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Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act

Male dog ‘raped’ by Four drugged men

A local spotted the dog on Saturday around 12 pm near Malwani church.

20 Nov 2018 1:22 AM

Are we human enough?

The age-long practice of sacrificing buffaloes, chickens and goats has offended animal rights activists all over the world.

07 Oct 2018 1:55 AM

Following PETA India complaints, bullock cart race stopped in Maharashtra

Police registered cases against 10 people for hitching bullock with horse on same cart, causing pain and suffering to both animals.

11 Sep 2018 2:08 PM

Nine dogs subjected to 'cruelty' in Kalyan, doctor booked

The medical practitioner did not take proper care of the canines, who were kept in unhygienic conditions, the complainant said. 

14 Jul 2018 12:42 PM

PETA India sends legal notice to Rajasthan government over elephant abuse

The animal welfare group has warned of legal action if rides are not stopped.

02 Jun 2018 4:26 PM


Mumbai cops rescue two wounded, malnourished horses following PETA complaint

After the animal rights organisation complaint, Police file FIR and transport the horses to BMC shelter for veterinary care.

23 May 2018 1:08 PM

Bullocks to race as government loosens its reins on law

Amends Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act for it.

05 Aug 2017 1:09 AM

Meghalaya’s MLAs seek withdrawal of cattle ban

The Meghalaya Assembly, meanwhile, in a resolution said: “The order will hamper the rights of people and laws are already in place for cattle.”

13 Jun 2017 1:42 AM

Meghalaya passes resolution against Centre's cattle sale ban

CM Mukul Sangma said it was a 'major embargo crippling the economy of a predominantly tribal society.'

12 Jun 2017 9:03 PM

MLA rides bullock cart to Vidhan Bhawan in Mumbai

Animal rights activists are strongly opposed to the move to lift the ban on bullock cart races, since the bulls are usually tortured.

06 Mar 2017 3:38 PM


Government won’t challenge SC ban on Jallikattu

It was argued that jallikattu is not a performance but a sport to test the valour and strength of the participants.

25 Jan 2017 2:36 AM