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Lalu Prasad, other fodder scam convicts asked to stay in open jail to rear cattle

Lalu Prasad has been sentenced to three and a half years in jail in the fodder scam case.

Jan 09, 2018, 12:16 PM IST

Cow vigilantism: Don't ferry cattle at night to avoid misunderstanding, advises Jamiat

Jamiat leaders said many dairy farmers and cattle owners get targeted by cow vigilantes under the impression that the animals were being transported for slaughtering.

Dec 28, 2017, 23:17 PM IST

10,000 kg narcotics, Rs 49 lakh fake notes, cattle heads seized from Indian borders

The Border Security Force, raised in 1965, comprises about 2.5 lakh personnel and is the country's largest border guarding force. 

Nov 30, 2017, 06:44 AM IST

Jharkhand: Cattle rescued from illegal slaughter house

The police on Thursday rescued over 40 cattle from an illegal slaughter house at Dhatkidih under Bistupur police station here.

Sep 01, 2017, 00:04 AM IST

Haryana to tag stray cattle, impose fines

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said that the state government would send stray cattle to `gaushalas` and `Nandishalas` before August 15.

Jul 22, 2017, 19:09 PM IST

Row erupts over new cattle slaughter rules; government indicates rethink

In the wake of stiff opposition from some states, including Kerala, to the new rules, the central government is likely to exempt buffaloes from the 'no slaughter' list, an official said.

May 29, 2017, 23:07 PM IST

SC rejects PIL seeking complete ban on cow slaughter

In August last year, around 36 beef dealers associations across Maharashtra filed a petition in the top court challenging the ban on the slaughtering of cow.

Jan 27, 2017, 13:13 PM IST

Cattle corridor: Massive rise in cow trafficking and slaughter in India

Even as politics over the beef ban continues to rage, the smuggling and trafficking of cows across India continues unabated. Watch the full report on Cattle corridor in India.

Oct 25, 2015, 23:36 PM IST

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat breaks silence on cow slaughter

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat broke his silence on cow slaughter for the first time today. He pointed towards Kenya, Africa and said that cow slaughter is forbidden in Kenya as well.

Oct 24, 2015, 19:27 PM IST

Cow trafficking: Truck carrying 70 cows seized in Ajmer

There seems to be no end to illegal transportation of bovines in the region. A truck carrying 70 cattle was seized in ajmer.

Oct 21, 2015, 19:50 PM IST

Four more suspects arrested in Prashant Poojary murder case

Four more persons have been arrested in connection with the murder of Bajrang Dal activist Prashant Poojary.

Oct 21, 2015, 09:44 AM IST

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.

Sep 30, 2015, 15:40 PM IST

'Cattle-loving' Phillip Hughes wanted to sell 200 bulls a year post retirement

As family, friends, former teammates and cricket greats gathered in thousands at Macksville on Wednesday for late batsman Phillip Hughes' funeral, his close friend Corey Ireland delivered a heart-melting tribute explaining that his cattle-loving late friend wanted to sell 200 bulls a year.

Dec 03, 2014, 18:32 PM IST

Cattle smugglers fire at members of cow protection group in Faridabad

Suspected cow smugglers allegedly opened fire on members of a cow protection group and some policemen at Ballabgarh here.

Nov 12, 2014, 16:41 PM IST

India orders SSB to stop cattle smuggling to Nepal

The ministry of home affairs has ordered the paramilitary Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) to ensure that cattle are not taken illegally across the border into Nepal for sacrifice during the Gadhimai festival.

Nov 04, 2014, 19:02 PM IST

Ensure no torture to cattle on way to Nepal: SC to Centre

The Supreme Court on Monday asked the Centre to ensure that cattle, exported from India to Nepal for sacrifice at Gadhimai festival in that country, are not tortured and starved on their way.

Nov 03, 2014, 21:41 PM IST

Himachal to set up board to solve cattle menace

 Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh has favoured constitution of a board to look into providing shelter to stray animals.

Oct 24, 2014, 17:44 PM IST

India’s livestock population decreases by 3.33 percent: Census

The population of indigenous cattle has decreased by 8.94 per cent even as the number of female animals has increased.

Sep 06, 2014, 11:41 AM IST

India's livestock population drops by 3.33%

India's livestock population including cattle and sheep has dropped by 3.33 percent to 51.20 crore in 2012 from over the 2007 level.

Sep 03, 2014, 19:03 PM IST

Study reveals how cattle evolved to have 2 toes

A new study has revealed that during evolutionary diversification of vertebrate limbs, the number of toes in even-toed ungulates such as cattle and pigs was reduced and transformed into paired hooves.

Jun 19, 2014, 18:41 PM IST