Fishing

  • Rufous Hummingbird, veiled chameleon, dung beetle, Japanese macaque, moon jellyfish, puffer fish in 6-in-1 Earth Day Google doodle 22-04-2014 10:05 AM

    New Delhi: To commemorate Earth Day 2014 Google has posted a 6-in-1 animated doodle on its home page with six representatives from the animal kingdom - Rufous Hummingbird, veiled chameleon, dung beetle, Japanese macaque, moon jellyfish and puffer fish. Google has been celebrating Earth Day through its popular doodles for...
  • Eating fish can boost good cholesterol levels 04-03-2014 01:51 PM

    London: Increasing the intake of fish to a minimum of three to four weekly meals can boost good cholesterol levels which may provide protection against heart diseases, a new study has found. People who increased their intake of fatty fish had more large High Density Lipoprotein (HDL) particles in their...
  • 'Namo' mobile fish stall opens after tea outlets 25-02-2014 04:59 PM

    After tea outlets named after its Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, BJP on Tuesday launched another novel election campaign initiative--'NaMo' mobile fish stalls-- in Chennai to reach out to the electorate ahead of Lok Sabha polls. The mobile stall with 150 kg of fresh fish varieties including the popular "Sankara"...
  • Would-be burglar apparently scared by singing fish 06-02-2014 10:19 AM

    Rochester: Big Mouth Billy Bass apparently got the best of a would-be burglar in Minnesota. Authorities in Rochester say the motion-activated singing fish apparently scared off an intruder who tried to break into the Hooked on Fishing bait and tackle shop. The novelty bass had been hung near the door...
  • Fisherman survived more than a year adrift in the Pacific Ocean by drinking turtle blood 04-02-2014 11:12 AM

    A fisherman thought to be from El Salvador who washed ashore on the Marshall Islands said he survived more than a year adrift in the Pacific Ocean, drinking turtle blood and catching fish and birds with his bare hands. Jose Salvador Albarengo, 37, told officials he set sail on a...
  • Fish oil can increase brain size: Study 23-01-2014 05:53 PM

    Washington: Eating more fish can give you a bigger brain and also protect against diseases such as Alzheimer's, a new study has claimed. People with higher levels of the omega-3 fatty acids found in fish oil may have larger brain volumes in old age equivalent to preserving one to two...
  • Incredible photo of fishes frozen solid mid-swim on island shore off Norway 18-01-2014 03:27 PM

    Icicles on frozen fruits, fountains frozen mid-air and T-shirts frozen solid - fascinating pictures from the effect of the worst winter in a 100 years have hit headlines in the recent past. Canada and the US have taken the worst hit due to the polar vortex as the mercury dipped...
  • Kerala: Man on a mission to save dying pond gets fresh water fish farmer award 06-01-2014 10:05 AM

    Thiruvananthapuram : A man in Thiruvananthapuram is on a mission to clean up the Chengottukonam pond in which has become the 'favourite' spot for many to dump waste material. Justin Raj begins each day spending an hour on the banks of the pond inspecting the water. He has to watch...
  • No luck for 'Jackpot', 'What The Fish' at box office 16-12-2013 05:38 PM

    New Delhi: Neither veteran actress Dimple Kapadia's 'What The Fish' nor adult films star-turned-actress Sunny Leone-starrer 'Jackpot' managed to pull in audiences to theatres over the last weekend. Both films failed to meet expectations, say experts. Puneet Sahay of Spice Cinemas says both the films didn't do good business. "We...
  • Now Showing: Rajeev Masand reviews 'The Hobbit - The Desolation of Smaug', 'Oldboy', 'What The Fish' 14-12-2013 02:53 PM

    This week CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand reviews 'The Hobbit - The Desolation of Smaug', 'Oldboy' and 'What The Fish'. He also speaks to actresses Madhuri Dixit and Huma Qureshi about their upcoming film 'Dedh Ishqiya'. ...
  • Write your review: 'What The Fish'

    Rajeev Masand says 'What The Fish' is the year's most exhausting and vacuous film. What do you say? Write your own review and win prizes...
  • 'What The Fish' review: The year's most exhausting and vacuous film 13-12-2013 10:30 PM

    Cast: Dimple Kapadia, Manu Rishi, Anand Twari, Manjot Singh, Vishal Sharma, Deepti Pujari Director: Gurmmeet Singh The thought of spending 108 minutes in front of a washing machine watching your clothes spin around as they dry is probably not your idea of entertainment. But it sure beats being trapped in...
  • Dimple on Akshay: He is mad and so am I, we get along very well 12-12-2013 12:23 PM

    New Delhi: The 56-year-old actress said she and Akshay discuss about films and also give feedback on each other's work. Bollywood actress Dimple Kapadia says that she likes her actor son-in-law Akshay Kumar in comedy roles. "I think Akshay is great, he is lovely. We share lovely relationship which I...
  • I feel truly abandoned without Kakaji: Dimple Kapadia 04-12-2013 03:40 PM

    Mumbai: Senior actress Dimple Kapadia, who lost her estranged husband Rajesh Khanna a year ago, feels 'abandoned' without him and says it is difficult to match his immense inner strength when confronted with death. Khanna, the first superstar of Indian cinema, had given 15 consecutive solo hit films, a record...
  • Idol Chat: Entire process of working in movie nightmarish, says Dimple 30-11-2013 12:10 PM

    Actress Dimple Kapadia said that she is satisfied with her grandchildren and do roles that interests her and do not scare her. She said the entire process of working in a movie is nightmarish. The actress will be seen in her upcoming film 'What The Fish'. ...
  • Dimple's saris for 'What The Fish' promotions go missing 19-11-2013 06:26 PM

    Mumbai: Veteran actress Dimple Kapadia, who will launch the trailer of 'What The Fish' here Tuesday, was fully geared to promote the movie dressed in saris just as her character in the movie. But the costume department was in a fix when her saris went missing. Dimple, who has worn...
  • What The Fish: Check out Dimple Kapadia's new look 14-11-2013 01:06 PM

    New Delhi: Veteran actress Dimple Kapadia, who plays the lead role in 'What The Fish', was set to do a promotional song of the upcoming film with a focus on the younger cast members. But even though she couldn't reach in time for its shooting, she didn't let the work...
  • Rising food prices hit festivities 16-10-2013 11:03 AM

    As the country celebrates Eid on Wednesday, price rise has become a dampener for millions of Indians this festive month. The prices of food commodities have pushed food inflation to a 3-year high of 18 per cent in August. Onion is the main villain among vegetables, followed by cereals, egg,...
  • Fish workers' forum to stage rally at Alappuaha against 'neglect of coastal communities' 26-08-2013 11:35 AM

    Representatives of fish workers from 10 coastal states will hold a rally and public meeting at Alappuaha on September 8 as part of their plan to conduct a nationwide agitation against "neglect of coastal communities." National Fish Workers' Forum (NFF) General Secretary T Peter said in a press release that...
  • American Mardy Fish withdraws from US Open 21-08-2013 06:36 PM

    New York: Former top-10 player Mardy Fish pulled out of the US Open on Wednesday, the latest setback in his bid to make a comeback on tour after dealing with heart issues. The US Tennis Association said the 31-year-old American cited "personal reasons" for his withdrawal. The draw for the...
  • Fish retires in 3rd set at Winston-Salem Open 21-08-2013 08:47 AM

    North Carolina: American Mardy Fish retired because of heat stroke during the third set of his second-round match on Tuesday at the Winston-Salem Open. No. 11 seed Jarkko Nieminen was leading Fish 7-5, 6-7 (3), 3-2 when Fish resigned. Fish said in a statement issued by the ATP he developed...
  • Fish beats Donskoy in Winston-Salem Open first round 19-08-2013 09:12 AM

    Winston-Salem, North Carolina: Mardy Fish beat Evgeny Donskoy 6-3, 3-6, 6-1 on Sunday in the first round of the Winston-Salem Open. Fish - a wild-card entrant - advances to face Jarkko Nieminen of Finland, the tournament's 11th seed, in the second round. The tournament - the men's final tuneup event...
  • Watch: Annual march for graduated Penguins in US 29-07-2013 09:16 AM

    In a San Francisco zoo, a group of baby penguins waddled to their new home on Penguin Island. This annual march celebrates their graduation from the 'Fish School'. After graduation, they get to reunite with their fellow penguins in the world's largest captive Magellanic penguin colony. ...
  • Mardy Fish falls in Atlanta, Lleyton Hewitt in quarters 25-07-2013 09:07 AM

    Atlanta: Mardy Fish took a hit in his gradual return to full-time tennis, falling 4-6, 6-2, 7-5 to Michael Russell on Wednesday at the Atlanta Open. It was only Fish's fourth match since the US Open in September when he withdrew before a fourth-round match because of an irregular heartbeat....
  • Del Potro, Baker, Fish pull out of French Open 22-05-2013 10:32 PM

    Paris: Seventh-ranked Juan Martin del Potro of Argentina has pulled out of the upcoming French Open because of a respiratory virus. Del Potro said in a statement on Wednesday that he has not fully recovered and not fit to play. American players Brian Baker and Mardy Fish have also pulled...
  • At least 185 killed in Nigeria attack, say Officials 22-04-2013 06:40 AM

    Baga: Fighting between Nigeria's military and Islamic extremists killed at least 185 people in a fishing community in the nation's far northeast, officials said on Sunday, an attack that saw insurgents fire rocket-propelled grenades and soldiers spray machine-gun fire into neighborhoods filled with civilians. The fighting in Baga began on...