Culling

  • Assam: Bird flu alert, culling of birds likely 20-09-2011 12:43 PM

    Guwahati: An alert has been sounded across Assam following detection of bird flu virus in Dhubri district, a top police official said on Saturday. A Bhopal-based forensic laboratory confirmed that the samples sent to it for testing was positive and the district administration has taken steps for immediate culling of...
  • National Wipes: News from across India 10-05-2008 11:32 PM

    Mumbai: Sachin Tendulkar is likely to miss Wednesday's IPL 5 game against Rajasthan Royals but cannot be ruled out of the entire tournament, according to Mumbai Indians' team mentor and bowling coach Shaun Pollock. It's a long tournament, so we give him every chance, every game to see if he...
  • Bird flu spreads to another West Bengal district 28-03-2008 10:22 AM

    New Delhi: He knocked them over, one after the other, on Thursday. West Indies failed to withstand the storm Virender Sehwag's willow unleashed, sending records tumbling with a glut of runs that saw only the second double-hundred in ODI history being scored. Sehwag's 219 – which came in just 149...
  • West Bengal begins culling of poultry in fresh flu fight 10-03-2008 01:18 PM

    Dhaka; Marlon Samuels and Lendl Simmons cracked half-centuries to help the West Indies clinch the one-day series with an easy eight-wicket win over Bangladesh in the second match on Saturday. Samuels scored a brisk 88 not out and opener Simmons an impressive 80 as the West Indies achieved a 221-run...
  • South Africa to resume elephant culling 26-02-2008 10:13 AM

    Bulawayo: Coach Waqar Younis takes charge for his last series as Pakistan aims to blood young players in a one-off Test against a buoyant Zimbabwe, which recently overcame its own inexperience to make a winning return to the five-day game. Waqar has already resigned, but agreed to stay on for...
  • Delhi enjoys its chicken despite bird flu scare 01-02-2008 12:20 AM

    London: Stuart Law faces the sternest challenge of his brief stint as Sri Lanka interim coach as he tries to get the side back on track following their stunning first Test collapse. The series opener seemed destined for a draw when rain washed out the final morning of in Cardiff...
  • Bird flu spreads to 2 more districts in West Bengal 28-01-2008 01:47 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi Daredevils ended the fourth edition of the Indian Premier League at the bottom of the points table as their last league match against Pune Warriors was washed out, forcing them to split points, here on Saturday. Both teams had nine points each but the Daredevils, with four...
  • Bird flu in West Bengal was waiting to happen: PeTA 24-01-2008 07:13 PM

    Chennai: Out of the play-offs race with yet another defeat, Delhi Daredevils' stand-in skipper James Hopes said the team will use the remaining games to find a proper combination for the next edition. Delhi lost by 18 runs to reigning champions Chennai Super Kings while chasing 177 on Thursday night,...
  • Wings of Ire: Bengal villagers won't let birds culled 22-01-2008 12:06 AM

    Mumbai: Mumbai Indians' fielding coach Jonty Rhodes says expecting Sourav Ganguly to make a difference to the floundering campaign of Pune Warriors is asking for too much. He, however, added that if Ganguly is successful in instilling confidence in the Yuvraj Singh-led side, they would be a difficult team to...
  • Bird flu: Culling of chicken to resume in West Bengal 17-01-2008 01:41 PM

    Melbourne: Cricket Australia wants the 2015 World Cup to be contested by the 10 best teams in world cricket, after the ICC's confirmation that a reassessment on the fate of the associate members' participation in the event was on the cards. Co-hosts Australia will put their point across when the...
  • Health Ministry sends Tamiflu, protective gear to WB 16-01-2008 06:49 PM

    New Delhi: Deccan Chargers have lost a few close matches in their last three outings in the Indian Premier League (IPL) and allrounder Daniel Christian feels the team needs to be more consistent. The Kumar Sangakkara-led side was defeated in their first two matches against Rajasthan Royals and Kolkata Knight...
  • Dog menace: Sterilise or kill? 13-03-2007 08:28 PM

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  • Now, TN govt fights dog menace 13-03-2007 03:35 PM

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  • Inhuman dog hunt irks animal lovers 10-03-2007 10:50 PM

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  • It's bad days for Bangalore dogs 07-03-2007 07:10 PM

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