War in Sudan enters its breadbasket, threatens to worsen hunger, malnutrition

India, Feb. 22 -- A third of Sudanese in need of emergency food aid; country faces the greatest displacement crisis in history The armed conflict in Sudan that has plunged the Africa country into a s... Read More

An index for monitoring effectiveness of climate-smart agriculture practices: How it can help

India, Feb. 22 -- Awareness and training was the highest weighted dimension among the five that were used to develop the index What is the impact of different climate-smart interventions in the farme... Read More

Rethink the way we grow food

India, Feb. 22 -- The world has enough food to feed people; the problem is that much of this food is going into feeding livestock or just to waste. This is what needs to be addressed Illustration: Yo... Read More

Centre hikes sugarcane fair and remunerative price amid farmers' protest

India, Feb. 22 -- FRP usually announced in June as sugar season starts from October; new price hikes by Rs 25 at Rs 340 per quintal In a surprising move aimed at appeasing approximately 50 million su... Read More

Single-use plastic ban unfairly targets street vendors - but they have a solution for plastic pollution

India, Feb. 22 -- Shift to a reusable system through public policy, stricter regulations across the entire plastics supply chain are key to enable just transition Street vendors are an important part... Read More

40 spotted deer translocated within Karnataka marking a new era in wildlife management

India, Feb. 22 -- Madhya Pradesh Forest Department has also successfully translocated bigger herbivores like gaur and sambar, said the state's activists In a bold and path-breaking move, the Sri Cham... Read More

Earth's early evolution: Fresh insights from rocks formed 3.5 billion years ago

India, Feb. 22 -- Singhbhum Craton's unique geological features, including its greenstone belts, provide invaluable information about Earth's surface and atmospheric processes Our Earth is around 4.5... Read More

Why is a wisent herd in Ukraine on the brink of extinction? Can matchmaking save them?

India, Feb. 22 -- The Russian invasion of Ukraine has decimated the population of male wisent in theZalissia National Nature Park;translocating two male bison is the only hope to revive it The Zaliss... Read More

'Dim-witted' Neanderthals? They were 'early engineers' who produced multi-component glues to handle stone tools

India, Feb. 22 -- Ability to make multi-component adhesives could be first expressions of the modern cognitive processes that are still active today, researchers say Liquid bitumen and the earth pigm... Read More

Volvo XC40, C40 Electric SUVs Renamed Globally; Abandons 'Recharge' Suffix

India, Feb. 22 -- Volvo recently announced that it has renamed its two popular electric models, the XC40 Recharge and the C40 Recharge, for the global market. The former (XC40 Recharge) will now be kn... Read More