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Boxing coach held with 3 leopard skins


May 5th, 2012 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) A 22-year-old boxing coach from Himachal Pradesh who along with his associates allegedly killed more than 10 leopards for their skin in the last five ... Read more...

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Polar bears losing fur from mystery illness


April 11th, 2012 - 9:49 am ICT by IANS
London, April 11 (IANS) Polar bears in Alaska have been seen with missing patches of fur, and reports say it may be due to a "mystery illness" related to the ... Read more...

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Pennsylvanian couple claims to have caught a purple squirrel


February 10th, 2012 - 11:59 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Pennsylvania, Feb 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A Pennsylvanian couple claims to have caught a purple colored squirrel in their own backyard. Percy Emert and his wife Connie set up a trap to ... Read more...

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Britain’s biggest dog Samson has a broken toe


December 21st, 2011 - 9:46 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Dec 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Samson, regarded as the biggest dog in Britain, has broken its toe. The animal broke the toe after it reportedly hit it on a pavement. The ... Read more...

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Stephen Fry backs campaign to save tiger


November 28th, 2011 - 9:04 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 28 (IANS) Actor Stephen Fry has urged his fans to back a campaign to stop the trade of tiger skins in China.The 54-year-old has joined comedian Ricky ... Read more...

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PETA is unhappy with Mario as he wears a Tanooki suit


November 16th, 2011 - 11:40 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Nov 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) PETA is criticizing Mario for wearing tanooki! The game character returns in Super Mario 3D Land wearing tanooki.PETA - People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals ... Read more...

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McCartney gets puppies’ photo as wedding gift


October 18th, 2011 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANS) An Indian organisation that works for animals has gifted a photograph of two puppies to the recently-married Beatles legend Paul McCartney and New York ... Read more...

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Mccartney to launch eco-friendly sunglasses


October 18th, 2011 - 10:04 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 18 (IANS) Fashion designer Stella McCartney will launch a line of eco-friendly sunglasses next year.The British designer, who is a vegetarian and refuses to use leather or fur ... Read more...

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Now, cats that glow in the dark


September 12th, 2011 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 12 (IANS) Scientists in New York have created cats that glow green in the dark, a media report said Monday.A gene from a fluorescent jellyfish was inserted into ... Read more...

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Dog, allergic to grass, wears boots


July 2nd, 2011 - 4:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 2 (IANS) A dog in Britain suffers from a rare allergy to grass and has to wear special boots to walk in the park.Eight-year-old Jaxs - a Jack ... Read more...

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Iggy Pop, Ke$ha slam ’sick and barbaric’ killing of seals in PETA ad


April 15th, 2011 - 7:16 pm ICT by ANI
New York , Apr 15 (ANI): American singer Iggy Pop along with rocker Ke$ha and People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) have joined forces against the killing of Canadian seals.The ... Read more...

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Padma Lakshmi dons yummy mummy look for stroll with daughter in NY


April 4th, 2011 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 4 (ANI): Former model-turned-TV host Padma Lakshmi was spotted donning a yummy mummy look for a stroll with her one-year-old daughter in New York.Krishna Thea watched the bustling traffic of ... Read more...

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Polar bear Knut to become world’s most famous stuffed animal


March 24th, 2011 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 24 (ANI): Knut, the polar bear who was born and bred in captivity at the Berlin Zoological Garden, may soon become world's most famous stuffed animal.German zookeepers have said they ... Read more...

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Larry the ratcatcher at Downing Street shows no interest in rodents


February 28th, 2011 - 3:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 28 (ANI): The newly appointed rat catcher at Number 10, Downing Street, is said to show no interest at all in rodents and is spending most of his time curled ... Read more...

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Male monkeys who wash with their own urine ‘are sexually attractive’


February 25th, 2011 - 11:23 am ICT by ANI
London, Feb 25 (ANI): A study has discovered that an odd habit amongst Capuchin monkeys, who urinate onto their hands then rub their urine over their bodies into their fur, do it ... Read more...

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Video shows Chinese man skinning dog on roadside


February 16th, 2011 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, Feb 16 (IANS) A video has been posted on Chinese websites that shows a man using a knife to skin a golden retriever dog on a busy street in Shanghai, which ... Read more...

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Padma Lakshmi bonds with daughter amid bitter custody battle with ex


February 8th, 2011 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 08 (ANI): Top Chef host Padma Lakshmi stepped out with her 11-month-old daughter for lunch in New York amid an increasingly bitter custody battle with her former lover Adam Dell.Dressed ... Read more...

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Joss Stone bares for bears in PETA ad to protest MoD using fur for hats


February 7th, 2011 - 12:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 7 (ANI): Singer Joss Stone has posed naked in a PETA ad to protest against UK's Ministry of Defence killing bears to use their fur for hats.Regiments of the Queen's ... Read more...

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Heidi Klum’s protege bares all in racy anti-fur ad for PETA


February 5th, 2011 - 6:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 5 (ANI): German supermodel Heidi Klum's protege, who was second runner-up in Germany's Next Top Model, has bared all in a racy ad for PETA's latest campaign.The black-and-white poster ... Read more...

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Heidi Klum’s protege appears in anti-fur ad for PETA


February 5th, 2011 - 5:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 5 (ANI): German supermodel Heidi Klum's protege has appeared in a racy ad for PETA, as the face of its latest campaign.The black-and-white poster shows Hana Nitsche, 25, posing ... Read more...

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MTV won’t modify the “Skins” plot!


January 27th, 2011 - 11:06 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
January 27, 2011 (Sampurn Wire): MTV’s war against the rest of the society has been going on since it declared that it will air an adaptation of the controversial teen television ... Read more...

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Kim Kardashian defies gravity as she steps out sans bra in transparent top


January 19th, 2011 - 3:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 19 (ANI): Socialite Kim Kardashian left little to imagination when she stepped out without a bra in a transparent top in New York.The reality star, who insists she hasn't had ... Read more...

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Beauty queen Natalie Mitchell blames ex-fans for acid attack on her cat


January 4th, 2011 - 9:18 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Jan 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Miss Grenada Commonwealth 2010, Natalie Mitchell, believes that the recent attack on her cat was the work of her ex-fans who find themselves on collision course with ... Read more...

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Pamela Anderson named PETA’s person of the year


January 1st, 2011 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 1 (IANS) "Baywatch" beauty Pamela Anderson has been named the person of the year by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) for her tireless work to end ... Read more...

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Pamela Anderson is PETA’s Person of the Year


January 1st, 2011 - 2:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 1 (ANI): The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animal (PETA) has awarded model-actress Pamela Anderson their Person of the Year award for 2010.The organization on Friday recognized ... Read more...

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Dead Mouse Found in Woman’s ‘Healthy Living’ Chips


December 10th, 2010 - 11:33 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Dec 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) When Becky Cooke first poured the Healthy Living Chips from the bag onto a pan to cook, she thought one of them, the small, dark colored one, was ... Read more...

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Was Kim Kardashian’s Cleopatra Look A Success Or Failure?


November 18th, 2010 - 7:37 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
It is true that whatever Kim Kardashian has done has always been hot news for the media, so this time too there was no breaking the norm. But most of her ... Read more...

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PETA urges Victoria to shun reptile skins


October 21st, 2010 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 21 (IANS) Singer-turned-fashion designer Victoria Beckham has been approached by the animal rights organisation PETA to reconsider using reptile skin in her new handbag collection.Victoria has created several different ... Read more...

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PETA invites Gaga to explain her ‘meat dress’


October 1st, 2010 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 1 (IANS) Pop star Lady Gaga, who wore a meat dress at the MTV Video Music Awards, has been invited for dinner by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals' ... Read more...

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Man Discovers Dead Mouse In Bread


September 29th, 2010 - 7:36 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
September 29, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Stepehen Forse, a man from Kidlington, Oxfordshire was making sandwiches for his kids when he found a dead mouse in the bread ... Read more...

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Dead Mouse Found In Loaf Of Bread!


September 29th, 2010 - 7:16 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Sep 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It was rather a shocking discovery by Stephen Forse, who one fine day apparently discovered a 'dead mouse' in a loaf of bread. Stephen Forse said ... Read more...

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The Police Force Of Buffalo Detect A Breathing Cat Undergoing ‘Marination’ Within An Automobile’s Trunk


August 12th, 2010 - 1:18 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Washington, August 11, 2010 (Just Flashed): The police personnel of Buffalo in New York have asserted that a traffic stop by them resulted in the leveling of charges of brutality against animals ... Read more...

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‘Real Housewives of New York’ star Bethenny Frankel upsets GLAAD officials


August 6th, 2010 - 8:27 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Aug 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Bethenny Frankel who is famous for starring in 'Real Housewives of New York City' and 'Bethenny Gets Married' is reported to have angered the pro gay ... Read more...

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Katy Perry suffers from obsessive-compulsive disorder


August 5th, 2010 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 5 (ANI): Katy Perry has admitted that she suffers from obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), a condition that can cause people to become upset when their routine is disturbed.And the ... Read more...

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‘Disappointed’ Pammie calls Janet Jackson ‘greedy’ over fur campaign


July 28th, 2010 - 4:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 28 (ANI): Pamela Anderson has said that she is 'disappointed' by Janet Jackson's move to sign up as the new face of a fur firm, and has called the singer ... Read more...

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