animal rights

We should have responsibility towards animals: Jacqueline Fernandez

We should have responsibility towards animals: Jacqueline Fernandez

Actress Jacqueline Fernandez, who has signed a petition for a global ban on the practice of cosmetic animal testing, says as humans everyone needs to show responsibility towards animals.

Jun 10, 2017, 15:48 PM IST
Compassion necessary for every human being: Raveena Tandon

Compassion necessary for every human being: Raveena Tandon

Actress Raveena Tandon believes that every human being should have compassion within him, especially towards the weak.

Feb 08, 2017, 18:40 PM IST
Shahid Kapoor, Sonam Kapoor named hottest vegetarians – Know who all were in the race

Shahid Kapoor, Sonam Kapoor named hottest vegetarians – Know who all were in the race

Shahid and Sonam beat out a strong group of competitors, including megastar Amitabh Bachchan, Alia Bhatt, Kangana Ranaut, Vidyut Jammwal, R Madhavan and Sunny Leone. 

Dec 14, 2016, 14:03 PM IST

PIL seeks ban on kite flying during Uttarayan in Gujarat

A PIL has been filed in the Gujarat High Court, seeking a ban on flying of kites during the festival of Uttarayan and prohibition on use of crushed glass to sharpen kite strings, saying it is a threat to the lives of humans, birds and animals.

Nov 29, 2016, 21:43 PM IST

Wildlife trafficker arrested, family clashes with police

Akash, a resident of Sadar Bazar area in central Delhi is son of notorious interstate trafficker Sansar Chand who died fighting cancer in 2004 in Jaipur.

Jul 13, 2016, 00:17 AM IST
Illegal cattle transportation to Nepal: SC asks Centre to frame rules in 3 months

Illegal cattle transportation to Nepal: SC asks Centre to frame rules in 3 months

The Supreme Court on Tuesday asked the Centre to frame rules to stop illegal transportation of cattle to Nepal within three months.

Jul 12, 2016, 19:53 PM IST
Chennai dog thrown from rooftop found alive - Love wins, hate bites the dust!

Chennai dog thrown from rooftop found alive - Love wins, hate bites the dust!

This news will surely bring smile on the faces of people who were praying for well-being of the Chennai dog who was thrown from rooftop by an MBBS student.

Jul 06, 2016, 00:10 AM IST
Here’s Raveena Tandon’s message to PM Narendra Modi

Here’s Raveena Tandon’s message to PM Narendra Modi

Raveena Tandon’s letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi lays an emphasis on saving animals and wildlife.

Mar 11, 2016, 13:15 PM IST

Agriculture Ministry to use fewer animals in testing of pesticides: PETA

The Union Agriculture Ministry has agreed to accept measures that will "significantly" reduce the number of animals used in toxicity testing of pesticides, animal rights body PETA India today said.

Jan 18, 2016, 16:01 PM IST
Kapil Sharma to be honoured by PETA

Kapil Sharma to be honoured by PETA

Kapil is thrilled to learn that he is being recognised for helping animals.

Nov 13, 2015, 12:48 PM IST
Watch: This cow sheds tears as she is headed to slaughter house

Watch: This cow sheds tears as she is headed to slaughter house

A video has surfaced showing the journey of a dairy cow, named Emma, from the dairy farm, which she had called home, to a slaughter house will give you the creeps.

Nov 09, 2015, 12:44 PM IST
Bull taming sport not intended to harm animals: Kamal Haasan

Bull taming sport not intended to harm animals: Kamal Haasan

'Jallikattu' is not intended at harming the animal involved, says Kamal Haasan.

Nov 03, 2015, 08:46 AM IST
Sunny Leone blasts Kerala government for culling stray dogs

Sunny Leone blasts Kerala government for culling stray dogs

A self-confessed animal lover Sunny Leone is very upset with the Kerala government.

Oct 06, 2015, 16:11 PM IST

Bring rules to check pet-care market where cruelty is norm: Law Commission

Despite violation of animal rights, the Environment Ministry has failed to notify rules for the past five years to regulate the pet care market in India estimated at Rs 800 crore citing lack of enabling provisions in the law, the Law Commission said today.

Aug 28, 2015, 21:19 PM IST
Pippa Middleton criticised for eating whale meat

Pippa Middleton criticised for eating whale meat

Duchess of Cambridge's sister Pippa Middleton has been criticised by animal rights groups for eating whale meat.

Apr 18, 2015, 11:26 AM IST

When humans turn demons...

We humans are God’s most intelligent, beautiful and dynamic creation (that’s what most of us believe)!

Mar 18, 2015, 08:47 AM IST

Four for trial in Egypt Internet dog death case

Four men face trial in Egypt after horrific footage of the brutal street killing of a dog sparked outrage when it was aired on the Internet, an official said Saturday.

Mar 01, 2015, 01:59 AM IST
Don't have to be animal lover to support PETA: Kajal Aggarwal

Don't have to be animal lover to support PETA: Kajal Aggarwal

Southern actress Kajal Aggarwal, who is currently busy shooting for Tamil film ‘Maari’, believes that one need not be an "obsessive animal lover" to support People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA).

Dec 24, 2014, 13:10 PM IST
Raju, the crying elephant is finally declared free!

Raju, the crying elephant is finally declared free!

After spending 50 years in captivity and living a life of torment, Raju, the crying elephant whose story touched millions has been officially declared free.

Dec 03, 2014, 15:32 PM IST
Darren Aronofsky to receive Animal Rights award

Darren Aronofsky to receive Animal Rights award

Director Darren Aronofsky will receive the first ever Human Society Filmmaker Award as an appreciation for his decision to use animated animals instead of real creatures in his Biblical film 'Noah'.

Oct 21, 2014, 14:18 PM IST