Cat

  • Snapshot: Grumpy Cat's Hollywood debut is here, and it's everything you wanted it to be 5 days ago

    Take a bow, Tardar Sauce. The morose-looking feline meme sensation became quite a celebrity in 2012. Now, it is ready for its Hollywood debut. The film, titled, 'Grumpy Cat's Worst Christmas Ever' is now being shot. Will old Grumps live up to his name? Or will he actually get to...
  • Eight lives left; Utah cat revived after rescue from inside wall August 22, 2014

    A Utah cat has used up one of its nine lives after it was discovered near death and trapped in a wall of an empty house that was listed for sale. Named "Lazarus" by staff at the Utah Humane Society, the 4-year-old male Lynx Point and Siamese mix was found...
  • 'Ball of fury' cat traps California mother, daughter for hours: report August 15, 2014

    A family cat turned into a "ball of fury" and trapped a California woman and her daughter in a bedroom for hours, forcing them to dial 911 so police could coax the feline from the house, local media said Thursday. Broadcaster KGTV-TV said the unnamed woman and her adult daughter telephoned...
  • CAT 2014: Students to get 30 minutes more to attempt questions July 29, 2014

    Candidates appearing for the Common Admission Test (CAT) for entrance to IIMs and other prestigious business schools on November 16 and 22 will get 30 minutes more as number of questions will be more this time. "Earlier, candidates appearing for CAT were getting 140 minutes to solve the paper, but now...
  • Watch: This disabled kitten learning to walk is the most heart-warming thing you will see today July 16, 2014

    This kitten was disabled at birth. Over the next few weeks as it grew, it learned to walk with the help of a wheel-chair contraption. And then when it got more confident, it took its first faltering steps. See the tiny thing's progress as it learns to walk and run....
  • Scared owners lock themselves in the bedroom, call 911, as pet cat "freaked out" on them July 11, 2014

    Kush the cat was quarantined in central Florida after her owner called 911 over the weekend for help, saying the ferocious feline had her trapped in her home. "I can't get out. She's got us trapped in our bedroom," Teresa Gregory, 50, told the emergency police dispatcher, according to the record...
  • 4-year-old cat 'freaked out' its owners after it went berserk, forcing its owners to call 911 for help July 10, 2014

    Deland, Fla.: A 4-year-old Russian blue cat named Kush is being quarantined after apparently going berserk inside a central Florida home, prompting its owners to call 911. Police say the feline scratched owners Teresa and James Gregory on their arms and legs Saturday, causing the couple to retreat to a bedroom,...
  • Photos: Gloomy eyes and a morose expression make the 'Purrmanently Sad Cat' the saddest cat on the internet July 6, 2014

    A new born kitten whose photos recently hit the internet has already become famous as the saddest car ever. Labelled as the 'Purrmanently Sad Cat', the little kitten is an adorable ball of fluff and has the gloomiest pair of eyes you'll ever see on a cat. When the picture...
  • Watch: At 5 inches tall, is this utterly adorable cat named Pixel the world's smallest? July 1, 2014

    Even if you aren't a cat lover, Pixel the teensy, teensy cat, is like an assault of cuteness on your senses. Pixel is 5 inches tall and is ready to be adjudged by the Guinness Book of Records as the world's smallest cat, the Daily Mirror reported. Pixel's mother Fizz...
  • Cat rides on investigation cop's back after a burglar reportedly broke into its house! June 25, 2014

    Portland, Ore.: The cat. In the bathroom. On the officer's shoulders? Nope, not a game of "Clue." But police say one orange tabby wanted to be closely involved when officers responding to a burglary report searched the cat's home in southeast Portland. Sgt. Pete Simpson says police were called Monday afternoon when...
  • Narendra Modi's security enhanced with special protocols May 11, 2014

    New Delhi: Security agencies tasked to secure BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi have deployed a "special security" protocol around him. Official sources said that as part of the special measures undertaken for securing the Gujarat Chief Minister during the over two-month long political campaign, the number of NSG 'black...
  • Definite proof that cats are trolls: Here's a video of a cat teasing another with a fishing line April 28, 2014

    Can you ever have enough of cat videos? Apparently not. Here's a cat trolling another with a fishing line. This is also proof of something you've always known. Cats are evil people pretending to be all fuzzy and adorable. Who knows what is going on in that mind? 'Hey, here's...
  • Watch: Cat cafe in New York for cat and coffee lovers April 26, 2014

    We have all heard about Mochaccinos and Cappuccinos, but what about cataccinos. At a cafe in New York, you can order just that. New York's cat cafe is now open for business. It's a place where cat and coffee lovers can talk cat health and learn about cat adoption with...
  • KISS rockers Peter Gabriel, Cat Stevens inducted by Rock and Roll Hall of Fame April 11, 2014

    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 hits...
  • Watch out world, Grumpy Cat has hit 'terrible twos' April 6, 2014

    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 to...
  • Photos: Are you a cat lover? You need to visit London's cat cafe March 29, 2014

    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 March 21, 2014

    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, beat...
  • Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif suspends three policemen after a cat ate one of his peacocks March 21, 2014

    Three policemen guarding Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's home in Raiwind have reportedly been suspended after a cat devoured one of his peacocks, the Pakistan Today reported. The dead peacock was found by a gardener on one of the lawns, where the birds roam freely, the report said. The report quoted one of...
  • Aggressive cat weighing 10 kgs holds family hostage in a bedroom, forces them to call 911 March 12, 2014

    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 started...
  • MBA still most preferred postgraduate course choice in India February 23, 2014

    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 acquiring...
  • 'The Dalai Lama's Cat and the Art of Purring' is definite winner February 17, 2014

    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! February 15, 2014

    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 February 12, 2014

    '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? February 1, 2014

    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 January 21, 2014

    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 January 21, 2014

    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 lovable,...
  • Guddu, India's longest surviving tiger dies at 26 at Kanpur Zoo January 16, 2014

    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 Records,...
  • CAT 2013 results declared January 14, 2014

    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 January 14, 2014

    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 National...