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A 70 pounds coffee - made out of cat droppings

December 17th, 2011 - 11:08 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 17 (IANS) A cat eats ripe coffee cherries but cannot digest the hard seeds. Later, a cup of coffee -- famous for a rich, frothy flavour -- is ... Read more...

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Rare mammal rescued from Jamia campus

April 30th, 2011 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 30 (IANS) A rare Small Indian Civet was recovered from the campus of the Jamia Millia Islamia here, an official said Saturday.Civet, an endangered species under the ... Read more...

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Corbett Park reopens for public

October 16th, 2009 - 3:26 pm ICT by ANI
Ramnagar, Oct 16 (ANI): The Jim Corbett National Park reopened for public after four-months long break during the monsoon.On its reopening, the wildlife warden of the sanctuary permitted only day-long visit and ... Read more...

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World Bank team visits Jim Corbett Park

March 2nd, 2009 - 8:07 pm ICT by ANI
Nainital, Mar 2 (ANI): A World Bank team visited Jim Corbett Park to explore way to conserve the fast depleting population of tigers.The four-member team visited the park under the Global ... Read more...

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Rare albino palm civet seized, handed over to Lucknow zoo

August 30th, 2008 - 3:00 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 30 (IANS) A rare albino palm civet that was seized with the arrest of two smugglers in Uttar Pradesh has been handed over to the Lucknow zoo, officials said here ... Read more...

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Bird flu kills four endangered civets in Vietnam

March 11th, 2008 - 3:08 pm ICT by admin
DPA Hanoi, March 11 (DPA) Bird flu has killed four endangered civets in northern Vietnam in the first confirmed cases of H5N1 virus infection in the species, officials said Tuesday. Four Owston's palm ... Read more...

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