Tips to improve memory

February 11, 2020 15:11 pm

Research has shown that participants with no experience in mindfulness meditation can improve their memory recall in just eight weeks.

It started with a little chit-chat in a tea shop. We, the squad of five, decided to go hiking all of a sudden just thinking of making lasting memories, forgetting hectic life for a day, and, most importantly, hanging out with a friend who just arrived home from Japan.

Krishna Munikar from Lalitkala Campus, Chiranjibi Shrestha from Srijana College of Fine Arts, and Shriti Prajapati from Kathmandu University -- Center for Fine Arts and Design, were presented the scholarship along with a cash prize of Rs 15,000 and certificate by the event's chief Guest/Chancellor of Nepal Academy of Fine Arts -- KK Karmacharya.

Seven Tricks to Stop Forgetfulness

June 13, 2019 13:21 pm

Forgetting things has been a good companion in the majority of people’s life. Tips to get your memories better.

KATHMANDU, April 25: Nearly two months after the sudden demise of the then Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation, Rabindra Adhikari, a photo exhibition has been organized in the capital in remembrance of the late minister.

Memory remains

February 22, 2019 12:15 pm

Like me on time to judge, shine, A profound glory,  Memory remains.

Memorializing history

November 25, 2018 02:00 am

Nepal’s struggle to safeguard independence and march to democracy and federal republic make for hundreds of stories to be told, recorded, filmed and visualized

PALPA, Aug 27: Locals in Palpa have observed Gaijatra festival commemorating the departed souls of their kin at the district headquarters Tansen on Monday.

A walk down memory lane

July 15, 2018 11:05 am

We all have good memories of our school days. Those were days when we learned the basics of our life, made friends and promises to never part. It was in those glorious days that we even fall victim to love. We weave a journey is worth cherishing the rest of our lives. The school days also taught us the bitter experience of punishment for every mistake.

KATHMANDU, June 3: On Saturday, the country marked 17 years of the royal palace massacre of 2001 in which it lost the then King Birendra Shah, Queen Aishwarya and Crown Prince Dipendra.

KATHMANDU May 26: Communist Party Chairperson Puspa Kamal Dahal has donated blood in an event held in memory of his son, Prakash Dahal.

Politics of national memory

February 25, 2018 00:22 am

When, on a visit to Warsaw in 1970, German Chancellor Willy Brandt suddenly dropped to his knees before the Monument to the Ghetto Uprising, Władysław Gomułka, Poland’s communist leader, whispered, “wrong monument.”

Unforgettable memory of my life

February 13, 2018 09:27 am

It was a sunny afternoon and I was having breakfast with my friends. I was only 10 years old and had been studying in class two. At that time I was living with my elder sister and younger brother away from home for education.

Scientists have found that a brain area is responsible for creating memories from smells as well as retaining those memories even years later.

KATHMANDU, Sept 24: Aviation experts stressed on air safety in Nepal during a function organized on Saturday to mark the 25th anniversary of Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) airbus crash, which falls on September 28.

WASHINGTON, July 19: Does it really take an expensive brain scan to diagnose Alzheimer’s? Not everybody needs one but new research suggests that for a surprising number of patients whose memory problems are hard to pin down, PET scans may lead to changes in treatment.

KATHMANDU, July 8: The Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) on Saturday planted as many as 91 saplings in the Sahid Park (Martyr Park) in memory of those people of KMC ward no 26 who lost their lives in the Gorkha Earthquake.

KANCHANPUR, March 29: Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP) Kanchanpur will be building a statue of martyr, Govinda Gautam, at Ananda Bazaar in Purnabash Municipality, Kanchanpur.

Two months after being hospitalized for exhaustion and still recovering from memory loss, Kanye West is expected to make his first major public appearance at New York Fashion Week, his producer revealed.

KATHMANDU, July 21: To commemorate the 34th Memorial Day of the Nepali Congress founder BP Koirala, tree saplings have been planted in the area of Sanepa in the Capital today.

KATHMANDU, July 19: Working Women Journalists (WWJ) today imparted training on 'Memory and Mind Management' to women journalists from different media houses.