#VirtualCeremony

.India
PM Narendra Modi addressing a ceremony on Panchayat Raj Diwas. (Photo credit: ANI)

  • PM Narendra Modi on Saturday said that the second wave of COVID-19 is bigger and the disease should be stopped from hitting villages
  • PM Narendra Modi launched the e-property cards under the SWAMITVA scheme
  • Chief Minister of eight states joined the virtual event

The shoot for American Idol 2020 was stopped short right after the Top 21 contestants were revealed. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@CoJustsam)

Dillion James, Jonny West, Arthur Gunn, Francisco Martin and Just Sam gave five singing performances. Each finalist gave two performances each. One was pre-recorded and the other they sang live. 

.London, UK
The audience and nominees will be joining the BAFTA award ceremony virtually. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@BAFTA)

  • Outstanding British Contribution to Cinema is only award being presented in person
  • The ceremony will be held virtually due to COVID-19
  • BAFTA will air on April 10 and 11 in a two-day event

.Los Angeles, CA, USA
The show will end on January 13. (Photo credit: AFP)

  • Companies are going to be pitching a lot of tech to help people cope with COVID-19 fears
  • The usual clutter around the products that matter would be less
  • TV has again gained prominence due to lockdown and people spending more time at home

.Las Vegas, NV, USA
Traditionally hosted in Las Vegas , this year CES will be held in online between January 11 to 14. (Photo Credit: Unsplash)

  • The decision to host this year's show online came after facing logistical problems 
  • Discussions around 5G technologies, health and wellness, smart homes and AI will be conducted
  • The ogranisers are working hard towards providing a highly personalised event

.Las Vegas, NV, USA
Show organizers worked with Microsoft to build an online platform. (Photo Credit: Twitter/ @CES)

  • 'We built around the concept of people being able to interact with each other,' spokeswoman Jean Foster
  • The digital version of CES will be a 'true broadcast experience'
  • The anchor desk will stream interviews, announcements, and analysis