Technique of a farmer from Maharashtra may help Punjab solve its stubble burning problem
Chandrashekhar Bhadsavle from Neral in Mumbai has developed a direct sowing technique called Saguna Rice Technology (SRT), which eliminates need of tillage and stubble burning in rice and other crops. Bhadsavle had developed the SRT technology of rice cultivation in 2011.
California dreaming: The ocean nourishes, yet wears us out - and in that lies its dichotomy
The sea strips us of our facades. It is impossible to escape our vulnerabilities in front of it.
Undersea telecom cables can be used as earthquake monitoring networks: Study
The researchers, including those from the University of California (UC) Berkeley in the US, recorded a 3.5 magnitude earthquake, and seismic scattering from underwater fault zones during their four-day experiment.
Gunman opens fire at California backyard party, shoots nine, several injured
A gunman started shooting after entering the backyard of a south Fresno home where a gathering of family and friends was watching a football game after 6 p.m., police said, and neighbors flooded 911 dispatchers with calls for help. The suspect fled the scene and police were combing the neighborhood for witnesses and possible security camera footage.
California winemakers squeezed by US-China trade war
Caught in the crossfire of President Donald Trump's trade war with China, U.S. vineyards are struggling to sell Shiraz in Shanghai, Bordeaux...
California school shooting leaves two dead, teen in custody
A student pulled a gun from his backpack and opened fire at a Southern California high school Thursday, killing two students and wounding th...
At least three injured after shooting at California school, gunman sought
The Los Angeles County Fire Department says now there are three confirmed injuries following a shooting at Saugus High School in the city of...
At least five wounded after shooting at California high school
"This is still a very active situation. Reports of approximately 5 victims being treated. Parents, deputies are on scene everywhere protecting your children," the Santa Clarita Valley branch of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Office tweeted.
Dog years are a myth and puppies are middle-aged
The idea that dogs age 7 years for every one human year is wrong, scientists have claimed. Researchers at the University of California say they have found puppies are middle-aged by the time they are 2, with dogs tending to then age more slowly in life later on. By the time they get to 3, dogs are roughly equivalent to a 50-year-old human, according to the study.
India largest market for California walnuts in South Asia: Industry expert
Pamela Graviet, the senior marketing director at the California Walnut Commission (CWC), said the appetite of Indians for walnuts shipped from California has grown significantly in the last few years. She, however, noted that the importation dropped after India changed its tariff rate policy for imported walnuts over a year ago.
Facebook agrees to provide additional documents by Nov 26
Under a joint stipulation filed in San Francisco Superior Court this week, Facebook agreed by November 26 to respond to some of the document requests. It also agreed to a schedule to provide additional documents in December and January. FB also faces an investigation by 47 US states and territories over concerns the company engaged in anti-competitive practices.
California's attorney general details probe of Facebook privacy practices
California's attorney general disclosed an ongoing probe into Facebook's privacy practices Wednesday, as it sued the company over its repeat...
Copyright © 2019 Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd. All rights reserved. For reprint rights: Times Syndication Service