DURBAN - Parthiv Patel and Suresh Raina struck half-centuries as Chennai Super Kings (CSK) warmed up for the Indian Premier League with a 41-run victory over South African Twenty20 side Nashua Dolphins.
NEW YORK - Bo has finally made his debut. The new First Pet came out on the lawn with the Obamas to vow a pack of media.
LONDON - Vets who operated on a dog, named Bailey, were in for a surprise, for what they thought was a tumour turned out to be clothes in the pet’s stomach.
BULANDSHAHAR - Hindu activists are up in arms and have vowed not to rest until the culprits involved in the killing of 20 monkeys in Uttar Pradesh are arrested.
MELBOURNE - Wish to see your pet well secured in the car, and having car seats free of dog hair and slobber? Well, then Honda’s new ‘Element’ might be the your saviour.
LONDON - A study has revealed what a snake eats affects the strength of its venom, suggesting that anti-venom can be developed specific to a certain snake’s location or diet.
CHICAGO - Drug store chain Walgreens has removed a Barack Obama version of the Chia Pet from its stores.
PONG DAM - With the lengthening of daylight hours, thousands of migratory birds have left this wetland in Himachal Pradesh for their summer habitats north of the Himalayas.
WASHINGTON - Scientists have successfully used the African frog Xenopus as a tool to identify important clues about the effects of maternal consumption of alcohol in early pregnancy.
WASHINGTON - Thousands of rare dolphins have been sighted in the fresh waters off the Sundarbans and the Bay of Bengal, according to Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS).