MORANG, May 7: At least 18 people were injured when a bus overturned at Budhiganga Rural Municipality in Morang along the Koshi Highway on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, April 18: The District Administration Office (DAO), Morang, has imposed a ban on meetings, conferences, rallies, gatherings and demonstrations in the district.

Two killed in separate accidents

April 16, 2024 10:56 am

BIRATNAGAR, April 16: Two individuals lost their lives in separate motorcycle accidents — one in Urlabari, Morang, and the other in Baraha Chhetra, Sunsari.

BIRATNAGAR, March 20: A man committed suicide after killing his wife in Belbari, Morang.

MORANG, March 15: The police have arrested four individuals -  one woman and three men - in possession of illegal drugs from Sundar Haraicha Municipality, Morang.

KATHMANDU, Feb 5: A suspect has been arrested on the suspicion of being involved in the murder of a 15-year-old girl in Morang.

Teenage girl killed in Morang

March 5, 2024 12:20 pm

BIRATNAGAR, March 5: A 15-year-old girl was killed in Morang.

MORANG, March 1: Two individuals died on the spot while five others were injured in an accident this morning at Belbari-3, Morang district, along the East-West Highway. Police Inspector Tej Bahadur Dahal confirmed that the accident took place when a tipper truck collided with a jeep en route to Phidim in Panchthar.

KATHMANDU, Feb 23: Three children died in a lorry truck accident in Budi Ganga Rural Municipality-4, Morang.

BIRATNAGAR, Feb 13: Police have disclosed the identities of two individuals who were arrested on Monday from Biratnagar-3 and Nemuwa in Budhiganga of Morang district in connection with planting suspicious objects on Tuesday.

JHAPA, Jan 9: Jhapa and Morang districts have witnessed increasing conflict between humans and elephants, which have taken toll on both sides.

Elephant found dead in Morang

January 1, 2024 12:34 pm

BIRATNAGAR, Jan 1: An elephant from India has been found dead in Sundarharaicha, Morang. A 12-year-old wild elephant was found dead in the Janjagaran Community Forest located in Sundarharaicha Municipality-10.

BIRATNAGAR, Dec 20: The Morang District Court has sentenced two individuals to life imprisonment on the charge of the gang rape and killing of an 18-month-old girl.

Morang to organize Trade Expo

November 28, 2023 08:47 am

MORANG, Nov 28: The Morang Industry Association (MIA) is going to organize a 10-day-long Trade Expo in Biratnagar. The Expo is expected to boost the country's economic activities, according to the Association.

KATHMANDU, Nov 4: The latest data shows that the number of people who go abroad for foreign employment is the highest in Dhanusha district. From the beginning of the current fiscal year (FY) 2023/24 till Ashoj (mid-September to mid-October), a total of 7,822 people went to work abroad from Dhanusha.

MORANG, Sept 2: A 13-year-old girl has given birth to a son at Nobel Teaching Hospital in Biratnagar. Morang Police Spokesperson DSP Ranjan Kumar Dahal said that the girl's parents took her to the hospital for treatment on Tuesday. During the treatment, it was found that the girl was pregnant.

PATHARI, July 11: Two deer were found dead at Pathari Sanischare of Morang district on Monday.

MORANG, April 6: More than a hundred fake examinees were arrested while taking the Secondary Education Examination (SEE) in Morang district. An exam monitoring team arrested 116 imposters from various examination centers today who were taking the exams for others.

MORANG, March 18: Keeping in view of the protest activities that started following the naming of Koshi province, District Administration Office (DAO), Morang has declared some places of the district as prohibited areas.

MORANG, March 3: A man died and his son was injured in a road accident at Kisti Bridge located in Sundarharaincha Municipality-10 of Morang under the East-West Highway.

Three arrested with Indian currency

March 1, 2023 10:48 am

MORANG, March 1: Police have arrested three persons with Indian rupees from undisclosed  sources in the market area of Biratnagar.

Two die in motorcycle mishap

February 28, 2023 16:00 pm

MORANG, Feb 28: Two people died in a motorcycle accident in Nimuwa located in Budhiganga Rural Municipality-4 of Morang under the Koshi Highway.

KATHMANDU, Feb 21: A group of as many as 13 wild elephants entered a village in Miklajung Rural Municipality of Morang on Monday night and damaged private property. After the herd of elephants entered the village, the villagers stood on a vigil all night in fear.

MORANG, Feb 8: A man has been arrested for allegedly raping his daughter-in-law.

ITAHARI. Jan 26: Four people died in separate road accidents in Morang and Sunsari.

One arrested with 5 kg of marijuana

December 25, 2022 15:30 pm

MORANG, Dec 25: The police have arrested one person with 5 kg of marijuana from the airport canal located in Biratnagar Metropolitan City-4.

One died in motorcycle accident in Morang

December 25, 2022 14:19 pm

MORANG, Dec 25: A young man died in a motorcycle accident in Katahari Rural Municipality, Morang on Saturday night.

MORANG, Dec 23: Despite the government’s efforts to conserve forest areas through different ways, forest fires have remained a major challenge in Morang district. A total of 185,600 hectares of land is covered with forest in Morang.

MORANG, Dec 20: The police have arrested four people on the charge of taking two 14-year-old girls to a hotel and raping them.

Laborer dies of electrocution

December 12, 2022 16:14 pm

MORANG, Dec 12: A laborer died due to electric shocks in the under-construction building of Birat Health Care in Tankisinuwari, Budhiganga Rural Municipality-2, Morang.

KATHMANDU, Nov 24: Yogendra Mandal, a rebel candidate of CPN-UML, has been elected from Morang-5.

Vote counting begins in Morang

November 21, 2022 13:43 pm

BIRATNAGAR, Nov 21: Vote counting has started in Morang.

BIRATNAGAR, Nov 20: Around 54 percent votes have been cast in Morang by 3 pm.

34 percent votes cast in Morang

November 20, 2022 14:35 pm

BIRATNAGAR, Nov 20: In Morang, 34 percent votes have been cast as of 1:30 PM. According to Provincial Election Officer, Morang, Lewan Kashyap Adhikari, 34 percent votes have been cast in Morang since the voting began at 7 AM.

BIRATNAGAR, Nov 20: Voting for the members of House of Representatives and provincial assembly has been postponed at the Karaiya Devisthan Polling station located in Budhiganga Rural Municipality-1 in Morang.

Two arrested with brown sugar

October 11, 2022 12:45 pm

MORANG, Oct 11: Two youths were arrested with brown sugar by Morang Police from Pathari Shanischare on Monday evening.

MORANG, August 31: Police took control of a tractor carrying motor parts from Roadcess Chowk, Biratnagar-12, on Tuesday night.

Two people arrested with firearms

August 22, 2022 16:17 pm

MORANG, August 22: Armed Police Force personnel arrested two persons with two weapons from Kharibari, Sunwarshi Municipality-8 of Morang on Sunday.

MORANG, August 21: Minister for Health and Population, Bhawani Prasad Khapung has warned of action against doctors and other health workers not staying at hospitals during their duty hours.

MORANG, July 27: Two children died in separate accidents in Belbari and Sundarharaincha municipalities of Morang on Wednesday.

MORANG, July 25: On Sunday night, the police seized a cache of liquor, which was being smuggled to India on a tractor, from Jahada in Morang.

Two killed in road mishap in Morang

July 22, 2022 10:39 am

MORANG, July 22: Two people died in a road accident on Friday morning in Budhiganga Rural Municipality-2 Gangachowk.

MORANG, July 20: The rape of a minor girl has come to light six months after the crime took place. The incident of rape of an 8-year-old girl from Kanepokhari Rural Municipality of Morang was made public toward mid-July.

MORANG, JULY 15: Although there is a lot of potential for petroleum reservoirs in Nepal, the reservoirs have become useless due to uncertainty. Nepal, which is dependent on the import of petroleum products, has 10 oil fields.

One arrested with marijuana

June 26, 2022 18:06 pm

MORANG, JUNE 26: Police have arrested a person from Budiganga Rural Municipality-6,  Morang, with eight kilograms of marijuana on Saturday evening.

BIRATNAGAR, March 21: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has said that the local governments  should work to win the confidence of the people.

MORANG, March 21: The Morang administration has issued a curfew order in some places of Letang Municipality since Monday morning after the situation became tense following a controversy over a teacher abusing a student during Holi. A female police personnel was killed in a clash between police and locals at a local school on Sunday evening.

MORANG, March 14: Police have arrested two youths on charge of raping and killing an 18-month-old girl of Morang's Sundarharaicha Municipality-7.

Three arrested along with illegal drugs

February 7, 2022 17:10 pm

KATHMANDU, Feb 7: Police arrested three people along with 11 ampoules of Diazepam, nine ampoules of Avil, 10 ampoules of Phenergan and 10 ampoules of Luprijesic from the road in front of Bishwakarma Temple in Morang, Sundarharaicha Municipality-7 on Sunday night.

MORANG, Feb 3: Police have arrested a man for allegedly raping a minor in Sandarhainchaki of Morang district. According to Morang Police Spokesperson DSP Deepak Shrestha, Ram Dev Chaudhary, 53, of Sundaraharainch Municipality has been arrested on the charge of raping a 12-year-old girl of the same place.