Chinese company shooting documentary and film on the Buddha

Kathmandu,Nov 12 : The Moon Virtue Culture Media Company of China is to make a documentary and film on the Buddha. The documentary and film would be based on oil painting related to a story of the Buddha’s life. The Company’s representatives who are currently on a visit to Nepal said the film project aims to add a brick to the Nepal-China relations. Company’s chief executive Hu Jijhong said in a news conference held in Kathmandu, Monday that the...

Lata Mangeshkar Admitted In ICU In Critical Condition

Kathmandu,Nov 12 : Iconic Indian singer Lata Mangeshkar was rushed to the hospital on Monday after she complained of having breathing issues. The acclaimed singer was admitted to the Breach Candy Hospital on Monday afternoon following issues with her breathing. Reports have revealed that the singer has been under treatment ever since she was brought. Mangeshkar is in critical condition in the intensive care unit (ICU). “She was brought to hospital at about 2am. She is critical and in...

Miss Nepal Anuskha Shrestha Eyeing Miss World 2019 Tittle

Kathmandu,Nov 04 : Voting on Miss Nepal Anushka Shrestha, a Nepalese beauty pageant title holder who is now representing Nepal at Miss World 2019 pageant, has already began. The tournament, which is going to be held in the ExCeL London, United Kingdom on 14 December 2019, has already announced the voting for peasant. Last Year, Miss Nepal Shrinkhala Khatiwada reached at top 20 with enthusiastic support from Nepalese abroad. Shrestha, who was also Miss Nepal Oceania 2018 held at...

Chhath festival begins from today

Kathmandu,Oct 31 : The rituals associated with the Chhath festival have begun from today.Chhath is a festival mainly dedicated to the Sun God. It is a cultural and religious festival that indicates to the human civilization and an occasion for expressing gratitude to nature. The sun is especially worshiped amidst various rituals and by making different kinds of offerings. The main rituals of the festival, observed in succession in a period of four days, include the arba-arbain, kharana, offering...

Nepal becoming self-reliant in flowers

Kathmandu,Oct 14 : Nepal is gradually becoming self-reliant on flowers, thanks to the rise in domestic production of flowers. The import of flowers from India during the festivals has been witnessing a steady slump as a result of increasing production of flowers in the country. Around 300,000 garlands of marigolds worth Rs 3 million were brought from India last year during Tihar festival. Around 80 per cent of the demand of flowers in Nepal was met by domestic production...

Tourists experience homestay with strong local characteristic

Kathmandu,Oct 04 : Tourists talk with a man of a homestay at kanas scenic spot in Altay, northwest China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region. More and more tourists choose to experience homestay with strong local characteristic in Xinjiang. (Xinhua/Wang Fei) Tourists visit a homestay at kanas scenic spot in Altay, northwest China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region. More and more tourists choose to experience homestay with strong local characteristic in Xinjiang. 

Amitabh Bachchan to receive Dadasaheb Phalke Award

New Delhi,Sept 25 : Superstar Amitabh Bachchan will be honored with the prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke Award, India’s highest award in cinema. Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar on Tuesday announced the news. “The legend Amitabh Bachchan who entertained and inspired for two generations has been selected unanimously for Dadasaheb Phalke award. The entire country and the international community are happy. My heartiest congratulations to him,” Javadekar posted on social media.

Nepal picks ‘Bulbul’ for Oscar

Kathmandu,Sept 08 : Nepal has selected Bulbul as its entry for the Oscars international feature film category. Binod Paudel’s debut feature stars Swastima Khadka, who plays a woman truck driver battling myriad challenges, from patriarchy to health care, as she struggles to make a living in the country’s capital city of Kathmandu. Her troubles are compounded because her husband, a migrant worker in Saudi Arabia, faces difficulties in sending her money, throwing light on the impact of migration on...

European Film Festival In Nepal

Kathmandu, August 21 The Delegation of the European Union to Nepal is organising the ‘European Film Festival 2019’ in Kathmandu and Pokhara from August 24. The festival will feature nine films from eight European Union members. The festival will be held at Qs Cinema at Rising Mall from August 24-26 and Midtown Galleria in New Road, Pokhara from August 31 to September 2. This is the first time the festival is being held in Pokhara. The festival will be...

Artiste Saru wins Best Singer title

Kathmandu,Aug 20 : Singer Dhanmaya Thapa, popularly known as ‘Saru’, has won the tile of Best Singer in the National Star International Music award. The organizing committee awarded her with the tile in a music award program held in Qatar recently. “I am honored to receive the title. It has encouraged me to do even better in the music field,” said Saru while receiving the award

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