SNAKES

  • Watch: Pet snake swallows towel, undergoes surgery March 11, 2014

    A pet snake had to undergo emergency surgery after swallowing a whole towel. CNN's Jeanne Moos brings us this report on all the absurd objects pets end up eating. ...
  • UN conducts probe into N Korea jails, people forced to eat snakes February 18, 2014

    The United Nations conducted an investigation detailing horrific human rights abuses in North Korea where starving women were delivering babies in prison camps. People were forced to eat snakes and rats to survive. The UN now warning Kim Jong Un that he could face prosecution. ...
  • Force set up to tackle cobras in Orissa June 13, 2010

    It's not the Naxals but cobra snakes that pose the more immediate threat to the Orissa assembly. 27 poisonous snakes have been found around the premises this year so far. The state government has now started training an elite group of 200 guards to fight the menace. ...
  • Orissa house adjourned after snake fright July 23, 2009

    Orissa Assembly proceedings halted due to presence of snake in the House. ...
  • Snakes on a Plane tops the charts August 20, 2006

    Los Angeles: The title alone says it all: Snakes on a plane. But it barely describes how such a seemingly bmovie thriller became one of this summer's most anticipated films. Almost as soon as the word got out that new line cinema was producing the film about an FBI agent played...