19 Aug 2015
Pune: In a bizarre case, a parrot accused of 'hurling obscenities' at an octogenarian woman was summoned to a police station at Rajura in Maharashtra's Chandrapur district today after a complaint against its owner that he had allegedly tutored his caged pet to do so.
26 Jun 2015
Alibaug: A 42-feet-long blue whale, the largest extant animal and among the heaviest existing species on the earth, was washed ashore here and later succumbed to injuries.The marine mammal, weighing about 20 tonnes, was washed ashore following high tide at the Revdanda sea shore, about 20 kms from Alibaug in Maharashtra's Raigad district, on Wednesday.
29 Jun 2015
New Delhi: “A journey is best measured in friends, rather than miles,” quote by American travel writer Tim Cahill exactly fits for those who find sheer fun in exploring places more with their friends. India has numerous incredible places to explore and friends add a charm to the trips made.
12 Jan 2015
Manila: Commercial billboards with erotic images and highly emotive words distract drivers and may consequently lead to road accidents, says a new study.
07 Jan 2015
New York: Using a rear-facing car seat until a child is two years old reduces risk of serious injury but close to one-quarter of parents in US turn the seat around before their child is even a year old, shows a survey.
08 Aug 2014
Perth: Commuters in Perth pushed against a train to help a man trapped between a train and platform. People often come together for a good cause, and passengers travelling on the train saved the fellow passenger by tilting the train.
29 Dec 2014
Nashik: A Mumbai engineer and a cost accountant had a traditional marriage in the presence of their families atop the misty Mt. Kalsubai, Maharashtra's tallest peak.
29 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Hitting the road on your next trip? Whether its a fun ride with friends or a trip with the family, long hours behind the wheels can exhaust you easily. It is important to prepare for a long distance road trip to make your journey smooth and a memorable one.
15 Jan 2015
Washington: The world's oceans are now rising far faster than they did in the past, a new study says. The study found that for much of the 20th century until about 1990 sea level was about 30 percent less than earlier research had figured.
20 Nov 2014
Kolkata: Outside their protected areas, leopards often reside in human habitats, but avoid encounters with people, a new study shows. Some researchers radio-collared five leopards in Maharashtra and Himachal Pradesh, for the first time in India, and recorded their movement patterns in human-dominated areas outside their protected habitat.