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Suspected cow smuggler killed by police in an encounter in Rajasthan's Alwar district
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Suspected cow smuggler killed by police in an encounter in Rajasthan's Alwar district

A suspected cow smuggler was killed in a late-night encounter with police in Alwar district of Rajasthan.

Centre should ban cow vigilante groups, says CPM general secretary Sitaram Yechury
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Centre should ban cow vigilante groups, says CPM general secretary Sitaram Yechury

CPM chief Sitaram Yechury on Wednesday attacked the Narendra Modi government over growing incidents of lynchings and demanded that cow vigilante groups must be banned.

SC extends Madras HC stay on cattle trade rules: To save face, govt must revoke notification immediately
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SC extends Madras HC stay on cattle trade rules: To save face, govt must revoke notification immediately

The Supreme Court’s decision on Tuesday to extend the Madras High Court's three-month stay — on the government's notification regarding sale of cattle for slaughter — across India shows that Centre may have won a battle or two but they've lost the war.

Revisiting ban on sale of cattle for slaughter: In a blow to Centre, SC extends Madras HC's stay on contentious trade rules
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Revisiting ban on sale of cattle for slaughter: In a blow to Centre, SC extends Madras HC's stay on contentious trade rules

Supreme Court ordered a nationwide stay on Centre's new cattle slaughter rule. It has extended the order issued by Madras High court to all over the country.

After Modi warns gau rakshaks, Manmohan Singh expresses concern over rise of communalism
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After Modi warns gau rakshaks, Manmohan Singh expresses concern over rise of communalism

Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Thursday expressed concern over the kind of atmosphere being created in the country in the name of religion.

Muslim teen lynched in Haryana: The barbarians are not at the gates, they're in your kitchens
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Muslim teen lynched in Haryana: The barbarians are not at the gates, they're in your kitchens

Every argument — be it over a seat on a train or a bus, a land squabble, or road rage — can now be resolved in seconds. Simply by accusing your adversary of carrying beef.

Mamata Banerjee in Odisha: Police detains Puri temple servitor for opposing West Bengal CM's visit
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Mamata Banerjee in Odisha: Police detains Puri temple servitor for opposing West Bengal CM's visit

A servitor of the Jagannath Temple was detained by the police on Tuesday for allegedly threatening to oppose West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's visit to the 12th-century shrine in Puri on Wednesday.

'Cannot live without beef? Don't come to Haryana': Health Min Anil Vij minces no words
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'Cannot live without beef? Don't come to Haryana': Health Min Anil Vij minces no words

Haryana Health Minister Anil Vij on Wednesday stroked a fresh row saying those who cannot live without eating beef should not visit the state where stringent cow protection law is in place.

MLA Engineer Rashid gets inked again in J&K
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MLA Engineer Rashid gets inked again in J&K

Miscreants smashed the window panes of Engineer Rashid's vehicle at Bhaderwah on Wednesday.

Buffalo meat gets back on lunch menu at Kerala House, 'sold out' in 45 mins
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Buffalo meat gets back on lunch menu at Kerala House, 'sold out' in 45 mins

Buffalo meat was today back on the Kerala House menu and was lapped up by the lunch-time crowd within 45 minutes.

Kerala House raid: Delhi police detains Hindu Sena chief Vishnu Gupta for making false beef complaint
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Kerala House raid: Delhi police detains Hindu Sena chief Vishnu Gupta for making false beef complaint

Hindu Sena chief Vishnu Gupta has been detained by Delhi Police for allegedly making a false complaint that beef was being served at the Kerala house canteen here.