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Kiran Lama

Police arrest students protesting against customs duty on imported books

Published On: February 9, 2020 07:01 PM NPT By: Kiran Lama

Police arrested students during their protest at Singha Durbar, Kathmandu on Sunday afternoon.

Armaan Malik’s heartwarming performance in Nepal

Published On: February 2, 2020 05:29 PM NPT By: Kiran Lama

Armaan Malik, Bollywood sensational playback singer enthralled hundreds of music enthusiasts with his soothing voice at the Lord of Drinks (LOD), Thamel on Saturday night. Hosted by Meraki Corp, it was his first gig in Nepal.

Top five Nepali dramas in 2019

Published On: January 1, 2020 09:00 AM NPT By: Kiran Lama

It is homecoming year for legendary actors including Neer Shah, Mithila Sharma, Sunil Pokharel and Ramesh Budhathoki who haven’t been on stage for theater performances for long years.

Oscar-winning actor Adrien Brody in Nepal

Published On: November 30, 2019 09:00 PM NPT By: Kiran Lama

Oscar-winning American actor/producer Adrien Brody is currently in Nepal.  He arrived in Nepal a week ago for trekking in Everest Base Camp (EBC).

‘AC/DC- TRIBUTE SHOW’: Reviving Rock & Roll culture in Kathmandu’s pub (With Video)

Published On: November 19, 2019 06:32 PM NPT By: Kiran Lama

The room is congested and messy. Yet the blue wall with the posters of bands such as AC/DC, Metallica, Guns N' Roses along with musical instruments and speakers stacked on the floor let’s you know it’s a practice room.

Five Things about Naren Limbu

Published On: November 18, 2019 03:26 PM NPT By: Kiran Lama

In conversation with My City’s Kiran Lama, Naren revealed five things that many may not know about him.

Mani Kumar Lama: Multi-sport athlete

Published On: November 11, 2019 07:13 PM NPT By: Kiran Lama

Last month, Nepali national futsal team attended the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Futsal Championship 2020 qualifiers held in Iran. This was the team’s second participation representing Nepal.

Five Things about Deeya Maskey

Published On: November 4, 2019 09:00 PM NPT By: Kiran Lama

In conversation with My City’s Kiran Lama, Deeya revealed five things that many may not know about her.

SAG includes fencing for the first time: Nepali fencer Payas aims for gold

Published On: September 30, 2019 08:00 PM NPT By: Kiran Lama

A group of young girls and boys who were clad in the white kit were practicing with swords at the covered hall of National Police Academy, Maharajgunj on Thursday. They all were national fencers—preparing for the upcoming South Asian Games (SAG) 2019 in the closed camp. Excitement and enthusiasm were clearly visible on their faces while practicing since the combat sport— fencing; is being included for the first time in 13th edition of SAG.

Setting Nepali music in world music map

Published On: September 25, 2019 09:00 PM NPT By: Kiran Lama

In the world, Nepal is recognized as the country of Mt Everest and birthplace of Gautam Buddha however, its rich culture is yet to be exposed. Nevertheless, artists from Kutumba and Kanta dAb dAb are all set to represent Nepal in the world’s biggest music expo World Music Expo (WOMEX) to give the world a taste of authentic Nepali music.

Poetry detoxifies mental toxin:  Viplob Pratik

Published On: September 24, 2019 07:00 PM NPT By: Kiran Lama

Viplob Pratik is a prolific name when it comes to poems, lyrics, and translation in contemporary Nepali literary fraternity.  Born and raised in Kathmandu, Pratik has penned over a hundred poems in Nepali and English including two poem collections: 'The person kissed by moon' and 'Nahareko Manchhe'.

‘Maha Bhoj’:  Showcasing the game of power (With Video)

Published On: September 9, 2019 08:17 PM NPT By: Kiran Lama

On Thursday evening, a huge crowd gathered at Mandala Theater, Anamnagar to witness the play ‘Maha Bhoj’. The play is a political thriller which is being showcased since August 31.

Without playing these numbers, your Teej would be incomplete

Published On: September 2, 2019 09:30 AM NPT By: Kiran Lama

Here, My City has listed some hit Teej numbers, without which Teej would be flavorless

Confession on Father’s Day

Published On: August 29, 2019 07:19 PM NPT By: Kiran Lama

My City went out on the streets and asked random questions to public, became successful to get interesting answers and their secrets out, which they have kept from their dad.

If you are fearless, you are stupid!

Published On: August 26, 2019 06:00 PM NPT By: Kiran Lama

"How’re you feeling now?" A bungee-master at the Last Resort asked me before plunging into Bhote Koshi where the bridge is above 160m above the ground.

After reunion, 1974 AD all excited for their first gig

Published On: August 22, 2019 03:19 PM NPT By: Kiran Lama

It has already been around a decade that Nepali music fanatics have witnessed the old lineup of Nepali legendary band 1974 AD, performing together on the stage.

Understanding different layers of Janai Purnima

Published On: August 15, 2019 08:00 AM NPT By: Kiran Lama

‘Janai Purnima’ is the festival that embodies multicultural aspects of Nepali society. Every year this festival is observed on Shrawan Shukla Purnima, according to the Hindu calendar and is celebrated in different ways.

Two times world record holder Dinesh Sunar set to leave the nation for better future

Published On: August 6, 2019 06:00 PM NPT By: Kiran Lama

Despite holding two world records in parkour, Dinesh Sunar also known as the king of parkour is set to leave the country for seeking a better life.

How they got into long lasting bond

Published On: August 4, 2019 10:10 PM NPT By: Kiran Lama

And as the first Sunday of August is celebrated as ‘Friendship Day’ worldwide, My City has interviewed some renowned personalities about their bond with their friend who became more than a friend to them.

Bold Preety willing to fight for her musical career

Published On: July 22, 2019 07:28 PM NPT By: Kiran Lama

Since, the hippie era (1970s), Thamel has been one of the popular tourist hubs in Nepal. Known for the night life activities such as live music and night party, this part of the city has garnered the title ‘City That Never Sleeps’.