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Josh Gad wants to play Penguin to Jon Hamm's Batman

Josh Gad tweeted a GIF and hashtagged Jon Hamm, showing that he is ready to play the villain Penguin opposite Jon Hamm's Batman. "#JonHamm I’m waiting," he said.

Byculla zoo: A week after, penguin chick dies

Eight penguins — Donald, Daisy, Popeye, Olive, Flipper, Bubble, Mr Molt and Dory — were brought to the zoo from Seoul, South Korea, in 2016.


First-ever penguin born in India dies at Mumbai's Byculla zoo

It was a moment of joy for the authorities on August 15, when the penguin was born at the zoo. Unfortunately, the first-ever penguin born in India died due to newborn anomalies.

‘We are glad to have in our zoo the first penguin born in India’

"We are in the process of getting tigers, lions, leopards, swamp deer (barasingha) and have already written to zoos across the country to procure them."

Mumbai: Many visiting zoo for a glimpse of penguin chick return empty-handed

According to data, the zoo sold tickets worth over Rs 1 lakh on Friday.

First ever birth of penguin in India likely this week, Byculla Zoo, city keep fingers crossed

Flipper, one of the eight Humbolt penguins brought to the Veermata Jijabai Udyan, popularly called the Byculla Zoo, had laid an egg on July 5 after mating with Mr Molt, another of the penguins.


A heart-warming story: This penguin swims 8,000km every year to meet his human friend

71-year-old Joao Pereira de Souza nursed Dindim back to health after he washed up on the shore nearly dead in 2011. Dindim has been swimming 8,000km to meet him every year ever since.

Dividing Lines

Two stories of Partition introduce the work of a major writer from Pakistan to an English-speaking audience.

Book review: Amit Chaudhuri's Odysseus Abroad is more about moments than characters

Amit Chaudhuri’s newest is a wry, funny novel about two heroes with bodily functions.

Flick Geek

With a day job as a digital marketing analyst in Delhi, Chaudhuri’s third book is full of interesting trivia.