Upendra Lamichhane

The contributor for Republica.

Novice photographer wins PJ Club contest

Published On: July 30, 2016 02:50 AM NPT By: Upendra Lamichhane

KATHMANDU, July 30: When his name was announced as the winner of the annual photo contest organized by the Photojournalist Club, contrary to all expectations, silence filled Rastriya Nachghar's hall, which was teeming with photojournalists and photographers. Soon, a murmur ensued. "Who is Dipak Ratna?" the crowd started asking.

Jan Salter donates paintings to Maiti Nepal

Published On: July 25, 2016 06:55 AM NPT By: Upendra Lamichhane

KATHMANDU, July 24: British artist and social activist Jan Salter has donated 54 of her portrait paintings to Maiti Nepal. The ninety year old artist handed over the paintings to Maiti Nepal’s Anuradha Koirala in a farewell ceremony held for her at the organization.