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Oct 06, 2017
Madhya Pradesh, once known as 'tiger state', has lost 17 big cats so far in 2017Madhya Pradesh, once popularly known as the 'tiger state', has lost 17 big cats so far this year.
Sep 12, 2017
Decoding animal myths vs reality: How language desensitises us to their sufferingHelping an animal is about attitude and a value system. We can examine our treatment of fellow creatures by our language.
Aug 01, 2017
Monitor lizard and Gangetic dolphin: Human greed and superstitions driving them closer to extinctionUse your power of protest — write to the media, write to the concerned officials and get others to do the same. Otherwise we will lose these animals just as we lost the cheetah to extinction before
Jun 27, 2017
Young people must learn to empathise with stray animals instead of buying pedigreed, exotic onesA lot of young people tell me how fond they are of animals and how much they would like to do something for them. So what's to stop you? There are hundreds of ways that children can help animals.
Jun 13, 2017
Animal abuse stems from eating meat: Non-vegetarians must understand what they are responsible forAll animal abuse stems from meat eating. Because if we can kill animals to eat, we can use them for experimentation, we can murder them for their skins and horns, we can overload and beat them, we can starve and ill-treat them.
Jun 06, 2017
Animal cruelty shouldn't be seen with 'us versus them' lens; all life has inherent, equal rightsPeople who would limit moral standards only to humans are guilty of the same prejudice that make racism and sexism objectionable.
Jun 01, 2017
Cow as national animal only furthers communal agenda, animal advocacy has no place in itIn fact, the political fetishising of the cow for over 60 years since Independence has arguably done more harm to the cow – as the concern has never been for the cow.
Jun 01, 2017
Ban on cattle sale for slaughter: Can we stop outraging and focus on regulating animal markets?On 23 May, government issued rules regulating the cattle market. The regulations seem to have affected the country even before they have been implemented.
May 31, 2017
Calf slaughter in Kerala: It's not the electoral, Congress has lost its moral fibreIf the Congress party wants to redeem itself, then instead of focusing on vote banks, it needs to focus on rebuilding the party – on the ideology on which many inspiring Congress leaders built the party.
May 26, 2017
Centre restricts sale of cows for slaughter through live animal market: Not a blanket ban, provision ensures traceabilityThe provision restricting sale of cattle for slaughter through the live animal market aims to ensure that only healthy animals are traded for agricultural purposes. This restriction, however, is being misinterpreted as a blanket ban on cow slaughter.