Turkish actor in Nepal to promote tourism

Published On: May 3, 2022 06:10 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, May 3: Turkish actor Engin Altan Düzyatan arrived in Nepal on Monday for a four day visit to promote tourism of the country.

KATHMANDU, March 15: Carlo Mamberto, an Italian hiker, immediately fell in love with Nepal and its hospitality and natural beauty made an indelible mark on his heart when he first came to the country and set out on a trek to the Himalayas.

Nightingale of India, Lata Mangeshkar passes away

Published On: February 6, 2022 10:40 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Feb 6: Veteran Indian singer Lata Mangeshkar, also known as ‘Nightingale of India’ passes away at the age of 92.

An ounce of hope in moments of total despair

Published On: January 1, 2022 03:52 PM NPT By: Sangita Shrestha

KATHMANDU, Jan 1: The year 2021 for the art fraternity was hopeful, compared to the year 2020. After the prohibitory orders imposed to curb COVID-19 were lifted, art galleries in Kathmandu reopened with various exhibitions. Various events such as workshops and open platforms were organized, instigating hope in the Nepali art scenario.

Spiderman swinging its way to Nepali audience’s heart

Published On: December 22, 2021 06:00 PM NPT By: Sajira Shrestha

KATHMANDU, Dec 22: Sajal Lopchan, 28, a freelance filmmaker, and his friends decided to go to watch Spiderman: No Way Home on December 17, all dressed up as the characters in the movie. He himself cosplayed as Tom Holland's Spiderman whereas his team members Ronish Raut, Jason Lopchan, Bimesh Shrestha, Bishal Dhakal, Tosit Ghatane and Biplov Gauli cosplayed as Tobey Maguire’s spiderman, Andrew Garfield’s spiderman, Tom Holland’s spiderman (Black suit), Doctor Strange and J Jonah Jameson and Doctor Octopus, respectively.

Indian veteran actor Yusuf Hussain dies at 73

Published On: October 30, 2021 02:35 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Oct 30: Yusuf Hussain, an Indian veteran actor who appeared in films such as Dhoom 2, Raees, and Road to Sangam, died of COVID-19 on Saturday. He was 73.

Women’s rights activist and feminist icon Kamla Bhasin passes away

Published On: September 25, 2021 12:57 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 25: Popular women's rights activist, poet and author Kamla Bhasin passed away on September 25 due to cancer. She was 75.

MUMBAI, July 7: Dilip Kumar, one of India's most respected actors and known for his roles as a tragic hero in Bollywood films, died on Wednesday morning, his family said.

Covid-19’s known unknowns

Published On: May 6, 2021 06:17 AM NPT By: Republica

The more certain someone is about covid-19, the less you should trust them In 2019, the medical historian Mark Honigsbaum concluded his book The Pandemic Century by saying: “The only thing that is certain is that there will be new plagues and new pandemics. It is not a question of if, but when.”

An agreement has been signed between actor Paul Shah, his manager Kishna Prasad Joshi and filmmaker Arun Pradan to settle their disputes on the case of misconduct on Friday.