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9-foot-long king cobra weighing 4.1 kg pulled out of van in China

The cobra was held by the head and placed in a mesh cage before being handed over to the local wildlife preservation department.

06 Jun 2018 5:27 PM

Zoo hid animal deaths to show mortality rate dip

As per Central Zoo Authority, Delhi Zoo recorded 325 deaths in 2016-17 from an opening stock of 1,259 animals.

24 May 2018 5:29 AM

16-foot-long king cobra rescued by forest officials near village in Odisha

The king cobra is a species of poisonous snake and the world's longest venomous snake.

22 Apr 2018 7:55 PM

Walking on the wild side

This year, the nominations to the BBC Outlook Inspiration Awards features an Indian who has been rescuing and conserving snakes for 28 yrs.

11 Apr 2018 12:37 AM

Odisha man’s daring act catches many eyes

Krushna claims he has so far rescued over 5,000 snakes.

16 Jan 2018 1:32 AM


Man caught smuggling cobras in potato chip cans in US

The reptile is known for growing up to 18-feet long and its venom which can kill a human being in 30 minutes.

28 Jul 2017 6:23 PM

Video: Snake slithers into Malaysian home

The king cobra, which is still not caught is seen slithering across a residential apartment

20 Jun 2017 5:12 PM