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Snake bites man, man bites snake, man ends up in hospital

An Indian man who was bitten by a snake got his immediate revenge on the reptile by biting it back and killing it, the man’s father said. Raj Kumar was relaxing at home in Etah, the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, enjoying an...

University in Katsina Nigeria hires snake charmers after student death

Umaru Musa Yar'Adua in Katsina State, north-west Nigeria is hiring snake charmers to eradicate the danger of fatal snake bites on campus. Zainab Umar, a final-year economics student at the University, died last week after a snake bite. The dean of...
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