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Green Birdie

Winter’s demise leaves dead branches, dried grass, and mushy leaves in its wake, giving the birds something to look forward to for their babies’ nests. Eggs crack, gooey heads poke out, and worms are regurgitated into their tiny triangular beaks. 241 more words


Modi mango

Celebrated mango grower Haji Kalimullah has come out with a new “MODI MANGO” variety and wishes that it will reach Prime Minister Narendra Modi so that he can taste this royal fruit named after him. 266 more words


British couple win a million in lottery for the second time

LONDON – A couple from northern England has defied the odds — again — by winning a million pounds ($1.5 million) in the lottery for a second time. 98 more words


Russian superhighway could connect London to New York

Russia has unveiled ambitious plans to build a superhighway that, in theory, could make it possible to drive from London on one end to New York on the other. 213 more words


Several oddities

During my last photo walk I’ve tried to capture a large spectrum of photo subjects. Of course, cats are also among them, however, I’ve made an effort to find and capture a number of oddities, which you might find interesting. 187 more words


Pop-up forest in Times Square hits first funding goal

New York City is no slouch when it comes to green space, but a temporary installation is now in the works to bring nature right into the heart of New York’s urban jungle. 238 more words