Snakes(Search results - 53)
WORLD23, Jan 2020, 6:30 PM IST
Coronavirus in China may have spread from snakes
According to reports, it has been identified that the newly discovered coronavirus in China may spread from snakes to human beings. Wei Ji and colleagues at Peking University in China compared the genomes of five samples of the new virus with 217 similar viruses collected from a range of species.
India30, Dec 2019, 7:37 PM IST
Madhya Pradesh: Red sand boa snake worth Rs 1.25 crore rescued
Boa snakes are rare non-poisonous reptiles used for making certain medicines, cosmetics and are in huge demand in the international market
Karnataka18, Dec 2018, 5:20 PM IST
KPTCL employees turn snake catchers for a day
Karnataka Power Transmission Corporation Employees Limited were trained at Civil Defence headquarters to help themselves in dealing with snakes that have been spotted at power stations and substations. Exercises were conducted on snake capture and transportation. Instructions on seeking expert advise and avoiding precarious situations were also presented.
15, Apr 2018, 3:07 PM IST
Rare video of two snakes mating captured in Bengaluru
Two snakes were seen mating at Nelamangala, on the outskirts of Bengaluru. Snakes are rarely or never found mating at a place where there is a movement of people, which makes this sight an uncommon one. This incident was captured from a distance, at Gudemaranahalli Post at Nelamangala in a site owned by one of the locals. Watch this video on Asianet Newsable to watch this rare sight.