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Feb 09, 2019
Where RSS Men Love Their PorkThe RSS and its Hindutva affiliates are making deep inroads into the many tribes and ethnic communities that make up the Northeast by trying to hoist, at least, 109 existing indigenous faiths in a strategic bid to counter evangelical Christianity.
Feb 06, 2019
BJP has ensured cow protection becomes universal brand of politics; Congress-led govt invoking NSA in MP a typical exampleThe cow has turned into a potent political totem, much like the seasonal iftar photo-ops, ever since BJP graduated from Ram mandir politics to gau mata politics.
Aug 31, 2018
India’s leather industry takes a hit as incidents of cow-vigilantism soar: Exports declined by over 3% last yearAs production and leather exports declined, cow-related violence increased from one attack each in 2012 and 2013 to three in 2014, jumping to 37 in 2017, the worst year yet for such violence
Mar 28, 2018
Of statue-toppling and culture wars: Not what we fight, most complete erasures are ones we embrace, surrender toCulture, both as way of life and as artefact, is perennially in the process of being erased and created anew. The gradual erasure is not as dramatic as the deliberate pulling down of a statue, but in the long run, it is usually far more effective.
Mar 22, 2018
Yogi Adityanath govt completes one year: Not herd mentality, cow welfare needs real solutionsAs the Yogi Adityanath government completes one year in Uttar Pradesh, this Khabar Lahariya special report examines how cows are actually faring in the heartland of gauraksha
Jan 09, 2018
Siddaramaiah's beef with cattle slaughter laws: How Karnataka CM waged a battle over freedom of foodThat politics in India is inextricably linked to the politics of beef is well established. But this phenomenon seems especially pronounced in Karnataka.
Jan 08, 2018
Supreme Court fixes final hearing for pleas seeking decriminalisation of beef possession in FebruarySupreme Court listed for final disposal a batch of pleas challenging the Bombay High Court verdict decriminalising the possession of beef in case of animals slaughtered outside the state
Jan 03, 2018
The Kolhapuri Chappal industry in danger of losing its soleIn Maharashtra's Kolhapur, the production of the famed Kolhapuri Chappal too has suffered under the cow slaughter ban and increased cow vigilantism. Although the chappals are usually made of buffalo or bull hide, the ban led to the shutting down of all tanneries in the city.
Dec 15, 2017
Goa BJP minister Mauvin Godinho says 'no shortage of beef' in state though slaughterhouses not running at full capacityThere is no shortage of beef in Goa, BJP Mauvin Godinho said. However, he admitted that the state's only legal abattoir was not running to its full capacity
Nov 30, 2017
Cattle sale for slaughter: Narendra Modi govt to withdraw ban after feedback from statesThe central government has decided to roll back its plan of implementing a ban on the sale of cattle for slaughter in animal markets.