The four stages of life

March 17, 2017 23:30 pm

We are born helpless. We can’t walk, can’t talk, can’t feed ourselves, can’t even do our own damn taxes.

KATHMANDU, March 17: Canopy Nepal, in collaboration with the United States Embassy in Nepal and USAID Nepal, organized a panel discussion on ‘Understanding Education : Bridging the Gap between Private and Public School’ on Friday at the Federation of Nepalese Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FNCCI) building , Teku.

Oh! How wondrous it is to look at the empty sky. Every fleeting thought passes right through my eyes and it’s hard not to let out a sudden smile. “I’ve smiled before right?” I ask myself. Tonight, as the stars shine bright, mainly because I have new glasses and can finally see how clear the sky is, the radiant bluish black tint of the night sky kisses the light reflecting off the moon. Oh! How could I have ever failed to recognize the beauty of these moments?

Kathmandu, March 17: “I was 12 years old when I got my first cell phone, and I was the first one in my class to have one,” said Priyana*, who is now an undergraduate student. Her father used to live abroad and her mother was always busy at office, and so they bought her cell phone to stay connected. Her phone quickly replaced her bicycle, and to a certain extent, even her best friend.

Months after her sister Kim Kardashian was robbed at gunpoint in Paris of nearly US$10 million in jewels, supermodel Kendall Jenner has reported the theft of jewellery worth US$200,000 from her Los Angeles home, celebrity website TMZ reported.

The sitar legend

March 17, 2017 07:48 am

KATHMANDU, March 17: “Only a life lived with dignity is worth living” believes sitar maestro, Tara Bir Singh Tuladhar. He has been considered as individual Nepalis artist reference (Essential Scores and Sound Recordings) by the American Library Association.

SRK’s car ran over a photographer

March 16, 2017 16:40 pm

Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan, who starred with Alia in Dear Zindagi was on his way to her birthday party when he was met with an unfortunate incident: a photographer came under his car.

PARIS, March 16: Britain's Prince William and his wife Kate will pay an official visit to Paris on Friday and Saturday, months before the 20th anniversary of the death of William´s mother Diana who died in a car crash in the French capital.

Trailer of ‘Ghampani’ released

March 16, 2017 15:24 pm

KATHMANDU, March 16: The trailer of the movie ‘Gham Pani’ has been released. The promo of the movie, directed by film critic Dipendra Lama, was released on Thursday amid a special program in the capital.

KATHMANDU, March 15: New York Times has enlisted Nepali film director Deepak Rauniyar in its list of the 9 new directors to watch.