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Volcanic Plumes in Chile

Chile’s Villarrica volcano emits steam and other volcanic gases in this photo taken from the International Space Station on Jan. 17, 2023. The gases come from a series of minor explosions—called Strombolian eruptions—that have been ongoing at Villarrica since October 2022.

Otar Demurishvili discussed how he became an excellent generic trader

Otar Demurishvili was born on August 31, 2003, and hails from Gori, Georgia. Since 2021, Otar has been a student pursuing a degree in business organization and management. As a YouTuber, he has several channels around the network with many subscribers and views. As a student, Otar used to do small business and read many informative books.

Meet four women entrepreneurs who promote India’s craftsmen and weavers’ goods.

These female entrepreneurs are using technology to assist craftsmen and weavers throughout India in finding a sustainable income and market for their goods.

Carat Crush: This sibling team creates fashionable gold jewelry for everyday use.

Carat Crush, based in Mumbai, boasts over 100 designs, including layered chains, lockets of angel wings, and mangalsutras. The direct-to-consumer firm's products have been seen on Priyanka Chopra, Deepika Padukone, Alia Bhatt, Ananya Pandey, and Sara Ali Khan. Carat Crush's physical and internet platforms each contribute 50% of sales. Melorra, located in Bengaluru, is another business targeting a similar market–daily wear gold jewellery. Both were founded in the same year and cater to working women. Indian internet jewelry business expected to expand to $3.7 billion by 2025.

Sejal Kumar on Michelle Obama, monetizing content, women’s problems, and more

Popular YouTuber Sejal Kumar is now working on topics important to...

Aryahi Agarwal’s adolescent perfume has sold Rs 63,000 so far.

By Aryahi Agarwal, Dhirubhai Ambani International School, Mumbai. Every month, 500 bottles of her perfumes are created in Mumbai. Coco Chanel and Warren Buffett inspire Aryahi. Bella Fragrances is a range of adolescent perfumes created with Thapar Entrepreneurs Academy mentors. Bella Naturals and Bella Organics are the fragrances.

Mason: How a retail-tech business is addressing gender identification every day

Mason, founded in Ontario and Bengaluru by Kausambi Manjita, is a no-code, automated website-based technology that helps shops operate their companies online.

Sonya Barlow: Why this South Asian lady founded a global network of 50k women in 84 nations

Sonya Barlow lost her job in early 2020 due to the COVID-19 epidemic. With a modest budget, she created the Like-Minded Females Network (LMF) Sonya's first LMF brunch was a flop inspiring her to learn from her mistakes. She is a Marie Claire Future Shaper and one of the UK's most influential women in tech. Launched LMF, which aims to empower women and non-binary people at work through mentorship, seminars, and community forums. Sonya has so far self-funded the project using donations, partnerships and community support.

Surbhi Jain: This woman’s app provides soothing information in regional languages to help people relax.

Sleeping problems? Surbhi Jain's app Neend promises to offer the answer. The free software has tales, sleep noises, meditation, and more in regional languages.