27 Oct 2014
Kohima: India's northeastern state of Nagaland is determined to provide sanctuary to Amur falcons, known to be one of the world's longest-distance migratory birds as they travel up to a staggering 22,000 km a year.
28 Mar 2014
Aska (Odisha): Dubbing Congress and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) as 'migratory birds' who visit Odisha only during elections, Biju Janata Dal (BJD) chief Naveen Patnaik said that both parties has all along ignored the interests of the state.
18 Oct 2014
Washington: Driven by a warming climate, birds typically found in more southerly regions are gradually pushing north, restructuring the communities of birds that spend their winter in northern latitudes, research has found.
27 Jan 2014
SEOUL: South Korea is expanding a poultry cull in a bid to contain the spread of bird flu that has been found on an increasing number of farms around the country and in migratory birds.
21 Jan 2014
SEOUL: South Korea is stepping up efforts to prevent the spread of bird flu ahead of the Lunar New Year holidays, after migratory birds were found to be infected with the same strain of the virus that hit poultry farms last week.
30 Sep 2014
London: The most comprehensive family tree of meat-eating dinosaurs ever created has enabled scientists to discover key details of how birds evolved from them.The study shows that the familiar anatomical features of birds - such as feathers, wings and wishbones - all first evolved piecemeal in their dinosaur ancestors over tens of millions of years.
03 Oct 2014
Delhi: 'Rockstar' Ranbir Kapoor, who underwent a minor surgery for adenoid tonsils recently, is now pepping up to spend some quality time with girlfriend Katrina Kaif. Both will be traveling in India and abroad for good 3 months for the shooting of Ranbir's home production 'Jagga Jasoos'.
15 Nov 2012
Migratory birds from far away countries have started arriving at Sukhna Wildlife Sanctuary in the district on their annual sojourn.
19 Sep 2014
London: The magnificent plumage of the peacock may not be quite the sacrifice to love that it appears to be, a new study on Indian peacocks has found.
10 Oct 2012
Migratory birds have begun arriving at Odisha's Chilika Lake. "We have spotted birds of different species in the sanctuary," DFO (wildlife) B P Acharya said. The wildlife division has taken steps to protect the feathered guests.