The word 'handicraft' has been exploited and misused in our country

Kathmandu, Feb. 18 -- Born and raised around Patan Durbar Square, Pravin Chitrakar was always surrounded by centuries of culture and heritage. As he grew older, his sense of wonder at the intricacy an... Read More

Dating on the go

Kathmandu, Feb. 16 -- About a year ago, I was a wrecked, heart-broken character still hung up on a bad break up. So, my work best friend Abha, who is the goddess of whipping up the quirkiest of Nepali... Read More

It's always good to be exclusive

Kathmandu, Feb. 11 -- It might seem strange that a graduate degree holder in IT operates a thriving handicrafts import-export business, but that's exactly what Rabi Malla does. Malla holds an undergra... Read More

Two more teachers from Lalitpur Madhyamik Vidhyalaya accused of sexual abuse by former students

Nepal, Feb. 6 -- When Rosha Pokharel came across the Post's report detailing Bodha 'Basu' Tripathee's sexual abuse of students at Lalitpur Madhyamik Vidyalaya, it brought back horrific memories of her... Read More

Our role model should be a Nepali

Nepal, Jan. 28 -- A US college dropout, Aashish Adhikari returned to Kathmandu in 2011 to start anew. While on a short trip to visit his grandparents in Kavre, he discovered that his ancestral lands w... Read More

Where to get your chicken fix in Kathmandu

Nepal, Jan. 25 -- Photos by: Sanjog Manandhar In November 2009, Colonel Sanders' famous Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) came to Kathmandu, setting off a rage for fried chicken. For the first few weeks, ... Read More

Looking for a canine companion? Here's one to adopt.

Nepal, Jan. 22 -- Photos by: Sanjog Manandhar A casual walk down any of Kathmandu's streets and chances are you'll come upon a stray dog or two. Most of these dogs are mixed breeds, born and raised o... Read More

Grandma with swag

Nepal, Jan. 12 -- At 11 am sharp every morning, a voice resounds through our quiet Kupondole neighbourhood, disturbing all our neighbours from their daily chores. My grandmother-sitting on a wheelchai... Read More

Four years after renovation, Ratna Park is filthy once again

Kathmandu, Jan. 11 -- Situated in the heart of busy Kathmandu, Ratna Park is a relative oasis of tranquility, or so it aspires to be. When the park was first renovated and reopened to the public in Ju... Read More

In a competitive environment, you have to be on your toes

Nepal, Jan. 7 -- Rohit Tiwari has always been an entrepreneur. After completing his Bachelors from Nepal Engineering College in 2013, he joined the trading business and started supplying solar panels ... Read More