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`Bee-harming` pesticides also hit bird populations: Study

`Bee-harming` pesticides also hit bird populations: Study

Last Updated: Thursday, July 10, 2014, 09:17

Already suspected of killing bees, so-called "neonic" pesticides also affect bird populations, possibly by eliminating the insects they feed upon, a Dutch study said on Wednesday.

Scientists identify world`s largest flying bird

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014, 11:50

A fossil found three decades ago in the US may have been the world`s largest ever flying bird, say researchers.

Environment Ministry panel to visit Okhla Bird Sanctuary area

Last Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014, 21:50

A panel constituted by the Environment Ministry is likely to visit Okhla Bird Sanctuary area next week as part of the Ministry`s efforts to demarcate the eco-sensitive zone around it.

Goa govt for zero buffer zone around Salim Ali bird sanctuary

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 11, 2014, 19:23

Goa government has urged the Union Environment Ministry to have a zero buffer zone around Salim Ali bird sanctuary in the State and simultaneously reduce the buffer area limit around remaining six wildlife sanctuaries.

Buyers have to wait for possession of Noida flats

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 11, 2014, 10:02

National Green Tribunal had said no completion certificate will be issued to projects within 10 km of the sanctuary.

Shailene Woodley says `it`s real to be naked while having sex` to defend nude scene

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 03, 2014, 14:22

Shailene Woodley defended her naked sex scene in the 2014 film `White Bird in a Blizzard`, saying that there was nothing wrong about it as "she gets naked in real life while having sex".

Eagles facing threat from diclofenac

Last Updated: Tuesday, May 27, 2014, 17:25

Steppe Eagles may soon disappear like vultures as the raptor species has been found to be under threat from killer veterinary drug diclofenac.

Kiwi not related to emu as previously believed

Last Updated: Saturday, May 24, 2014, 11:20

Australia can no longer lay claim to the origins of the iconic New Zealand kiwi following University of Adelaide research, which shows that the kiwi`s closest relative is not the emu as was previously thought.

New Zealand`s kiwi no Australian immigrant, but African

Last Updated: Friday, May 23, 2014, 18:08

New Zealanders were relieved Friday when new DNA research ruled out a connection between their iconic kiwi and birds native to rival Australia - but instead threw up an even bigger surprise as to the origins of the national mascot.

Flappy Bird may make 'updated' return in August

Last Updated: Thursday, May 15, 2014, 11:11

The creator of mobile gaming phenomenon Flappy Bird has revealed that the game will be making a return, potentially this August, in an updated version in which players will be able to compete with others in real time.

Learn Japanese from this bird, for free!

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 15:23

Enrolled in a Japanese learning course and yet to understand the nitty-gritty involved with the language? Learn it from a bird, instead!

15 Indian bird species among globally endangered

Last Updated: Saturday, April 19, 2014, 13:48

Fifteen Indian bird species are part of a list of avians which are evolutionarily distinct and globally endangered.