HC dismisses petitions seeking permission to hold Jallikattu

The Madras High Court today dismissed a batch of petitions seeking permission to hold Jallikaattu or taming the bull sport during temple festivals.

DMK urges TN Govt to seek review of SC ban on jallikattu

DMK chief M Karunanidhi on Sunday urged the Jayalalithaa Government in Tamil Nadu to seek review of the Supreme Court`s verdict banning `jallikattu`, describing the popular bull taming sport as a symbol of Tamil culture.

Jairam Ramesh welcomes ban on use of bull for Jallikattu

Union Minister Jairam Ramesh today welcomed the Supreme Court ban on the use of bulls for the Jallikattu events or bullock-cart races across the country and expressed hope that it will put an end to a barbaric practice.

SC bans Tamil Nadu bull fights, bullock cart races

Urging the government to accord constitutional status to animal rights, the Supreme Court Wednesday banned Tamil Nadu`s centuries-old Jallikattu bull fights.

SC bans Tamil Nadu bull fights

The Supreme Court Wednesday banned Tamil Nadu`s centuries-old Jallikattu bull fights.

35 injured during Jallikattu

Thirty five persons, including bull tamers and spectators, were injured on Tuesday in the `Jallikattu` (bull taming sport) at Avaniyapuram here, organised as part of "Pongal harvest festival.

Fifty injured during Jallikattu

About 50 persons, including bull tamers and spectators, were injured in the Jallikattu (taming of the bull) event conducted at nearby Sakkudi as part of a temple festival here on Sunday, police said.

Twenty two injured during Jallikattu in TN

Twenty two persons were injured, in the Jallikattu (taming of the bull) event that took place at Palamedu town as a part of Pongal harvest festival.

Supreme Court declines to stay Jallikattu

Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to stay Tamil Nadu`s traditional bull fight Jallikattu for the upcoming festival of Pongal starting next month.

Jallikattu held in 18 villages in TN

The famous bull-taming festival `Jallikattu` was conducted in 18 villages since February by organisers after filing separate writ petitions, the Government said today.

40 injured during Jallikattu in Tamil Nadu

More than 40 people, including spectators, were injured during bull taming sport, `Jallikattu`, at Sakkudi.

HC nod for "jallikattu" with conditions

Madras High Court on Thursday
permitted holding of the traditional sport of "jallikattu" which is popular in rural areas
of Tamil Nadu.

Hema Malini urges ban on Tamil Nadu`s Jallikattu

Hema Malini has written to Jairam Ramesh on behalf of PETA urging him to ban Tamil Nadu`s popular bull taming sport.

47 injured in jallikattu

As many as 47 people were
injured, seven of them seriously, in a bull-taming sport of
jallikattu held during the St. Antony`s Church festival at a
village here today.

38 injured in Jallikattu in Tamil Nadu

In the third such incident in successive days, 38 people were injured in a
bull-taming sport of Jallikattu held here as part of Pongal
festivities.

Jallikattu: SC guidelines to be strictly followed

The district administration on Monday
said that it would strictly implement the Supreme Court`s
direction and guidelines during the "Jallikattu".

Jallikattu law to be enforced soon: TN to SC

Tamil Nadu on Monday
told the Supreme Court that a comprehensive law has been put
in place to regulate the controversial bull-taming sport of
`Jallikattu` organised in the state as a part of harvest
season celebration.