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January 11, 2018 6:25 PM This snake's record-breaking bite could kill up to 100 people

It's not even the deadliest snake in the world. A 2.5m long snake called Whiplash has broken the record for most venom in one bite from a Coastal Taipan. The snake, a resident of the Australian Reptile Park, Sidney, produced 3.1027g of venom. It is the biggest quantity of venom milked from a Coastal Taipan and is almost twice the amount normally collected 10

January 11, 2018 3:28 PM Man, 24, dies within an hour after deadly brown snake bit him as he tried to protect his beloved pet

A man has tragically died attempting to save his pet from a deadly eastern brown snake. The 24-year-old from Tamworth was attempting to ward the creature away from his companion when the snake bit him. He was rushed to hospital on Wednesday evening but died within an hour of the bite. The incident is believed to have occurred in the man's home on Cole Road just before 1

January 8, 2018 3:09 AM Gold Coast family's pet chihuahua Cooper dies after heroically saving his owner from a deadly brown snake

A Gold Coast woman is mourning the loss of her beloved Chihuahua after it died in a David and Goliath battle with a brown snake. Evangeline Lim, 54, believes 10-year-old Cooper was trying to save her when he took on the highly venomous snake just as she was about to step outside to hang out her washing last week. 'The snake was upside down and Cooper 3

January 2, 2018 11:01 AM Sssurprissse! Terrifying note from a kind stranger lets driver know that there's a deadly snake hiding under his car's bonnet

A school teacher has narrowly avoided catastrophe after a stranger left a note on his car letting him know a snake had crawled into the bonnet. Michael Garbutt last week returned to his car parked in Oyster Bay, south of Sydney to find a note on his windscreen left by a concerned passer-by. 'So I popped the bonnet and there it was coiled up underneath 4

December 10, 2017 10:13 PM I’m A Celebrity viewers stunned by terrifying final jungle challenges

Viewers watched in horror and awe as the final three I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here! contestants battled the toughest Bushtucker trials of the series. The final episode saw Georgia Toffolo locked in a case while covered with thousands of green ants, cockroaches, crabs and spiders, while Iain Lee had to consume a collection of undesirable jungle 5

December 6, 2017 9:55 PM Snake my day! Hunter shoots dead monster 17-foot python that could kill a grown man in Florida Everglades

Florida snake hunters captured a monstrous 132-pound Burmese python in the Everglades on Friday. The 17-foot-1-inch snake is the largest captured so far under the South Florida Water Management District's python elimination program. Snake hunter Jason Leon spotted the enormous reptile at around 2.45am on Friday morning, according to the Miami Herald 2

November 26, 2017 11:15 AM Floyd Mayweather responds to Amir Khan's callout: 'Get real and stick with TV'

Floyd Mayweather has belatedly responded to Amir Khan's callout, claiming that he only sets up fights with people who deserve it. The former welterweight champion called out Mayweather in October as he hoped to tempt "Money" to come out of retirement once again and face him in the ring. Khan (31-4 record) has not fought since he was infamously knocked 28

November 21, 2017 1:02 PM Bolton boxer Amir Khan takes on 2nd Bushtucker Trial on I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here!

The 30-year-old and Made In Chelsea’s Georgia Toffolo were chosen to tackle last night's first Bushtucker Trial, Criter-cal Rescue. Amir, who has admitted he is scared of snakes and spiders, bailed out after a matter of minutes – earning no meals for his hungry campmates. The former world champion has been nominated to face tonight’s second trial 54

November 21, 2017 9:52 AM I'm A Celebrity 2017: Faryal Makhdoom MOCKS husband Amir Khan after he fails snake trial

AMIR KHAN’S wife has publicly teased him after he quit his first Bushtucker trial, due to his fear of snakes. Unfortunately, the 30-year-old fighter didn’t last long and quit the trial within minutes due to his phobia of snakes. Fans of the show were furious at how quickly the father-of-one gave up, with many calling for the boxing champ to be kicked 9

November 20, 2017 10:42 PM Amir Khan flounders in first jungle challenge

Amir Khan failed his first I’m A Celebrity Bushtucker Trial after having to face his phobia – snakes. The boxer screamed in terror and shouted “I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here!” as he got a bit too close to one of the slithery creatures in the Critter-cal Rescue task. Khan, 30, and campmate Georgia Toffolo were selected for the first Trial in a public 12