Entertainment

  • Sandra Oh calls for more help for Asian-American community
    Pennsylvania, March 21 (IANS): Actress Sandra Oh called out the recent surge in hate crimes against the Asian American community and urged the people to support the community. "For many of us in our community, this is the first time we are even able to voice our fear and our anger, and I really am so grateful to everyone willing to listen," the 49-year-old actress said during a 'Stop Asian Hate' rally in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, which took place on Saturday, as re
  • Mandy Moore celebrates one-month anniversary of her baby boy
    Los Angeles, March 21 (IANS): American actress Mandy Moore took to Instagram to celebrate the one-month anniversary of the birth of her son, August Harrison, who she shares with her husband Taylor Goldsmith. She posted a video of her newly born baby on Saturday night. In the video, August could be seen lying on his stomach, away from the camera, as his 36-year-old mother cheers him on with a Roger Miller tune playing in the background. "A little tummy time and some Roger Mil
  • Kriti Sanon: There is a deliberate attempt to try something different
    Mumbai, March 21 (IANS) Actress Kriti Sanon will play diverse characters in upcoming films such as "Bhediya", "Mimi" and "Adipurush". She feels now she is in a position to try something different and challenging. "When you establish yourself a bit and people are liking you and the film is doing the numbers that you want to do, it gives you confidence to take up something challenging. I feel as an actor you also get bored repeating yourself and the
  • The Modern Tribe: ‘Ethnic Fashion Show’ held in Phek
    Our Correspondent Kohima | March 20 An ‘Ethnic Fashion Show’ under the theme ‘The Modern Tribe’ took place on March 19 at Phek Town Hall. The event was organized under the aegis of Vogue Entertainment Nagaland, which is also the official organiser of Phek District Beauty Pageant, in association with Phek district administration, DLCW- Mahila Shakti Kendra, Beti Bachao Beti Padhao, Phek. This event was aimed at promoting the girl child and celebrating w
  • There is no substitute to hard work: Dr Andrew Ahoto
    Our Correspondent Kohima | March 20 Dr Andrew Ahoto Sema, president Nagaland state unit of National People’s Party said that there is no substitute to hard work “as such one should have the tenacity- perseverance, determination which will make way for success.” He said this while gracing an evening of ‘Ethnic Fashion Show’ as special guest, which took place on March 19 last at Phek Town under the  aegis of Vogue Entertainment Nagaland in associ
  • ‘Squadron: For the Love of Life and Music' book released
    Morung Express News Mokokchung | March 20 Squadron band, one of the oldest bands in Nagaland, released its book ‘Squadron: For the love of Life and Music’ at Urban cafe, Mokokchung. The book was released by Abu Metha, Advisor to Chief Minister, Government of Nagaland. In the launching programme, TK Lanu Aier, a member of the band acknowledged TaFMA and Heritage Publishing house for making the book a reality. He also said that the book was launched not to seek fame
  • Annual Designers Gala 2021’
    Designers showcase their creation at the Incessant Welfare Society Nagaland (IWSN) ‘Annual Designers Gala 2021’ held at Hotel Acacia on March 20.  The designers were 2019-20 Batch of the ISWN Training Centre. Dimapur-based IWSN offers cutting & tailoring, fashion designing and other skill development trainings. (Morung Photos by Soreishim Mahong)
  • Sonu Sood gets aircraft livery: Wish my parents were here to see it
    Mumbai, March 20 (IANS): A domestic airline has honoured Sonu Soods social activism with special livery on its planes. As a mark of acknowledgement to the social service that the actor has been committed to, SpiceJet Boeing 737 aircraft recently wrapped a number of its aircraft in special livery, which includes an image of the actor along with a line that reads: "A salute to the saviour Sonu Sood". The actor got to know through pictures he received on social media from
  • Rupert Grint slams JK Rowling's comment on transgenders
    Los Angeles, March 20 (IANS): "Harry Potter" actor Rupert Grint, who is known for his role of Ronald Weasley in the series, has spoken up against author JK Rowling's comment on transgender people. Rowling, author of the "Harry Potter" books on which the film series is based, was criticised when she tweeted against transgender people. She used the phrase "people who menstruate" rather than "women". In an interview with Esquire, Grin
  • Sharon Stone says she was tricked into taking off underwear in 'Basic Instinct'
    Los Angeles, March 19 (IANS): Hollywood star Sharon Stone has revealed that she was tricked into taking her underwear off in the infamous interrogation scene of the 1992 thriller "Basic Instinct", the defining hit of her career. Stone made the revelation in her memoir, "The Beauty Of Living Twice". In an excerpt from her memoir obtained by Vanity Fair, the actress accused a member of director Paul Verhoeven's production team of tricking her during the leg-cro
  • Why Carey Mulligan has to wait for good roles
    Los Angeles, March 20 (IANS): Actress Carey Mulligan feels since she is not into film production, she has to wait for good roles to come her way. "It's still hard now, and it's still a waiting game for me, because I'm not in a producing role. I just act, so I wait for the scripts. I've been lucky in the last 10 years that once a year something unmissable comes along," she said, according to femalefirst.co.uk. However, she said that there are some good pr
  • Ayushmann brings back special gifts for fans from Northeast
    Mumbai, March 20 (IANS): Actor Ayushmann Khurrana has brought back special gifts for fans from his recent shooting stint in Assam. Ayushmann was shooting in the Northeast for his upcoming film "Anek". The gifts are mementos from the state -- scarves and rhino figurines -- that comes in a special box and with a personal note from the actor. Ayushmann will send across the gifts to fans who are regularly in touch with him on social media. "You have cheered the loudest
  • Hailey Baldwin sees her 'forever' with Justin Bieber
    Los Angeles, March 19 (IANS) Hailey Baldwin has opened up for the first time about her marriage with pop singer, Justin Bieber. "I was married when I was 21, two months before I turned 22, which is insanely young. And sounds almost ridiculous when you say it out loud," the 24-year-old model said in an interview with Elle magazine for their April issue, reports People. "Although I do think for somebody like me and somebody like Justin, (it's different). We'v
  • Orlando Bloom's 'Retaliation' to release on March 26
    Mumbai, March 16 (PTI): Actor Orlando Bloom-starrer Retaliation will release in India on March 26, the producers announced on Tuesday. The movie, directed by Ludwig Shammasian and Paul Shammasian, will debut on pay-per-view platform ZeePlex. Zee Studios International and Vistaar Entertainment said the film will also release in the UK, Africa, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Caribbean on March 26 on ZeePlex. The revenge drama will have a theatrical release in the Middle East on March 25.
  • Wayne Brady on co-parenting with ex-wife
    Mumbai, March 19 (IANS): Five-time Emmy Award winning actor Wayne Brady has opened up about co-parenting with his wife Mandie on "The Drew Barrymore Show". He jokes that if he knew the secret behind having harmony in co-parenting dynamics, he would have sold books. Show host and actress Drew Barrymore asked Brady: "The harmony you and your daughter Maile and her mom have is just so aspirational. What is a good secret there maybe for people to know to have that ki
  • Armie Hammer booked as suspect in rape-sexual assault case
    Los Angeles, March 19 (IANS): Hollywood actor Armie Hammer has been booked as a suspect by Los Angeles Police Department for alleged rape and sexual assault, hours after a 24-year-old woman accused him of rape and physical abuse. A spokesperson for the LAPD told People magazine that the 34-year-old actor was booked in a case opened by the LAPD on February 3. On Thursday a woman who changed her name to Effie, to hide her legal name from the public eye, formally accused Hammer of r
  • Kanye West richest Black American with $6.6bn net worth: Report
    Los Angeles, March 18 (IANS): Music producer-composer Kanye West is the richest Black person in the United States, according to a report in Bloomberg. The 43-year-old's net worth is close to $6.6 billion, thanks to his sneaker and apparel business, Yeezy. The report suggests that his brand's tie-up with Adidas and GAP is estimated to be between $3.2 and 4.7 billion. His new tie-up with GAP, which will hit stores this summer in the US is estimated to be worth $970 million.
  • Angelina Jolie files 'proof' of domestic abuse claim against Brad Pitt
    Los Angeles, March 18 (IANS): Actress-filmmaker Angelina Jolie has filed papers as evidence in the court in support of domestic abuse allegations against her former husband, actor-filmmaker Brad Pitt. The 45-year-old actress has filed documents in the court that indicate she and her children are willing to offer "proof and authority in support" of their claims against Pitt. Jolie has agreed to provide testimony, along with the "testimony of minor children", a rep
  • Sarah Harding writes about cancer battle in biography
    Los Angeles, March 18 (IANS): Singer Sarah Harding has documented her battle with breast cancer in her biography. She talks about the "little victories" in her struggle. "MRI scans at the end of December revealed that the tumours in my brain and in my lung have shrunk a bit with the treatment. (I don't know) exactly what this means (but) right now, every little victory feels momentous. With this news under my belt, I was able to enjoy a relaxing quiet Christmas wi
  • PCC poster campaign on environmental issues
    Department of Philosophy, Patkai Christian College (Autonomous) organized its ‘annual poster campaign’ on environmental issues at the college campus on March 17. The college in a press release said that the campaign is organized annually as part of the skill paper Environmental Philosophy. The objective of the activity is to help students put into action the philosophical concepts acquired through the course thereby experiencing hands-on teaching learning experience in the