Cockroach

  • BJP compares Khurshid to a cockroach after his Modi frog remark 17-08-2013 08:35 AM

    New Delhi: The war of words between the Congress and the BJP has hit a new low with the parties' leaders now comparing each other to animals, insects, reptiles and mammals. BJP spokesperson Meenakshi Lekhi hit back at External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid, comparing him to a cockroach. "Salman Khurshid...
  • Bugs in food: Railways admits lapses in catering 12-04-2013 06:22 PM

    New Delhi: In a shocking revelation about the pathetic condition of catering services in Indian Railways, CNN-IBN has accessed a railways report that exposes how food is prepared in filthy conditions. The report says that the food served in trains is cooked in dirty, smelly and waterlogged pantry cars. This...
  • Boy lands in trouble for trying to dupe hotelier 10-11-2012 06:37 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: A teenaged boy landed in trouble after he put fried cockroaches in biriyani at a hotel in Thiruvananthapuram in a bid to extract money from the owner, cashing in on the government crackdown on unhygienic eateries. According to police, the student came to a small hotel and ordered biriyani...
  • US: Cockroaches on board, couple sues airline 15-11-2011 10:11 AM

    A North Carolina couple is suing AirTran, saying they were sickened by cockroaches on a flight. ...
  • Cockroaches inspiration behind future robots 08-02-2011 06:29 PM

    London: Ask anyone who has ever tried to squash a skittering cockroach - they're masters of quick and precise movement. And scientists are now trying to incorporate this feature in robots of the future. Proffessor Amir Ayali, zoologist at Tel Aviv University in Israel, says the study of cockroaches has...
  • The world of sports turns funny 19-12-2007 11:07 PM

    Mumbai: Asserting that MS Dhoni's men had the potential to go all the way in the ongoing World Cup, former India all-rounder Ravi Shastri on Monday said the team's next match against England is crucial as a win could secure a quarterfinal berth for the country. India have a very...
  • The art of cockroach racing Down Under 05-02-2007 05:06 PM

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