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FIAPO writes to CM for disbarment of nursing students accused of killing pups

Kolkata, The Federation of Indian Animal Protection Organisations (FIAPO) has written to Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, urging expulsion of the two nursing students and three others of the state-run Nil Ratan Sircar Medical college, accused of ruthlessly killing 16 puppies, and strengthening of animal protection laws.
The dead puppies were found

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Dhyan Foundation: Taking the karma path to help the needy

“A thought to aid Creation”, that’s how Yogi Ashwini, the guiding light of Dhyan Foundation (DF), defines the not-for-profit organisation that brings together service-minded individuals, groups, and organisations willing to help others across domains.
Members of team DF, who come together with no membership or registration, contribute in cash, kind

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Tamil Nadu: 10 wounded in first jallikattu of 2019 at Ariyalur

he first jallikattu — a traditional bull-taming sport of Tamil Nadu — of the year 2019 was conducted with 500 bulls in Ariyalur district. The event, organised without prior permission, was stopped midway and a case was filed in this regard.
Bulls were brought by owners from Ariyalur, Thanjavur, Trichy,

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OPINION: Plight of animals in circuses may end soon!

By Varda Mehrotra
When we think of circuses, we think of huge tents, jokers, trapeze performances and a lot of fun. The concept of a circus came to India in the year 1880, when Vishnupant Chatre, after getting inspired by the Royal Italian Circus, came up with his own circus—The

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