KATHMANDU, June 27: Mitra Kafle, a Canadian citizen with Nepali origin, has been honored with the Brampton Citizens Award by the Canadian government for his role in helping the community during COVID-19.
KATHMANDU, May 31: Barbara Foundation has announced a special award worth Rs 10 million to frontline health workers including doctors, nurses and ambulance drivers working with the government and community hospitals across the country.
Nepal Academy of Fine Arts (NAFA) has announced this year's Fine Arts Award. In a press statement released on Wednesday, NAFA announced that the award has been based on the evaluation of the artworks collected for the 'National Fine Arts Exhibition-2077'.
KATHMANDU, Dec 7: Mahabir Pun has been awarded for his special contribution to social empowerment of people with the innovation of wireless technology that eased information exchange in rural areas of the country.
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.
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.
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, 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).
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.
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.
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 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.