Goats

  • Watching these goats balance themselves on a flexible steel ribbon will make your day 20-02-2014 01:37 PM

    These goats sure know how to do the balancing act. Watch this viral video, which has already been viewed more than five million times, of goats balancing themselves on a flexible ribbon sheet. The video that is all kinds of cute will definitely make your day and is worth your...
  • Desi Lady Gaga? Starlet Tanisha Singh wears a dress made of goat meat 08-02-2014 11:37 AM

    Starlet Tanisha Singh, in a bid to spread awareness about 'saving animals' dressed up in a goat meat dress for a special photo shoot. Singh's dress was strikingly similar to the infamous meat dress that Lady Gaga had worn to Grammy Awards few years back which was criticized by animal...
  • Meet a goat named Shah Rukh in 'Bakrapur' 19-09-2013 11:06 AM

    Chennai: National award winning filmmaker Janaki Vishwanathan's first Hindi film 'Bakrapur' has an unusual protagonist in the movie, a goat named Shah Rukh but she has brushed off any reference to the Bollywood superstar. "It has nothing to do with Shah Rukh Khan. You see people have a tendency to...
  • Kollam: Daughter dumps 90-year-old bed-ridden mother in 'stinking' goat-shed 27-08-2013 02:10 PM

    A 90-year-old woman was kept in a dilapidated goat-shed allegedly by her daughter next to their house at Kulathupuzha in Kerala's Kollam district. The nonagenarian, Rosily, was reportedly shifted by her daughter and family to the shed recently after she became bed-ridden. She had been staying with her son-in-law and...
  • Three Indian writers in Man Asian Prize longlist 04-12-2012 07:45 PM

    New Delhi: Indian writers Jeet Thayil, Anjali Joseph and Benyamin were on Tuesday named in the Man Asian Literary Prize longlist of 15 authors which also figure Nobel winner Orhan Pamuk. The list for the $30,000 prize, considered Asia's most prestigious, was drawn from 108 published works from nine Asian...
  • Goats as investment cash cows; SEBI smells foul play 06-11-2012 02:59 PM

    New Delhi: A company promising hefty returns on investments made for rearing goats has come under the scanner of market regulator SEBI and action may be initiated against it as early as next week. Claiming to have large goat-rearing farms in northern parts of the country, Beetal Livestock & Farm...
  • Gaga gives birth to aliens in new video 02-03-2011 10:48 AM

    London: Singer Lady Gaga, who is known for her bizarre dressing sense, is shown producing alien life forms in scenes from her new video for her comeback single "Born this way". The seven-minute promo to the song features Gaga simulating labour on the planet G.O.A.T., after which slimy creatures emerge...
  • Bihar fights Maoist menace with goats 12-01-2011 05:41 PM

    Patna: Bihar is gifting goats to its poorest people in a bid to win the hearts and minds of villagers and stamp out support for Maoists. Maoist violence has killed thousands over the past four decades in India. The state government hopes that giving five goats to each poor family...
  • A bank that lends you goats 07-11-2010 04:46 PM

    Lucknow: Ever heard of a bank that deals exclusively in goats? Women in remote Korawan, 70 km from Allahabad, have come up with a novel bank, which exclusively deals with goats - accepting the animal as savings and lending it out as loans. "Prema and her friends hailing from Afrozi...
  • The Goat, The Sofa, and Mr. Swami: a breezy read 12-10-2010 06:46 PM

    Toss up cricket, politics and India-Pakistan banter; you’ve got yourself enough tamasha for the Great Indian Novel. Infuse it with R. Chandrasekar’s subtle, comical style, and you have a delightful page-turner, The goat, the sofa, and Mr. Swami. Through the lens of one Mr. Swami, Joint Secretary to the PMO,...
  • Kerala monkey doubles up as a shepherd 23-06-2008 11:59 AM

    Mumbai: Pujara and Kohli's exploits in the est series agaisnt NZ will encourage India to believe they have pinpointed the right men to help carry the team will encourage India to believe they have pinpointed the right men to help carry the team through a tricky transitional period. The series...
  • Pashmina goats face death in icy Himalayas 28-02-2008 11:07 AM

    London: Alan Davidson of Australia and Curtly Ambrose of West Indies - and former Australia women's team captain Belinda Clark have been inducted into the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame. The ICC and the Federation of International Cricketers' Associations (FICA) on Monday named Davidson and Ambrose along with the late...
  • Pashmina goats face death in icy Himalayas 06-02-2008 11:12 PM

    Karachi: Pakistan's cricket chief has vowed to safeguard his country's rights after proposed constitutional changes by the game's world governing body, which meets in Hong Kong from Sunday. The two-day International Cricket Council (ICC) Executive Board meeting, preceded by a chief executive meeting, will consider two significant changes to the...
  • God's own goat worth 5 lakh for sale on Bakr Eid 21-12-2007 12:59 PM

    Melbourne: In what would embarrass the national selectors, Michael Hussey, who was ignored for Australia's World Cup defence on count of injury, has been cleared to play for Western Australia against Queensland in the Sheffield Shield clash, starting next week. The domestic tie is scheduled for Thursday, two days before...
  • All in a name: Star goats lure buyers this Eid 21-12-2007 09:41 AM

    Mumbai: The World Cup's top official was severely criticised on Thursday after police battered hundreds of fans with bamboo sticks outside Bangalore's M Chinnaswamy Stadium as anger at the lack of tickets on sale for the clash between India and England boiled over. In a memo leaked to the media,...
  • Man mourns death of his goat 'wife' 07-05-2007 02:14 AM

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  • On Eid eve, this guy's no scapegoat 31-12-2006 07:55 AM

    New Delhi: You can't complain if Jama Masjid is jam-packed these days! After all, Eid is round the corner. But it's not just the human herd that is thronging the mosque. There are goats and more goats, who will all be facing the butcher's knife on Bakri Eid. But as...
  • Goats swallow $12,500 in China 23-08-2006 04:01 PM

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