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‘Spiritual’ Posh can’t travel anywhere without her crystals


February 16th, 2011 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 16 (ANI): Victoria Beckham has revealed that she can't travel anywhere without her crystals as she is 'very spiritual'.The former Spice Girl - who is pregnant ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

A fifth of world’s life at extinction risk


October 27th, 2010 - 10:58 am ICT by IANS
By Joydeep Gupta Nagoya (Japan), Oct 27 (IANS) A fifth of the world's mammals, birds, amphibians, reptiles and fishes are in imminent danger of going extinct, says this year's edition of the benchmark ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Footie fan tattoos his penis as tribute to Oz football club


September 24th, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sept 24 (ANI): A man from Australian is such a fan of the Collingwood football club that he has covered every inch of his body and even his penis with tattoos ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Like humans, magpies too ‘feel grief and hold funerals’


October 21st, 2009 - 4:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 21 (ANI): Magpies - usually seen as an aggressive predator - also have a tender side. They feel grief and even hold funeral-type gatherings for their fallen friends, an animal ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Saucy 60s postcards to raise thousands at auction


August 12th, 2009 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 12 (ANI): A set of 25 original saucy paintings, which were turned into politically incorrect postcards, is expected to fetch thousands at an auction.Measuring just over 10in by 7in, the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Gazza hits it off with Emma Kate Dawson after toon fan revelation


June 1st, 2009 - 6:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jun 1 (ANI): Retired English footballer Paul John Gascoigne a.k.a. Gazza is said to have hit it off with his Geordie girlfriend Emma Kate Dawson, after he discovered that she too ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Brit insurers paying out for sex toy theft claims


January 26th, 2009 - 7:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 26 (ANI): Bizarre as it may sound, an insurance company in the UK receives claims ranging from theft of sex toys and glasses stolen by a magpie to a ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

First bird may have heard like an emu


January 15th, 2009 - 3:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 15 (ANI): In a new research, scientists have found that the earliest known bird, the magpie-sized Archaeopteryx lithographica, was able to hear like a modern emu.According to a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Magpie Brown accused of stealing lines from Oz PMs speech


September 24th, 2008 - 12:06 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Sep 24 (ANI): British Prime Minister Gordon Brown has had to defend claims that he acted like a magpie by stealing lines from his Australian counterpart Kevin Rudd in a ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Dr Who’’s Daleks ”more familiar to kids than barn owl”


July 9th, 2008 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 9 (ANI): Children spend so little time outdoors, they are more likely to recognise fictitious ''Dr Who'' monsters like the Daleks than real life animals such as a barn ... Read more...

Posted in National |

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