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Mystery behind cats, zebra stripes to be solved?


September 21st, 2012 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 21 (IANS) With the help of a newly-discovered animal gene, the US scientists appear to be closer to unravel the mystery behind origin of cats' stripes.The gene ... Read more...

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Amanda Seyfried loves taxidermy


March 11th, 2012 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, March 11 (IANS) Actress Amanda Seyfried finds taxidermy an amazing way to look after animals after they are dead.The 26-year-old is a huge fan of taxidermy and ... Read more...

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Britain to ban wild animals from circuses


March 1st, 2012 - 10:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 1 (IANS) Travelling circuses in Britain will be banned from using wild animals in their shows, a media report said Thursday.Ministers unveiled plans to outlaw the "outdated" practice ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Zoo seeks match for female zebras


March 1st, 2012 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 1 (IANS) The Prince of Wales zoo here has a new task cut out for itself - finding a matrimonial match for two of its female inmates - ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Hearst Zebras Killed by Angry Neighbors in California


January 14th, 2011 - 12:55 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Jan 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The three zebras which had been reported to have escaped from the Hearst Ranch located in California were shot and killed by neighboring ranchers who claimed that they ... Read more...

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Hearst zebras killed by angry neighbors


January 13th, 2011 - 9:13 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sacramento, Jan 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Angry ranchers in California have shot and killed three Hearst Ranch zebras which had escaped from the ranch.The ranchers who are all live in the same ... Read more...

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3 Striking But Fugitive Zebras Of The Renowned Hearst Ranch In California Killed By Enraged Neighbors


January 13th, 2011 - 9:07 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
January 13, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Three zebras that fled from the Hearst Ranch (HR) located in California were gunned down by the neighboring ranchers, who have asserted that the striking ... Read more...

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Hearst Zebras Killed By “Angry Neighbors”


January 13th, 2011 - 7:59 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Three zebras which escaped from the Hearst Ranch in California last week were shot to death by neighboring ranchers who claimed that the exotic animals were ... Read more...

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Why Alzheimer’s patients could forget that zebras have stripes


December 21st, 2010 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 21 (ANI): A normal person wouldn't forget that a zebra has stripes or that a giraffe has four legs because these are concepts related to semantic memory - something that ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Moscow Police Create Awareness Among Citizens Through Zebra Painted Horses


September 6th, 2010 - 8:45 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Sep 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The innovative police campaign to call attention to the importance of crosswalks, known as zebra crossing, grabbed eyeballs in Moscow, last Friday. The zebra painted horses ... Read more...

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World’s first stress vaccine on the anvil


August 2nd, 2010 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
Normal 0Melbourne, Aug 2 (ANI): Too tense with your life and looking for an appropriate stress buster? Well, drugs that helps zebras calm down after being chased by hungry lions ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Paris Hilton spots ‘tiger’ on safari


July 10th, 2010 - 4:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 10 (ANI): Paris Hilton has become the subject of ridicule after she tweeted that she spotted 'tigers' while on safari in South Africa.Hilton, 29, who has been in the ... Read more...

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Mugabe’s ‘Noah’s Ark’ gift to North Korea


May 19th, 2010 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 19 (ANI): Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has given a "Noah's Ark" gift to his North Korean counterpart Kim Jong-Il.In a bizarre experiment involving pairs of African animals, including elephants, ... Read more...

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Western styles merge with Indian crafts at Wills fashion show (With Images)


March 26th, 2010 - 12:45 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) Move over ethnic chic, the fashion high street is looking at smart western cuts for the autumn-winter season. The look at the the Wills ... Read more...

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New insight into horse evolution


December 11th, 2009 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 11 (ANI): Scientists studying ancient DNA from extinct horse species have discovered new evidence on the evolution of Equidae over the past 55 million years.The study was conducted by an ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Donkeys pose as zebras in a Gaza zoo


October 11th, 2009 - 11:54 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Gaza, Oct 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) There were two crowd-pulling zebras in the Marah Land Zoo, who unfortunately died of hunger. Since they were one of the main attractions of the zoo, which ... Read more...

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Ancient bones show evidence of world’s earliest ‘human’ infection


August 6th, 2009 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
"This is the most ancient case of an infectious disease in a hominin," said Ruggero D'Anastasio, a palaeoanthropologist at State University "Gabriele d'Annunzio" in Chieti, Italy, who diagnosed the skeleton with a ... Read more...

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Mallika Sherawat supports the IFFLA (Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles)


March 25th, 2009 - 6:54 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
For those curious to know what Mallika Sherawat has been upto – the sexy actress just recently attended a Wine-Tasting Luncheon on Mar 15 2009 at the Malibu Family Wines, Malibu, ... Read more...

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Prince Harry, girlfriends romantic dinner with zebras, crocs and locusts!


October 12th, 2008 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 12 (ANI): Prince Harry and girlfriend Chelsy Davy enjoyed a romantic dinner with a wild menu consisting of zebras, crocodiles, and wildebeest.The couple spent the evening having a merry ... Read more...

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How cells move to create patterns on a butterflys wings


June 22nd, 2008 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 22 (ANI): Johns Hopkins researchers say that they have discovered a gene that underpins the process of cell movement to create patterns like a zebras stripes, a seashells spirals, ... Read more...

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