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The Vagina Blues

Private is Political: Vagina Monologues 4.0, as a woman and a person sitting in the audience has left me with mixed feelings. Extremes have always bothered me hence I choose a middle voice to...

The Mount Everest Cleanup Campaign

Mount Everest has seen quite a bit of foot traffic since Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay became the first climbers to reach the summit in 1953. According to Fox News, 5,200 people have hiked to the...

Turkish Airlines World Golf Cup Nepal to be played in Gokarna

The second edition of the Turkish Airlines World Golf Cup Nepal, the world’s largest corporate golf tournament is slated for May 11 at the Gokarna Golf Club, Kathmandu. Abdullah Tuncer Kecici, General Manager of Turkish...

Cost of good movies

Just imagine, you go to a movie hall, pay for a high-priced ticket to see the latest Nepali flick, only to leave long before the interval because you weren't enjoying the movie. How would...

Cyclone Fani begins landfall in eastern India

Thousands have already sought shelter in relief centres Cyclone Fani is making landfall along India's eastern coastline, according to the country's Meteorological Department.

समुद्री आँधी फानी: भारतको पूर्वी तटतिर बढ्दै, नेपालमा पनि प्रभाव पर्न सक्ने

फानी नाम दिइएको शक्तिशाली समुद्री आँधी आउन लागेकाले भारतमा हिन्द महासागरको तटवर्ती क्षेत्रबाट लाखौँ मानिसलाई सुरक्षित स्थलतर्फ सार्न थालिएको छ। अहिले बङ्गालको खाडीबाट समुद्री आँधी झन्डै दुई सय किलोमिटर...

I am alive

My mother said to me, ‘If you are a soldier, you will become a general. If you are a monk, you will become the Pope.’ Instead, I was a painter, and became Picasso – Pablo Picasso. Nowadays,...

बैशाख १२ को अघिल्लो दिन भूकम्पका दुई धक्का

काठमाडौं : बुधबार बिहान काठमाडौं र आसपासका क्षेत्रमा भूकम्पका दुई धक्का महसुस गरिएको। राष्ट्रिय भूकम्प मापन केन्द्रकाअनुसार बिहान ६ बजेर २९ मिनेट जाँदा  धादिङको नौबिसे केन्द्रविन्दु भएर ५.२ म्याग्निच्यूडको भूकम्पको धक्का महसुस गरिएको...

Self-Care Is Not An Indulgence. It’s A Discipline

The way self-care is portrayed today is completely and utterly backward. First, self-care as a concept is almost exclusively aimed at women (generally wealthy white women who can afford the goods and services that...

Eurocentrism in Nepali tourism

Recently, Prime Minister of Nepal K.P. Sharma Oli and his government decided to champion the idea of ‘Samriddhi’ by organising the third edition of the Nepal Investment Summit in Kathmandu and insisting that Nepal is a...

Father’s love

One day I was so angry, that I left home, swearing not to return, till I became a wealthy guy. I used to think...

Pictures that speak more than words

Here are the best images from Sony Photography awards.

Straws made of wild grass can be Nepal’s new option to...

Plastic ban has always been not effective. Enforcing a ban on plastic bags with thickness below 40 microns in the Kathmandu city...

Turkish Airlines World Golf Cup Nepal to be played in Gokarna

The second edition of the Turkish Airlines World Golf Cup Nepal, the world’s largest corporate golf tournament is slated for May 11 at the...