Amar Khadka

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Girls in Sunsari unsafe from even own family members, relatives

Published On: September 29, 2019 07:34 AM NPT By: Amar Khadka

ITAHARI, Sept 29: Her parents wanted to marry Kiran Kumari Yadav of Harinagar off when she was studying in Grade 9.

Children at the receiving end of rising divorce cases

Published On: September 22, 2019 04:30 AM NPT By: Amar Khadka

ITAHARI, Sept 22: Madhuri Sah (name changed), 17, always loved to go to school when she was a kid. She was active in extra curricular activities and loved to have fun with friends. Everything was going normal until one day when her parents decided to get divorced.

Human-wildlife conflict ‘increasing’ in Koshi Tappu

Published On: August 22, 2019 08:12 AM NPT By: Amar Khadka

ITAHARI, Aug 22: Sadarul Mia of Koshi Rural Municipality-8 in Sunsari was attacked by an elephant in Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve on May 9. The 55-year-old sustained critical injuries and died while undergoing treatment.

Koshi Barrage victims still await compensation, start relay sit-in

Published On: August 18, 2019 07:08 AM NPT By: Amar Khadka

ITAHARI, Aug 18: Ahead of a crucial Nepal-India Joint Commission meeting, Koshi Barrage victims from Sunsari, Saptari and Udayapur districts have started an indefinite relay sit-in in Sunsari, demanding compensation for their lands without further delay.

Sunsari records 3,266 dengue cases in 3 months

Published On: August 17, 2019 07:45 AM NPT By: Amar Khadka

ITAHARI, Aug 17: Altogether 3,266 dengue cases have been recorded in Sunsari district over the past three months and 3,173 were from Dharan alone. But only one person has died from the disease so far.

Snakebite patients in eastern Nepal dying due to lack of timely treatment

Published On: July 27, 2019 02:05 AM NPT By: Amar Khadka

ITAHARI, July 27: Samir Rishidev, a local of Itahari Municipality-11 in Sunsari district, died on his way to health center after he was bit by a venomous snake. The snake bit the 11-year-old Rishidev while he was sleeping in his bed.

Alarm as dengue spreads to Itahari

Published On: June 15, 2019 04:30 AM NPT By: Amar Khadka

ITAHARI, June 15: After Dharan, dengue has spread to Itahari. A week ago, one person was found infected with dengue in Itahari, but now the number has reached six, with two more cases detected on Friday.

Electric fencing at KTWR to ensure safety of people living in buffer zone

Published On: May 20, 2019 05:00 AM NPT By: Amar Khadka

ITAHARI, May 20: In the fourth week of November 2017, two people died in the buffer zone of the Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve (KTWR) after being trampled by a rampaging wild elephant.

1,309.4 hectares of forest land encroached in Sunsari

Published On: May 11, 2019 08:16 AM NPT By: Amar Khadka

ITAHARI, May 11: A decision taken by the government has increased the risk of encroachment of forest land in Sunsari.

APF constable arrested on charge of raping a woman

Published On: May 5, 2019 07:51 AM NPT By: Amar Khadka

ITAHARI, May 5: Police on Saturday arrested an Armed Police Force constable stationed in Sonapur of Sunsari district on the charge of raping a woman.

Sunsari sees 28 murders in nine months

Published On: April 26, 2019 08:12 AM NPT By: Amar Khadka

ITAHARI, April 26: Two days ago, 25-year-old Mukesh Rishidev of Chandwel, Inaruwa-7,  was murdered with a sharp weapon at his own home. Police have launched an investigation to find the perpetrators. According to police, the culprits had ripped off his head.

Dauphins beats Kakarbhitta to reach Duhabi final

Published On: April 5, 2019 10:31 AM NPT By: Amar Khadka

ITAHARI, April 5: Cameroon’s Dauphins Football Club has entered the final of the ongoing third Manmohan Duhabi Gold Cup football tournament defeating Jhapa’s Kakarbhitta Football Training Center 3-0 in Itahari on Thursday.

Army defeats Three Star to reach Duhabi Gold Cup final

Published On: April 4, 2019 11:08 AM NPT By: Amar Khadka

ITAHARI, April 4: Tribhuvan Army Club has moved closer to the title win of the third Manmohan Duhabi Gold Cup football tournament with a 2-0 win over Three Star Club in Itahari on Wednesday.

Dauphins into Duhabi Gold Cup semis

Published On: April 3, 2019 08:47 AM NPT By: Amar Khadka

ITAHARI, April 3: In a battle of two foreign football clubs at Duhabi Stadium in Itahari, Cameroon’s Dauphins Football Club overcame India’s Royal Club West Bengal 3-2 in a thrilling quarterfinal match of the 3rd Manmohan Duhabi Gold Cup football tournament on Tuesday.

Three Star into Duhabi Gold Cup semis

Published On: April 2, 2019 08:22 AM NPT By: Amar Khadka

ITAHARI, April 2: Ruslan Three Star club has defeated Sunsari’s Eleven Arrows Club Duhabi on penalties to enter the semifinals of the 3rd Manmohan Duhabi Gold Cup football tournament in a quarter-final match played at Duhabi Stadium in Sunsari on Monday.

Banana farming catching on in Sunsari

Published On: March 24, 2019 08:15 AM NPT By: Amar Khadka

ITAHARI, March 24: Interest in banana farming has grown amongst farmers in Sunsari district. Ram Kumar Mehta, a local of Rajdhuni, used to cultivate paddy until six years ago, producing 2,800 kilograms of rice every season. After having been informed by agriculture experts that banana farming provided a more profitable market, he decided to change course.

364 corruption cases against local units in eastern Nepal

Published On: March 22, 2019 07:39 AM NPT By: Amar Khadka

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

Published On: February 13, 2019 03:53 AM NPT By: Amar Khadka

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

Published On: February 3, 2019 10:23 AM NPT By: Amar Khadka

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

Published On: February 1, 2019 07:29 AM NPT By: Amar Khadka

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.