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Nepal's sacrifice ritual: Cops arrest 47, seize 271 animals

Nov 20, 2014

Nepal's sacrifice ritual: Cops arrest 47, seize 271 animals

The authorities in Bihar have arrested 47 people and confiscated 271 animals along the India-Nepal border ahead of animal sacrifice in Nepal's Gadhimai festival, an animal protection group said on Thursday. #India #NewsTracker #Nepal #Animal sacrifice #HSI #Nepal. Nepal's Gadhimai festival #Humane Society International
Photos: Arun Jaitley inaugurates the three-day National Children's Film Festival

Nov 14, 2014

Photos: Arun Jaitley inaugurates the three-day National Children's Film Festival

The National Children's Film Festival (NCFF), organised by the Children's Film Society of India (CFSI), was inaugurated by Finance minister Arun Jaitley. #India #Finance minister #Sania Mirza #Arun Jaitley #ImagesOfTheDay #Dia Mirza #Sakshi Tanwar #photos #National Children's Film Festival #NCFF #Children's Film Society of India #CSFI
Wind up proceeding in Gulbarg Society riots case in 3 months: SC to Ahmedabad court

Nov 13, 2014

Wind up proceeding in Gulbarg Society riots case in 3 months: SC to Ahmedabad court

The Supreme Court on Thursday asked a trial court in Ahmedabad to wind up within three months the proceedings in Gulbarg Society massacre case of 2002 Gujarat riots in which former Congress MP Ehsan Jafri and 67 others were killed. #Godhra riots #NewsTracker #Supreme Court #SIT #SC #Gulbarg #Gulbarg Society #2002 Gujarat riots #Ahmedabad court #RK Raghvan
Already under threat, deadly virus pushing tigers towards extinction

Nov 07, 2014

Already under threat, deadly virus pushing tigers towards extinction

Adding to the existing pressures of habitat loss, poaching and depletion of prey species, a new threat to tiger populations in the wild has surfaced in the form of a deadly virus. #Environment #NewsTracker #Tigers #Wildlife #Wildlife Conservation Society
Not averse to relief by Maha govt to Campa Cola residents, says SC

Oct 27, 2014

Not averse to relief by Maha govt to Campa Cola residents, says SC

The Supreme Court on Monday said it would not be "averse" to any relief that Maharashtragovernment might offer to Campa Cola Housing Society residents who are seeking another chance to save their illegal flats which they were asked to vacate. #NewsTracker #Supreme Court #Mumbai #SC #Maharashtra government #Campa Cola #Campa Cola Housing Society

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'Govt should set up board to regulate NGO funding'

Jun 16, 2014

'Govt should set up board to regulate NGO funding'

The government should either ban foreign funding of all NGOs altogether or allow this funding only when routed through a specially created autonomous Board. #Blogs #India #Civil society #InMyOpinion #Intelligence Bureau #NGOs #Greenpeace #IB #IB Report #NGO funds #leaked report #comment
Maneaters must be put down, not put away in crowded zoos

Dec 07, 2013

Maneaters must be put down, not put away in crowded zoos

It is neither economically feasible nor biologically necessary to rehabilitate every maneater in overburdened zoos. When a big cat cant hunt its natural prey, its time is up. #India #Environment #Conservation #Bhandipore #Widlife #Bandipur Tiger Reserve #Wildlife Conservation Society-India