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Sparrows twittering louder to be heard

April 3rd, 2012 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 3 (IANS) Sparrows are twittering louder to be heard above the cacophony of car horns and engine rumbles in a cityscape, says a new study.Just as we raise ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Bieber reveals his new tattoo

May 26th, 2011 - 7:04 am ICT by IANS
London, May 26 (IANS) Teen pop sensation Justin Bieber has revealed a new tattoo under his left armpit, which reportedly means Jesus.The design is thought to be the Bieber's second ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Oz birds lure mates with ’scary movie effect’

January 19th, 2011 - 6:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 19 (ANI): Have your ever used a horror film to bring your date closer? Well, a new study has revealed that Australian birds use the same 'scary movie effect' to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Assam celebrates Bihu festival with bonfires, bird fights (Lead)

January 15th, 2011 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
Hajo (Assam), Jan 15 (IANS) For a prize comprising traditional bell metal utensils, up to 200 birds and their owners were locked in a bitter fight Saturday -- an event that marks ... Read more...

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Justin Bieber gets a tattoo on his hips

May 20th, 2010 - 10:33 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sydney, May 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Teen sensation Justin Bieber has got a tattoo on his hips. The tattoo is of a small bird in flight. There are reports that the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

‘3 Idiots’ UAV attracts eyeballs at DefExpo

February 18th, 2010 - 4:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) An unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) that featured in the Aamir Khan starrer "3 Idiots" has been drawing considerable eyeballs at the DefExpo 2010 land and naval ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

The World’s Least-Known Bird

January 19th, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez 19 Jan, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In 2007, the large-billed reed warbler was referred as the 'world's least known bird.' The bird is soon going to lose the title as some ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Bird fights, bonfire, feasting on Bhogali Bihu in Assam

January 14th, 2010 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
By Syed Zarir Hussain Hajo (Assam) Jan 14 (IANS) For a trophy and cash reward of Rs.2,001, up to 400 birds and their owners are locked in a bitter fight -- an ... Read more...

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Flapping ‘nano’ aircraft takes off successfully without using wires

August 14th, 2009 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 14 (ANI): The smallest ever free-flying aircraft to hover and climb with flapping wings has taken off successfully without the aid of wires.The aircraft was tested at aerospace firm Aeronvironment ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Oh, where have all the sparrows gone? (Feature)

February 15th, 2009 - 11:13 am ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Feb 15 (IANS) William Wordsworth's "vision of delight", in his poem "The Sparrow's Nest", has almost gone missing from our lives as sparrows have long since stopped building nests in our ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Sonam Kapoor gorged on street food while shooting ‘Delhi-6′

February 12th, 2009 - 9:45 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 12 (IANS) Golgappas, chhole bhature and non-vegetarian delicacies from popular eatery Karim's - star kid Sonam Kapoor gorged on all this and more while shooting for her forthcoming film ... Read more...

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Intoxicated birds fight as part of Bihu in Assam

January 15th, 2009 - 11:29 am ICT by IANS
Hajo (Assam), Jan 15 (IANS) Over 300 intoxicated bulbul birds fought one another so that their cheering owners could win a trophy and cash, as spectators crowded this village to watch this ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

4 million toppling dominoes set new world record

November 20th, 2008 - 12:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 19 (ANI): Dominoes fans rejoiced as they set a new world record by toppling four million pieces in two hours.The aphorism patience is a virtue couldnt be, perhaps, more ... Read more...

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