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Kerala elephant's death: Pinarayi Vijayan promises to address increased human-wildlife conflict, says probe focused on three accused
India

Kerala elephant's death: Pinarayi Vijayan promises to address increased human-wildlife conflict, says probe focused on three accused

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Thursday assured that stringent action will be taken against those who are found guilty for the death of a pregnant elephant in Kerala’s Palakkad district.

'Not Indian culture': Prakash Javadekar assures stern action against those behind death of pregnant elephant in Kerala
India

'Not Indian culture': Prakash Javadekar assures stern action against those behind death of pregnant elephant in Kerala

It is not in Indian culture to feed firecrackers and kill, Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar said on Thursday while taking serious note of the death of a pregnant wild elephant in Kerala after she was fed firecrackers-filled pineapple.

Anushka Sharma, Shraddha Kapoor, Akshay Kumar, Randeep Hooda condemn killing of pregnant elephant in Kerala
Entertainment

Anushka Sharma, Shraddha Kapoor, Akshay Kumar, Randeep Hooda condemn killing of pregnant elephant in Kerala

Bollywood celebrities have taken to social media to speak out against the death of the pregnant elephant in Kerala who was fed pineapple filled with firecrackers.

Pregnant elephant dies standing inside river after being fed pineapple filled with firecrackers in Kerala’s Malappuram
India

Pregnant elephant dies standing inside river after being fed pineapple filled with firecrackers in Kerala’s Malappuram

A pregnant elephant died after a local allegedly fed her a pineapple stuffed with crackers in Kerala's Malappuram.

Nicolas Cage to star as Tiger King's Joe Exotic in new limited TV series following Netflix original's success
Entertainment

Nicolas Cage to star as Tiger King's Joe Exotic in new limited TV series following Netflix original's success

Nicolas Cage to star in a TV miniseries about the colorful wild animal owner made famous by the Tiger King docuseries.

Tiger King review: Murder, mayhem and madness reign in Netflix true crime docuseries based on Joe Exotic
Entertainment

Tiger King review: Murder, mayhem and madness reign in Netflix true crime docuseries based on Joe Exotic

There are moments from the new Netflix true crime docuseries, Tiger King, that seem almost scripted in their sheer outlandishness.

Vegan movement makes strides in India, as entrepreneurs devise cruelty-free food, e-retail products
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Vegan movement makes strides in India, as entrepreneurs devise cruelty-free food, e-retail products

Vegan entrepreneurs are at the forefront of India's new ethical, healthy lifestyles, with many diversified offerings such as vegan foods, natural bodycare products, cruelty-free e-retail and animal product-free restaurant menus

Punjab and Haryana High Court according legal person status to animals a step forward to stop cruelty against them
India

Punjab and Haryana High Court according legal person status to animals a step forward to stop cruelty against them

The aim behind the bestowal of the status of ‘legal person’ on animals is the prevention of animal cruelty.

Animal cruelty not inherent part of Indian culture; hundreds of local deities proof of survival in harmony
India

Animal cruelty not inherent part of Indian culture; hundreds of local deities proof of survival in harmony

Till a few decades ago, inspite of the culture of animal sacrifice and ritual hunts by tribals, it was, by and large, a peaceful country where people lived in harmony with animals and respected their lives.

Two arrested in Kolkata for killing 16 puppies at hospital premises; multiple inquiries launched after animals found beaten to death
India

Two arrested in Kolkata for killing 16 puppies at hospital premises; multiple inquiries launched after animals found beaten to death

On Sunday, carcasses of 16 puppies were found in plastic bags in front of a hostel at Nil Ratan Sircar Medical College and Hospital in Kolkata's Sealdah. Preliminary reports had said the puppies were beaten to death.

Ban on use of circus animals many years too late, but welcome move to end supremacy and speciesism among humans
India

Ban on use of circus animals many years too late, but welcome move to end supremacy and speciesism among humans

The ban on the use of animals at circuses is welcome. Animals bred in captivity, or separated from the wild, held prisoner all their lives and subjected to extreme cruelty as objects of entertainment and public display is nothing but a shame on humanity.

Alia Bhatt, Narendra Modi, & Aamir Khan have one thing in common, can you guess?
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Alia Bhatt, Narendra Modi, & Aamir Khan have one thing in common, can you guess?

Here are ten Indian influencers that are vocal about living Meatless & their reasons for it.

Four sleeping puppies set on fire in Hyderabad garbage dump; three dead, one injured
India

Four sleeping puppies set on fire in Hyderabad garbage dump; three dead, one injured

The puppies were set on fire in Hyderabad on Saturday after which a member of an animal welfare organisation lodged a complaint.

Kerala, After The Flood: Animals abandoned, stranded find help in rescuers, but casualties still run high
India

Kerala, After The Flood: Animals abandoned, stranded find help in rescuers, but casualties still run high

From drowned to critical dogs, trapped cobras to injured elephants, the number of animal casualties during the Kerala floods runs high.

Bakrid in Uttar Pradesh: Muslims divided on Yogi Adityanath's instructions disallowing animal sacrifice in open
India

Bakrid in Uttar Pradesh: Muslims divided on Yogi Adityanath's instructions disallowing animal sacrifice in open

This Bakrid, Yogi Adiytanath ordered that animal sacrifice will be allowed only within the premises of homes, not on roads and open spaces in Uttar Pradesh.

Hapless animals die awaiting help amid Kerala floods; rescue teams scramble to help the ones stranded, abandoned
India

Hapless animals die awaiting help amid Kerala floods; rescue teams scramble to help the ones stranded, abandoned

The helpless animals in Kerala perished in landslides and floods, while nearly a million people were shifted to relief camps across the state.

Eight men in Haryana's Mewat booked for raping, torturing pregnant goat; accused persons absconding
India

Eight men in Haryana's Mewat booked for raping, torturing pregnant goat; accused persons absconding

Eight men in Haryana's Mewat have been booked for sodomising and torturing a pregnant goat. The men are absconding at present but, searches are underway

US teacher feeds sick puppy to snapping turtle in front of his students in Idaho, charged with animal cruelty
World

US teacher feeds sick puppy to snapping turtle in front of his students in Idaho, charged with animal cruelty

An Idaho teacher accused of feeding a sick puppy to a snapping turtle in front of several students has been charged with misdemeanor animal cruelty.

Clinical testing of drugs on dogs is a cruel practice, doesn't add value or provide data that is applicable to humans
India

Clinical testing of drugs on dogs is a cruel practice, doesn't add value or provide data that is applicable to humans

The primary objection to the specific use of dogs in testing is thus simple — the data derived from dogs is not predictive enough to be applied to the case of humans

Hate animal cruelty? Then complain about 'natural sources' in your food and cosmetics, save thousands of lives
India

Hate animal cruelty? Then complain about 'natural sources' in your food and cosmetics, save thousands of lives

“Natural sources” is a very deceptive word. If vegetarian, the food writes clearly that it is from vegetable sources. But, most often in the health and food industry, especially in the cosmetics area, it means animal sources such as organs, glands, fat, protein, and oil. There is a reason that companies write their products in such small type that it is almost impossible to read them, but do try. Your one complaint and insistence on a non-animal alternative could save thousands of lives.