Confessions of a mother-in-law

Published On: November 4, 2016 03:39 AM NPT By: Isha Bista

The most strained relationship in the history of mankind is the one between a daughter-in-law and her mother-in-law. This age old tussle is, perhaps, the only thing that hasn’t changed with time. It’s the stuff jokes as well as tragedies are made up of. My own relationship with my mother-in-law is a strange one. We definitely aren’t friends, but we aren’t enemies either. We don’t like each other all that much, but we don’t despise each other either.

Discovering Eastern Nepal

Published On: November 4, 2016 02:58 AM NPT By: The Week Bureau

Guphapokhari, a naturally emerged pond of religious significance, lies along the trail, and there are many other serene lakes as well. You might be lucky to get a view of the reflection of Mt. Makalu on the surface of Guphapokhari.

Road-tips

Published On: November 4, 2016 02:57 AM NPT By: The Week Bureau

Road trips with your friends or alone is one of the best ways to experience any place you may be exploring. There are, however, a few things you should pack before you set out on a road trip.

Around the valley

Published On: November 4, 2016 02:01 AM NPT By: Isha Upadhyay

With the abundance of public holidays in the country, there are times when we get a long weekend off work and school. If you are a fitness freak or just crazy about adventure and like walking, you should check out these places for hiking.

Electrically charged

Published On: November 4, 2016 01:11 AM NPT By: The Week Bureau

Electric vehicles (EV) are steadily gaining ground not only around the world but in Nepal as well. It certainly doesn’t make for a rare sight on our streets anymore. However, speculation on matters of its practicality hasn’t completely been dropped yet. So The Week asked some EV users about the pros and cons of owning and using this green vehicle. Here they share their experience.

Young and free

Published On: November 4, 2016 01:05 AM NPT By: The Week Bureau

We are all incomplete without a passion to drive us forward in life. We can push ourselves more and test our boundaries when there is something to live for. We spoke to some bike riders who prefer to test their limits against all odds, seek inspiration, and continue to drive with pure adrenaline rush as they struggle against the obstacles on the road to know their stories.

Interior designing for Tihar

Published On: October 30, 2016 06:36 AM NPT By: Joshna Karki

There are some basic things you should keep in mind while decorating your home this season, say designers. Avoid mixing too many colors as people usually tend to go overboard during Tihar. Decide on a color palate and stick to it.

Festive fun

Published On: October 28, 2016 02:20 AM NPT By: The Week Bureau

With Tihar at our doorstep, the streets of Ason are bustling with people busy with shopping. The usual hustle bustle of Ason is amplified ten folds with stalls selling Tihar related merchandise spread all over the already crowded street.

The business side of Tihar

Published On: October 28, 2016 02:18 AM NPT By: The Week Bureau

Contrary to popular belief, small business owners don’t make all that much during these festive times. Business does pick up a bit during Tihar but it isn’t anything like before.

To play or not to play

Published On: October 28, 2016 02:15 AM NPT By: The Week Bureau

The Ministry of Home Affairs has decided to ban deusi-bhailo program during Tihar after 10 pm. This decision has had its share of both criticism and applause. The Week spoke to some people to know how they feel about this move on the government’s part.