Amar Aakash is a new face in Nepali poetry. But his poetry is diabolically magnificent. When he recited a poem 'Massiah Puppy' from his newly published poetry book 'Tungana', other famous poets were stunned. The poem dealt how a puppy's love saved a ruined man from committing suicide. Aakash was featured as a new face at White Lotu
Will Beyoncé emerge from the Grammy Awards as its most decorated artist ever? That's one of the main storylines heading into Sunday's ceremony, where the superstar is the leading nominee and needs four wins to make history.
Anchal Sahitya Kala Punj, an organisation of active women writers and literatures in Makwanpur district, has honoured Rammani Dahal with the ‘Ishwar Lamsal Memorial Journalism Award.’
Nomination letters have been presented to the artistes of the fifth edition of 'FLF Award 2079', a joint award for films and music videos made in Limbu language and culture organised by Falgunanda Lingden Films.
Sushant KC is one of the most celebrated figures in the contemporary Nepali music industry. Debuting in the scene with his massive hit “Aama” in 2016, the singer has over two dozen singles released within the span of half a decade from his official YouTube channel engrossing a gigantic following of 1.07 million subscribers. KC is pursuing online post-gradu
The Temptations, the Isley Brothers and the Four Tops turned back time, singing and dancing as if in their prime at a reunion of Motown stars. The occasion was to honour Motown Records founder Berry Gordy and singer-songwriter Smokey Robinson for their musical achievements and philanthropic efforts as MusiCares Persons of the Year on Friday night, the first tim
Bryan Adams may have nabbed his first Grammy nomination in over two decades, but he won’t be at the ceremony. He’s got a gig that night. The Canadian rock star had committed to a concert in Las Vegas on Sunday and he didn’t want to disappoint his fans or his crew by cancelling.“Work is work. I mean, I’ve got 40 people in my tour, so I want to make sure I keep them in hot food and shoes, you know?” he said earlier this week.
Dr. Kapil Rijal is a dentist by profession. Son of a senior gynecologist and poet Dr. Bhola Rijal, Kapil has been working in the UK for more than three decades. But he is not confined to his medical profession. He is also a film producer and director.
A few books published recently in Nepali language have, of late, hit the local market. Shunya Ko Mulya (The Price of Zero), a non-fiction by Karnali- based pediatrician Navaraj KC, is one of them. It has created a real buzz among intellectuals in the capital city. Published by Sangrila Books, it narrates the heart breaking as well as encouraging tales of down-trodden Karnali people. 'This book is the bestseller from Sangrila Books now,' editor of Sangrila Books Anbika Giri said. Arko Bhor (The Next Morning), an anthology of short stories by
Missy Elliott, Willie Nelson, Kate Bush, Iron Maiden, Cyndi Lauper, Soundgarden, Sheryl Crow and the late George Michael are the 2023 nominees for induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, reflecting a mix of country, soul, hip-hop, metal, pop, rap-rock and grunge. The Cleveland-based institution announced Wednesday the 14 artists and groups being co
Stones collected from the Kalingandaki River to be used for building an idol of Hindu lord Ram to be placed in the under-construction temple of Sri Ram in Ayodhya, Uttar Pradesh of India have been handed to the Indian side.
The 'sacred rocks' excavated from the Kaligandaki River of Nepal had arrived in Ayodhya, Uttar Pradesh, of India, late on Wednesday.
The Dauda dress, worn by unmarried girls in the rural parts of the southern region of Sudurpashchim Province, has nearly disappeared. With the increasing availability and popularity of “modern” clothes, girls in these areas have stopped wearing this native dress. Kali Bahadur Thapa of Adanchuli Rural Municipality–2, who is also a local media person, said that the traditional 'Dauda' costume was going extinct.