Maneka Gandhi's rage at Avni's killing inconsistent with her reluctance to speak up against alarming rise in lynchings
On the rare occasions that Maneka voiced her concern at the emerging culture of lynching, she has been seemingly shy of condemning it outright.
Avni was tagged 'man-eater' without proper evidence; authorities behind her 'ruthless killing' must be brought to book
Wild animals cannot be killed unless every effort to capture and relocate the animal has been exhausted, which was ignored in Avni's case, as were the standard operating procedures.
Eight men in Haryana's Mewat have been booked for sodomising and torturing a pregnant goat. The men are absconding at present but, searches are underway
Sunny Leone, who was named PETA Person of the Year in 2016, has also done a campaign against animal cruelty and to promote sterilisation of dogs and cats.
Animal welfare group PETA India today urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to "ban" all meat products from menus at all government meetings and events.
The Jungle Book director Jon Favreau has been conferred the PETA US award for using computer-generated imagery rather than relying on captive animals to create his film
Peta India has sent a legal notice to the Kerala government seeking withdrawal of its 26 February order allowing the state Chief Wildlife Warden to give ownership certificates for 289 illegally held captive elephants.
PETA's latest demonstration involved showcasing the plight of animals in a slaughterhouse.
In a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Jayalalithaa said, "I strongly reiterate my earlier request to the government to promulgate an ordinance forthwith to enable the conduct of Jallikattu."
The Supreme Court on Tuesday stayed the government notification lifting the ban on Jallikattu in Tamil Nadu.
PETA India filed petitions in the Supreme Court demanding that the Centre's recent notification allowing Jallikattu and bullock cart races be "struck down".
After gay activist Harrish Iyer's matrimonial ad, PETA India as offered to sponsor his first date with a potential suitor as long as its a vegan meal.
Coming to the rescue of injured animals who are forced to perform in circuses, the Animal Welfare Board of India (AWBI) has decided to take steps to crack down on such abuse.