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Shashwat Pant

Shashwat Pant

Pant is a journalist currently working for Onlinekhabar. He writes on movies and music, travel and mountains, and culture among others.

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Folk songs are flourishing in Nepal unprecedently, but the urban crowd looks untouched

Folk songs are flourishing in Nepal unprecedently, but the urban crowd looks untouched

10 taste-bud-tantalising treats for Kathmandu’s meat lovers this Dashain

10 taste-bud-tantalising treats for Kathmandu’s meat lovers this Dashain

Will an ascent of Manaslu ‘true summit’ end a historic debate on Nepal mountains?

Will an ascent of Manaslu ‘true summit’ end a historic debate on Nepal mountains?

Saptapatal Pokhari: A motivating case for Kathmandu heritage conservation

Saptapatal Pokhari: A motivating case for Kathmandu heritage conservation

Khumbu Climbing Center: Training mountaineering safety on the lap of Mount Everest

Khumbu Climbing Center: Training mountaineering safety on the lap of Mount Everest

Tape: Telling stories in multilayer melodies to enrich the Nepal rock music scene

Tape: Telling stories in multilayer melodies to enrich the Nepal rock music scene

Sorha Shraddha: Why Hindus in Nepal remember their forefathers before the festive season

Sorha Shraddha: Why Hindus in Nepal remember their forefathers before the festive season

ePluto 7G e-scooter review: Value for money for Kathmandu commuters

ePluto 7G e-scooter review: Value for money for Kathmandu commuters

Kathmandu recorded a high number of road accidents during the lockdown. Is it safe other times?

Kathmandu recorded a high number of road accidents during the lockdown. Is it safe other times?

Jhilkey and the Company: Giving voice to the voiceless

Jhilkey and the Company: Giving voice to the voiceless

Pramod Kharel: Ditching a dream to dedicate life to music–and singing forever

Pramod Kharel: Ditching a dream to dedicate life to music–and singing forever

Nepal football: 4 lessons to learn for the future from 2 friendlies with India

Nepal football: 4 lessons to learn for the future from 2 friendlies with India

Nabin K Bhattarai: He led an era in Nepali pop music, yet he is neither tired nor retired

Nabin K Bhattarai: He led an era in Nepali pop music, yet he is neither tired nor retired

Nepal gives many tourists 1-year travel ban ‘for overstaying’ amid Covid-19

Nepal gives many tourists 1-year travel ban ‘for overstaying’ amid Covid-19

Did Pratap Malla really start Gai Jatra? There’s no proof to say he did

Did Pratap Malla really start Gai Jatra? There’s no proof to say he did

Beers N’ Cheers: Promoting original music one band at a time

Beers N’ Cheers: Promoting original music one band at a time

Miteri: Nepal’s unique and centuries-old friendship culture is dying out in modern times

Miteri: Nepal’s unique and centuries-old friendship culture is dying out in modern times

A Nepali priest’s life in the US: Pain, passion, persistence, and pleasure

A Nepali priest’s life in the US: Pain, passion, persistence, and pleasure

2 Gunslingers aiming to bring back rock and roll into Nepal’s music industry

2 Gunslingers aiming to bring back rock and roll into Nepal’s music industry

Ranjana Soda: Having stood the test of time, Kathmandu’s iconic beverage struggles to live through

Ranjana Soda: Having stood the test of time, Kathmandu’s iconic beverage struggles to live through

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