KATHMANDU — Actor Manisha Koirala has unveiled her book ‘Healed’, a story of her battle against ovarian cancer on Saturday.
The book is subtitled ‘How cancer gave me a new life. Manisha’s smiling face on the cover reflects the positivity that has helped her sail through the battle against the disease.
“Overcoming cancer has been a lesson in self — discovery and learning to love life again!! Dear friends, presenting you my book,” Manisha tweeted along with the book’s cover.
Healed is the powerful, moving and deeply personal story of actor Manisha Koirala’s battle against ovarian cancer.
“Today, as she completes six years of being cancer-free, she shares her story-one marked by apprehensions, disappointments and uncertainties-and the lessons she learnt along the way. Through her journey, she unravels cancer for us and inspires us to not buckle under its fear, but emerge alive, kicking and victorious,” the publisher, Penguin Random House India, posted on its website.
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Korean Pop Cover Dance Competition -2018 to be held in Kathmandu
KATHMANDU- Korean Pop Cover Dance Competition -2018 is to be held in the capital on December 14 with the objective of cultural exchange between Nepal and Korea by means of dance.
The dance competition is taking place at the Rastriya Naachghar at Jamal at 1 pm on December 14. Twenty six dance groups are competing in the contest being organized by Struck Pop in association with Youth for Change.
The Invincible Events and Management is managing the event.
The 26 dance troupes were selected from total 150 groups through the first selection round held in Butwal, Narayangadh, Dharan, Pokhara and Kathmandu.
The team coming out first in the competition will bag Rs 30,000; the team standing second Rs 20,000 and the team coming third Rs 10,000, the founding director of Struck Pop, Sresh Moktan, said.
Struck Pop is a Korean dance troupe constituted in 2015. It has been carrying out various activities related to Korean dance since its inception.Follow @gorkhapost