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Swedish fighter jet crashes after collision with birds

Published time: 21 Aug, 2018 10:11 Edited time: 21 Aug, 2018 10:34 A Swedish fighter plane has crashed in the southern part of the Scandinavian country after colliding with a flock of birds. The pilot ejected from the aircraft and has been taken to the hospital, according to reports. Sweden’s Armed Forces said one of […]


Soused sea birds? Charity blames breweries for turning seagulls into boozehounds

Stumbling around after one drink too many may not be just a distinctly human habit. In fact, if animal welfare activists are to be believed, it’s one we share with seagulls in England’s sunny southwest. The Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA) has received a number of complaints about seemingly drunk […]


Angry Birds game-maker hit by worst stock sell-off since going public

Shares in Rovio Entertainment, best known for creating the ‘Angry Birds’ franchise, have plummeted. The dive wiped more than a third off the company’s stock price, after reporting lower-than-expected profits for 2018. The stock dropped nearly 40 percent during trading in Helsinki, marking the company’s worst share plunge since its initial public offering in September. […]


Indonesian smugglers stuffed exotic birds in drainpipes (PHOTOS)

Published time: 18 Nov, 2017 05:22 Edited time: 18 Nov, 2017 08:18 Police in Indonesia have smashed a smuggling ring for allegedly stuffing 125 exotic birds into drainpipes. The arrests are part of a wider clampdown on the lucrative illegal trade in the animals. Four men were arrested following the discovery of 41 endangered white […]

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