'Bovine carcasses in Chenani town not slaughter'

Authorities on Friday asked people to maintain calm in Udhampur district of Jammu region asserting that three bovine carcasses found on Thursday most likely were result of poisoning and not slaughter.

NGT notice to Centre on plea to ban slaughter of cattle

The National Green Tribunal Wednesday sought response from the government on a lawyer's plea seeking nationwide ban on slaughter of indigenous breeds of cattle.

Boko Haram kills nearly 200 in 48 hours of Nigeria slaughter

Boko Haram kills nearly 200 in 48 hours of Nigeria slaughter

Boko Haram carried out a fresh wave of massacres in northeastern Nigeria on Friday, locals said, killing nearly 200 people in 48 hours of violence which President Muhammadu Buhari blasted as "inhuman and barbaric".

Maharashtra government may extend ban on mutton after beef

The Bombay High Court on Monday asked the Maharashtra government the reason for banning slaughter, possession and consumption of cows, bulls and bullocks only and not including other animals in the ban under the state's animal preservation laws.

Bombay HC disposes of plea as law banning bull slaughter enacted

A petition seeking enforcement of Maharashtra Animal Preservation (Amendment) Act, which bans slaughter of bullocks and bulls, was today disposed of by the Bombay High Court which said the law had already come into force.

Japan orders slaughter of 37,000 chickens in bird flu outbreak

Japan on Tuesday ordered the slaughter of some 37,000 chickens as officials announced the third bird flu outbreak in less than a month and pledged "all necessary measures" to contain the spread.

Islamic State's Jihadi John threatens slaughter in Britain

Islamic State's Jihadi John threatens slaughter in Britain

Jihadi John, the nickname given to a Briton who beheaded two British and two American nationals abducted by the Islamic State (IS) Sunni radical organisation, has threatened slaughter on the streets of Britain.

Defiant Jerusalem Jews hold ritual chicken slaughter

 Hundreds of ultra-Orthodox Jews took to the streets of Jerusalem on Thursday for a religious ritual involving the slaughter of chickens defying a government ban on practising it in public.

Maneka Gandhi says money through trade of slaughtered 'milking animals' goes into terrorism

Maneka Gandhi says money through trade of slaughtered 'milking animals' goes into terrorism

In the backdrop of strong demands for blanket ban on cow slaughtering from many Bharatiya Janata Party MPs, Union Minister for Women and Child Development Maneka Gandhi on Sunday said that money through illegal trade of slaughtered 'milking animals' goes into terrorism.

Avoid cow slaughter on Id, respect Hindu sentiments: Deoband

Leading Islamic seminary Deoband appealed to
Muslims to avoid cow slaughter on the festival as a mark of
respect for the feelings of Hindus.

Yeddyurappa hits out at criticism on legislation banning cow slaughter

Karnataka Chief Minister B S
Yeddyurappa today termed the Opposition`s criticism over the
legislation banning cow slaughter as politically motivated.