American composer Alan Menken is set to be conferred with the 2020 Max Steiner Film Music Lifetime Achievement Award presented by Hollywood at the Vienna gala concert on October 3.

Medal winning players honored

January 2, 2020 12:00 pm

SURKHET, Jan 2: The Karnali State government has rewarded gold medalist athlete Dipak Hamal with Rs 300,000 in cash.

KATHMANDU, Dec 27: The Kathmandu Metropolitan City, Ward No 31 honoured SAG gold medalist, Ayasha Shakya and the winner of a silver medal Ashish Basnet, amidst a program here today.

Chrissy Teigen honored at Baby2Baby gala

November 11, 2019 08:15 am

Chrissy Teigen said she felt honored to receive an award at the Baby2Baby Gala, but her acceptance speech wasn’t all about her achievement: “No kid should go hungry. No kid should not go without the basics in their home.”

Bollywood's romance king Shah Rukh Khan was honored at Joy Forum19 Riyadh for his contribution to the world's film industry. The official handle of Turki Alalshikh, Chairman of the General Entertainment Authority shared the video on Twitter.

Jennifer Aniston, Ellen DeGeneres, Awkwafina and more stars overcame a dysfunctional teleprompter to toast one another and their charities at a women’s luncheon Friday in Beverly Hills.

At this stage of her life, Natalie Merchant is more proud of getting an honor named for John Lennon because of what it says about her activism than her music.

Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige will be honored at the 45th annual Saturn Awards that will be streamed live for the first time.

Women's football team honoured

June 30, 2019 08:36 am

BIRATNAGAR, June 30: The Biratnagar metropolis honored the women's football team of the metropolis for winning the Deputy Mayor Women's Football Tournament.

539 senior citizens honored

June 25, 2019 09:30 am

PALPA, June 25: Altogether 539 senior citizens above the age of 75 were honored in Rambha Rural Municipality of Palpa district on Monday.

The late Nipsey Hussle was honored with the Humanitarian Award at the BET Awards.

Society of Fine Arts Journalist (SoFAJ) honored veteran culture expert Satya Mohan Joshi for his contribution in research and journalism on Saturday, in an event organized at Nepal Art Council, Baber Mahal. Likewise, three journalists disseminating news on fine arts in different media were also honored.

Writer Aswini Koirala honored in Japan

November 13, 2018 09:56 am

Nepali writer and journalist, Aswini Koirala was recently honored in Japan for his outstanding contribution in the field of Nepali literature and journalism. He was felicitated at the International Nepali Haiku Convention 2018. The program was jointly organized by World Haiku Organization, International Nepali Literary Society and Japan Chapter in Nepali Embassy, Japan, as per the press statement released by Koirala.

LONDON, July 24: The 11th anniversary of www.nepalbritain.com-- a leading online news portal—was celebrated amidst a colourful ceremony in London on Sunday (23rd July).

NEW ORLEANS, July 9: Actress, singer and producer Sheryl Lee Ralph is a triple threat in the entertainment industry but was honored during this weekend’s Essence Festival for something entirely different — her activism.

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.

Dr Balaram Joshi Gyan Bigyan Rastriya Puraskar Pratisthan organized an award ceremony on Thursday in Kathmandu. Amidst an event in the Nepal Tourism Board hall, Prof Dr Bashudev Tripathi was awarded the highest honor -- Dr Balram Joshi Suyogya Puraskar -- for his contribution in Nepal’s education field. Dr Tripathi has been involved in teaching for more than three decades, and equally known for his contribution to Nepali literature.

Mahabir Pun honored in Japan

May 19, 2018 14:34 pm

JAPAN, May 19: Scientist Dr. Mahabir Pun was honored with an award at a global summit during the World Telecommunication and Information Society Day at Tokyo.

KATHMANDU, May 6: The Ministry of Communications and Information Technology has announced the 'National Journalism Award' and the 'senior journalist award' 2075 to be presented on the occasion of the National Journalism Day.

Nepali fashion choreographer Rojin Shakya received the title of Multi Task Personality of the Year 2018 in the category Best Entrepreneur of the Year, at International Prestige Brand Award held on in Malaysia on April 7.

KATHMANDU, Mar 9: On the occasion of the 108th International Women’s day, MAW, Yamaha’s authorized distributor honored Kamala Shrestha, probably the first woman scooter rider of the country.

KATHMANDU, Feb 4 : National Tourism Entrepreneurs’ Association (NTEA) has felicitated journalist and author Ashok Silwal, recognizing his works in response to the damages caused by earthquake in the Langtang area.

Tourists honored on World Tourism Day

September 27, 2017 15:52 pm

POKHARA, Sept 27 : Foreign tourists arriving Pokhara via flights this morning received warm welcome on the occasion of the 38th World Tourism Day.

Dahal Yagyanidhi honored

July 18, 2017 09:25 am

KATHMANDU: Buddha Harmony Foundation organized the Buddha Harmony Kamal Raj Regmi Literary Award 2017 on Saturday at Hotel Hardik, Bagbazaar. According to the press statement released by the foundation, poet/media person Dahal Yagya Nidhi was honored with the cash prize of Rs 50,000 at the function.

KATHMANDU, July 17: The county had the local-level election (third phase is still awaited) conducted for the first time in nearly two decades, electing 60 single women (widows) on different posts ranging from deputy mayor to ward member.

ITAHARI, April 25: The Kirat Manch Nepal on Monday felicitated the world ultra – marathon runner Mira Rai here in the Sunsari district.

KATHMANDU, April 25: Nepal Republic Media (NRM) Pvt Ltd honored four exemplary personalities as Nagarik Nayak (Nagarik Heroes) of the Year 2074 for their selfless and inspiring work. They were honored amid a special function organized at Hotel Soaltee Kathmandu on the occasion of NRM’s eighth anniversary.

Nobel literature laureate Toni Morrison is collecting another prestigious prize. The Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist is scheduled to be presented with the American Academy of Arts and Sciences’ Emerson-Thoreau Medal.

Senior litterateur Dixit honored

March 18, 2017 19:49 pm

KATHMANDU, March 18: The Prose Writer Shankar Lamichhane Foundation has honored Akshyar Shiromani Madanmani Dixit here on Saturday.

OPPO honored at CES

January 11, 2017 07:50 am

KATHMANDU, Jan 11: OPPO has won two honors from International Data Group (IDG) at a ceremony hosted on January 6 as part of Las Vegas’ annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES).

Surya Nepal honored as largest taxpayer

November 17, 2016 09:06 am

KATHMANDU, Nov 16: Surya Nepal Pvt Ltd is the largest taxpayer in the country.The government honored Surya Nepal Pvt Ltd amid a function organized in Kathmandu on Wednesday to celebrate 5th National Tax Day.

KATHMANDU, Oct 5: The Central Investigation Bureau (CIB) of Nepal Police has been honored with the Clark R Bavin Wildlife Law Enforcement Award on Monday for its 'exceptional' contribution in combating wildlife trafficking in Nepal.

Senior players honored

September 27, 2016 20:49 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 27: Former national players belonging to the first generation of Nepali sports were honored on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, Aug 20: Former Chairperson of Council of Ministers Khil Raj Regmi has been honored with the 'Asia's Dignitary Man of the Year' title by the US-based organization, We Care for Humanity (WCH).

Pilot Neupane honored posthumously

August 13, 2016 18:57 pm

KATHMANDU, Aug 13: The late pilot Dinesh Neupane, who lost his life in his attempt to save passengers' lives by landing the aircraft he was steering safely, has been honored with the 'Narayan-Ishwori Neupane Samajsewa Ojaswi Award'.

PALPA, Aug 13: The District Sports Development Committee, Palpa, has honored 300 athletes and two journalists on the occasion of the International Youth Day.

KATHMANDU, Aug 13: Ministry of Youth and Sports and National Youth Council honored seven players, two coaches and one national association with National Sports Talent Award on the occasion of International Youth Day on Friday.