Take a break from scrolling through the ‘gram and check out these weekly updates.

The fear of COVID-19 seems to have been fading among the people as they keep moving around like everything is fine. Consider this as a reminder the ‘the pandemic is not over just because you are over it!.’ But there’s a lot more that has happened besides the increasing number of Coronavirus cases. Have a look at these weekly updates to stay up-to-date.

Check out these weekly updates:

World

Apple will launch its online store in India on September 23, 2020.

A potential sign of life on the planet Venus has been detected by scientists as they discovered phosphine which is produced by bacterias.

After actress Anaswara Rajan, who recently turned 18 was trolled online for wearing shorts and showing her legs because that did not ‘suit her culture’ various actress came in her support and shared their pictures showing off their legs. Soon the hashtag #WomenHaveLegs started trending.

Twitter customised the ‘like’ button for the Apple Event and here’s how Netizens reacted.

Entertainment

Doordarshan completed its 61 years birthday this week

Kate Winslet & Anthony Hopkins honour frontline workers during TIFF

Pointing out failure to tackle violent and hateful content and election misinformation various celebrities took part in a 24-hour Instagram “freeze”. Celebs like Kim Kardashian West, Katy Perry, Leonardo DiCaprio and others became part of #StopHateforProfit.

Chris Evans went all Captain America and gave the coolest reply after someone leaked his NSFW picture.

Disney Plus released the trailer of The Mandalorian Season 2 and it holds all the surprises that every fan of the first season has been waiting for.

Tatiana Maslany has landed the role of She-Hulk. She will be playing the part in the Marvel Series that will stream on Disney Plus.

Carry Minati clarified rumours of him being a part of Bigg Boss 14 after news of four Indian YouTubers becoming part of Bigg Boss 14 was doing rounds.

YouTubers Nikhil Sharma and Shanice Shrestha featured in Palak Muchhal’s latest music video Tu Aa Jaana. Nikhil Sharma also took this opportunity to announce his engagement to his long time beau.

Sports

IPL 2020 is all set to kick start on September 19, 2020.

The PSG player Neymar said that became a target of Alvaro‘s racists’ remarks during the Sunday match. Coach Marseille defended Alvaro after Neymar’s allegation.

Tennis sports star, Naomi Osaka officially becomes a two-time US Open champion after an interesting match against Victoria Azarenka.

Lewis Hamilton wore a shirt about Breonna Taylor. He showed his protest demanding the arrest of Kentucky police who shot a woman who was in her home eight times in March.

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