'Do you want everybody in India to become vegetarian?': SC asks petitioner over plea against export of meat
A bench of Justices Madan B Lokur and Deepak Gupta made the observation while hearing a public interest litigation (PIL) which said that export of meat cannot be encouraged or promoted in the country.
Senior BJP leader Ramesh Arora staged a demonstration in Jammu on Thursday. The leader was protesting the sale of steamed and fried momos, a popular street food
A few days after Yogi Adityanath took charge as the new chief minister of Uttar Pradesh, and issued proclamations that his government would vigorously pursue and prosecute those "malfeasants" engaged in — variously — the running of illegal slaughterhouses, and harassing women on the streets, Firstpost asked Arpit Parashar to file ground reports documenting the doings of law-enforcement forces deployed to shut meat shops and slaughterhouses across Uttar Pradesh.
Supply of meat to the city, especially buffalo meat, has been severely affected after the crackdown on illegal slaughterhouses in Uttar Pradesh.
After his crackdown on abattoirs resulting in closing down of scores of them, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has declared UP a vegetarian state
UP meat sellers may end strike; CM Yogi Adityanath assures 'no action against licensed slaughterhouses'
Meat sellers across UP are likely to end their strike against the crackdown on illegal slaughterhouses after a meeting with chief minister Yogi Adityanath.
Yogi Adityanath's assertions apart, co-existence of different cultures is at the crux of India's formation
For many, the ascendance of Yogi Adityanath is unthinkable, while for others it is a positive development.
These policies may make the BJP supporters and Hindutva brigade happy but the state will have to pay dearly
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The Bombay High Court on Monday refused to grant interim stay on ban on slaughter of bulls and sale of their meat during the Muslim festival of Bakr Eid.
Supreme Court on Thursday dismissed a plea against a Bombay High Court order staying the decision to ban sale of meat in Mumbai.
The Supreme Court on Thursday declined to interfere with the Bombay High Court which had stayed the order of the Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai prohibiting the sale of meat during the Jain festival of Paryurshan.
Congress-Janata Dal (Secular)-controlled city civic body BBMP has become the latest civic body to ban sale of meat.
Culture minister Mahesh Sharma said in an interview that the Bible and Quran are not central to the soul of India in the same way as the Gita or the Ramayana.
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The Bombay High Court on Monday stayed the controversial ban on sale of meat in Mumbai on 17 September in connection with the Jain community's fasting season Paryushan, asking why the restriction is only on mutton and chicken and not on fish and eggs.
In Jammu and Kashmir, a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader has taken an initiative of a ‘beef party’, which is said to be to spread the message of tolerance.
Taking a dig over meat sale ban during Jain community's fasting period in five BJP-ruled states, the Shiv Sena on Monday said the decision not to fire the first bullet on Pakistan at a time of ceasefire violations is the epitome of "non-violence" practised by its ally.
The Bombay High Court stayed the ban on meat sale on 17 September, on Monday
Eggs were hurled and roosters released at a jewellery businessman's shop by Shiv Sena supporters after he allegedly posted comments supporting the meat ban on a social networking site.