Seed Scarification: What Herb Gardeners Need to Know – Herbal Academy

By | February 23, 2021

Seeds are packaged by nature to survive the elements. A tough outer shell protects the tender plant embryo inside. Some seed coatings are tougher than others. Seeds with the toughest coatings can be hard to crack, which is why they germinate at much higher rates when exposed to conditions like fire, freezing, or digestive processes (for example, being… Read More »

Info Edge shares zoom 5% after Zomato raises another $250 million

By | February 23, 2021

Info Edge shares, on Tuesday, surged 5 per cent to Rs 5,250 in intra-day deals on the BSE after food delivery giant Zomato raised another $250 million in primary fundraise from existing and new investors. Info Edge, the nation’s leading job-hunting platform, also has investments in at least 23 startups, including Zomato. In a… Read More »

Co-parenting: How to Do It Right

By | February 22, 2021

It can seem cruel that just as you’ve called your marriage quits, you have to quickly leap into “we’re a team” mode to work out what’s best for your kids. But it can be done with success. Learning to compromise and setting new boundaries are key, says family therapist Constance Ahrons, PhD. She’s a professor emerita of… Read More »

Jubilant Foods hits 52-wk high on Fides Food deal; analysts give thumbs up

By | February 22, 2021

Shares of Jubilant FoodWorks, the master franchise owner of Domino’s Pizza in India, surged 4.1 per cent and hit a fresh 52-week high of Rs 3,074 on the BSE on Monday after the company said it would fully acquire Netherlands-based Fides Food Systems Coöperatief U.A. via its wholly-owned subsidiary—Jubilant Foodworks Netherlands B.V. “We wish… Read More »

When will we return to normal? The question looms as Fauci says mask-wearing may continue in 2022.

By | February 22, 2021

Anthony S. Fauci, the nation’s top infectious-disease doctor, gets this question several times per week, and he is clearly aware of how closely Americans are following his every prediction amid the coronavirus pandemic. “No, you know, I can’t say that, Dana,” Fauci told CNN’s Dana Bash when she asked him on Sunday whether his timeline for a return… Read More »

Coronavirus LIVE: India active cases rise; Maharashtra tally at 2,087,632

By | February 20, 2021

Coronavirus live updates: India registered 13,993 fresh Covid-19 cases of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19). Active cases in India have risen to 143,127, while the caseload tally has risen to 10,976,776. The country continues to be second-most-affected globally, and ranks 16th among worst-hit nations by active cases. A total of 10,715,204 vaccine doses have been given to beneficiaries. Maharashtra recorded 6,112… Read More »

A Third of COVID Survivors Have Long-Haul Symptoms

By | February 19, 2021

Nearly 31% of patients said they had a worse health-related quality of life now, compared to before getting COVID-19, the researchers reported. It’s not yet clear why COVID-19 causes these lasting effects. Many viruses are capable of creating what’s known as “post-viral syndrome,” which experts describe as health problems that persist long after the infection has… Read More »