Run through social ketchup’s news roundup and stay informed about what’s happening across the globe.

There’s so much happening each day in various aspects of our personal lives but also in the world around us. Out of which the social media challenges, mems, and trends catch a lot of our attention. However, among all the entertainment and fun that we have on the internet, sitting at home, it is important to know about various major events occurring around the globe that made news this week.

Here’s a quick recap of all-things-newsworthy that made it to this week’s major highlights:

GLOBAL

GoAir on Saturday sacked a pilot for allegedly making derogatory remarks against Prime Minister Narendra Modi.


Social media accounts of Donald Trump have been blocked due to his posts that allegedly incited violence.


Bombay High Court rules in favor of a Transwoman to contest polls via women’s category


US Capitol violence: 4 dead, 52 arrested


Indian student Aryan Jain wins the NASA app development challenge 2021 with his team


Whatsapp privacy case deferred to 18 Jan; judge recuses herself from hearing PIL

ENTERTAINMENT

Stardust to mark Aparshakti Khurana’s digital debut


Makers of Sooryavanshi and 83 to bring one of the films during Holi


The teaser for Manoj Bajpayee’s digital series The Family Man Season 2 finally dropped. The trailer for Amazon Prime original will be out on January 19, 2021.


The first major theatrical release of 2021 in Tamil cinema is Thalapathy Vijay’s film Master, also starring Vijay Sethupathi. Master released in theatres on January 13, ahead of the festive occasion of Pongal.

Netflix dropped the official trailer of To All The Boys, the film will release on Netflix on Valentine’s day.

SPORTS

Premier League calls off game, calls captains to order end to hugging


Andy Murray tests positive for virus before Australian Open

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