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Sep 03, 2018
Madras High Court upholds TN govt's decision to ban protests at Marina beach, says public order as important as agitationMadras High Court upheld Tamil Nadu government's decision to prohibit holding protests at Chennai's Marina Beach stating that public order is equally important as agitiation.
May 23, 2018
Tamil Nadu's history of protests: From jallikattu to Cauvery and Sterlite, state has been fertile ground for dissentThe Cauvery dispute was only the latest in a series of violent protests that have broken out in the state in recent months. In fact, Tamil Nadu is the state with the most recorded protests in the country.
Jan 25, 2017
Jallikattu: Denial meets drama and violence as drought-hit Tamil Nadu seeks release with bullsJallikattu is more than just about culture, the pent up frustration of Tamil Nadu that is both thirsty and hungry has found a release in the bull-taming sport. It started as a debate, then drama and now violence
Jan 21, 2017
Jallikattu ban: Peta receives abusive calls, threat of rape; says fight for animal rights will continueBesides the anti-Peta sloganeering and posters, the animal rights NGO has been facing abusive and threatening phone calls including that of rape to its CEO Poorva Joshipura, claims Peta India's director Dr V Manilal. Edited excerpts from an interview
Jan 20, 2017
Jallikattu: Amending laws without due inquiry on the basis of outrage sets a dangerous precedentJallikattu: It is a dangerous presentment and a perverse exercise of power conferred by the Constitution to the President of India and the Governors.
Jan 20, 2017
Jallikattu protests: If we can eat animals, why does it matter how we treat them?It is sad that in the name of culture practices like jallikattu continue to be defended.