Province 2 announces eight additional public holidays

Province 2 announces eight additional public holidays

The government in Province 2 has announced eight public holidays in addition to the number of holidays fixed by the federal government. Holidays have been announced on various festivals and occasions that are celebrated in the Province that comprises eight Tarai districts from Saptari in the east to Parsa in west. The provincial government has decided to give public holidays... Read More
Shrinkhala Khatiwada was crowned 24th Miss Nepal World

Shrinkhala Khatiwada was crowned 24th Miss Nepal World

Shrinkhala Khatiwada was crowned Miss Nepal World 2018 as she beat 24 othercontestants at the grand finale of the beauty pageant held at Hotel Annapurna, Durbarmarg on April 11. Miss Nepal World 2017 Nikita Chandak handed over the crown to 22-year-old Khatiwada. The final seven contestants were asked “What three tasks need to be performed to make a prosperous Nepal... Read More
Entertainment industry workers seek respect

Entertainment industry workers seek respect

People, especially women, working in the entertainment industry are still looked down upon in a closed society like ours. “Like people working in other sectors, we also work for livelihood and contribute to society by providing entertainment to people in restaurants, dance bars, etc, but people have negative perception about us and our profession,” said Sonam Thapa, a worker at... Read More
Simran wins the title of Miss Tamang 2018

Simran wins the title of Miss Tamang 2018

Simran Syangbo of Parsa has been crowned ‘Miss Tamang 2018’ in ‘Miss Tamang Beauty and Talent Contest’ held at Hotel Soaltee Crowne Plaza on Saturday. Simran outclassed 28 competitors to clinch the title of the 11th edition of the contest. She was crowned by Pinky Ghising, the former title-holder. In the event organised by Nepal Tamang Art and culture Centre... Read More
One of the Hollywood actors goes to Bollywood, Mark Ruffalo

One of the Hollywood actors goes to Bollywood, Mark Ruffalo

Hollywood actor Mark Ruffalo, popular for his onscreen character the Hulk, says though he cannot sing and dance, he can do performance-oriented roles in Bollywood. Ruffalo, whose career spans about three decades in Hollywood and who has been seen in popular entertainers such as “Spotlight”, “Shutter Island” and “The Kids Are All Right”, is here to promote his upcoming Marvel... Read More