Nerika Rai wins First Little Idol titleBy The Rising Nepal
Nerika Rai has won the “First Little Idol Kankai’ amid a programme held at the Jaycees building organised by Surunga Dance Centre in Jhapa. With her final answer ‘how to describe father’s love’, she received Rs. 15,000 in cash along with the crown.
Ponds being constructed in Banke National ParkBy The Rising Nepal
According to Mahesh Neupane, Information Officer of BNP, a solar-powered machine will be used to continuously pour water into the ponds to prevent them from drying out in the sweltering heat. Likewise, five deep boring ponds have been added with three similar ponds under-construction. Furthermore, the Park is also contemplating installing five additional ponds.
Museum reflecting Anglo-Nepal war being constructed in Jitgadhi, ButwalBy The Rising Nepal
The construction of a war museum has begun at Jitgadhi Fort in Butwal where the Nepali troops triumphed against the British in 1816 AD during the Anglo-Nepal war.
Rohini Rana’s Cookbook releasedBy The Rising Nepal
‘The Rana Cookbook Recipes from the Palaces of Nepal’ written by Rohini Rana was lunched on Tuesday at a function held at the Army Officers Club, Badrakalai, here. Rastriya Prajatantra Party leader Pashuspati Shumsher Rana made public the lavishly illustrated book that showcases the magnificent foods from the palaces of Nepal.
Jaleshwor Municipality declares public holiday today for Madhyamiki festivalBy RSS
Jaleshwor Municipality has declared today a public holiday on the occasion of the Mithila Madhyamiki Parikrama festival and fair. Jaleshwor is the administrative headquarters of Mahottari district.
Skill enhancement in jails: inmates make cotton bedsheets, gowns, bamboo stoolsBy The Rising Nepal
Every year the skill of weaving cotton fabrics and various other commodities is imparted to 35 selected inmates. Very often than not the ones selected have long prison sentences. 35 people are taught between July-August to December-January and 15 others are taught between January-February to June-July.
Nadhiman Lake of Sarlahi in state of neglectBy The Rising Nepal
Nadhiman Lake in Sarlahi district, which was once an attractive destination for domestic tourists, is now lying in ruins. Located between Wards 6 and 7 of Chandranagar Rural Municipality, the lake is gradually losing its beauty because of a lack of conservation.
Vehicles crush 354 wild animals of Banke National Park in seven yearsBy The Rising Nepal
The highway goes through the national park so many wildlife are caught in an accident while crossing the road, said Shyam Kumar Shah, chief conservation officer of the Banke National Park, adding that the 40 kilometers per hour speed limit have been enforced with an aim to reduce such casualties.
Bipana becomes emotionalBy The Rising Nepal
Actress Bipana Thapa who dominated the film industry until a decade and a half ago, is now not in the industry. She quit the industry after tying nuptial knot with Dr. Ashutosh Bhardwoj in 2008. She has been living in India since then.
Bipin, Menuka win Best Actor, Actress AwardsBy The Rising Nepal
Actor Bipin Karki and actress Menuka Pradhan have won the Best Actor and Actress Awards in the 10th LIC NEFTA Awards. They were presented the covetous awards of the entertainment industry Saturday night amid a grand ceremony organised at Soaltee Crowne Plaza in Kathmandu. While Karki bagged the Best Actor Award for his role in ‘Prasad’, Pradhan won it for ‘Saili’.
Rainaskot Tourism Festival to attract touristsBy RSS
Rainaskot Tourism Festival has begun here with an objective of promoting tourism.
Fine Print Fever to begin at Gaidakot MunicipalityBy RSS
The book publisher company Fine Print is organizing the Fine Print Fever, a book festival, at Harkapur of Gaidakot Municipality in Nawalparasi today. The festival is being organized at Unnati Cultural Village run by Chaudhary Foundation.
Avoiding Communication Gaps In Health EmergenciesBy The Rising Nepal
Around the globe, there are increasing evidences that communities are at risk of emergencies and disasters including those associated with infectious disease outbreaks, conflicts, and natural, technological and other hazards. New diseases, like COVID-19, are emerging at unprecedented rates disrupting people’s health and causing adverse social and economic impacts. In addition to increasing morbidity, mortality and disability, emergencies may result in severe disruptions of the health system.
Fascinating Journey of HumansBy The Rising Nepal
The history of human beings has always been a fascinating topic for me. We being the youngest species of the planet and the most advanced there is a certain amount of gravitas about humans and their evolution as a whole.
Kathmandu’s Hippie Days In DiaryBy Aashish Mishra
Diaries are not usually written for a reader. They are personal notes kept by the writer for his/her own reference, to be revisited some years or decades later and recount the interesting and not-so-interesting events that happened in their life. However, when a diary is written by someone who has lived as intriguing a life as Prakash A Raj, it becomes a de facto account of history and an encapsulation of an era long gone
10th NEFTA award event to be held on SaturdayBy The Rising Nepal
Postponed by the coronavirus pandemic and subsequent lockdown, the 10th LIC NEFTA (Nepal Film Technician Association Film Awards) is now slated to be held on Saturday at Soaltee Crowne Plaza in Kathmandu amidst a grand ceremony.
Big music festival announces lineup for return to Las VegasBy The Rising Nepal
The Life is Beautiful arts and music festival announced its performer lineup on Wednesday, making a return of large annual events to Las Vegas after they were canceled last year because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Court remands man for raping own daughter in custodyBy The Rising Nepal
Dilip Kumar Giri, Deputy Superintendent of Police at the District Police Office, said that the man had repeatedly raped his 13-year-old daughter for the past five years. Identities of both the victim and the father were not revealed.
Ridham becomes ‘Miss Global International Nepal-2021’By The Rising Nepal
Ridham Ghising has won the beauty pageant title of ‘Miss Global International Nepal-2021’ organised by Kaji Production. Along with the title, Ghising has now got an opportunity to represent Nepal in the 'Miss Global International 2021' to be held in Dubai this year.
Extraordinary life stories of women from ordinary householdsBy The Rising Nepal
There has been a change in the outlook of working women and we can see them in each household, but it is still under the rug. So, this March we call for gender parity by highlighting the stories of women from ordinary households to show their contribution and struggles, said Sita Nepal, aged 48 from Madhyapur Thimi Municipality-2.