Ensuring safer commute

June 19, 2017 09:31 am

Kathmandu is filled with two-wheelers but spare a few, most bikers are not aware of the importance of owning safe biking gear and are less likely to tend to their bikes. The helmet is a compulsory accessory, but other than that people aren’t interested in keeping their bikes in shape.

Taking Better Photos Part-2

June 19, 2017 09:22 am

Composition is deciding and arranging different components and items that go together in a picture. It also consists of arranging items inside the photo that would otherwise not follow symmetry. It also means visualizing the image before taking the shot. One must decide while visualizing, if the picture focuses on the right objects, if the colors fit, and what kind of emotions it conveys.


June 19, 2017 09:13 am

In the world of literature poetry is a subculture and a secondary art form to other genres, particularly fiction and non-fiction. The famous poet W H Auden has aptly put forward the thesis: “poetry makes nothing”.

Safa Tempo

June 19, 2017 09:03 am

In the ‘Safa Tempo,’ everyday whistles, a chill exhaustion, of the human struggle for survival.

5 things about Amar Neupane

June 19, 2017 08:53 am

Amar Neupane is one of Nepal’s prominent writers. Originally from Chitwan, Neupane started writing at the early age of 10. He stared his literary journey by publishing some of his earlier works in a local newspaper in Chitwan. His first novel ‘Paniko Gham’, published in 2009, was awarded the Padmashree Sahitya Samman the same year. Moreover, his great literary masterpiece, ‘Seto Dharti’ was awarded the Madan Puraskar and the Ramraj Panta Smriti Puraskar in 2011.

Never say never

June 19, 2017 08:45 am

KATHMANDU: It has been 13 years Ram Bahadur Nepali is working as a tailor. His small tailor stand is stationed at Asan. He comes to his self-allocated ‘office’ at 8 am and leaves at 7 pm.

KATHMANDU: Alike many SEE related pageants happening across the country, ‘Mr and Miss Nepal’s SEE Icon Season 2’ organized by Ribbon Entertainment and ANP Media House, was conducted on Saturday at Rastriya Nachghar, Jamal.

Junior and Senior dance competition

June 19, 2017 08:30 am

KHOTANG: Sadhana Kala Dance Center Khotang has organized a duet dance competition.The dance competition took place on Saturday at district headquarters Diktel.

At one of the most treacherous and least restored stretches of China’s Great Wall, a line of pack mules halted upon emerging from the gloom of a dense forest draped in mist and dew.

The Misery of love

June 18, 2017 13:23 pm

One side of Rubik’s cube is always easy to solve but to solve it as a whole; it’s definitely no piece of cake. Relationships are pretty much the same; there are lots of puzzles you need to solve as you go on. You make mistakes, learn from it, cope with choices you don’t want to make and compromise as these are the inevitabilities of life.