16 Dec 2014
New Delhi: To conserve and develop indigenous bovine breeds, government has launched 'Rashtriya Gokul Mission' under the National Programme for Bovine Breeding and Dairy Development (NPBBD).
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.
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.
06 Dec 2014
Ahmedabad: A total of 353 villages in Kutch district of Gujarat were on Friday declared completely or partially scarcity-hit and officials asked to provide adequate drinking water and cattle fodder to the affected areas.
29 Nov 2014
Kathmandu: Over 5,000 buffaloes have been slaughtered in a mass animal sacrifice festival in Nepal, believed to be the world's largest such ritual, despite efforts by animal rights activists to end the "barbaric" practice.
01 Dec 2014
New Delhi: BSF personnel should check the smuggling of cattle, especially cows, from India-Bangladesh border and clamp it down at any cost, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said.
05 Nov 2014
Hajipur: The month-long world famous Sonepur cattle fair was inaugurated on Wednesday by Bihar Tourism Minister Javed Iqbal Ansari in the state's Saran district.
18 Nov 2014
New Delhi: The Supreme Court asked state governments to be sympathetic towards animals by banning plastic bags which are consumed by stray cattle making them suffer.
07 Nov 2014
Ajmer: Over five lakh tourists visited the annual Pushkar fair which witnessed several colourful events and cattle trade worth Rs 9 crore. However, the cattle fair which concluded on Thursday, has witnessed a dip in the number of foreign tourists, Tourism Officer, Ajmer, said.