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Jan 19, 2017
Jallikattu: Humanity must safeguard principles of kindness, not fight for blood sportSo, why should Jallikattu stay? Just because the blood sport has been in vogue for ages — some claim it is 2500 years old — it doesn't entitle Tamilians to a lifetime of torturing bulls for a public spectacle.
Jan 10, 2017
How Kamal Haasan's Virumandi depicted jallikattu on screen: The ancient sport as a metaphorKamal Haasan's Virumandi showed jallikattu in all its vivid details
Jan 09, 2017
'Make Jallikattu legal': Tamil Nadu CM O Panneerselvam writes to PM Modi seeking ordinance on sportUrging the Centre to intervene, Panneerselvam has said that the sport of Jallikattu is about bull taming and not harming the animal.
Dec 01, 2016
SC pulls up Centre on notification supporting jallikattu, says it negates court's orderSupporting jallikattu, the Centre also said that the court should not stop it and moreover, villagers could not be asked to go and see F1 sports.
Nov 16, 2016
SC terms jallikattu unconstitutional, rejects Tamil Nadu govt's plea to review banallikattu, also known Eruthazhuvuthal, is a bull-taming sport played in Tamil Nadu as a part of the Pongal harvest festival.
Jan 13, 2016
We urge you not to pass any ordinance allowing Jallikattu: PETA writes to President Pranab MukherjeeA day after Chief Minister Jayalalithaa asked the Centre to promulgate an ordinance to allow Jallikattu, animal rights groups PETA India on Wednesday shot off a letter to President Pranab Mukherjee urging him not to pass any such ordinance so that bulls remain protected.
Jan 13, 2016
Animal welfare board VC Chinny Krishna is 'delighted' SC stayed ban on Jallikattu, refuses to resign from officeIn May 2014, the Supreme Court had passed final orders on the issue of Jallikattu banning the sport. In its order, the court had meticulously gone into the issue of culture and tradition, ruling that the sport was inherently cruel in nature and that culture or tradition could not be a reason to allow practices which unnecessarily inflict cruelty on animals for human pleasure.
Jul 15, 2014
Photos: The annual San Fermin bull-running festival in Pamplona, SpainA fighting bull gored two Australians and a Spaniard, spreading panic in a hair-raising final running of the bulls at Spain's San Fermin festival Monday. Hundreds of people dashed alongside the six half-ton beasts and their accompanying steer through the cobblestone streets of Pamplona in the eighth run. Dozens of people are injured each year in the "encierros," as the runs are called in Spanish, most of them in falls.
Jul 14, 2014
Spine chilling moments as bull gores 2 in Spain's San Fermin festivalThere were spine-chilling moments when one bull separated from the pack and charged three runners, pinning them against walls and barriers while trying to gore them.
Jul 06, 2014
Spain's bull run begins in Pamplona amid protestsThe first bull run, which traditionally draws the largest number of participants, is on Monday. A run takes on average just under four minutes.