Torture including over-drives and over-loads and unnecessary killing of any animal will be dealt with stringent punishment and heavy fines, according to the Environment Ministry`s proposed draft Animal Welfare Act, 2011.
Keen to work
together in the field of security, India and Malaysia on Wednesday
decided to explore possibilities of collaborative projects in
the defence sector and enhance cooperation in counter-
Testing nuclear weapon has not
enhanced India`s national security, veteran diplomat and
Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar has said, noting that
Pakistan also acquired the atomic bomb within three weeks
after the Pokhran II.
Karnataka CM BS Yeddyurappa, who recently sailed through the second trust of
confidence, on Saturday said that there was no need for `Operation
Lotus` (to lure other parties` MLAs) to boost the strength of
BJP in the Assembly.