Thursday, Sep 29, 2022



Man attacks step brother with axe after row over releasing pigeons

February 07, 2021 8:17 pm

In the past, Pune and Pimpri Chinchwad have reported multiple crimes arising due to disputes between owners of pigeon coops.

10,000 pigeons released on China's National Day searched by govt for suspicious materials: report

October 01, 2014 11:12 am

Beijing domestic security police officer said workers checked the wings, legs and anus of each pigeon ahead of time.

Pigeons are smarter than thought

April 02, 2014 4:15 pm

Researchers say pigeons can place everyday things in categories like humans.

Genes that determine mutation in pigeons can also cause melanoma in humans: study

February 08, 2014 2:12 pm

The three key genes that determine feather colour in pigeons are the same that can be responsible for melanoma and albinism.

For city’s kabutar khanas,a freak accident spells existential crisis

September 12, 2013 2:38 am

Following the death of a BMC engineer after being hit by a pigeon,the structures may have to be moved to another location

'Shift kabootar khanas to isolated places'

July 31, 2013 1:24 am

After a flock of pigeons from kabootar khana at Grant Road caused a motorist to lose control over his vehicle and fall to death


Amid conflict, pigeon keeping thrives in Kashmir

June 30, 2022 12:14 pm

Many of these are domesticated, raised by one of the thousands of pigeon keepers there