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Dec 18

Sunny Leone receives Digital Activism Award by PETA

Actress Sunny Leone won the Digital Activism Award by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) in Mumbai. She...
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Dec 18

‘Man-eater’ Leopard Captured in Gujarat After Two Week Long Hunt

Dahod (Guj) A leopard, which is suspected to have killed two girls and a woman in Dhanpur forests of Dahod district...
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8

Dec 18

Animals Ban In Circuses

Date: 08 dec 2018 Source: https://www.dailypioneer.com/2018/columnists/ban-animals-in-circuses.html Other Coverage The Northlines
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Dec 18

Deer in Thar Desert fall prey to domestic dogs

In Rajasthan's Thar desert, nearly 75 per cent of chinkaras (Indian gazelle) fall prey to domestic dogs, according to G.S....
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7

Dec 18

Advertising ‘Stray dogs’ behind killing of livestock in state: Manipur Forest Minister

To curb the prevailing menace, the Forest and Environment Minister, Th. Shyamkumar informed that a directive will be issued to...
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7

Dec 18

Leopard pugmarks cause scare near Gandhinagar

AHMEDABAD: There was a scare at Piplaj village near Gandhinagar when pugmarks of a leopard and a cub were discovered on...
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6

Dec 18

Manipur: Mystery predator killing livestock could be dog, says expert

The Chief forest officer informed that as per evidence collected so far, the predator maiming the livestock could be a...
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6

Dec 18

Top pet-friendly hotels in India for your pooch

Planning a holiday is much more fun now. You can take your beloved pooch along with you for a vacation...
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6

Dec 18

NGO helps bring down dog meat trade in Tripura

Pawsome, an NGO of animal lovers, has rescued at least 20 dogs from falling victim to dog meat trade in...
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6

Dec 18

Mysterious Deaths of Cows in Jhansi, Saharanpur Could Be Poisoning

In strange news, about 14 cows were found dead at a government grain market in Jhansi’s Mauranipur town on Tuesday,...
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6

Dec 18

Leopard elusive, Gujarat forest dept officials put in cage to capture it

With goats used as bait so far failing to lure a leopard that has killed three persons and injured five...
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5

Dec 18

Glow collars for stray animals to alert drivers

However, getting hold of stray animals, specially bulls, to make them wear the collar, is not easy.” The 19th livestock...
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5

Dec 18

Tiger in the snow

The Royal Bengal Tiger is known to live in a wide variety of habitats in the Subcontinent. Its roar can...
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5

Dec 18

Researchers discover four new species of horned frogs in the Northeast, solve 150 years of identity crisis

The northeast region of India is a remote, pristine and unexplored part of the country. Recent research expeditions in the...
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5

Dec 18

‘Self-defence’ Theory Was Brought in to Cover up Tigress Avni’s Pre-meditated Killing, Probe Reveals

New Delhi: From use of a three-day-old ineffective dart to allegations of a highly restricted drug being sold to the Maharashtra forest...
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Dec 18

Scientists rule out predator in livestock killings in Manipur

Wildlife experts investigating into the mysterious slaughter of livestock in Manipur have ruled out the involvement of any predator in...
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4

Dec 18

Change low-lying wires in forest: HC

Madurai: The Madurai bench of the Madras high court has taken suo motu cognisance of a newspaper report on the...
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4

Dec 18

Mumbaikars come together to adopt strays

Mumbai’s animal lovers once again opened their hearts and homes for a ‘pet cause’. A two-day adoption camp was held...
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4

Dec 18

Stray cat tied up starved and burnt to death in Oshiwara

MUMBAI: A stray was burnt to death by an unidentified person in Oshiwara. Local activists informed the police about the...
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4

Dec 18

Leopard death triggers hunt for traps to stop animal poaching

The drive comes in the wake of the recent death of a leopard that was trapped in Aamby Valley. Assistant...
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4

Dec 18

Bringing home the bacon’ may become obsolete

You may think phrases like “bringing home the bacon” and “putting all your eggs in one basket” are harmless quirks...
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3

Dec 18

PETA India slams Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas for using animals at their wedding

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India chapter on Monday called out newlyweds Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas for using elephants and...
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3

Dec 18

Ban on use of circus animals many years too late, but welcome move to end supremacy and speciesism among humans

Many decades ago, as a child in school, I spent a weekend in the Jumbo Circus camp in Kochi. We...
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3

Dec 18

Min Imran bags award for banning Chinese glass-coated kite strings

Delhi Environment Minister Imran Hussain was awarded  'Hero to Animals Award' by the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals...
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3

Dec 18

TN Sets up Animal Welfare Board But Omits Animal Welfare Activists

Keeping up with the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act, 1960, the Tamil Nadu government has finally set up the...
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3

Dec 18

Steps to protect Patna Zoo inmates from cold

For those animals who live in the open, temporary shade of hay has been put up. “Wooden boxes have been...
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2

Dec 18

Cosmetics will soon have to meet strict safety norms

NEW DELHI: Cosmetic products will soon have to comply with stringent regulatory norms to ensure safety and efficacy. Companies launching...
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2

Dec 18

Film On How Careful Infrastructure Planning Can End Human-Animal Conflict

The recent killing of tigress Avni in Maharashtra has once again brought the issue of man-animal conflict to the fore....
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Dec 18

PETA India hails Centre’s proposal to ban all animals in circuses

The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India has extended support to the central government over its proposal to "prohibit the use...
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Dec 18

Wildlife Near Greater Noida Is In A Vulnerable Condition, Officials Demand Smooth Shifting

The forest office of Gautam Budh Nagar has written to Yamuna Expressway Industrial Development Authority (YEIDA), asking it to be...
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Dec 18

Navi Mumbai: Indian Eagle Owl hit by vehicle rescued

NAVI MUMBAI: An Indian Eagle Owl was rescued after it was recently hit by a speeding vehicle in Junnar, Maharashtra....
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Nov 18

Centre proposes complete ban on use of animals in circuses, activists hail call

Proposing a complete ban on the use of animals for spectacle or performances at any circus or mobile entertainment facilities,...
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30

Nov 18

Centre relieves Animals used in Circuses

Guwahati: In a relief to the animals used or to say, exploited in the circuses, the Central government has banned...
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Nov 18

Use Of All Animals In Circuses May Soon Be Banned In India

Animals have been exploited for our entertainment since ages. But now it looks like things are finally changing for the...
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30

Nov 18

Centre proposes ban on all animals in circuses

NEW DELHI: Already a shrinking business, the curtain seems set to descend on circuses in India, with the Centre's new...
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Nov 18

Circus ban call for all animals

The Centre has proposed a ban on the use of any animal for performances, exhibitions in circuses or mobile entertainment...
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Nov 18

Centre Proposes Ban on the Use of Animals in Circuses, Performances

New Delhi: The Centre has proposed prohibition of the use of animals for performances, exhibition at any circus or mobile entertainment...
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Nov 18

Death of Gajaraj

With 90 electrocution deaths since 2010, including 7 in one incident last month, Odisha has earned itself the tag of...
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Nov 18

Humiliated, harassed, taunted: What Chennai animal rescuers face from neighbours

While the neighbors seem to have a problem with the number of animals rescuers house, Chairman of Animal Welfare Board...
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Nov 18

INDIA GETS ITS FIRST ELEPHANT HOSPITAL

India just got its first hospital specifically dedicated to helping elephants. Although elephants are a fundamental part of Indian culture, many are...
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Nov 18

2,100 kg of Suspected Dog Meat Seized at Chennai Egmore Station

On Saturday, at around 10:30 am, Mannargudi-Bhagat Ki Kothi Weekly Express rolled into platform number 5 of Tamil Nadu’s Chennai...
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Nov 18

TIGRESS AVNI’S KILLING MAY HAVE BEEN FOUL PLAY, FORENSIC INVESTIGATION REVEALS

In November 2012, a tigress and her two cubs began a journey from their home in the Pilibhit Tiger Reserve,...
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Nov 18

Monkey Menace: Two People Killed In Agra On Same Day; Monkey Population Reaches 50,000

In India, monkeys are often revered by most. Yet, there has been a growing intolerance towards the furry-tailed creature. Recently,...
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Nov 18

State sponsored killing of the Bengal tigress

Dear Editor, The state sponsored killing of the Bengal tigress Avni (technically named as T1) in south eastern Maharashtra in...
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Nov 18

Saina Nehwal Shares Her Pet Dog’s Struggles While Bursting Crackers

India badminton champ Saina Nehwal has urged people to show some concern towards animals while bursting firecrackers this Diwali. Saina...
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Nov 18

‘Incidents of tiger killing reminder of ill-preparedness in handling human-animal conflicts’

The killing of two tigers — one each in Maharashtra and Uttar Pradesh — was a grim reminder of the...
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Nov 18

As living room runs out in India, the death rate of its elephants escalates

"O mor hai hastir kanyare (O daughter of the elephant)”--Leena Mahato often hums this Assamese folk anthem about a Brahmin’s wife who...
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Nov 18

Tigress Avni Shot Dead From Close Range. She Leaves Behind Two Cubs & A Lot Of Questions About Humanity

For weeks wildlife enthusiasts and animal lovers were campaigning to save Avni, a tigress in Maharashtra, for which the government had...
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3

Nov 18

Gang stealing cows for illegal slaughter

NAVI MUMBAI: A Kharghar based animal activist, Shailesh Khotkar, has lodged a police complaint, saying four cows from his shelter...
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Nov 18

Chinese decision on tiger, rhino will increase poaching in India, say experts

Conservationists fear a significant increase in poaching as a result of China lifting a 25-year-old ban on trade in tiger bones and Rhino horns for "medicine and research...
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Oct 18

India’s ready to shoot man eater, man killer animals, but doesn’t know the difference

Man-animal conflict or to be more politically correct, human-animal conflict, has reared its ugly head again in the country, with...
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Oct 18

ScoopWhoop celebrates Animal Welfare Week starting from October 29 to November 4, 2018

~ScoopWhoop takes a small step to make a big difference in protecting animal rights by bringing in realistic changes via...
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Oct 18

EU ban on non-therapeutic antibiotic use in animals wake-up call for India

In a landmark move that can reduce antibiotics use in farming significantly, the European Parliament on October 25th approved a...
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29

Oct 18

11 cattle smugglers arrested, 82 animals seized

Ranchi, Oct 29 (IANS) Police on Monday arrested 11 cattle smugglers and seized 82 animals in Jharkhand’s Palamau district. “We...
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Oct 18

How rhino project, group of former poachers revived Assam forest

IN THE 1990s, Budheswar Boro was a “poacher” at the Manas National Park (MNP), a UNESCO World Heritage Site forest...
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Oct 18

Man feeds wild lioness with his hands

How many of us can even think of doing what this man is doing so fearlessly in the video? Even...
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23

Oct 18

3 monitor lizards rescued, 1 held

CHENNAI: Wildlife headquarters officials on Monday arrested a 54-yearold poacher and rescued three monitor lizards caught from Kandigai reserve forests...
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Oct 18

Punjab: A month after two barn owls went missing from Bathinda zoo, police registers FIR

More than a month after two barn owls went missing from zoo at Bathinda, the police have finally registered an...
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23

Oct 18

Owners oppose health check of elephants

THRISSUR: The Kerala elephant owners' federation has protested the reported move of the forest department to conduct health checks of...
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23

Oct 18

Conservationists support efforts to capture or kill man-eater tigress

Six top tiger conservationists have come out in support of the efforts under way to capture or shoot the tigress,...
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23

Oct 18

Tiger kills two in Maharashtra, panic-stricken villagers demand an end to menace

In its second fatal attack on humans, a tiger from Chandrapur region killed a farmer in Anhandingi village of Amravati...
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Oct 18

An Instagram account run by Sahil Shah and Meghana Bhogle is helping raise awareness about stray animals

After she recently lost her dog, Mumbai-based event manager Meghana Bhogle started visiting a lot of animal shelters to see...
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21

Oct 18

Mumbai Motorman ‘Hero’ Slows Down Busy Train, Saves The Life Of A Stray Dog On Railway Track

Contrary to a speeding train crushing through at least 59 people who were standing on the tracks witnessing Dussehra celebrations in Amritsar,...
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Oct 18

Uttar Pradesh: Youth rapes 4-month-old calf, Hindu youth wing protests

Lucknow: Sexual offenses are not only limited to humans but now animals are also the prey of it.  An appalling case...
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21

Oct 18

Man unleashes pet dog on travel firm employee

A 55-year-old employee of a travel agency sustained severe injuries when the landlord of the building allegedly unleashed his pet...
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21

Oct 18

73 animals rescued; 4 arrested in Ramban and Rajouri districts

Four suspected smugglers were arrested and 73 animals rescued Sunday as police foiled separate attempts of bovine smuggling in Ramban...
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10

Oct 18

75k animals to be brought for Dashain slaughter

More than 75,000 he-goats, mountain goats and sheep will be brought to the Kathmandu Valley to be slaughtered during the...
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Oct 18

‘Relocate elephants from Thadagam’

Coimbatore: Farmers from Thadagam on Tuesday requested the district administration and the forest department to relocate wild elephants roaming in...
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Oct 18

Breaking news: Unilever, maker of Dove and Degree products, supports global ban on animal testing for cosmetics

In a pathbreaking announcement that signals a certain end to the cruel practice of testing cosmetics on animals, the industry...
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9

Oct 18

State seeks alternative to overcome Bandipur traffic ban

The State government is seeking ways and means to find an alternative for night traffic on the National Highway 766...
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9

Oct 18

Exotic birds, monkeys seized in raids

Chennai: In a coordinated swoop on syndicates smuggling wildlife, officers of DRI, Chennai, in tandem with officers in Aizawl, Guwahati...
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Oct 18

A 7-Year-Old Leopard is Rescued From Drowning in a 30-Foot Deep Well in Maharashtra

Animals getting into situations they can't escape from is very common. There are various cases of animals falling down open...
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Oct 18

Telangana: 100 dogs poisoned near Infosys

HYDERABAD: Animal activists alleged that about 100 stray dogs at Sanskruthi Township near Infosys campus in Anojjiguda have been allegedly...
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24

Sep 18

Delhi HC bans slaughtering of animals at Ghazipur Murga Mandi

The Delhi High Court on Monday banned the slaughtering of animals at Ghazipur Murga Mandi while only allowing the sale...
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24

Sep 18

Raveena Tandon’s special way to promote animal welfare

As brand ambassador of the Sanjay Gandhi National Park (SGNP), Raveena Tandon has come up with an innovative way to...
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13

Sep 18

Residents want special pet spots in parks

When Lalitha Akshay, a Mylapore resident, took her pooch out to park in Bishop Garden she was met with resistance...
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13

Sep 18

US House bans eating of dogs and cats

The US House of Representatives on Wednesday passed a legislation prohibiting slaughter of cats and dogs for human consumption. The Dog and Cat Meat Trade Prohibition...
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13

Sep 18

DG to Gujarat HC: Had withdrawn consent to mechanised sailing vessels to ferry livestock

After livestock exporters moved the Gujarat High Court challenging orders of Directorate General of Shipping and Kutch district magistrate, which...
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13

Sep 18

Furious Wildlife Lovers Take Out Online Petition Against Nawab

They also met National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA) officials on Wednesday evening to raise the issue of the Nawab. He...
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12

Sep 18

Centre notifies rules to regulate, monitor pet shops

No person can operate a pet shop or carry on with the business of trade in pet animals without a...
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12

Sep 18

After 2 days search; NGO rescues a stray dog

JAMMU: A Jammu based NGO working for the animals’ welfare in the State on Tuesday evening rescued a stray dog,...
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12

Sep 18

‘Two-thirds of the world’s five rhino species could be lost in our lifetime’

Two-thirds of the world’s five rhino species could be lost in our lifetime, says a report by the International Rhino...
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12

Sep 18

Sri Lanka to ban animal sacrifices at Hindu temples

Animal sacrifices in Hindu temples in Sri Lanka could be banned after the Cabinet approved a proposal Wednesday to enact...
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12

Sep 18

Centre notifies rules to regulate pet shops; Animal rights bodies hail move

The Centre has notified rules to regulate pet shops under which such establishments will have to get a certificate of...
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30

Aug 18

India, UK to develop cooperation in animal husbandry, dairying, fisheries

The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been apprised of the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between India...
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30

Aug 18

Abandoned, blind jumbo survives on public empathy

Madurai: Busy going to temples and mosques for festivals, aged pachyderm Sundari fetched good income for its owner for the...
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30

Aug 18

Police find dog behind recent communal tension in Bihar

Patna: Authorities in Bihar have found a dog behind the recent communal tension in a town during the Eid Al...
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30

Aug 18

Noida abattoir firm wants out

Ranchi: The company that won the rights to run and maintain Ranchi Municipal Corporation's state-of-the art abattoir on the outskirts of...
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Aug 18

After Flood, Tourism in India’s Kerala Left a Muddy Mess

NEW DELHI/ALAPPUZHA —  More than a week after the floodwater began subsiding, animal carcasses are still floating in Kerala's backwaters,...
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Aug 18

Activists Wants jumbo Who Trampled Her Mahout To Death Rehabilitated

The Federation of Indian Animal Protection Organisations (FIAPO) has written to the minister of forests, Tamil Nadu, requesting that temple Masini,...
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17

Aug 18

Monkeys forced to beg, rescued from Dadar station

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India and officials from the Maharashtra Forest Department and the Mumbai Police...
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16

Aug 18

5 bovine smugglers arrested, 57 animals rescued in J-K

Police have foiled four major bids to smuggle bovines and rescued 57 animals in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir,...
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16

Aug 18

BMC gives nod for goat slaughter in courtroom on Bakr-Eid, Bombay High Court slams its ‘erroneous’ system

The Bombay High Court today slammed the Mumbai civic body’s “erronous” online system for granting permission for animal slaughter in...
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Aug 18

Karachi Man’s Rooftop Cattle Get a Crane Lift to the Ground

Karachi: Residents of Karachi, Pakistan's largest city, watched as cattle were lowered by crane from the top of a four-storey home...
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Aug 18

Uttarakhand to launch helpline for crime against cow

Narendra Singh Rawat, chairman of the Ayog said that as Uttarakhand high court has directed this week that every citizen...
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Aug 18

Gujarat’s Anand University Rolls Back Its First Goat Sale After Bakr-i-Eid Poster Storm

Ahmedabad: The Anand Agricultural University in central Gujarat has reacquired 10 goats it had sold since Friday after objection by...
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Aug 18

Shipping Ministry has revoked permission for shipping of animals.

Bhuj, Aug 9 Days after local authorities stopped export of livestock from a port in Kutch, Gujarat, to Gulf countries...
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6

Aug 18

Are zoos still relevant?

Zoos have always been subject to controversy. Recently, a zoo in Cairo, Egypt, was accused of exhibiting donkeys as zebras...
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6

Aug 18

15 dead oxen found in truck near Vasant Kunj area

Fifteen dead oxen were found abandoned in a truck near the Vasant Kunj area on Sunday morning. According to the...
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6

Aug 18

Chhattisgarh: 18 cows locked in room die of suffocation at shelter home

NEW DELHI: At least 18 cows died of suffocation over the past few days at a shelter home managed by...
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5

Aug 18

This German Woman Is Living In India For Nearly 40 Years & Taking Care Of 1,200 Abandoned Cows

It’s not just Indians who are making a change in the Indian society. Friederike Irina Bruning, a 59-year-old woman from...
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Aug 18

In a first, UP government to list Man-animal conflict as disaster under SDRF

In possibly the first-of-its-kind move, the Uttar Pradesh government has given its in-principle approval to bring man-animal conflict under listed...
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Aug 18

Bombay High Court disposes PIL seeking ban on sale of exotic birds/animals at Crawford market

The Bombay High Court has refused to grant any relief to a Malabar Hill resident seeking action against shop owners,...
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2

Aug 18

The human-animal conflict is a lot more complex than you think

On its face, the term “human-wildlife conflict” seems like a straightforward thing. Yet the causes may be surprisingly complex, with...
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Aug 18

Hang those who gang raped pregnant goat in Haryana, says Actor John Abraham

Mumbai: Reacting to the horrific case from Haryana where a pregnant goat was gang raped by eight men, Bollywood actor...
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1

Aug 18

21 cattle recovered, Rajasthan smugglers flee

The Bharatpur police had a run-in with people allegedly transporting cattle illegally to Haryana on Monday night. The alleged smugglers...
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1

Aug 18

12 Times Animals Suffered Just Because Humans Wanted To Have A Good Time

Now that you have been congratulated, it's time for some introspection. If you look at the instances of tourism-related animal...
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24

Jul 18

Cattle ranchers, farmers protecting animals, crops from high heat

JEFFERSON COUNTY — Cattle rancher and farmer Mike Douget is watching the triple digit Heat Index while keeping an eye on...
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24

Jul 18

KSA bans 8 practices deemed harmful to animals

RIYADH: The Saudi Arabian Ministry of Environment, Water and Agriculture has banned a series of practices under new animal cruelty laws....
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24

Jul 18

Animal Adventure Camp aims to educate kids about wildlife

MARTINSBURG–Children can meet, pet and interact one on one with some exotic animals this week without any summertime trips to...
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Jul 18

Dozens of Animals Taken From Alleged Puppy Mill Now Up For Adoption

FAYETTEVILLE (KFSM) – Seventy-one animals were rescued from an alleged puppy mill near Lincoln on June 13th,and now they're ready for...
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23

Jul 18

County animal shelter’s philosophy change well underway

The shelter no longer accepts owner-surrendered pets. The County Commission is poised to ban euthanasia at the shelter and end...
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23

Jul 18

Shortage Of Large-Animal Vets Leaves Markets Vulnerable To Disease Outbreaks

Large-animal vets ensure the health of cows, pigs and horses, but they're also the first line of defense against diseases...
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23

Jul 18

Inhumane transporting of animals

Dear Editor, Once again, I am bringing to the attention of Government authorities the unforgiveable abuse to Guyana’s wildlife; as...
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23

Jul 18

ANGELS FOR ANIMALS

ANGELS FOR ANIMALS At a glance About 120 people attended Sunday’s groundbreaking ceremony at the animal facility on state Route...
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23

Jul 18

Burari family’s pet dog dies of heart failure in Noida animal home

Tommy, the pet dog, was chained on the terrace and suffering from high fever when the police found him after...
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22

Jul 18

Two charged with animal abuse, 18 animals removed from Wayne County home

WAYNE COUNTY, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) - Two people have been charged with animal abuse after investigators removed 18 neglected animals from a...
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Jul 18

Silence of the lambs: NSW farmer to shoot starving flock because he can’t afford to feed them

FARMER Les Jones will this month shoot all 1200 of his starving sheep and bury them in a mass grave...
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21

Jul 18

Two years after Westport tenant farm tragedy, many animals are thriving

WESTPORT — Fepo the Rooster was born for the slaughterhouse. He was on steroids and so top-heavy that walking became...
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21

Jul 18

More Than 300 Animals Available At Adopt-A-Thon Today

OAKLAND (BCN) If you'd love to add a furry friend to your household more than 300 animals will be available...
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20

Jul 18

Home Office reports use of animals in science statistics for 2017

Each year, the Home Office publishes statistics relating to regulated scientific procedures that are carried out on protected living animals...
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20

Jul 18

4-H’ers Sell Animals With Pride At County Fair

Friday was meat auction day at the Chautauqua County Fair and 4-H girls and boys were finally able to see...
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20

Jul 18

Fifth-grader uses birthday as opportunity to help animals

Lansing Middle School fifth-grader, BaiLee Abbott has always loved animals and when the 10-year-old celebrated her last birthday she decided...
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20

Jul 18

More than thirty animals seized in Apache Junction animal cruelty investigation

APACHE JUNCTION, AZ - An Apache Junction woman is facing criminal charges for animal cruelty and neglect after officers say...
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20

Jul 18

Animals taken from condemned house in Fall River

At least 10 animals were removed from a house on Slade Street in Fall River on Friday night. The home...
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20

Jul 18

Keeping animals, people safe at the fair

GOSHEN, Ind. – The Elkhart County Fair is a great opportunity to come out to meet a variety of animals....
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20

Jul 18

Feeding wild animals will cultivate love for nature

In February, Nee Soon GRC MP Louis Ng announced that he would be proposing changes, including to disallow the feeding...
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19

Jul 18

Buffaloes

Tinsukia: The carcasses of 15 Asiatic wild water buffaloes were recovered from Motapung Magori Beel on the fringes of Dibru Saikhowa...
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19

Jul 18

Foreign python needed for Indian breeding programme

CHENNAI:A relatively successful breeding programme at Guindy Snake Park here is the reason why many Reticulated Pythons in captivity across...
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19

Jul 18

Haven at Skanda Summer Camp kids help rescued animals

A Madison County camp offers young people more than just a summer of activities -- they're learning about personal responsibility....
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19

Jul 18

Animals pulled from hoarding house

POTOMAC, Md. - Residents in a quiet Potomac neighborhood were shocked when dozens of animals were rescued from a neighboring home...
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18

Jul 18

Good samaritan tends to injured animals in Hyderabad

Malkajgiri:  Here is a businessman who spends at least Rs 25,000 from his pocket to get injured animals and birds...
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18

Jul 18

PETA asks OLX, Quikr to end animal sale

PETA India has called on e-commerce sites -- OLX and Quikr -- to end the sale of live animals, saying...
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18

Jul 18

Oh my ears and whiskers, which cat is the cutest?

PETA selects 10 finalists for the best rescued pet contest The fur is about to fly. Animal rights organisation People...
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16

Jul 18

Animals offer classic fair experience at the Washington County Ag Expo and Fair

Nine-year-old Matthew Leather holds the head of his lamb "Pax" at the start of the 4H/FFA Market Lamb Show at...
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16

Jul 18

Stray animals cause 10% accidents on Bhopal roads

BHOPAL: Stray animals are reportedly increasing number of traffic-related emergencies and measures adopted by administration to tackle the issue failed to impress city...
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16

Jul 18

Jaguar kills eight other animals after escaping from zoo enclosure

Big cat kills five alpacas, two foxes and an emu at Audubon zoo in New Orleans Eight animals have died...
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15

Jul 18

Jaguar escapes, kills 6 animals at New Orleans zoo

Audubon Zoo in New Orleans shut down early on Saturday when a jaguar escaped from its habitat and killed six...
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15

Jul 18

5 Popular World Cup 2018 Predictions Brought to You By Animals

The World Cup 2018 finals take place on Sunday with many predicting who will win the match between Croatia and...
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15

Jul 18

Katie Price ‘forced to sell beloved animals due to money worries’

Katie Price is reportedly having to sell her beloved animals after being hit by financial difficulties. The 40-year-old is said...
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15

Jul 18

Fifty-five animals died in Dublin Zoo in 2016, including several members of near-extinct species

The latest figures show that over 11 percent of Dublin Zoo’s animal population died during 2016 A number of critically...
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14

Jun 18

Soha Ali Khan and Kunal Kapoor join hands for animal welfare

Animal lovers Soha Ali Khan and Kunal Kapoor have promised their support to the campaign 'Be Kind To All Kind',...
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14

Jun 18

Rajasthan: Deadly heat kills chinkara & laughing dove

Date : 14-June-2018 Source :http://www.dnaindia.com/jaipur/report-rajasthan-deadly-heat-kills-chinkara-laughing-dove-2625188
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14

Jun 18

Putting the horse before the cart: What the discovery of 4,000-year-old ‘chariot’ in UP signifies

The ASI find has revived the debate over whether horses existed in India before the coming of the Indo-European ‘Aryans’....
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14

Jun 18

Rajasthan: Deadly heat kills chinkara & laughing dove

The reports of deaths of animals and birds in the state have emerged. In the Nosar village of Lohawat, hundreds...
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14

Jun 18

350kg of beef seized, slaughterhouses sealed

Vadodara police on Wednesday raided slaughterhouses in Khatkivad and seized hundreds of kilograms of beef from the Navayard area. Police were called...
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14

Jun 18

A haven for the brow-antlered deer

Keibul Lamjao National Park The north-eastern State of Manipur is home to several species of deer. The most significant among...
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13

Jun 18

Letter: How can animals’ suffering be viewed as entertainment?

Many animal welfare groups support ending rodeos. It’s bad enough humans want to partake in them How can animals’ suffering...
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13

Jun 18

Social media angry after dog buried alive in Agra

Animal rights activists vented their anger on social media after a video purportedly showed a dog buried alive under bitumen...
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12

Jun 18

Anthropology professor focuses book on the bonds between humans, animals

Radhika Govindrajan’s book “Animal Intimacies” started attracting attention before it was even available to readers. A University of Washington assistant...
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12

Jun 18

Stifled by the web

#NomoreBagheeras is a movement to fight the menace of online sale of dogs and cats, triggered by the death of...
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11

Jun 18

All-new series from animal planet and the dodo – “Dodo Heroes”’ 0 spotlights powerful bonds between animals and people

MUMBAI: Animal Planet and DODO, the #1 animal brand on digital, will premiere a new series ‘DODO HEROES’ which will...
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9

Jun 18

Say cheese if you want duty-free access, Trump poser to India

India and the US are headed for a major row over Indian religious sentiments attached to the cow, for which...
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9

Jun 18

How do you solve India’s stray dogs problem?

At 4 lakhs, Bengaluru boasts of the largest stray dog population among metropolitan areas in the Indian subcontinent. If one...
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8

Jun 18

BBMP’s one home, one dog policy in Bengaluru faces backlash, ‘Not Without My Dog’ campaign fights to quash it

I’m a pretty simple person whose vocabulary and enunciation allows her only so many twists of the tongue before the...
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21

May 18

VEGAN LEATHER BY MALAI CREATED FROM COCONUT WATER TO REDUCE FOOD WASTE

Two entrepreneurs have partnered to develop a breakthrough new vegan leather-style product using the cell wall of coconut water and...
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21

May 18

Behind dog attacks on Sitapur kids: Shut slaughterhouses, wild breed

Fourteen children have died in dog attacks in the district this year. People in the area believe that while dogs...
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21

May 18

Wastage of Water in the Meat Industry: The case of Pork

The world is getting hotter. The gap between the need and availability of freshwater is widening every day. Despite finding...
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21

May 18

Nipah virus outbreak confirmed in Kerala; death toll rises to 9, 20 others under observation

The Union Health Ministry has rushed a team of experts to Kerala to assist the state control the Nipah virus...
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20

May 18

After killer spill, dolphin finally sighted in Beas river in Punjab

There are between five and 11 Indus river dolphins in the 185-km stretch of the Beas that flows through Punjab,...
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20

May 18

Asola wildlife park turns into dumping ground for animals picked up from across Delhi

Puncturing the few and far between 'green lungs' of Delhi has been turned into an art form by government authorities....
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20

May 18

Maharashtra to get Giraffe and Zebra at Pune zoo

RAJIV Gandhi Zoological Park, Katraj, situated on the outskirts of Pune city, will have two guests in the near future...
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20

May 18

Tussle Between Wild Animals And Humans Will Continue Unless There’s Good Insurance Policy

Big cats barging into the homes or jumbos wreaking havoc in the human vicinity fascinate netizens across social media, but,...
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19

May 18

Meet the Freagles of India, a team that has found homes for nearly 400 lab-released beagles

These beagles are among nearly 400 lucky dogs released from labs around the country and methodically re-homed In the lawn of...
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15

May 18

I don’t want my children to believe that dogs carry umbrellas: Raveena Tandon

New Delhi, May 15 (UNI) Committed to being a responsible parent and bringing up her children as humane beings of...
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14

May 18

Raveena Tandon’s videologue on Mother’s Day to sensitise parents towards animal cruelty in circuses

"I don't want my children to believe that dogs carry umbrellas or that parrots ride a bicycle," says Actor Raveena...
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13

May 18

B -town shares snap with thier mother and is aww-some!

Raveena Tandon: Committed to being a responsible parent and bringing up her children as humane beings of the society, actor...
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2

May 18

Kolkata meat scandal: Bribes as low as Rs 50 to municipal staff used to extract information on dead animals, say cops

The racket was busted when two persons were arrested after locals in Budge Budge, 30 km from Kolkata, stopped a...
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1

May 18

Puppies sold ‘wholesale’ online, thanks to loophole in law

Did you know that puppies can be purchased ‘wholesale’ online? Did you know that these living beings are sold as...
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1

May 18

Rare surgery gives new lease of life to calf at GADVASU

Tribune News Service Ludhiana, April 30 A new-born cow calf named ‘Pari’, aged 25 days, was admitted in the surgery...
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1

May 18

CHAINED AND BEATEN The Sun joins Harry Potter’s Evanna Lynch in India on her mission to end suffering of elephants used to pull in tourists

Over 850,00 Brits visited India for their holiday last year, perhaps without realising the true horror of captivity for these...
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1

May 18

Meat scandal in Kolkata hits restaurant sales after 20,000 kg carcass meat seized; inter-state racket suspected

Meat scandal in Kolkata appears to have taken a major toll on the appetite of non-vegetarians for restaurant and outside...
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1

May 18

Anushka Sharma builds home for animals on her birthday

Bollywood actor Anushka Sharma who turned 30 today, decided to do something for her furry pals as she turned another...
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30

Apr 18

The abuse of animals in factory farming

California has a very interesting political system. This allows organisations and individuals to bypass politicians and put potential laws directly...
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29

Apr 18

This needless exploitation of animals

The animal testing and experimentation industry is everywhere. It is secretive, pervasive and profitable. Most of you don’t even know...
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29

Apr 18

Chemicals used to freshen up rotten meat in West Bengal, say police

The Kolkata Police, which on Thursday seized 20 tonnes of rotten meat suspected to be of dead animals, have said...
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29

Apr 18

Colistin-resistance in humans is mainly due to antibiotic use in veterinary feed

The food we eat may be hosting strains of bacteria that are resistant to the most powerful antibiotics and this...
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28

Apr 18

Regulation on sale of oxytocin

New Delhi: The Union health ministry has banned the sale of formulations with oxytocin through retail chemists and restricted domestic...
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27

Apr 18

Come summers, dairy productions start reducing

Ludhiana: The rising levels of mercury across the nation have brought a lot of challenges for the dairy farmers. They...
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26

Apr 18

How safe is your milk?

Inefficiencies in supply chain pose health risks India has rapidly emerged as one of the largest producers of milk over...
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24

Apr 18

Thane Session Court rejects bail to accused for making bombs to hunt animals

The Thane Session's Court recently rejected a bail application filed by an agriculturalist and a fisherman, who claimed that they...
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24

Apr 18

Social group move to help street animals

Hyderabad: Summer is usually hard on street animals but with temperatures soaring the animals are finding it difficult to survive. With...
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24

Apr 18

ROADWATCH APP SAVING WILDLIFE FROM DEATHTRAPS

Wildlife enthusiasts throughout India are updating about injured animals on RoadWatch — an android mobile application. The mobile app has...
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24

Apr 18

The tragic lives of India’s mistreated captive elephants

For more than a month, Rajeshwari, a 42-year-old temple elephant in India, lay desultorily on a patch of sand, her...
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23

Apr 18

Animal testing is costly and inefficient; investment in more humane science may yield better solutions

So many companies test on animals. Even those that don’t need to do so. For instance, perfume companies by now...
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23

Apr 18

States’ failure to reply to Centre’s letters on elephant corridors irks SC

The Supreme Court asked Assam, Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra, Nagaland, Odisha and Tripura to submit their responses to the Centre within...
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21

Apr 18

Bollywood Supports ban on animal circuses

Actor Raveena Tandon appeals to the government to end cruelty
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21

Apr 18

World Circus Day: Call to end animals suffering in circuses grows louder

“Elephants don’t stand on stools, birds don’t balance on balls, and dogs don’t jump through hoops on fire without cowering...
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20

Apr 18

Raveena Tandon Appeals Government To Ban Animal Circuses

After Dia Mirza, Raveena Tandon has written to the Minister of Environment, Forests and Climate Change to impose a 'complete...
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19

Apr 18

Tiger that had ‘strayed’ into a fragmented forest found killed

A Royal Bengal tiger that was spotted in a patch of highly fragmented forest in Lalgarh, West Bengal was found...
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2

Apr 18

Month-long traditional horse fair ends

At the time of its month-long fair, usually sleepy Gopinathpur village in Joypurhat's Akkelpur upazila springs to life. Puppet shows,...
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2

Apr 18

MC finally gets its own cattle-lifting van

Harshraj Singh Tribune News Service Ludhiana, April 1 To shift stray cattle from the city roads, the Municipal Corporation has...
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2

Apr 18

Woman of steel has room for 1,000 dogs in posh Chhatarpur farmhouse

A posh farmhouse in the Chhatarpur area of South Delhi has been home to over a thousand stray dogs and...
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1

Apr 18

Bovine adventures

Author Shoba Narayan explores the stories, mythological tales, genetic history, cultural beliefs and rituals associated with the cow in her...
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1

Apr 18

No end to stray dog menace

Gagan K Teja Tribune News Service Patiala, March 31 The number of dog-bite cases in the city has soared. One...
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1

Apr 18

Dog beaten to death in Noida, case filed

A one-year-old female dog was allegedly beaten to death after security guards of Supertech Capetown society in sector 74 suspected...
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1

Apr 18

Rhinos increase by 12 in India’s Kaziranga Park

A census in India’s Kaziranga National Park has counted 2,413 one-horned rhinos – up 12 from 2015, BBC News reported. Census is...
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30

Mar 18

Stray cattle menace continues unabated in city, issue widely debated on social media

Tribune News Service Jalandhar, March 29 The menace of stray cattle is now not limited to streets or roads. It...
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30

Mar 18

Next food revolution: Now, lab-grown ‘clean meat’ to enter Indian market soon

HYDERABAD: Hyderabadi mutton and chicken biryani will soon get the ‘clean meat’ boost with the city-based Centre for Cellular and Molecular...
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30

Mar 18

100 monkeys die in Uttar Pradesh, viscera sent for tests

The deaths of the simians has triggered outrage among environmentalists after which the state government swung into action. The viscera...
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29

Mar 18

Several strays in Kalamna poisoned to death

Nagpur: In yet another case of cruelty against animals, several stray dogs were poisoned to death in Kalamna. This is...
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29

Mar 18

Haryana orders closure of slaughterhouses in urban areas on Mahavir Jayanti

The order was issued on Wednesday by state Urban Local Bodies Minister, Kavita Jain, who said she took the decision...
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6

Mar 18

Maybelline Still Allows Animal Testing on Products Sold in China – Let’s End the Cruelty Now!

Although it has been proven to be unreliable, and in many cases completely obsolete, animal testing is still carried out...
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6

Mar 18

GoodNews: 24×7 Free Dispensary for Stray Animals Opens in Noida

A non-profitable group named ‘House of Stray Animals’ has set up a free animal dispensary in Sector 55, Noida, which...
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6

Mar 18

Endangered Sumatran tiger disemboweled, hung for attacking Indonesian locals

Despite warnings by conservation officials to not harm the big cat, the villagers announced plans to kill the animal. New...
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6

Mar 18

Rajasthan proposes stricter laws to check cow smuggling

Clamping down on illegal cow slaughter, Rajasthan has ruled that vehicles used in unauthorized transportation of bovines will be seized...
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6

Mar 18

Distractions of cow politics

A trade dispute with US; eyes off governance US President Donald Trump’s fulmination against high Indian tariffs on Harley-Davidson bikes...
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6

Mar 18

Scrap cattle slaughter rules to help dairy farmers

Since 15 million cattle are slaughtered each year, scrapping the law will save farmers Rs 33,000 crore in feed alone...
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6

Mar 18

The real cost of meat

Not a drop to drink The meat industry uses a third of the world’s freshwater—directly or indirectly. The global production...
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6

Mar 18

Elephant Corridors In India: Supreme Court To Hear Matter On April 6

The top court was informed by the parties that the larger issue raised in the petition was having elephant corridors...
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6

Mar 18

Despondent in captivity

For years, Lakshmi, 64, and Anarkali, 56, have been standing there almost like a figurine, bound by chains and isolated...
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27

Feb 18

Rajasthan government proposes amendments to check cow smuggling

Under the new law, vehicles used in illegal transport of bovine would be seized. Vehicles used in illegal bovine transport...
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18

Feb 18

Leopard in Lucknow village: Trapped for two days, dead on third; Cop says shot cat in self-defence

The leopard that prowled a Lucknow village for the last two days was shot dead on Saturday morning. The police...
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1

Feb 18

Agri Inc lauds ‘pro-farmer’ Budget; Activists cry ‘betrayal’

New Delhi, Feb 1 Farm industry today lauded the government's last full budget saying it is a "Roti-Kapada and Kisaan...
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22

Jan 18

Aggressive Haridwar tusker to be radio-collared

DEHRADUN: The aggressive tusker that killed two people in Haridwar and was captured by a joint team of Rajaji Tiger...
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22

Jan 18

90,000 Indians rescued; Barcode order; Fishermen arrested; Animal attacks; Woman raped; Leopard killed

NEW DELHI: As many as 90,000 Indian nationals have been safely brought back from foreign conflict zones, countries affected by...
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22

Jan 18

‘Bloody Milk’ Indirectly Poses Hard Questions for India’s ‘Gau Rakshaks’

The argument for Bloody Milk (Petit Paysan in French) with its theme of loved, but endangered cattle, to have been...
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22

Jan 18

Union Budget 2018: Animal Rights Body Urges Govt to Allocate Funds for Gaushalas

New Delhi: With the Union budget just days away, an animal rights body has asked the government to allocate funds...
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22

Jan 18

City to get 2nd animal birth control centre

"Total number of kennels required to monitor the neutered stray dog's health is a mismatch for the number of stray...
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22

Jan 18

Students From DU’s Motilal Nehru College Are Giving Delhi’s Dogs A Healthier Life

We often come across heartwarming stories of people’s empathy and compassion towards dogs, who are our silent best friends. But...
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22

Jan 18

Government move to double dairy farmers’ income

MOTIHARI: The department of animal husbandry, dairying & fisheries has initiated a number of schemes with the objective of doubling...
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22

Jan 18

The Vegan India Movement is born : Volunteers from Udaipur unite to raise consciousness about veganism at Fatahasagar Pal

Udaipur : Victor Hugo is quoted as saying “There is one thing stronger than all the armies in the world,...
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22

Jan 18

APP TO COLLECT DATA ON ACCIDENTAL WILDLIFE DEATHS

In the era of digitalisation where GPS is an extra advantage, an application known as ROAD WATCH — to be...
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22

Jan 18

Budget 2018: Animal rights body wants funds for cow shelters, grazing land

With the Union Budget 2018 just days away, an animal rights body has asked the government to allocate funds for...
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22

Jan 18

Wildlife Institute of India to work on contraceptives for wild animals

The Centre has asked Dehradun-based Wildlife Institute of India (WII) to develop contraceptives for wild animals, as states struggle to...
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14

Jan 18

Despite Photographs, Authorities Deny Violation of Cattle Transport Rules

New Delhi: As the country continues to witness incidents of increasing illegal cattle smuggling or transportation of animals in unhygienic...
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14

Jan 18

Why cattle smugglers are having a free run in Rajasthan’s Alwar, Bharatpur

From a distance, villages on the border of Rajasthan and Haryana look like any other rural hamlet — narrow, dirt...
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14

Jan 18

58 cows die in MP shelter

At least 58 cows have died in the last 28 days in a cow shelter in Madhya Pradesh's Agar Malwa...
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14

Jan 18

Pangolin, tiger, leopard and rhino were most poached animals in India in 2017: Survey

Pangolin scales , skins and bones of tiger and leopard, and rhino horns were the most traded illicit wildlife products...
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14

Jan 18

Forest personnel seize 1500 turtles, arrest three persons

Bhubaneswar, Dec 31 Forest personnel seized around 1,500 turtles and arrested three persons for illegally transporting the animals in Odisha's...
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14

Jan 18

Tiger census likely in Telangana in Jan 2018

Hyderabad, Dec 31 (PTI) The tiger census is expected to be taken up in Telangana next month, a senior official...
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14

Jan 18

Leopardess mowed down on highway near Hosapete

Ballari: A leopardess was killed after being hit by an unknown vehicle while it was crossing National Highway-13 at Potalakatta...
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14

Jan 18

Activists file police complaint against bullock cart race

An animal rights activist has lodged a complaint with Kashimira police station after a video of bullock carts racing on...
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14

Jan 18

Gurgaon residents, activists at odds over animal capture

Animal rights activists, who feed stray animals in the area, claimed that they often get into quarrels with members of...
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8

Jan 18

Tamil Nadu: PETA urges Rajinikanth to stop fans from sacrificing goats

MADURAI: Following news about plans of Rajinikanth fans in Madurai to sacrifice goats to celebrate the occasion of the actor...
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8

Jan 18

This is Mark Zuckerberg’s resolution for 2018

NEW YORK: Mark Zuckerberg says his "personal challenge" for 2018 is to fix Facebook. The Facebook CEO has declared a...
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8

Jan 18

Haryana women boxers return government-gifted cows: Report

In November last year, the government of Haryana decided to add cows to the list of reward prizes that were...
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8

Jan 18

NDMC crackdown against illegal dairy, 15 cows rescued

New Delhi, Jan 5 (PTI) Fifteen cows were today rescued during civic body crackdown against an illegally run dairy in...
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8

Jan 18

Delhi Zoo helps animals battle winter chills

It is not only humans who are battling the harsh cold since the beginning of 2018 but animals in the...
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8

Jan 18

Glass-coated threads equally deadly: PETA

Nagpur: The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India, which has approached the Supreme Court seeking expansion of...
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8

Jan 18

Videotape bull races, say animal welfare board’s new guidelines

The new Jallikattu guidelines issued by the Animal Welfare Board of India (AWBI) for this season’s bull races want the...
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19

Dec 17

Killer roads, rail tracks snuff out wild animals

Hours before sunrise on a cool February night this year, a four-year-old male leopard waited behind a bush along the...
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18

Dec 17

For Surya Singh, his wife, family means 118 rescued dogs

Bengaluru: To a layman, animal shelter or animal rescue operations may not mean much, but it shows how our society treats...
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18

Dec 17

India Has Tagged Lakhs of Sheep, Cows and Camels. Here’s Why This Is a Good Move

The Telangana Government has a programme to distribute sheep, to help uplift and assist the shepherd community. However, when some...
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18

Dec 17

Yellamma Fair: Animals sacrificed in Karnataka despite police and rights activists’ efforts

Despite efforts by police and animal rights activists to stop it, hundreds of goats and sheep were sacrificed on the...
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18

Dec 17

For Surya Singh, his wife, family means 118 rescued dogs

Bengaluru: To a layman, animal shelter or animal rescue operations may not mean much, but it shows how our society treats...
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17

Dec 17

Shilpa Shetty wins PETA’s Hero To Animals Award

Actress-entrepreneur Shilpa Shetty Kundra has been honoured with a 'Hero to Animals' Award by animal rights organisation PETA for speaking...
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16

Dec 17

Seized buffaloes to be kept at shelter

PUNE: A magisterial court here has directed that the interim custody of two buffaloes seized from their owner by the Sahakarnagar police...
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16

Dec 17

Meet India’s youngest Animal Welfare Officer

She is often busy filing FIRs against animal cruelty and attending court hearings On December 12, Nirali Koradia, 22, received...
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13

Dec 17

Residents here live amid stench of skinned animals

Despite the opening of a few small showrooms in the Buta Mandi area to change the image of this area,...
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13

Dec 17

Five elephants killed by train in India

NEW DELHI-A train has struck and killed five elephants as they crossed over tracks at a tea plantation in northeast India, an official said Monday. The elephants ,...
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13

Dec 17

The True Story of Machli, the World’s Most Famous Tiger

In her 19 years, Machli attacked crocodiles, defended cubs from males, and managed to survive for years with one eye....
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13

Dec 17

Blue Cross rescues abandoned cattle

CHENNAI: Blue Crossvolunteers on Tuesday rescued two cows and two calves that were forced to starve in a village near Acharapakkam, around...
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13

Dec 17

Tension, uneasy calm at Alwar’s anti-cow smuggling outposts

Evening is falling in western Rajasthan’s Alwar and the roads are getting deserted. Just a few kilometers from the Haryana...
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13

Dec 17

High court comes to Valmiki animals’ rescue

Patna: Patna High Court has ordered East Central Railway (ECR) to build structures on the train track that passes through...
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13

Dec 17

Jumbo crushes selfie seeker to death

Angul: A 50-year-old man was crushed to death by a wild tusker while trying to take a selfie with the animal...
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12

Dec 17

Elephant death: Railways blames forest department for not sharing information

A day after a train mowed down five elephants in Sonitpur district, Northeast Frontier Railways today accused the Assam forest...
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12

Dec 17

Here’s how humans pose a jumbo problem for captive elephants

"Invading elephants trample two"... "Murderous elephant gores mahout to death"... "Marauding elephants throw up vehicles"... The list of unjust adjectives...
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12

Dec 17

HC seeks to know possibility of importing vaccine to sterilise

New Delhi, Dec 12 (PTI) The Delhi High Court today sought to know the possibility of importing a vaccine for...
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11

Dec 17

Villagers sensitised on wildlife crime

Kohima, December 10 (MExN): A sensitisation programme on wildlife crime was jointly organised by the Wildlife Crime Control Bureau (WCCB), Ministry...
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11

Dec 17

Horror in India as stray dog with newborn baby in its mouth runs from hospital grounds and feeds the child to its puppies

Police are investigating after horrifying video emerged showing a stray dog carrying the body of a newborn baby outside a...
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11

Dec 17

‘Life of Pi’ actor visits Wildlife SOS elephant care centre, bear facility

Mathura, Dec 10 : Adil Hussain, the lead actor of the acclaimed "Life of Pi", on Sunday visited the Wildlife...
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11

Dec 17

Mumbai: 102 Bandra cats sterilised in PETA initiative

Mumbai: In a critical move to help curb animal-homelessness crisis, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), has performed sterilisation...
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11

Dec 17

‘Indian breed dogs can be equally good pets as pedigree dogs’

BHUBANESWAR: Indian breed of dogs are equally good in looks, skills and as a companion like any other pedigree dogs, but we...
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11

Dec 17

Why Are Elephants Getting Electrocuted in India?

In May this year, a disturbing wildlife video from India began circulating on the Internet. It showed a dead elephant...
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11

Dec 17

Indian Animal Feed (Poultry, Cattle & Aquaculture) Market 2017 Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast by 2022

Animal feed plays a vital role in the food chain as feed is one of the most crucial contributor in...
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11

Dec 17

Deer meat seized in Odisha, poacher held

Kendrapara (Odisha), Dec 11 (PTI) Forest officials today seized 25 kg of venison and arrested a poacher from Shailendranagar village...
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11

Dec 17

Eating Live Animals: Gross Cruelty Or Cultural Difference?

Footage continues to emerge of people dining on live seafood, insects and other animals. We recommend caution if you decide...
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11

Dec 17

The need to restore elephant corridors

They often trumpeted, anxious and confused – driven from one village, only to be forced out from the neighbouring village....
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11

Dec 17

Australian dogs trained to sniff out endangered species

SYDNEY: Australian dogs are being trained to sniff out the droppings of endangered animals in a scheme that offers greater...
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11

Dec 17

Real animals claimed as CGI puts welfare board on alert

HYDERABAD: The familiar prescreening note that assures us that no animal was harmed during the shooting of the film and...
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8

Dec 17

Nepal’s Supreme Court ends mass killings of street dogs

For decades, Nepal hasn’t treated its tens of thousands of homeless, roaming dogs in a way that reflects the kind...
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6

Dec 17

Use of animals for ferrying pilgrims: NGT issues a slew of directions

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) dealing with the use of ponies, horses, mule, donkeys to carry pilgrims and goods from Katra to...
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6

Dec 17

Elephant tramples two to death – Man-animal conflicts ring safety alarm

Bhawanipatna: A wild elephant trampled two men to death in Kalahandi district in the latest instance of man-animal conflict in the...
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6

Dec 17

New zoo plan in Sambalpur

Bhubaneswar: Forest and environment minister Bijayshree Routray told the state assembly on Tuesday that the proposal to set up a second...
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6

Dec 17

Veterinary hospital at Bir Talab zoo awaits doctors, staff as animals suffer

The veterinary hospital situated on the premises of the Bir Talab zoo has been lying non-functional since its inception. The...
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6

Dec 17

Gorewada zoo takes up transplantation of trees

Nagpur: Perhaps for the first time in the country, the Maharashtra government has launched tree transplantation project to develop wildlife...
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5

Dec 17

Tiger carcass found in Umaria, poachers’ role suspected

Umaria (MP), Dec 5 (PTI) The carcass of a tiger, aged around four years, has been found in Ghunghuti area...
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5

Dec 17

Scientists Say Sea Sponges Are The Earliest Human Ancestors

There has always been a row over our evolution and there are several theories around the same. And now a...
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5

Dec 17

Solar fences to stop jumbo attacks

ourkela: Solar fencing, designed to fight elephant menace, is proving extremely beneficial in the district. Sundargarh divisional forest officer Arun Kumar...
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5

Dec 17

Now, full day safari at Jhalana

Jaipur: On the lines of Ranthambhore National Park, now Jhalana forest would launch full day safari from sunrise to sunset from December...
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5

Dec 17

KARNATAKA: YET AGAIN, PETA FINDS FAULT WITH KAMBALA

Even as Kambala fans and patrons continue to appreciate and support the sport, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals...
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5

Dec 17

Hedonist hounds escape the dog’s life on India’s mean streets

VELVET beds, a relaxing spa, 24-hour medical care and non-alcoholic beers imported from Belgium: the life of a pampered pooch in...
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Dec 17

Ban on Sale of Cattle For Slaughter Rolled Back by Centre

New Delhi, Dec 3: The Centre has rolled back the ban on sale of cattle for slaughter in animal markets,...
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4

Dec 17

Meet India’s connected cows as dairies push to double milk productivity

Around 200 milk farmers from Indapur village, some 140km southeast of Pune in Maharashtra, and surrounding areas are sitting under...
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4

Dec 17

India’s dairy sector offers numerous possibilities for entrepreneurs globally: Shri Radha Mohan Singh

Union Agriculture & Farmers' Welfare Minister, Shri Radha Mohan Singh said that India is the 'Oyster' of the global dairy...
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4

Dec 17

Pune gets first scientific census for stray dogs

Method used to estimate numbers and density among wildlife will be implemented for this study; aim is to curb human-animal...
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4

Dec 17

Coimbatore farmers take to WhatsApp to solve man-animal conflict

Man-animal conflict in India is a significant one where animal encroachments on agricultural land leave massive amounts of crop damage...
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4

Dec 17

Plastic jar removed from stray dog’s head

BHUBANESWAR: After a frantic search by at least 10 people for two days, a stray dog moving around with a...
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4

Dec 17

Govt should frame rules for dairy animals welfare: NGO

New Delhi, Nov 26 (PTI) Cattles in India are being tortured and the government should frame dairy animal welfare rules...
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4

Dec 17

Let Us Take A Look At How We Treat Our ‘Sacred’ Cow And How Safe Is The Milk We Drink

On November 26, India marks its National Milk Day, on the birthday of Verghese Kurien, the Father of White Revolution,...
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4

Dec 17

No changes in cattle trade ban order

New Delhi: The government has made no change in its May 26 order banning sale of cattle for slaughter though...
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4

Dec 17

Can Monkeys Befriend People? Experts Weigh In.

The friendship between a boy and a troop of monkeys may have been misconstrued, but the possibility of such a...
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4

Dec 17

Government withdraws aquarium, fish tank shop rules

While the Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF) mulls withdrawing a notification banning sale of cattle for slaughter in animals...
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4

Dec 17

Rare species of musk deer spotted in Kullu national park

The Great Himalayan National Park (GHNP) authorities have a reason to cheer. A team of forest officials that visited the...
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4

Dec 17

Enthusiasm abounds for furry friends

Secunderabad: With an intention to find loving families for abandoned stray dogs and cats, an adoption drive was organised by...
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4

Dec 17

Elephant, Calf Enter House in Coimbatore in Search of Food

It all seems straight out of an Enid Blyton fiction novel. A house where humans coexist with animals ranging from a...
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3

Dec 17

Uttar Pradesh police go on a ‘buffalo hunt’ after BJP MLA files ‘missing complaint’

Sitapur: Looks like no matter which political party is in power, ‘missing buffaloes’ are always a source of trouble for the...
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3

Dec 17

Court allows 56 rescued camels to be sent back to Rajasthan

Hyderabad, Dec 3 (PTI): A Hyderabad court allowed two animal rescue organisation to transport to Rajasthan 56 camels that were...
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2

Dec 17

Villagers kill leopard after it mauls to death woman in India’s Assam state

NEW DELHI, Dec. 1 (Xinhua) -- A leopard was killed by angry residents Friday after it mauled to death an...
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2

Dec 17

Fastest feline first

Have you recovered from the cheetah attack?" - this is a question I often face these days. I wish it...
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1

Dec 17

Some animals are more equal than others

It is time we gave priority to animals on the basis of the threat perception When a tiger dies in...
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1

Dec 17

Fed up With Delays, 26-Year-Old Creates App That Helps Rescue Animals in Real Time

It was an ordinary day when 26-year-old Yash was looking out of the window of his Matunga home when he...
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1

Dec 17

No wall too big for animals, say experts

INDORE: Indore municipal corporation (IMC) seized 13 trucks parked illegally on either side of the road near trenching ground on...
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1

Dec 17

Vegan Meat Brand Aiming To End Factory Farming In India Now Available Online

Indian startup Good Dot has developed a plant-based meat substitute aiming to put an end to factory farming nationwide - and is...
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1

Dec 17

Some animals are more equal than others

It is time we gave priority to animals on the basis of the threat perception When a tiger dies in...
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1

Dec 17

Centre to withdraw ban on sale of cattle for slaughter

NEW DELHI: The Centre has initiated moves to withdraw its controversial May 23 notification banning sale of cattle for slaughter...
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30

Nov 17

Govt to roll back move to ban sale of cattle for slaughter

After the notification in May, the BJP-led NDA government came under severe criticism for attempting to impose the nationwide ban...
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30

Nov 17

Stray animals continue to haunt Jagraon residents

Two deaths within a span of five days and that, too, due to stray animals in the area have once...
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30

Nov 17

India’s wildlife sanctuaries are using elephants as bulldozers to fight poachers

Elephants have been turned into bulldozers in the battle against encroachers in northeastern India. An increase in incidents of poaching have been...
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30

Nov 17

Govt to roll back move to ban sale of cattle for slaughter

The Centre has decided to withdraw its controversial plan of notifying a ban on sale of cattle for slaughter in...
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30

Nov 17

Stray cattle take over Panchkula streets

PANCHKULA: Stray cattlehave become a major problem not only for the residents of Panchkula but also for the daily commuters here....
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27

Nov 17

Animal men biggest fear in south jungle

CHANDIGARH: Four days after three men in an auto-rickshaw gang-raped a passenger in the forest area of Sector 53, people...
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27

Nov 17

Are You a Pet Owner or Dog Feeder Facing Harassment? Here Are Laws That Protect You

A 33-year-old single woman living in Gurgaon’s Nirvana Woodstock, Anchal Kapoor has been met by staggering hate by her neighbours...
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27

Nov 17

Hyderabad: Poultry fair bats for ‘cage free’ rearing

Hyderabad: South Asia’s biggest international poultry exhibition will begin on Wednesday. What is unique, is that the venue which is...
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27

Nov 17

Science Consortium Awards Student for Advancing Animal-Free Testing

The results are in! For his commitment to applying and promoting animal-free methods of testing chemicals for toxicity, Brett Winters,...
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27

Nov 17

India Ranks Second Best in a New Farm Animal Cruelty Index

SYDNEY, Nov. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Voiceless Animal Cruelty Index (VACI), a new global interactive education resource, tracks the...
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27

Nov 17

Dinosaur-like animal’s fossil found in Uttarakhand

A Dinosaur-like creature’s fossil was found during an excavation in Jaspur, a small city 110 km away from Nainital, on...
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27

Nov 17

Bull Gores Argentine Tourist To Death In Jaipur

JAIPUR: An Argentine man holidaying in India has been gored to death by a bull in the popular tourist city...
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27

Nov 17

Egg on the boil! Prices shoot up 40%

NEW DELHI: Hit by tight supply in the many states, egg prices in the country have increased by up to...
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27

Nov 17

Two-year undercover study reveals cruel side of India’s dairy industries

What goes into the daily glass of milk that ends up on your table? A recurring process of animal cruelty, according...
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13

Nov 17

Thanks to PETA, Thousands of Horses Suffering in India May Be Spared!

You may have seen PETA India’s footage from inspections of farms on which thousands of horses, donkeys, and mules are...
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13

Nov 17

Kambala ordinance: Supreme Court issues notice to Centre, Karnataka

PETA India Lead of Public Policy Nikunj Sharma stated in a release that the Supreme had banned jallikattu, bullock-cart races,...
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13

Nov 17

Antivenom sans animal abuse on biotech task list

Mumbai: India’s Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC), which was set up by the department of biotechnology, on Saturday said...
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13

Nov 17

SC issues notice to Tamil Nadu on PETA’s plea on Jallikattu

The Supreme Court on Monday sought the response from the Tamil Nadu government on a plea of animal rights body...
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10

Nov 17

‘It Peed on my Clothes’, Says Student Who Killed Puppy by Throwing it Off Terrace in Tamil Nadu

Chennai, Nov 3: In yet another case of atrocity against animals, a final year mechanical engineering student in Katpadi of Vellore in...
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8

Nov 17

With drones and AK-series rifles, Kaziranga brings down rhino poaching to 16-year low

Poachers’ guns were silent in Assam’s Kaziranga this year. Well, almost. Only two rhinoceros were killed this year, the lowest...
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8

Nov 17

Protected birds, animals sold openly inside Asia’s ‘biggest cattle fair’

The Sonepur Mela in Bihar, advertised by the government as the biggest cattle fair in Asia, strikes as being just...
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8

Nov 17

Sonepur cattle fair, Asia’s largest, begins in Bihar

A host of animals like cows, horses, dogs, goats, birds, camels and other domestic cattle have been brought from across...
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8

Nov 17

Indore Municipal Corpn’ raids meat shops, slaughter houses; shuts down those found violating

Acting on consistent complaints against meat shops and slaughter houses, the Indore municipal corporation acted and closed down many such...
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8

Nov 17

Earth heroes are greening India, protecting wildlife

With India having committed to create an additional carbon sink of 2.5 to three billion tonnes through increased forest cover...
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8

Nov 17

Jumbo expert urges calm

Guwahati: Elephant expert and secretary general of the Bangkok-based Elephant Rei-ntroduction Foundation, Sivaporn Dardarananda, said humans should remain calm to avoid...
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6

Nov 17

Government Pushes For Animal-Free Anti-Venom After Seeing Poor Condition Of Horses

Experts authorised by the Animal Welfare Board of India visited facilities where anti-venom is manufactured, and saw the condition of...
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6

Nov 17

Animal board member receives threat to life

Tribune News Service Panchkula, November 5 Mohan Singh Ahluwalia, member, Animal Welfare Board of India, has written to Haryana Chief...
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6

Nov 17

ANIMAL RIGHT ACTIVIST ROHIT INGLE EMBARKS ON INDIA TOUR ON CYCLE TO PROMOTE VEGANISM

Opening the door of the refrigerator, Rohit Ingle, a hard-core non-vegetarian, stood still staring at chicken. His eyes reflected guilt,...
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6

Nov 17

Iran moves to save last ‘mascot’ Asiatic cheetahs

GARMSAR (Iran): Iranian environmentalists have mobilised to protect the world's last Asiatic cheetahs, estimated to number just 50 and faced...
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6

Nov 17

There’s nothing cute about it. The animal stars of viral videos are being abused Chas Newkey-Burden

t’s the sort of viral video that makes you coo. A sweet little creature called a slow loris performs a...
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6

Nov 17

ADHERE TO STRICT FOOD SAFETY NORMS, COMMIN TO EXPORTERS

The Commerce Ministry has asked exporters to strictly adhere to sanitary and phyto-sanitary norms, saying that non-compliance could damage the...
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6

Nov 17

Animal board member receives threat to life

Tribune News Service Panchkula, November 5 Mohan Singh Ahluwalia, member, Animal Welfare Board of India, has written to Haryana Chief...
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6

Nov 17

ANIMAL RIGHT ACTIVIST ROHIT INGLE EMBARKS ON INDIA TOUR ON CYCLE TO PROMOTE VEGANISM

Opening the door of the refrigerator, Rohit Ingle, a hard-core non-vegetarian, stood still staring at chicken. His eyes reflected guilt,...
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30

Oct 17

India closes the loophole threatening the recovery of Asia’s vultures

This week, the Indian Government took an important step towards preventing the extinction of Asia’s Critically Endangered vultures by upholding...
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30

Oct 17

Here is what Anushka Sharma has to say about Priyanka Chopra’s film

veryone knows Global desi girl Priyanka Chopra and her love for animals, who can forget the puppy that she adopted...
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30

Oct 17

Analysis: The thorny ethics of hybrid animals

Ligers, the hybrid offspring of lions and tigers, may sound like mythological chimeras but they are, in fact, real. The...
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30

Oct 17

No Jumbo Tricks for Indian Circus Enthusiasts From Now On

Hitting the last nail in the coffin, the Indian government has imposed a complete ban on the use of wild...
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30

Oct 17

14-monkey troop poisoned to death

UDUPI: A troop of 14 monkeys, including an infant, died on Thursday at Sitanadi Nature Camp. Locals found the monkeys...
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30

Oct 17

Monkey menace to be a poll issue in Himachal polls: Satti

Shimla: With just few days left for the Assembly election in Himachal Pradesh, monkey and wild animals menace is once...
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30

Oct 17

India to host UN summit on migratory species in 2020

New Delhi, Oct. 28 (IANS): India will host the next UN global wildlife conservation and international species protection conference in...
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30

Oct 17

India emerging as a leader among milk producing nations: Radha Mohan Singh

Union Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Minister Shri Radha Mohan Singh said that India is emerging as a leader among the...
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30

Oct 17

He’s quackers: Man pursues duck thought to be extinct

WASHINGTON -- Hope is the thing with feathers, poet Emily Dickinson wrote. For Richard Thorns, the feathers are pink. Thorns'...
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30

Oct 17

Indus Delta’s unique ‘Kharai’ camels on verge of extinction

THATTA: Saleh Muhammad Jatt, in his early 40s, is busy tending a herd of around two dozen camels. The medium-sized...
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30

Oct 17

Veggies on the menu

Oct 29, 2017-A few months ago, a friend of mine said that his son wanted to study hotel management, but...
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30

Oct 17

Fresh lease of life for Indian vultures; Chinkara doesn’t get the nod

New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Fifteen species of vultures found in over 120 countries, including four India, got a fresh...
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30

Oct 17

Poor arrangement mars Jhajjar cattle fair

Ravinder Saini Tribune News Service Jhajjar, October 28 A five-year-old Murrah bull died due to alleged negligence in providing medical...
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30

Oct 17

The man who loved Nature

Lt-Gen Baljit Singh (retd) Reminiscing of wildlife in the days of plenty, M K Ranjitsinh (MKR) narrates that “it was...
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30

Oct 17

Insanitary conditions at Kumbra cause respiratory ailments

Tribune News Service Mohali, October 28 Heaps of garbage littered in Kumbra village are causing inconvenience to residents and leading...
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30

Oct 17

Maneka Gandhi warns against neglecting animals’ plight

Lucknow, Oct 28 (IANS) Union Child and Women Development Minister Maneka Gandhi, who is a strong votary of animal rights,...
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30

Oct 17

Four Asian vulture species now on highest protection list

Several species of vultures, including four that have India on their migratory routes, were awarded the highest protection by the...
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30

Oct 17

Evolutionary history a better key for conservation targets

An “extinction crisis” is affecting every continent on earth, but a new study published in the journal Proceedings of the...
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30

Oct 17

Lions, chimpanzees among 34 endangered species to receive special protection

New Delhi: Animals complete our ecosystem. But, human activity, climate change and global warming are some of the reasons that...
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30

Oct 17

Added attractions at Alipore Zoo

Kolkata: Visitors to the Alipore Zoological Gardens this winter have reasons to cheer as a number of new animals will...
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30

Oct 17

SFU study maps wildlife conservation spending around the world

Researchers at Simon Fraser University are shedding light on parts of the world where animals are most at risk for...
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30

Oct 17

World’s largest camel fair held in India(1/6)

A camel owner walks with his livestock during sunset at the Pushkar Camel Fair in Pushkar in Rajasthan state in...
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30

Oct 17

Iran moves to save last ‘mascot’ Asiatic cheetahs

GARMSAR (Iran): Iranian environmentalists have mobilised to protect the world's last Asiatic cheetahs, estimated to number just 50 and faced...
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30

Oct 17

McDonald’s sets new welfare standards for chickens

CHICAGO, Oct 27 (Reuters) - McDonald's Corp will require suppliers to follow new standards for raising and slaughtering chickens served...
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30

Oct 17

Aurangabad Municipal Corporation becomes active on dog control

AURANGABAD: Activities of the city corporations's animal husbandry department towards keeping a check on uncontrolled breeding of dogs and rehabilitation...
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30

Oct 17

Go Organic While Helping Abused and Abandoned Animals in This Himachal Farm

Pine-fresh mountain air, stunning views of the majestic Dhauladhar range and a laid-back little town brimming with warmth — just...
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30

Oct 17

Stray dog issue: Govt seeks help of voluntary outfits

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Admitting that the government and civic bodies do not have enough facilities to shelter and rehabilitate stray dogs, Animal...
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30

Oct 17

Remarkably Complete 150 Million Year Old Marine Reptile Fossil Found in Gujarat

This is the oldest and most complete fossil of an ichthyosaur to have been found in India, and it may...
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30

Oct 17

Cows pumped with antibiotics, treated as milk machines in dairies: Report

Most cows are kept in cramped enclosures in dairies, and pumped with antibiotics and hormones to produce more milk, exposing...
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30

Oct 17

Rs 25 Crore Bull ‘Shahenshah’ Attends Haryana Animal Fair For Catwalk

Chandigarh, Oct 28: In the ongoing animal fair in Jhajjar district of Haryana, many animals including buffaloes are being priced...
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30

Oct 17

Four Indian vulture species, among 15, get global protection

A multi-species action plan to conserve 15 vulture species, including four that are critically endangered in India, was adopted at...
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30

Oct 17

Lions, chimpanzees among 34 endangered species to receive special protection

New Delhi: Animals complete our ecosystem. But, human activity, climate change and global warming are some of the reasons that...
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30

Oct 17

Trained forest staff, community participation will reduce man-animal conflicts: DC

RAJOURI: Two days special training programme for the frontline staff of the Forest and Wildlife Departments in Rajouri and Poonch...
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30

Oct 17

‘Coexistence holds key to saving tigers’

Sugoto Roy is coordinator of Integrated Tiger Habitat Conservation Programme (ITHCP) being run through 11 projects in 5 tiger bearing...
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30

Oct 17

Two new giraffes for Nandankanan

Bhubaneswar: Nandankanan authorities will welcome two new guests to the zoo shortly. The zoo authorities have struck a deal with...
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30

Oct 17

Indians, Pakistanis held in Nepal with live chimpanzees, others from Nigeria

Fifteen years after four gorillas were shipped from Nigeria to Malaysia on falsified export documents, another major controversy is brewing...
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30

Oct 17

Why photo evidence of snow leopard in Arunachal Pradesh isn’t yet a reason to celebrate

Less than three weeks after the conservation status of the snow leopard was downgraded from ‘endangered’ to ‘vulnerable’, WWF-India discovered,...
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30

Oct 17

Click A ‘Cowfie’: Kolkata NGO’s Unique Campaign To Save The Animal

KOLKATA: After an inundation of meow and paw selfies on Instagram feeds, get ready for some holy selfies with none...
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23

Oct 17

How India Can Cut Rampant Antibiotic Misuse In Food Animals

India will see the highest growth rate in antibiotic usage in food animals between now and 2030, a new study...
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23

Oct 17

Inter-state wildlife crime racket busted in Assam

GUWAHATI: A thriving racket involved in wildlife crime between Assam and Arunachal Pradesh has been busted with the arrest of...
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23

Oct 17

Delhi zoo aims for ‘model zoo’ status

NEW DELHI: The Delhi zoo, a favourite among children and adults alike, is taking active steps to develop its infrastructure...
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23

Oct 17

This Diwali easier on animals: Vets

Vikas Luthra, founder director, Furever Friends Foundation, which runs a free 24-hour ambulance service on Diwali, received five cases from...
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23

Oct 17

Delhi zoo aims for ‘model zoo’ status

NEW DELHI: The Delhi zoo, a favourite among children and adults alike, is taking active steps to develop its infrastructure...
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7

Oct 17

Punjab Government Supports Rabies Free India

Chandigarh: Setting out to make Chandigarh a model city for rabies and dog-bite management, the Federation of Indian Animal Protection...
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6

Oct 17

Wildlife product seizures go up 90 per cent

New Delhi: The seizures of wildlife products by the Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) have gone up by 90 per cent...
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6

Oct 17

Why the cow has gone from mata to menace

Farmers can't keep them, traders don't want to buy them, and gaushalas are full. The result: Havoc on farms and...
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6

Oct 17

Animal birth control budget in PMC fails to rise to the occasion

PUNE: The Animal Birth Control (ABC) programme in the city has been rendered impotent by a paltry budget. This fiscal,...
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6

Oct 17

Nearly 1,000 Animals Could Starve To Death As Noida Shelter Runs Out Of Funds For Upkeep

Earlier known as SPCA, the only shelter and Animal Hospital in Noida's Sector-94 is going through a tough time due to...
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6

Oct 17

Twenty-six dogs rescued from meat dealers after being found tied up with mouths taped shut

Twenty-six dogs, rescued from the clutches of suspected meat dealers, were found tied up in sacks with their mouths taped...
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5

Oct 17

Can Veganism save the Future of India?

The issue India, the largest democracy in the world, also has the largest number of people living below the poverty...
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5

Oct 17

NDDB playing a leading role in implementation of National Dairy Plan: Radha Mohan Singh

Union Minister for Agriculture and Farmers' Welfare Radha Mohan Singh has said that the National Dairy Plan (NDP) aims to...
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5

Oct 17

NDDB playing a leading role in implementation of National Dairy Plan: Radha Mohan Singh

Union Minister for Agriculture and Farmers' Welfare Radha Mohan Singh has said that the National Dairy Plan (NDP) aims to...
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18

Sep 17

Dasara festival likely to take toll on sheep scheme

Hyderabad: Ensuing Dasara festival is giving jitters to the Animal Husbandry Department (AHD) officials as they will have to procure...
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18

Sep 17

Dasara festival likely to take toll on sheep scheme

Hyderabad: Ensuing Dasara festival is giving jitters to the Animal Husbandry Department (AHD) officials as they will have to procure...
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18

Sep 17

In Rajasthan, BJP faces the first serious challenge to its cow politics – from angry farmers

Prahlad Singh, a farmer from the Sikar district in Rajasthan, winced and pointed to the barbed wires surrounding his crop...
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18

Sep 17

Mathura: Meet the 59-year-old German woman who takes care of sick, abandoned cows in her gaushala

Back in 1978, a German woman came to India as a tourist and had no idea what life had in...
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18

Sep 17

Meet animals’ best friends

BENGALURU: As a child, stray animals were her best friends. Every time her animal companions went missing from the streets...
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18

Sep 17

Should Animals Have the Same Rights as Humans?

In 2014, the Supreme Court of India, issued a precedent-setting decision. It extended the mantle of Article 21 of the...
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18

Sep 17

Bikers to race — and spread awareness — in MTB Himalaya

Shimla, Sep 17 (IANS) Intrepid riders from various nations will this year also attempt to raise awareness through social outreach...
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18

Sep 17

Meet Sudevi Mataji – the German woman has saved over a thousand cows in Mathura

As many as 1,200 cows - mostly abandoned, sick and injured - have found a saviour in 59- year-old German...
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18

Sep 17

Dasara festival likely to take toll on sheep scheme

Hyderabad: Ensuing Dasara festival is giving jitters to the Animal Husbandry Department (AHD) officials as they will have to procure...
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18

Sep 17

In Rajasthan, BJP faces the first serious challenge to its cow politics – from angry farmers

Prahlad Singh, a farmer from the Sikar district in Rajasthan, winced and pointed to the barbed wires surrounding his crop...
Read More

18

Sep 17

Mathura: Meet the 59-year-old German woman who takes care of sick, abandoned cows in her gaushala

Back in 1978, a German woman came to India as a tourist and had no idea what life had in...
Read More

18

Sep 17

Meet animals’ best friends

BENGALURU: As a child, stray animals were her best friends. Every time her animal companions went missing from the streets...
Read More

18

Sep 17

Should Animals Have the Same Rights as Humans?

In 2014, the Supreme Court of India, issued a precedent-setting decision. It extended the mantle of Article 21 of the...
Read More

18

Sep 17

Bikers to race — and spread awareness — in MTB Himalaya

Shimla, Sep 17 (IANS) Intrepid riders from various nations will this year also attempt to raise awareness through social outreach...
Read More

18

Sep 17

Meet Sudevi Mataji – the German woman has saved over a thousand cows in Mathura

As many as 1,200 cows - mostly abandoned, sick and injured - have found a saviour in 59- year-old German...
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18

Sep 17

US experts to train vets at Delhi Zoo

New Delhi: A team of experts from the US is providing hands-on training to Indian veterinarians at the Delhi zoo...
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18

Sep 17

FIR over alleged bull fight at fair

SHIMLA: An FIR has been registered by the police over alleged bull fight event at Sair fair in Mashobra, 15...
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18

Sep 17

End in sight for India’s notorious human safaris

Notorious “human safaris” in India’s Andaman Islands may soon stop, after the authorities announced that a new sea route around...
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18

Sep 17

US experts to train vets at Delhi Zoo

New Delhi: A team of experts from the US is providing hands-on training to Indian veterinarians at the Delhi zoo...
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18

Sep 17

FIR over alleged bull fight at fair

SHIMLA: An FIR has been registered by the police over alleged bull fight event at Sair fair in Mashobra, 15...
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18

Sep 17

End in sight for India’s notorious human safaris

Notorious “human safaris” in India’s Andaman Islands may soon stop, after the authorities announced that a new sea route around...
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11

Sep 17

Villagers hit by monkey menace

Addanki: The temple town of Singarayakonda in Addanki mandal is plagued by monkeys and their population is alarmingly increased. The...
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11

Sep 17

Former Miss India finalist, Bengaluru girl Niharika plays saviour to animals in Houston

The showbiz circuit in Bengaluru will remember Niharika Nag as one of the city’s most popular models and for her...
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11

Sep 17

One held for ‘bid to slaughter’ three bulls

One man was arrested and search is on for another in the coastal village of Uttan in Bhayander for allegedly...
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11

Sep 17

Stray dog mercilessly thrashed with iron rod in Mumbai, in critical condition

A 24-year-old youth was captured on the CCTV footage of a residential building while allegedly battering a stray dog, Dabbu,...
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11

Sep 17

Villagers hit by monkey menace

Addanki: The temple town of Singarayakonda in Addanki mandal is plagued by monkeys and their population is alarmingly increased. The...
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11

Sep 17

Former Miss India finalist, Bengaluru girl Niharika plays saviour to animals in Houston

The showbiz circuit in Bengaluru will remember Niharika Nag as one of the city’s most popular models and for her...
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11

Sep 17

One held for ‘bid to slaughter’ three bulls

One man was arrested and search is on for another in the coastal village of Uttan in Bhayander for allegedly...
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11

Sep 17

Stray dog mercilessly thrashed with iron rod in Mumbai, in critical condition

A 24-year-old youth was captured on the CCTV footage of a residential building while allegedly battering a stray dog, Dabbu,...
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11

Sep 17

4 new sea snakes found in Chennai

CHENNAI: They may be one of the most beautiful marine animals with colourful bands and patterned bodies but sea snakes...
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11

Sep 17

Over 90 lakh cattle in Madhya Pradesh to get UID numbers of their own

Over 90 lakh cattle in Madhya Pradesh are set to get their own Aadhar-like unique identification numbers. The state would...
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11

Sep 17

Two elephants found dead in Kumaon

NAINITAL: Two elephants were found dead by patrolling teams in Terai-Central division and Haldwani divisions. The cause of the death...
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Sep 17

Qurbani’ Of Cow, Buffalo, Camel, Ox On Eid Ul-Adha To Invite Gangsters Act

SAMBHAL, UTTAR PRADESH: In a strict order, local authorities warned that the stringent Gangsters Act would be invoked against those...
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11

Sep 17

4 new sea snakes found in Chennai

CHENNAI: They may be one of the most beautiful marine animals with colourful bands and patterned bodies but sea snakes...
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11

Sep 17

Over 90 lakh cattle in Madhya Pradesh to get UID numbers of their own

Over 90 lakh cattle in Madhya Pradesh are set to get their own Aadhar-like unique identification numbers. The state would...
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11

Sep 17

Two elephants found dead in Kumaon

NAINITAL: Two elephants were found dead by patrolling teams in Terai-Central division and Haldwani divisions. The cause of the death...
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11

Sep 17

Qurbani’ Of Cow, Buffalo, Camel, Ox On Eid Ul-Adha To Invite Gangsters Act

SAMBHAL, UTTAR PRADESH: In a strict order, local authorities warned that the stringent Gangsters Act would be invoked against those...
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Sep 17

Plea to re-start tonga race in Nagaur rejected

In a setback to the attempts to revive the traditional tonga race organised annually in the Nagaur district, the Rajasthan...
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8

Sep 17

Over 90 lakh cattle in Madhya Pradesh to get UID numbers of their own

Over 90 lakh cattle in Madhya Pradesh are set to get their own Aadhar-like unique identification numbers. The state would...
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8

Sep 17

1 in 5 grievances received by environment ministry are against cow slaughter: study

New Delhi: Complaints against cow slaughter, poor facilities for animals and tax benefits to slaughter houses topped the list of...
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4

Sep 17

South India’s common monkey may soon become endangered, finds study

Researchers, including a scientist from Mysuru, have found that the common bonnet monkey of South India may soon become an...
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4

Sep 17

Mumbai Floods: Do Your Bit and Help Stray Animals Find a Dry Spot

Think Mumbai, and its indomitable spirit will be the first thing that strikes you. Over the last one and half...
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4

Sep 17

Locals Lend A Helping Hand To Poor Animals Affected During Mumbai Rains. Here’s How You Can Help

Mumbai is experiencing the worst downpour in a long time, completely paralysing the city. Rail services, airports, roads are inundated...
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4

Sep 17

Bakri Eid in Mumbai: Don’t stop vehicles carrying animals, traffic police chief tells officials

As the city gears up to celebrate Bakri Eid, the Mumbai traffic police chief has ordered his department to not...
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4

Sep 17

Mumbai Floods: Here’s How To Keep Pets & Neighbourhood Animals Safe Despite The Heavy Rains

As Mumbai grinds to a halt under the relentless downpour, it’s not just the city’s human residents that find themselves...
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4

Sep 17

STATE MACHINERY ON TOES TO AVERT ILLEGAL SACRIFICE THIS BAKRID

The State administration would be on toes to avert any incident of communal tension in the State during Bakrid this...
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4

Sep 17

UP CM Orders To Set Up Cow Shelters In 7 Districts, Directs Officials To Set Up Cow Protection Committees

Select Citywalk, a shopping centre in Delhi NCR, in association with ‘People For Animals’ is all set to come back...
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4

Sep 17

UP CM Orders To Set Up Cow Shelters In 7 Districts, Directs Officials To Set Up Cow Protection Committees

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has ordered to set up (cow shelters) in seven districts of Bundelkhand region in...
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4

Sep 17

How a deadly conflict over coffee with humans in India is forcing elephants into cages

In their new documentary Elephants in the Coffee, award-winning journalist and producer Thomas Grant and Indian American author and explorer...
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4

Sep 17

34-Year-Old Taxi Driver Raped A Female Puppy & Dumped Her In A Drain Where She Bled To Death

A 34-year-old in national capital raped a female puppy, dumped her body in a sack and left her bleeding. The...
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4

Sep 17

The dark side of the elephant ride business

Elephant rides are a thriving business in the rapidly growing tourist city of Jaipur in northwestern India, but an average...
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4

Sep 17

Do not allow illegal slaughter of cattle on Bakrid, state governments told

THRISSUR: The Animal Welfare Board of India (AWBI) has issued a directive to all state governments asking the latter not...
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4

Sep 17

Delhi Assembly wants monkeys gone, but who will catch them?

A monkey entered the Delhi Assembly in July, prompting speaker Ram Niwas Goel to raise concerns about MLAs being bitten....
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4

Sep 17

Rare Argali sheep sighted in Nelang Valley

UTTARKASHI: A rare Argali sheep has been sighted in the Nelang Valley of Gangotri National Park in Uttarkashi. The animal...
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4

Sep 17

Animals have right to say ‘leave us alone,’ says Chhattisgarh High Court

Bhopal: In a significant verdict, tipped to have a bearing on the human-animal conflict situation prevailing in some parts of...
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4

Sep 17

Follow law on animal sacrifice

GAYA: About 100 magistrates along with large number of policemen have been deployed in the town to maintain law and...
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4

Sep 17

Cow deaths: Another Chg animal husbandry official suspended

Raipur, Aug 28 (PTI) The Chhattisgarh government today suspended another official of the Animal Husbandry department and removed four non-official...
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4

Sep 17

Lesser carnivores lack mating partners at Nehru Zoological Park in Hyderabad

HYDERABAD: Thanks to the apathy of forest officials, city’s Nehru Zoological Park may soon lose its place as one of...
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4

Sep 17

After SC privacy ruling, petitioners hope beef ban will now be reversed

AFTER the Supreme Court upheld privacy as a “fundamental right” on Thursday, petitioners from Maharashtra who have challenged the state...
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4

Sep 17

Floods leave rhino calves stranded in Kaziranga

On the morning of August 13, 2017, when floodwaters in Assam’s Kaziranga National Park suddenly rose by several feet, a...
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1

Sep 17

Management of stray animals affecting Swachh Bharat Mission: Survey

New Delhi: Over 90 percent people in some of the major cities of the country feel that stray animals are...
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28

Aug 17

Gurgaon-based Umeed has rescued hundreds of disabled animals

Today, in Gurgaon there is a place for disabled and dependent animals who cannot be rehomed or rehabilitated as they...
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28

Aug 17

Huge haul of body parts of wild animals in Assam, 2 men detained

Police in Assam’s Dhemaji district seized 43 heads of deer with antlers besides other animal body parts from two persons...
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28

Aug 17

IMAMS APPEAL MUSLIMS NOT TO SACRIFICE BANNED ANIMALS

Imams of the various mosques here have appealed to the Muslims to refrain from giving sacrifice of the banned animals....
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28

Aug 17

RESCUERS RUSH TO SAVE THOUSANDS OF ANIMALS FROM FLOODS IN INDIA, NEPAL

Devastating floods have hit northeast India and parts of Nepal, leaving countless communities distraught and thousands of animals in need...
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28

Aug 17

2100 cows reported missing from Jabalpur cow shelter, probe ordered

The Jabalpur district administration has instituted an inquiry to find whether hundreds of cows are actually missing from a charitable...
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28

Aug 17

What next for the 25,000 cows discharged from the Indian army?

The Indian army faces the difficult proposition of disposing of about 25,000 of its cows and bulls following the imminent...
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28

Aug 17

VIDEO: This clip of an ‘animal with a human’s face in India’ is going viralStray dogs in an industrial neighbourhood in Indian are turning blue

STRAY dogs in a small Indian town have been turning blue — and not in the melancholy sense. Locals in the...
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28

Aug 17

HC asks DGP to present measures to prevent attacks from cow vigilantes

The Bombay High Court on Monday asked the State Government and the Director General of Police (DGP) to place on...
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28

Aug 17

Leopard caught in Edamalayar

KOCHI: A six-year-old male leopard, which had strayed into Athirappilly plantation near Yookali forest area on Sunday night, was caught...
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28

Aug 17

Book excerpt: We will have lost close to 50% of all species by 2050

We are living in the future. When I was a child and I used to read about environmental destruction and...
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28

Aug 17

Animal activists cops rescue over 100 camels from Karwan

HYDERABAD: Days ahead of Bakrid festival, animal activists in the city rescued over 100 camels from Karwan here. They were...
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28

Aug 17

The animals on my farm: the man-animal conflict around Cauvery Wildlife Sanctuary

The hills of Cauvery Wildlife Sanctuary (CWS) loom over Duntoor village, a few hours’ drive from Bengaluru. Banana, coconut, and...
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28

Aug 17

Gurgaon-based Umeed has rescued hundreds of disabled animals

Today, in Gurgaon there is a place for disabled and dependent animals who cannot be rehomed or rehabilitated as they...
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28

Aug 17

Floods leave rhino calves stranded in Kaziranga

On the morning of August 13, 2017, when floodwaters in Assam’s Kaziranga National Park suddenly rose by several feet, a...
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28

Aug 17

Huge haul of body parts of wild animals in Assam, 2 men detained

Police in Assam’s Dhemaji district seized 43 heads of deer with antlers besides other animal body parts from two persons...
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28

Aug 17

IMAMS APPEAL MUSLIMS NOT TO SACRIFICE BANNED ANIMALS

Imams of the various mosques here have appealed to the Muslims to refrain from giving sacrifice of the banned animals....
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28

Aug 17

IMAMS APPEAL MUSLIMS NOT TO SACRIFICE BANNED ANIMALS

Imams of the various mosques here have appealed to the Muslims to refrain from giving sacrifice of the banned animals....
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28

Aug 17

Ever intensifying human animal conflict

SRINAGAR: Encroachment on the fringes of forestland, change in crop pattern and lack of experts to relocate dangerous animals has...
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28

Aug 17

Here Is The Sad Truth Behind The Viral Blue Dogs Spotted In Mumbai

Over the last few weeks, several photos of ‘blue dogs’ in Mumbai, India have appeared on the web. Those posting...
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28

Aug 17

Delhi: Pugs become pet peeve for dog owners

Once a favourite with dog lovers thanks to the Vodafone commercial that made them a household name, pugs now suffer...
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28

Aug 17

PETA calls on Rajasthan Government to keep tonga races banned

Under pressure from a minor section of the society with vested interest in using horses for tonga races, the Rajasthan...
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28

Aug 17

PETA calls on Rajasthan Government to keep tonga races banned

Under pressure from a minor section of the society with vested interest in using horses for tonga races, the Rajasthan...
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28

Aug 17

Man-animal conflict: Elephants, tigers have killed 1,100 people across India since 2014

Conflict with wild animals, mostly elephants and tigers, has killed more than 1,100 people across India in the past three...
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28

Aug 17

RESCUERS RUSH TO SAVE THOUSANDS OF ANIMALS FROM FLOODS IN INDIA, NEPAL

Devastating floods have hit northeast India and parts of Nepal, leaving countless communities distraught and thousands of animals in need...
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28

Aug 17

2100 cows reported missing from Jabalpur cow shelter, probe ordered

The Jabalpur district administration has instituted an inquiry to find whether hundreds of cows are actually missing from a charitable...
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28

Aug 17

What next for the 25,000 cows discharged from the Indian army?

The Indian army faces the difficult proposition of disposing of about 25,000 of its cows and bulls following the imminent...
Read More

28

Aug 17

VIDEO: This clip of an ‘animal with a human’s face in India’ is going viralStray dogs in an industrial neighbourhood in Indian are turning blue

STRAY dogs in a small Indian town have been turning blue — and not in the melancholy sense. Locals in the...
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28

Aug 17

HC asks DGP to present measures to prevent attacks from cow vigilantes

The Bombay High Court on Monday asked the State Government and the Director General of Police (DGP) to place on...
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28

Aug 17

Leopard caught in Edamalayar

KOCHI: A six-year-old male leopard, which had strayed into Athirappilly plantation near Yookali forest area on Sunday night, was caught...
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28

Aug 17

Book excerpt: We will have lost close to 50% of all species by 2050

We are living in the future. When I was a child and I used to read about environmental destruction and...
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28

Aug 17

Animal activists cops rescue over 100 camels from Karwan

HYDERABAD: Days ahead of Bakrid festival, animal activists in the city rescued over 100 camels from Karwan here. They were...
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28

Aug 17

The animals on my farm: the man-animal conflict around Cauvery Wildlife Sanctuary

The hills of Cauvery Wildlife Sanctuary (CWS) loom over Duntoor village, a few hours’ drive from Bengaluru. Banana, coconut, and...
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24

Aug 17

Ethical fashion designers work with PETA India, show the way to cruelty-free glamour

Recently, PETA India launched a campaign called ‘Fashion Fauxever’, focussing on animal-friendly clothing and accessories. For the look book of...
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22

Aug 17

State to set up committees for carrying out stray dog birth control programmes

The state government has decided to set up district-wise committees for ensuring that birth control/sterilisation programmes for dogs are held...
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22

Aug 17

Slaughter vs sacrifice: Debate continues

LUCKNOW: Even as the Uttar Pradesh government mulls a separate law to make illegal slaughter of animals a criminal offence, the move left communities wondering...
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21

Aug 17

MP govt spends Rs 1.5 lakh to capture, relocate one Nilgai

The Madhya Pradesh government spent ₹1.5 lakh on an average to catch and relocate one Nilgai in December, 2016. That...
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21

Aug 17

Amended wildlife Act to be formulated soon: Harsh Vardhan

An amended Wildlife Act would be formulated soon by incorporating stringent rules against poaching of animals, Union Minister Harsh Vardhan...
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21

Aug 17

Cow deaths: Cong demands removal of Animal Husbandry minister

The Congress today demanded sacking of Chhattisgarh Agriculture and Animal Husbandry Minister Brijmohan Agarwal over the death of about 173...
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21

Aug 17

Stop harassing animal welfare officers, AWBI tells police

New Delhi: The Animal Welfare Board of India (AWBI), the country’s apex animal welfare body, has asked police departments of...
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21

Aug 17

Increasing in numbers

KOCHI: A preliminary analysis of India’s latest elephant census conducted by the Union Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change...
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21

Aug 17

call of the wild

For forty-eight-year-old Gopalan, it's enough for a wild elephant to merely twitch its ears for him to sense its pres...
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21

Aug 17

Assam floods : 225 animals dead in Kaziranga, 30% of national park still inundated

At least 225 animals have died in the Kaziranga National Park in Assam as a second wave of devastating floods...
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21

Aug 17

173 Cow Deaths Allegedly In A Week In Chhattisgarh, 9 Officials Suspended

Nine officials, including two deputy directors, of Chhattisgarh animal husbandry department have been suspended amid allegations that 173 cows have...
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21

Aug 17

Online auction selling rhino horns to open today; conservationists outraged

New Delhi: Poaching, trophy hunting and other illegal practices have created a tormenting environment for animals around the world. The...
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21

Aug 17

VIDEO: Blue dogs spotted in India, find out why

MUMBAI – At least five stray dogs were recently spotted with bright blue fur after taking a dip in the...
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21

Aug 17

Assam floods: Over 200 animals died in Kaziranga National Park since 10 August, reveals govt report

Animal casualty in the famed Kaziranga National Park (KNP) crossed 200 after the second wave of floods in Assam inundated...
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Aug 17

BMC to generate power using animal dung

Bareilly: Striving to keep city clean and drains unclogged, the Bareilly municipal corporation (BMC) is planning to set up a...
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11

Aug 17

Animal rights activist files petition in support of cattle sale ban rules

An animal rights activist from Bangalore has filed an application in the Madras High Court Bench here in support of...
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11

Aug 17

Nine representations received against new cattle trade rules

New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) The Union Environment Ministry has received total nine representations against the new cattle trade rule...
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11

Aug 17

Wild elephant dies in Kerala’s Munnar after it is chased, attacked with earthmover

A wild elephant that entered a factory premises in Munnar, Kerala, was chased and attacked using an earthmover, leading to...
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11

Aug 17

5 arrested for killing 125 kg ‘near threatened’ catfish in Almora

NAINITAL: The Uttarakhand forest department arrested five persons from a village in Almora district, on Tuesday, on charges of hunting...
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11

Aug 17

India’s poultry industry ‘adding’ to drug resistance

[NEW DELHI] Chickens raised in the broiler and layer farms of India’s Punjab state harbour high levels of antibiotic-resistant bacteria,...
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11

Aug 17

Is your pet dog eating right?

Pets are a part of our family and we are no longer 'pet owners' but are proud 'pet parents'. In...
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11

Aug 17

PETA moves SC seeking ban on glass-coated cotton manja

Animal rights body People for Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) today moved the Supreme Court demanding that glass-coated cotton manja...
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10

Aug 17

Cong leader urges Raj CM, union minister to restart Tonga race

Jaipur, Aug 5 (PTI) Congress leader Harendra Mirdha has requested the Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje and Union minister Anil...
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10

Aug 17

Ensure no violation of rules in transport of animals: HC to TN

The Madras High Court today directed the Tamil Nadu government to ensure that there is no violation of rules in...
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9

Aug 17

Rapid response to man-animal conflict

Kolkata: In order to reduce man-animal conflict and rescue animal or man trapped in conflict, the forest department is raising...
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9

Aug 17

Pig farms to shift from MC limits

A team of the health wing of the Municipal Corporation (MC), led by Raju Chowan, Municipal Health Officer, visited Inderpuri...
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8

Aug 17

No solution yet to stray menace

Despite the alarming rise in the number of road accidents due to the stray cattle menace in the city, the...
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8

Aug 17

IIT-Madras blames deer deaths on strays

CHENNAI: IIT-Madras has blamed stray dogs for alarming rise in deer deaths inside the campus. In a detailed reply submitted...
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3

Aug 17

Deadly Human-Wildlife Conflict in India: One Person Killed Every Day

NEW DELHI — A deadly conflict is underway between India’s growing masses and its wildlife, confined to ever-shrinking forests and...
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30

Jul 17

PMC bid to muzzle dog menace – Rs 3.38-crore animal population control centre to tame growing stray problem

There is good news for those who feel the city has gone to the dogs. After complaints about the rising...
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30

Jul 17

State legislatures have “exclusive” powers to enact laws on

State legislatures have "exclusive" powers to enact laws for preservation of cattle, the government told the Rajya Sabha today when...
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28

Jul 17

Govt advisory body for complete ban on animals in circuses

New Delhi, Jul 27 (PTI) A government advisory body has pitched for a complete ban on animals in circuses and...
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26

Jul 17

Neon collars to avoid road kills

CHANDIGARH: Disheartened by increasing number of road accidents of dogs, members of Panchkula Animal Welfare Association have started a new...
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26

Jul 17

Man-elephant friendship brews in tea estate

Each year, tea estates in Assam collectively yield around 680.5 million kg of tea. The north-east state is the largest...
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26

Jul 17

Despite warnings on animal deaths, deer seen eating garbage in IIT Madras

The IIT Madras campus is home to many deer and blackbucks. But the animals are dying in large numbers inside...
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26

Jul 17

How safe is that chicken or egg that you are eating?

Just what kind of meat and eggs are we eating these days? It seems it’s less protein and nutrients, and...
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26

Jul 17

9 representation received from public figures on cattle sale

The Centre has received nine representations from various public figures including chief ministers of Kerala, Puducherry and Karnataka, on a...
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26

Jul 17

Animal Welfare Board of India Supports Ending Animal Circuses

26th July, 2017, New Delhi: Generations of animals abused in circuses for crude entertainment may soon be a thing of...
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24

Jul 17

Animal lovers find SPCA ‘heartless & unhygienic’

Chandigarh: Animal lovers and rescuers are disappointed with the government bodies for lack of compassion for animals and maintaining poor...
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24

Jul 17

Bombay High Court refuses to lift ban on capture and exhibition of snakes for festival

The Bombay High Court on Friday disposed off a public interest litigation (PIL), which sought to reverse a previous order...
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24

Jul 17

Haryana to tag stray cattle, impose fines

Chandigarh, July 22 (IANS) The Haryana government on Saturday announced it has decided to tag stray cattle in the state...
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24

Jul 17

MP House debates stray cows, BJP MLAs say a ‘problem’

“Below Poverty Line (BPL) card holders get ration and other government facilities. Can’t we make a law to force every...
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24

Jul 17

Funds crunch: Dog sterilisation halts

The dog sterilisation project has halted in the city due to shortage of funds. The District Animal Husbandry Department, along...
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24

Jul 17

Why Doesn’t ‘Cow Protectionism’ Extend To Dairy Farms?

The "inspiration" for prejudice and victimisation can come from many sources, including religion, culture, politics, and paradoxically, "animal rights". The...
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24

Jul 17

Canines spread fear on MGMGH campus

TRICHY: For long, patients, relatives, doctors and employees at the Mahatma Gandhi memorial government hospital (MGMGH) in Trichy have been...
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24

Jul 17

Animal lovers find SPCA ‘heartless & unhygienic’

Chandigarh: Animal lovers and rescuers are disappointed with the government bodies for lack of compassion for animals and maintaining poor...
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24

Jul 17

Bombay High Court refuses to lift ban on capture and exhibition of snakes for festival

The Bombay High Court on Friday disposed off a public interest litigation (PIL), which sought to reverse a previous order...
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24

Jul 17

Haryana to tag stray cattle, impose fines

Chandigarh, July 22 (IANS) The Haryana government on Saturday announced it has decided to tag stray cattle in the state...
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24

Jul 17

MP House debates stray cows, BJP MLAs say a ‘problem’

“Below Poverty Line (BPL) card holders get ration and other government facilities. Can’t we make a law to force every...
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24

Jul 17

Funds crunch: Dog sterilisation halts

The dog sterilisation project has halted in the city due to shortage of funds. The District Animal Husbandry Department, along...
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24

Jul 17

Why Doesn’t ‘Cow Protectionism’ Extend To Dairy Farms?

The "inspiration" for prejudice and victimisation can come from many sources, including religion, culture, politics, and paradoxically, "animal rights". The...
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21

Jul 17

Indian poultry farms are breeding drug-resistant superbugs, researchers warn

High levels of antibiotic-resistant pathogens in chickens raised for both meat and eggs on Indian farms are raising serious health...
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21

Jul 17

SC asks Centre, states not to protect any kind of vigilantism

New Delhi, Jul 21 (PTI) The Supreme Court today asked the Centre and the states not to protect any kind...
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21

Jul 17

NDA govt out rightly dodges declaring Cow as national animal

Amit Cowper (Gandhinagar): The Narendra Modi led NDA government in the center has chosen to stay out of declaring cow...
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21

Jul 17

30 CATTLE STARVE TO DEATH IN AN ANIMAL SHELTER IN ANDHRA PRADESH

Hyderabad: Nearly 30 cattle including a dozen cows that have been rescued from slaughtering, allegedly died due to starvation in...
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21

Jul 17

NMC to invite NGOs for sterilizing strays in city

Nagpur: With the standing committee of Nagpur Municipal Corporation's (NMC) recently approving the Rs3.5 crore proposal for sterilizing city's stray...
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21

Jul 17

HC restrains officials from impounding dogs

The Madras High Court on Wednesday restrained officials from impounding dogs kept and bred by dog owners and breeders under...
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20

Jul 17

Cattle trade ban implemented for animal welfare, curbing illegal smuggling: Govt

The ban on sale and purchase of cattle from animal markets for slaughter was intended at the welfare of animals...
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20

Jul 17

ANIMAL WELFARE BOARD ASKS COPS TO ACT AGAINST TEMPLE SLAUGHTER

Pune-based animal welfare board officer Meher Mathrani has written to various administrative bodies in the city, including the police commissioner,...
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20

Jul 17

PMC bid to muzzle dog menace – Rs 3.38-crore animal population control centre to tame growing stray problem

There is good news for those who feel the city has gone to the dogs. After complaints about the rising...
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20

Jul 17

State legislatures have “exclusive” powers to enact laws on

State legislatures have "exclusive" powers to enact laws for preservation of cattle, the government told the Rajya Sabha today when...
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15

Jul 17

Hindustan Times: Illegal cattle trade worth Tk6,250 crore annually

The number of cattle smuggled into Bangladesh from India every year is unclear The sheer amount of money involved in...
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15

Jul 17

India’s Largest Animal Awareness Drive Makes it to the Limca Book of Records

National, July 13th 2017:  From the gullies of Varanasi to the beaches of Chennai – India has been hit by a...
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15

Jul 17

Unmake the rules

The Centre has offered to “tweak” some of the provisions in its May 23 notification banning the sale of cattle...
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15

Jul 17

Ban on cattle sale for slaughter: Supreme Court to hear plea seeking modification of order

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear a plea seeking modification of its 11 July order by...
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15

Jul 17

Wildlife Institute of India experts to track sheep killer in Niali

CUTTACK: After experts from Nandankanan zoo and Simlipal National park failed to trap the predator responsible for mass sheep killing...
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15

Jul 17

VETS, ACTIVISTS DECRY PMC PIG PLAN

The Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) may be convinced of the success of its decision to hand over the capture of...
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15

Jul 17

PMC starts survey to detect leptospirosis

PUNE: The Pune Municipal Corporation's health staff carried out house-to-house fever surveillance in Warje on Friday. The two-day surveillance activity was...
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15

Jul 17

Slaughterhouse crackdown in UP: Butchers and farmers hit, big businesses gain

Mohammad Shafiq took solace from the large grain container placed in a corner of the room. “This will last six...
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15

Jul 17

Punjab eases rules for shooting crop damaging animals

chandigarh, Jul 14 Short-term permits for shooting crop-damaging animals like wild boar and roz will no longer require panchayat resolutions,...
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11

Jul 17

Should Central Dog Rules prevail over state laws, asks SC

The Supreme Court today said it would examine the legal question as to whether the 2001 Dog Rules, framed by...
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11

Jul 17

Stop using antibiotics in chicken feed, people are at risk, says law panel

The chicken and eggs you eat could be contaminated with antibiotics, leading to drug resistance in your body, the Law...
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11

Jul 17

Overhead power line kills one satellite tagged Great Indian Bustard

AHMEDABAD: Though the state government's records say that the last time a great Indian bustard (GIB) was electrocuted was in...
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11

Jul 17

NGT imposes complete ban on nylon and synthetic manja

The National Green Tribunal on Tuesday imposed a complete ban on ‘manja’, the string used to fly kites, made of...
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11

Jul 17

Underpasses in national parks for wildlife safety

BHOPAL: The state government has decided to build underpasses and subways for safety of wild animals on train tracks that...
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11

Jul 17

Govt looks to strengthen dairy infrastructure with estimated investment of over Rs 20,000 crores

NEW DELHI: Keeping in mind the growing demand of milk in India, the government has submitted a proposal for availing...
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11

Jul 17

Animal board says no ban on pets in parks

Kolkata: Every dog, they say, has its day. And pet dogs in Kolkata will soon have theirs across the city...
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10

Jul 17

With over Rupees 10 cr dues,Anantapur Milk Dairy faces severe crisis

Anantapur: The Anantapur Milk Dairy of the state government in the district is in a financial crisis, unable to pay...
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10

Jul 17

5 cows die, 7 taken ill in Moga gaushala

Five cows have died and seven others fell ill because of “acute acidosis” and food poisoning at a “gaushala” on...
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10

Jul 17

Leptospirosis claims Warje resident after Konkan visit

Pune: The first leptospirosis death in many years was reported from the city after a 74-year-old Warje resident succumbed to...
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10

Jul 17

Cattle owners threaten IMC team

Indore: Several cattle owners gave officials of Indore Municipal Corporation (IMC) a tough time on Saturday as a civic body...
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7

Jul 17

Most captive elephants kept in cruel conditions

New Delhi, Jul 6 (PTI) More than three quarters of nearly 3,000 elephants used for the entertainment of tourists in...
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7

Jul 17

For breeders, new rules are tight leashes

Centre’s fiats on dog breeding and aquariums impractical, they say; no agency set up in State to enforce regulations. The...
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4

Jul 17

Forest dept gets app to monitor wild animals

Panaji: With increased spotting of gaurs and leopards in human habitations, the state forest department will be implementing digital solutions...
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4

Jul 17

Stem cell therapy to treat paralytic dogs draws pet owners from across country to IVRI

Bareilly: Dog owners from across the country, including Delhi and Gujarat, are turning up with their paralytic pets at the...
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4

Jul 17

Environment ministry approves new guidelines for faster clearance through wildlife areas

Dehradun: To speed up approvals of linear projects in wildlife areas, the environment ministry has approved “eco-friendly” guidelines framed by...
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4

Jul 17

Environmentalists join hands to save Kodagu

BENGALURU: A group of environmentalists and activists has come together to try and change the present narrative of development so...
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4

Jul 17

Another tiger poaching in Pench, two held

Nagpur: With arrest of two more persons, poaching of another adult tiger has come to light in Deolapar range of...
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4

Jul 17

Jumbos sighted at 4,000 feet in Uttarakhand hills, residents on alert

NAINITAL: The unprecedented sighting of elephants in Jeolikot, 18 km from Nainital town, at an altitude of 1,219 metres (nearly...
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4

Jul 17

Telangana Govt to construct 40 Fish Markets

Hyderabad: Animal Husbandry Minister Talasani Srinivas Yadav on Friday informed that the Telangana Government has released funds for the establishment...
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4

Jul 17

President Mukherjee approves ordinance allowing kambala in Karnataka

President Pranab Mukherjee has approved the promulgation of the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (Karnataka Amendment) Ordinance, 2017, making it...
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4

Jul 17

Regulate antibiotic use in poultry, livestock: NCDC

New Delhi: Perturbed by increasing Anti Microbial Resistance (AMR) in animals which is indirectly affecting human health, the National Centre...
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4

Jul 17

City animal shelter: CCP all set to replace PAWS with HOME

All set to replace the Panjim Animal Welfare Society (PAWS) with Haven of Miracles Enclave (HOME) for maintaining the city...
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1

Jul 17

FIR filed against Amber Fort’s elephant abusers

JAIPUR: Following a complaint filed by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) against handlers ill-treating an elephant during...
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29

Jun 17

Kerala Media to Proactively Pursue Comprehensive Dog-Bite Prevention Initiatives Say Prominent Public Figures in a Workshop with the Media

Trivandrum, 29th June 2017: Prominent public personalities in Kerala- Dr. NN Sasi (Director, Animal Husbandry, Government of Kerala), Mr. Gouridasan Nair...
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29

Jun 17

Violence #NotInMyName, says Bengaluru

BENGALURU: The rain and heavy evening traffic didn’t stop hundreds of Bengalureans for stepping out on Wednesday to show solidarity...
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28

Jun 17

32 species vulnerable to human-animal conflict; study calls for inclusive dialogue

BENGALURU: A study conducted by two wildlife researchers has indicated that 32 wildlife species are vulnerable to human-animal conflicts across...
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28

Jun 17

Odisha To Have India’s First ‘Animal Blood Bank’

Bhubaneswar: Odisha will have India’s first blood bank for animals. The blood bank will be established on the premises of...
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28

Jun 17

Cutting out animal products from diet may help in reducing risk of heart diseases

New Delhi: Adopting a vegan diet, a diet without animal products like milk, butter and honey, can reduce the risk...
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28

Jun 17

Of high heals and high ideals : The cruelty-free fashionistas who care about animal rights

For many who claim to champion animal rights, their intervention stops with switching to a vegetarian or vegan diet. However,...
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27

Jun 17

22 cattle being taken to Kerala seized in Coimbatore

Coimbatore, Jun 23 (PTI) Twenty two cattle being taken to Kerala in a container lorry allegedly without proper care were...
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27

Jun 17

Vegan Businesses Are Making In-roads in India

Entrepreneurs set out to change the world - this statement is often believed to be a farce. But Indian entrepreneurs...
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27

Jun 17

Manipur to soon ban shotguns to check poaching

Imphal June 23 (IANS) The Manipur Cabinet will soon ban all licensed single and double barrelled shotguns to check poaching,...
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27

Jun 17

GHMC seizes 55kg of camel meat in Hyderabad, books owner for illegal slaughter

Officials of the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) seized 55 kg of camel meat on Friday, and prosecuted the owner...
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27

Jun 17

Rules that banned sale of cattle for slaughter in open markets will be revised – but not immediately

The Union government has decided to revise the controversial livestock market regulations that banned sale of cattle for slaughter in...
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27

Jun 17

No stray dog sterilisation in Zirakpur

MOHALI: With three to six dog bite cases being reported every day, the growing population of these dogs on the...
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22

Jun 17

Activists strongly opose civic body

The tussle between the Municipal Corporation and animal rights activists on the issue of dog sterilisation seems to be a...
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20

Jun 17

Awareness program on human animal conflict in Nagaland

A Human-Animal Conflict Mitigation Awareness Campaign was organised by Nagaland Forest Department at the council hall of Mangmetong Village under...
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20

Jun 17

Elephant That Had Suffered for 50 Years in Hindu Temple Gets Rescued

A 63-year-old elephant was rescued from decades of captivity and torture at a Hindu temple in India. For the past...
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20

Jun 17

Meerut forest dept arrests Prashant Bishnoi’s aide

Meerut: Meerut forest department on Monday arrested Amit Goel, a national shooter from Delhi and an accomplice of Prashant Bishnoi...
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20

Jun 17

Govt plans to set up ‘cow sanctuaries’ as part of ‘Project Cow’: Union Minister Hansraj Ahir

Amid the controversy over the central notification that effectively bans sale of cattle for slaughter, Union Minister Hansraj G. Ahir...
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20

Jun 17

Over 350 animals in Darjeeling Zoo face shutdown heat

Over 350 zoo inmates of a specialised zoo located in Darjeeling, known for its conservation and breeding programmes of highly...
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16

Jun 17

Cattle sale ban: The small dairy farmers are the ones left in the lurch

The recent notification on May 23, 2017, by the Ministry of Environment under the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act,...
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15

Jun 17

SC Declines to Stay New Cattle Slaughter Rules, Seeks Explanation From Centre

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday declined to stay new cattle slaughter rules issued by the environment ministry, saying...
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15

Jun 17

SC to hear petition challenging Centre’s cattle ban today

New Delhi [India], June 15 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Thursday will hear a petition challenging the Centre’s notification banning...
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15

Jun 17

Give ideas, ready to change cattle rule: Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan

WITH OPPOSITION mounting, and some voices of dissent coming from within the BJP, Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan has said that...
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15

Jun 17

Wildlife Trust to purchase 38 acres for jumbo corridor

MYSURU: As part of its long-term goal to secure elephant corridors across India and check man-animal conflicts, Wildlife Trust of...
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15

Jun 17

Cattle trade ban: HC issues notices to state, Centre

The High Court of Bombay at Goa has issued notices to the central and state governments on a petition challenging...
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15

Jun 17

Advocacy group cries cruelty at cattle markets

PUNE: A study by a city-based animal advocacy organization has found instances of "shocking cruelties" inflicted on animals in cattle...
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15

Jun 17

Environment ministry open to exempting buffaloes from cattle trade rules, industry representatives say

As the environment ministry gets ready to amend the cattle rules notified on May 23, some of the most vocal...
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14

Jun 17

Mumbai: NGOs want BMC agencies to be gentle with stray dogs

With reference to an incident that happened in Bhandup last week, a non-governmental organisation has alleged that agencies appointed by...
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14

Jun 17

Human-animal conflict mitigation awareness campaign

A human-animal (wildlife) Conflict mitigation awareness campaign was organised at the conference hall of the Additional Deputy Commissioner, Bhandari Sub-division,...
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14

Jun 17

Telangana Government Launches Online Cattle Market For Farmers

The Telangana government launched the website on Monday to facilitate the buying and selling of cattle online. The state said...
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14

Jun 17

India’s central government ready to amend cattle order language

New Delhi: The Narendra Modi government on Tuesday indicated that it was ready to amend the language of the recent...
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13

Jun 17

Stray dog dead, businessman blamed

NEW DELHI: Angry residents of a colony in Anand Vihar protested outside the house of a businessman after a street...
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11

Jun 17

Cow is sacred national wealth, no fundamental right to slaughter,” Hyderabad HC

An order passed by the High Court of Judicature at Hyderabad for Andhra Pradesh and Telangana said that 'cow was...
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11

Jun 17

Muzaffarnagar: Three arrested for allegedly slaughtering cow and selling meat

Three persons have been arrested for allegedly slaughtering cow and selling its meat at Dadheru village in Muzaffarnagar district, police...
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11

Jun 17

Indian snake charmers refusing to change their tune

New Delhi: Wearing orange dresses with matching turbans, a group of folk musicians plays tunes on pungis, also known as...
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11

Jun 17

Department seeks change in slaughter clause

PUNE: The state animal husbandry department has requested the government to include unproductive male buffaloes above one year of age,...
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9

Jun 17

Goan group challenges cattle trade ban

Panaji, Jun 8 (PTI) `Goa for Beef-Beef for Goa, (GFBBFG), a newly-formed group in the coastal state, today criticised the...
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9

Jun 17

Kerala Assembly passes resolution against Centre’s cattle sale ban

Kerala legislative assembly passed a resolution on Thursday against the Centre's May 23 notification, restricting the sale of cattle for...
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9

Jun 17

How the ban on cattle sales hits the Northeast

A little over two years ago, when BJP President Amit Shah arrived in Shillong for his maiden visit to the...
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9

Jun 17

Hyderabad-based body files PIL in SC against cattle trade rules; Court to hear case on June 15

HYDERABAD: The Supreme Court will hear on June 15 a public interest litigation (PIL) challenging the Centre’s notification banning sale...
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8

Jun 17

assembly terms cattle ban fascist move, passes

Thiruvananthapuram, Jun 8 (PTI) Ruling LDF and opposition UDF in Kerala joined hands in the assembly today to resist the...
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8

Jun 17

Cattle slaughter notification: Kerala Govt. to hold special assembly session

Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) [India], June 8 (ANI): The Kerala Assembly will on Thursday hold a special session to discuss the Central...
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5

Jun 17

Madras HC adjourns PIL against Centre’s ban on sale of cattle

Chennai, Jun 5 (PTI) The Madras High Court today adjourned till June 7 another PIL filed challenging the Centre’s recent...
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5

Jun 17

Animal rights rally at Juhu beach today

MUMBAI: Nearly 1,000 people plan to gather at Juhu beach on Sunday evening and hold a memorial service for animals...
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5

Jun 17

NMC slaps notice to two NGOs over death of 8 puppies in rabid dog attack in animal shelter

Nagpur: The Veterinary Officer of Nagpur Municipal Corporation Dr Gajendra Mahalle has issued show cause notices to two organisations namely...
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5

Jun 17

KCR toes Modi on cow, talks of animal protection panel

HYDERABAD: Following the footsteps of the NDA government at the Centre, the TRS regime in the state on Saturday issued...
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5

Jun 17

Centre open to review suggestions against cattle slaughter

NEW DELHI: Amdist growing controversy over recent cattle slaughter notification, the government Sunday said that it is open to review...
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3

Jun 17

Bondla zoo without in-house vet for 6 months

Panaji:Ever since the year-long contract of the in-house veterinarian at Bondla zoo and wildlife sanctuary expired in December 2016, no...
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3

Jun 17

Man-animal conflicts claims 4 lives: Wild elephant attacks Coimbatore village

Man-animal conflict has claimed four more lives, this time in Coimbatore. Four people in Coimbatore died after being attacked by...
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3

Jun 17

Mumbai office peon kills lame kitten, captured on CCTV

MUMBAI: Animal rights activists have registered an FIR at Santacruz police station against an office peon for brutally smashing a...
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2

Jun 17

Madras High Court stays Centre’s ban on cattle slaughter Madras High Court stays Centre’s ban on cattle slaughter

CHENNAI: The Madurai bench of the Madras High Court has granted an interim stay on the implementation of rules banning...
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1

Jun 17

Hours after the Kerala Government opposed the order notice issued by the Central Environment Ministry in controlling the sale of...
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1

Jun 17

Racket dealing with wild animal body parts busted in Odisha

A man was today held and body parts of over 400 monitor lizards were seized in a joint operation by...
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1

Jun 17

Fisherman killed by stray dogs in Kerala

A 48-year-old fisherman died on Monday after he was mauled by stray dogs at the coastal village of Pulluvila in...
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1

Jun 17

Make cow the national animal: Rajasthan HC to Centre

NEW DELHI: The Rajasthan high court on Wednesday recommended the Centre to declare cow as the national animal of India....
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1

Jun 17

After Kerala CM opposes sale of cattle, state HC backs Centre’s decision

Kochi: Hours after the Kerala Government opposed the order notice issued by the Central Environment Ministry in controlling the sale...
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1

Jun 17

Kerala gears up for cattle battle

May 31: The Kerala government today decided to take the "legal route" against implementing the Centre's cattle rules widely seen...
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30

May 17

Cattle trade ban: ‘No decision’ on excluding buffaloes

The environment ministry said on Monday it has received several representations on the recent ban on sale and purchase of...
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30

May 17

New cattle slaughter rule can destroy federal structure: West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee

Kolkata, May 29: The new rule imposed by Centre to regulate cattle slaughter across the nation would damage the federal...
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30

May 17

Pinarayi Vijayan to Narendra Modi: Curb on cattle trade affects secular ethos of country

New Delhi: Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Saturday shot off a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying imposing...
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30

May 17

Centre’s cattle slaughter restrictions: Kerala’s protests over ‘non-existent’ beef ban are counter-intuitive

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi's choice of words, for once, was spot on. Tweeting about the slaughter of a calf in...
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29

May 17

Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals must to regulate cattle markets

NAGPUR: In the absence of Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) in the districts of Vidarbha, the new...
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29

May 17

New cattle rules will help farmers: Animal Welfare Board of India

NAGPUR: The environment ministry has framed new rules for regulating animal markets and banning sale of cattle for slaughtering through...
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29

May 17

Govt says rules to protect animals, will consider suggestions

Representative Image Opening a small window for negotiation, the Centre on Saturday said the focus of the rules under the...
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29

May 17

SDPI takes strong exception to Centre’s ban on sale of bovines at animal markets

New Delhi, 27 May 2017: The Social Democratic Party of India (SDPI) has taken strong exception to the Central Government’s...
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29

May 17

Kerala: SFI protests against cattle slaughter ban by eating beef

Kerala [India], May 27, (ANI): Students’ Federation of India (SFI) on Saturday staged a protest in Kerala against ban on...
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29

May 17

New rules would help plug gap of regulate animal markets

An animal protection body today said there was no process earlier to regulate animal markets but the new rules on...
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29

May 17

Slaughter animals to be bought from farms: Centre

NEW DELHI: While ban on sale of cattle for slaughter in animal markets being criticized by various groups, the Centre...
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29

May 17

India’s Muslim meat traders plan legal action over new rules

Indian meat traders plan to take the government to court over new rules banning the trading of cattle including buffalo...
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29

May 17

Meat curbs shadow on milk supply – Move anti-farmer because it makes cattle rearing tougher, say meat sellers; Violates right to food, says Left

New Delhi, May 26: The government's ban on cattle and buffalo sales for slaughter in animal markets will hurt not...
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29

May 17

Ban on cattle sale for slaughter: How rules hit industry, turn market upside down

Markets, as commonly understood, are places where sellers of goods can meet prospective buyers. A livestock market, by extension, would...
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29

May 17

Kerala ministers, others flay new anti-slaughter rules

Thiruvananthapuram, May 26 (IANS) The central government’s announcement of stringent rules on sale of cows and buffaloes at animal markets...
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29

May 17

Restrictions on slaughter will increase milk output: Vets

‘Animals considered unproductive can be made productive’ The proposed control on the slaughter of bovine livestock will, in the long...
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29

May 17

Qureshi community to move Supreme Court against ban on sale of cattle for slaughter

HYDERABAD: A day after the Centre came up with a gazette notification prohibiting sale of cattle for slaughter, the distraught...
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29

May 17

Beef is a popular food in the coastal state, which is ruled by a left-wing government, like several states in eastern India

A southern Indian state announced Sunday it would go to the supreme court to challenge a federal ban on the...
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29

May 17

Meat sellers say business is dead, plan to take Centre to court over cattle slaughter ban

New Delhi: India's Muslim meat traders plan to take the government to court over new rules banning the trading of...
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29

May 17

On ground, full stop – Cattle rule fallout in UP

Lucknow, May 28: The Centre's May 23 notification was meant to stop animal markets from trading in cattle and buffalo...
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28

May 17

22 ANIMALS RESCUED FROM RAMBO CIRCUS WITH SUPPORT OF PUNE POLICE AND OFFICIALS

22 ANIMALS RESCUED FROM RAMBO CIRCUS WITH SUPPORT OF PUNE POLICE AND OFFICIALS Bombay High Court Refuses to Stay the...
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28

May 17

ANIMALS RESCUED FROM GLOBAL CIRCUS

ANIMALS RESCUED FROM GLOBAL CIRCUS Animal Welfare Board Inspectors Find Illegal Use of Animals for Performances Madurai, Tamil Nadu– Following...
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26

May 17

Centre bans cow slaughter across India; cattle can be sold only to farmers

The central government has banned the sale of cattle for slaughter and has allowed it’s trade only among farm land...
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23

May 17

52 dogs vaccinated at camp in Kaimbwala

The Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals in coordination with the Department of Animal Husbandry, Chandigarh Administration, today organised...
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23

May 17

No control on sale of unhygienic mutton

Vijayawada: Unhygienic meat is being sold in many parts of city as there is no check on health of animals...
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23

May 17

Regular sterilisation, vaccination and medication – Jaipur sets an example in stray-dog management

Though Jaipur failed to mark its presence in the top 200 cities in the recent Swacch Survekshan Survey, the city...
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23

May 17

Skewed sex ratio spells danger for rhinos in India’s Gorumara National Park

WEST BENGAL, India — Nibbling at tender grasses, with its grey-brown skin partially camouflaged by the sandy river bed, a...
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23

May 17

Faithful strays save Indiranagar house from robbers

LUCKNOW: Shooed away most of the time, it was two streets dogs that turned heroes for residents of Indiranagar after...
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23

May 17

Indian state to organise vegetarian iftars this Ramadan

In Uttar Pradesh, a vegetarian iftar looms on the horizon.The Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh's Muslim wing in Uttar Pradesh, will organize...
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22

May 17

Failing to check dog menace, SMC approaches AWB

After unsuccessful initiatives to check dog menace in the summer capital, the Srinagar Municipal Corporation ( SMC) has now approached...
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20

May 17

Simulator replaces dead animals in 3 medical colleges

New Delhi, May 19 (PTI) To learn medical science, the students of three medical colleges will no longer have to...
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19

May 17

Cattle decline: NGT seeks policy to save indigenous cattle breeds

Noting a “rapid decline” in the population of indigenous breeds of cattle across the country, the National Green Tribunal on...
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17

May 17

Domestic players agree to promote Indian milch cattle, dairy products among Asian countries

VADODARA: Domestic players in the dairy industry have agreed to exchange their best practices, technical know-hows, promote Indian milch animal...
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17

May 17

Food poisoning affects 200 cows in Banaskantha, leaves 29 dead

Palanpur: As many as 29 cows died after eating green fodder containing castor plant residues at Dod village in Tharad...
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16

May 17

Four-day national elephant census from Tuesday

BENGALURU: The once-in-five-year exercise of counting elephants will take off in Karnataka and other south Indian states on Tuesday. Officially...
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16

May 17

HC seeks govt response on shahtoosh shawl trade

BENGALURU: The once-in-five-year exercise of counting elephants will take off in Karnataka and other south Indian states on Tuesday. Officially...
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16

May 17

To reduce human-animal conflict, Bengal Forest Dept constructs toilets

To reduce conflict between human and wild animals in the more forested regions of the State, the Bengal Forest department...
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10

May 17

Cattle transport on overloaded trucks comes under HC scanner

New Delhi, May 9 (PTI) Transportation of cattle meant for slaughter on overloaded trucks has come under the scanner of...
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10

May 17

Elephants being killed in Assam and Arunachal Pradesh for trunk meat

Reports of elephant meat consumption in parts of Assam and Arunachal Pradesh have raised the hackles of forest officials and...
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10

May 17

FIR lodged in dogs’ poisoning case in Kothrud

PUNE: The Kothrud police on Monday filed a first information report (FIR) in the dogs' poisoning case in Kothrud. The number...
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9

May 17

Nine held for poaching – Leopard skin, animal parts seized

Siliguri, May 8: Nine alleged poachers, including a Bhutan national and four Assam residents, were arrested by the forest department...
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