KATHMANDU, May 4: Dibesh Pokhrel, stage name Arthur Gunn, 21, originally from Nepal, has made it to the top 10 of  the American Idol 2020. He was selected as a top ten contestant after the online voting result was announced Sunday night. He received more than 36 million votes.

Lockdown rendezvous with Sampada Malla

Published On: April 26, 2020 12:00 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, April 26: At a time when the country is in lockdown due to the coronavirus, SRBN Media that produced the famous Nepali television show, "Ko bancha crorepati" is coming up with a talk show: Lockdown Rendezvous with Sampada.

Photos: Painting Rato Machhindranath

Published On: April 22, 2020 12:53 PM NPT By: Dipesh Shrestha

KATHMANDU, April 22: Rato Machhindranath is worshipped as the god of rain. According to legends, it is believed to have been brought to Kathmandu from Kamaru Kamakhya, India. Chariot of this deity is pulled with much fanfare during the chariot festival that is attended by a huge crowd in Kathmandu.

12 things to keep you busy during the lockdown

Published On: March 26, 2020 05:50 PM NPT By: Kunga Hyolmo

KATHMANDU, March 26: The government has urged one and all to stay home throughout the week-long lockdown. The job holders are strongly advised not to go to the office and work from their respective homes.  Now, people are trying to maintain social distancing putting themselves in self-isolation as advised by various international agencies including WHO.  It is tedious for everyone to stay home 24\7 without doing something.

10 Nepali movies you should watch during lockdown

Published On: March 26, 2020 02:50 PM NPT By: Kamal Subedi

As the country enters the third day of complete lockdown, we have compiled a good list of top ten movies you should watch. The list is a combination of new and old movies. Happy watching!

10 good reads during lockdown

Published On: March 25, 2020 06:30 AM NPT By: Kamal Subedi

KATHMANDU, March 22: How about utilizing this lock down time on some productive and creative activities, including reading books so that this free time won’t go useless?

6 effective tips to work from home during COVID-19

Published On: March 24, 2020 03:00 PM NPT By: Agencies

KATHMANDU, March 24: With the alarming rise of COVID-19 infection cases across the globe, and the WHO labeling the disease as a pandemic, we are in a state of panic. The largest tech companies including Apple, Google, Amazon, and Oracle have already rolled out mandatory remote work (Work From Home) policies as one of their measures to prevent the spread of the coronavirus infection.

KATHMANDU, Jan 14: The final contestants of singing reality show 'Voice of Nepal Season 2' are all set to visit various countries in a bid to promote the Visit Nepal Year 2020 campaign from March to June this year, the organizer said on Tuesday.

Shah Rukh Khan is proud of SRK Universe Nepal's works

Published On: January 12, 2020 06:31 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Jan 12: The ‘SRK Universe Nepal’, named after Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan, 22-year-old Saroj Bishwokarma and his group have been actively involved in social activities. Recently, they donated clothes, including blankets and other daily necessities worth thousands to an orphanage in Itahari.

20 books to read in 2020

Published On: January 1, 2020 04:00 PM NPT By: Ashim Neupane

2020 is here, and you might already have worked a list of resolutions for this year. We would like to supplement that list with our recommendations for reading this year. Here is a list of 20 books that should be on your reading list this year.