Movies
Noted Shumang Leela artiste Chinglen Thiyam passes away

Chinglen, popularly known as ‘Commando Chinglen’, passed away on Thursday around 5pm at RIMS Hospital in Imphal after suffering from an illness.


Art
'Manipuri ‘phanek’ designed with state emblem an act of disgrace'

The All Manipur Arts and Culture Students’ Union (AMACSU) on Monday banned the ‘Phanek Mayek Naiba’ (a traditional wrap-around) with the state emblem Kanglasha on its border, saying it disgraces the culture of the Manipur society.


Movies
One held for pirating ‘Khurai Angaobi’

Mobile Film Distribution Centre said Manipuri video film producers are now facing heavy loss due to mass piracy.


Movies
Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput is no more

The actor allegedly committed suicide and was found hanging at his at his Bandra residence in Mumbai earlier this morning, according to reports.


Music
Taylor Swift wants 'racist' monuments in Tennessee removed

Strongly supporting the Black Lives Matter movement, the singer remanded removal of the monuments of historical figures who did “evil things, in her home state Tennessee.