Akanksha Budha

The contributor for Republica.

Mesmerizing art exhibition

Published On: June 10, 2017 09:15 AM NPT By: Akanksha Budha

KATHMANDU: E-Arts Nepal organized a painting exhibition titled Himalayan Art Camp that kicked off at Nepal Art Council, Babar Mahal on Friday. Along with Nepalese artist the exhibition features Asian artists from Malaysia, Indonesia, Vietnam, Thailand, Myanmar, China and India.


Published On: June 7, 2017 10:14 AM NPT By: Akanksha Budha



Published On: June 6, 2017 12:43 PM NPT By: Akanksha Budha

Heaven, what is heaven? Is it the sacred garden that holds all the world’s flowers or the flowing riverside? Is it the holy places that as people believe good souls go or is it the monastery?  Is it your mother’s lap or the beautiful picture that you snapped? Is it your beloved bed or the place where the once living rest dead Is it the strum of your guitar or the new series of Avatar?  The thing is heaven has various definitions

Signs you have a ‘bad’ boss

Published On: May 29, 2017 11:10 PM NPT By: Akanksha Budha

KATHMANDU, May 29: While most of you might want to shiver at the name of your ‘boss’ there will always be a firm line between the ‘scary’ boss and the ‘bad’ boss. While some might think that they’re the same, they are certainly not. The so-called ‘scary’ bosses aren’t always the bad guys. They will help you grow and motivate you to the fullest whether it is by truthful and blunt remarks or the same old ‘grunt’. It is the ‘bad’ bosses that you might want to watch out for. They are not the ones that you necessarily help you grow. They will most likely be the reason you won’t mind quitting your job.

Jailbreaking: Pros and cons

Published On: May 24, 2017 11:20 PM NPT By: Akanksha Budha

KATHMANDU, May 24: You might have heard about the term ‘jailbreaking’ especially if you’re an IOS/Iphone user. As the Iphone/IOS has to go by Apple’s rules and strict guidelines, there are certain limitations on using the device. It is as if you are trapped inside a box and have no way out because of the tight security outside. The only option you will have is to jailbreak. Jailbreaking is the process of removing the software restrictions implemented by Apple.

Five ways to make your resume stand out

Published On: May 22, 2017 11:20 PM NPT By: Akanksha Budha

KATHMANDU, May 22: All of us have to come out of our shells, our comfort zones one day. That’s the day when we have to face the real world. And the first step for us to enter adulthood or the real world is to find a job which might seem easy at first. But many people fail to see the struggles of finding a decent job. And for that you require a perfect resume to secure your dream job. Your resume will describe your qualification and your personality to the hiring manager. In the piles of hundreds of resumes, here are five ways to make your resume stand out.

We all make mistakes

Published On: May 19, 2017 11:30 PM NPT By: Akanksha Budha

KATHMANDU, May 19: We all come across teachers with seemingly contrasting characters. We get really fond of some while we wish to have never met some. School can be and is tough place for people. We get exposed to things that we didn’t necessarily want or choose. We get a glimpse of the real world on our stay. The time in school or college goes by really well with some people while the others are left scarred and bruised with the experiences.

Why tough bosses are good for you

Published On: May 15, 2017 11:10 PM NPT By: Akanksha Budha

KATHMANDU, May 15: Most of us seem to be ‘blessed’ to have hard-headed, impossible to please boss in our everyday working environment. They seem to constantly be in a bad mood and are often labeled as ‘the scary one’ or ‘the bad guy’ in every employee’s vocabulary. They are the ones who set high standards and expect their employee’s to meet them head on.

Mental health as important as physical health

Published On: May 13, 2017 04:30 AM NPT By: Akanksha Budha

What comes on your mind when somebody brings up the topic of ‘mental illness’? For the majority , its equivalent to being mentally retarded or simply being out of their mind.

Why our taste for music differs

Published On: April 23, 2017 11:10 PM NPT By: Akanksha Budha

KATHMANDU, April 23: People’s taste in music has been evolving over time. From classical music to hip-hop to pop/rock, people have been prioritizing different genres of music throughout their generations. Today’s modern music seems to be leaning more towards pop, EDM and hip-pop.

Don’t let your horoscope determine your day!

Published On: April 21, 2017 11:15 PM NPT By: Akanksha Budha

KATHMANDU, April 21: Early in the morning, when I get my hands on the newspaper I always seem to catch myself flipping straight to the horoscope section. It’s not uncommon for teens; even some adults skim through the whole newspaper without reading or understanding anything and only reading with so much concentration when they reach the horoscope section. People’s belief on their zodiac signs and horoscopes seem to baffle other people who turn a blind eye when it comes to those kinds of things.

Eight ways to make holiday productive

Published On: April 17, 2017 11:45 PM NPT By: Akanksha Budha

KATHMANDU, April 17: It’s over and it’s done. You might be wondering what this is about. Well, we waited 13 years for the dreaded “SLC” (now SEE) to show up at our doors, and look, how it flew by in just mere seconds of our lives. It’s over, and while some of us are enjoying our holidays to a full blast, some of us are still caught up in what to do and what not to do. Fear no more because here are eight productive things to save you from the inevitable boredom.

Moving on

Published On: April 14, 2017 11:15 PM NPT By: Akanksha Budha

KATHMANDU, April 14: Instead of ranting about how you should move on and sharing tips on it, I’m going to tell you a story.

Importance of internship

Published On: April 4, 2017 04:00 AM NPT By: Akanksha Budha

KATHMANDU, April 3: Many students have no idea what internship is. Well, an internship is the position of a student or trainee who works in an organization, sometimes without pay, in order to gain work experience or satisfy requirements for a qualification.