What to watch at the Mountain Film Festival

Nepal, Dec. 7 -- The 16th iteration of the Kathmandu International Mountain Film Festival begins today, December 7, at City Hall on Exhibition Road, Kathmandu. Over five days (Dec 7-Dec 11), the festi... Read More

Chhakka Panja 3 barely scratches the surface of Nepal's education system

Nepal, Dec. 6 -- Chhakka Panja 3 celebrated 51 days of its theatrical run this week. The film has so far grossed over 190 million, according to Deepak Raj Giri, actor and one of the producers. It has ... Read More

Data mismatch leaves holes in box office

Kathmandu, Dec. 4 -- Throughout the Nepali film industry's half-a-decade history, it has never had a means to gauging just how popular a film is and how much money it is making. Although producers oft... Read More

Durga Lal Shrestha's songs now as children's picture books

Kathmandu, Nov. 23 -- Veteran Nepal bhasa poet Durga Lal Shrestha's picture book of children's songs is going to be released on November 25 at Patan Museum. The book launch will see the translations o... Read More

What to see in Kathmandu theatres this week

Kathmandu, Nov. 23 -- Kathmandu's theatre scene returns after the festival lull with a trifecta of new plays being staged this week. Same Time, Next Year at Kausi Theatre; Andheri Nagari Chaupat Raja ... Read More

Underside to perform at UK's premier rock festival

Nepal, Nov. 22 -- Kathmandu-based metalcore band Underside will be performing at UK's premier rock festival, Download Festival, it was announced on Monday evening. This year's Download Festival will ... Read More

International art project comes to Patan

Kathmandu, Nov. 21 -- The event will bring together women from various communities across Patan and some international artists to paint the mural to tell a story of female empowerment Nov 21, 2018- ... Read More

Despite lack of resources, the Kartik Nach plays on

Lalitpur, Nov. 16 -- A few minutes before the clock struck seven, a thumping drum, punctuated intermittently by sharper notes, travelled through the alleyways around the Patan Durbar Square on Tuesday... Read More

Dev Goals turn into Mithla art

Kathmandu, Nov. 14 -- @media(max-width: 468px){.esewa-wrap{width: 100%;}.esewa-wrap-ad-kantipur{background-image: url('http://jcss-cdn.ekantipur.com/common/images/ads/esewa_pasal_mobile_25sep_320X100.... Read More

Summer Love film adaptation to release early next year

Kathmandu, Nov. 13 -- Film adaptations of popular Nepali novels are few and far in between, and they tend to slip by unnoticed. Novels like Muna Madan, Basanti, Basaain, Teen Ghumti, and Sirishko Phoo... Read More