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Mamata Banerjee govt to distribute cows ahead of panchayat polls in West Bengal

Mamata Banerjee govt to distribute cows ahead of panchayat polls in West Bengal

The Mamata Banerjee government will soon be distributing cows among families living in panchayat areas across West Bengal. The decision was announced ahead of rural elections are scheduled to be held next year.

Nov 15, 2017, 15:17 PM IST
Australian restaurant hangs cow from its roof, sparks controversy

Australian restaurant hangs cow from its roof, sparks controversy

 An Australian pizzeria that hung a taxidermied dairy cow from its ceiling to call attention to the industrialisation of the farming industry has been criticised on social media for cruelty. 

Sep 28, 2017, 14:42 PM IST
9 officials suspended amid allegations of 173 cows deaths in a week

9 officials suspended amid allegations of 173 cows deaths in a week

Those suspended include the department's deputy directors in Durg and Bemetara and seven veterinarians.

Aug 20, 2017, 18:00 PM IST
Roger Federer's love for cow leaves Virender Sehwag impressed, fans laughing

Roger Federer's love for cow leaves Virender Sehwag impressed, fans laughing

Sehwag spent his holiday in Canada after his application to become India's next head coach failed to impress the Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC) comprising Sachin Tendulkar, Sourav Ganguly and VVS Lamxan. The committee was given the responsibility to hire Anil Kumble's replacement.

Jul 19, 2017, 22:34 PM IST

Lynching issue in Rajya Sabha: Opposition alleges role of RSS members, govt says don't give communal colour

As the House took up a discussion on the issue, Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said the government is equally concerned about the criminal incidents.

Jul 19, 2017, 20:33 PM IST
Samajwadi Party leader links names of Hindu gods with alcohol, sparks row

Samajwadi Party leader links names of Hindu gods with alcohol, sparks row

Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar said Samajwadi Party leader Naresh​ Agarwal has hurt the sentiments of the majority population of the country.

Jul 19, 2017, 17:48 PM IST
Sadhvi's ''hang beef-eaters'' remark has no religious issue: Manohar Parrikar

Sadhvi's ''hang beef-eaters'' remark has no religious issue: Manohar Parrikar

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Wednesday told the state Assembly that Sadhvi Saraswati`s controversial speech in Goa last month, where she said that beef-eaters should be hanged in public, did not contain any "religious sentiment".

Jul 19, 2017, 17:33 PM IST

PM Modi warns 'gau rakshaks', says killing in name of cow worship not acceptable

PM Narendra Modi today gave a warning to cow protectors of not taking law in their hands to punish and killing anyone just for the sake of saving cow. Watch to know more.

Jun 29, 2017, 16:40 PM IST

We worship 'gau mata', won't tolerate insult: Goa Minister

A cabinet minister in the BJP-led coalition government, who has in the past demanded a ban on bikinis in Goa, has warned that no untoward incident against "gau mata" will be tolerated in the state.

Jun 28, 2017, 15:37 PM IST
Will not sit quite if cows are harmed, warns MGP leader

Will not sit quite if cows are harmed, warns MGP leader

Goa Transport Minister and MGP leader Sudin Dhavalikar today said his party, a partner in the BJP-led government in the state, will not keep quiet if cows are harmed.

Jun 28, 2017, 14:41 PM IST
WATCH: Cow invades cricket field in England, forcing players to stop the match

WATCH: Cow invades cricket field in England, forcing players to stop the match

The video of the incident was posted on Twitter by Mossley Cricket Club.

Jun 26, 2017, 13:42 PM IST
Sale of cattle for slaughter: Beef party held in Mizoram during Rajnath Singh's visit to protest new rules

Sale of cattle for slaughter: Beef party held in Mizoram during Rajnath Singh's visit to protest new rules

Hundreds of people on Monday took part in a beef party in Mizoram.

Jun 13, 2017, 00:01 AM IST
Cricket tournament presents 'cow' as prize instead of trophy in Gujarat

Cricket tournament presents 'cow' as prize instead of trophy in Gujarat

A player Raju Rabari said "We want the state to recognize cow as the National Animal, only then can we save them." 

Jun 04, 2017, 16:20 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh: Police jeep tries to save cow, kills woman

Uttar Pradesh: Police jeep tries to save cow, kills woman

A woman was killed on Saturday and three people, including her grandchildren, were injured when they were hit by a police jeep whose driver was trying to save a cow, police said.

Jun 03, 2017, 13:32 PM IST
Declare goat as `national sister`, says Sanjay Singh; Twitterati give it back to AAP leader

Declare goat as `national sister`, says Sanjay Singh; Twitterati give it back to AAP leader

Aam Aadmi Party leader Sanjay Singh's comment has not gone down well with Twitterati.

Jun 01, 2017, 16:04 PM IST
Impressed with 'gratitude of cow', Virender Sehwag shares amazing photograph on Twitter

Impressed with 'gratitude of cow', Virender Sehwag shares amazing photograph on Twitter

Former Indian cricketer Virender Sehwag, who is known to express his opinion on burning topics, took to Twitter to share a unique image.

Jun 01, 2017, 13:42 PM IST
Rajasthan High Court judge wants cow to be declared a national animal; Kerala HC declines to interfere with cattle sale ban notification

Rajasthan High Court judge wants cow to be declared a national animal; Kerala HC declines to interfere with cattle sale ban notification

The Kerala High Court on Wednesday declined to entertain a PIL seeking quashing of the Centre's notification banning sale and purchase of cattle for slaughter.

May 31, 2017, 23:01 PM IST
Huge controversy erupts as Youth Congress workers publicly butcher calf in Kerala - What they did

Huge controversy erupts as Youth Congress workers publicly butcher calf in Kerala - What they did

A major controversy has broken out after some Youth Congress workers allegedly butchered a calf publicly to protest the Centre's ban on sale of cattle for slaughtering.

May 29, 2017, 12:43 PM IST

Gadkari says cow vigilante groups 'not our people'

Gadkari's comments in an interview with PTI are the strongest yet repudiation of cow vigilante groups by the Modi government.

May 25, 2017, 20:17 PM IST
In Uttar Pradesh's Aligarh, five persons thrashed for slaughtering buffalo – Watch video

In Uttar Pradesh's Aligarh, five persons thrashed for slaughtering buffalo – Watch video

A group of five persons was in the process of slaughtering a buffalo when the blood of the animal oozed out of the gates of the dairy and was spotted by some bystanders.

May 12, 2017, 15:43 PM IST