KATHMANDU, Aug 31: The Bharati Upadhyaya Cultural Promotion Center, an organization which has been working for the preservation and promotion of various art forms, organized a program on Saturday at Rastriya Naach Ghar where ‘Janani’, a short film produced by the center, was premiered; and also the music album ‘Aama Nepal’ was launched.
The music album was launched by Vice President Parmananda Jha.
KATHMANDU, Aug 31: Miss Earth Switzerland Shayade Hug, also an Ambassador for Plan’s ‘Because I am a Girl’ campaign was in Nepal on a week-long visit. During her stay in the country, she visited few places in Kailali and Baglung districts and interacted with young girls and their families to learn about the issues, difficulties and their aspirations. She listened to the stories of poverty, early marriage and many other issues that have been identified as some of the major hurdles in the development of girls and women of those places.
Shayade, who was crowned as Miss Earth Switzerland on June 11 this year will be competing in the Miss Earth pageant scheduled to be held in November. She was here upon the initiation of Plan Nepal, an international development organization which has been working in the country since 1978 and helping poor children to get a better education, health and economic security.
KATHMANDU, Aug 30: Music maestro Gopal Yonjan’s timeless music was celebrated at the auditorium of Army Officers’ Club in Sundhara on Saturday amidst enthusiastic audience of varying age groups. Titled ‘Gopalaya—Something Old Something New’, the musical evening saw performances by popular artistes, all singing Late Gopal Yonjan’s compositions. A couple of songs performed at the concert were never unheard of before, and were archived from Yonjan’s old recordings from his home studio. The music for the concert’s performances was rearranged by musicians Sachin Singh, Chand Singh, Bishnu Adhikari and Manoj KC.
The evening started with a musical performance by Anil Shahi and his group, who played Yonjan’s famous instrumental number ‘Ritu Rang’. The second performance came as a surprise to the audiences as Navashree Singh, Gopal Yonjan’s granddaughter, took to the stage performing his ‘Na Phul Chadaye’ synced along with Yonjan’s recorded voice. Navashree also later sang ‘Sansarko Saralaai’, a song that resounds of Yonjan’s utter respect for women.
LOS ANGELES, Aug 30: Songstress Miley Cyrus bared all again for a racy spread in a magazine cover. The photo shows the blue-eyed beauty laying with a bunch of stuffed animals around her, reported E!Online.
Cyrus, 21, posted the black-and-white photo on her Instagram, with little happy faces covering her modesty. “@vmagazine #rebelissue,” she captioned the picture.