Where logic fails

Kathmandu, June 14 -- Superstitions make us do weird things. We stop abruptly on our paths if a cat crosses the road in front of us, we hesitate to walk underneath a ladder and take great pains to go ... Read More

Teaching herself to Paint

Kathmandu, June 7 -- From the day she fully learned to grasp her pencil well, Aakriti Kharel started drawing. She started with circles and stick lines (her imitations of people as a child) and today s... Read More

The world of cue

Kathmandu, June 7 -- When reading of the greats of the world we often made a stop at legendary figures at certain sports in our GK books. While Sachin Tendulkar, Roger Federer were the popular names, ... Read More

The many joys of baking

Kathmandu, June 7 -- Chef Sushila Upadhyay Thapa heads the bakery and confectionery division of Ageno restaurant in Jhamsikhel, Lalitpur. She works throughout the week, not even taking a Saturday for... Read More

Bringing nature indoors

Nepal, May 31 -- Thinking of adding some plants to your indoor space? Maya Ghale, from The Plant Shop, tells you all that you need to know. Ghale opened The Plant Shop at Jhamsikhel, Lalitpur almost ... Read More

Lessons, trips and loads of fun

Kathmandu, May 24 -- One of their most notable works is the documentary they did on the honey hunters of Nepal. Titled "Mad Honey Hunters of Nepal", the documentary sequentially outlines the process a... Read More

The power of conversations

Kathmandu, May 24 -- The dilemma one faces at a young age is about what one should do in their lives. Too many interests or sometimes too few, the quandary is draining and tiring. To address this very... Read More

In between the folds

Kathmandu, May 24 -- In what he considers to be one of his finest moments, Saugat Rajbhandari handed over a two and half feet long 3D origami model of former Miss Nepal Shrinkhala Khatiwada that he ha... Read More

Tale oftactics

Nepal, May 17 -- Manish Hamal made headlines in the year 2008 for being the first Nepali to earn an FM norm. His achievement paved way for an entire generation of Nepali chess players. In the war of ... Read More

Food you will love

Nepal, May 17 -- Given the growing fascination of the Korean culture among Nepalis it's no surprise that Korean restaurants these days get a lot of visitors. If the aisles of supermarket stores packed... Read More