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Woman farmer from Odisha's Jagatsinghpur secures rights over fragrant paddy variety 

The variety can be grown in both kharif and rabi seasons, claims the progressive farmer who has been focusing on introducing new fragrant paddy varieties in Jagatsinghpur.

published : 15 May 2022

Clay cups made by women SHG in Cuttack to reach several railway stations

The first batch of kulhads produced by the Om Sai Mahila Producer Group in the district was dispatched to the Indian Railways on Friday.

published : 15 May 2022

55-year-old doctor from Andhra Pradesh's Guntur has three specialisations

Though a difficult task, Dr Ramakrishna, a resident of Chavali village in Vemuru, cracked NEET-PG despite the overhaul in the entrance examination pattern for PG courses.

published : 15 May 2022

Tough childhood teaches businessman from Andhra Pradesh's Kurnool to give back to community

Through a volunteers' organisation, 'Friends Society', started by him in 2003, he donates clothes, rice and other essentials to the poor.

published : 15 May 2022

Techie turns to organic farming in Andhra Pradesh's Pudi village as cancer affects kin

He worked at various IT firms till 2015 and as operations manager at a pharmaceutical company before he quit his job and switched to practising natural farming in 2018.

published : 15 May 2022

Foldscope lets youth get mystified by world of microbes 

A foldscope is a paper microscope that can be assembled from the simplest of components such as a sheet of paper and lens, and costs less than Rs 100 to make.

published : 15 May 2022

Telangana's Asifabad district administration solves many problems with millets

The millets, whose multifarious health benefits have been rediscovered in the recent past, are now becoming the staple diet for many suffering from various illnesses.

published : 15 May 2022

Inventor from Telangana's Warangal district creates Light Dependent Resistor to save power

Witnessing its success, over 2,000 LDR devices have been set up in 600 gram panchayats of Hanamkonda, Warangal, Mahabubabad, Jogulamba Gadwal and Sangareddy districts.

published : 15 May 2022

Lights, camera, no C-section! Video to promote normal deliveries in Telangana's Sircilla

Healthcare workers and medical officials have been asked to take steps to increase the number of normal deliveries in their respective areas. 

published : 15 May 2022

Farmers’ resilience gives Methran Kayal second crop

The development is a result of farmers’ relentless protests to save more than 400 acres of land from the clutches of land mafia, reports Abhilash chandran

published : 15 May 2022

Dost, a friend indeed for children suffering from Down Syndrome

The Kerala chapter of IAP first thought about such a support programme in 2020 but the Covid outbreak delayed its launch.

published : 15 May 2022

The Dosa Millionaire

Subramanian Krishnan, who aspires to sell a billion rice pancakes, wants to make this simple dish a household staple abroad  
 

published : 15 May 2022

Karnataka engineering students create mobile refrigerator for vegetable vendors

Four engineering students from Mysuru develop low-cost cooling cart for vegetable vendors to keep their produce fresh

published : 15 May 2022

This ex-veteran serviceman from TN gives job aspirants a head start

Though an average student, Ramachandran says, it was his proficiency in sports, especially in running, that helped him get selected to the Indian Army in 1976.

published : 15 May 2022

This Nagapattinam fisherman is on mission to save Olive Ridley turtles

The department pays him for four to five months of nesting season, under a separate scheme.

published : 15 May 2022