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Photo-based crop insurance solution for farmers in Kenya

Photo-based crop insurance could make its debut in Kenya next year after a study in India found that it may avoid the pitfalls of other insurance schemes. As trained smallholders photograph their crops during the growing season and dispatch the pictures for expert analysis, the approach could cut costs by

The perfect selfie

Earlier this month, an Indian man was killed while trying to take a selfie next to a wounded bear (bad idea: here's what you should really do if you see a bear). It’s actually the third selfie-related death in India since December: On two separate occasions, elephants ended up