Tempura for the early bird: Tokyo metro offers free food to reduce rush hour congestion
Around 7.2 million people use Tokyo's mammoth metro system every day.
Q3 early birds may have upset D-Street, but analysts say banks may still surprise
Higher credit growth, resilient NIMs and fall in slippages ...
Uber lays out its plan for long-term self-disruption
The company’s long-term goal is to let users book all transit within its app. It’s not t...
Friendly fraud: Facebook made millions by duping children
The social network orchestrated a multiyear effort that duped children and their parents.
Scientists unveil genome of India's national bird
Bhopal, June 4 (IANS/Mongabay .com) After a two-year-long effort, a team of researchers from IISER-Bhopal has been able to sequence the genome of India's national bird, the peacock (Pavo cristatus).
How did bird-like meat-eating dinosaurs lost their fingers?
Johannesburg, Aug 24 (IANS) An international team of paleontologists have found how a meat-eating species of dinosaurs, that share many similarities with birds, lost their fingers.
Angry Birds maker Rovio posts sharply lower quarterly profit
The company expects total sales of between 260 million euros and 300 million euros this year, against 297 million in 2017.
Head to the Western Ghats for fulfilling your bird watching dreams
The belt is home to numerous endemic species of birds, mammals and vegetation.
Check out some facts about the World Migratory Bird Day
For this year, the theme is “Unifying our Voices for Bird Conservation” — focusing on the need for people celebrating the day to communicate and learn from each other, across borders, within and between the world’s flyways.
Air India plane suffers bird hit while landing at Chennai airport
An Air India spokesperson said the plane suffered the bird hit while it was 400 feet above the ground near Chennai airport.
A delight for photography enthusiasts & nature lovers, Shrikanchan Sports Resort is the perfect winter getaway spot
The resort, nestled in Dapoli, a short getaway from Mumbai, occupies a pristine location.
First tree-dwelling birds went extinct with dinosaurs: Study
The asteroid that killed dinosaurs 66 million years ago, also led to the extinction of the first tree-dwelling birds, finds a study.The asteroid that crashed to Earth with a force one million times more than the largest atomic bomb decimated the planet's forests as well as its canopies.
Jet Airways' new 737 Max aircraft suffers bird hit
The Mumbai-Chennai flight had over 150 passengers on board. However, there were no reports of casualty due to the mishap.
Mumbai-bound Jet Airways flight suffers bird-hit
The Rajkot-Mumbai flight suffered a bird hit during take-off around 7:15 am, Rajkot Airport Director B K Das said.
Bird, the electric scooter startup, is said to draw an investment frenzy
Bird, an electric scooter startup, is raising $300 million in new funding that would value the company at $2 billion, according to three people with knowledge of the financing, who asked not to be identified because the proceedings were confidential.
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