30 Aug 2014
New York: Birds have an innate ability to maneuver in mid-air, a talent that could have helped their ancestors learn to fly rather than fall from a perch, says a study.
29 Aug 2014
London: Gamblers show the same tendencies as pigeons when they make risky decisions, according to a new research which found that equivalent mental processes are driving this behaviour in birds and humans.
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 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Animal and bird activists on Monday demanded a ban on manjha - kite string made using broken-glass adhesive - arguing it led to the death of 15 birds here as people flew kites on the Independence Day.
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.
01 Aug 2014
Washington: Scientists have mapped how a group of fearsome, massive dinosaurs evolved and shrank to become the first birds.
15 Nov 2012
Migratory birds from far away countries have started arriving at Sukhna Wildlife Sanctuary in the district on their annual sojourn.
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.
12 Nov 2012
At least one lakh migratory birds from places as far as Siberia, Iran, Iraq and Afghanistan have arrived at Odisha's Chilika Lake India's largest brackish water lagoon.