VMAG picks the best eats at Penguin Boutique Hotel
23 mins ago 9 min read
From the Archive(Feb, 2016): For a boutique hotel located in the cramped quarters of Thamel, Penguin 2 has a lot to offer in terms of hospitality and ambience. But we....
Mass Effect 3 is a must-play for RPG lovers
7 hrs ago 10 min read
From the Archive (Feb, 2016): The Mass Effect 3 tells a gripping story, with relatable, well-written characters and a decision-making mechanic that will lead you to vastly different outcomes over....
Hotel Shambala makes for an in-city getaway from the city commotion
8 hrs ago 6 min read
From the Archive (Feb, 2016): Shambala is not as expansive as some of the city’s luxury hotels, but what it lacks in space, it makes up for with its welcoming....
Simple ways to help ease your pain after a workout
8 hrs ago 2 min read
From the Archive (Feb, 2016): Our fitness expert shares some expert- and science- backed ways to relieve sore muscles
Jailbreak your iPhone from Apple’s restrictions
8 hrs ago 8 min read
From the Archive (Feb, 2016): iPhones are brilliant pieces of hardware but are locked by Apple to a certain extent. Jailbreaking will give you access to those features that are....
Nirakar Yakthumba has lived his love for music and shared that love with the world
yesterday 5 min read
From the Archive(Feb, 2016): Music is Nirakar Yakthumba’s passion. He’s been pursuing music for more than two decades now as a bass player for 1974 AD, and continues to share....
What makes for a good startup idea?
yesterday 6 min read
From the Archive (Feb, 2016): Ideas can be dime a dozen. Some are gems in the rough. Some are duds. Make sure you know which one is yours
Popcorn Movies still fighting the good fight
yesterday 7 min read
From the Archive (Feb, 2016): In this age of online streaming, torrents and cheap DVDs, Popcorn Movies continues to move forward with their collection of great movies and documentaries
Kishor Kayastha has many cameras in his collection but only one that he feels at one with—his Hasselblad
3 days ago 4 min read
From the Archive (Feb, 2016): Kayastha’s Hasselblad, besides having sentimental value, is also his most trusted camera. And because it’s a manual camera, modded slightly to suit his needs, he....
The tourism industry, which hit a nadir in 2015, must bounce back
3 days ago 8 min read
From the Archive (Feb, 2016): It is imperative that Nepal’s tourism industry not only get back on its feet this year, but continue making significant contributions to the economy as....
If your soul could see (Stories of our lives)
3 days ago 4 min read
From the Archive (Feb, 2016): When Padam Biskune was 17, he started having problems with his eyesight. It would only get worse with time. As his world darkened, he tried....
Dressing right while travelling
3 days ago 3 min read
Travelling for business or leisure comes with its own fair share of dressing and packing drama. Preparation is key, and we’re happy to help you do just that
Keep yourself safe against common monsoon ills with these simple tips
4 days ago 5 min read
Our fitness expert shares how small, conscious efforts on our part can help keep our immune system robust
How do I set up my iPhone without a credit card?
4 days ago 4 min read
Our resident geek tells us how we can create an Apple ID without adding any credit-card details
Beyond book-learning
4 days ago 12 min read
Representatives from leading private colleges in Nepal explain how their institutions create graduates ready for the market
The New Romantics
5 days ago 1 min read
Model Neha Banu captures the ethereal essence of the much-loved Romantic Movement as she plays the modern heroine in a melange of fully bloomed colours, prints, layers and textures alongside....
Ruslan Cover Factory: Good People
5 days ago 3 min read
Good People, a three-member local band, perform a semi-acoustic version of ‘Closer’ by The Chainsmokers
We check out Ice-O-101’s fried ice creams
5 days ago 3 min read
Come rain or shine, ice cream makes for the perfect midday treat for anyone, particularly if someone makes it exclusively for you right in front of your eyes
Undergrad options for students in Nepal
6 days ago 9 min read
VMAG takes a broad survey of the undergrad courses that students can pursue right here, at home, that can provide them a more than decent education
Tackling life, a day at a time
6 days ago 7 min read
Sumana Shrestha, an MBA graduate from the MIT Sloan School of Management, dropped everything in the US to return to Nepal after the 2015 earthquakes, and is known for her....
Neupane’s refreshing Dteni
6 days ago 3 min read
For this week’s Ruslan Chill Companion, Raj Neupane created a rejuvenating drink called Green Apple Vodka Dteni
Here’s what you can expect from Nepal Telecom’s 4G network service
6 days ago 4 min read
More and more subscribers are switching to the newly introduced Nepal Telecom 4G network because it’s faster, more consistent and allows you to do a lot more with mobile internet....
Break away from your monotonous workout session
8 days ago 2 min read
From the Archive (Feb, 2016): Try incorporating these ways into your weight-training regimen to help you reduce that stored fat and become much stronger
Mala Thapa Magar’s journey to empowerment
8 days ago 7 min read
From the Archive (Feb, 2016): Magar, who started her own business at the age of 21, is today the proud owner of Himalayan Allo Udhyog, a factory where she trains....