Oscars 2021: The nominations in fullBy BBC
Here is the full list of nominees for the 93rd Academy Awards, taking place on Sunday 25 April.
Singer Sia named 'worst director' for controversial film MusicBy The Rising Nepal
Singer Sia has been named "worst director" for her controversial debut film at the Razzies, the pre-Oscars prizes for the year's worst movies.
Changing immigration trends colour ‘Minari’ reception in South KoreaBy The Rising Nepal
The heartfelt Korean immigrant tale in “Minari” resonated with many Asian Americans, but for some in South Korea the film presented a far too dated view of immigration to the United States.
Next 'Avatar' movie will have more waterBy The Rising Nepal
James Cameron appeared on "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon", sitting in front of an editing suite in which there was a new "Avatar" on the screens.
This year’s NIFF will be hybridBy The Rising Nepal
Nepal International Film Festival (NIFF) is going to be a hybrid this time.
Golden Globes organisers expels ex-president over Black Lives Matter emailBy The Rising Nepal
The organisation behind Hollywood's Golden Globe Awards has expelled its former president over an article he shared about Black Lives Matter.
Salman Khan confirms ‘Radhe’ release for May 13By The Rising Nepal
Keeping his promise, Salman Khan has assured that his fans will be entertained on the occasion of EID as he has announced the release of his next venture ‘Radhe: Your Most Wanted Bhai’.
Ex-British Gurkha's folklore, narratives available in book formBy RSS
Nepal Academy has published historic folklores dating back to over a century.
Former Royal Ballet choreographer Liam Scarlett dies at 35By BBC
Liam Scarlett, the internationally-known choreographer who left the Royal Ballet last year after claims of sexual misconduct, has died at the age of 35.
Litterateur Baishnav passes awayBy RSS
Senior litterateur Shyam Das Baishnav passed away at his residence in Gyaneswar, Kathmandu last night.
Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez confirm splitBy The Rising Nepal
Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez have confirmed that their engagement is over.
Street drama staged to control child marriageBy The Rising Nepal
A street drama has been staged in various wards of Bajura’s Budhiganga Municipality to generate awareness against child marriage practices.
Three Nepali films selected for NIFF-2021By The Rising Nepal
Nepal Film and Cultural Academy has revealed that three Nepali films have been selected for the upcoming Nepal International Film Festival (NIFF) 2021.
The Beauty of Nepal’s Flora’ on displayBy The Rising Nepal
Artist Neera Joshi Pradhan's solo art exhibition “The Beauty of Nepal’s Flora” that has begun at Siddhartha Art Gallery, Baber Mahal, since Tuesday, looks exceptional because all her works are related to botany.
Elon Musk's Neuralink 'shows monkey playing Pong with mind'By The Rising Nepal
Neuralink, Elon Musk's computer to brain interface firm, has released a video it claims shows a monkey playing the video game Pong with its mind.
Govinda tests positive for Covid-19, wife Sunita confirmsBy The Rising Nepal
Actor Govinda has tested positive for the coronavirus and is under home quarantine, his wife Sunita Ahuja said on Sunday.
How Princess Diana has been portrayed on stage and in filmBy BBC
In what must surely be a first in the world of musical theatre, a new musical about Diana, Princess of Wales is to be shown on a streaming service before it officially opens on stage.
“Ke Lekhu Shabda Ma” releasedBy The Rising Nepal
Suraj Shahi Thakuri released a new music video titled “Ke Lekhu Shabda Ma” on Thursday.
U.S. Handovers Antiquities to NepalBy The Rising Nepal
The Acting Consul General of Nepal Bishnu Prasad Gautam has received three Nepali lost antiquities from Joan Illuzzi-Orbon, Executive District Attorney of New York County District Attorney's Office in New York.
Preparation to build Chariot for Biska Jatra begins (Photo Feature)By The Rising Nepal
Preparations to make a chariot, known as Bhail Kha:, for the famous Biska (Bisket) Jatra has begun in Bhaktapur. For the Biska Jatra this year, a 30 feet tall chariot of pagoda style is being made at the premises of a five-storied temple at Taumadhi.