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May 16, 2017
From race tracks to death: Behind glitzy equestrian sports lie a gruesome chain of crueltyEquestrian sports are as sick as you can get them. Nothing can disguise the cruelty — both during and after — to the animals whether it's the huge prize money, the fashion show of the spectators, the glittering prizes or the media coverage.
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
Beauty and the beasts: The cosmetics industry is cruel to animals, but you can make a differenceYou are going to a party, so naturally you want to look and smell your best. You have a long, hot bath, shampoo your hair yourself and then sit down before the dressing table to make-up your face.
Jan 19, 2017
Jallikattu protests: PETA may take legal route if Centre brings ordinancePeople for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India on Thursday said it may take the legal route if the Centre brings an ordinance to enable the conduct of jallikattu or continue its campaign to create awareness against the holding of the bull-taming sport in Tamil Nadu.
Jan 16, 2017
Makar Sankranti, much like Bakr-Id, is a day of cruel animal slaughter throughout IndiaHindus have their own day of massacre as well. The day of harvest, which ushers in the spring and is celebrated all over the country with song and dance, is also a day of violence and killing. Makara Sankranti, 14 January, is the Bakr Id of Hindus.
Oct 29, 2016
Bible-quoting cowboy wants $50 mn over seized horsesIn 2011, in Madison, Wisconsin, he was charged with animal neglect when his horses appeared dehydrated and underfed.
Aug 05, 2016
PIL filed at Bombay High Court seeking closure of pet shops in Crawford MarketBombay High Court issued a notice to Maharashtra Govt on a petition seeking closure of pet shops which sell exotic birds, other animals at Crawford Market
Jul 14, 2016
Animal cruelty: From biting off rat's head to throwing dog off a roofWe are all humans, but do we remember how to act humane? Mumbaikars say 'no', animal cruelty still exists.
Jul 05, 2016
Chennai man throws dog off roof: Animal rights in India is a joke, thanks to obsolete lawsA dog being thrown from a rooftop by a man in Chennai shows the pathetic state of animal rights in India.
Jul 03, 2016
Leopard beaten to death in Gujarat; forest dept orders probeA leopard was beaten to death by villagers in Gujarat's Botad district, prompting the forest department to order an inquiry into it.