Promoting music as an industry in Nagaland

Promoting music as an industry in Nagaland

Representative Image: An artist performs at the Hornbill Guitar Jamboree as a part of the Hornbill International Music Festival 2018 at Agri Expo, Dimapur on December 4, 2018. (Morung File Photo by Manen Aier) Our CorrespondentKohima | February 26 Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio today said that the government has constantly pursued its declared policy of […]

Ariana Grande beats Selena Gomez on Instagram

Ariana Grande beats Selena Gomez on Instagram

Singer Ariana Grande has beaten “Back to you” hitmaker Selena Gomez to become the most followed woman on Instagram. According to Billboard, Gomez trailed behind Grande’s 146,286,173 followers with a count of 146,267,801, reports eonline.com. Around 13 million more people added Grande to their Instagram feeds over the last four months. The increase in the […]

Jai Hind: B-Town salutes IAF for strikes across LoC

Jai Hind: B-Town salutes IAF for strikes across LoC

The Indian film fraternity lauded the Indian Air Force (IAF) strike on Pakistan terror camps on Tuesday morning with full fervour, saluting the bravery of the real-life heroes who carried out the mission. Days after a suicide bomber killed 40 CRPF troopers in Pulwama, Jammu and Kashmir, on February 14, India on early Tuesday struck […]

Miley Cyrus compliments Priyanka Chopra as ‘pretty love’

Miley Cyrus compliments Priyanka Chopra as ‘pretty love’

Actress Priyanka Chopra’s appearance at the 2019 Vanity Fair Oscars after party has left not only fans but also singer-actress Miley Cyrus, who was once romantically linked to Priyanka’s husband Nick Jonas, in awe of her. When celebrity make-up artist Pati Dubroff on Monday posted a photograph of Priyanka’s party look on Instagram, Miley’s comment […]

Purple Fusion are back!

Purple Fusion are back!

The new lineup of Purple Fusion After a break of more than 2 years following the demise of their former lead Vocalist Late Lamtsala Sangtam, Purple Fusion, the popular Folk Fusion Band from Nagaland, are back! Apart from Guitarist Imsanger Longkumer and Bassist Mhathung Odyuo, we are back with a strong and new exciting lineup, […]

Harry and Meghan dress down to meet children on Morocco trip

Harry and Meghan dress down to meet children on Morocco trip

Britain’s Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, visit a market in the Andalusian Gardens in Rabat, Morocco, February 25, 2019. REUTERS/Hannah Mckay Prince Harry and his pregnant wife Meghan swapped their party gear for chinos and jeans as they wrapped up their Moroccan trip with visits to an equestrian centre and a cooking event […]

‘Green Book’ denies Netflix top Oscar on night of music and diversity

‘Green Book’ denies Netflix top Oscar on night of music and diversity

91st Academy Awards – Oscars Photo Room – Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, U.S., February 24, 2019. Regina King poses backstage with her Best Supporting Actress award for her role in “If Beale Street Could Talk.” REUTERS/Mike Segar Road trip movie “Green Book” triumphed over “Roma” to win best the best picture Oscar on Sunday, denying […]

India-set film around menstruation wins an Oscar

India-set film around menstruation wins an Oscar

Los Angeles, February 25 (IANS): “Period. End of Sentence”, an India-set film on the taboos around menstruation and featuring the real ‘Pad Man’, picked up an Oscar in Documentary Short Subject category at the 91st Academy Awards ceremony. The film, backed by Indian producer Guneet Monga’s Sikhya Entertainment, is about women in India fighting against the […]

Lady Gaga wins first Oscar

Lady Gaga wins first Oscar

Lady accepts her award for best original song. (REUTERS/Mike Blake Photo) Los Angeles, February 25 (IANS): Singer-actress Lady Gaga took home her first Oscar in the Best Original Song category for “Shallow” — the popular track from the hit film, “A Star Is Born”. The award went to Gaga and co-writers Mark Ronson, Andrew Wyatt and […]

Oscars 2019: ‘Green Book’ wins best picture Oscar, Colman and Malek are best actors

Oscars 2019: ‘Green Book’ wins best picture Oscar, Colman and Malek are best actors

Rami Malek accepts the Best Actor award for his role in ‘Bohemian Rhapsody.’ (REUTERS/MIKE BLAKE) Netflix’s ‘Roma’ wins Best Director honor for Alfonso Cuaron and a first best foreign language film for Mexico. LOS ANGELES, February 24 (Reuters): Road trip movie “Green Book” won best picture at the Oscars on Sunday, while Mexico’s Alfonso Cuaron […]

My heart is heavy: Janhvi remembers mother Sridevi

My heart is heavy: Janhvi remembers mother Sridevi

Actress Sridevi’s daughters Janhvi and Khushi during the 65th National Film Awards function at Vigyan Bhavan in New Delhi. Sridevi was conferred Best Actress Award posthumously. ( PTI File Photo) A year has gone by since Indian film industry lost its first female superstar, Sridevi and on her maiden death anniversary daughter, actor Janhvi Kapoor […]