Traditional essence at risk

July 22, 2016 09:46 am

There isn’t a month better than Shrawan to locate the devotees among us. As the holy month makes its presence felt, we can easily spot them among the masses with their puja tikas, green bangles and henna tattoos.

Confronting challenges

July 22, 2016 09:18 am

The Week talked to these business men and women about their experiences and also asked them about their views on the current climate for entrepreneurship in the country.

The SELFISH gene

July 22, 2016 02:15 am

A friend of mine had some trouble at work recently when she was late for a meeting. She was 15 minutes late for a meeting scheduled at noon and had informed her immediate supervisor 15 minutes beforehand that she had just come out of a meeting and might be a little late. She had asked him to inform the other participants of the meeting as well and requested that they start without her and that she would rush to join them.

A travelling mom’s tale

July 22, 2016 02:00 am

I was taken aback when during a recent conversation she casually mentioned how unsafe America had become to travel.

Books for her

July 22, 2016 01:40 am

What better gift can you give your significant other than words that have influenced your thoughts and inspired you in some way or the other? Love is best felt when you share your inspirations. Reya Shreya Rai talked to some reading enthusiasts to find out which books they would gift to their special ones. Read on for their varied reasons and logic.

Exploring new territory

July 22, 2016 01:30 am

Binita Baral’s debut novel may be news for many, but those who have been keeping close tabs on the actress’s activities aren’t exactly surprised. After all, fans were used to spotting her articles in Nepali papers.

Fitness faux pas

July 22, 2016 01:20 am

I’m not a fitness expert. I’m just someone who lost oodles of weight – almost 30 kilos – wanting to share my experiences hoping it will help others who are struggling with weight loss. If I could do it, so can you.

The ultimate travel CHECKLIST

July 22, 2016 01:15 am

The excitement around any upcoming travel plans is always immense. But amidst all the anticipation, one must not forget about the important things. Indeed, whether you are a first-time traveler or someone who has gone more miles than they can count, the art of traveling requires certain acts of mindfulness.

Dine like nawabs

July 21, 2016 01:25 am

KATHMANDU, July 21: Food enthusiasts in Kathmandu will be excited to know that The Café at Hyatt Regency is putting up a promotional menu of kebabs and curries from July 22 to July 31.

Lost in transition

July 15, 2016 03:25 am

On Tuesday, this past week, Maoist chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ accused Prime Minister KP Oli of failing to implement past agreements and said his party was pulling out of the government.