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Three arts students received 'Prashant Talent Scholarship'

Three arts students received 'Prashant Talent Scholarship'

- by Republica

Krishna Munikar from Lalitkala Campus, Chiranjibi Shrestha from Srijana College of Fine Arts, and Shriti Prajapati from Kathmandu University -- Center for Fine Arts and Design, were presented the scholarship along with a cash prize of Rs 15,000 and certificate by the event's chief Guest/Chancellor of Nepal Academy of Fine Arts -- KK Karmacharya.

Some weekend spots for full-on entertainment

Some weekend spots for full-on entertainment

- by Republica

It’s the start of July, what better way to start off the month than to have fun with friends during the weekend. Relax and enjoy various events are happen around the town. And here’s the list where the fun activities that you can join this weekend.

Nepal’s first Smart Film City in 6 billion investments

Nepal’s first Smart Film City in 6 billion investments

- by Republica

Nepal’s first ‘Smart Film City’ with modern technologies is going to be built by some private companies in Lamjung. Sky Entertainment and World Area Holding (SRL) signed a contract for the film city which spreads on 5,000 ropanies of land on Wednesday amid a special event organized at the premises of Ministry of Communication And Information Technology.

Indonesia Boutique Fair commences in capital

Indonesia Boutique Fair commences in capital

- by RSS

Ambassador of Indonesia to Nepal, Rina P Soemarmo and honorary consul of Indonesia to Nepal, Chandra Prasad Dhakal jointly inaugurated Indonesia Boutique Fair at Hotel Annapurna in Kathmandu on Thursday.

Nepal withdraws decision to host IIFA following criticism

Nepal withdraws decision to host IIFA following criticism

- by Agencies

The Nepal government has put brakes on the plans to host the International Indian Film Academy Awards (IIFA) here next month after a parliamentary panel opposed it. The International Relations Committee of Parliament on Tuesday directed the government to immediately halt all work related to organizing the 20th edition of the event.

Celebrating birthday of Nyatapola Temple

Celebrating birthday of Nyatapola Temple

- by Renu Twanabasu

We cannot deny that our cultural heritage is our identity. And Five storied temple located at Bhaktapur is one such iconic architecture which is the nation’s pride and is a symbol of peace, prosperity and unity.

Some glimpses of Nepal’s first ‘Lipi Nakha’

Some glimpses of Nepal’s first ‘Lipi Nakha’

- by Republica

‘Ranjana and Nepal Lipi Art Festival’ or ‘Lipi Nakha’ was organized on Saturday by Nepal Lipi Guthi. The festival aimed at promoting Nepal's authentic Lipi (epigraphy) to youngsters such as Ranjana, Nepal Lipi and Bhujimal Lipi along with various creative art and crafts.

Kriti KC conquers the title of ‘Miss Teen SEE’

Kriti KC conquers the title of ‘Miss Teen SEE’

- by Republica

Kriti KC won the title of ‘Miss Teen SEE 2019’. The beauty pageant was organized by Star One Entertainment Pvt Ltd. The finale was held at National Culture Corporation, Jamal, recently. Apart from the main title, KC also won the subtitle of Best Ramp Walk.

Weekend hangouts

Weekend hangouts

- by Republica

Kathmandu is the city of hustle and bustle. Amidst such rush, we know you are yearning for a quick-escapade around the valley. So, here we have prepared a list of some weekend hangouts for you to choose and spend some relaxing time.

Gymkhana celebrates its second anniversary

Gymkhana celebrates its second anniversary

A black-tie event was hosted celebrating the two-year anniversary gala of Gymkhana recently. It was a fitness event in which the gym staff and students performed certain traditional dances. The youngest sponsored athlete that performed during this event was 8 years old who did the Wai Khru which is a ritual dance displayed before a fight and other regular fighting events.

Jyaa Punhi Jatra fun filled procession

Jyaa Punhi Jatra fun filled procession

- by Republica

The festival includes gods/goddess Brahmyani, Indreswor Shiva, Bhadrakali and Unmanta Bhairav and their idols are taken out from their respective temples for the celebration. The significance of this festival, however, lies in the fact that it is celebrated as a means to bring rainfall. Thus, it is considered a bad omen should rain not grace the festivities.

The Midnight Riders celebrating 10th anniversary on World Music Day

The Midnight Riders celebrating 10th anniversary on World Music Day

- by Republica

Nepali rock band The Midnight Riders is all set for their gig ‘Let The Good Times Roll’. It’s their yearly event done on World Music Day. This year they are also celebrating their 10th year anniversary. They are performing at Hardik Lounge, Arun Thapa Chowk on June 21, Friday.

Sushma’s art exhibition in Moscow

Sushma’s art exhibition in Moscow

- by Republica

Since June 7, artist Sushma Rajbhandari's solo art exhibition is on display at Nepal Fest Cultural Fair in Moscow, Russia. According to the press statement released by the artist this is her 16 th solo exhibition which was inaugurated by Ambassador of Nepal Rishi Ram Ghimire.

Gearing Up for Three-day IOT Exhibition

Gearing Up for Three-day IOT Exhibition

- by Republica

Aiming at making a smart lifestyle through computing solution, Softwarica College is set to organize three-day long IOT exhibition. The exhibition will kick-off from Tuesday at Dillibazar.

Children in Bansighat Slum observed World Environment Day

Children in Bansighat Slum observed World Environment Day

- by Republica

The children from Bansighat Slum Area expressed their imagination and sent a message on how to save the earth and protect the environment they live in from air pollution and other environmental problems on Wednesday. And the occasion was ‘World Environment Day’.