India to get its first elephant sanctuary near Bengaluru
India to get its first elephant sanctuary near Bengaluru

India's first elephant sanctuary would soon come up in a fenced forested space near Bengaluru, a rights group said Thursday.

Use glass-free strings to fly kites this Sankranti, urges PETA
Use glass-free strings to fly kites this Sankranti, urges PETA

Looking at the rising number of bird injuries due to the use of glass-coated strings 'manja' by the kite flyers in India on Makar Sankranti festival, PETA urges people to go for standard cotton strings instead.

Sarah Palin bites back at PETA over controversial dog post

Former Republican Party US vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin, who triggered a new controversy by posting a photo of her six-year-old son standing on a family dog, on Sunday hit back at animal rights groups for their criticism and asked them to "chill".

PETA thanks Kapil Sharma for compassion towards animals
PETA thanks Kapil Sharma for compassion towards animals

People for Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) staff will make an appearance on "Comedy Nights With Kapil" to thank its host Kapil Sharma and his crew for their compassion towards animals.

Narendra Modi, Rekha named India's hottest vegetarian celebs
Narendra Modi, Rekha named India's hottest vegetarian celebs

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and veteran actress Rekha have been named the hottest vegetarian celebrities by People For the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA).

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).

Snake 'eats' man, sets off Internet tizzy

A young American naturalist, filmmaker and adventurer in the Amazon has set off an Internet stir after he claimed he offered himself for dinner to a giant snake for a TV show.

Chic Ayesha Takia poses with chick for PETA
Chic Ayesha Takia poses with chick for PETA

Ahead of World Vegan Day on Nov 1, actress Ayesha Takia has posed with a fluffy chick for a new ad campaign for encouraging everyone to give up meat.

Elephants still being subjected to torture in circuses: PETA
Elephants still being subjected to torture in circuses: PETA

Elephants are still "tortured" in circuses despite a decision by Animal Welfare Board of India last year to ban their registration for performing in such shows, an animal rights group has alleged.

Chinchillas named after Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie
Chinchillas named after Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie

 Animal rights group PETA has named a pair of rescued chinchillas after Hollywood couple Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt, who got married at the weekend, as a gift to mark the occasion.

Dipannita does not use exotic skin

Model-turned-actress Dipannita Sharma has appeared in the latest advertisement of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) to highlight the horror of using reptile skins for exotic fashion.

`Say no to zoos`, PETA says through music

The Raghu Dixit Project, a folk music group joined hands with People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) to mark the World Music Day today, propagating the message against caging animals in zoos.

PETA slams Gaga for putting jewellery on her pet

Pop star Lady Gaga has come under fire from animal rights activists PETA, who have criticised the singer for putting jewellery on her pet dog.

Raveena wants new government to focus on northeast India

Actress Raveena Tandon, who is here for a store launch, says she loves the region and hopes the new government works for its development.

Raveena Tandon to judge `Ent...Ke Liye Kuch Bhi Karega`

Actress Raveena Tandon is set to replace Farah Khan as a judge on reality show `Entertainment Ke Liye Kuch Bhi Karega` as the filmmaker is busy with her next movie `Happy New Year`.

I`m not on Facebook: Raveena Tandon

Actress Raveena Tandon recently posted on her official Twitter handle that she is not on Facebook and it was hacked a few years ago.

`Michelle Obama, we need to talk!`

"Michelle Obama, we need to talk..." say three young girls on behalf of animal rights group PETA , urging the US First Lady to use reusable plastic or ceramic eggs.

Ban sale of animal tested products: PETA to Government

After strongly campaigning for a ban on testing of cosmetics and household products on animals, the animal rights group PETA has now urged the Health Ministry to ban the sale and marketing of such products in the country.

Tannishtha turns `angel` to urge animal adoption

Tannishtha Chatterjee, who was recently seen in Madhuri Dixit-starrer ‘Gulaab Gang’, has urged people to promote the adoption of homeless dogs and cats.

PETA, Maha government slug it out in HC on shifting `Sunder`

Maharashtra government and animal rights group PETA today continued their court battle over relocation of a male elephant which was allegedly tortured while in custody of a temple in Kolhapur.