Potato cultivation dips in Northern India
Usually potato growers are rooted to its cultivation and are not swayed by volatility in price. “But in the few years wholesale potato prices have remained subdued despite higher retail prices.
California dreaming: The ocean nourishes, yet wears us out - and in that lies its dichotomy
The sea strips us of our facades. It is impossibl...
Undersea telecom cables can be used as earthquake monitoring networks: Study
The researchers, including those from the University of Californ...
Coal India to infuse Rs 56,000 crore into 66 projects
The projects are at various stages of implementation and according to a memorandum of understanding signed between Coal India and the ministry of coal over the state-run company’s fiscal 2020 targets, almost 55% of the total capital outlay would be undertaken by South Eastern Coalfields (SECL) which is working on 23 projects.
Rice export prices drop to the lowest in five years
Iran used to buy a quarter of India’s annual basmati exports of 4-4.5 million tonnes.
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...
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.
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.
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.
Say hello to Northern Lights: Embark on guided ‘Aurora Borealis’ trails to witness nature's marvel
The Auroral Oval is the area with the highest probability of seeing the Northern Lights.
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