In addition to making great music, H.E.R. wants to be an active citizen who empowers young people with information. The Grammy- and Oscar-winning recording artist gets to do both in the new animated Netflix series, “We the People.”

Life is grey without her

September 1, 2019 08:16 am

When you only need love when you're wanting more  Only need her assurance when hearts start beating low  Only know you love her and only her oh oh oh  When you only need love when you're wanting more

The Distraction of the Heart

July 16, 2019 11:30 am

I had a dream of being a school topper in my SEE examination, so, I had decided to study hard, forget my distractions and focus only on studies. I had the will power to control all of my distractions, except for 'her'. To be honest, she was my heart and would be there with me every second, without whom I was nothing.


April 18, 2019 12:05 pm

People gathered all around. The devil had escaped. I had failed her. Despite my best attempts all I managed to do was earn myself a bruised back, scrapped knees and the dreadful feeling of having that sick monster escape.

REDDING, July 29: Human remains believed to be that of a missing elderly woman and her two great-grandchildren were found at a home destroyed by a monster wildfire raging in Northern California, officials said on Saturday, raising the death toll from the blaze to five.

NEW YORK, July 26: While most celebrities tend to hide their struggles with drugs and battles with depression, Demi Lovato not only acknowledged her issues, she’s shared them with the world.

WEST BANK, July 25: Bassem Tamimi told media he expects Ahed will be realeased early, but Israeli authorities have not confirmed this. Palestinian teen Ahed Tamimi, who has been held in an Israeli prison for slapping a fully armed Israeli soldier in the occupied West Bank town of Nabi Saleh, is expected to be released this Sunday according to her father, Bassem Tamimi.

July 24: Stormy Daniels, the adult-film actress suing President Donald Trump and his former attorney Michael Cohen, is divorcing her husband, Glendon Crain, her lawyer announced on Monday.

DOTI, July 21: Three of the four family members who jumped in the Seti River are missing while one has been rescued.

KATHMANDU, July 13: Agitating Ganga Maya has broken her hunger strike on Friday.

LONDON, July 6: A married city worker who carried an 18-year-old woman into a dark alleyway where he raped and sexually assaulted her multiple times, has been jailed for eight years.

June 26: The sprightly great-grandmother ushered in her 102nd year with an indoor skydive.

“People of my age are seen traveling, continuing their studies and I am here working and having fun in my own world. I enjoy working, looking around and talking with different people.”

In fearless pursuit of her dreams

June 1, 2018 08:03 am

Dawa Gyalwa has always been an athletic person. Even without prior practice, she used to ace almost every single category during sporting events at school. Right now, the 20-year-old runner is gearing up for the national selections. And with her track record, we bet she will go on to become one of the top athletes in Nepal.

RAUTAHAT, May 24: A woman was brutally beaten by her brother-in-law and his family members in Rautahat on Monday alleging her of practicing witchcraft.

A teenager who has been too focused on her studies to find a boyfriend has decided to auction her virginity, as she's not interested in finding love just yet.

KHOTANG, May 16: Samjhana Rai, who was born without hands, is currently appearing for the board exams of grade 11 in Khotang district. She has been writing her papers with her foot.

April 22: A seven-year-old girl who lost part of her leg to bone cancer has had it reattached backwards so she can dance again.

April 22: A seven-year-old girl who lost part of her leg to bone cancer has had it reattached backwards so she can dance again.

KATHMANDU, April 13: The departmental team Nepal Police Club’s Tara Devi Pun has bettered her own national record in 75 kg weight category in the first Inter-club National Weightlifting Tournament on Thursday. She improved her record in snatch, clean and jerk and total categories.

Please tell her this

April 12, 2018 08:07 am

Someone has secretly kissed my hands, and left in my core, a seed of love. Someone has secretly stolen my tears, and left in my eyes, a fountain of hope.

Model, show host, and playwright Shivani Singh Tharu launched her novel entitled ‘Kathmanduma Ek Din’ amid a special event organized in the premises of Russian Culture Center, Kamalpokhari on Tuesday.

PAKISTAN, Mar 31: Pakistan’s Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai on Saturday arrived in her hometown of Mingora for the first time since a Taliban militant shot her there in 2012 for advocating girls’ education.

MORANG, March 30: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has broken silence on Dashdhunga accident saying that it is unfortunate not to get any facts revealed till date about the mishap that claimed lives of then General Secretary of the CPN-UML Madan Bhandari and Jeev Raj Ashrit, then in-charge of the party organization.

PRINCESS DIANA was most famous during her lifetime for marrying Prince Charles, and her engagement ring from the Prince sparked a range of copycats. Her daughter-in-law Kate Middleton now wears the late royal’s ring. After her divorce Diana took to wearing another ring on her ring finger. An expert revealed to what the gem was, and what it means.

A prosecutor in the Iranian capital Tehran has said that an unnamed woman who removed her obligatory Islamic headscarf in public has been sentenced to 24 months in prison, three months without parole.

KATHMANDU, Mar 7: Former UML leader Bidya Devi Bhandari filed her nomination for the President for the second time on Wednesday.

March 6: Katie Price has given fans a glimpse of her new face for the first time after undergoing a procedure to fix previous ‘botched surgery’.

NEW YORK, March 1:  A Russian native was charged with poisoning a look-alike with a tranquilizer-laced cheesecake and then stealing her passport, cash and other property after trying to make it look like a suicide attempt, authorities said Wednesday.

Talking about her big break

February 23, 2018 12:31 pm

Thinley Lhamo is soon going to make her debut in the Nepali film industry through the highly anticipated movie, Nakaa, starring alongside the likes of Bipin Karki, Robin Tamang, Sajan Thapa Magar, and Shiva Mukhia (from The AXE Band).

Iskra matched her incredibly racy lingerie with her scarlet sky-scraper stilettos which added to her height to make her stand out at the glitzy fashion event.

Putting her skills to use

February 9, 2018 09:12 am

Though Sprinkles is a small store that has just 18 different bakery items lining its display, you will be surprised to see customers crowding the tiny space and often spilling out on the pavement to get their sugary treat. Decorated tastefully in pink and black with fun quotes artfully placed here and there, Sprinkles has certainly become one of the favorite places for people in Sanepa to grab some cookies, cupcakes, chocolates, and ice cream. And all this in just three months makes the owner Rosy Shrestha Thapa very, very happy.

She recently admitted to having vaser liposuction to remove her 'lumps and bumps'.

Jan 15: Shilpa and Vikas Gupta’s legendary fights which carried over from their Bhabiji Ghar Par Hain fracas started Shilpa on a strong note. Her culinary skills helped her make friends on the show but refusal to proactively participate in the tasks was a hindrance.

A girl with her math book

January 7, 2018 09:32 am

She was 17. Her name was Laxmi. She was working as a maid at my neighbor’s house. I first met her when my neighbor had brought her for tuitions as she had failed in her SLC. They wanted me to guide her for her supplement exams. At first, I was reluctant to tutor her as she had studied in village, that also in Nepali medium. I thought I would not be able to teach her like I was taught in Kathmandu. But it was her persistence that forced me to give it a go.

Jan 5: To kick off the new year, Kareena Kapoor covers Vogue India’s January 2018 issue. She reinvents herself for her first magazine spread since son Taimur Ali Khan’s birth in 2016, and, somewhat unsurprisingly, looks absolutely breathtaking. Scroll through to see some of her best shots.

KATHMANDU, DEC 23: Her Turn Girls Support Community hosted a national conference on ‘Gender Based Violence- Urban Voice for Rural Issues’ at Thames International College, Old Baneshwar on Friday. The conference had a presentation session by 17 young female fellows, who were selected for five months’ fellowship in September 2017.

Sridevi’s daughter Jahnvi Kapoor is busy shooting for her debut film Dhadak in Udaipur. It looks like mommy dearest, Sridevi, has decided to join her in Rajasthan. Janhvi shared a picture of them together and the two can be seen smiling. Also, seen in the picture was ace Bollywood fashion designer Manish Malhotra.

HYDERABAD, Nov 28: Ivanka Trump is making a significant solo outing by headlining a business conference in India, but her trip highlights questions about whether her message of empowering poor women matches her actions.

KATHMANDU, Nov 19: Bina Magar arrived at Kathmandu after the demise of her husband Prakash Dahal. See video here.

Her own protector

November 6, 2017 01:00 am

Most women self-defense training in Nepal is mistakenly focused on ‘physical self-defense’

Another feather on her cap

October 27, 2017 12:27 pm

The reigning queen of Bollywood, Deepika Padukone, has crossed the 20 million mark on Instagram. This Bajirao Mastani actress has exactly 20 million followers on the photo-sharing site currently and she was warm enough to thank her followers for the same.

Woman found dead with her minor sons

October 23, 2017 20:22 pm

BHAIRAHAWA, Oct 23: A woman, who went missing since Saturday, the day of Bhai Tika, has been found dead with her two minor sons.

LOS ANGELES, Sept 24: Film producer Cash Warren, who is expecting his third child with wife Jessica Alba, says he is impressed by the actress beauty and loves waking up next to her.

MUMBAI, Sept 10: Bollywood producer Boney Kapoor says that his daughter Jhanvi will be loved by all like her mother Sridevi.

Tuning in to her dreams

September 8, 2017 09:06 am

Rupa Neupane came to Kathmandu with the hope of going to a ‘big’ school, different from the ill-equipped one in her village. Little did she know that her parents had planned to get her married off.

NEW YORK, September 6: Now 37 and in the twilight of a sparkling career, the opportunities Venus Williams lives for are not supposed to come around as often as they once did.

RAJBIRAJ, Sept 4: Cadres of Federal Socialist Forum Nepal (FSFN) have locked vice chairperson of the party Renu Kumari Yadav inside her residence in the district headquarters Rajbiraj on Monday, accusing her of picking candidates for the third phase of local polls in an unfair manner.

UDAYAPUR, August 20: Twelve years after her son went missing, Januka Khatri, a 62 years old mother, has knocked the doors of the District Police Office (DPO), Udayapur, urging the police to find her son.

Living her dream

August 18, 2017 14:27 pm

I still prefer being engaged in some productive work instead of spending time lazing about. You will actually find me doing something or the other even when I have some free time from work.