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Dec 26, 2017
Clinical testing of drugs on dogs is a cruel practice, doesn't add value or provide data that is applicable to humansThe 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
Dec 11, 2017
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.
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.
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.
Jun 15, 2017
Environment minister Harsh Vardhan to address the issue on cattle sale restrictionsAll issues related to the Centre's recent notification banning sale and purchase of cattle from animal markets for slaughter will be addressed 'seriously and honestly'
Jun 06, 2017
Animal cruelty shouldn't be seen with 'us versus them' lens; all life has inherent, equal rightsPeople who would limit moral standards only to humans are guilty of the same prejudice that make racism and sexism objectionable.
Jun 01, 2017
Cow as national animal only furthers communal agenda, animal advocacy has no place in itIn fact, the political fetishising of the cow for over 60 years since Independence has arguably done more harm to the cow – as the concern has never been for the cow.
May 31, 2017
Calf slaughter in Kerala: It's not the electoral, Congress has lost its moral fibreIf the Congress party wants to redeem itself, then instead of focusing on vote banks, it needs to focus on rebuilding the party – on the ideology on which many inspiring Congress leaders built the party.
May 30, 2017
Cattle slaughter ban: Congress-ruled Karnataka govt toes Rahul Gandhi's line, stops beef festIn a tweet on Sunday night, Gandhi had condemned the slaughtering of cow in public, which resulted in Kerala unit of the Congress suspending three of its workers.
May 27, 2017
Ban on cattle trade: Govt clarifies that rules modified to end animal crueltyIn wake of the outcry over amended rules on cattle sale, the government on Saturday clarified that the modifications were done to prevent cruelty to animals in cattle markets and not to regulate cattle traded for slaughterhouses.