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Supreme Court notice on beef ban in Maharashtra

 The Supreme Court on Wednesday issued notice to the Maharashtra government on a petition challenging a Bombay High Court order permitting consumption of beef brought from states that allow cow slaughter.

Beef ban, prohibition hurting economy: Adi Godrej

Beef ban, prohibition hurting economy: Adi Godrej

Voicing his opinion against prohibition and beef ban in the country, Adi Godrej, chairman of the Godrej Group has said that these government policies hurt the economy.

Bombay HC relaxes beef ban in Maharashtra

Maharashtra High court continues states Beef ban on certain relief conditions. Watch complete news story for getting detailed updates!

Bombay HC upholds cow slaughter ban, but says possessing beef no crime

Bombay HC upholds cow slaughter ban, but says possessing beef no crime

The Bombay High Court struck down a section in Maharashtra Animal Preservation (Amendment) Act which criminalised possession of beef brought from outside the state.

Bombay HC to pronounce verdict on Maharashtra's beef ban today

The Bombay High Court will on Friday pronounce the judgement on a bunch of petitions challenging the constitutional validity of the beef ban in Maharashtra.

Giriraj Singh at it again, says '9 out of 10 beef eaters are IITians'

Giriraj Singh at it again, says '9 out of 10 beef eaters are IITians'

BJP's motormouth leader Giriraj Singh's another controversial remark made at yesterday's event has stirred up a storm on social media.

'No comparison between beef ban demand, call for liquor ban'

 In remarks that may kick up a debate in poll-bound Kerala, a senior CPI(M) leader today said there is no comparison between Sangh Parivar's demand for a complete ban on beef and Catholic Church's call for a ban on liquor.

Protests in Agra as video allegedly shows students eating 'beef'

Tension gripped Agra on Saturday after a video clip showing some students allegedly eating `beef` in a hostel went viral on social media.

Don't want to lose my job by speaking on beef ban: Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian

Don't want to lose my job by speaking on beef ban: Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian

The remark by Subramanian comes days after he spoke about the adverse impact of social tensions on development.

No evidence to prove cow meat in biryani at AMU: Police

No evidence to prove cow meat in biryani at AMU: Police

A preliminary probe has found "no evidence" to suggest that cow meat was served at Aligarh Muslim University's college canteen as was claimed by some right wing groups, police said.

People who can't live without eating beef should not enter Haryana: Anil Vij

Minister Anil Vij has given a controversial statement by saying that the people who can't live without eating beef should not enter Haryana.

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'Don't go to Haryana if you cannot live without beef'

'Don't go to Haryana if you cannot live without beef'

Haryana Health Minister Anil Vij on Tuesday stoked a fresh row saying those who cannot live without eating beef should not visit the state where stringent cow protection law is in place.

RSS' Muslim wing to counter 'beef party' by organising 'milk parties' across India

RSS' Muslim wing to counter 'beef party' by organising 'milk parties' across India

Supporting the campaign against beef consumption, Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh's Muslim wing Muslim Rashtriya Manch (MRM) will organise milk parties across the country from March.

'Prophet Muhammad was against cow slaughter, never ate beef'

'Prophet Muhammad was against cow slaughter, never ate beef'

Columnist and author Tarek Fatah on Friday stirred a hornet's nest with his remarks on Prophet Muhammad and cow slaughter.

Delhi HC junks plea seeking ban on cow slaughter, says it's beyond 'judicial decision domain'

Delhi HC junks plea seeking ban on cow slaughter, says it's beyond 'judicial decision domain'

The Delhi High Court has refused to entertain a petition seeking enactment of a law prohibiting slaughter of cows, saying the "issue is beyond the domain of judicial decision" and it's a policy matter.

Beef ban in line with Directive Principles: AG to Bombay HC

 The Maharashtra government on Thursday contended before the Bombay High Court that its decision to impose a comprehensive ban on beef was in furtherance of the Directive Principles of State Policy enumerated in the Constitution.

Beef ban in line with directive principles: Maharashtra govt to Bombay HC

Beef ban in line with directive principles: Maharashtra govt to Bombay HC

The Maharashtra government on Thursday contended before the Bombay High Court that its decision to impose a comprehensive ban on beef was in furtherance of the Directive Principles of State Policy enumerated in the Constitution. 

Those who slaughter cows have no right to live in India: Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat

Those who slaughter cows have no right to live in India: Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat

Law will deal sternly with those who kill cows in Uttarakhand and the state government will do everything for cow conservation, the CM said.

Bombay HC declines to hear petitions challenging beef ban in Maharashtra

On September 21, the HC had rejected the plea in a bunch of petitions seeking the relaxation of beef ban in Maharashtra during a three-day period for Eid festival, also known as Bakri-Eid.