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UK man attempts to walk length of Nile in one year Apr 12, 2:39 pm
Johannesburg, Apr.12 (ANI): A UK man recently made an attempt to walk the length of the river Nile and faced crocodiles, a brutal civil war and the death of a fellow traveler within four months.
Amphibians and dinosaurs were new large predators after mass extinction 252 mln years ago Mar 21, 12:48 pm
Washington, March 21 (ANI): Researchers have said that crocodile-like amphibians and later the precursors of the known plesiosaurs and ichthyosaurs went in search of prey in the oceans soon after the end of the mass extinction.
London, March 12 (ANI): 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.
Crocodiles are capable of climbing trees Feb 12, 11:47 am
Washington, Feb. 12 (ANI): Researchers have found that crocodiles, who in most people's opinion just waddle on the ground or wade in water, can climb trees as far as the crowns.
Man fights crocodile to save son in Zimbabwe Dec 28, 11:33 am
Washington, Dec 28 (ANI): A villager fought a crocodile with his bare hands in order to free his son from its jaws in north-eastern rural Mutoko, Zimbabwe.
Crocs cleverer than previously thought Dec 5, 10:43 am
Washington, Dec 05 (ANI): It seems that the crocodile can be a shrewd hunter himself, as a new study has revealed that some crocodiles use lures to hunt their prey.
Meet the eagle who filmed 110 km 'selfie' with stolen camera! Dec 3, 10:47 am
Melbourne, Dec. 3 (ANI): A camera put up by wildlife rangers in an effort to capture images of crocodiles in Australia was stolen by an eagle, who recorded its 110km journey across the Kimberley and then took a 'selfie'.
Crocs, volcanoes abound in world's ten deadliest golf courses Nov 17, 2:45 pm
London, Nov 17 (ANI): A reputed British newspaper has taken out a list of the world's ten deadliest golf courses, five of which are present in the United States of America (USA).
London, November 13 (ANI): A British golfer was savaged by a crocodile in Mexico.
Meet the man who shares suburban home with crocodile Oct 1, 3:51 pm
London, October 1 (ANI): A British man has been living with a crocodile in his house for the last 6-years.
Melbourne, Sept 20 (ANI): In a fight between a shark and a crocodile, a crocodile apparently has an edge over a shark.
Ex-Zimbabwe cricketer Guy Whittall finds 8-foot croc under bed Sep 18, 10:29 am
London, Sept. 18 (ANI): Former Zimbabwean cricketer, Guy Whittall, spent the night at a lodge without being aware of a 150kg crocodile lurking beneath his bed.
How crocodiles flourished among dinosaurs 235 million yrs ago Sep 11, 11:05 am
Washington, Sept. 11 (ANI): A new research has showed for the first time how ancient crocodiles evolved and survived in a dinosaur dominated world.
'Psychic' Oz croc predicts Abbott poll win Sep 5, 11:35 am
Sydney, Sept. 5 (ANI): A psychic crocodile in Australia's Northern Territory has predicted a win for opposition leader Tony Abbott in Saturday's federal elections.
Carnivorous predators enjoy a bit of fruit on the side as well! Aug 25, 11:33 am
Washington, Aug 25 (ANI): It turns out that alligators and crocodiles do not live on meat alone.
Mulayam shedding crocodile tears over sensational Babri demolition claim: Kalyan Singh Aug 9, 2:44 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 9 (ANI): Launching a scathing attack on Mulayam Singh Yadav over his alleged sensational claim that former President Dr. Shankar Dayal Sharma was aware of the fact that Babri Masjid would be demolished on December 6, 1992, former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Kalyan Singh on Friday said the Samajwadi Party supremo is shedding crocodile tears to appease the Muslim vote bank.
Royal baby George gets 'crocodile' as first pet Jul 28, 11:46 am
London, July 28(ANI): Britain's new royal baby, George Alexander Louis, has received an unusual pet - a live baby crocodile.
Steve Irwin's teen daughter latest victim of internet death hoax Jun 16, 2:12 pm
Washington, June 16 (ANI): Steve Irwin's 14-year-old daughter Bindi became the latest victim of an internet death hoax on Friday.
T. rex cousin fed more like falcon than crocodile May 22, 12:59 pm
Washington, May 22 (ANI): It is believed that the mighty T. rex may have thrashed its massive head from side to side to dismember prey, but a new study has shown that its smaller cousin Allosaurus was a more dexterous hunter and tugged at prey more like a modern-day falcon.
14 closely related crocodiles existed around 5mn years ago May 22, 12:17 pm
Washington, May 22 (ANI): An international team of scientists have revealed that a total of 14 different crocodile species existed and at least seven of them occupied the same area at the same time about five million years ago.
Thai man keeps two pet crocs to watch over thieves Apr 10, 2:48 pm
London, Apr 10 (ANI): A man in Thailand has installed the ultimate deterrent to burglars - two adult crocodiles.
100pc crocodile skin T-shirt on sale for $91,500! Mar 29, 3:55 pm
New York, Mar 29 (ANI): Hermes'100 percent crocodile skin T-shirt has been put for sale at the luxury brand's Madison Avenue flagship.
Croc extinction led to dinosaur domination Mar 28, 5:15 pm
Washington, Mar. 28 (ANI): Approximately 201 million years ago, the Triassic-Jurassic mass extinction killed off a slew of huge predators, including hefty beasts that looked like crocodiles and enormous armadillos which resulted in domination of dinosaurs, a new research has suggested.
Meet world's largest saltwater croc Cassius measuring 5.5m Feb 12, 4:33 pm
Melbourne, Feb 12 (ANI): Just like the boxing legend he is named after, Cassius has regained the title of the biggest saltwater crocodile in captivity.
Forget lasers and lotions! Eat croc meat for smooth skin Feb 7, 12:03 pm
Kuala Lumpur, Feb 7 (ANI): Eating crocodile meat is the best way to fair, spotless skin, it has been suggested.
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