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End Circus Cruelty!

New Delhi, 23rd February 2017: In a major development, the Central Zoo Authority (CZA) has written to the Animal Welfare Division of the Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF&CC), saying that it ‘fully supports’ the proposal to stop use of elephants to perform in circuses.This decision holds furthermore significance in

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Letter from Central Zoo Authority in response to Prashanth Bhushan Letter

Central Zoo Authority Urges to #EndCircusSuffering for Elephants!
 
End Circus Cruelty!
New Delhi, 23rd February 2017: In a major development, the Central Zoo Authority (CZA) has written to the Animal Welfare Division of the Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF&CC), saying that it ‘fully supports’ the proposal to stop use of elephants

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Tradition, culture or cruelty?

What started as a peaceful protest to lift the ban on Jallikattu, the traditional sport of bull-taming played on the occasion of Pongal in Tamil Nadu, opened a veritable Pandora’s Box. While political leaders, intellectuals, film actors, right wings activists as well as animal activists jumped into the fray, fiercely

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Need air for life? To find out, put kitten in a box, says textbook

Federation of Indian Animal Protection Organisations (FIAPO) received a complaint last week, prompting the organisation to launch a formal protest against the publishers of the book.
From the book, used in some schools to teach environmental science
A textbook being used in some schools in north India, including in

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Call for International Action

Call for International Action: Protest Against Indian Embassy
In the next 5 days, hundreds of bulls in India will be punched, beaten, and mutilated to be “tamed” in medieval spectacles like Jallikattuacross India. Going against a Supreme Court order and its own policy, the Indian Government passed a notification on 7

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