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‘Does it taste like chicken’: Twitterati wonder over “headless chicken monster”

A deep-sea creature, also being called the “headless chicken monster”, was recently filmed by the latest camera technology developed by Australian researchers. The unique creature was spotted in the Southern Ocean in Antarctica. A video of the unusual sea creature was also released on the government website. “Some of the footage we are getting back from the cameras is breathtaking, including species we have never seen in this part of the world,” Australian Antarctic Division program leader Dr Dirk Welsford said in a…

Police ‘arrest’ wandering chicken after complaints

AUGUSTA: Police in Maine captured a chicken after complaints from restaurant goers that the animal was running wild in the vicinity. According to eyewitness Susan Kimball, she said she saw the police apprehending the chicken who ended up crossing four lanes of traffic on a nearby interstate. Police released a photo of the chicken on their Facebook page alongside a tongue-in-cheek description of what happened including how the fowl had a "craving for soup, salad and breadsticks." The chicken is now in protective…

Supreme Court forms committee to test chicken meat, feed

LAHORE: The Supreme Court on Saturday ordered tests of chicken meat being sold in markets in Punjab to determine its quality. Headed by Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar, the three-judge bench, gave this order while hearing a suo motu case pertaining to the sale of contaminated chicken meat at Lahore registry. The chief justice ordered that samples of chicken meat should be collected from different spots for testing to determine whether the meat hazardous to human health was being sold. He formed a…

VIDEO: Loveless monkey adopts chicken at Israeli zoo

RAMAT GAN, Israel: A lonely monkey at an Israeli zoo has found a way to soothe her maternal urges: by adopting a chicken. Niv, an Indonesian black macaque, has spent the past week caressing, cleaning and playing with the bird at the Ramat Gan Safari Park near Tel Aviv. "It seems that Niv, who is four years old and has reached the age of sexual maturity, has difficulty finding a partner," the zoo's spokeswoman Mor Porat said. "This probably explains the maternal instinct she expresses to this chicken." The bird,…

Here is how you can make this spicy boat pizza

Pizza was originated in Italy, however it has gained popularity world over and is counted as one of the most popular fast food among gourmets.  Once considered as a five-star hotel dish, it has become so common now that people can easily cook it at home. Here is a recipe of spicy Boat Pizza, which even you can make at home. Ingredients For Dough Flour 2 cups Salt ¾ tsp Instant yeast 2 tsp Sugar 1 tsp Oil 2 tbsp Dry milk powder 2 tbsp Warm Water as required For Chicken Mixture One chicken breast (cut it…

Prices of chicken, tomato, garlic go up in major cities

KARACHI: Inflation gains momentum across Pakistan as abrupt price hike has been witnessed in different food products including chicken, tomato, potato, onion and garlic. Profiteers have made their desired hike in prices of chicken. Chicken is being sold for up to Rs400 per kg contrary to the price of Rs200/kg set by the government. The price of tomatoes rose by 59 percent in the last month, according to the Bureau of Statistics. It is being sold from Rs115/kg to Rs150/kg in different cities. Prices of green chilly,…

Video of terrifying ‘dog-sized’ chicken goes viral

KOSOVO: A video of a massive chicken is going rounds on the internet, prompting debate whether the dog-sized bird was real. And the experts say yes. Fitim Sejfijaj posted a video of the big bird to the Kosovo-based "Decorative Poultry" group on Facebook, and it went viral after being posted to Reddit. As soon the video was shared, Redditors and Twitter users questioned whether the giant chicken, apparently named Merakli, was a different animal dressed up to look like a big chicken, or whether camera trickery was…

WATCH: Chicken plays keyboard piano in style

WASHINGTON: A chicken’s beautiful rendition of ‘America The Beautiful’ – US’s patriotic song – in an amazing video will give you goosebumps. The chicken in question is named “Jokgu,” and she’s an 19-month-old Buff Brahma Bantam who lives in a coop in Germantown, Maryland, that is stocked with toy musical instruments. “It took about 2 weeks to get her to this level through clicker training,” Myers told HuffPost in an email. “Just about 10 minutes to get her to peck the keys initially.” Clicker training is a form of…

You must avoid re-heating these four foods

It’s become a customary for office workers in particular to intake food stored in plastic packets and most of them heat them in a microwave…but is it the safe way? Health experts are of the view that not all foods respond well to heating - either because of how they react with bacteria while they are stored, or because of the proteins that are broken down during cooking. And you can’t certainly ignore scare stories shared by the experts. Here are five foods are accredited by the Food Standards Agency and the European Food…