Woman ‘carries her 5 monkeys everywhere’

Individuals in one town in the US may get to see an interesting sight if they come across a troupe of macaque monkeys being carried around by one resident. The Daily Mail reports how the five primates – named Alley, Jackson, Audrey, Dexter and Jaeda – go...

Monkeys invade Indian hospital

A hospital in India has become overrun with monkeys after it installed motion-sensitive automatic doors to the building. Since the primates learned to use them to gain entry to the institution, they have been making nuisances of themselves by snatching food from...

Monkeys ‘upset’ by human interaction

Tourists who flock to see an endangered species of monkey in its natural environment could be putting the creatures at risk. This is according to a team of British-based researchers who have been studying interactions between humans and Barbary macaques in Morocco....

Monkey wedding ceremony to take place in India

Residents of one village in India may be used to seeing traditional Hindu wedding ceremonies take place, but they might look twice at one such celebration next month when they see the bride and groom are monkeys. IANS reports how three-year-old groom Raju will ride to...