Book Discussion held at Pokhara

June 12, 2017 08:18 am

POKHARA: With hopes of making life easy for him and his family, Maniraj Basanta flew abroad and worked in Qatar for three years. There he saw a different perspective to life, went through countless hardships, and upon his return he decided to write it all down in his book ‘Mudir’.

KATHMANDU, May 31: A book titled "Indigenous Peoples' Rights in Nepal: Policy Status, Challenges and Opportunities" was launched along with "The Indigenous World 2017 ", an annual report of the International Work Group for Indigenous Affairs (IWGIA) amidst a program here today.

KATHMANDU, May 20: Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) declined shed 15.36 points this week to close at 1,643.87 points on Thursday - the last trading day of the week.

NEW YORK, May 6: J.K. Rowling is launching a free online book club for fans and newcomers to her “Harry Potter” series.

KATHMANDU, March 18: The Embassy of Nepal in the UK has organized a literary festival and book exhibition program on the occasion of the bicentennial diplomatic ties between Nepal and the UK.

KATHMANDU, Feb 17: Education Minister Dhaniram Poudel has said preparations are on to entrust the responsibility of printing school textbooks, which the Janak Education Materials Centre Limited (JEMC) has not yet managed to print, to the Sajha Prakashan.

BIRTAMODE, Feb 2: Laxmi Hyundai Manang Marshyangdi Club (MMC) advanced into the semifinal of the Jhapa Gold Cup football tournament on Thursday after a thumping 4-0 win over New Road Team (NRT) at the Domalal Stadium in Birtamode, Jhapa.

Book fair kicks off at academy hall

January 10, 2017 16:40 pm

KATHMANDU, Jan 10: A book fair has opened at the Nepal Academy hall from today.

That one book

December 30, 2016 00:12 am

When you lay a book in your hand and sink to the pages of magic unfolding in each turn, visualize a world being painted out of the perspective of the writer and feel the whole universe falling silent to the rhythm of the voices of the characters, you begin to realize that book is your call for conscious escape. A writer writes without creating or deciding the meaning of his/her work. This interpretation is the readers alone.

KATHMANDU, Dec 5: The Janak Education Materials Center (JEMC) has encountered with hurdles to print school textbooks as it is running out of budget to purchase papers.

Book on former PM Bhattarai released

September 3, 2016 20:10 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 3: A book entitled 'Abiram Baburam' (Untiring Baburam) based on the life of former Prime Minister and Naya Shakti coordinator Baburam Bhattarai, has been released on Saturday.

Book and wine pairings

August 26, 2016 01:05 am

Book and wine pairings

KATHMANDU, Aug 4: Dr. Punam Yadav, a research fellow at London School of Economics, has come up with her book ‘Social Transformation in Post-conflict Nepal: A gender perspective’. Her book was recently released in Kathmandu by Australia’s Ambassador to Nepal, Glenn White.

KATHMANDU, July 29: Australia’s Ambassador to Nepal, Glenn White, released a book entitled - 'Social Transformation in Post-conflict Nepal: A Gender Perspective,' at Yala Maya Kendra on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, July 20: A book entitled 'A Mystery of the Expanding Universe' has hit the market.

KATHMANDU, July 16: Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index shed 4.38 points this week to close at 1,718.15 points on Thursday -- the last trading day of the week.

KATHMANDU, June 19: Dr Jeevan Prasai’s new book ‘Sadhai Tanneri’ was launched at Nepalaya’s office in Kalikasthan on Saturday, June 18. The book tells us that anyone can live their old age in a healthy and dignified manner. Old age can be active and productive, writes Dr Prasai.

KATHMANDU, June 17: A book entitled “Sixty Years of Dynamic Partnership” written on Nepal and China relations by former ambassador Hiranya Lal Shrestha, was launched on Friday.

Cinema halls may be selling out with moviegoers super excited to finally catch Min Bham's Kalo Pothi but the man himself has quietly moved on to his next project.