Australia wants to partner Kerala in agro-based services

June 18th, 2012 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, June 18 (IANS) Australia Monday welcomed the Kerala government's 'Emerging Kerala' 2012 Global Connect initiative and expressed its desire to partner the state in agri and agro-based services and ... Read more...

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Aqua business opportunities on display at Chennai.

February 10th, 2011 - 8:27 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Feb 10 (ANI): An exhibition on various latest techniques in aquaculture , pisciculture and breeding of ornamental fish was held on Tuesday.'Aqua Aquaria India' was organised by Marine Products Export ... Read more...

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‘Most ancient’ animal species on Earth discovered in Scotland

July 30th, 2010 - 3:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 30 (ANI): A rare shrimp, believed to be the most ancient animal species on Earth, is alive and well in Scotland, discovered scientists.Two colonies of the tadpole shrimp, Triops cancriformis, ... Read more...

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PETA protests small tanks for marine animals in zoos

April 29th, 2010 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) has asked the Central Zoo Authority (CZA) to stop confining marine mammals in small tanks in zoos. The appeal came ... Read more...

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Kochi Ornamental fish show proves popular

November 28th, 2009 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
Kochi, Nov 28 (ANI): An exhibition on ornamental fish and pets has attracted a large number of visitors here.The exhibition named 'De Aquaria' started on November 24 and would continue till November ... Read more...

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21st century Noah’s Ark may help save coral reefs from extinction

June 6th, 2009 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 6 (ANI): Marine scientists have painted a grim picture of the future, where the 21st century equivalent of Noah's Ark would be needed to save coral reefs from extinction.According to ... Read more...

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Squid squirt ink to alert mates to danger

October 18th, 2008 - 2:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 18 (ANI): Squid squirt ink to alert their companions to the presence of predators, according to a study. "When fish bleed, the scent of their blood has been proven ... Read more...

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