Director John Singleton, who made one of Hollywood’s most memorable debuts with the Oscar-nominated “Boyz N the Hood” and continued over the following decades to probe the lives of black communities in his native Los Angeles and beyond, has died. He was 51.
KATHMANDU, April 22: Parag Pathak, an American economist of Nepali origin, has bagged the prestigious ‘John Bates Clark Medal’ for his work on market design and educational policy.
The medal is awarded by the American Economic Association (AEA) each year to an American economist under the age of forty ‘who is judged to have made the most significant contribution to economic thought and knowledge.’
WASHINGTON, July 20: Arizona Sen. John McCain, the 2008 Republican presidential nominee with a well-known maverick streak that often vexes his GOP colleagues, has been diagnosed with a brain tumor, his office said in a statement Wednesday.
John Avildsen, the Oscar-winning director who made Hollywood’s quintessential underdog story in 1976 boxing saga ‘Rocky with a then-unknown Sylvester Stallone, and crafted another inspiring tale in ‘The Karate Kid,’ died on Friday at age 81, his family said.
Actor John Abraham confirms that they will soon start working on Force 3. John and Sonakshi Sinha starrer Force 2 managed to do decent business at the box office and at the success party of the film, the actor- producer confirmed the news.
Rohit John Chettri became an overnight sensation with his breakout song ‘Bistarai Bistarai’ in 2013. Since its release, the song has gained more than 2.5 million views on YouTube and has launched many cover versions (even popular Nepali actress Namrata Shrestha has put out her version).
KATHMANDU, Aug 18: John Players has announced up to 50 percent discount on men's apparel. Issuing a statement, Surya Nepal, which owns the brand, said customers can get price discount in regular and slim-fit shirts and trousers, denim, casual wear and party wear.
OSLO,June 13: Ex Liverpool left back John Arne Riise has announced his retirement from professional football. Former Norway international who won Champions League with Anfield club in 2005 has decided to hang up his boots ending his contract at boyhood club Aalesund.
KATHAMNDU,June 10: John Players, the premium men's wear from Surya Nepal Pvt Ltd has launched new collection from spring and summer.
"This collection offers vibrant wardrobe essentials spanning across formal wear, casual wear, and party wear. Denims are a sublime blend of trendy styling, comfortable fitting and excellent textures and everything that appeals to the new generation," the company said in a statement.