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Huawei ICT Awards 2020 concludes

Huawei ICT Awards 2020 concludes

- by Republica

The grand finale of the fifth edition of the ICT Awards was held on Saturday at Hotel Soaltee Crowne Plaza, Soaltee Mode. The Huawei ICT Awards 2020, organized by Living with ICT, has been presented by the global ICT solution provider, Huawei.

A sign-by-sign guide to the Great Conjunction

A sign-by-sign guide to the Great Conjunction

- by Agencies

A major astrological event goes down on Monday, December 21: the Great Conjunction of Jupiter and Saturn. Every 20 years, heavenly heavyweights Jupiter and Saturn meet at the same degree of the zodiac, in this case 0º29' Aquarius.

Six things you need to know about the great conjunction

Six things you need to know about the great conjunction

- by Republica

Though conjunction between these two planets happens every 20 years. But this time it is special. Interestingly, it is the second closest conjunction of the two giants since the invention of the telescope in 1609. On July 16, 1623, the two planets came close to each other.

Google glitch, snowstorm bring virtual learning frustrations

Google glitch, snowstorm bring virtual learning frustrations

- by Associated Press

It wasn’t the weather that delayed school this week, at least not the first time. Students in the Northeast might be giddily anticipating a storm that the National Weather Service says could drop a foot or more of snow across the region Wednesday and Thursday.

Shastra Nepal’s ‘Bhoot’ released

Shastra Nepal’s ‘Bhoot’ released

- by Republica

The band Shastra Nepal has released a music video ‘Bhoot’ in metal genre. The music video depicts a story of a woman, who is killed and takes the form of spirit to take revenge. It is similar to watching a short horror movie.

Pramila’s 'Moments of life' on virtual display

Pramila’s 'Moments of life' on virtual display

- by Republica

The striking facial features of a woman—elongated neck, pointy nose, almond eyes— is the center of attraction in artist Pramila Bajracharya's most of the paintings displayed in her online solo exhibition 'Moments of life.'

KAG all set for “Open Artist Studios”

KAG all set for “Open Artist Studios”

- by Republica

The Covid-19 crisis has left the art world and the artists in an uncertain lurch. During these uncertain times, the Kasthamandap Artist Group (KAG) has scheduled an  “Open Artist Studios.”

‘Mahanagar’ to be world premiered in KIFF

‘Mahanagar’ to be world premiered in KIFF

- by Republica

Nepali feature film ‘Mahanagar’ directed by Mohan Rai will be premiered in the 26 th edition of Kolkata International Film Festival. The film festival is going to be held in Kolkata, India from November 5 to 12.

Second teaser of “Euta Yesto Prem Kahani” released

Second teaser of “Euta Yesto Prem Kahani” released

- by Republica

Second teaser of moive “Euta Yesto Prem Kahani” has been released on Friday. The movie is  presented by actor Shiva Shrestha, who has contributed continuously to the Nepali cinema industry for the past four decades.

5 things about Bindu Pariyar

5 things about Bindu Pariyar

- by Sangita Shrestha

'Parkha Parkha Mayalu' famed singer Bindu Pariyar has been entertaining Nepali music lovers with her modern and folk tuned songs. In her seven years' career in singing, she has already sung more than 300 Nepali songs. Few of her hit songs are ‘Pahilo Numberma’ from the movie ‘Chhakka Panja 3’, ‘Gharbar Ma’, ‘Maa K Gaaru’, and more. She has already launched two solo albums, ‘Maya Garchu Hai’ is her latest album.

Selling flowers out of her VW Beetle helps Rio woman survive COVID-19

Selling flowers out of her VW Beetle helps Rio woman survive COVID-19

- by Reuters

You can’t miss the green 1969 Volkswagen Beetle parked at the corner, orchids and ferns crowding its open bonnet, sunflowers sticking out of windows, potted plants on the roof. Turning her car into a flower shop was Valcineia Machado’s survival plan after her business collapsed in the COVID-19 pandemic, and she is has become a hit in Rio’s Copacabana beach district.

‘Art is Power’ expression of marginalized girls and boys

‘Art is Power’ expression of marginalized girls and boys

- by Republica

Young people,who are under 18, were oriented to create art through different means such as poetry, storytelling, song, writing, and comics. The event aimed to provide a chance for marginalized girls and boys to express their voices and concerns to decision makers.

'Kids Insider' fortnightly newspaper releasing soon

'Kids Insider' fortnightly newspaper releasing soon

To bring about a change in reading habits of children by incorporating informative and fun activities, the duo Samanta Satyal and Ayushma Nepal is going to launch Kids Insider, a fortnightly English newspaper for children.