KATHMANDU, Aug 12: ‘Indigenous Peoples’ Migration and Movement’, concluded on Saturday at Nepal Tourism Board. Marking the Indigenous Peoples’ Day, the exhibition featured photos by photographers Chandra Shekhar Karki, Laxmi Prasad Ngakhusi, Bijay Gajmer, Bikash Karki and Niranjan Shrestha.  The exhibition was divided into three categories: ‘Diversity’, ‘Women Empowerment’ and ‘Labor Migration’.

Rosy announces musical.ly contest

August 12, 2018 09:39 am

KATHMANDU, Aug 12: Film Rosy announced a musical.ly competition on its song ‘Phool Haina’. Gopikrishna Movies and Arohi Entertainment have declared attractive prizes for the winners.

Premier League on a larger scale

August 11, 2018 12:39 pm

The entire footballing realm is obsessed with Premier League. Starting from the player signings to speculating the league winner, football enthusiasts follow each episode in hopes of finding the strengths and weaknesses of the participating teams. The yearly gala gets followers to sob at defeats of their favorite teams and celebrate the victory in full might. While it’s the dream of every fan to experience the grandeur,live, from a stadium, not everyone gets the chance to do so. For those, less fortunate, there’s always a possibility of bringing the game to a location of their choice; all they need is a handful of supporters and an enormous tv-screen.

Glimpses of Gathemangal in Bhaktapur

August 11, 2018 12:02 pm

Ghantakarna Chaturdasi, also known as Gathemangal, is celebrated every year on Shrawan Krishna Chaturdashi. This festival is celebrated to mark the killing of a demon, Ghantakarna, who used to kill humans. Newars celebrate this festival for protection against demons and evil spirits.

My father, Saptamuni Bajracharya, is considered one of the most prominent Charya Nritya gurus. Charya Nritya is a classical Newari dance recital, originally performed by the Bajaracharyas. It blends together three components -- music, posture, and dance, and is among one of four tantras.

The need to put an end to rape

August 11, 2018 10:41 am

As strange as it sounds, rape can also occur between married partners and between same sexes. The culprit can be relatives, a person with close contact with the victim, or complete strangers. Though males are also victimized, females are the major victims, accumulating to a total of 90% of the cases.

An Original

August 11, 2018 10:32 am

She was a beautiful mess. The one who needs no cleaning up, But he was a neat freak, Who demanded her to be perfect.

Raise your voice!

August 9, 2018 12:10 pm

KATHMANDU, Aug 9: Rape is among the leading crimes against women in all of South Asia. Though the majority of rape victims are women, rape can’t be defined by gender.

KATHMANDU,Aug 9: Drinking water accessibility has become a global problem. Though Nepal is rich in water recourses, increased urbanization and unmanaged extraction of underground water have created a scarcity of water in the country.

Multitasking: the art of messing up

August 9, 2018 10:01 am

It takes me 15 minutes to walk to the gym. I see a lot people walking past me and everyone looks busy. Similarly, when I wait for my friend at the coffee shop, I observe lot of individuals conversing on their mobile phones which leads me to think if I had to start a new coffee place then it would be-- Coffee over cellphones.