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Aarya Laxmi Shah

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Finding path to US colleges

Published On: September 29, 2018 12:05 AM NPT By: Aarya Laxmi Shah

It is far more difficult for international students to get financial aid and scholarships than it is for US citizens

Girls Are Girls: 365 Days a Year, Period

Published On: July 13, 2017 11:37 AM NPT By: Aarya Laxmi Shah

When a young girl child starts to menstruate, the hormonal change in her body alone gives her a hard time. Having to navigate through the social stigmas associated with menstruation in Nepal is another hurdle to pass.

A home for dogs

Published On: September 24, 2016 11:16 AM NPT By: Aarya Laxmi Shah

KATHMANDU, Sept 24: Someone once said that in a perfect world every dog has a loving home. Dogs have always been a part of my life, not as pets but as members of my family. But when I see street dogs starving, getting beaten and dying, it breaks my heart.