Thursday, Sep 23, 2021


For First Time, King Cobra Documented In Himachal

Jun 07, 2021 Ashwani Sharma

A local resident, Praveen Singh, had clicked the pictures of the snake on his cell phone and shared the same with the forest and wildlife department, Paonta Sahib.

Shimla Doctor Makes It To WHO's List Of Experts On Snakebites

Feb 26, 2021 Ashwani Sharma

Dr Omesh Bharti revealed that a Rs 7 crore-project sanctioned by the ICMR on snakebites will be studied in detail by a team of highly reputed panelists.

Watch: 6-Feet Long Python In Dharavi Home Removed By Brave Mumbai Cop

Police constable Murlidhar Jadhav responded to the rescue call in Dharavi despite having a fractured leg

No Snake Soup For Hong Kong's Young Snake Catcher

Jan 02, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

Meet Hong Kong's youngest registered snake catchers Ken Lee, who strive to release the reptiles back into nature.

62-Year-Old Python Lays 7 Eggs Without Male Help At St. Louis Zoo

Experts are waiting for the genetic sampling to uncover the truth how the old python fertilized her eggs despite of no male partner.

25 July, 2020

Though VIPs Invite Us On Naga Panchami, The Tradition Is Losing Significance, Say Delhi's Snake Charmers

Jeevan Prakash Sharma

Given the uncertainty of the profession, snake charmers say none of them have engaged their sons into this line of work.

21 November, 2019

Teacher Continues With Class As Student Dies Of Snakebite In Wayanad


TV channels aired visuals of the classroom with a hole beneath the desk where the child was seated.

27 September, 2019

New Snake Species Named After Uddhav Thackeray's Younger Son For His Contribution To Its Discovery

Outlook Web Bureau

The new species was named `Thackeray's cat snake' (scientific name `Boiga thackerayi') for researcher Tejas Thackeray for his contribution to the discovery.

16 September, 2019

Pakistan Singer Threatens PM Modi With Exotic Reptiles, Gets Fined


In a video that went viral, Pirzada was seen cradling a python while several other reptiles including snakes and an alligator were seen slithering on the floor.

26 August, 2019

5.5-Feet Cobra Found Inside Parcel, Rescued By Forest Department In Odisha's Mayurbhanj District

Outlook Web Bureau

The cobra has been rescued and released in the nearest jungle.

29 July, 2019

Drunk Man Bites Snake Into Pieces In UP's Etah After Being Bitten By It

Outlook Web Bureau

Rajkumar, who hails from Etah's Asrauli village, was in an inebriated condition when he bit the snake.

04 June, 2019

Pakistan Shoemaker Crafts Snakeskin Sandal As Eid Gift For Imran Khan, Gets Fined

Outlook Web Bureau

Such sandals are famously known as 'Kaptaan special chappals' and the snakeskin shoe was made as Eid gift for Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan by the shoe-maker.

02 May, 2019

WATCH | 'It Won't Do Anything': Priyanka Gandhi Plays With Snakes While Campaigning In Rae Bareli

Outlook Web Bureau

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, who is on an election campaign trail in her mother Sonia Gandhi's constituency of Rae Bareli, on Thursday interacted with snake charmers of the region. A video of the same has gone viral on social media.

23 April, 2019

Lok Sabha Elections: Snake Inside VVPAT Machine Delays Voting In Kerala's Kannur

Outlook Web Bureau

A small snake was found inside a VVPAT machine in a booth at Mayyil Kandakkai of Kannur constituency in Kerala, triggering panic among officials and voters.

Photo Gallery

Artists welcome tourists as they arrive to board Cordelia cruise ship on their way from Mumbai to Lakshadweep, during a Kerala Tourism event, in Kochi.

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A medic prepares to administer a dose of COVID-19 vaccine to a beneficiary in Srinagar.

PTI Photo/S. Irfan

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik hands over a smart health card under the 'Biju Swasthya Kalyan Yojana' (BSKY) scheme to a beneficiary, in Balangir district.

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Assam Chief Minister and NEDA convener Himanta Biswa Sarma during BJP State executive meeting, at Amingaon in Kamrup district.

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Swami Adya Tiwari, prime accused in Mahant Narendra Giri death case, being produced in the District Court, in Prayagraj.

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Virat Kohli’s Abrasive Leadership Style Gave Indian Cricket A New Dimension

Virat Kohli will step down as T20 captain of India and RCB but that will not take away the fact that he remains a unique leader

Sep 20, 2021 Arijit Ghosh

Taliban: What’s Next For The International Community?

With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.

Sep 13, 2021 Seema Guha

Rising Challenges Of Plagiarism In The Era Of Online Education

It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.

Sep 12, 2021 Chaitali Moitra

Vaccine Mandates Harm Long-Term Public Health

One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates

Sep 12, 2021 Kameswari Chebrolu