Bird is the word for new-look Australia in Adelaide
CRICKET-AUSTRALIA-SMITH:Bird is the word for new-look Australia in Adelaide
Cricket-Bird is the word for new-look Australia in Adelaide
CRICKET-AUSTRALIA/SMITH (PIX):Cricket-Bird is the word for new-look Australia in Adelaide
World Penguin Day: Six lesser known facts about the popular birds
Oil spills kill over 20,000 adult & 22,000 juvenile Magellanic Penguins off...
Bird hits Jet Airways flight, 150 passengers stranded
The 9W 2423 flight from New Delhi-Khajuraho-Varanasi-New Delhi was unfit to fly, a Jet Airways official said.
‘Traffic noise may make birds more vulnerable to predators’
Using speakers set up near feeding platforms baited with bird seed, they recorded the birds’ responses to three different recordings - alarm calls alone, traffic noise alone and a combination of the two. More birds approached speakers when the researchers played alarm calls.
Birds with larger brains more likely to survive climate change
UK researchers found that birds living in harsh environments and habitats with an unpredictable climate, such as places where there are extreme fluctuations in weather from one year to the next, had larger brains relative to their body size.
Air India flight grounded in London after bird hit
"Due to the bird hit, the nose of the aircraft is damaged and also the radome. Flight is grounded in London and maintenance/repair work is going on," Air India said.
Coast Guard chopper makes emergency landing to avoid bird hit
There was no injury to the two occupants in the helicopter. However, the copter's under carriage was damaged during the landing, Coast Guard sources said.
Bird poaching in Chilika Lake
Around 40,000 birds of 60 different species have already descended in the blue lagoon of Chilika lake in Odisha. More birds are taking shelter in 15-59 sq km Nalabana bird sanctuary and Mangalajodi areas even as there are reports of bird poaching in the area
Birds prefer suburban gardens over city estates: Study
Birds prefer to fly between the gardens of leafy suburban neighbourhoods to visit feeders than city terraces or new-build estates, a ground-breaking study tracking the behaviour of hundreds of garden birds has found.
64 years after Air India's nationalisation, Tata Group looking at bid to fly its bird back home
Tata Sons set up Tata Airlines in 1932. JRD Tata, the legendary entrepreneur, himself flew the first flight between Karachi and Bombay.
Watch: When Ravindra Jadeja became a 'flying bird'
It was Jadeja's superb effort on the field that helped India bundle out the Australian team within 300 runs.
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