Raveena Tandon Appeals Government To Ban Animal Circuses

After Dia Mirza, Raveena Tandon has written to the Minister of Environment, Forests and Climate Change to impose a ‘complete and immediate end’ to the use of all animals in circuses
Animals suffering in circuses have a fresh ray of hope, with the outspoken actor Raveena Tandon now supporting their

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Nation-wide campaign for vegan diet

New Delhi, Apr 12 (UNI) Federation of Indian Animal Protection Organisations has launched a campaign across 20 cities to make people aware of the consequence of their food habits and help them shift to a vegan diet that is being accepted by the world as the next best choice.
The

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The Intersectionality of Women and Animal Rights!

Thursday was International Women’s Day, with communications abuzz recognising equality of women, and noting contributions of women leaders in many fields. In the animal protection movement, women are certainly more visible – roughly 7 out of 10 people reading this editorial will be women. The full impact and the gender

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A Call for Personhood of Animals!

Animals are the largest community of sentient beings exploited for the sole purpose of human consumption. Be it for fashion or food, medicine or sport – the one thread that ties all cruelty towards animals is the long-standing belief that animals are here for us, not with us.Even our laws state animals as ‘property’-

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FIAPO ties up with Boombox & Cookie Jar for vegan desserts, beverages

The Federation of Indian Animal Protection Organisations (FIAPO) today said it has tied up with restaurant Boombox and start up firm Cookie Jar for vegan desserts and beverages in the national capital.
This collaboration is part of FIAPO’s corporate outreach campaign to encourage businesses to use cruelty-free ingredients.

Boombox will introduce vegan beverages like milk

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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, games and circus rides; music, bright colours and lights buoy spirits and draw crowds, but the main attraction is the horses. The continuation of a 500-year-old tradition, the Gopinathpur horse

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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 purchased its own vehicle.A large number of stray cattle are seen wandering on roads, due to which chances of mishaps remain high.
In the House meeting for MC’s annual Budget

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Bovine adventures

Author Shoba Narayan explores the stories, mythological tales, genetic history, cultural beliefs and rituals associated with the cow in her book.
The holy cow just got its own ballad! Intrinsic to poojas, milk, traditions, folklore, and yes, valued for its urine too! Prolific searcher of Indian nostalgia, author, writer and

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