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Real life Rocket Raccoon passes away

Real life Rocket Raccoon passes away

- by Republica

Oreo, which inspired as a model to the ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ character Rocket Raccoon, passed away on Thursday. Oreo was about to turn 10 on April 2019.

‘Tamu Hill Park’ for promoting tourism

‘Tamu Hill Park’ for promoting tourism

- by Republica

Phirphire is famous for Millennium cave, rural lifestyle, and traditional houses. There is a belief among locals that the park will help to promote rural tourism and Millennium Trek. An estimated budget of the park is around Rs 50,000,000

Manish’s representation of Kathmandu City: Project #1336

Manish’s representation of Kathmandu City: Project #1336

- by Sangita Shrestha

In the exhibition, the installation work looks like a pile of colorful intestine spread around 1300 sq/ft area. But when looked closely you could get a feel of the Kathmandu Valley that is surrounded by hills. Then both the ends of the rope are visible as if symbolizing; with the beginning of life, there is always an ending to it.

Rockets’ fashionable forward Tucker turns designer

Rockets’ fashionable forward Tucker turns designer

- by Associated Press

“It’s a whole different process and it makes you look at clothing different when you actually see the process and everything that goes on and what goes on to be able to make it,” he said. “It’s not like shopping. It’s a whole different experience.”

Shristi and Saugat holidaying in Goa

Shristi and Saugat holidaying in Goa

- by Republica

Former Miss Nepal World 2012 and actress Shristi Shrestha shares photos of a holiday in Goa with her boyfriend actor Saugat Malla on her official Instagram account

Lesser-known Millennium Cave

Lesser-known Millennium Cave

- by Binod Dhungana

Ghaderi village of Shukla Gandaki-12, Tanahun is a home to Millennium cave, which is one of the less-explored caves of Nepal. Located near to the Sadhi River which flows crossing the borders of Tanahun and Syangja, it is taken as one of the ideal caves in South Asia.

Sharks drawn to warm waters by Israeli coastal power plant

Sharks drawn to warm waters by Israeli coastal power plant

- by Associated Press

Sandbar and dusky sharks have been sighted around the power plant for decades, but scientists only started collecting data two years ago. Although they are still trying to count the smatterings of sharks nearby, researcher Aviad Scheinin said the hundreds flocking exclusively to the Hadera power plant every winter qualifies as “a legitimate and rare phenomenon.”

War's terrifying reality made virtual by Red Cross

War's terrifying reality made virtual by Red Cross

- by Reuters

“With VR goggles, we can get very strong reactions,” he told Reuters in Bangkok, the Thai capital, where the programming team is based. Although the mass market for virtual reality has yet to achieve the most dramatic forecasts that surrounded the launch of Facebook Inc.’s Oculus Rift and Sony Corp.’s Playstation VR over two years ago, it is increasingly finding uses for specialist training.

Where there is ‘Hope’, there is a way

Where there is ‘Hope’, there is a way

- by Sangita Shrestha

As students do not have much financial support for an exhibition, it took them five months to make the exhibition a success. They are financially in debt and about the exhibition, Vikram shared, “We four connected instantly and we saved money from our pockets for the exhibition. In the course of our work, the owner of frame store was well impressed by our work that he did us a generous favor by making the frames in credit.” The exhibition started with a positive spirit and they are happy with the favorable outcome.

Vten releases new video ‘Cypher Psycho EP 1’

Vten releases new video ‘Cypher Psycho EP 1’

- by Republica

Dedicating to his hater, Vten released a new video ‘Cyper Psycho EP 1’ on January 25 via his official YouTube channel. Directed by Dorje Sherpa and James Lama, the intro of the video successfully captured the element of suspense movie with eerie background score and creepy scenes.

Teaching the art of self-defense

Teaching the art of self-defense

- by Krishna Kisi

A medical doctor at Kathmandu Hospital was sexually molested by his own uncle. She defended herself from being raped. This idea of being one’s own savior was what motivated Padma Khayargoli to continue her journey as a self-defense trainer.

Tips for a better Workout

Tips for a better Workout

Despite the hustles of everyday life, people are managing time to stay fit. With a pursuit of good health, they are regularly working out. Thanks to the technology, they are also tracking their work progress and calories intake.

Things you should know while taking care of your jewelry

Things you should know while taking care of your jewelry

Nepali month Magh is the month of weddings. And where there are weddings, there obviously will be jewelry to take care of. Be it fashion jewelry or precious silver and gold, taking care of how you store means getting ready for the parties you attend. So here are some tips to take care of your jewelry that can ensure its durability

Female bodybuilding champions

Female bodybuilding champions

- by Shusma Barali

Traditionally there was a mindset that only males go to a gym and work out to be a bodybuilder. But now females are also participating in such activities and representing Nepal at various international bodybuilding championships.