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Padma Shri award canceled following controvery

Padma Shri award canceled following controvery

Litterateur Sanjeev Uprety (File photo) KATHMANDU: Khemlal-Harikala Lamichhane Social Welfare Foundation has canceled the award ceremony this year following a controversy. The foundation had deci...
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Modnath Prasit refuses Padmashree Sadhana honor

Modnath Prasit refuses Padmashree Sadhana honor

KATHMANDU: Writer Modnath Prasit has announced that he will not accept Padmashree Sadhana honor for this year. Prasit in a statement on Monday expresses his gratitude to the organization but decla...
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End of an era

End of an era

As the birds would come back to their nests, Nancy and her Amma would sit under the banyan tree. And Amma would tell her the story of a myna bird. Harimaya would spend hours sitting on the balcony...
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Remembering Kapila Vatsyayan

Remembering Kapila Vatsyayan

Happily, sharing between the creative writers and academics of South Asia continues to grow. I was shocked by the news of the death of the eminent Indian scholar Kapila Vatsyayan, at the age of 91...
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Fleshing out real-life characters to depict real-life problems

Fleshing out real-life characters to depict real-life problems

Directed by Alankrita Shrivastava, Netflix’s Dolly Kitty Aur Woh Chamakte is a messy but important portrayal of everyday women battling sexism and figuring their lives in a testosterone-driven soci...
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Former Australia cricketer and renowned commentator Dean Jones passed away

Former Australia cricketer and renowned commentator Dean Jones passed away

NEW DELHI: Former Australia cricketer and renowned commentator Dean Jones passed away on Thursday following a massive cardiac arrest in Mumbai at the age of 59. Jones played 52 Tests and 164 ODIs ...
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Kangana Ranaut misses her shooting days

Kangana Ranaut misses her shooting days

Bollywood actor Kangana Ranaut (Photo: Kangana's Twitter) MUMBAI: Bollywood actor Kangana Ranaut says she is missing her ‘lights, camera, and action’ for the last several months. She remembers he...
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Nepali fashion designer Sanyukta Shrestha wins ‘Bridal Buyer Award’

Nepali fashion designer Sanyukta Shrestha wins ‘Bridal Buyer Award’

Nepali fashion designer Sanyukta Shrestha. (File photo) KATHMANDU: Nepali fashion designer Sanyukta Shrestha has won the prestigious ‘Bridal Buyer Award’ of the United Kingdom. Shrestha, who has ...
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Ang Rita Sherpa, famous as Snow Leopard, passes away at 72

Ang Rita Sherpa, famous as Snow Leopard, passes away at 72

Nepali mountaineer Ang Rita Sherpa, famous as Snow Leopard, has passed away at the age of 72 on Monday. Sherpa breathed his last at 10 in the morning at his residence in Jorpati, Kathmandu, accord...
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Singer and musician Lochan Rijal tests positive for COVID-19

Singer and musician Lochan Rijal tests positive for COVID-19

Singer and musician Lochan Rijal KATHMANDU: Singer and musician Lochan Rijal has tested positive for COVID-19. Rijal revealed that he has contracted with coronavirus writing on social media, Faceb...
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Andhadhun telugu remake: Tamannaah to reprise Tabu’s role

Andhadhun telugu remake: Tamannaah to reprise Tabu’s role

MUMBAI: Ayushmann Khurrana, Tabu and Radhika Apte starrer Bollywood hit is all set to be remade in Telugu and the untitled film is being helmed by Merlapaka Gandhi. While it was announced earlier ...
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We must have been just another Asian couple to their eyes. Because he could have been placed anywhere from the Middle-east to South Asia. And I could be placed anywhere from South to the Southeast ...
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Chelsea hope to place early marker

Chelsea hope to place early marker

Whether it is Chelsea, Manchester City, or even Manchester United, Liverpool will have challengers. The new Premier League season has brought new hopes and new aspirations for the clubs, managers,...
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Sujit Bidari: ‘If you are honest, your work will get acknowledged’

Sujit Bidari: ‘If you are honest, your work will get acknowledged’

Filmmaker Sujit Bidari on his love for cinema, his decade-long experience in the film industry, and on getting nominated at the Busan International Film Festival for his debut film Aina Jhyal ko Pu...
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Ghanashyam Bista after lockdown

Ghanashyam Bista after lockdown

"Isolated, I reflected on the harsh realities of life during lockdown. I realised that I was living in a fool's paradise." The sunlight peeped through the trees and settled on the dewy grass. Naxa...
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Film editor Anil Gautam dies in road mishap

Film editor Anil Gautam dies in road mishap

Nepal film editor Anil Gautam passes away. (Photo: Social Media) KATHMANDU: Nepali film editor Anil Gautam has died in a road accident. Gautam died after his motorcycle, Pradesh 3-01-003 Ka 4563,...
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Here’s what these short Nepali films are doing right

Here’s what these short Nepali films are doing right

This week, the Post examines four Nepali short films that were released last month, discussing their strengths and the lessons that can be learned. Cinema over the world has taken big leaps in rec...
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A busy September

A busy September

After a somewhat slow August, Netflix is full of new releases this month. Netflix really is the gift that keeps on giving by bringing us endless movies and TV shows to binge-watch. All that money ...
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Actress of Game of Thrones Dame Diana Rigg dies at 82

Actress of Game of Thrones Dame Diana Rigg dies at 82

Actress Dame Diana Rigg (Photo: EPA) KATHMANDU: Actress Dame Diana Rigg, famous for her roles in TV series The Avengers and Olenna Tyrell in Game of Thrones, has died at the age of 82. Dame died ...
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Nepali artists collaborate with Indian record label for new album

Nepali artists collaborate with Indian record label for new album

Prasidha Yonzon and Ranzen Jha, among tens of other artists from different countries, are collaborating with Krunk Kulture to promote electronic musicians from Asia. Like most of Prasidha Yonzon ...
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Serena Williams beats Pironkova to reach semi-finals

Serena Williams beats Pironkova to reach semi-finals

Serena Williams (File photo) KATHMANDU: Serena Williams defeated Tsvetana Pironkova in the US Open quarter-finals, keeping alive her hopes of a record-equaling 24th Grand Slam singles title with a...
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Film Director Chhetan Gurung passes away

Film Director Chhetan Gurung passes away

Film Director Chhetan Gurung (File photo) KATHMANDU: Director of Nepali film ‘Prem Geet 3’ Chhetan Gurung has passed away. He passed away in the course of treatment at Metro Hospital in Maharajgu...
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Actor Jaya Prakash Reddy dies at 74

Actor Jaya Prakash Reddy dies at 74

Late Jaya Prakash Reddy. KATHMANDU: Renowned Telugu actor Jaya Prakash Reddy has died at his residence in Guntur, Andhra Pradesh on Tuesday morning, after suffering a massive cardiac arrest at the...
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Glistening music: K-Pop becoming a global phenomenon

Glistening music: K-Pop becoming a global phenomenon

KATHMANDU: Catchy beats, wide-ranging vocals, dance choreography, eye catching music videos and the high-stage production values. All these define K-pop. Undoubtedly, it has upbeat and uplifting mu...
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The loneliness of the football fan

The loneliness of the football fan

It is easy to continue to support a team if they continue to win trophies. There is this man I know. I will call him K. K and I got talking about football and I asked him which Premier League team...
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In this messy, poorly written Netflix series, only Neena Gupta shines

In this messy, poorly written Netflix series, only Neena Gupta shines

Netflix India’s latest series, Masaba Masaba, is filled with cliches and is a boring rendition of the interesting lives of Masaba and Neena Gupta. Ever since Masaba Gupta was born, she has been un...
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Choose your next style muse

Choose your next style muse

In another life, these characters would've made a living as fashion influencers. When you sit down to watch a television show, you probably want to see great acting, a compelling storyline, and so...
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How the lockdown turned Shanta Raj Shakya into a popular storyteller

How the lockdown turned Shanta Raj Shakya into a popular storyteller

To pass time, Shakya, 65, a retired government employee, started reading Newa folk stories and essays on his private Facebook page. Now, he has become a household name. Shanta Raj Shakya has a way...
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Music in Operating Rooms: Good or Bad? 

Music in Operating Rooms: Good or Bad? 

Dr Ramesh Singh Bhandari Music has been considered as a universal language rising above all the barriers. From way back, listening music has been known to improve mental well- being as well as boo...
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‘Maitri Through My Lens’ photo contest announced to celebrate Nepal-India ties

‘Maitri Through My Lens’ photo contest announced to celebrate Nepal-India ties

KATHMANDU: The Embassy of India in Nepal and the B.P. Koirala India-Nepal Foundation have announced ‘Maitri Through My Lens’ photography contest. The contest aims to celebrate the multi-faceted re...
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Yash Raj Film Festivals: Reflecting Bollywood romance

Yash Raj Film Festivals: Reflecting Bollywood romance

Bollywood actors Shah Rukh and Kajol in Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge MUMBAI: The countdown to Yash Raj Films’ golden jubilee celebration has started. Aditya Chopra is likely to announce the slate ...
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Elation

Elation

She called herself an antaryami, the one who knows things not known to anyone else, the one who can predict the future. Then it started to rain. We didn’t have an umbrella with us because I had in...
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Black Panther actor Chadwick Boseman dies at 43

Black Panther actor Chadwick Boseman dies at 43

Boseman is seen during a scene in Black Panther. (Matt Kennedy/Marvel Studios-Disney via AP) CALIFORNIA: Actor Chadwick Boseman, who played Black icons Jackie Robinson and James Brown before findi...
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'Black Panther' film star Chadwick Boseman dead at 43, after cancer battle

'Black Panther' film star Chadwick Boseman dead at 43, after cancer battle

Boseman originated the Black Panther film role two years earlier in Marvel’s “Captain America: Civil War,” and reprised the part twice more in 2018’s “Avengers: Infinity War” and 2019’s “Avengers: ...
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Football in the time of corona

Football in the time of corona

There is no certainty how this season will pan out. These, to use a cliché, are surreal times. A month or so after the end of the last season the new Premier League season is just two weeks away. ...
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What if someone read your diary and spun a story out of it?

What if someone read your diary and spun a story out of it?

Neel Patel's If You See Me, Don't Say Hi is uncomfortable in its honesty and vulnerability, and thus relatable in its plethora of everyday agonies. Restless after being stood up at a date, a woman...
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Meet Dorje Dolma, the first female writer from Dolpo

Meet Dorje Dolma, the first female writer from Dolpo

Twenty-five years ago, Dorje Dolma was living in a remote village of Dolpo, battling a life-threatening disease. Now, she’s a teacher, artist, and one of the first people from Dolpo to write a memo...
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Sajja Chaulagain wins Nepal Idol Season 3 title

Sajja Chaulagain wins Nepal Idol Season 3 title

Grand finale of Nepal Idol Season 3 today (File photo) KATHMANDU: Sajja Chaulagain has clinched the title of Nepal Idol Season 3. Prabin Bedwal became first runner-up and Kiran Kumar Bhujel secon...
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Hamro Patro - Connecting Nepali Communities
Hamro Patro is one of the first Nepali app to include Nepali Patro, launched in 2010. We started with a Nepali Calendar mobile app to help Nepalese living abroad stay in touch with Nepalese festivals and important dates in Nepali calendar year. Later on, to cater to the people who couldn’t type in Nepali using fonts like Preeti, Ganesh and even Nepali Unicode, we built nepali mobile keyboard called Hamro Nepali keyboard.