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Saving soil health through sustainable agriculture

The government’s nutrient-based subsidy has done more harm to the soil than good. Only sustainable agriculture can save the nutrient and water-holding capacity of the soil Bhanu is bracing herself for an income loss this year. The wheat she sowed after bajra in winter did not give her the productivity expected. Her soil health is […]

Truecaller integrates Google Duo for video calling

Leading communication app Truecaller on Tuesday announced it has integrated with video calling app Google Duo that will allow users to make video calls directly through Truecaller on Android and iOS platforms. The feature, that went live on Tuesday, will now make high-quality video calling available to the over 250 million Truecaller users globally. “We’re […]

Karnataka breathes life into lakes, groundwater table

“There are flood and drought over the eyes and in the mouth, dead water and dead sand contending for the upper hand. The parched eviscerate soil gapes at the vanity of toil, laughs without mirth. This is the death of the earth.”  – T. S. Eliot A revolutionary approach to ecological rejuvenation and environmental sustainability […]

Forced child artists performance in the entertainment industry equals to child labour: Kailash Satyarthi 

In an exclusive interview with SocialStory, Kailash Satyarthi discusses the urgent need for government intervention in preventing sexual abuse and trafficking of children. He also talks about the need for safeguarding the well-being of children working in the entertainment industry and reality shows.    Today Kailash Satyarthi is synonymous with child rights and anti-trafficking, however, […]

Scooter of the future: Scooterson rides the AI wave with electric two-wheeler

California-based Scooterson manufactures the world’s first intelligent electric kick-scooters, which use a combination of cloud/smartphone technology and big data analysis to understand and enhance a rider’s experience while ensuring energy efficiency and safety. The world was facing the Second Great War. Weapons that could never be imagined were being used to demolish towns, homes and […]