Asian food with French finesse

Noir Fennel opened in July 2019 in the Anand Bhawan Complex in Lazimpat, but it took me six months to finally walk through the doors. A last minute decision to go there for dinner with a friend was an eye-opener. Beautiful comfortable seating in white...

Jackie Taylor

Singer, songwriter, scorn of male egos

There’s no single word to describe Samriddhi Rai. She’s been a journalist, VJ, RJ, emcee, singer/songwriter, professional sportsperson, beauty pageant title holder, traveler, and vlogger. Wearing so many hats was never the plan, she says. As a kid, she...

Sunny Mahat

Quick questions with ROBIN TAMANG Musician, Actor

Quick questions with ROBIN TAMANG Musician, Actor

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Three great things to watch

At the start of 2020, let’s look back at some of my best ‘watches’ of 2019, each with a message of its own

Jackie Taylor

Quick questions with AYUSHMA RANI SINGH Model/Emcee

Quick questions with AYUSHMA RANI SINGH Model/Emcee

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Asif Shah: A master of many trades

Shah has a distinct presence in Nepali music, film and television industries. His popularity on television has only increased as a two-time host of the popular reality show “Nepal Idol”

Sunny Mahat

Turkish Airlines Airbus had an accident. A museum was...

The dead frame of a Turkish Airlines Airbus that skidded off the runway in Kathmandu in 2015 was dismantled, reassembled and fashioned into an aviation museum, right next to the country’s only international airport | Photo: Mahendra Khadka

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Age just a number for the “Maski Maski” man

Jyoti Ghmire is a singer, songwriter and guitarist who has been playing music for almost four decades, and his musical journey is still finding new avenues

Sunny Mahat

Quick questions with NISCHAL BASNET (Actor/Director)

Quick questions with NISCHAL BASNET (Actor/Director)

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The Cartoonz Crew can’t keep the cookie from crumbling

The outgoing members speaks about lack of transparency about money, feeling like back-dancers, and being discouraged from certain projects, while the two other members, Saroj and Aashma, did what they liked

Akriti Manandhar

Service with a smile

Those who have grown up in a culture where class or caste differences are highlighted and ingrained are at a disadvantage when it comes to manners | Photo www.covertford.com

Jackie Taylor

Want to quit smoking in 2020? Tough. But doable

Psychotherapist Archana Bibhor, in her long experience, finds that people who wanted to give up smoking and started making an effort to stop immediately have been more successful. “You do not have to wait for New Year,” she says

Akriti Manandhar

Quick questions with ASHISHMA NAKARMI PRADHAN

Quick questions with ASHISHMA NAKARMI PRADHAN

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