articles by Ambika Hiranandani

India

Inhumane, unregulated animal agriculture practices in India extract a heavy toll on us, and the environment

The poultry industry has grown unregulated such that it impacts the weakest sections of society: residents near these farms, the environment and the birds themselves.

India

Despite regulations, illegal pet trade in India remains a haven for undocumented wealth, criminal activity, funding terrorism

Multiple regulations have been passed to protect animals in pet trade, none have been implemented fully.

India

Jallikattu debate: Despite dark days, India still has a chance to prove its compassion

The Jallikattu bulls endure unspeakable cruelty in name of this taming. Bulls are domesticated peaceful animals. They are animals of prey and in a situation of fight or flight they chose to run away from a situation of danger or threat.