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Sisan Baniya: How this Nepali YouTube sensation is using the new medium

When Sisan Baniya was growing up in Kathmandu, the camera was not something he wanted to be close to. “I would relate my childhood experience with that of the protagonist in the move Tare Zameen Par,” says Baniya. The kid in the movie was at least a talented artist, but he had ‘no talent at all’, he […]

Meet Yubi Thapa, a synonym for innovation in Nepali fashion

When Yubi Thapa was in his primary school, he got to use a computer for the first time. An inquisitive Thapa wanted to explore the machine and see what it was capable of doing. To his surprise, he found an archive of cloth designs on the computer. He clicked through each one of them, to […]