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IIITDM develops integrated machine that can process banana stem to make fibre yarn

The faculty and the students of the Kancheepuram-based Indian Institute of Information Technology, Design and Manufacturing have come out with an integrated machine that can process the banana stem

Published on 23rd January 2021
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Here's how this Bengal organisation is changing the lives of abandoned mentally ill women 

A View is a collective effort of medical professionals and social workers which provides not just psychiatric care but also helps them build a normal life

Published on 12th January 2021
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How the SHE ARISE Program is empowering women from underprivileged backgrounds to secure a career in tech

Altran India, part of Capgemini, launched the SHE ARISE Program in 2018 and has trained and placed almost 800 women

Published on 13th January 2021
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Check out Kerala-based Farmer's Share, a farm where children are taught to live, learn and work for themselves

Set up by Ambrose Kooliyath, the 10-acre land allows adults and young children how to learn and practise every natural skill to support themselves

Published on 13th January 2021
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This Punjab student travelled from the US to show solidarity to the ongoing farmers' protest

Thousands of farmers, mostly from Punjab and Haryana, have been protesting at multiple Delhi borders against the new agriculture laws

Published on 7th January 2021
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How this Bengaluru start-up's IoT system helps farmers grow more crops and save water

Fyllo is currently present in three states and they work extensively with farmers to ensure that the latter’s produce increases and their business only grows. This is how Fyllo does it efficently 

Published on 7th January 2021
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Meet the Hyderabad students whose fresh ideas won one of the toughest idea-pitching events

Winners and runners-up were awarded a cash prize of `30,000, `25,000 respectively along with mentorship opportunities and 50 per cent off on the Metamorphosis School Of Entrepreneurship programme

Published on 5th January 2021
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This Madurai school is teaching children how to farm along with their regular lessons. Here's how

Dr T Thirugnanam Primary School Headmaster K Saravanan and teachers began visiting the students at their homes to teach and also get them interested in farming

Published on 25th December 2020
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These books from Karadi Tales talk about rural life like it has never been discussed before. Check it out

Karadi Tales and PARI have released a five-book series by various authors about the myriad shades of rural life in India. We speak to four of them

Published on 16th December 2020
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Here's how this teacher from Kannur converted waste land near his house into a full-fledged farm

Appalled by the waste dumped around his residence, PE teacher Jinal Kumar spent four years cleaning it up and turning it into a farmland that supports the people in the area

Published on 9th December 2020
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#AajBharatBandhHai: Plough, tractor trend on Twitter as farmers protest in solidarity

As the agitation picked up in the morning, the hashtag #Aaj_Bharat_Bandh_Hai was trending till late afternoon

Published on 8th December 2020
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Karnal groom comes for his wedding in tractor to show solidarity with farmers

The mother of the groom, Shishila, said that their family opted for a simple wedding for their son so that they could save some money and donate it for farmers' cause

Published on 4th December 2020
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Farmers' Protest 2020 Decoded: Everything you need to know about new Farm Bills, controversy

The Parliament passed three agricultural bills in September this year to reform the way agricultural produce is marketed. The three bills were made into acts with the President's nod

Published on 4th December 2020
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This is the story of how a 14-year-old from Hyderabad won one of the most competitive robotic competitions

Ashrith Edukulla wants people to start growing their own food as hassle-free as possible. And Auto Farm, the agro-robot that he designed and made from scratch, can help them with this. Check it out

Published on 1st December 2020
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How Bengaluru start-up Orinko is leveling the 'field' for farmers while ensuring fresh veggies for you

Hygienically-grown, precisely-coordinated and freshly-delivered vegetables are now at your service. And you have Orinko to thank for that. This is how they go about their green business. Read on... 

Published on 26th November 2020

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