Chennai Super Kings beat Nashua Dolphins

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.

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Bo with ’star quality’ makes debut in White House

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.

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Meet the dog that ate clothes enough to fill a washing line

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.

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Mystery shrouds killing of 20 monkeys, Hindus up in arms in UP

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.

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Honda’s dog-friendly car comes as a blessing to pet owners

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.

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Insights into poisonous snakes diets may pave way for better anti-venoms

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.

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Obama Chia Pet pulled of shelves after complaints

CHICAGO - Drug store chain Walgreens has removed a Barack Obama version of the Chia Pet from its stores.

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Migratory birds exit Himachal’s Pong Dam wetlands

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.

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Frogs provide clues about alcohol’s effects during pregnancy

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.

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Thousands of rare dolphins sighted in Bay of Bengal

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).

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