The new faces of wedding planning in Kathmandu

Nepal, July 15 -- In 2015, when the market for stores operating via social media sites was gradually mushrooming in Nepal, sisters Mahima Shrestha and Prathana Shrestha founded MP Nepal, an imitation-... Read More

Nepali startups thriving in shared work spaces

Nepal, July 4 -- Six-seater and four-seater tables are neatly placed in different corners of a spacious room, and it looks like a cafe at first glance. It could be a restaurant, even a library, but i... Read More

The studio that wants to bring in a new wave of handicrafts

Kathmandu, July 1 -- Prasanna Kumar Shakya had always been fascinated with how small-scale handicraft businesses did so well for themselves. And how the demand for handicrafts-whether it be small leat... Read More

Finding independence through travelling

Kathmandu, June 28 -- On November 19, 2018, Pooja Rijal embarked on a journey to Everest Base Camp from her home at Pepsicola, Kathmandu-on foot. The general itinerary to get to the base of the world'... Read More

Debunking maternal healthcare myths

Nepal, June 27 -- Seti Maya Lama was 20 years old when she gave birth to her first child at her home in Thaprek, Tanahun. She recalls having just reached home from the fields when her water broke. In ... Read More