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Explained: How Mumbai City FC can qualify for AFC Champions League 2022 knockouts
Sports

Explained: How Mumbai City FC can qualify for AFC Champions League 2022 knockouts

With two Middle East clubs being within one point, Mumbai City FC has the group wide open for the second spot

Explained: Why Akshay Kumar is getting trolled for reports of actor endorsing a pan masala brand
Entertainment

Explained: Why Akshay Kumar is getting trolled for reports of actor endorsing a pan masala brand

While many big stars like Shah Rukh Khan, Ajay Devgn, and Ranveer Singh endorse pan masala brands, Akshay Kumar is getting trolled for reportedly doing so because of a statement he made a couple of years ago.

Explained: What happens now that Elon Musk isn't joining Twitter's board of directors?
World

Explained: What happens now that Elon Musk isn't joining Twitter's board of directors?

The Tesla CEO, who now holds a roughly nine per cent stake in Twitter, said that he may talk with the social networking giant's board and its management team from time to time about strategy, as well as possible mergers, sales or acquisitions

Explained: How Khaya Zondo made his debut on Day 4 of second South Africa-Bangladesh Test
First Cricket News

Explained: How Khaya Zondo made his debut on Day 4 of second South Africa-Bangladesh Test

Sarel Erwee and Wiaan Mulder were forced to withdraw from the second Test due to positive COVID-19 tests ahead of Day four, and they were replaced by Test debutant Khaya Zondo and Glenton Stuurman.

Johnny Depp, Amber Heard high-profile defamation proceedings begin in US: What's the high-profile case about?
Entertainment

Johnny Depp, Amber Heard high-profile defamation proceedings begin in US: What's the high-profile case about?

The case pitting Johnny Depp against Amber Heard will be broadcast live. The opening statements are likely to be made on Tuesday morning and the case is expected to last a month. Actors James Franco and Paul Bettany, and billionaire Elon Musk are expected to testify.

Explained: War destablises the 'neutral' in sports; Wimbledon contemplates snapping ties with Russian players
Sports

Explained: War destablises the 'neutral' in sports; Wimbledon contemplates snapping ties with Russian players

Daniil Medvedev, ranked second in the world by ATP, has removed the Russian flag from all social media profiles and says that he wishes for world peace to reign.

Explained: Why Aamir Khan is being trolled on Twitter for his positive response to The Kashmir Files
Entertainment

Explained: Why Aamir Khan is being trolled on Twitter for his positive response to The Kashmir Files

Aamir Khan is one of the few mainstream Bollywood voices to come out in support of The Kashmir Files. Why is he then being trolled on Twitter for his positive response to the film?

Explained: How China plans to host 'Zero COVID' Beijing Winter Olympics
Sports

Explained: How China plans to host 'Zero COVID' Beijing Winter Olympics

Athletes and other participants including team staff and journalists need to be fully vaccinated. Participants will have to go into isolation at a dedicated hotel, if they test positive but remain asymptomatic

While Typhoon Rai toll rises to 375, here's a look at other storms that plagued the Phillipines this past decade
World

While Typhoon Rai toll rises to 375, here's a look at other storms that plagued the Phillipines this past decade

While typhoons are no strangers to the Phillipines, there is a never-ending trail of devastation left behind each time in terms of human lives, resources and economic distress, apart from homelessness and livelihood loss.

Explained: Why does Beijing have the Winter Olympics again?
Sports

Explained: Why does Beijing have the Winter Olympics again?

Beijing beat Almaty narrowly 44-40, a close vote that was marred by what some at the time suggested might have been voting irregularities.

Explained: Kyle Rittenhouse attorneys argue over victim depictions
World

Explained: Kyle Rittenhouse attorneys argue over victim depictions

The stakes are enormous as jurors weigh whether Rittenhouse fired in self-defense because he legitimately felt threatened or whether he overreacted.

Explained: What happens to your life stories if you delete your Facebook account
World

Explained: What happens to your life stories if you delete your Facebook account

For many people, a decade or more of updates, comments, photos, messages, tags, pokes, groups and reactions reside inside that particular digital sphere. And Facebook wants you to remember that

Explained: Why were Hungary football fans allowed in despite racism ban?
Sports

Explained: Why were Hungary football fans allowed in despite racism ban?

Hungary had already been ordered by UEFA to play its next two matches in empty stadiums after the racist and homophobic abuse by their supporters marred games in Budapest during the European Championship in June.

Explained: How gymnastics evolved from 'exercising naked' to a highly calibrated event
Sports

Explained: How gymnastics evolved from 'exercising naked' to a highly calibrated event

Gymnastics, now among the Olympics’ most beloved events, was born millennia ago, as young men trained for war in the buff.

Jeff Bezos' remarks thanking Amazon employees for funding space trip spark backlash
World

Jeff Bezos' remarks thanking Amazon employees for funding space trip spark backlash

The Amazon founder has faced increasing activism within his own workforce and stepped up pressure from critics to improve working conditions

Best day ever, says Jeff Bezos after Blue Origin's first passenger spaceflight returns safely to Earth
News & Analysis

Best day ever, says Jeff Bezos after Blue Origin's first passenger spaceflight returns safely to Earth

Named after America’s first astronaut, Blue Origin’s New Shepard rocket soared from remote West Texas on the 52nd anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing

Blue Origin's first passenger spaceflight with Jeff Bezos and crew takes off; everything you need to know
science

Blue Origin's first passenger spaceflight with Jeff Bezos and crew takes off; everything you need to know

The all-civilian crew will include Bezos, his brother Mark; female pilot that NASA rejected for its astronaut program, Mary Wallace 'Wally' Funk and high school graduate Oliver Daemen.

Explained: How being home-bound amidst lockdown has led to rise in lifestyle ailments like back pain, weight gain
Lifestyle

Explained: How being home-bound amidst lockdown has led to rise in lifestyle ailments like back pain, weight gain

One of the most concerning aspects of the social distancing norms that have left many working from home for the better part of last year has been the early onset of back pain.

Explained: Mock meat, its growing appeal in India and claims about its health benefits
Lifestyle

Explained: Mock meat, its growing appeal in India and claims about its health benefits

Multiple studies have shown that replacing animal meat with plant-based or 'fake' meat alone can cut down the risk of heart-related diseases, blood pressure, cancer, and diabetes.

Explained: The stigma around breastfeeding in public as Disneyland Paris controversy reignites debate
Arts & Culture

Explained: The stigma around breastfeeding in public as Disneyland Paris controversy reignites debate

For years, the right of lactating mothers to feed an infant in public has been an ongoing struggle that not only aims to deconstruct the notion of breastfeeding as a domestic chore but also attempts to normalise a practice that is considered taboo in multiple societies across the globe.