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Uttarakhand HC did right to reject plea by Ramdev's firm against benefit-sharing; India's custodians of traditional knowledge must be protected
India

Uttarakhand HC did right to reject plea by Ramdev's firm against benefit-sharing; India's custodians of traditional knowledge must be protected

On 27 December, the Uttarakhand High Court directed yoga guru Ramdev's company Divya Pharmacy to share the profits from its sale of herbal products, manufactured from the traditional knowledge of India's indigenous communities, with local residents.

For Madhya Pradesh's tribals, too wide a gap between state policies and reality
long-reads

For Madhya Pradesh's tribals, too wide a gap between state policies and reality

A five-year roadmap for overall development of tribals was on the agenda when Narendra Modi visited Mandla, Madhya Pradesh

YouTube introduces 'Reels' to the Communities platform, its take on the Snapchat Stories format
News & Analysis

YouTube introduces 'Reels' to the Communities platform, its take on the Snapchat Stories format

The Reels feature is currently in beta testing, and will be available only to a select few creators at launch.

Mexico earthquake: Death toll reaches 96; almost 2.5 million people in need of aid
World

Mexico earthquake: Death toll reaches 96; almost 2.5 million people in need of aid

A powerful earthquake that struck Mexico last week has left some 2.5 million people in need of aid and killed 96 others, authorities said on Monday

The Toda way of life is intrinsically connected with the survival of the Nilgiri Hills
India

The Toda way of life is intrinsically connected with the survival of the Nilgiri Hills

The future for the Todas is uncertain, especially with the loss of grasslands. Epitomising the real impacts of environmental degradation, the survival of the Toda way of life is intrinsically connected with the survival of the Nilgiris hills, sans over development and loss of traditional forests.

Twitch tries to expand beyond gaming by introducing new communities directory
News & Analysis

Twitch tries to expand beyond gaming by introducing new communities directory

Twitch has just added a communities directory, so that live streamers have another way to co-ordinate streams and engage with fans.

Indian Jews: This little known minority community has a rich heritage
Life

Indian Jews: This little known minority community has a rich heritage

Indian Jews hold the distinction of being the only community of Jews in the world who throughout their two millennia long history on the Indian subcontinent have never faced any form of racial persecution

Delayed response: Here's how India countered Obama's 'religious intolerance' remark
World

Delayed response: Here's how India countered Obama's 'religious intolerance' remark

Addressing the 'White House summit to counter violent extremism' held in Washington last week, the Indian delegation said the government was taking proactive measures to ensure political integration of different communities.

Google+ app for Android and iOS updated with 'Communities'
News & Analysis

Google+ app for Android and iOS updated with 'Communities'

Google+ users on the Android and iOS platforms are in for a treat today. In an official blog post, Dave Besbris, ...

Google+ adds 'Communities', photo-sharing app
News & Analysis

Google+ adds 'Communities', photo-sharing app

Google+ is making it easier to connect with strangers who have similar interests by introducing a ‘Communities’ feature.

Six Core Principles To Tap The Power of Social Media
Biztech

Six Core Principles To Tap The Power of Social Media

Many business and IT leaders tasked with executing on social media-based efforts do not place enough emphasis on the "social" aspect of community participation, says Gartner.

Did freely available guns make Assam violence worse?
India

Did freely available guns make Assam violence worse?

Authorities failing to act against the availablility of guns throughout the north-eastern states has made incidents like the violence in Kokrajhar and surrounding districts harder to control.

'Apple Support Communities', Now at Your Service
News & Analysis

'Apple Support Communities', Now at Your Service

Yesterday, Apple released its updated social-based site - Apple Support Communities