyangdi Club in Itahari on Saturday.

MMC beats Police to set summit clash with Army

February 1, 2019 07:29 AM

Feb 1: A decider from Afeez Olawale helped A-Division champion Manang Marshyangdi Club beat departmental team Nepal Police Club 1-0 in the ongoing second Madan Bhandari Memorial International Invitational Gold Cup football tournament on Thursday.

Army thrashes Kakarbhitta to reach Madan Bhandari Gold Cup final

January 31, 2019 10:12 AM

ITAHARI, Jan 31: Departmental team Tribhuvan Army Club has advanced into the final of the ongoing second Madan Bhandari Memorial International Invitational Gold Cup Football Tournament with an empathic 4-1 win over Mechi Netralaya Kakarbhitta Training Center in Itahari on Wednesday.

Police defeats Bhutanese team to enter Madan Bhandari semis

January 30, 2019 11:46 AM

ITAHARI, Jan 30: Departmental team Nepal Police Club has advanced into the semifinals of the ongoing second Madan Bhandari Memorial International Invitational Gold Cup Football Tournament with a 2-0 win over Bhutan’s CFC Club in Itahari on Tuesday.

Manang enters Madan Bhandari semis

January 28, 2019 08:27 AM

ITAHARI, Jan 28: A-Division League champion Manang Marshyangdi Club has advanced into the semifinals of the ongoing second Madan Bhandari Memorial International Invitational Gold Cup Football Tournament with a 2-1 win over the host Rastriya Jagriti Club in Itahari on Sunday.

Kakarbhitta into Madan Bhandari semis after tiebreaker win

January 27, 2019 10:10 AM

ITAHARI, Jan 27: Mechi Netralaya Kakarbhitta Training Center has advanced into the semifinals of the second Madan Bhandari Gold Cup Football Tournament with a 4-3 tiebreaker win over Cameroon’s Dauphins Family Football Club in Itahari on Saturday.

Madan Bhandari Gold Cup from Jan 26

January 15, 2019 10:59 AM

ITAHARI, Jan 15: International Madan Bhandari Memorial Gold Cup, the highest value football tournament of eastern Nepal, is set to start from January 26.

Koshi Tappu witnesses further decline in the arrival of migratory birds

December 18, 2018 08:10 AM

ITAHARI, Dec 18: Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve (KTWR), which has earned itself the reputation of “birds’ paradise”, has welcomed a disappointingly low number of migratory birds this year.

Jhumka prison installs 28 CCTV cameras to monitor inmates

December 16, 2018 09:04 AM

ITAHARI, Dec 16: In a bid to monitor the activities of the inmates, the Eastern Regional Prison of Jhumka has installed CCTV cameras. As the prison has earned the recognition of being one of the best in the country, this is just another step to make it better, say even the inmates.

11 murders in Sunsari in four months

December 2, 2018 09:20 AM

ITAHARI, Dec 2: Sunsari district witnessed 11 murders in four months as people have started feeling insecure due to killers at large.

Attacks on Muslim leaders raise safety concern

November 24, 2018 08:36 AM

ITAHARI, Nov 24:  The police haven't been able to nab the killers of Mohammad Fida Hussain of Duhabi-9, Sonapur, even two days after the gruesome murder.

Sunsari tense over murder of a brick kiln supervisor

November 22, 2018 04:00 AM

ITAHARI, Nov 22: An unidentified gang gunned down a brick kiln supervisor in Duhabi Municipality-9 of Sunsari while he was out on regular morning walk. The incident happened at around 6:30 am on Wednesday morning.

Property worth Rs 20 m destroyed as fire breaks out in Itahari

November 7, 2018 17:52 PM

ITAHARI, Nov 7: Property worth over Rs 20 million was reduced to ashes after a fire broke out in the market place in Sunsari district on Wednesday afternoon.

Nurturing an elephant calf at Koshi Tappu

October 24, 2018 11:25 AM

ITAHARI, Oct 24: To the great joy and excitement of the Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve fraternity, Shovakali, a 52-year-old elephant, gave birth to a healthy calf on 5 October. Though the calf, which the reserve family finds ‘cute’ and has been their darling, its safety remains a challenge for them to overcome.

Drunk driving kills 10 people in Province 1 during Dashain

October 23, 2018 03:00 AM

ITAHARI, Oct 23: Nabul Nungeli Magar, 35, of Udayapur lost his life after the autorickshaw he was on board toppled near Ghurmi of Udayapur along Siddhicharan Highway during Dashain.

Those surcharging passengers to be punished

October 6, 2018 04:30 AM

ITAHARI, Oct 6: Taking advantage of the festive season, vehicle operators have started surcharging passengers. Venting their ire against the exorbitant hike in fares, locals, laborers, and even transport entrepreneurs have started raising their voices of late.

Alam’s body taken to BPKIHS for autopsy

September 22, 2018 07:14 AM

ITAHARI, Sept 22: Locals of Bhutaha have allowed the authorities to conduct the autopsy of Maulana Khursid Alam, founder, and principal of Rayyan National Boarding School after the government promised to give a martyr’s status to the deceased and take care of his family members.

People drinking 'undrinkable' water in eastern Nepal: Study

September 4, 2018 11:56 AM

ITAHARI, Sept 4: Water tested in 16 different districts in eastern Nepal suggests that people have been drinking contaminated water.