18 Jan 2015
Kendrapara (Odisha): With 66 percent rise in the number of winter migratory birds, Bhitarkanika National Park has re-established its status as one of the prominent avian habitats in Odisha.
27 Jan 2015
Chennai: Southern actress Kajal Aggarwal is relieved that she has overcome her fear of birds thanks to the experience of shooting with them for upcoming Tamil film 'Maari'.
20 Nov 2014
Udaipur: A village in southern Rajasthan has scripted a heart warming conservation story by refusing to allow fishing or any other activity in two ponds, leaving them exclusively for birds, including migratory ones.
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.
31 Dec 2014
London: Drunk birds slur their words just like humans do when they are inebriated, a new study has found. Speech impairment is one of the most intriguing and least understood effects of alcohol on cognitive function, researchers said.
02 Jan 2015
Indore: Eight species of birds like francolins and quails are on the verge of extinction in the Malwa region, a recent study has revealed. The study carried out by the Madhya Pradesh Forest Department, has found shrinking habitat of these birds due to human intervention, as the major reason for the massive decline in their numbers.
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.
12 Dec 2014
London: A new study has suggested that birds use their heads to listen to the sounds coming from different angles as they do not have external ears.
15 Nov 2012
Migratory birds from far away countries have started arriving at Sukhna Wildlife Sanctuary in the district on their annual sojourn.