James Bond might be one of the most popular characters Hollywood has ever given us, but equally popular and remembered are the series’ villains.

HBO ordered 10 episodes of a “Game of Thrones” spinoff called “House of the Dragon,” the network said on Tuesday, shortly after reports emerged that the premium cable channel had nixed another series set in the world created by author George R.R. Martin.

LONDON, July 25: World champions Mercedes and Ferrari have agreed to take part in a second Netflix ‘Drive to Survive’ documentary series due to be aired next year, Formula One announced on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, June 2: The first leg of the Carlsberg Golf Series 2019 concluded with Ajay Bahadur Shah and Prithvi Malla being crowned as winners of Nett and Gross respectively on Saturday.

Showtime has put out an order for the eight-part limited series “Good Lord Bird” from Blumhouse Television, Variety has learned.

NEW YORK, Aug 5:  Patrick Stewart is boldly going where he’s been before — “Star Trek.”

KATHMANDU, July 29: The much awaited T20 tri-series of Nepal national cricket team is scheduled to take place today. All three matches will be played at the historic Lord’s Cricket Ground, London.

Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee has objected to the use of word ‘Kaur’ in Sunny Leone’s upcoming biopic series, Karenjit Kaur.

NORTH KOREA, May 24: North Korea carried out what it said is the demolition of its nuclear test site Thursday, setting off a series of explosions over several hours in the presence of foreign journalists.

KATHMANDU, April 19: In response to the government's tough stance against the transport cartels, five national federations of transport entrepreneurs on Wednesday jointly announced a series of protests, including an 'indefinite' nationwide strike.

KATHMANDU, April 8: Huawei has introduced its new iteration of Y series phones loaded with features like intelligent 4 Camera and FullView Display in Huawei Y9 2018 and Intelligent Dual Camera with FullView Display in Huawei Y7 Pro in Nepali market.

Robert Shwartzman claimed the Toyota Racing Series title with a second place finish in the final race at Manfeild after late drama for long-time championship leader Marcus Armstrong.

3rd series of Maskmandu to be launched

February 5, 2018 14:51 pm

LALITPUR, Feb 5: Third series of Maskmandu campaign is going to be launched here from February 8 with an objective of creating public awareness against pollution of Kathmandu valley as well as to exert pressure on stakeholders.

KATHMANDU, Jan 7: The British College organized its first edition of Academic Guest Lecturer Series at the college premises. According to the press statement released by The British College, Chairman of CE Group of Companies Bijay Rajbhandari gave the first lecture during the event.

RASUWA, Dec 22: Victims of the April, 2015 earthquake in Rasuwa district are exposed to a series of disaster risk.

KATHMANDU, Dec 21: Nepali shuttlers produced disappointing results in the ongoing Yonex Sunrise Nepal International Series on Thursday as only four players out of 20 registered  victories.

BIRATNAGAR, Nov 18: CPN (UML) chair and former Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has said that the series of bomb blasts targeted against the left alliance candidates were intended to the foil the democratic process.

NEPALGUNJ, Nov 11: Stating that physical attacks on them are on the rise, local representatives in Banke have demanded security from the authority. On Friday, they met Chief District Officer Ramesh Kumar KC to draw his attention toward the matter. The local representatives who had come all the way from Raptisonari Rural Municipality said that attacks on them have become common in the district. Unknown groups threaten and warn them as well.

KATHMANDU, Oct 26: Nepal U-19 is set to tour Bangladesh to play three fifty-over matches against Bangladesh U-19 in the first week of November 2017.

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Oct 10: Dilruwan Perera grabbed 5-98 as the offspinner anchored Sri Lanka to a 68-run victory against Pakistan in the second test and clinched the two-match series 2-0 on Tuesday.

CHITTAGONG, Bangladesh, Sept 7:  Australia off-spinner Nathan Lyon returned a career best 13-154 on Thursday as his team completed a seven-wicket victory over Bangladesh in the second test to level the series.

World Series athlete felicitated

August 31, 2017 19:25 pm

KATHMANDU, Aug 31: Tenzing Hillary Everest Marathon on Thursday felicitated Mr Bhim Bahadur Gurung, the winner of 2015 Tenzing Hillary Everest Marathon and runner-up of the 2014 and 2016 edition of Tenzing Hillary Everest Marathon.

PALLEKELE, August 13: India's bowlers left Sri Lanka staring at a big defeat and a series whitewash after another shambolic batting performance saw the hosts being bundled out for 135 in their first innings in the third and final test on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, Aug 9: Nepa Hima Pvt Ltd, the authorized distributor of Whirlpool has launched a new series of water purifiers, European washing machines, and refrigerators in the Nepali market. The new model of water purifiers, 'PURATRON' was launched at an event organized in Lalitpur on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, Aug 6: IME Automotives has started selling UM's Renegade 300 series motorcycles in the Nepali market.

KATHMANDU, July 11: CG Mobiles Pvt Ltd has launched a scheme of replacing its CG Astro Series mobile phones within 100 days of purchase if a customer faces any problem.

HAMBANTOTA, Sri Lanka, July 10:  Zimbabwe clinched its first one-day international series win against Sri Lanka after beating the hosts by three wickets in the decider to secure a 3-2 victory on Monday.

HAMBANTOTA, Sri Lanka, July 10:  Offspinner Sikandar Raza took three wickets to help Zimbabwe restrict Sri Lanka to 203 for eight in the series-deciding fifth one-day international on Monday.

HAMBANTOTA, July 9: Zimbabwe has leveled the five-match one-day international series at 2-2 after defeating Sri Lanka by four wickets under the Duckworth/Lewis method in a rain-hit fourth match on Saturday.

KINGSTON, July 7: An unbeaten century from captain Virat Kohli and a half-century by Dinesh Karthik steered India to a comfortable eight-wicket win over West Indies in their fifth one-day in international on Thursday, sealing a 3-1 series victory.

HAMBANTOTA, July 7: Openers Danushka Gunathilaka and Niroshan Dickwella scored their maiden international centuries to help Sri Lanka beat Zimbabwe by eight wickets in the third one-dayer for a 2-1 lead in the five-match series on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, July 4: Folk rock band Nepathya is flying to Australia for a musical tour, which includes series of concerts. "We are flying to Australia today (Tuesday) and Nepathya will put up series of concerts there. Probably, the tour could be extended to New Zealand," said Arpan Sharma of nepa-laya, the management company for Nepathya.

KATHMANDU, June 29: Folk rock band Nepathya is scheduled to venture into a musical tour of Australia with a series of concerts.

TOKYO, June 24:  Ireland beat Japan 35-13 on Saturday to sweep the two-match series between the 2019 Rugby World Cup group rivals.

A hacker claims to have followed through on a threat to release several episodes from the upcoming season of Netflix’s hit series ‘Orange Is The New Black’.

KATHMANDU, March 22: Nepal will host acclaimed cricketers of Sri Lanka in a three-match Twenty20 Cricket Series at the TU grounds, Kirtipur. The Nepali national cricket team represented by Gorkha Rhinos will vie against Lankan Lions consisting of current and former international cricketers of Sri Lanka. The tournament will be played from April 25 to May 1.

BANGALORE, India, March 7:  Ravichandran Ashwin's 25th five-wicket haul and a cracked and uneven pitch propelled India to a series-leveling, 75-run win on Tuesday, when Australia's batting lineup capitulated chasing a victory target of 188 in the second test.

Things are about to get very different for Julia Roberts, as the longtime film star transitions to television in a new limited series based on Maria Semple’s novel ‘Today Will Be Different’.

KATHMANDU, Dec 18: South Asian powerhouse India claimed top position in four events out of six in the BWF Yonex Sunrise International Series 2016 badminton tournament that concluded in the capital on Saturday.

Indian players dominate badminton series

December 17, 2016 11:01 am

KATHMANDU, Dec 16: Indian players dominated the ongoing BWF Yonex Sunrise International Series 2016 badminton tournament as they made to the finals of four out of five events included.

MUMBAI, Dec 12: Ravichandran Ashwin tore through England’s lower order in just half-an-hour on Monday as India won the fourth Test by an innings and 36 runs, clinching the series 3-0 with a game to spare.

MUMBAI, Dec 12: Off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin blew away England's lower order resistance to spin India to a crushing series-clinching victory on the final day of the fourth test at the Wankhede Stadium on Monday.

MOHALI, Nov 29:  India took a 2-0 lead in the five-match series by beating England by eight wickets in the third test on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, Nov 28: Nepal Badminton Association (NBA) is set to organize the BWF International Series in Kathmandu from December 13 to 17 at the covered hall of National Sports Council. This is the sixth international badminton tournament that NBA is organizing in Nepal. Earlier, it had organized the same series back in 2008.

MUMBAI, Nov 15: Actor Priyanka Chopra says she finds television more exhausting than films. The 34-year-old, who made her TV debut last year with Quantico, says there’s “crazy pressure” when she is shooting for it. “TV is intense. It’s 16-hour days, five to six times a week. Over eight to nine scenes a day. So yeah, it’s crazy pressure,” she says.

WELLINGTON, Nov 13: An earthquake with a magnitude of 7.4 struck central New Zealand just after midnight (1102 GMT Sunday), the U.S. Geological Survey said, generating a tsunami that hit the northeast coast of the South Island.

VISAKHAPATNAM, Oct 29:  New Zealand was bowled out for just 79 runs in 23.1 overs in the final one-day international on Saturday as India won the five-match series 3-2.

CG EON launches new Blaze series phones

October 21, 2016 21:51 pm

KATHMANDU, Oct 21: CG Mobiles has announced the launch of two new smartphone in EON Blaze series -- EON Blaze 6.0 and EON Blaze Pro.

KATHMANDU, Oct 14: Thailand has defeated Nepal by one wicket at the ninth match of the ICC Women’s World Cup Qualifying Series Asia Region played at Hong Kong Cricket Club on Friday.

CG announces new music series show

October 8, 2016 09:59 am

KATHMANDU, Oct 7: Seasoned Nepali musicians Jems Pradhan, Nabin K Bhattarai, Sanjay Shrestha and Deepak Bajracharya will soon collaborate with fresh talents in live studio sessions for an upcoming music series show ‘Nepal Ice Soundz of Nepal’.