Archive for May, 2018

White Sun – a review

A battle-hardened, world-weary nonetheless nonetheless youthful former Maoist guerrilla is summoned once more to his native village after his father dies. As he trudges homeward, a youthful boy orphaned by the battle latches on...

Boudhanath alive

Nepal has completed refurbishing one among its most well-known monuments, the Boudhanath Stupa, to most people after it was left with deep cracks by the 2015 earthquake. The white-domed development in Kathmandu was lined in pra...


Nepal police study dying of woman banished for menstruating

They say the lady suffocated after lighting a hearth to maintain heat. Under an historical Hindu apply, known as chhaupadi, girls who’ve their durations or who’ve simply given delivery are seen as impure. It was ban...