Birds of prey flying in style

This photo was posted on the forum website Reddit.com. Caption reads:  “My captain friend sent me this. Saudi price bought ticket for his 80 hawks”. Among airlines that carry falcons, UAE-based Etihad says in a statement: “We accept the carriage of falcons in the main aircraft cabin provided that all the necessary documents have been […]

Man-eating tiger caught

Indian villagers have captured a man-eating tiger after it mauled six people. The tiger became a maneater after escaping from the Pilibhit Tiger Reserve in Uttar Pradesh. After it killed a night watchman, locals formed a search party. They flattened sugarcane crops to make way for forest rangers riding elephants, who shot it with a […]