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Nov 16, 2017
Kambala row, Part 1: Ahead of Supreme Court verdict on the practice, bulls hit slush track in KarnatakaKambala is a long-cherished annual event across coastal Karnataka and sees rural men spurring their buffaloes in a 100-metre-sprint on slush farmland.
Nov 06, 2017
SC seeks response of Tamil Nadu government on PETA's plea opposing JallikattuThe Supreme Court on Monday sought a response from the Tamil Nadu government on a plea of animal rights body PETA opposing Jallikattu.
Oct 11, 2017
Supreme Court bans sale of crackers: Intention's good, but move likely to trigger opposite set of reactionsIn absence of the violation of a specific law through sale or bursting of crackers, the ban may be seen as an example of judicial overreach.
Jul 13, 2017
After jallikattu amendment, PIL in Madras High Court seeks revision allowing bull sport in all monthsMadras High Court sought Tamil Nadu government's response to a PIL plea for allowing conduct of 'manjuvirattu', a bull sport, throughout the year instead of January-May as stipulated in the relevant act
Jul 06, 2017
PETA moves Supreme Court against amendments in law to allow jallikattuThe People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) on Thursday moved the Supreme Court seeking quashing of recent amendments in the law to allow "cruel and torturous" practise of jallikattu in Tamil Nadu.
Mar 07, 2017
Justifying jallikattu by citing Thirukkural is self-defeating: The Tamil text didn't condone animal crueltyQuoting the poet Thiruvalluvar or the classic Tamil literature Thirukkural to justify their support for jallikattu is literally twisting everything he stands for
Feb 13, 2017
Kambala: After Jallikattu ordinance in TN, Karnataka Assembly passes bill to allow outlawed buffalo raceKarnataka assembly on Monday passed a bill to facilitate the conduct of "Kambala" — a buffalo race in the state's coastal areas.
Feb 09, 2017
Jallikattu begins: Madurai's Palamedu arena hosts bull taming sport, 850 animals registeredMadurai's famous jallikattu arena Palamedu hosted the bull taming sport on Thursday, reports said. The event, which is taking place after two years after a ban on the sport was lifted in January, started at 8 am and will go on till 4 pm on Thursday.
Feb 05, 2017
Jallikattu: 36 injured in bull taming event held in MaduraiThirty-six people were injured, one of them seriously, in a Jallikattu event held at Avanipuram in the district amid high security on Sunday, in which more than 900 bulls were used, police said.
Feb 05, 2017
Mandate for Jaya not members of her household, says MK StalinChennai: People of Tamil Nadu did not vote for anyone from Jayalalithaa's "household" to be chief minister, says DMK Working President M K Stalin, who appears to be keeping his options open on the possibility of another government in the tenure of the current Assembly.