The Smarter Entertainment Weekly

Talking Diaspora

On 16 January, The City Museum Kathmandu saw a distinguished crowd that included dignitaries from the embassies of India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, and Russia as well as scholars and writers who were all...

The Chinese are here!

The recent influx of Chinese tourists in Nepal needs to be credited to the 2013 Chinese movie Up in the Wind, which recognized Nepal as a travel destination. The Chinese have arrived and it seems the...

Hallowed and Filthy

Sharing her experience and views on the state of the rivers of South Asia, Cheryl Colopy, the award-winning author of Dirty Sacred Rivers, headed a talk program amongst a group of environmental enthus...

Smart and Affordable

Navin Distributors organized a press meet for the launch of the Hisense 65 and 55 inch smart television, followed by a dealers meet in the evening which was attended by representatives from Hisense Ch...

Annapurna Rebranded

At a glittery ceremony, Hotel Annapurna on 8 January, signed a Memorandum of Understanding with leading Asian hospitality group Dusit Internationalto bring the DusitThani brand to Nepal. The iconic ho...

Indian fashion at the Hyatt

Fashion and glam took over Hyatt Regency on 10 January with Style Mantra 2015. Hosted by Sadichha Shrestha and Arif Fazel, the show had a number of Nepali models walking the ramp sporting nearly a hun...

INFINITY AND BEYOND

Celebrating its 50th anniversary, Hotel Annapurna began the glitzy evening with six glorious international cuisines and upbeat performances. Infinity Night welcomed the New Year with a gala dinner fea...

New Year's Summit

New Year’s Eve at The Summit Hotel had a little bit of something for everyone. The night saw a dance performance by Pratima Rai and live music by 1974 AD. A few of the lucky guests won door prizes inc...

Wishful sinful

The latest edition of Sinners in Heaven—The Sinners Reloaded, was hosted at Hotel Yak & Yeti, marking the end of 2014 and the start of 2015. The New Year’s celebration kicked off early at the hote...

Warmth of Poetry

The grounds at Alliance Francais was filled with people all eager for the much awaited poetry by Sarah Kay who was here in Kathmandu for the event “ No matter what the wreckage , Sarah Kay is here”. T...

A Folky Jazzy Christmas

A musical Christmas event organized by J.J. Sultans enthralled the crowd at the Park Village Resort. The audience went into an excited frenzy as the popular Nepali folk band Kutumba took to the stage....

Dare venture Concludes on a High Note

Pulsar Dare Venture I, Nepal’s first ever bike adventure reality show ended with the announcements of the winners at Soaltee Crowne Plaza. The show began from Kathmandu leading to an audacious journey...

The Mate 7 Gold bursts into the market

On 21 December, Huawei launched the Mate 7 Gold cellphone. The new phone features a 6-inch screen with FHD display and a 7.99mm body and longer lasting 4100 mAh battery. Other features include a 3GB R...

Art for the underprivileged

In collaboration with Tata Motors, Sushila Arts Academy announced scholarships for 90 candidates in the field of dance, music, art (sketching and painting), and theatre. The scholarship started in 201...

KTM's latest arrivals

nnounced the arrival of two new KTM bikes in Nepal this week - the RC390 and RC200. Both bikes are the latest products from the legendary company that has bagged more than 250 World Championship title...