Luck, reality shows, and the rapper

September 22, 2017 12:41 pm

What with all the Himalayan Roadies posters around town it’s hard to miss the rapper, Laure (Asis Rana), these days. As it is, it wasn’t like he wasn’t well known and well admired already; his recent releases and album launch party was testament to his fan following. Views on YouTube are more than two million and the crowds’ attendance was tremendous.

The funny guy

September 22, 2017 12:34 pm

Kedar Ghimire, popularly known as ‘Magne Budo’ from the hit TV show Meri Bassai, won our hearts as the meat fanatic son of an ailing mother in Chakka Panja who he ultimately fits with golden teeth.

Running towards success

September 22, 2017 12:26 pm

Kanchi Maya Koju has represented Nepal in more than 19 international sports competitions as a runner. She created her personal best in the 2004 Olympics and bagged the silver medal in 10th South Asian Games. In the national front too Koju has been honored with various titles and awards. Just a year ago, she was awarded with People’s Choice in Pulsar Sports Awards for her 21 years long career in sports.

Shaking up the standards

September 22, 2017 12:19 pm

Who knew a wholesome, creamy, flavored milkshake would be the best way to end a shopping spree. Keventers at LABIM in Pulchowk, Lalitpur has certainly spoilt us in this regard. During our recent visit some customers lounging around the stall with the now iconic Keventers bottles were certainly ready to vouch for it.

The watch collector

September 22, 2017 12:11 pm

Suryaman Shakya has over a hundred watches in his collection and he plans to keep adding to it for as long as he can. He believes adding watches to his ever growing collection adds value to his life as well. “Every watch has a story to tell and brings back fond memories. My collection inspires me to collect more watches and preserve the ones I already have,” says Shakya.

Trimmer thighs

September 22, 2017 12:02 pm

Skinny jeans and thigh gaps are the craze. But though slim and structured thighs are essential for good body form, tragically they are not built in a day. You need a great amount of persistence to get strong, fit, and fabulous thighs. To bridge the gap between wanting great legs and having them, Srijan Maharjan, trainer at Fitness Paradise in Lagankhel, shares some tips and tricks he swears by for a perfect lower body workout.

Understanding dementia

September 22, 2017 11:55 am

This not only affects memories but all other mental faculties like planning, language, daily activities. Dementia occurs due to the shrinking of the brain size and progressive death of brain cells due to abnormal accumulation of certain harmful proteins, as they grow older.

For glowing skin

September 22, 2017 10:25 am

Are you frustrated because no matter how much you pamper your skin with cleansings and facials the persistent blackheads are back in no time? Unlike unsightly pimples not everyone can see them but you know they are there and that’s enough. Onisha Mulmi, from Galz Beauty Parlor in New Road, is here to solve your problem once and for all.

Apps for the smart traveler

September 22, 2017 10:14 am

Back in the day, a well-equipped traveller would require things like maps, translation books, guidebooks and then a note book to jot down necessary information. And let’s not forget the big bag to carry all these things as well. But this is you planning a trip in 2017. Best believe that you don’t have to bother with these things anymore. Technology has helped make our lives way more compact and it applies to our travelling experience as well.

The grandeur of Gokyo( Photo Feature)

September 22, 2017 09:56 am

Gokyo Lake, located in Sagarmatha National Park along with five other lakes, is one of the most popular tourist destinations leading towards the Sagarmatha base camp and other areas.