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 […]

Photo story: Nepali musician living the American life

Instrumentalist Nhuchhe Naryan Dangol came to the US in 1996 to perform at a programme. Dangol, 54, who was also a staff at the Nepal Academy, thought this would be a good opportunity to uplift his economic condition and decided to stay on even after his visa had expired. He worked as a waiter and a helper […]