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18 feet python found in Florida


August 14th, 2012 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 14 (IANS) An 18 feet python, carrying a record 87 eggs, has been captured in Florida.The huge Myanmarese python, weighing about 70 kg, is the biggest ever found ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Car worst carnivore than beast, says Russian zoo


July 6th, 2012 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 6 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Illustrating the notion that automobiles are carnivores - and worst than beasts, at that - a zoo in central Russia has put a caged car ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Thousands of British kids vulnerable to sex abuse


July 3rd, 2012 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 3 (IANS) Thousands of vulnerable children are being dumped in British care homes surrounded by sex beasts, a report has claimed.Some homes are specifically targeted by abusers, says ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Why we should all be walking backwards for our health (The Funny Side - IANS has introduced a weekly column by Hong Kong-based humour writer Nury Vittachi)


June 8th, 2012 - 12:03 pm ICT by IANS
Want to get ahead? Just back up. The ancient Chinese tradition of walking backwards for health is spreading like wildfire around the world. More than 20 countries have set up ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Russian jailed for bombing that killed 19


April 27th, 2012 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 27 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A Russian was Friday sentenced by a court to 19 years in jail over a market bombing in 2010 that killed 19 people.Magomed Latyrov was ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Modern fame leads to rehab: Julia Roberts


March 28th, 2012 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 28 (IANS) Actress Julia Roberts is thankful that she entered showbiz in the 1980s as she finds modern fame leads one to rehab."What's new is that we live ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

27-pound lobster donated to the Marine State Aquarium


February 25th, 2012 - 1:01 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Maine, Feb 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A giant lobster has been donated to the Maine State Aquarium. The crustacean is 40 inch long and has already been dubbed a monster. The animal was ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Tigers never changed much even in two million years?


December 3rd, 2011 - 12:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 3 (IANS) The discovery of a skull of the oldest tiger ever found has indicated that the beasts never changed much in two million years except turning bigger ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Gunfire, spirituality and call of wild on book cart (IANS Books This Week)


August 18th, 2011 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) Let your mind travel with the pile on your book shelf this weekend...1. "Girls Behind the Gunfire"; Written by Trisha Ray; Published by HarperCollins-India; Priced ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Ukranian man to live with lions for five weeks!


July 28th, 2011 - 10:00 am ICT by IANS
London, July 28 (IANS) A Ukranian man has decided to spend five weeks in lions' enclosure to watch the cubs being born.Alexander Pylyshenko, 40, decided to move into the cage ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Call animals ‘companions’ not ‘pets’, demand academics


April 28th, 2011 - 6:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 28 (ANI): Animal right academics have called for a new animal language, insisting that animals be described as 'companions' and not as 'vermin', 'pests' or even 'pets'.According to animal ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Derogatory to call animals ‘pets’, say academics


April 28th, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 28 (IANS) Don't call animals 'pets' as it is a derogatory term, say academics who suggest that owners should be called "human carers".Domestic dogs and cats should be ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Giraffe-sized dinos pole-vaulted to fly


November 16th, 2010 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 16 (IANS) A giraffe-sized dinosaur, previously thought to be too heavy to fly, virtually pole-vaulted over its own wings to be airborne, scientists said.Mark Witton, palaeontologist from the University of ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Zoya Akhtar urged to drop bull run scenes from her film


November 1st, 2010 - 1:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 1 (IANS) Indian filmmaker Zoya Akhtar has been asked to remove scenes capturing Spain's famous running of the bulls from her upcoming film "Zindagi Milegi Na Dobara".Spanish-American actress Charo ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Robert Pattinson: Sexiest Man of 2010


October 22nd, 2010 - 2:14 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 22, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): It is not for anything that girls of all ages have fallen hook line and sinker for the 'Twilight' star. If looks could kill then Robert ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Ants really do scare elephants


September 3rd, 2010 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 3 (ANI): They may be tiny, but ants can bring giant elephants down to their knees, according to a new study that reveals that elephants in the savannah have good ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Pattinson named world’s sexiest man


August 20th, 2010 - 12:32 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 19 (IANS) "Twilight" hunk Robert Pattinson has been named the world's sexiest man. Pattinson has topped Glamour's 50 Sexiest Men poll for the second year running, after fighting off stiff competition ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Fabled Bigfoot on verge of discovery, claims expert


June 18th, 2010 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 18 (ANI): Bigfoot expert Billy Willard says he is on the verge of discovering the most fabled of cryptozoic beasts.According to Willard, the last decade has witnessed 14 Bigfoot sightings ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Inter-group terrorists’ collaboration on the rise in Pakistan


June 1st, 2010 - 12:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 1 (ANI): The Ahmedi mosques massacre in Lahore has exposed the disturbing trend of growing inter-group cooperation amongst various terrorist outfits.While authorities have maintained that the Taliban are behind ... Read more...

Posted in World |

2003 Monaco GP 180mph crash taught me how to tame racing car beasts: Button


May 27th, 2010 - 4:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 27(ANI): Reigning Formula One champion Jenson Button has revealed that the unforgettable experience of surviving a 180mph smash in 2003 taught him never to take the ferocity of the racing ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Ian McKellen’s zombie drama in Cannes


May 14th, 2010 - 12:35 am ICT by IANS
London, May 13 (IANS) Veteran actor Ian McKellen is starring in a low-budget British zombie costume drama, which will be showcased at the Cannes Film Festival. The actor is a narrator and one ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Over 300 sex monsters on the loose in the UK


April 26th, 2010 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.26 (ANI): Over 300 convicted sex beasts are on the run across Britain, a Sun investigation has revealed.They include paedophiles and rapists considered so dangerous that police are supposed to ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Movie Review: How To Train A Dragon(2010)


April 17th, 2010 - 12:48 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 17, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):How To Train a Dragon-Great fun rideRating: 3.5 out of 5*Starring: Featuring voices of Jay Baruchel, Gerard Butler, America Ferrera, Jonah Hill, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Kristen WiigDirectors: Chris Sanders ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Tiny dinos died after falling into 160-mln-yr-old deep footprints of larger beasts


February 3rd, 2010 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, February 3 (ANI): A rare fossil haul of feathered dinosaurs in a 160-million-year-old marsh in China suggests that they perished after falling into the deep muddy footprints of larger beasts.According to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Don’t blame RAW for ghastly attacks, identify beasts within: Pak Editorial


December 6th, 2009 - 4:36 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec.6 (ANI): An editorial in one of Pakistan's most famous English dailies, while severely denouncing Friday's suicide attack on a mosque in Rawalpindi, has said that it is time that leaders ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Sophisticated hunters not to blame for driving mammoths to extinction


November 23rd, 2009 - 3:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 23 (ANI): In a new research, scientists have determined that sophisticated hunters cannot be blamed for driving mammoths to extinction, as these creatures and other giant ice-age mammals faced extinction ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

No talks with ‘beast’ extremists: Gilani


November 17th, 2009 - 4:24 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov.17 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has ruled out talks with extremists, saying the South Waziristan operation would be taken to its conclusive end.Speaking in the National Assembly, ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Ice cream maker jets in Italian tenor to sing to cows to get creamier milk!


May 16th, 2009 - 4:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 16 (ANI): Ice cream maker Frank Frederick has jetted in an Italian opera tenor to serenade his herd of cows, hoping they will produce creamier milk.Frederick, who is re-launching a ... Read more...

Posted in World |

37,000-year-old baby mammoth discovered


May 3rd, 2009 - 3:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 3 (ANI): The secrets of now extinct ice age beasts have been revealed after the discovery of a body of a 37,000-year-old baby mammoth.The perfectly preserved frozen body was found ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Giant Pterosaurs were too heavy to fly, says scientist


April 29th, 2009 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 29 (ANI): A new study has suggested that animals heavier than 41 kilograms with wingspans greater than 16.7 feet wouldn't be able to flap fast enough to stay aloft, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Hunters begin search for Russian Yeti


February 19th, 2009 - 6:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 19 (ANI): Hunters are tracking a family of Yetis after reports that the creatures are living in a mountain cave complex in a Russian town.According to a report in ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Humans may reach ”top of the shark menu” if fishing is not controlled, says expert


January 12th, 2009 - 7:08 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Jan 12 (ANI): If fishing in Australian waters is not brought under control, humans might soon be heading the menu for sharks, according to a shark expert.Vic Hislop has warned ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Karl Lagerfeld defends fur industry


January 4th, 2009 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 4 (ANI): Chanel designer Karl Lagerfeld has defended the fur industry saying ''beasts'' in the wild would "kill us if they could."The 75-year-old mogul said in a radio interview ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Nieces rape allegations against own dad couldve nailed British Fritzl years ago


December 1st, 2008 - 5:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 1 (ANI): In a rather horrific turn of events, evidence has emerged, which show that authorities should have probed the misdeeds of British Fritzl long back.The 56-year-old monster, nicknamed ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Real-life African Mowglis friends in pics were tame animals


November 17th, 2008 - 11:43 am ICT by ANI
London, November 17 (ANI): Eighteen-year-old Tippi Degre might have been called the real-life African Mowgli after extraordinary pictures showing her playing with an elephant, leopard, and ostrich appeared in the media ... Read more...

Posted in National |

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