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Two die during grand 'Jallikattu' event in Tamil Nadu's Pudukottai

The bull taming sporting event, coordinated by Tamil Nadu Health Minister C Vijayabaskar at Viralimalai saw the participation of 1,354 bulls and 424 tamers.

Jan 21, 2019, 09:47 AM IST

On Day 1 of Jallikattu, 48 bull-tamers injured

At least 48 bull tamers, participating bull-taming sport 'jallikattu' held at Madurai's Palamedu in Tamil Nadu as part of the Pongal festivities, were injured on Wednesday. Out of the 48, 14 are seriously injured. 

Jan 17, 2019, 14:21 PM IST

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Jan 15, 2019, 20:44 PM IST

5W1H: Season’s first Jallikattu organized in Tamil Nadu

Bull tamers participated in the season’s first Jallikattu which was conducted in Tamil Nadu. This year several changes have been made in the process of taking part in its traditional bull-taming event. Watch full video to know more.

Jan 15, 2019, 17:30 PM IST

Tamil Nadu becoming 'training centre' for extremists, says Union Minister Pon Radhakrishnan, sparks row

MoS Pon Radhakrishnan has said that Tamil Nadu is no longer a peaceful state.

Feb 15, 2018, 12:04 PM IST

SC frames 5 questions on Jallikattu case, refers matter to Constitution bench

The Supreme Court has referred the matter relating to Tamil Nadu's bull taming sport Jallikattu to a Constitution bench. The apex court has framed five questions to be adjudicated by Constitution bench in the matter.

 

Feb 02, 2018, 11:08 AM IST

Three spectators attacked, killed by bulls during Jallikattu in Tamil Nadu

In a village in Sivaganga district -- around 500 km from here -- two persons were killed when a bull attacked them on being released. Around 50 persons were injured in the attack.

Jan 16, 2018, 17:14 PM IST

Teenager gored to death during Jallikattu festival in Tamil Nadu's Madurai

Kalimuthu, hailing from Dindigul district, suffered serious injuries when a bull attacked him while he was near the bull collection point by the animal owners.

Jan 15, 2018, 17:23 PM IST

Pongal celebrated in Tamil Nadu, Puducherry; Jallikattu peps up festive zeal

The harvest festival of 'Pongal' was celebrated with traditional fervour across Tamil Nadu and Puducherry on Sunday.

Jan 14, 2018, 21:13 PM IST

With 3000 bulls and 1000 bull tamers, Jallikattu begins in Madurai

The three-day Jallikattu event – a bull-taming sport – began in several parts of Tamil Nadu, including Madurai.

Jan 14, 2018, 11:24 AM IST

Now Aadhaar mandatory for Jallikattu in Madurai

The Madurai District administration on Thursday made Aadhaar mandatory for all bull tamers participating in Jallikattu event.

Jan 11, 2018, 22:19 PM IST

Report on jallikattu violence in another 8 months: Panel

The one-man commission of inquiry probing the violence during the jallikattu (taming of bull) protests in Tamil Nadu, on Thursday said it will submit its report in another eight months.

Nov 16, 2017, 23:58 PM IST

SC issues notice to Tamil Nadu on PETA's plea on Jallikattu

SC on Monday sought the response from the Tamil Nadu government on a plea of animal rights body PETA.

Nov 06, 2017, 19:23 PM IST

President gives assent, buffalo sport 'Kambala' now legal in Karnataka

Earlier in February, the Karnataka Government had passed an amendment bill in the state assembly to legalise the traditional buffalo race Kambala.

Jul 04, 2017, 00:37 AM IST

Tamil Nadu: Bull used for jallikattu had 38.4 kg of plastic bags, LED bulb in stomach

Veterinarians at an institute here have removed 38.4 kg of plastic bags and a LED bulb from the stomach of a bull.

Apr 20, 2017, 11:37 AM IST

Two dead, 80 injured during Jalikattu in Tamil Nadu village

At least two spectators died on Sunday during Jallikattu event in Tamil Nadu.

Apr 17, 2017, 13:25 PM IST

78 injured in Jallikattu held at Tamil Nadu

Seventy eight bull tamers and spectators, who were injured in Jallikattu (bull taming) held in Tiurchirappalli and Pudukottai districts, have been admitted to hospitals.

 

Mar 20, 2017, 16:08 PM IST

M K Stalin turns 65; gets bull among gift

DMK Working President M K Stalin today celebrated his 65th birthday with cadres greeting him with presents of a large number of books and a bull.

Mar 01, 2017, 17:02 PM IST

Jallikattu organised in Tamil Nadu, 47 injured

Forty seven persons, including 23 bull tamers, were injured during the Jallikattu conducted at Thirukanurpatti near here

Feb 27, 2017, 10:13 AM IST

Kambala bill sent to President for assent

A Bill passed recently by Karnataka Assembly to legalise traditional buffalo race "Kambala" and bullock cart races has been sent to the President for his assent, Law and Parliamentary Affairs Minister T B Jayachandra said today.

Feb 22, 2017, 22:37 PM IST