Two Nobel Prizes in literature will be announced Thursday after the 2018 literature award was postponed following sex abuse allegations that rocked the Swedish Academy.

Hyatt Regency Kathmandu received two awards at 4th annual award ceremony ‘South Asian Travel Award’ (SATA) held in Sri Lanka, recently.

Tom Hanks, one of Hollywood’s most beloved actors, is to add another honor to his name with a lifetime achievement award from the organizers of the Golden Globe awards.

Taika Waititi’s Nazi Germany-set satire “Jojo Rabbit” won the People’s Choice award Sunday at the Toronto International Film Festival, a prize that has historically been one of the most ironclad predicators of Academy Awards chances.

DOLAKHA, July 16: In our culture, we have always been taught to regard our parents as god. However, some children are found abandoning and neglecting their parents during their old age, when they need support the most.

The Nepal government has put brakes on the plans to host the International Indian Film Academy Awards (IIFA) here next month after a parliamentary panel opposed it. The International Relations Committee of Parliament on Tuesday directed the government to immediately halt all work related to organizing the 20th edition of the event.

American singer-songwriter Justin Timberlake gushed over his wife and actor Jessica Biel and their son Silas during his acceptance speech at the Songwriters Hall of Fame 50th Annual Induction and Awards Dinner in New York.

KATHMANDU, April 27: Journalists Rudra Khadka and Arjun Oli of Republica were awarded the Barbara Adams Investigative Journalism Award 2018 for exposing multi-billion-rupee scam while constructing Sikta Irrigation Project, one of the national pride projects in Banke district.

2nd YME Award to be held

March 8, 2019 14:30 pm

With an aim to promote the works of artist, Young Mind Entertainment Pvt Ltd is going to organize the second edition of ‘Young Mind Entertainment Award’ soon.

KATHMANDU, March 4: The Pakistan Embassy, on Monday, organized an award giving ceremony of seventh annual Ambassador of Pakistan Essay Writing Competition and third annual Ambassador of Pakistan Speech Competition. Chief Guest of the program professor Damber Bahadur Nepali gave away awards to winning students amidst a ceremony held in the capital.

Singer Mallika Karki was felicitated with ‘Best Female Modern Singer’ award for her latest song ‘Bhram Ma Pareki’.

The film academy has finally revealed the Oscar categories that will be presented during the commercial breaks of this year’s broadcast in an attempt to shorten the show to three hours.

Janelle Monae remembers being frustrated at last year’s Grammy Awards, where male acts dominated in nominations and the only woman competing for the night’s top award, Lorde, didn’t get a chance to perform onstage.

KATHMANDU, Feb 9: The departmental teams Tribhuvan Army Club’s Dhan Bahadur Bhatta and Armed Police Force (APF) Club’s Saraswati Chaudhary won the Manoraman Sharma annual award on Friday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 23: Oriental Hotels Ltd (Radisson Hotel Kathmandu) and Nuwaea Eliya Hotel Co PLC, Sri Lanka, have been honored with excellent financial report award by South Asian Federation of Accountants (SAFA).

The producers behind hits “Black Panther,” ″Crazy Rich Asians,” ″A Star Is Born” and “Bohemian Rhapsody” are among the 10 nominees for the top prize at the Producers Guild Awards.

NEW YORK, Dec 13:  Former President Barack Obama was honored with the Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Ripple of Hope Award at a gala in midtown Manhattan Wednesday evening.

Nagarik jurno Khadka bags SEJON award

December 2, 2018 04:30 am

KATHMANDU, Dec 2: Rudra Khadka, senior correspondent of Nagarik (Republica's sister publication), has been honored with SEJON award this year.

KATHMANDU, Dec 1: Senior Correspondent of Nagarik Daily Rudra Khadka has bagged the Society of Economic Journalists (SEJON) award of this year.

KATHMANDU, Nov 14: Nepal Police have bagged the ‘Digital Government Award’ which is awarded to government bodies making the best use of information technology in their work.

Soaltee Westend Premier based in Nepalgunj has received an award called ‘Best Debut Green Hotel’  during the 14th Hospitality India & Explore the World Annual International Travel Awards held in India recently.

KATHMANDU, Oct 1: Dr Kumud Dhital, who has proved himself to be successful in transplanting a heart of a deceased’s person into another person, has been nominated for prestigious ‘Pride of Australia’ award.

The second edition of BIA Awards was organized at the BIA Foundation premises -- Jorpati, on Monday, to mark the 4th year anniversary of the organization. In the event, people with disabilities showcased their musical and dance acts amid the presence of dignitaries from various sectors of the society.

WEST BANK, July 31: The Palestinian teen Ahed Tamimi, who has become an icon for Palestinian resistance against Israeli occupation, will be honored in South Africa with a special award from the grandson of Nelson Mandela, South African news outlets reported Monday a day after she was released from prison upon serving an 8-month sentence for standing up to Israeli soldiers during a raid at her home in Nabi Saleh Village in the West Bank.

Zee cine award in Nepal

July 25, 2018 09:46 am

KATHMANDU, July 25: Bollywood’s prestigious 'Zee Cine Award’ is all set to be held in Kathmandu on the 8th of December later this year. Zee Network team, along with the Founder of the awards, Jaya Prada, recently visited Nepal to study the feasibility of the show.

Award winners: FIFA World Cup 2018

July 16, 2018 07:53 am

July 16: France clinched its second World Cup title with a 4-2 win over Croatia in a dramatic final in Moscow featuring a series of firsts and a pitch invasion orchestrated by Russian protest group Pussy Riot.

Filmykhabar has announced the introduction of ‘Sabin Shakya Cine-Journalism Award’ in recognition of the late Sabin Shakya’s contribution in the field of journalism. Shakya was a veteran cine-journalist with an experience of 25 years.

KATHMANDU, July 5: Nepal Academy of Science and Technology (NAST) has awarded journalist Laxman Dangol with Science and Technology Journalist Award-2018. Dangol was awarded amid a special program held at the office of NAST on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, July 5: Here are the award winning photographs from “Nepal Photo Contest – 2018” organized by Photo Journalist Club on the six different categories such as Culture and Tourism, Daily Life, Nature and Wildlife, Nepal smiles, News, Sports and Photo of the year.

KATHMANDU, July 5: Photojournalist duo Dipendra Rokka and Pratik Rayamajhi of Nepal Republic Media, has bagged Nepal Photo Contest-2018 award.

KATHMANDU, July 5: Ministry of Agriculture, Land Management and Cooperatives has honored five best-performing farmers with 'President Best Farmer Award' on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, July 5: ​FINLIT Nepal has been awarded with the Economic Citizenship Award 2018.

KATHMANDU, July 2: Ministry of Agriculture, Land Management and Cooperatives is honoring five top performing farmers with ‘President Best Farmer Award’ on Wednesday. According to the ministry, Rajendra Raj Panta, who has been adjudged excellent farmer, will receive cash prize of Rs 200,000, while for others will receive Rs 100,000 each.

British Council Nepal handed the International School Award (ISA) to 19 schools in Nepal and reaccredited four schools at their award ceremony in an event held on Monday in Kathmandu. The press statement released by British Council Nepal stated the award was endorsed by the Department of Education. The organization has been awarding Nepali schools through the program for the past six years.

WASHINGTON DC, June 29:  Sunita Danuwar, a leading social activist from Nepal has been awarded the Trafficking in Persons (TIP) award provided by US Department of State for her contribution against trafficking.

She will be honored with a cash prize of Rs 500,000 and a letter of appreciation. The award will be provided on August 15 amid a function.

KATHMANDU, June 10: Himalayan Bank Limited (HBL) has awarded this year’s HBL-Daayitwa Fellowship Award-2018 to Nepali Public Service Fellows.

KATHMANDU, June 7: Ishwar Rauniyar of Nepal has bagged an international photography award.

KATHMANDU, June 5: Prashant Lamichhane, coordinator of nagariknews.com (digital version of Nagarik daily) was honored with the Baba Ananda Sanchar Award-2018 for his extensive coverage on Fewa Lake encroachment.

KATHMANDU, June 5: On the auspicious occasion of World Environment Day 2018, Nepal Forum of Environmental journalists (NEFEJ) has awarded two journalists with Environment Journalism Award-2017.

KATHMANDU, June 2: Journalist Deepak Dahal of Nagarik daily has been felicitated with ‘Rotary Journo Award-2018’.

KATHMANDU, May 31: Ailing senior neuro-surgeon Dr Upendra Devkota has been felicitated with Dr Bal Ram Joshi Knowledge and Science National Award.

NMB Bank receives IFC award

May 31, 2018 05:15 am

KATHMANDU, May 31: NMB Bank has received 'Best Issuing Bank Partner in Fragile Countries – 2017 - South Asia' award from the International Finance Corporation (IFC) during 8th IFC Trade Awards. According to a statement issued by the bank, Vittorio Di Bello, regional head - Asia & Pacific, Financial Institutions Group, IFC, handed over the award to Sunil KC, CEO of NMB Bank.

KATHMANDU, May 18: Cricket dominated the15th National Sports Journalist Forum (NSJF) Pulsar Sports Award for its ascendance to greater heights in Nepali sports in the 2017-18 season.

KATHMANDU, May 17: The 15TH edition of Pulsar Sports Award hosted by Nepal Sports Journalist Forum (NSJF)in Kathmandu at Army Officers Club on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, May 13: Teeange player Santoo Shrestha’s rise as national prodigy in Nepali sports last year has established the table-tennis player as one of the front-runners for the People’s Choice Award in imminent Pulsar Sports Awards. The 18-year-old won three national table-tennis tournaments in 2017-18 season.

KATHMANDU, May 11: Nepal national volleyball team open spiker Man Bahadur Shrestha’s rise as a professional player has put the national prodigy among the top candidates to win the upcoming People’s Choice Award in Pulsar Sports Award slated for May 17.

KATHMANDU, May 11: Dish Media Network Ltd has joined hands with Pulsar Sports Awards to be the association partner. An agreement to this effect was made amid a ceremony in Kathmandu on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, May 9: Prashant Lamichhane, coordinator of nagariknews.com (digital version of Nagarik daily) has bagged Baba Ananda Sanchar Award-2017.

KATHMANDU, May 9: Nepal’s national number one goalkeeper Kiran Chemjong has emerged as a strong contender for the Bajaj Pulsar People’s Choice Award 2018 on back of a successful 2017/18 season with national as well as foreign teams.