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Woman dragged away, killed by crocodile in Sundarbans

Last Updated: Saturday, June 28, 2014, 15:02

A 40-year-old woman was dragged away and partly devoured by a crocodile at Chhoto Mollahkhali in the Sundarbans in South 24 Parganas, police said.

When a crocodile attacked Narendra Modi!

Last Updated: Thursday, May 08, 2014, 14:10

When he was a Class 8 student, BJP leader Narendra Modi was attacked by a crocodile while swimming in a crocodile-infested lake in Gujarat, necessitating nine stitches on one foot.

Why alligators can pinpoint sounds so precisely

Last Updated: Thursday, March 27, 2014, 13:55

Alligators are the most vocal of the non-avian reptiles and are known to be able to pinpoint the source of sounds with accuracy.

126 mn-yr-old skull fragments reveal discovery of new crocodile species

Last Updated: Wednesday, March 12, 2014, 16:10

A new species of crocodile has been recently discovered after two 126-million-year-old fossilized skull fragments were found on the Isle of Wight.

Newly discovered crocodile roamed with dinosaurs

Last Updated: Tuesday, March 11, 2014, 19:35

Scientists have discovered the fossils of a new species of a tiny crocodile that walked Earth some 126 million years ago - along with the mighty dinosaurs. <br><br>

Rescued from smugglers, crocodile released into river

Last Updated: Wednesday, October 30, 2013, 18:47

A young marsh crocodile, which was rescued from smugglers some months ago, has been released into the wild.

Indian teen bags photography award with Chambal crocodile

Last Updated: Thursday, October 17, 2013, 19:49

A 14-year-old Indian boy camped out overnight on the banks of the Chambal river in Madhya Pradesh to click the winning shot of a crocodile that bagged him this year`s Young Wildlife Photographer of the Year Award.

Zimbabwe man finds 8ft crocodile hiding under bed

Last Updated: Tuesday, September 17, 2013, 18:20

A 40-year-old man in Zimbabwe got the shock of his life when he woke up in the morning to discover a massive 8-foot-long crocodile hiding under his bed.

Crocodile raids Sunderbans village for food

Last Updated: Sunday, September 08, 2013, 22:38

An estuarine crocodile has been raiding a village at Pathar Pratima area of Sunderbans in South 24-Parganas district for goats and other livestock, forest department officials said.

Dubai to have first crocodile park

Last Updated: Friday, June 28, 2013, 14:14

Dubai is all set to have the region`s first and one of the best crocodile preservation parks in the world, built at a cost of 10 million dirhams (about $2,722,500 ).

32 nesting sites for crocodiles found

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 25, 2013, 15:29

Wildlife personnel in Bhitarkanika National Park in Odisha`s Kendrapara district have spotted 32 nesting sites of estuarine crocodiles as the annual breeding ritual of these reptiles have reached its final stage.

Bhitarkanika bans tourists as crocodiles nest

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 21:52

A two-and-half-month ban on the entry of tourists and visitors to the Bhitarkanika National Park in Odisha was imposed Wednesday as the crocodile nesting season was underway, an official said.