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Swine flu kills pigs in Manipur border town

An outbreak of swine flu in Moreh, a town along the Manipur-Myanmar border, has killed several pigs.

Believe it or not, now pigs to predict Britain's EU referendum vote

Believe it or not, now pigs to predict Britain's EU referendum vote

According to a media report, the pigs of Pennywell Farm in Devon had successfully predicted the outcome of Britain's national election last year.

Scientists grow human organs inside pigs to tackle organ shortage!

The embryos are being allowed to mature for 28 days in the sows before terminating the pregnancies for analysis.

Robot surgeon stitches tissue without help from human doctors – Watch!

Robot surgeon stitches tissue without help from human doctors – Watch!

The Smart Tissue Autonomous Robot (STAR) can perform complex surgery as well, and in some cases better than human surgeons.

Gene editing technique may help in pig-to-human organ transplant

The CRISPR-Cas9 technique is a powerful method for editing genes, and it could help make pig organs safe to use in humans.

Scare for Pranab jet as pigs invade runway; govt seeks report

In a serious safety breach, Nagpur airport runway was intruded by a drove of pigs when President Pranab Mukherjee's jumbo Boeing 737 was taxiing towards the runway after landing on Monday, prompting the Civil Aviation Ministry to seek a report.