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Rahat Poudel

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Filmmaking is a serious and effective business of art: Kumar D Bhattarai

Published On: October 16, 2019 06:00 PM NPT By: Rahat Poudel

Sharing his love for films, Bhattarai shared the valuable insights of his experience as writer/director to My City’s Rahat Poudel. Here are the excerpts:

Teaching: A passion for inspiring

Published On: September 27, 2019 04:51 PM NPT By: Rahat Poudel

Moin Uddin worked in a media before he decided; he’d join as a fellow to ‘Teach For Nepal’ movement. Currently, he teaches English in Shree Terse Secondary School, Talamarang, Sindhupalchowk. Besides his passion for teaching, he writes poems and makes vlogs daily.

Better to see something than hearing about it

Published On: August 25, 2019 05:26 PM NPT By: Rahat Poudel

In a conversation with MyCity’s Rahat Poudel, Shrestha shared his love towards taking the adventures. Here are the results:

Instant Inquiry with Rajesh Nepali

Published On: August 17, 2019 05:47 PM NPT By: Rahat Poudel

Rajesh Nepali is an emerging Nepali musician who became the internet sensation due to his highly known high-octave vocals. Started from doing gigs in the bar and restaurant, Nepali is currently working on his debut album that is releasing any time soon. MyCity features Nepali on this week’s Instant Inquiry. Here are the results:

Instant Inquiry with Astha Tamang-Maskey

Published On: August 10, 2019 03:48 PM NPT By: Rahat Poudel

Astha Tamang-Maskey is a Toronto-based Nepali indie alternative pop singer/songwriter and a rising sound engineer. With 2 studio albums released, she is currently working on her third full-length Nepali album, Sa Re Ga Ma Pa’, which is scheduled to release in 2020. The title track of the upcoming record released on July 27.

Here’s why working in different work field is fun experience

Published On: August 8, 2019 04:55 PM NPT By: Rahat Poudel

In the heat of the time, keeping track of the chores goes awful beyond measure. But when it’s planned, it’s easy to spend a day. Sure, you’ll be busy but there’s not any way that you’re increasing your productivity.

Instant Inquiry with Robin Tamang

Published On: August 3, 2019 03:42 PM NPT By: Rahat Poudel

MyCity features Robin Tamang for this week's Instant Inquiry. Here are the excerpts:

Instant Inquiry with Multi

Published On: July 27, 2019 08:35 PM NPT By: Rahat Poudel

For this weekend’s Instant Inquiry, MyCity caught up with the vocal prodigy and the frontman of ChakaChak, Multi. Here’s what he had to say:

Podcast: Approaching source of information in Nepal

Published On: July 25, 2019 05:51 PM NPT By: Rahat Poudel

Digital media is already at its peak and there is no doubt on that. While many of us might not have the time to read a lengthy article, source of information such as podcasts are already fitting in our busy lives.

Instant Inquiry with Jigmee Wangchuk Lepcha

Published On: July 20, 2019 05:47 PM NPT By: Rahat Poudel

Jigmee Wangchuk Lepcha is a vocalist for the rock band, The Midnight Riders. The band is mostly known for ‘Yaatra’ album and AC/DC tribute shows. MyCity caught Lepcha for Instant Inquiry. Here’s what he had to say:

'Muglan': Against the horrors of foreign employment

Published On: July 19, 2019 06:45 PM NPT By: Rahat Poudel

To know 'Muglan', MyCity caught up the legend Robin Tamang at the band’s jam session. Here’s what he had to say about the record:

Instant Inquiry with Simon Upreti

Published On: July 13, 2019 07:00 PM NPT By: Rahat Poudel

Simon Upreti is an emerging bassist/vocalist in the Nepali music scene. He’s currently affiliated with bands like ASM, Grasstunes and The Mellow Malady. MyCity caught Simon for Instant Inquiry. Here are the results:

Original 1974AD members reunite

Published On: July 9, 2019 04:18 PM NPT By: Rahat Poudel

Nepali rock band, 1974AD has reunited with their original members. The band announced their reunion at an announcement event ‘Nirantarta’, held at Moksh, Jhamshikhel on Monday. The original lineup includes Phiroj Shyangden, Adrian Pradhan, Manoj Kumar KC, Nirakar Yakthumba and Sanjay Shrestha.

Instant Inquiry with Rochak Dahal

Published On: July 8, 2019 03:09 PM NPT By: Rahat Poudel

MyCity caught Rochak for Instant Inquiry. Here are the results:

I don’t want to die

Published On: July 6, 2019 08:10 AM NPT By: Rahat Poudel

Cards of feelings, The bizarre room, Having a thought,| Weak mind failure person, I don’t want to die. I don’t want to die

‘Nepal needs robots to plough fields’

Published On: July 4, 2019 07:12 PM NPT By: Rahat Poudel

We are bit familiar with the robotics scene in Nepal. Not only working as waiters in restaurants and cafes, we see robots competing on a football match, race and so on. Despite all those, there are many who carry a mindset of robotics being waste of energy and time.

Sajilo Marmat Sewa: Making maintenance easy

Published On: June 15, 2019 06:06 PM NPT By: Rahat Poudel

It’s difficult to find good workers to fix your house’s electricity and washroom these days. Be it plumbing or interior repairs, some of the chores remain untouched for days because of not knowing good workers. Once you find one, other issues arise regarding the money value and work timings.

Swotantra is for friends and family: Mukti Shakya

Published On: June 9, 2019 07:21 PM NPT By: Rahat Poudel

Mukti and Revival released ‘Swotantra’ at Patan Museum, Patan on May 25. To know more about their new album, MyCity caught the legendary Mukti Shakya at his residence. The frontman of MNR says he will do music until his last breath. “I am a rock and roll person,” he adds.

Let’s ride

Published On: June 6, 2019 07:14 PM NPT By: Rahat Poudel

According to the data published by Department of Transport Management (DoTM), more than four hundred thousand vehicles were registered in the last fiscal year, leaving the total number of vehicles to 3.22 million by 2017/18; 2.5 million of which are motorcycles alone.

Where there's will, there's way

Published On: June 4, 2019 03:05 PM NPT By: Rahat Poudel

If you travel around the valley (especially Jamal and Jhamsikhel area), you might see a boy maneuvering a bike-ride extraordinarily with just one leg.  Despite a tragic accident at an early age, a promise to himself made him the person he is now. Thankfully, that boy Yubak Lama committed to riding a bike with one leg, proving and standing as a voice to the people who have undergone a similar situation like his.