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Docskool, screening of Paris, Texas, directed by Wim Wenders. Friday 10 September, 3.30pm, Kathmandu Academy, Mahendra Bhawan Premises, Naxal, 4471104

A People War Exhibition, Nepal's conflict history in pictures. Every day except Tuesdays, 11am-4pm, Patan Dhoka, for school visits, call 5549948,

Julie Maiya, Mandala Theatre stages a Nepali adaptation of Miss Julie, written by August Strindberg. Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday till 16 September, 5.30pm, UWTC, Tripureswor

Bedazzle Fashion Walk, organised by PlayMysound. Friday 10 September, 7.30pm -11.30pm, Moods Studio Lounge, Tripureswor

TGIF Fashion Week 2010, IEC organizes the biggest fashion event of the year. From 13 - 16 September, Soaltee Crown Plaza, Tahachal

Gaijatra, solo painting exhibition by acclaimed artist Ragini Upadhyay Grela. Till 20 September, Siddhartha Art Gallery, 4218048

Repeating Bodies Structural Space, exhibition of paintings by Sanjeev Maharjan and Sunita Maharjan. Till 20 September, 11am to 5pm, Kathmandu Contemporary Arts Centre, Jhamsikhel, Lalitpur, 5521120

Cycle 4: Selfie, photo exhibition by 17 young amateur photographers. Till 23 October, Galleria CUC, Momo Magic, Pulchok

Kilroy's Annual Wine Festival, offers the widest range of choice in wines. Till mid-September, Kilroy's, Thamel, Jyatha Street, 4250440


Moksh Bar, live performances by Humble Bee. Every Tuesday, 7.30pm onwards, Moksh Bar, Jhamshikel, 5526212

Kathmandu Jazz Conservatory, KJC brings renowned German musician Rainer Pusch to town. Till 20 September, KJC, Jhamsikhel, 5013554,

Sunday Jazz Brunch, enjoy a relaxing Sunday in The Terrace at Hyatt Regency with barbeque and live jazz music by Inner Groove. Every Sunday from 12pm to 3.30pm, Hyatt Regency, Boudha, 4491234/4489362


Dhokaima Cafe has a new menu, try the Blackened Norwegian Salmon and Grilled Shrimp Ajillo. Patan Dhoka, 5522113

Viva Italia, enjoy Italian food at its best, Italian Chef Massimo Gullotta brings the best of Italian delicacies. Till Sunday 12 September, 11am-11pm. Café Toscana, Pulchok 5537775, 9721458413

Hadock, big compound with ample parking space, their Western and Thakali dishes are done to perfection. Jhamel, 10am-10am, 5546431

Arabian Nights in The Cafe, taste culinary delights from the Middle East. Every Friday from 6:30pm onwards, Hyatt Regency, Boudha, 4491234/4489362

Saturday @ Hyatt, take a refreshing dip in the pool and sample delicious barbeque in open air. Every Saturday from 12.30pm to 4pm at the poolside, Hyatt Regency, Boudha, 4491234

Buddha Bar, offers a warm and cozy space for intimate conversations over a large selection of drinks. Thamel, 9851053235

Mike's Breakfast, huge breakfasts and a never-ending supply of coffee amidst a lush garden setting characterise this café, popular among tourists and locals alike. Naxal, 4424303

Bronco Billy, a new restaurant in town offering Tex-Mex and Indian dishes. Pulchok opposite Namaste Supermarket

Ghangri Café, a quiet place with comfortable sofas and a lovely courtyard, perfect for those sunny afternoons. Pulchok (near the Suzuki showroom), 11am-10pm except Tuesdays.

Irish Pub, not only does it feel like one, but it's Irish all the way down to the original recipes from the owner's wife. Go green with their fish and chips. Ananda Bhawan, Lazimpat, 4416027

1905 Restaurant, feast on roasted delights within this converted aristocratic residence. Its walled ambience and green surroundings make it an oasis within the city, Kantipath, 4215068

(11 JAN 2013 - 17 JAN 2013)