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Rajbhar hopes to work with Maharashtra government to spruce up an old Mumbai institute, The Government Leather Working, which teaches the art of making products using leather. “It is in very bad shape. There are only four students, the roof leaks in the monsoon. But it has great potential. If we spruce it up, create a good curriculum and teach how to design using new eco-friendly materials, it will attract students, particularly from the communities that have traditionally worked in tanneries and leather businesses.” … [Read more...] about Sustainable luxury brand Chamar Studio redefines the word that is often seen as a slur
TikTok says it operates as a self-contained company with servers in the U.S. and backup servers in Singapore. It’s been quick to cooperate with security experts that have found security vulnerabilities in its app. On Thursday, when surprising news came down that the TikTok app was able to access data on a host device’s clipboard, the company said it did so as an anti-spam measure and would remove that capability via an update. … [Read more...] about Amazon’s mysterious memo may accelerate the U.S. TikTok crackdown
Ladakhis raising voice against Chinese intrusion; ignoring warning will cost India: Rahul Ladakhis claim China has occupied Indian land, PM Modi says otherwise, someone is lying: Rahul Gandhi Govts trying to manage perceptions, give sense that COVID-19 problem not as bad: Rahul Gandhi … [Read more...] about Who is Nicholas Burns, the man Rahul Gandhi is interviewing next?