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  • KISS rockers Peter Gabriel, Cat Stevens inducted by Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 11-04-2014 12:22 PM

    New York: Flamboyant rockers KISS and British singer-songwriters Peter Gabriel and Cat Stevens were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on Thursday, but, as they had vowed, the four original members of KISS did not perform. The 1970s shock-rockers known for their outrageous costumes and makeup and...
  • Watch out world, Grumpy Cat has hit 'terrible twos' 06-04-2014 10:21 AM

    New York: The top dog in Internet cat stardom, known for her downward smile and bugged-out baby blues, spent her birthday Friday touring New York City with an entourage worthy of Hollywood. And Hollywood is where the funny-looking feline is bound, with a movie project in the works to add...
  • Photos: Are you a cat lover? You need to visit London's cat cafe 29-03-2014 11:10 AM

    People like coffee and people love cats so together they make the paws that refresh at a London cat cafe that is so popular it's booked out until June. Lady Dinah's Cat Emporium on the fringe of London's financial district is cashing in on an idea first popularised in Japan...
  • 'How to Poo on a Date', a book on awkward dating problem gets odd book award 21-03-2014 04:28 PM

    A tongue-in-cheek book that purports to deal with an awkward but critical issue, 'How to Poo on a Date', scooped an award for the Oddest Book Title of the Year on Friday. The winner of the Diagram Prize, awarded annually since 1978 and based on a public vote since 2000,...
  • Aggressive cat weighing 10 kgs holds family hostage in a bedroom, forces them to call 911 12-03-2014 01:17 PM

    A 22-pound cat named Lux reportedly attacked a 7-month-old baby and then held the family hostage in a bedroom, leading to a frantic 911 call, according to media reports. The baby's father kicked Lux after it scratched the baby in the forehead. A police report stated that the furious cat...
  • MBA still most preferred postgraduate course choice in India 23-02-2014 05:10 PM

    Master of Business Administration (MBA) is the most preferred post-graduate course choice in India, especially in metro cities, says a survey by university search engine IndiaCollegeSearch. Most of the undergraduates try to grab an MBA degree as the qualification holds a lot of promise and importance. Moreover, many believe that...
  • 'The Dalai Lama's Cat and the Art of Purring' is definite winner 17-02-2014 04:47 PM

    David Michie has written several books on Buddhism, with his primary focus being the hectic urban brigade, and those who would like to know more about the concepts behind this spiritual practice. His books have been very successful, and have explained Buddhism in a relatable, practical manner. The Dalai Lama's...
  • What is a Lykoi cat? People are trying to breed a cat that looks like a wolf! 15-02-2014 02:37 PM

    This is a video of a Lykoi kitten. A few of these cats have popped up over the years, but this is the first time an effort is being made to create a breed. Lykoi comes from the Greek word for wolf. ...
  • Watch this cat go berserk when his owner puts his feet on the sofa 12-02-2014 12:08 PM

    'How many times do I have to tell you not to put socks on the sofa?!?' ...
  • At 36 pounds, is this cat named 'Meatball' in an Arizona shelter the world's fattest? 01-02-2014 01:14 PM

    Phoenix: An Arizona animal shelter has a rather large cat on its hands. The Maricopa County Animal Care and Control recently received a 36-pound cat at one of its shelters in the Phoenix area. The cat named 'Meatball' is temporarily staying in an office at the shelter because he's too...
  • Love and remembrance in Suniti Namjoshi’s Suki 21-01-2014 05:35 PM

    Suniti Namjoshi is an acclaimed writer with over 30 titles to her credit, and she weaves the magic yet again with her new novel, Suki. Published by Zubaan, in collaboration with Viking, an initiative of the Penguin Group, the novel explores the beautiful relationship between the narrator, and her cat,...
  • Cats don't have owners, they have staff: If you have a cat, or a dog, you will love this face-off 21-01-2014 11:41 AM

    Who makes a better pet? A cat or a dog? Well, there's nothing one can say to put this debate to rest. Cat lovers and dog lovers will continue to argue that their choice of pet is far better than the other. While dog owners believe dogs are loyal and...
  • Guddu, India's longest surviving tiger dies at 26 at Kanpur Zoo 16-01-2014 02:41 PM

    The oldest tiger living in a captive environment, 26-year-old Guddu, died at the Kanpur zoo in Uttar Pradesh late Wednesday night, officials said. The death of the royal Bengal tiger came as a shock to the Kanpur zoo management, which was planning to seek Guddu's entry in the Guinness World...
  • CAT 2013 results declared 14-01-2014 11:35 AM

    New Delhi: The results to Common Admission Test (CAT) 2013 have been declared. Candidates can check their result by logging on to the official website of CAT, http://www.cat2013.iimidr.ac.in. The result is also being distributed by the National Informatics Centre. More than one lakh aspirants appeared for the entrance test held...
  • CAT 2013 results to be declared today 14-01-2014 07:38 AM

    The Common Admission Test results for admission to the Indian Institute of Management and other business schools is likely to be declared on Tuesday. To check the results, one can log on to the official website of CAT, http://www.cat2013.iimidr.ac.in/ from 9AM onwards. The results will also be distributed by the...
  • Drones to keep watch on tigers and poachers at Panna Tiger reserve 11-01-2014 12:07 AM

    In a first, unmanned aerial surveillance planes- drones, have been deployed in the Panna Tiger Reserve to keep a tab on the movement of tigers and other animals and to keep an eye on poachers. Poachers had virtually wiped out the big cat population in the reserve a few years...
  • US man accused of baking, skinning pet cat 10-01-2014 02:31 PM

    Chicago: In a gruesome case in the US, a man has been accused of skinning and baking his pet cat because he wanted to try cooking it with onions. Cody Alexander Mann, 28, of Minnesota who has a history of drug abuse and mental illness, was taken into custody and...
  • Dell Latitude 6430u owners complain their laptops smell of cat urine 01-11-2013 04:40 PM

    New York: A noxious feline odour has some Dell customers caterwauling. People who own Dell Latitude 6430u laptops are complaining that their pricey new computers are emitting a smell similar to cat urine. Some of them said on the company's online customer forums that the odour seems to be coming...
  • Cats, an instant mood lifter for Katy Perry 26-10-2013 05:18 PM

    Los Angeles: Singer Katy Perry's glum mood was turned into a cheerful one when her team found a cat in nearby area and gave it to her. Perry, who has always expressed her love for cats, was amused after playing with the animal. "Katy is a cat fanatic. She absolutely...
  • Last minute tips for CAT 2013 17-10-2013 01:22 PM

    So far, we have looked at various aspects related to MBA Entrance Tests - which exams to write, how to prepare for the last few weeks, how to improve on various areas etc. Now, as we enter the last lap of our preparation, we look at two aspects - crucial...
  • Slowdown makes students jittery, CAT applications at a 5-year low 16-10-2013 08:40 AM

    New Delhi: The Common Admission Test (CAT) begins on Wednesday and will continue through the month. This year only 1.9 lakh students have registered to take the test, which is a 5-year low. Chakra Joshi, a Bsc Computer Science student, was preparing for the CAT - a ticket to the...
  • Iran to send another monkey into space: Report 13-10-2013 07:21 PM

    Tehran: An Iranian newspaper is reporting that the Islamic Republic plans to send another monkey into space within a month. A report on Sunday in the conservative daily Jomhuri Eslami quotes the deputy head of Iran's space agency, Hamid Fazeli, as saying the planned launch is part of the country's...
  • Making the most of the last 3 weeks before CAT 26-09-2013 01:14 PM

    With less than 3 weeks to go for CAT which begins on 16th Oct, every aspirant wants to make the most of the time so as to optimize her prospects in CAT. And in the flurry of things, we want to do we often end up inundated with thoughts/directions we...
  • Target MBA - 2013: Methods to Building Concepts 12-09-2013 02:21 PM

    With just about 40 days to go for CAT which marks the start of the MBA entrance test season, your Prep needs to necessarily cater to two objectives: Building concepts and Optimising test performance. Clearly, conceptual clarity would have implications for performance during the tests by way of question selection,...
  • 50-year-old man arrested for beating a cat to death 31-08-2013 06:58 AM

    A footpath dweller was on Friday arrested on the charge of beating a cat to death in Bhawanipur area in the southern part of the city. Santosh Gurung (50) was arrested on the basis of a police complaint filed by a local woman on August 15. Gurung, who allegedly killed...
  • CAT 2013 registration begins today; exams to be conducted over 20 days 05-08-2013 11:45 AM

    New Delhi: The Indian Institutes of Management opened the registration window of the Common Entrance Test (CAT 2013) on Monday. The registration window will be open from August 5 to September 26, 2013. This year the CAT aspirants can also buy vouchers online directly from IIMs. CAT 2013 will be...
  • Probe begins into alleged tampering of CAT 2012 results 29-06-2013 10:55 AM

    Kozhikode: Police have registered a case and seized a computer hard disc from the Indian Institute of Management (IIM)-Kozhikode in connection with the alleged tampering of results of the Common Admission Test (CAT) held in October-November, 2012 year by all the IIMs in the country. The investigations with regard to...