Tag: Snakes

Odisha YouTuber  Ramchandra Rana
Odisha YouTuber held for keeping snakes, chameleons

Rana has confessed to his crime and said he caught these species from different places during this rainy season.

  • Wednesday, 24 August 2022
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Giant King Cobras Rescued From Temple Premises

Two King Cobras were rescued from a temple premises in Kapilas, Dhenkanal.

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  • Sunday, 17 April 2022
12 poisonous snakes rescued from Kendrpara jail, quarters

Kendrapara: Panic gripped Kendrapara sub-jail and government quarters after 12 poisonous snakes were recovered from there on Wednesday. According to sources, the snake helpline members rescued cobras and Indian kraits from different wards of the sub-jail. Also read: 18-ft long king cobra rescued from Similipal village It is suspected that there are more poisonous snakes […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Man caught trafficking poisonous snakes to Bengal

One person was detained on Wednesday on charges of trafficking poisonous snakes out of the State

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
Snakes evolved on land, not sea, 128 mn years ago

Washington: Although snakes are found in a wide range of habitats, such as land, water and on trees, they first evolved on land and not in the sea as is popularly believed, says a new study. The original snake ancestor was a nocturnal, stealth-hunting predator that had tiny hind limbs with ankles and toes, the […]

  • Tuesday, 22 June 2021