BIRATNAGAR, Sept 15: The Postal Highway which runs from Jhapa in the east to Kanchanpur in the west touching over 50 rural villages alongside the Indian border is a common dream of the people in the Tarai belt. The project, which is almost a century old, is still not near completion. While its status is ‘under construction’ since the time of Juddha Shamsher, a Rana Prime Minister, the 1792.4 kilometers long road has now been facing compensation-related issues in some parts.
DAMAK, Nov 29: On Sunday, a fire in Shivasatakshi Municipality of Jhapa killed four members of the same family. The municipality did not have its own fire engine and the locals had to wait for two hours for a fire engine from another local unit to arrive at the scene. Locals are wondering if the family could have been saved if their municipality had its own fire engine.
Born in Khotang and raised in Morang, Sameer Rai is the owner of two Kathmandu eateries. He was passionate about restaurants since his childhood. So right after completing his secondary level education he moved to the capital in 2003 to follow his passion.
MORANG, Sept 11: Two people were killed in separate accidents today in Morang. Lalita Agrawal, 55, of Dharan Sub Metropolis-1 died in a car accident occurred at Kanepokhari rural municipality-7 along the east-west highway.
BIRATNAGAR, Aug 15: Altogether 26 students of Shree Secondary School of Letang-6, Morang have fallen ill Tuesday after drinking water from the school’s water tank, which was poisoned with pesticide. District Police Office, Morang has informed that the condition of four students is serious.
BIRATNAGAR, March 9:The Nepal-India border check points in Morang and Sunsari districts will be closed for 48 hours beginning at 6 pm today in view of March 11 Lok Sabha by-elections in Atariya of Bihar, India.
BARA, Feb 11: Morang Football Club has reached the semifinals of the ongoing ninth Ruslan Simara Gold Cup football tournament defeating the host Nawa Jan Jagriti Yuwa Club (NJJYC) 4-1 in the tiebreaker on Saturday.
KATHMANDU, Dec 9: Shiva Kumar Mandal from Left Alliance has won the Provincial Assembly election from Morang’s constituency 5. Mandal defeated his opponent, Amrit Aryal of Nepali Congress. Mandal ecieved 22,945 votes while Aryal received 19,953.
MORANG, Dec 9: CPN-UML candidate, Lalbabu Pandit has won the election of House of Representatives from Morang-6. He has made a victory upon Congress general secretary Dr. shekhar Koirala with 675 votes difference.
BIRATNAGAR, Nov 9: Due to its rich industrial legacy, Morang district has always been considered as an important strategic place by political parties. This is why the country's major parties are leaving no stone unturned to grab victories in the district these upcoming elections.
BIRATNAGAR, Oct 29: Disgruntlement has surfaced in the CPN (Maoist Center) Morang District Committee, with the recommendation of party Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal's son-in-law as a provincial assembly candidate.
URLABARI, MORANG, Sept 30: An 18-year-old boy died while three were hurt after an auto rickshaw they were travelling on met with an accident at Urlabari-5 in Morang district along the East-West Highway on Friday evening.
BIRATNAGAR, August 30: The agriculture sector in Morang district has incurred a loss worth over Rs 560 million in the recent flooding. Paddy plantation in around 2,520 hectares of farmland in the district has been destroyed in the disaster on August 11 and 12, incurring a loss amounting to around Rs 243 million, the District Agricultural Office estimated.
KATHMANDU, June 3: Jawalakhel Youth Club (JYC) produced its first victory in the ongoing Lalit Memorial U-18 Football Championship defeating New Road Team (NRT) on Saturday while Nepal Police Club (NPC) was held by Morang Football Club.
KATHMANDU, April 3: The Election Commission has finalized the number of voters for the upcoming local level elections and said 14,054,482 eligible Nepali citizens are registered with the election body. As per the voter list finalized by the election body, Morang district has the highest number of registered voters while Manang has the lowest number.
MORANG, March 22: Thirty-eight polling stations have been added for the upcoming local election in Morang district. With the new additions, the number of polling stations in the district will reach 301.