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Monkey at a zoo in California dials 911 after ‘stealing’ zoo’s cellphone

A monkey at a zoo in California called police last week after it found the zoo’s cellphone and somehow managed to dial 911. The San Luis Obispo County Sheriff’s Office said it received a 911 call that disconnected. And when dispatchers attempted to call the number back, nobody picked up. Deputies were then sent to […]

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Marauding monkey responsible for dozens of attacks in Japan caught and killed

Local authorities hunting for a gang of monkeys who attacked and wounded nearly 50 people in western Japan have caught and killed one of the marauding primates, an official said Wednesday. The male simian was seized while roaming the grounds of a high school in Yamaguchi city. But it may not be the end of […]

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Police hunt for wild monkey in Japan after 10 attacks in a fortnight

Police in Japan are searching for a wild monkey that has attacked 10 people in the space of a fortnight. The attacks began on 8 July in the Ogori district of Yamaguchi prefecture in the country’s south-west. In the most serious incident, it badly scratched an infant after invading a family home. “I was vacuuming […]

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India: More than 1,500 attend monkey funeral breaching Covid-19 public gathering rules

The residents of a village in India organised a grand funeral ceremony and an elaborate feast after pained by the demise of a monkey. A crowd of over 1,500 people gathered at Dalupura village in Rajgarh district, Madhya Pradesh. Viral mobile footage shows funeral procession with hymns being chanted as people carry the bier to […]

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Troop of revenge-driven monkeys kill at least 250 puppies by throwing them from height

A troop of revenge-driven monkeys killed at least 250 puppies by throwing them to the ground from high places in the Indian central western state of Maharashtra. The motivation for such fury is said to have stemmed from an incident in which a pack of dogs mauled a baby monkey to death. According to reports, […]

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Malaysia: Monkey ‘kidnaps’ stray puppy for 3 days before people rescue it

A monkey in Malaysia “kidnapped” a puppy and kept running with it for three days. It was after three days that people managed to free the puppy from the clutches of the monkey. The incident was reported on September 16 when people spotted a puppy named Saru with a monkey on a tree. The monkey was […]

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Neuralink: Elon Musk’s brain-chip start-up shows monkey playing videogame by thinking

Elon Musk’s brain-chip startup released footage on Friday appearing to show a monkey playing a simple video game after getting implants of the new technology. The 3-minute video by Neuralink here shows Pager, a male macaque with chips embedded on each side of its brain, playing ‘Mind Pong’. Although he was trained to move a […]

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Troop of 25 monkeys escape German zoo to chill in the Sun before being recaptured

A troop of 25 monkeys broke out of a south-western German zoo and spent the day lolling in the sun near a forest before being recaptured, authorities said. The Barbary macaques, commonly known as Barbary apes, escaped from the zoo in Loeffingen, southwest of Stuttgart and not far from the Swiss border. It was not […]

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CCTV captures monkey breaking into ATM and trashing it

When cops responded to reports of a damaged ATM in Delhi recently they were surprised to check CCTV footage and discover that the felon was actually a monkey. Surveillance footage, captured inside the ATM located in the national capital’s South Avenue area, shows the primate pulling off what some on social media have described as […]

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Viral Video: Cop patiently feeds banana to monkey with no hands

A video of a  cop feeding a banana to a monkey with no hands is going viral on the internet. The heartwarming scene, which appears to have been captured at a police station, shows the cop patiently peeling and feeding a banana to a monkey who has no hands. In the video, which emerged online […]

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In a world first, Chinese scientists engineer monkey-pig hybrids

Researchers have been able to produce pig-monkey hybrids in a Chinese laboratory, a media report said. Two piglets having monkey tissues in their hearts, liver and skin were born in the State Key Laboratory of Stem Cell and Reproductive Biology in Beijing but died within a week. The announcement to this effect was made by […]

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Monkeys live like married human couple

Two monkeys in Malaysia are living together just like a married human couple. Jk (male) and Shaki (female) are two rescued monkeys who live like couple lives, but in their owner’s house. Both of them go to restaurants together, wear clothes and sleep like humans on bed. “Last time in Panang Jaya, there was a […]