07 Apr 2015
Mumbai: Maharashtra government has no plan to ban slaughter of animals other than bulls and cows, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Tuesday said.
06 Apr 2015
Mumbai: Asking the Maharashtra government why animals like goats do not figure in its ban on cattle slaughter, the Bombay High Court on Monday mooted a licence policy by which import of meat of cows and bulls slaughtered outside the state can be permitted.
01 Apr 2015
Angrail (West Bengal): Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday asked the BSF jawans deployed along the Indo-Bangla border to put a complete halt to the smuggling of cattle to Bangladesh.
04 Apr 2014
Patna: RJD President Lalu Prasad on Friday dismissed BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's charge that he had joined hands with forces promoting cattle slaughter and said it was he who used items made out of animal skin.
08 Mar 2015
New Delhi: The Prime Minister's Office has sought Law Ministry's opinion on whether the Centre could circulate the laws on cow slaughter as enacted by some states, including Gujarat, as model bill among other states for their consideration for similar legislations there.
06 Feb 2015
Lucknow: Crimes like cow slaughter, human trafficking, money laundering and manufacturing of illegal arms will now come under the Goonda Act under an ordinance promulgated by Uttar Pradesh government. The UP Control of Goonda (Amendment) Ordinance, 2015 was approved by Governor Ram Naik, a Raj Bhawan spokesman said on Friday.
29 Dec 2014
Raisen (MP): A curfew was clamped on Monday in Gairatganj town near here after members of two communities clashed with each other, pelted stone and torched more than half a dozen shops, forcing the police to lob teargas shells.
05 Jan 2015
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday asked the Centre and Uttarakhand and Uttar Pradesh governments to come up with "suggestions and inputs" for putting in place long- term measures to stop illegal transportation of cattle to Nepal.
15 Dec 2014
Chandigarh: Haryana government will soon bring in a legislation to check incidents of cow slaughter, Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said on Monday.
28 Nov 2014
Kathmandu: Sword-wielding Hindu devotees in Nepal began slaughtering thousands of animals and birds in a ritual sacrifice on Friday, ignoring calls by animal rights activists to halt what they described as the world's largest such exercise.