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Nepal locations popular for foreign film shoots

KRITI BHUJU
78 films, documentaries, commercials last year alone

KATHMANDU, July 30: At a time when many Nepali films are being shot in foreign lands, Nepal´s own natural beauty and rich cultural heritage have been attracting many foreign film and documentary makers to do their shooting here. Not only that, various television commercials (TVC) have also been shot in Nepal, one of which is for Volkswagen, the famous German car brand.

On May 27 this year, the TVC for Volkswagen´s New Tiguan was shot in Nepal. The 59-second commercial was shot in Kathmandu, Lalitpur and Bhaktapur. The advertisement is in Chinese. [More]

  Women like you and me  
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Have you ever had that moment of discovery when you realize that a character in a book is just like you? She seems to feel exactly like you feel, and responds exactly as you would to a situation. When the book is over, you still carry her with you, and when you are in complicated situations, you find yourself thinking what she would do.

The Week brings you a list of iconic female characters that many of us have identified with at some point or another.

 
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