Crocodile

Crocodile walked Melbourne streets on Christmas

Crocodile walked Melbourne streets on Christmas

Residents out on an evening stroll stumbled across the reptile outside a suburban business, the BBC said.

Dec 27, 2017, 11:04 AM IST
British journalist dragged into river by crocodile in Sri Lanka; dies

British journalist dragged into river by crocodile in Sri Lanka; dies

The 24-year-old Oxford graduate was on a vacation in Sri Lanka, when he stopped to wash his hands at a river near Arugam Bay and was dragged into the waters by a lurking crocodile.

Sep 15, 2017, 14:33 PM IST
Critically endangered Siamese crocodile eggs hatched in Cambodia

Critically endangered Siamese crocodile eggs hatched in Cambodia

Listed on International Union for Conservation of Nature`s (IUCN) red list as critically endangered, the global population of Siamese crocodiles is declining at an alarming rate.
 

Aug 16, 2017, 12:32 PM IST
OMG! Croc 'returns' body of man after witch doctor summons it: Watch Video

OMG! Croc 'returns' body of man after witch doctor summons it: Watch Video

According to the report, 41-year-old Syarifuddin was bathing in a river with friends when the animal attacked him last Tuesday.

Jul 21, 2017, 19:06 PM IST
Scientists discover gigantic, jurassic-era crocodile with T-rex teeth

Scientists discover gigantic, jurassic-era crocodile with T-rex teeth

The findings fill the gap in a million-year-long ghost lineage of Notosuchia, which was earlier unknown in the Jurassic period.

Jul 05, 2017, 12:04 PM IST
This IIT graduate loses arm in crocodile attack

This IIT graduate loses arm in crocodile attack

Police said the 26-year-old IIT alumnus, Mudit Dandwate, who is from Nagpur, had gone trekking in a forest area near Thattekere Lake in Ramanagara district, with a friend.

Jun 26, 2017, 11:03 AM IST
Crocodile clamps its jaws on zookeeper's head in Thailand – Watch the horrifying video

Crocodile clamps its jaws on zookeeper's head in Thailand – Watch the horrifying video

A crocodile has bitten a zookeeper's head before violently thrashing him from side to side while he screamed in agony.

Jun 16, 2017, 22:47 PM IST
Fossils of complete crocodile unearthed in China's Jilin Province

Fossils of complete crocodile unearthed in China's Jilin Province

Crocodiles and dinosaurs lived together, which means there are probably more fossils buried underneath, Jin Changzhu, a research fellow at the Institute of Vertebrate Paleontology and Paleoanthropology, said on Friday.

Jun 09, 2017, 11:50 AM IST
When the hungry reptile encountered the big cat in its territory – This is what transpired! (Watch video)

When the hungry reptile encountered the big cat in its territory – This is what transpired! (Watch video)

A video that is suddenly going viral, shows a lion who happened to go paddling in a pond, completely unaware that he was trespassing the territory of a hungry crocodile who was stalking him as prey.

Jun 02, 2017, 12:53 PM IST
This snake vs crocodile fight is no less than Wrestle Mania; it lasted for 5 hours - WATCH how snake won!

This snake vs crocodile fight is no less than Wrestle Mania; it lasted for 5 hours - WATCH how snake won!

This snake fought with a giant crocodile for over 5 hours!

May 23, 2017, 18:46 PM IST
6-year-old girl shows exemplary courage, confronts furious crocodile to save friend from claws of death

6-year-old girl shows exemplary courage, confronts furious crocodile to save friend from claws of death

It's an amazing story telling how extraordinary courage of a 6-year-old girl saved her friend's life.

Apr 05, 2017, 13:43 PM IST
Scientists discover world's oldest, 152 million-years-old crocodile eggs

Scientists discover world's oldest, 152 million-years-old crocodile eggs

The eggs, discovered in cliffs in Portugal, were laid by close relatives of "true" crocodiles, a group called crocodylomorphs, which according to palaeontologists, had been two metres long.

Mar 10, 2017, 17:49 PM IST
Fossil of small crocodile may be new species

Fossil of small crocodile may be new species

Scientists discovered the new species, which they call Knoetschkesuchus, by carrying out the 3D reconstruction of the fossil skull of a reptile.

Feb 16, 2017, 15:55 PM IST
Authorities seize more than 1,600 crocodile skins in China

Authorities seize more than 1,600 crocodile skins in China

As per a report, authorities seized more than 1,600 pieces of crocodile skin and 500 kilogrammes of crocodile meat from a boat in south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region.

Feb 09, 2017, 16:27 PM IST
Wayward crocodile pays a surprise visit to local's backyard in Queensland on New Year's eve!

Wayward crocodile pays a surprise visit to local's backyard in Queensland on New Year's eve!

Wheelie bins and hay bales were used to construct a make-shift wall by the police and locals to contain the crocodile till wildlife experts could relocate it to a more suitable location.

Jan 01, 2017, 13:28 PM IST
This crocodile made a meal out of his own species! - Watch video

This crocodile made a meal out of his own species! - Watch video

After hearing splashing sounds coming from a distance, Griffin shone his torch in the direction of the noise and spotted a crocodile.

Nov 21, 2016, 12:31 PM IST
Best proposal ever? Man proposes to girlfriend in front of Elvis the crocodile! - Watch video

Best proposal ever? Man proposes to girlfriend in front of Elvis the crocodile! - Watch video

A video shared on the park's Facebook page shows the unconventional and somewhat unnerving proposal that has been going viral.

Nov 14, 2016, 23:19 PM IST
Terrifying: Six-feet long crocodile attacks couple in swimming pool! - Watch video

Terrifying: Six-feet long crocodile attacks couple in swimming pool! - Watch video

The incident took place in a lodge in Africa, when a huge crocodile decided to jump into the pool where a couple was trying to catch some private moments.

Nov 01, 2016, 23:32 PM IST
Newly discovered crocodile-relative's mammal-like teeth has scientists perplexed!

Newly discovered crocodile-relative's mammal-like teeth has scientists perplexed!

Scientists have likened its teeth to smaller mammals, describing them as 'complex teeth with cusps and basins'.

Oct 12, 2016, 18:18 PM IST
WATCH unbelievable video: Giant crocodile, woman in a room - Check out what they’re up to?

WATCH unbelievable video: Giant crocodile, woman in a room - Check out what they’re up to?

This massive beast will make you shiver!

Jul 31, 2016, 19:31 PM IST