A search team looking for a 12-year-old boy who was snatched by a crocodile have reportedly discovered human remains near the waterhole where he was swimming in Australia.
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Friday 10 December 2010
An acclaimed South African outdoorsman who was leading an expedition from the source of the White Nile into Congo was presumed dead yesterday after being dragged from his kayak by a crocodile.
Tuesday 19 October 2010
Sunday 17 October 2010
Wednesday 13 October 2010
New politics, lesson 52. U-turns don't exist any more, or if they do there is no shame in them.
Monday 11 October 2010
A British clothing supplier has won a four-year trademark battle against the fashion giant Lacoste, in a significant case that gives hope to smaller companies facing legal challenges from big corporates with deep pockets.
Wednesday 06 October 2010
Stars including Lily Allen, Sting and Elton John were honoured for their songwriting by the US music industry.
Friday 01 October 2010
Deep under Corsham Court – an elegant 17th-century pile in Wiltshire – the artist Angela Cockayne has made a remarkable discovery. In its cellars is a long-lost cabinet of curiosities: bones, minerals and fossils potent with the spirit of their 18th- and 19th-century collectors, some still toxic with the arsenic used to preserve them.
Wednesday 22 September 2010
At least 280 crocodiles have escaped from a Mexican refuge near the Gulf of Mexico after heavy flooding caused by Hurricane Karl, Mexican media said yesterday.
Tuesday 14 September 2010
Wildlife presenter Steve Backshall has revealed how he was bitten by a crocodile while filming a children's BBC series.
Friday 10 September 2010
This slight and picturesque faux-documentary is like a family photo album brought to life.
Sunday 22 August 2010
A large crocodile sighted in the English Channel on Friday was actually a piece of wood, coastguards in Dover and France said yesterday.
Sunday 25 July 2010
Wednesday 14 July 2010
A man ejected from a pub in Australia broke into a zoo and climbed on to the back of a crocodile named Fatso, which bit him on the leg but then let him go.
Wednesday 07 July 2010
Giorgio Armani presented his new autumn-winter collection yesterday to an A-list crowd for Paris Haute Couture fashion week. His Privé collection was based on the amber gemstone, using its every shade, from sandalwood to gold. There were lustrous evening gowns and tweed skirt-suits.
Tuesday 08 June 2010
Crocodiles "surf" waves to cross many miles of ocean, scientists have learned.
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