Worth a thousand words
4 days ago 3 min read
From the Archive (Jun, 2016): We sometimes tend to forget the struggles of learning a visually impaired student goes through
Snowpiercer: the fight against a new world order
4 days ago 5 min read
From the Archive (Jun, 2016): From the get go, Snowpiercer plays out less like a sci-fi disaster film and more like an action drama
VMAG curated a list of places that you should visit
4 days ago 5 min read
From the Archive (Jun, 2016): We list our four favourite off-the-beaten locations
How Nirmala Gyawali built the National Braille Library--brick by brick
6 days ago 7 min read
From the Archive (Jun, 2016): The National Braille Library is Nirmala’s dream project: she started the library because she wanted to provide an opportunity for visually impaired people like herself....
Saving soles
6 days ago 4 min read
From the Archive (Jun, 2016): Every day, 46-year-old Rameshwar Ram Mahara, puts his skills to use in his shoe repair shop, which is a small workspace on a busy pavement....
What doesn’t kill you makes you stronger
6 days ago 4 min read
From the Archive (Jun, 2016): In any business, competition is good. Accept the challenges and grow
The mega growth of Big Mart stores
7 days ago 4 min read
Antim Ranjit, marketing and branding manager of Mega Mart, talks about how Big Mart aims to provide a modern shopping experience for Kathmandu’s denizen
Bajra Barahi beckons the curious
7 days ago 3 min read
Bajra Barahi, the mystical temple steeped in mythologies, has many charms to offer
Rev up your routine
7 days ago 4 min read
To achieve good health, you must first make a lifelong commitment
READ. WATCH. LISTEN. with Nirakar Yakthumba
8 days ago 3 min read
Nirakar Yakthumba shares some of his inspirations with VMAG
Upgrade your winter wardrobe
8 days ago 3 min read
This season, sweaters and knits count as staples for any given functional and well-curated men’s wardrobe
Android One brings customers ‘stock Android’--the purest form of Android
8 days ago 3 min read
Brands like Karbonn, Micromax, and now Xiaomi, are making Android One phones with Android 8 Oreo
How GeoKRISHI is helping farmers streamline their cultivation practices
9 days ago 4 min read
GeoKRISHI, a data-disseminating app developed by a Nepali engineer, contains every piece of data a farmer could possibly need. The app can be to the farmer what the stock indices....
Emerging from the liquidity crisis
10 days ago 6 min read
The banking sector of Nepal has finally emerged from the last liquidity crisis, owing to the implementation of new measures, but for the good of all, the sector must learn....
Ruslan Chill Companion: Bharat Nepali
10 days ago 3 min read
In this week’s Ruslan Chill Companion, Bharat Nepali concocts a mellow cocktail called Strawberry Delight
Piloxing: the best of them all
11 Oct 2017 3 min read
From the Archive (Jul, 2016): Individually, each component is great, but when all are combined in a class, you get to experience them all— the grace of Pilates, the power....
VMAG’s picks from The Cafe, Hyatt Regency Kathmandu
11 Oct 2017 5 min read
From the Archive (Jul, 2016): An indulging, fulfilling and unlimited-fare of South Indian Buffet Dinner at The Cafe, Hyatt Regency Kathmandu
Nepali graphic designers and their cutting-edge designs
11 Oct 2017 9 min read
From the Archive (Jul, 2016): Good design comes from an in-depth understanding of a client’s ideals and philosophy, and Kazi Studios always starts a new project by first internalising their....
The funkification of Kathmandu, led by What The Funk
10 Oct 2017 7 min read
From the Archive (Jul, 2016): Nirakar Yakthumba, and his band members from What The Funk, has recently been turning heads with one of the less-explored genres of music in Nepal—funk....
Ashok Sherchan’s view of Nepal’s banking system vis-à-vis their ventures
10 Oct 2017 8 min read
From the Archive (Jul, 2016): Are the banks helping entrepreneurs materialise their dreams? Or are the banks refraining from coming on board with them? Ashok Sherchan gives us a detailed....
How Goldstar has set a benchmark in the footwear industry that other brands strive to meet
09 Oct 2017 5 min read
Vidushi Rana, Director of Marketing and Branding of Kiran Shoes Manufacturers, talks about how Goldstar took on the market and is adapting to the changing needs of today’s market....
Head out to the Pilot Baba Ashram for an enchanting hike
09 Oct 2017 4 min read
Six km south of Bhaktapur Durbar Square, Pilot Baba Ashram is a perfect one-day hike away from dusty Kathmandu
Portal bikes could be the perfect solution for third world vendors
09 Oct 2017 4 min read
Portal Bikes’ aim is aptly summed up by their motto: Innovations that empower
Fun-filled fitness events
09 Oct 2017 4 min read
One common addition to almost every fitness centre in Kathmandu is Zumba, and adding to its already popular image are Zumba parties