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India’s Monkeys Strike Back

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Posted on Oct 21, 2007
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The problem of habitat encroachment was made painfully clear Sunday when the deputy mayor of Delhi, India, was killed when he fell from his balcony as he was being attacked by wild monkeys. The Indian capital has long suffered an abundance of deviant macaques, partly because of the city’s expansion into natural territory.


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The deputy mayor of the Indian capital Delhi died on Sunday after being attacked by a horde of wild monkeys.

SS Bajwa suffered serious head injuries when he fell from the first-floor terrace of his home on Saturday morning trying to fight off the monkeys.

The city has long struggled to counter its plague of monkeys, which invade government complexes and temples, snatch food and scare passers-by.

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By voice of truth, October 23, 2007 at 6:12 am Link to this comment

Actually, I was thinking they were Democrats, sitting around doing nothing, waiting for handouts or just “redistributing” the food from those who have it.

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By rowdy, October 22, 2007 at 8:26 pm Link to this comment

The city has long struggled to counter its plague of monkeys, which invade government complexes and temples, snatch food and scare passers-by.
those monkeys are clearly repubs and fundamentalists,not evolved yet.

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By voice of truth, October 22, 2007 at 11:14 am Link to this comment

I was thinking it looked a lot like our own US Capitol building, in session.

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By QuyTran, October 22, 2007 at 10:01 am Link to this comment

These guys related to Cheney when he declared WW3 against Iran and the whole world !

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By Douglas Chalmers, October 22, 2007 at 6:22 am Link to this comment

It looks like the future population of Delhi after WW3! Once the jungles have reclaimed everything, only the monkeys and cows survive…..

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By waxman, October 21, 2007 at 10:40 pm Link to this comment

PICTURE LOOKS A LOT LIKE THE REPUBLICAN DEBATE…THEY COULD SAVE ABOUT 90% OF THE DEBATE TIME IF THEY WOULD JUST RELIZE THAT HILLARY IS NOT IN THEIR PRIMARY AND REGAN IS DEAD..NOT MUCH TO TALK ABOUT THEN IS THERE ????

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