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Apr 19

Officials on a job to quench thirst of wild animals

Adilabad: As extreme heat conditions are prevailing in the district, with human beings wild animals are also facing a lot...
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Apr 19

India, Pak come together to rescue Star Tortoise

Keeping aside their political differences, India and Pakistan have joined hands to save the rare Indian Star Tortoise (Geochelone elegans),...
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Apr 19

Ken Foundation distributes 150 water bowls to animal lovers

Visakhapatnam: In line with their annual initiative of providing respite to animals and birds during summer, Ken Foundation Society distributed...
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15

Apr 19

Airport has no quarantine facility for animals

Chennai: When Customs officials at city airport rescued a one-month-old leopard cub which was smuggled from Thailand, they did not...
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15

Apr 19

A voice against animal abuse

In India the legislation to prevent cruelty against animals was made as early as 1960, in the shape of Prevention...
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Apr 19

The future of our wilderness lies in wildlife startups

There are many innovative ways to engage local communities in wildlife conservation, but they have seldom been tried in this...
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10

Apr 19

Centre transfers issues on prevention of cruelty to animals to agriculture ministry, activists fume over the move

NEW DELHI: In a move which may impact animal welfare issues, the Centre has transferred administrative control and matters concerning...
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Apr 19

Michael Vaughan’s Tweet About ‘Pigs and Cows’ on Indian Roads Has Outraged Twitter

Former England captain and commentator Michael Vaughan is a close watcher of cricket and is currently in India to share...
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Apr 19

Human-Animal Conflicts Rising In India And It’s Not Even A Poll Issue Nor Part Of Manifesto

One of the biggest problems facing the ever-growing population is food - with the existing agricultural land becoming increasingly unable...
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Apr 19

550 protected Indian birds rescued from Kolkata’s illegal pet market

Wildlife authorities on Sunday rescued around 550 protected Indian birds such as parakeet, Asian koel and hill myna during a...
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6

Apr 19

This pet sanctuary fosters friendship between kids and animals

It was in Class 5 that Sanjeev Pednekar, 28, held his first-ever animal — a crocodile hatchling. “It was an...
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Apr 19

Gurugram: 10 stray dogs beaten, taken away in sacks

GURUGRAM: About 10 stray dogs in Uppal Southend were beaten with sticks, captured and taken away in sacks by unidentified...
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Apr 19

Kheoni carnivores to get ‘feed’ from Pench

Indore: To sustain population of carnivores in Kheoni wildlife sanctuary, forest department has planned to shift around 100 cheetals or...
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Apr 19

Meatless Meat: What is at ‘Steak’?

With veganism being the new buzzword, a number of people are already looking for meat alternatives and doing ‘their bit’...
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Apr 19

Presence of animal gelatin in capsules, food ails consumer; vegan alternative need of the hour

New innovations are taking place on the food front that are exciting and potentially earth-saving: from clean meat — which is real...
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Apr 19

Eggs In Mid Day Meal Will Lead To Animal Cruelty, Climate And Health Hazards

Animal Equality explains how eliminating eggs from the Mid Day Meal Scheme will help combat the environmental damage and animal...
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2

Apr 19

Elections 2019: PETA asks political parties to not use animals in campaigns

The India chapter of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) has urged all political parties to refrain from...
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2

Apr 19

Retired judges write to govt, seeking rules to end practice of keeping hens in battery cages

NEW DELHI: Moved by the plight of poultry hens who are confined to cramped ‘battery cages’, retired judges of the...
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2

Apr 19

Climate change threatens survival of dolphins: Study

GENEVA: Climate change may threaten the survival of of marine mammals such as dolphins, and have more far-reaching consequences for...
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2

Apr 19

Boars, crocs poll issues in Rajnagar, Mahakalapada

Kendrapara: While the lack of basic things like electricity and water are the poll planks in most areas, the issues are...
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Apr 19

Animal Protection Laws in India

Introduction You may have found full grown adults stoning and harming stray dogs, shooting innocent birds and leaving completely harmless...
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Apr 19

Plans to introduce wildlife in Tilpath Biodiversity Park

Authorities in Delhi are planning to rewild the Tilpath Valley Biodiversity Park (TVBP) with deer and antelopes such as chital,...
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Apr 19

Explained: Why it is important to count India’s chickens (and cows)

While India has the world’s second largest human population at 121 crores, it leads the world in livestock population at...
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Apr 19

PETA India Asks Political Parties To Follow Poll Code, Not Use Animals In Election Campaigns

Animal rights body, PETA India on Monday asked all political parties to adhere to the model code of conduct (MCC)...
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Apr 19

Allahabad lad develops mobile app for pet lovers

ALLAHABAD: After passing class 10 board exams, when young Tushar asked his parents if he could keep a dog as...
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Apr 19

Delhi-based trust adopts city zoo tiger for one year

Ludhiana: After reading a report in The Times of India on tiger adoption, Delhi-based Ajmera Charitable Trust has adopted tiger...
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Apr 19

Speed proves fatal for wildlife on this stretch bisecting Aravalis

GURUGRAM: According to an estimate, in the last four years, more than 20 wild animals — including 10-month-old and seven-month-old...
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Mar 19

Department goes to people for animal census

CHANDIGARH: For the first time, the animal husbandry and fisheries department are going to crosscheck the number of stray animals...
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30

Mar 19

Animals and the election

These creatures have no votes and their lovers are not sufficiently numerous to matter. To be heard, the movement for...
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Mar 19

2 elephants carrying tourists fight in Jaipur’s Amer fort

JAIPUR: In a scary incident, two female elephants carrying foreign tourists in Amer fort started fighting with each other, creating...
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28

Mar 19

A Children Fantasy Drama Revolving Around Circus Animals

Animals don't choose to play tricks in the circus but often they are forced to stay caged and perform in...
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27

Mar 19

In 2018, Mumbai’s Sanjay Gandhi National Park had 47 leopards, 8 cubs: study

A new study released on March 27, 2019, has revealed that Mumbai’s Sanjay Gandhi National Park (SGNP) in 2018 harboured...
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Mar 19

Study Finds Gaps in Conservation Efforts in Western Ghats

A new study has found that expansion of protected areas in the Western Ghats has not helped Dhole, commonly known...
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Mar 19

This puppy is a ‘Lucky’ survivor

KOZHIKODE: The two-month-old puppy which suffered serious injuries after being slammed against a wall by a security guard at Calicut...
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Mar 19

Maneka Gandhi: Harassing animal lovers will invite punitive action

Union minister Maneka Gandhi has jumped into the alleged row between noted Kathak exponent and Sangeet Natak Akademi Puraskar winner...
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Mar 19

Forest department places camera traps

MALAPPURAM: Forest authorities have placed camera traps in Manhalamchola and Kanyala regions under Nilambur South forest division on after local...
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27

Mar 19

Train runs over bison in Khanapur

Belagavi: A bison was killed after it was hit by a speeding train on Londa- Castlerock- Goa track near Gavvegali...
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Mar 19

Exotic species rescued in Chennai interest Interpol

CHENNAI: In February, Chennai became the subject of international news when Customs officials at the city’s international airport found that...
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Mar 19

Customs department seizes horned pit viper, endangered tortoise

The customs department in India's southern Chennai airport apprehended a passenger for wildlife trafficking and seized a horned pit viper...
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Mar 19

Butcher arrested for allegedly dumping animal’s body parts on a vacant plot in northeast Delhi

A 23-year-old butcher was arrested on Tuesday in connection with a case in which severed body parts of an animal were found...
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Mar 19

Venomous snake, endangered exotic reptiles seized from passenger in Chennai airport

The Customs Air Intelligence Unit (AIU) on Monday detained one person from Chennai International Airport for trying to smuggle exotic...
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Mar 19

Stray cattle menace Part 2: Uttar Pradesh farmers driven to despair by harassment from cow vigilantes, extortion from police

Editor's Note: Although the Supreme Court suspended the government order banning sale and purchase of cattle for slaughter in July 2017,...
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Mar 19

A Video Of A Temple Elephant Being Mercilessly Beaten By Kerala Villagers Is Enraging The Internet

If the Universe has to choose one species to get rid of, human beings should top that list. We are...
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Mar 19

Spotted Terror: Leopard attack leads to death of five-year-old girl in Maharashtra’s Pimpri Chinchwad

Pune: Terror has gripped locals in Pimpri Chinchwad area near Pune in Maharashtra where a leopard attacked and mauled to death...
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Mar 19

Kovai Kutralam falls closed

Coimbatore: Those making plans to visit recreational spots near the city this summer can rule out the Kovai Kutralam falls...
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Mar 19

Forest watchers injured in tiger attack

KOZHIKODE: Three temporary forest watchers were injured in a tiger attack at Cheeyambam near Irulam in south Wayanad forest division...
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Mar 19

‘Man is not leopard’s normal prey’

With several instances of leopards in human settlements and attacks on humans in recent times, deputy conservator of forests (DCF)...
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Mar 19

Residents Fume Over Reckless Driving

Source: https://www.thehansindia.com/news/cities/hyderabad/residents-fume-over-reckless-driving-515026
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Mar 19

Funds crunch hits Tatanagar cow shelter

JAMSHEDPUR: Members of the Tatanagar gaushala, a leading cow-shelter under the Kolhan division, on Monday said they are in dire...
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Mar 19

Poacher skinned sambar at Mullanpur farmhouse

MOHALI: A resident of Bhagindi village in Mullanpur in Mohali district had killed the sambar and skinned him at his...
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Mar 19

Hyderabad: Deer found dead in university campus; student calls it “clear case of poaching”

Hyderabad: A shocking case came to light in Hyderabad when a deer was found dead at a university. The carcass of...
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Mar 19

Telangana: 15 animals poisoned in Ghatkesar

HYDERABAD: In a case of animal cruelty, six dogs and nine pigs were allegedly poisoned in Koremulla village of Ghatkesar...
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Mar 19

North India’s biggest cattle fair begins in Himachal’s Mandi district

The week-long, state-level Nalwarcattle fair began here under Sunder Nagar sub-division on Monday. The fair was inaugurated in the presence of Mandi Divisional Commissioner Vikas Labroo,...
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Mar 19

Madhuri Dixit adopts a stray dog, names him Carmelo Nene

Madhuri Dixit Nene has been an animal rights activists for years. She has not only talked about cruelty against animals...
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20

Mar 19

Take care of your Animals during Holi

Holi is considered as one of the most revered and celebrated festivals of India. But being the festival of colours...
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20

Mar 19

FIR against MLA, BJP councillors

Jaipur: The Jaipur Municipal Corporation (JMC) filed an FIR against MLA Kalicharan Saraf and BJP councilors who protested over cattle...
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Mar 19

Save the sparrow, say Mumbaikars

In Mumbai’s concrete jungle, here’s a furry denizen that’s disappearing from its neighbourhoods. When do you last remember a sparrow...
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20

Mar 19

Go vegan, say body-painted animal activists in Bengaluru

On the occasion of International Day of Forests, volunteers from the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) urged...
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Mar 19

People for Ethical Treatment of Animals, India urges people to be ‘chowkidar’ for animals

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India Wednesday urged people to guard distressed animals as "chowkidars", a terminology which got currency due to the...
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Mar 19

After Maneka Gandhi’s intervention, BMC withdraws no-feeding policy for animals in the locality

Say no to feeding animals that's the message the BMC wanted to send to its city-dwellers through the notices put...
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Mar 19

New trail in Jyoti Randhawa poaching case: Misuse of sports quota gun licence

Three months ago, Jyoti Randhawa was arrested on charges of alleged poaching at a reserve in UP. The international golfer and...
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Mar 19

A tiger reserve shows the way to conservation

CHENNAI: When anti-poaching watcher (APW) M Velayudham began his usual rounds one afternoon in late February, he was surprised to...
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Mar 19

Karnataka: Mobile water sprinkler keeps Bannerghatta zoo inmates cool

BENGALURU: Twice every day - at noon and 3 pm - a water tanker equipped with a motor pump moves...
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Mar 19

Holi activists voice concerns; revellers say, ‘Bura na mano’

Nagpur: Till environmental concerns surfaced and drew attention to the harmful effects of playing Holi, this festival of colors was...
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Mar 19

Varying temperature puts pets at infection risk

INDORE: The number of viral infection cases among dogs is on the rise because of fluctuation in day and night...
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Mar 19

The Wild Animal Trade is a Roaring Business in Pakistan

Chaudhry Usama Wains received a message on his Facebook page in January 2018. An aspirant for a Khyber Pakhtunkhwa assembly...
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Mar 19

Mohan Thomas: A wild time hunting bears

In his 20-year career in wildlife photography, Bengaluru-based Malayali photographer Mohan Thomas has made it a habit of traveling to...
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Mar 19

In Assam, turtles are breeding again — in temple ponds

In 1994, the residents of Hajo, a small town in middle Assam, remember congregating around a rickety old wheelbarrow. Later,...
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Mar 19

Dog run over at NUJS, 1 held

KOLKATA: An errant taxi driver, who has half a dozen cases of rash and negligent driving pending against him, was...
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Mar 19

Truck smuggling cattle catches fire, three calves killed

Jaipur: In a high-speed chase on Saturday morning, a truck full of smuggled calves which were being pursued by Punjab...
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Mar 19

The passionate wildlife conservationist of Assam who followed his dreams

A dream which Binod ‘Dulu’ Borah had when he was all of seven started his connect with nature and wildlife....
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Mar 19

Another fire reported in Bandipur Tiger Reserve

MYSURU: Officials and personnel of the forest department are yet to recover completely from the massive inferno that engulfed Bandipur...
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Mar 19

Does our body actually require milk after growing up

01/7Do you need milk? Did you ever notice that it’s only humans who drink milk even after growing up? No...
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Mar 19

If Forest Fire Wasn’t Enough In Bandipur Tiger Reserve, Animals Are Now Getting Run Over By Speeding Cars

The Bandipur Tiger Reserve (BTR) in Karnataka is still recovering from the massive wildfire last month, which reduced thousands of...
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Mar 19

More Than 50 Tigers, Other Wild Animals At Risk After Fire Breaks Out In Sathyamangalam Forest

A massive wildfire that broke out at the Kermalam reserve forest has destroyed nearly 300 acres of forest in Tamil...
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Mar 19

When forest officials help poachers hunt down protected animals

Unbridled poaching, dubious forest officials, blatant denials—murky truths have unfolded at Uttarakhand’s Rajaji Tiger Reserve (RTR). At the center of...
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14

Mar 19

Operation to capture Avni’s male cub scaled down

He added that they are trying to find and trap the male cub. On December 22, the female cub was...
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Mar 19

PETA, police stop bullock cart race in Shahapur village

However, as these illegal activities take place in remote villages, there may be many more that go unchecked,” said Asher....
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13

Mar 19

Wild elephant tramples Kerala man to death

KOZHIKODE: Fear gripped Panamaram region in Wayanad after a man was killed in a wild elephant attack on Tuesday morning....
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Mar 19

Two arrested for attempting to slaughter calves

NAINITAL: Two men were arrested on Sunday allegedly for attempting to slaughter two calves in Banbhulpura area of the city....
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13

Mar 19

Pet clinics and breeders to come under Chennai corporation’s radar

CHENNAI: Pet clinics, pet shops, breeders and pet boarding spaces will soon come under the radar of the city corporation...
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13

Mar 19

UP forest department to conduct wild animal census in May

BAREILLY: The forest department will be conducting a census of wild animals, including sloth bears, farm bears, blackbuck, rhinos, gharials,...
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Mar 19

Assam Elephant Death: Forest Department Had Warned Army Against Killer Iron Spikes

New Delhi: A month before a male elephant died allegedly due to a bed of six-inch long metal spikes that the...
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13

Mar 19

Save the Great Indian Bustard from wind power projects

In a bid to save the Great Indian Bustard (GIB), currently on the brink of extinction, Indian government’s Ministry of...
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12

Mar 19

#GoodNews: Coimbatore Woman Awarded by Govt For Service to Animals

Leaving a plum job in the US to come back to India is not an easy decision. But Mini Vasudevan...
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12

Mar 19

Bengaluru woman attacked for feeding stray dogs

BENGALURU: A woman feeding stray dogs was assaulted by locals in Lal Bahadur Shastrinagar near HAL, east Bengaluru, on Saturday...
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12

Mar 19

Hyderabad: Four dogs poisoned to death, cops vow to sniff out accused

HYDERABAD: In a fresh case of cruelty against animals, four dogs were killed while one is battling for life after...
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12

Mar 19

Activists praise EC model code of conduct that bans animals in poll campaign

MUMBAI: Following efforts by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India to ensure animals are not used in...
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12

Mar 19

Lok Sabha elections: Political parties advised to refrain from using animals

CHENNAI: The Election Commission of India (ECI) has advised political parties not to use animals for campaigning. It has issued...
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Mar 19

Mumbai: Animal activists rescue Kingfisher from deadly glue trap

MUMBAI: A white-throated kingfisher bird (Scientific name: Halcyon smyrnensis) which was desperately stuck in a powerful glue pad that is...
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Mar 19

Jumbos in trouble: Asian elephants set to lose almost half of their present habitat, says study

India harbors approximately half of the total population of the endangered wild Asian elephants (Elephas maximus). They need large areas for survival...
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Mar 19

Animal welfare board stays on paper despite Supreme Court orders

GANDHINAGAR: Though chief minister Vijay Rupani started his ‘Karuna Abhiyaan’ for the welfare of birds and animals, and publicised it...
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Mar 19

Woman trampled to death by jumbo, another hurt

Haridwar/Nainital: A woman was trampled to death while another was left injured after a wild elephant attacked them in Rajaji...
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Mar 19

Mumbai: Animal lover goes to cops for run over kitten and cat

The Dindoshi police have booked an unknown driver for crushing to death a cat and her kitten in Malad East....
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10

Mar 19

Don’t feed junk to migratory birds: environmentalists

MANY ON a morning walk at Marine Drive have been seen feeding fried snacks to a swarm of seagulls —...
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10

Mar 19

Bulls are back

Ranjit Singh is squatting by the side of a field, watching hawk-eyed as his teenaged grandson tends to his “kids”...
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10

Mar 19

Society needs to value our natural heritage

Nagpur was once home to animals now seen only in forests. Animals such as common langur, civets, mongoose, bats, and...
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9

Mar 19

Private Agency Given Rs 1 Lakh Contract To Control Cat Menace On Karnataka Governor’s Residence

The residence of Governor of Karnataka is not only being flocked by people, birds, and politicians but also many cats...
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9

Mar 19

Leopard freed from poachers’ metal trap

NAVI MUMBAI: A leopard was found trapped in a 'jaw trap' set up by poachers in Jeur Haibati village located...
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9

Mar 19

Greater Noida cow shelter overcrowded with strays, 200 die in two months

GREATER NOIDA: At least 200 cows have died in the past two months at a gaushala in Ecotech 3, three...
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9

Mar 19

TATR resorts told to remove fencing

CHANDRAPUR: The Tadoba administration has served notices to 24 resorts in buffer zone directing them to remove fencing around their...
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9

Mar 19

AWBI alleges poor upkeep at Konakkarai ABC centre

TRICHY: Months after the new animal birth control (ABC) center was inaugurated at Konakkarai, a surprise inspection by animal caretakers...
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8

Mar 19

Migratory birds in Bharatpur sanctuary under threat from stray cattle

The Keoladeo National Park, formerly known as the Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary, has been famous for being the haven of diverse...
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8

Mar 19

Migratory birds in Bharatpur sanctuary under threat from stray cattle

The Keoladeo National Park, formerly known as the Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary, has been famous for being the haven of diverse...
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8

Mar 19

Govt looks at outsourcing meat complex

Panaji: The state government has floated a tender to outsource the operations of the mechanised integrated abattoir of the Goa...
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7

Mar 19

Mayana Kollai festival celebrated

Salem: Mayana Kollai festival was celebrated in a grand and colorful manner here on Wednesday. Thousands of devotees participated in...
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7

Mar 19

Ping! Elephants ahead: reducing human-elephant conflict, one SMS at a time

In India, few animals carry the kind of cultural symbolism like elephants do. Human-elephant interaction boasts a rich history dating...
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7

Mar 19

Only one musk deer in India’s zoos, reveals RTI reply

Only one musk deer is present across zoos in the country, according to a response obtained under the Right to...
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7

Mar 19

Zoo at Bondla may not see any more elephants

BONDLA: Elephants may no longer be an attraction at Goa's only zoo in the Bondla wildlife sanctuary. After the zoo's...
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6

Mar 19

CM lays foundation of 36 gaushalas in Vidisha

BHOPAL: Chief minister Kamal Nath on Tuesday laid the foundation of 36 gaushalas (cowsheds) in the saffron bastion Vidisha, thus...
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6

Mar 19

‘Join hands to conservewildlife’

Aurangabad: The forest department, on the occasion of World Wildlife Day, organised a special orientation workshop for its staffers associated...
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6

Mar 19

India Has Science On Its Side, But Picks Culture to Fight US Over Blood Meal Feed for Cattle

New Delhi: US President Donald Trump decision to withdraw the preferential trade treatment for India under generalised system of preferences (GSP)...
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6

Mar 19

Notice to Tamil Nadu forest department on illegal elephant shelters

CHENNAI: The Madras high court on Tuesday ordered notice to Tamil Nadu forest department on a PIL seeking to close...
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6

Mar 19

Goa: Burning waste draws green board ire

PANAJI: Garbage management at St Cruz has turned chaotic with stray animals seen feasting on rotting waste piles and garbage...
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5

Mar 19

Now, CRPF to battle cattle problems too

RAIPUR: CRPF Battalion-85 inaugurated the first of its kind free veterinary assistance center in Bastar area on Monday. This will...
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4

Mar 19

Vijay Sethupathi adopts white tiger pair

Chennai: Actor Vijay Sethupathi on Sunday adopted a pair of white tigers at the Vandalur zoo, five-year-old male Adithya, and...
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3

Mar 19

CRPF sets up veterinary assistance centre in Bijapur

In a bid to reach out to tribals in Chhattisgarh's Maoist-hit Bijapur district, the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) has set up a...
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3

Mar 19

Leopard scare returns to villages near Coimbatore

COIMBATORE: Leopard scare has struck villages in Sirumugai forest range again. The last time a leopard was caught in the...
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3

Mar 19

City’s first eye clinic for animals in Chembur

The clinic will offer several diagnostic facilities for all kinds of animals. Here’s some good news for pet parents. Starting today, Chembur...
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2

Mar 19

Rajasthan government to increase grant for cow shelters: Ashok Gehlot

Jaipur: The Rajasthan government will soon increase the grant for cow shelters so that the cattle are fed well, Chief Minister...
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2

Mar 19

QChennai: HC’s No to Vedanta Plea; Animal Rights Group Under Probe

The Madras High Court on Friday, 1 March, refused to pass an interim order permitting Vedanta Limited to carry out...
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2

Mar 19

Pune duo arrested for stealing livestock

PUNE: Two men were arrested on Friday for stealing farmers’ livestock from various parts of the city and the district....
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2

Mar 19

Srishti Jain: Animals are more loving and giving

TV actress Srishti Jain is an animal lover and that's sort of genetic. The actress' father is a veterinarian and she has grown...
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2

Mar 19

2 Booked for Dislocating Stray Dogs: Did You Know It Is Illegal?

Ghaziabad police has booked Deepak Kumar, Resident Welfare Association (RWA) president, and Swaroop Bhattacharya, a resident of Amrapali Village in...
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Mar 19

22 pc rise in milk production in Goa

There has been a 22 percent increase in milk production in Goa in the current fiscal when compared to 2017-18, a state Animal Husbandry...
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1

Mar 19

Wild animals driven to death

Trichy: Wild animals in the reserve forest areas in Trichy continue to fall prey to speeding vehicles on national highways,...
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1

Mar 19

Anushka Sharma to open animal shelter and veterinary hospital in Maharashtra

Anushka Sharma and her love for animals is undeniable. Ever since her pet dog Dude came into her life, she became...
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Feb 19

Hyderabad: Zoo installs sprinklers, foggers to beat the heat

A Hyderabad based Nehru Zoological Park has installed sprinklers, foggers, and coolers to ensure that the animals are comfortable even...
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Feb 19

Gujarat: Forest department still clueless about what killed tiger

A day after a tiger was found dead in the forest of Kantar Village in Mahisagar, the forest department is...
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27

Feb 19

Anushka Sharma’s animal hospital will come up in Shahapur

Actor Anushka Sharma's promise of a shelter for animals will finally see the light of day. The project, caught in...
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27

Feb 19

Efforts to catch leopards intensified

HYDERABAD: Forest department officials intensified their efforts to capture the big cats terrorising villagers near the International Crops Research Institute...
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Feb 19

Coimbatore-based animal rights activist Mini Vasudevan selected for Nari Shakti Puraskar

COIMBATORE: Coimbatore-based animal rights activist Mini Vasudevan, who is involved in sterilising and rescuing street dogs, has been selected for...
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27

Feb 19

Efforts to catch leopards intensified

HYDERABAD: Forest department officials intensified their efforts to capture the big cats terrorising villagers near the International Crops Research Institute...
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Feb 19

Punjab Assembly: Bill cleared, bullock cart races to return

Clearing the way for the bullock cart races to return to Kila Raipur rural Olympics, the Punjab Vidhan Sabha Monday...
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26

Feb 19

Indian shark researcher gets global recognition

India is one of the leading shark-fishing countries though fishing and trading in some of the endangered species of shark...
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26

Feb 19

‘Gaushalas in Kutch receive donations of over ‘150 cr per year’

Gaushalas and panjrapoles in Kutch district get donations of more than Rs 150 crore every year, claimed Deputy Chief Minister...
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26

Feb 19

Bandipur forest wildfire: Karnataka Government seeks IAF help to doze off blaze

The Karnataka Government has sought the help of Indian Air Force (IAF) as the authorities continue with their efforts to...
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26

Feb 19

Woman dies in bid to escape from monkey attack

Woman dies in bid to escape from monkey attack Sangareddy(Telangana), Feb 26: A 80-year-old woman died in an attempt to escape from an...
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25

Feb 19

Bandipur forest fire: IAF to help Karnataka govt douse fire in Bandipur Tiger Reserve

Bengaluru: Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy on Monday announced that the Indian Air Force (IAF) will join the operations to contain the forest...
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25

Feb 19

SC expresses concern over stray dog menace

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Monday expressed concern over people being bitten by stray dogs and asked the authorities...
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25

Feb 19

Karnataka: Bandipur fire doused, forest official confirms ‘act of sabotage’

BANDIPUR: A major fire that gutted thousands of acres of land in the Bandipur tiger reserve has been doused. Karnataka's...
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Feb 19

AC, glucose ready to help zoo inmates beat the heat

HYDERABAD: With mercury levels on the rise, Nehru Zoological Park has started to take necessary arrangements and precautionary measures to...
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Feb 19

What’s for dinner? Meatless meat

For years, Indians looking for meaty substitutes have been stuck with the ubiquitous soya nuggets and chaap. But a new...
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24

Feb 19

Poachers’ Paradise

The Uttarakhand government seems to be looking the other way as poachers, hand-in-glove with forest officials, fabricate records and destroy...
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Feb 19

Fire in Bandipur kills wild animals, destroys 400 acres of forest land

A major fire in Karnataka's Bandipur Tiger Reserve destroyed over 400 acres of forest land and killed hundreds of wild...
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Feb 19

Cops book deceased biker after cow collision

AHMEDABAD: Sanjay Patel, 28, died after two cows suddenly came in the way of his motorcycle on an Ahmedabad highway...
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Feb 19

Dog’s personalities change over time similar to humans

Not only humans but their canine friend too have moods and personality traits that shape how they react in certain...
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23

Feb 19

Swamp deer to debut at Byculla zoo next week

MUMBAI: This weekend, a team from Byculla zoo will head to Kanpur in Uttar Pradesh to bring in the latest...
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Feb 19

Dedicated police team for Hubballi Dharwad Municipal Corporation’s special drives

HUBBALLI: The Hubballi Dharwad Municipal Corporation (HDMC) is seeking a dedicated central police team to curb the menace of pigs....
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Feb 19

Despite BMC drive, stray dogs strike terror in Shyamla Hills

BHOPAL: Bhopal Municipal Corporation's (BMC) zone 5, which includes posh Shymala Hills locality, was one of the first places to...
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Feb 19

New Town plans shelter for sterilizing strays

KOLKATA: The New Town Kolkata Development Authority (NKDA) has started building a dog pound inside the cattle shelter complex in...
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Feb 19

Two tigers sighted near Ghugus

Chandrapur: Sighting of two tigers close to Zilla Parishad school in Nakoda village near industrial town Ghugus, 20km from the...
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Feb 19

How a Dying Doe Turned This Poacher Into a Conservationist Who Has Saved 70 Tigers

For Anil Mistry, a 52-year-old conservationist, born and raised on Bali Island in the Sundarbans region of West Bengal, protecting...
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Feb 19

Three cages installed to capture leopard

BHUBANESWAR: The forest department on Tuesday installed three cages at three vantage points close to the old administrative building of...
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20

Feb 19

Who is cruel? Man or animal?

Thechikottukavu Ramachandran claimed his 13th victim on Friday, but that does not seem set to diminish his popularity. Mahesh, a...
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Feb 19

Hyderabad: Deer, rabbit meat seized, 1 arrested

Hyderabad Task Force police on Tuesday nabbed one person and seized a large quantity of wild animal meat of deer,...
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Feb 19

Pilikula welcomes gaurs from Vandalur Zoo

MANGALURU: Pilikula Biological Park at the Dr Shivarama Karantha Pilikula Nisargadhama on Tuesday welcomed various animals including the endangered gaurs...
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Feb 19

Mormugao Port Trust exports goats, sheep to Saudi

PANAJI: Mormugao Port Trust (MPT) on Tuesday processed a shipment of livestock for the first time. A consignment of nearly...
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20

Feb 19

Thriving Gangetic dolphin presence in Bihar, reveals census

A comprehensive census conducted along nearly 1,000 kilometers of the river Ganga and its two tributaries, the Gandak, and the...
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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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18

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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18

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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17

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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16

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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15

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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15

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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15

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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14

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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14

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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14

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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14

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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13

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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13

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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13

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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12

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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12

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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11

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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11

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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10

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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10

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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10

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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10

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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10

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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10

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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9

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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9

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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8

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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8

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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8

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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7

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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7

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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7

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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5

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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5

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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5

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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5

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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5

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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4

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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4

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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4

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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4

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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4

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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3

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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3

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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3

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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3

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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2

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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2

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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2

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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30

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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29

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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29

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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26

Jan 19

A lifetime of concern for animal welfare

Knock on the Leura door of Christine Townend and chances are you’ll be greeted by Ned, the Murray River retriever. He...
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26

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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26

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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25

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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24

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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24

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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23

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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23

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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23

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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22

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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22

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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22

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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21

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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21

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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21

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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21

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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21

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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20

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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20

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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20

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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19

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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19

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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18

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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17

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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17

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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17

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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17

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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17

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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17

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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16

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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16

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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16

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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16

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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16

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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16

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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16

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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15

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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15

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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15

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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14

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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14

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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13

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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12

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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11

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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11

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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11

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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11

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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11

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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11

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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11

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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11

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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11

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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11

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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11

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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Nov 18

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

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

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

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

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

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

State sponsored killing of the Bengal tigress

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

For weeks wildlife enthusiasts and animal lovers were campaigning to save Avni, a tigress in Maharashtra, for which the government had...
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Nov 18

Gang stealing cows for illegal slaughter

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

In a landmark move that can reduce antibiotics use in farming significantly, the European Parliament on October 25th approved a...
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Oct 18

11 cattle smugglers arrested, 82 animals seized

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

How rhino project, group of former poachers revived Assam forest

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

Man feeds wild lioness with his hands

How many of us can even think of doing what this man is doing so fearlessly in the video? Even...
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Oct 18

3 monitor lizards rescued, 1 held

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

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

More than a month after two barn owls went missing from zoo at Bathinda, the police have finally registered an...
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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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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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Oct 18

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

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

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

After she recently lost her dog, Mumbai-based event manager Meghana Bhogle started visiting a lot of animal shelters to see...
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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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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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Oct 18

73 animals rescued; 4 arrested in Ramban and Rajouri districts

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

Oct 18

75k animals to be brought for Dashain slaughter

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

‘Relocate elephants from Thadagam’

Coimbatore: Farmers from Thadagam on Tuesday requested the district administration and the forest department to relocate wild elephants roaming in...
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9

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Aug 18

Noida abattoir firm wants out

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

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

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

Activists Wants jumbo Who Trampled Her Mahout To Death Rehabilitated

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

Aug 18

Monkeys forced to beg, rescued from Dadar station

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

Aug 18

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

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

Aug 18

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

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

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

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

Uttarakhand to launch helpline for crime against cow

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Aug 18

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

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

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

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

Aug 18

21 cattle recovered, Rajasthan smugglers flee

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

Aug 18

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

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

Jul 18

Cattle ranchers, farmers protecting animals, crops from high heat

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

Jul 18

KSA bans 8 practices deemed harmful to animals

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

Jul 18

Animal Adventure Camp aims to educate kids about wildlife

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

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

FAYETTEVILLE (KFSM) – Seventy-one animals were rescued from an alleged puppy mill near Lincoln on June 13th,and now they're ready for...
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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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Jul 18

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

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

Jul 18

Inhumane transporting of animals

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

Jul 18

ANGELS FOR ANIMALS

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

Jul 18

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

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

Jul 18

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

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

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

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

Jul 18

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

WESTPORT — Fepo the Rooster was born for the slaughterhouse. He was on steroids and so top-heavy that walking became...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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6

Mar 18

Distractions of cow politics

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

Mar 18

Scrap cattle slaughter rules to help dairy farmers

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

Mar 18

The real cost of meat

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

Mar 18

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

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

Mar 18

Despondent in captivity

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

Feb 18

Rajasthan government proposes amendments to check cow smuggling

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

Feb 18

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

The leopard that prowled a Lucknow village for the last two days was shot dead on Saturday morning. The police...
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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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30

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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22

Jan 18

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

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

Jan 18

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

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

Jan 18

City to get 2nd animal birth control centre

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

Jan 18

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

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

Jan 18

Government move to double dairy farmers’ income

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

Jan 18

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

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

Jan 18

APP TO COLLECT DATA ON ACCIDENTAL WILDLIFE DEATHS

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

Jan 18

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

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

Jan 18

Wildlife Institute of India to work on contraceptives for wild animals

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

Jan 18

Despite Photographs, Authorities Deny Violation of Cattle Transport Rules

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

Jan 18

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

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

Jan 18

58 cows die in MP shelter

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

Jan 18

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

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

Jan 18

Forest personnel seize 1500 turtles, arrest three persons

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

Jan 18

Tiger census likely in Telangana in Jan 2018

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

Jan 18

Leopardess mowed down on highway near Hosapete

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

Jan 18

Activists file police complaint against bullock cart race

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

Jan 18

Gurgaon residents, activists at odds over animal capture

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

Jan 18

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

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

Jan 18

This is Mark Zuckerberg’s resolution for 2018

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

Jan 18

Haryana women boxers return government-gifted cows: Report

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

Jan 18

NDMC crackdown against illegal dairy, 15 cows rescued

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

Jan 18

Delhi Zoo helps animals battle winter chills

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

Jan 18

Glass-coated threads equally deadly: PETA

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

Jan 18

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

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

Dec 17

Killer roads, rail tracks snuff out wild animals

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

Dec 17

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

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

Dec 17

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

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

Dec 17

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

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

Dec 17

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

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

Dec 17

Shilpa Shetty wins PETA’s Hero To Animals Award

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

Dec 17

Seized buffaloes to be kept at shelter

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

Dec 17

Meet India’s youngest Animal Welfare Officer

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

Dec 17

Residents here live amid stench of skinned animals

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

Dec 17

Five elephants killed by train in India

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

Dec 17

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

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

Dec 17

Blue Cross rescues abandoned cattle

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

Dec 17

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

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

Dec 17

High court comes to Valmiki animals’ rescue

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

Dec 17

Jumbo crushes selfie seeker to death

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

Dec 17

Elephant death: Railways blames forest department for not sharing information

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

Dec 17

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

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

Dec 17

HC seeks to know possibility of importing vaccine to sterilise

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

Dec 17

Villagers sensitised on wildlife crime

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

Dec 17

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

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

Dec 17

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

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

Dec 17

Mumbai: 102 Bandra cats sterilised in PETA initiative

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

Dec 17

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

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

Dec 17

Why Are Elephants Getting Electrocuted in India?

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

Dec 17

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

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

Dec 17

Deer meat seized in Odisha, poacher held

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

Dec 17

Eating Live Animals: Gross Cruelty Or Cultural Difference?

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

Dec 17

The need to restore elephant corridors

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

Dec 17

Australian dogs trained to sniff out endangered species

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

Dec 17

Real animals claimed as CGI puts welfare board on alert

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

Dec 17

Nepal’s Supreme Court ends mass killings of street dogs

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

Dec 17

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

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

Dec 17

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

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

Dec 17

New zoo plan in Sambalpur

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

Dec 17

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

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

Dec 17

Gorewada zoo takes up transplantation of trees

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

Dec 17

Tiger carcass found in Umaria, poachers’ role suspected

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

Dec 17

Scientists Say Sea Sponges Are The Earliest Human Ancestors

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

Dec 17

Solar fences to stop jumbo attacks

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

Dec 17

Now, full day safari at Jhalana

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

Dec 17

KARNATAKA: YET AGAIN, PETA FINDS FAULT WITH KAMBALA

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

Dec 17

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

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