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Feb 19

India: Vigilante ‘Cow Protection’ Groups Attack Minorities

(New York) – The Indian government should prevent and prosecute mob violence by vigilante groups targeting minorities in the name of so-called...
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Feb 19

Govt plans ‘One Health’ to check antibiotics use in animals, humans

NEW DELHI: With reports on use of antibiotics in feed and feed supplements of livestock and poultry in the country...
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Feb 19

After gaur’s death, Mescom told to fix sagging cables

CHIKKAMAGALURU: The Chikkamagaluru forest department authorities directed Mescom officials to fix sagging electric power cables in the region after a...
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Feb 19

Surveillance stepped up to eliminate rabies

PANAJI: The Mission Rabies team in Goa is stepping up surveillance efforts to detect rabies cases and target control measures...
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Feb 19

India to step up efforts to regulate use of antibiotics in chickens through ‘One Health’ initiative

NEW DELHI: In the backdrop of certain reports on use of antibiotics in feed and feed supplements of livestock and...
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Feb 19

Photo contest to stop cruelty to dogs

RANCHI: It is said that a picture is worth a thousand words, and a Ranchi-based NGO is working on the...
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Feb 19

Gujarat: Giraffes to lumber around world’s tallest statue

AHMEDABAD: A site in Kevadia Colony — home to the world’s tallest statue, of Sardar Patel — will now give...
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Feb 19

71 tamers, five bulls injured in jallikattu event

COIMBATORE: As many as 71 bull tamers and five bulls were injured during the jallikattu event held at Chettipalayam near...
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Feb 19

Punjab Cabinet gives nod to bullock cart races at Kila Raipur

Chandigarh (India), Feb 17 (ANI) The Punjab Cabinet on Sunday decided to amend a law to pave the way for...
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Feb 19

Leopard spotted moving near bungalow in Nashik

Nashik: A leopard was spotted moving near a bungalow in Nashik city of Maharashtra on Sunday morning, triggering panic among locals,...
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Feb 19

Paperwork puts rescued animals’ release on hold

PUNE: The Wildlife Rescue and Rehabilitation Centre at Katraj, also known as Katraj Animal Orphanage, has a task on its...
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Feb 19

Activists rescue elephant Champa in Ahmednagar

PUNE: City-based RESQ Charitable Trust, CUPA’s Wildlife Rescue and Rehabilitation Centre (WRRC) in Bengaluru, People for Animals and the state...
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Feb 19

Golden jackal numbers double in Asola

NEW DELHI: Improvement in Asola Bhatti Wildlife Sanctuary (ABWS) habitat could be helping species like the golden jackal thrive, findings...
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Feb 19

Human – Animal Conflict – Are We Doing Enough?

Our holiday destinations change as we go through different life stages and when you have children, you tend to pick...
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Feb 19

Leopard on dawn prowl in Trilanga

BHOPAL: The Gupta family residing in Akashganga colony of Shahpura got the shock of their lives when they checked the...
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Feb 19

Most pet shops operating in Mumbai, state are illegal, says PIL

The Bombay High Court on Thursday asked the State government to reply to public interest litigation (PIL) claiming that most...
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Feb 19

Dolphin numbers have shrunk in Odisha, reveals Census

Odisha’s recent annual census of dolphins in its waters have thrown up some shocking numbers, with the aquatic mammals’ population...
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Feb 19

Landscape-level approach necessary to address human-elephant conflicts

A study involving close monitoring of elephants on daily basis for two years in Karnataka has concluded that landscape-level management...
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Feb 19

Adopt an animal at Tripura Zoo

Agartala, Ever dreamt of adopting a lion, a crocodile or a Himalayan black bear or any wild animal? If yes,...
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Feb 19

Save Tiger: Animal Planet joins hands with L-T Metro Rail Hyderabad

HYDERABAD: Animal Planet, India’s No. 1 Wildlife channel, has joined hands with L&T Metro Rail (Hyderabad) Limited (L&TMRHL) to sensitize...
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Feb 19

Grazing cattle in open: FIRs against owners

LUCKNOW: Dairy owners found leaving cows to graze in open after milking them will now face legal action with district...
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Feb 19

Tiger’s cow hunt thwarted in Shehra

AHMEDABAD: Days after pictures of a tiger in Gujarat surfaced, reports have been received of a tiger attempting to prey...
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Feb 19

Soured dreams of dairy farmers: White Counterrevolution

When in March 2017, Karan Atole took an Rs 14-lakh loan from the local cooperative credit society to buy 12...
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Feb 19

7 held for slaughtering animals illegally at private facility

AGRA: Police have arrested seven persons for allegedly slaughtering goats at a private barn in Mohalla Tilla Nadram under Mantola...
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Feb 19

10 stray cattle seized in Srirangam

TRICHY: Carrying forward the enforcement drive that commenced last month to penalise cattle owners who let their livestock rule city...
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Feb 19

Spotted deer falls into farm pond, rescued

Coimbatore: A spotted male deer, which accidentally fell into a small pond on an agricultural field near Thalavadi in Erode...
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Feb 19

Care for animals in pain

Madurai: Rescuing animals in distress, especially after they are hit or run over by a speeding vehicle, is risky as...
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Feb 19

Finding space for animal shelter worries enthusiasts

MADURAI: Finding a space to establish a shelter for animals in distress is the most worrying factor for the young...
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Feb 19

A Poacher-Turned-Conservationist, Anil Mistry Rescued 70 Tigers In Sundarbans, Here’s His Story

Anil Mistry, the mangrove ecosystem conservationist, had started on the path followed by his ancestors and peers. The path of...
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Feb 19

Drop in casualties in man-animal conflicts

PUNE: The state forest department data have revealed a dip in the number of deaths in man-animal conflict cases in...
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Feb 19

Spike in number of snares on farm lands

MYSURU: Though there have been regular drives from foresters and wildlife enthusiasts to remove the deadly snares from farmlands adjacent...
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Feb 19

Despite langurs, PGI’s monkey menace is still a huge problem

CHANDIGARH: More than 8,000 patients come to the Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGI) every day. What do...
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Feb 19

Tinder for cows helps them breed

Cows and bulls searching for “moo love” now have a mobile app to help their breeders. A UK farming startup...
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Feb 19

Tiger poachers get away with murder

CHENNAI: Convictions in tiger poaching cases are not rare in India, particularly in Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh. However, in Tamil...
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Feb 19

In the Name of the Holy Cow

It is not known if the Congress’s pledge to build cow shelters across the state helped the party dislodge the...
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Feb 19

Wild elephants kill more than 1,700 Indians in four years

Encounters with wild elephants have been responsible for more than 1,700 deaths in India over the last four years, prompting...
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Feb 19

Woof! Insurance for pets is here now

The pet population in India has grown to 10 million in 2014 and India is considered to be the fastest...
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Feb 19

Tribals asked to preserve Jangalmahal biodiversity

Kolkata: Traditional hunting in Jangalmahal is destroying the biodiversity of the region and pushing some of the globally endangered species...
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Feb 19

Tiger zinda hai! Striped big cat spotted in Gujarat after 27 years

AHMEDABAD: Twenty-seven years after the tiger was last sighted along the Dang border in Gujarat in 1992, a government teacher...
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Feb 19

‘Wild animals hit by illicit liquor dens near forests’

BIJNOR: Forest officials, who have tightened vigil in the wake of the latest hooch deaths, claim that rampant illicit liquor...
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Feb 19

Stray animals disrupt traffic in the city

Visakhapatnam: Stray cattle, dogs, and pigs have been hindering the flow of traffic on some stretches on the NH-16 and...
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Feb 19

Animal treatment centre at Bavdhan

PUNE: A transit treatment center for animals will come up at Bavdhan, which will be directly under the forest department....
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Feb 19

Navi Mumbai: Dehydrated Indian rock python rescued from Rabale

NAVI MUMBAI: An eight feet long Indian rock python was rescued from a drainage tank in Rabale MIDC on Thursday...
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Feb 19

Cat population dwindling fast in State forests

In Odisha, six types of felines (cats) are found. One is big cat and other small cats. Among big cats,...
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Feb 19

State animals and birds: Do they make a difference to conservation?

On February 1, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh gave his people a surprise. He declared the Indus Dolphin, one...
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Feb 19

Extensive Killing of Large Animals for Food and Medicine, Main Drivers of ‘Megafauna’ Extinction

Increased consumption of meat by humans has led to the decrease in the number of at least 200 species of...
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Feb 19

`Pakistan must drop plan to ship donkeys to violent deaths in China’ urge activists

MUMBAI: Following the news that Pakistan intends to export donkeys to China to be killed for their hides and for...
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Feb 19

India’s ‘granny’ elephant dies aged 88

An Asian elephant believed to be the oldest ever in captivity has died aged 88 in the southern Indian state...
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Feb 19

Tiger cub at Tamil Nadu zoo waiting for CM Palaniswami’s visit to be christened

CHENNAI: A five-month-old, male tiger cub at the Vandalur Zoo does not have a name - only because it has...
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Feb 19

Tinder inspired application now available for dogs as well

If the pooch melts your heart, swipe right. Animal lovers in Lithuania have created a mobile application inspired by the popular dating app Tinder...
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Feb 19

Two leopards stalk villages

COIMBATORE: A group of farmers dressed up as lions, cheetahs and Nilgiri tahrs turned up at the collectorate on Monday...
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Feb 19

Felines seek food in human habitat

PUNE: A leopard walking into the city is no real surprise to forest and conservation experts who have blamed shrinking...
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Feb 19

Cowshed

Indore: New government’s initiative to set up gaushalas in every gram panchayat seems have reached an impasse in the district....
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Feb 19

कुत्तों के लिए हर कॉलोनी में बनेंगे फूड स्टेशन

भूख के कारण आक्रामक होकर लोगों पर हमला कर रहे कुत्तों के लिए नगर निगम लोगों के सहयोग से अलग-अलग...
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Feb 19

Injured tiger still elusive; no FIR yet

Nagpur: On the second consecutive day, the Pench Tiger Reserve (PTR) teams could not capture the injured tiger holed up...
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Feb 19

Farfetch to drop fur from collections

Luxury online retailer Farfetch has confirmed that it is to ban the sale of animal fur from its website from...
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Feb 19

Mumbai: Byculla Zoo’s 15-year-old wait for expansion ends

Mumbai: The Veer Jijabai Bhosale Udyan and Zoo in Byculla is undergoing a major revamp and is set to induct new...
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Feb 19

पीटा इंडिया की कार्यशाला संपन्न

मूक पशुओं की रक्षार्थ कार्य करने वाली संस्था पीटा इंडिया की रविवार को पुष्कर के माली मंदिर में कार्यशाला आयोजित...
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Feb 19

‘Anyone can report cruelty to animals under existing laws’

KOLKATA: An interactive session on animal cruelty laws was held at the Kolkata Animal Carnival on Sunday. It stressed upon...
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Feb 19

Jumbo herd tramples villager, destroys crop

JAMSHEDPUR: An herd of four wild elephants critically injured a 26-year-old man and destroyed paddy crop in the Dhotiduba village...
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Feb 19

Coimbatore villagers write petition to save wild elephant Chinna Thambi from being tamed as kumki

How far will you go to express your love for animals? Well, for Chinna Thambi, a wild tusker in the...
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Feb 19

3 held for cow slaughter in Dehradun

Dehradun: Dehradun police on Sunday arrested three people for allegedly slaughtering cows and selling the meat in Patel Nagar police...
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Feb 19

Leopard spotted, wildlife officials lay trap

NASHIK: A leopard has reportedly been spotted on Saturday in the upmarket Serene Meadows on Gangapur Road — barely 1.5km...
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Feb 19

After 100 tonnes of hair, Pakistan to export 80,000 donkeys to China

Imran Khan government in Pakistan, it seems, is leaving no stone unturned to raise funds to save the broke country....
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Feb 19

Reward announced in Pune for info about killing of stray dogs and cats

Animal rights organisation Humane Society International/India has announced a reward of Rs 50,000 for information about the unidentified culprits who...
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Feb 19

Autopsy confirms 2 leopard died in road accident

DEHRADUN: The latest autopsy reports have confirmed that two leopards of Haridwar forest division were killed in an accident on...
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Feb 19

Rs 50k rap on breeder for ill treatment of dogs

Kennel Club of India and AWBI licenses are not valid in such cases.” PUNE: The Shivajinagar Court on Friday directed...
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Feb 19

Grass threatens Pallikaranai marsh

CHENNAI: The ecologically sensitive Pallikaranai marsh is reeling under a new threat. Reduced to a mere 695 hectares due to...
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Feb 19

Staff shortage delays police response to emergenciess

BHUBANESWAR: Quick response to emergency situations is the prerequisite of any police control room. But the commissionerate police’s modern control...
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Feb 19

Sonarika Bhadoria adopts three strays in Lucknow

Lucknow has been Sonarika Bhadoria’s favorite destination to chill out. And when her last show 'Dastaan-E-Mohabbat: Salim Anarkali' ended abruptly...
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Jan 19

On saving the cow, Gehlot’s Congress tries to outdo the BJP in Rajasthan

A month after returning to power in Rajasthan, the Ashok Gehlot-led Congress is keen on reclaiming the cow in the...
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Jan 19

Maharashtra drought: Year’s first cattle camp already home to over 7,000 animals

THEIR JERSEY cows and Murrah buffaloes now their lifeline in a worsening drought, 1,400 families from villages in Satara’s Maan...
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Jan 19

For some whales, sonar may provoke suicidal behaviour: study

PARIS: Scientists have long known that some beaked whales beach themselves and die in agony after exposure to naval sonar,...
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Jan 19

Farmers herd cattle inside school again

KANPUR: Farmers of several villages on late Monday night once again allegedly broke open the locks of a Basic Government...
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Jan 19

Open animal science centres in state: Bihar CM Nitish Kumar

PATNA: Chief minister (CM) Nitish Kumar on Monday asked the animal and fisheries resources department (AFRD) officials to set up...
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Jan 19

Truck carryong cows seized by cops

HYDERABAD: Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) lone MLA Raja Singh and his aides on Monday handed over a truck full of...
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Jan 19

Hyderabad: 50% of rescued snakes are Cobras, numbers increasing

HYDERABAD: The city is getting infested with poisonous snakes and residents of areas like Jubilee Hills, Gachi Bowli, Kondapur and...
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Jan 19

Great Indian cattle count: An inside story

DEVANAHALLI (KARNATAKA): Ekabhumi Sustainable Living, a farm in Karnataka, sells milk at Rs 120 a liter. Yet, it sells out...
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Jan 19

ABC centres fail to quell stray menace

Trichy: The number of stray dogs in the streets of Trichy has soared significantly over the past many years, as...
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Jan 19

Jewar: Four men transporting buffaloes in trucks held

GREATER NOIDA: Four people were arrested on Friday afternoon while they were transporting 37 buffaloes and four calves from Jewar...
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Jan 19

HDMC plans to set up a shelter for stray dogs

HUBBALLI: To put an end to the menace of stray dogs Hubballi-Dharwad Municipal Corporation (HDMC) is planning to provide a...
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Jan 19

Animal activists rescue endangered turtles in Mumbai

MUMBAI: Three endangered turtles which were packed in a plastic cover and dumped in front of a house in Four...
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Jan 19

First build safe animal passages, then lay bullet train lines: Wildlife board

The Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train project moved a step closer to reality, after the National Board for Wildlife (NBWL) cleared construction...
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Jan 19

Hand-raised rhinos translocated to Manas National Park from Kaziranga

GUWAHATI: A pair of hand-raised rhinos, a male, and female, have been translocated from Kaziranga National Park to Manas National Park in Assam. The translocation was carried out by a joint...
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Jan 19

Two arrested for killing stray, granted bail

GURUGRAM: Two men were arrested on Friday night for allegedly murdering a stray dog in Sector 82 on January 16....
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Jan 19

Two tiger reserves’ staff will learn to fight online crime

BENGALURU: Forest department staff from two tiger reserves of Karnataka will undergo training to help curb illegal wildlife trade on...
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Jan 19

Kanha tigress death: Big cats eating each other is nothing new

The carcass hanging from the leopard's mouth was dark and blended almost perfectly into the bark of the tree trunk...
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Jan 19

Monkeys raid homes, fear bites residents

CHANDIGARH: The simian scare has run through the PGI, Panjab University, and sectors 15, 43, and 8, were stepping out...
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Jan 19

Caged before time, lions refuse meals

MOHALI: The two lions, which had mauled a man to death at Chhatbir zoo safari on Sunday, refused to have...
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Jan 19

In Ayodhya, Section 144 to curb stray cattle menace

FAIZABAD: As mob frenzy peaks across the state with farmers fearing crop damage locking up stray cattle in schools, the...
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Jan 19

Six buffaloes stolen, 85-year-old dies of ‘shock’

NOIDA: An 85-year-old woman allegedly died of shock soon after a few thieves stole her six buffaloes and three calves...
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Jan 19

Territorial fight turns into rare cannibal act by tiger

BHOPAL: In a rare case of infighting between big cats, an adult tigress was killed and eaten by a tiger...
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Jan 19

Territorial fight turns into rare cannibal act by tiger

BHOPAL: In a rare case of infighting between big cats, an adult tigress was killed and eaten by a tiger...
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Jan 19

Hyderabad: Man ‘mows’ down puppies, booked

HYDERABAD: Animal activists are seeking criminal charges against a man who is alleged to have purposely run over two puppies...
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Jan 19

18 years after centre’s directives, state forms SPCA

Nagpur: Nearly 18 years after the Union government’s directives, the state is forming the mandatory Society for Prevention of Cruelty...
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Jan 19

Pet Fed: India’s biggest pet festival returns to Mumbai for second edition

India's biggest pet festival, Pet Fed, returned to Mumbai for its second edition. Pet lovers gathered in Bandra Kurla Complex...
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Jan 19

Hanuman langur shot with an air rifle in Raigad

In a shocking case of animal cruelty, a Hanuman langur, or grey langur, was shot using an airgun by unidentified...
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Jan 19

8 booked for poaching in Shahjahanpur village

Shahjahanpur: Forest department conducted a raid in Luktaha village of Khuthar block in Shahjahanpur on Friday after receiving information of...
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Jan 19

India is no country for animals, except the cow

Sir — It might seem shocking to a handful of people, but the murder of 16 puppies would not be...
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Jan 19

On Day Two, rights activists cry cruelty towards animals

BHOPAL: On Day Two of civic body’s drive to keep roads and streets clear of stray cattle and canines, animal...
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Jan 19

Stop animal cruelty … especially in the name of tradition

Harvest festivities in Karnataka have been traditionally synonymous with animal races. While these are traditions that have been celebrated over many generations,...
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Jan 19

Wounded Nilgai rescued from south Delhi park

NEW DELHI: A nilgai, spotted regularly in south Delhi’s Sarvodaya Enclave for the past three months, was rescued by wildlife...
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Jan 19

What’s on the menu for Kolkata’s Alipore zoo inmates?

At 8 every morning, the macaw enclosures at the Alipore Zoological Garden erupt with screeches. That’s the signal that the...
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Jan 19

Stray cattle drive kicks off in Bhopal

BHOPAL: Altogether 125 stray cattle were impounded by the Bhopal Municipal Corporation (BMC) on Wednesday on the first day of...
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Jan 19

BBMP mulls regulating pet shops, dog breeders

BENGALURU: The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) is planning to regulate pet shops and check unauthorised dog breeding. Among its...
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Jan 19

#GoodNews: Delhi Gets its First 24×7 Govt Veterinary Hospital

Around-the-clock facility for providing medical care to animals in the national capital was launched at a veterinary hospital in Tiz...
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Jan 19

Advertising Leopard captured after spate of attacks in Jetpur

Forest Department officials on Monday captured a leopard which is believed to have been involved in separate attacks on four...
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Jan 19

Uttar Pradesh Govt Draws up Measures to Tackle Stray Cattle Menace

A high power committee appointed by the Uttar Pradesh government has recommended a slew of steps, including the establishment of...
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Jan 19

First in the country, proposal for weather linked insurance over loss in milk yield to small and margilised farmers across the country

CHANDIGARH: Animal Husbandry sector in India contributes about 4.1% of the total Gross Domestic Project (GDP) with Punjab contributing 8.36%...
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Jan 19

51 goats, sheep die after drinking water

SURAT: Fifty-one goats and sheep died after drinking water in a sugar cane field on the outskirts of Sandhiyer village...
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Jan 19

This Uttarayan, skies were safer for birds

This Uttarayan, birds have been much safer in the skies compared to previous years. Forest officials said that the number...
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16

Jan 19

NRS dogfight: Officials, nurses on warpath

KOLKATA: On a day when two nursing students were arrested for allegedly battering 16 puppies to death on the hospital...
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16

Jan 19

Khattar is a fake cow devotee: Kerjiwal

Hisar: Paying a visit to another gaushala (cow shelter) located in Sisai village of Hansi area of Hisar district on...
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Jan 19

Despite ban, Assam district witnesses Buffalo fights as part of Bihu celebrations

Despite a Supreme Court ban on animal fights and race across the country, people of Morigaon district organized the traditional buffalo fight at Bidyabori and Ahatguri...
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Jan 19

Jallikattu: 100 injured in traditional bull-taming spectacle in Tamil Nadu during Pongal

Madurai: At least 100 people have been injured so far in this year’s first Jallikattu, which is the traditional bull taming...
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Jan 19

How elephants can be saved from killer railway tracks

New Delhi: If it is not simply a tragic coincidence than what else, that an elephant which represents Indian railways (Bholu,...
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15

Jan 19

Real gau-rakhshaks! Brave policemen felicitated for rescuing cow in Agra

Agra: A team of three brave police officials was felicitated with certificates for rescuing a cow from a nullah in Agra...
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Jan 19

16 puppies pounded to death at Kolkata hospital

KOLKATA: The 16 puppies found dead on the NRS Medical College and Hospital campus on Sunday were bludgeoned with blunt...
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15

Jan 19

Speeding Merc mows down deer inside Bandipur reserve

MYSURU: Speeding vehicles continue to be the biggest threat to wild animals inside the highly protected Bandipur Tiger Reserve (BTR)...
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Jan 19

Angry with stray cattle for destroying their crops, farmers of Mahawad in Uttar Pradesh lock them up

Greater Noida: Locals are using state-run schools in Uttar Pradesh to vent their anger at several places across the state including...
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Jan 19

Rajasthan: Congress govt to felicitate those adopting stray cows

The Congress-led Rajasthan government has decided to honour those who adopt stray cows on Independence day and Republic day. The...
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14

Jan 19

Garbage dumps leading to shift in food habits of wild animals: study

Modern day garbage dumps, which are full of harmful products and chemicals, are emerging as a serious threat to animal...
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14

Jan 19

Caste, a beast yet to be tamed

CHENNAI: Tamils rose as one during the massive January 2017 protests against the Supreme Court ban on jallikattu. Passions run...
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Jan 19

On R-Day and I-Day, Rajasthan govt to honour those who adopt stray cows

Those who “adopt” stray cows will be felicitated by the Congress government in Rajasthan on Independence Day and Republic Day. In...
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14

Jan 19

Mysuru Zoo’s Youth Club spawns a generation of conservationists

MYSURU: The year was 1992, and the nation was in the midst of a socio-economic churn that was to alter...
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Jan 19

Cow Politics: Udder Confusion

The UP government should actually be spending its scarce resources on education and healthcare but ends up levying cess to...
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12

Jan 19

Justice for Sexually Assaulted Animals– Has India Failed?

Horror stories of humans raping animals are cropping up at an unprecedented rate in India. In July this year, accounts...
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Jan 19

A map to trace animals, migratory birds in Bijnor

Bijnor: The forest department is all set to create a map in order to reflect the presence of wild animals...
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Jan 19

Kozhikode corporation gets new veterinary hospital building

KOZHIKODE: Cabinet minister K Raju on Saturday inaugurated the new building of the Byepore Veterinary Hospital in Kozhikode. Addressing a...
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Jan 19

Globetrotting Australia vets camp in Vadodara for dog sterilization

VADODARA: A team of 20 veterinary doctors and students from Australia is camping in the city since a week to...
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Jan 19

Experts from south India, Nepal to train mahouts at Dudhwa

SHAHJAHANPUR: In the first of its kind exercise, expert mahouts from across India and Nepal will hold workshops for five...
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Jan 19

Chhattisgarh village holds funeral for beloved crocodile, 500 people attend

In your dose of bizarre news for the day, about 500 people in a small village in Chhattisgarh recently attended...
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Jan 19

India’s Cow Crisis Part 5: Penalty for abandoning cattle final nail in coffin

Bruised by anti-cow slaughter laws and widespread vigilantism, farmers simply don’t want cows around. This means tactical abandoning, with decreasing...
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Jan 19

Are you ready for January? VEGANUARY

In a nation where over 70 percent of the population comprises meat eaters, the idea of a whole month dedicated...
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Jan 19

India’s Cow Crisis Part 4: The stigma of Mewat

“How do you fit a veterinary doctor, fodder and a water tank inside a pickup van?” asks Nooruddin, sitting at...
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Jan 19

Forest department seeks information on Ponda poachers

PONDA: Continuing its investigation in wild animal poaching by laying cable snares at Mhaisal, Panchwadi, in Ponda taluka, the forest...
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Jan 19

Road sans speed breakers turns killer for wild animals

RAJKOT: A 32km stretch of resurfaced road on Mendarda-Talala route in Junagadh district, built ahead of President Ram Nath Kovind’s...
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Jan 19

23-yr-old conservationist resolving wildlife conflicts

In November 2014, at Berodi village of Gondia district, close to Nagzira wildlife sanctuary, a sloth bear gave birth to...
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Jan 19

Miniature world of birds enlivens her canvas

CHANDIGARH: The Indian hedgehog has virtually disappeared from the Malwa region of south-west Punjab and its loss attracts much lesser...
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10

Jan 19

Meerut: Pig eats stillborn on medical college campus

MEERUT: After a pig was caught on camera consuming a stillborn on the premises of Lala Lajpat Rai Memorial (LLRM)...
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10

Jan 19

Minister writes to Arya, seeks replacement of Rajaji veterinarian

Citing various anomalies and questionable actions of veterinarian Dr. Aditi Sharma deputed by Animal Husbandry Department to the Rajaji national...
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10

Jan 19

A year on, Kathua rape victim’s kin firm about getting justice

Sitting in a small house, a middle-aged shepherd shudders with fear when he recalls the day when his eight-year-old daughter...
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10

Jan 19

Activists suspect drug overdose after rescued dog dies at kennel

HYDERABAD: A German Shepherd dog, which was ill-treated by its owners and rescued by animal volunteers, died at a kennel...
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10

Jan 19

Gujarat Govt’s Karuna Abhiyan drive to save birds from manja injuries

As many as 10,571 birds were injured by glass strings used to fly kites during Uttarayan festival last year. Around...
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10

Jan 19

Delhi government to club cow shelter with old age home

In what seems to be a unique initiative, the Delhi government is planning to club a cow shelter with an...
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10

Jan 19

Telangana: 430 smugglers, poachers on radar

HYDERABAD: The state forest department has listed 351 habitual smugglers and 80 poachers, and handed over their details to the...
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10

Jan 19

All illegal slaughterhouses in Haridwar shut: DM to HC

NAINITAL: The district magistrate (DM) of Haridwar Deepak Rawat appeared before the Uttarakhand high court on Wednesday and informed the...
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9

Jan 19

Cops turn mute spectators to killer manjha

JAIPUR: It appears that Jaipur police is not serious on the ill-effects of the banned plastic and metallic manjha ahead...
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9

Jan 19

Hundreds of animals sacrificed at Sulia Yatra

Much to the dismay of animal lovers, killing of hundreds of animals once again continued at the Sulia Yatra at...
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9

Jan 19

Delhi’s new problem: Pets and their enraged owners

Move over road rage, enter pet rage! Pets, instead of soothing the mind, seem to have turned Delhi even more...
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9

Jan 19

Kolkata dog lovers have a new crush: Indian hounds

Let’s face it. We have an obsession with dogs of foreign breeds. Call it a colonial hangover or a lack...
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9

Jan 19

Monogamy’s in the genes, at least in animals

Scientists have found a “universal code” hidden in the genes of some animals that appears to control whether or not...
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9

Jan 19

DRO suspended for letting off poacher in Telangana

HYDERABAD: The Telangana forest department on Tuesday suspended a deputy range officer for allegedly letting off a tiger poacher despite...
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8

Jan 19

Two leopard cubs harassed by residents in Maharashtra tiger reserve; one dies

In a shocking incident, one out of two weakened cubs discovered near a village on the outskirts of a tiger...
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8

Jan 19

India has successfully conserved 73 endangered species

MYSURU: Highlighting India’s stellar record in the conservation of endangered species of animals, member-secretary of the Central Zoo Authority (CZA),...
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8

Jan 19

Activists lash out at MCG for pet registration diktat

GURUGRAM: Animal rights activists Anjali Gopalan and Chetna Joshi have served a legal notice to MCG, for its policy mandating...
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8

Jan 19

Two nabbed for trying to sell snakes online

HYDERABAD: A racket of keeping snakes as pets and then selling them online was busted by Telangana forest department officials...
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8

Jan 19

Cops start probe into ‘attack’ on dog owner

KOLKATA: After a pet owner’s social media post, talking about how his neighbors had humiliated him and his wife for...
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8

Jan 19

Parking, encroachment woes spill over

BHOPAL: In yet another interaction with residents of Kolar on Monday, a new set of problems faced by people came...
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8

Jan 19

‘Good news’ means separation for Kamatibaug hippos

VADODARA: Chunnu and Dimpy – the pair of hippopotamuses in the Kamatibaug zoo – will soon be separated for quite...
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7

Jan 19

In the shadow of tiger conservation, poaching of leopards in India grows unchecked

With tigers, lions, and elephants grabbing the limelight in India’s wildlife conservation sector, other mammals such as leopards usually remain...
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7

Jan 19

Aligarh Police personnel to adopt abandoned bovines

Aligarh Police has decided to adopt abandoned bovines to give a positive message to the public and avoid untoward law...
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5

Jan 19

10 Things Animals Can Teach Us About Being Human

Blood Donor Bats Vampire bats drink the blood of mammals. If a bat does not find a mammal, it goes...
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5

Jan 19

Runaway Zoo Leopard from Bengal Safari Park Found After Three Days of Escape

Siliguri: The leopard that escaped from a safari park here on New Year's Day was captured near it after four...
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5

Jan 19

PETA not taking legal action in US against bullriding sport similar to jallikattu

People for Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), which petitioned the Indian Supreme Court to stop jallikattu, is not taking similar legal action...
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3

Jan 19

Oppn slams UP govt’s cow cess plan, says it burdens people

The opposition parties in Uttar Pradesh slammed the Yogi Adityanath government’s decision to levy a .5 per cent cow welfare...
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3

Jan 19

CCTVs to keep tabs on animals’ food in zoo kitchens

In the wake of a spate of complaints that some zookeepers siphon off food meant for animals, the Central Zoo...
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3

Jan 19

Lioness rescued after overnight operation

RAJKOT: Villagers living around Gir sanctuary, the last abode of Asiatic lions, are pretty used to watching rescue of wild...
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3

Jan 19

Snakes, fawn burnt to death in University of Hyderabad blaze

HYDERABAD: A massive fire that engulfed over 11 acres of University of Hyderabad (UoH) campus on Tuesday charred two snakes...
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2

Jan 19

‘Give Rashtra Mata status to cow’, Uttarakhand Law Commission recommends changes in Protection of Cow Progeny Act

The Uttarakhand Law Commission has recommended changes in the state’s Protection of Cow Progeny Act to declare the animal “mother...
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2

Jan 19

Carcasses of leopard, sambar found in trap

MUMBAI: A case of poaching in Aarey colony came to light on Tuesday with the forest department finding the carcass...
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2

Jan 19

Yogi Adityanath government imposes cess on excise duty for cow shelters

Facing flak over stray cattle damaging crops and causing road accidents, the Yogi Adityanath government on Tuesday announced a new policy for temporary cow shelters in the...
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2

Jan 19

Livestock championship at Chappar Chiri from February 1-4

MOHALI: National Livestock Championship and Expo–2019 will be organized from February 1-4 at Chappar Chiri in Mohali. This was stated...
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2

Jan 19

Encroachment removal invites hawkers’ wrath

KOLHAPUR: Kolhapur Municipal Corporation (KMC) on Tuesday cleared encroachments on the road from Shivaji University to Government Polytechnic College. KMC...
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1

Jan 19

Meghalaya man arrested for cooking and eating rhesus monkey, posting pictures of it on social media

Shillong: A man was arrested from the West Gare Hills district of Meghalaya after he reportedly posted pictures of himself cooking...
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1

Jan 19

Leopard in Navda Panth

Indore: Reports of a leopard sighting in Navda Panth village on outskirts of the city mobilized the forest department’s rescue...
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1

Jan 19

Zoo lists flamingos, macaque as new guests

LUCKNOW: Visitors to Lucknow zoo will be in for a treat in 2019 as the zoological park will see the...
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1

Jan 19

Kanpur: Cows in school, students head home

KANPUR: Cattle class became cattle in class in a village government school when teachers and students were greeted by a...
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1

Jan 19

Zoo takes steps to keep inmates warm

BHUBANESWAR: As the mercury level falls sharply in the city, inmates of Nandankanan zoological park here have started feeling the...
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31

Dec 18

From Sabarimala to Section 377, 2018 Was a Year of Landmark Verdicts by Supreme Court

New Delhi: If 2018 could be remembered for anything that ushered in reforms, it would be from the stable of Judiciary....
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31

Dec 18

Trust offers a helping ‘leg’ to turkey in US

AHMEDABAD: The Bidada Sarvodaya Trust, based in Kutch, and Jaya Rehabilitation Institute, organizations that have provided prosthetic limbs to a...
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31

Dec 18

Tiger dies of suspected poisoning; leopard succumbs

NAGPUR: On Sunday, Maharashtra lost one more dominant tiger Charger (T16) in Umred-Karhandla-Paoni Wildlife Sanctuary (UKPWS). With the latest toll,...
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30

Dec 18

Winter ailments: Pets can catch cold, flu just as you do

THANE: It is not just people who are falling sick with the dip in temperature, but also pets that are...
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30

Dec 18

Let’s get the cow economy back on rails

Cows are back in the news. They are making a splash in Aligarh district of Uttar Pradesh. It all started...
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30

Dec 18

Female Indian gaur killed after vehicle rams it

Trichy: A female Indian Gaur aged around 3 years was killed after being hit by a vehicle on the Manapparai...
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29

Dec 18

Project launched to make strays man’s best friend once again

VADODARA: For once, the issue of stray dogs in the city has got a human touch to it. A major...
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29

Dec 18

Bengaluru: Bear rescued from well in Tumakuru

Bengaluru: In a two-hour risky operation, Wildlife SOS volunteers and forest officers rescued a male sloth bear that had accidentally fallen...
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29

Dec 18

Bulandshahr: Police say four held for cow slaughter are innocent, three more held

Almost two weeks after arresting four Muslim men on charges of cow slaughter that allegedly triggered mob violence in Bulandshahr,...
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29

Dec 18

Snake kills tiger from Delhi zoo in Chhattisgarh

RAIPUR: A white tiger named 'Vijay' died of suspected snakebite in the Kanan Pendari zoo of Bilaspur in Chhattisgarh, officials...
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19

Dec 18

Animal cruelty fine: Hike in penalty is a ray of light

Cases of animal abuse continue unabated in India, with many going unreported. If you ask the lay Indian, he/she may...
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19

Dec 18

Leopard Mauls 3-year-old to Death in J&K, Headless Body Recovered After 15 Hours

New Delhi: The headless body of a three-year-old boy snatched from his home by a leopard in Jammu and Kashmir was...
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18

Dec 18

Ladakh wildlife going to the dogs

New Delhi: Feral dogs are on a rampage in Ladakh, preying on exotic wildlife species and attacking people as they...
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18

Dec 18

Animal board seeks report on Sidhu’s stuffed partridge

Chandigarh: The Animal Welfare Board of India has sought a report from the Union ministry of environment and forests on...
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18

Dec 18

Leopard shot dead, paws removed

Nagpur: A two-year-old female leopard was shot dead and all its four paws chopped, in Gothangaon range under Gondia forest...
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17

Dec 18

‘Red-tapeism’ and internal conflict add to J&K’s growing stray dog menace

The menace of stray dogs in Jammu and Kashmir’s summer capital Srinagar continues to worsen amidst the unstable law and...
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17

Dec 18

Vanishing act: A caravan, a circus and its ‘moving’ struggle for survival

NEW DELHI: When the curtain rose for the first show of Asiad Circus, which pitched its tent in Delhi in...
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17

Dec 18

Now, dairy farmers can purchase certified cows

KOZHIKODE: Dairy farmers in the state can now be assured about the quality of the cow they purchase. In a...
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16

Dec 18

Livestock traders to protest export ban on Tuna port

Rajkot: The livestock exporters, traders and cattle breeders are planning mass agitation in Delhi’s Jantar Mantar, Kutch and Ahmedabad following...
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16

Dec 18

Two tie dog to scooter, drag it 3km till it dies; one held

GHAZIABAD: A stray dog was brutally killed by two youths who tied it to a scooter and dragged it over...
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16

Dec 18

Watch: Animal circuses; Children join PETA, FIAPO activists in protest

Members of PETA and FIAPO along with children staged a demonstration in Delhi urging govt to ban the use of...
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16

Dec 18

Dog carcass on Kukatpally road, poisoning suspected

HYDERABAD: In what is termed as still another horrific case of animal cruelty, a dog of Indian breed was found...
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16

Dec 18

Mumbai: 31 monkeys, 14 birds die in gas leak at chemical unit

NAVI MUMBAI/MUMBAI: At least 31 monkeys and 14 pigeons were found dead following a gas leak from a nitric acid...
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15

Dec 18

Carcasses of six dogs found along Cooum

CHENNAI: Several stray dogs were allegedly poisoned to death and thrown into the Cooum river near Greams Road on Friday,...
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15

Dec 18

Vegetarianism is important, credit India for it, says Dalai Lama

PRAISING INDIA for advocating vegetarianism, Tibetan spiritual leader The Dalai Lama said on Friday that all living beings must be...
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15

Dec 18

Gujarat government suspends livestock export from Tuna, Kandla ports

Meanwhile, the central government's shipping ministry also had revoked approval of vessels to export livestock to Gulf countries from Gujarat...
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15

Dec 18

Visitors evacuated, animals moved after fire at British zoo

LONDON: A fire broke out Saturday in an enclosure at one of Britain's largest zoos, forcing keepers to evacuate visitors...
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15

Dec 18

Wild Elephant Chased Away From Karnataka Village Gets Stuck On Railway Track Fence, Dies

A railway track fence erected by the Karnataka Forest Department to reduce human-animal conflict turned out to be deadly after an...
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14

Dec 18

Leopard Enters Court Building, Gets Captured

A leopard took shelter in a court building in Chotila town in Gujarat's Surendranagar district on Friday, causing panic. The...
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14

Dec 18

Delhi, you may find a new best friend here ‘fur’ real

NEW DELHI: If hanging out with furry friends is your idea of a good weekend, head over to NSIC Grounds,...
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14

Dec 18

ScoopWhoop partners with PetFed, India’s biggest pet festival, kickstarting adoption drive for its furry friends

14th December 2018, New Delhi: India’s leading youth media platform for lifestyle and entertainment ScoopWhoop partners with PetFed, Asia’s largest Pet Carnival kickstarting its...
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14

Dec 18

Nagpur: Tiger electrocuted in farm near Tadoba-Andhari Reserve

A radio-collared tiger was electrocuted at a farm close to the Tadoba-Andhari Tiger Reserve (TATR) on Sunday. The tiger, a three-year-old...
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11

Dec 18

Three-year-old leopard rescued from Dabhoi

VADODARA: A three-year-old male leopard was rescued by forest from Dabhoi on Sunday evening. This was the second leopard to...
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11

Dec 18

3 puppies, dog die after consuming rat poison in Naigaon

MUMBAI: Three stray puppies and their mother were found poisoned to death in a housing society in Naigaon on Saturday....
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11

Dec 18

Play radio to save self, big cats too

With sugarcane harvest approaching and controversy over the killing of Maharashtra’s Avni tigress in mind, forest officials in the Tarai...
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11

Dec 18

Monkeys run amok in India’s corridors of power

India's government faces a tough re-election battle next year but first it must deal with an opponent as wily as...
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10

Dec 18

Researchers quantify damage caused by peafowl to farmers

India’s national bird, the peafowl, has been a part of mythical stories and is also considered sacred. Over centuries, they...
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10

Dec 18

No lessons from Avni? Three-old tiger killed by monsters in Chandarpur forest

While a controversy rages over lapses in the killing of a man-eating tigress at Yavatmal by a private hunter hired...
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10

Dec 18

Dogs have their day out in the sun

Ludhiana: City resident Amarjeet Singh Batth’s dog named ‘Soda’ bagged the Desi Rockstar Award in a dog fashion show called...
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10

Dec 18

India losing a tiger every three days

Hyderabad: India, it appears, is not as safe a country for its big cats, particularly leopards and tigers, with increasing numbers...
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9

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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9

Dec 18

Three held for smuggling wild animal body parts

RAJKOT: The forest department on Saturday busted a smuggling racket of wild animals’ body parts from Mahuva taluka in Bhavnagar...
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8

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

Karnataka: Anti-climax for Kambala?

The coastal districts of Dakshina Kannada and Udupi are on a Kambala frenzy, but on Friday, the Supreme Court issued...
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7

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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4

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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1

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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1

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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1

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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30

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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30

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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30

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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30

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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20

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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19

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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19

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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19

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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18

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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15

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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7

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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7

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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6

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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3

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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3

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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2

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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31

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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30

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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30

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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29

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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26

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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23

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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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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22

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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10

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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16

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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16

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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10

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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9

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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5

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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4

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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1

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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23

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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22

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Jan 18

Slap Arms Act on golfer: Forest department

SHAHJAHANPUR: Forest officials at Dudhwa tiger reserve have given a complaint to cops at Motipur police station asking them to...
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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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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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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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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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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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4

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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...
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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...
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...
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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

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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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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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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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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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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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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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

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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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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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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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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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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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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