Books for her

Published On: July 22, 2016 01:40 AM NPT By: REYA SHREYA RAI

What better gift can you give your significant other than words that have influenced your thoughts and inspired you in some way or the other? Love is best felt when you share your inspirations. Reya Shreya Rai talked to some reading enthusiasts to find out which books they would gift to their special ones. Read on for their varied reasons and logic.

Exploring new territory

Published On: July 22, 2016 01:30 AM NPT By: Priyanka Gurung

Binita Baral’s debut novel may be news for many, but those who have been keeping close tabs on the actress’s activities aren’t exactly surprised. After all, fans were used to spotting her articles in Nepali papers.

Fitness faux pas

Published On: July 22, 2016 01:20 AM NPT By: Aditi Sharma

I’m not a fitness expert. I’m just someone who lost oodles of weight – almost 30 kilos – wanting to share my experiences hoping it will help others who are struggling with weight loss. If I could do it, so can you.

The ultimate travel CHECKLIST

Published On: July 22, 2016 01:15 AM NPT By: Republica

The excitement around any upcoming travel plans is always immense. But amidst all the anticipation, one must not forget about the important things. Indeed, whether you are a first-time traveler or someone who has gone more miles than they can count, the art of traveling requires certain acts of mindfulness.

Dine like nawabs

Published On: July 21, 2016 01:25 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 21: Food enthusiasts in Kathmandu will be excited to know that The Café at Hyatt Regency is putting up a promotional menu of kebabs and curries from July 22 to July 31.

Lost in transition

Published On: July 15, 2016 03:25 AM NPT By: Cilla Khatry

On Tuesday, this past week, Maoist chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ accused Prime Minister KP Oli of failing to implement past agreements and said his party was pulling out of the government.

Stable instability

Published On: July 15, 2016 03:20 AM NPT By: THIRA L BHUSAL

With the third prime minister in two and half years of the current parliament soon to be elected, the old debate of government has been reignited.

Monsoon & mangoes

Published On: July 15, 2016 03:15 AM NPT By: Kalu Maila

My wife loves the monsoon season. I don’t. She tells me that she loves the smell of rain. I don’t. Whenever it rains, she is happy. She tells me that she used to always dance in the rain. I then remember my childhood days.

Confessions of a dieter

Published On: July 15, 2016 03:00 AM NPT By: Isha Bista

Last summer I reached my goal weight and celebrated by treating myself to a vacation. During the vacation, I ate and drank without restraint, and went everywhere in tubes and taxis. Ten days later, I was back home, looking like my old self, and ready to go on a diet to lose all the kilos I had put on in Bangkok. I had lost four kilos and put on six.

Step off that scale

Published On: July 15, 2016 02:55 AM NPT By: Aditi Sharma

I was wondering how much you weigh, said a relative to my mother who promptly replied that she didn’t know because she hadn’t weighed herself in over a year. She told her that the only time she probably took her weight was when the nurse asked her to step on the weighing scale..