Prechya Bajracharya, best known as Pari, has come a long way from being a YouTube sensation and a fierce competitor from the Raw Barz Rap Battle. The 22-year-old lady has risen as a singing protege leaving imprints in many other fields as well. The movie, Jatra, in which Prechya debuts in a supporting role releases today. Pari spoke to Reya Shreya Rai to talk about her struggles, alter-egos, and what makes her the person she is today.

The masterminds behind the tales

November 11, 2016 12:54 pm

Ekadeshma International Short Film Festival is a pioneering film festival in Nepal that showcases short films from Nepal and around the world. With 79 compelling and distinctive stories from all over the world, Ekadeshma’s fourth edition begins from today. This year, they tell tales about social struggles and self-revelations, penned down by both student filmmakers and renowned directors alike. The Week’s Reya Shreya Rai speaks to some of these talented filmmakers on their ideas and what they have to offer.

Timeless essentials

November 11, 2016 12:41 pm

Trends come and go but there are a few things that you should have in your wardrobe that will stay classy no matter the current trends. Don’t hesitate to invest in these wardrobe essentials, they will really help your style quotient despite the weather restrictions, and hence be worth every rupee. These timeless pieces can be worn any day, on any occasion, and will give you a great confidence boost.

Keeping it suave and breezy

November 11, 2016 12:23 pm

In the fashion-conscious world that we live in, we often find ourselves fretting too much about whether we’re dressing right or not.

Short wintertime trips

November 11, 2016 12:13 pm

Don’t just snuggle up with a good book and a hot cup of tea during the winter weekends or holidays. Make the best of this time of the month by visiting some places in India that you just can’t during the summer months because of the scorching heat or get away from the cold by relaxing in some sun soaked places.

Pristine Pondicherry

November 11, 2016 11:49 am

The largest French colony in India, Pondicherry (popularly known as Pondi) is also a city and capital of the Pondicherry union territory of Southern India. It has a long and interesting history of trade and war. Although the city remains largely Indian, you can sense a strong French influence in the city, especially in the old quarters, with rues and boulevards lined with Mediterranean style houses and bakeries

Women issues

November 11, 2016 11:44 am

Reproductive health education in Nepal is meager at best according to Professor Dr Achala Vaidya, gynecologist at Norvic International Hospital. According to Dr Vaidya, the only way we can raise awareness is by talking about women issues as much as we possibly can.

The fair share

November 11, 2016 10:42 am

It’s apparent that the share market has become one of the most favorable investment options in our country. However, regardless of how the number of interested investors has swelled over the years, there are still many out there who claim to be clueless on the matter.

Home workouts

November 11, 2016 10:22 am

There are days when, due to one reason or another, we have to skip gym. We just aren’t able to fit it into our schedule, no matter how much we try. There are plenty of home exercises that you can do when you find yourself with a tiny slot of spare time. This way you don’t have to feel guilty about missing gym and you’re still burning those calories. Here are a few great home exercises you can do to keep yourself in good shape.

Serve it right

November 11, 2016 09:57 am

Sure, you make good food but the responsibilities of a cook don’t just end at the stove. Food presentation is just as essential to the success of a dish as its taste and flavor. After all, memorable dining experience is one that tempts all the senses, not just the palate. It’s also a philosophy with which Executive Chef N. Gopi has been running his kitchen at the Hyatt Regency Hotel for nearly two years now. In fact, we hear they have already begun working on plating ideas for the Christmas and New Year season – all because it is just that important.