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Accused arrested in pregnant elephant's death in Kerala

The Kerala Forest Department on Friday (June 5) arrested one person in the killing of pregnant elephant Vinayaki in Palakkad, an incident that left millions of hearts bleeding across the country.

Jun 05, 2020, 15:24 PM IST

Zee News starts campaign to bring justice to the killed pregnant elephant

The death of the pregnant elephant in Kerala's Palakkad district after eating a pineapple filled with firecrackers, offered to her allegedly by some locals, has sparked a big debate on animal abuse and animal cruelty. A campaign started by Zee News has garnered immense support across all the sections of society.

Jun 05, 2020, 11:48 AM IST

Death of pregnant elephant in Kerala, Maneka Gandhi flays Kerala government

The tragic death of a pregnant elephant in Kerala has shaken the entire nation. The incident is of Mallapuran district where the innocent elephant had entered into a village in search of food, but the villagers fed her a pineapple stuffed with crackers.

Jun 04, 2020, 09:40 AM IST

'Joker' tribute to Joaquin Phoenix by Amul faces PETA ire

Oscar winner Phoenix made a moving acceptance speech on Monday where he spoke of the importance of animal rights and against dairy cruelty.

Feb 11, 2020, 17:24 PM IST

Virat Kohli named PETA India's 2019 Person of the Year

Virat Kohli is a vocal supporter of animal rights and his efforts to improve conditions for animals include sending a letter on PETA India's behalf to officials calling for the release of Malti, an elephant used for rides at Rajasthan's Amer Fort who was reportedly violently beaten by eight men.

Nov 20, 2019, 15:25 PM IST

Delhi air pollution hazardous for animals, PETA offers advice on keeping them safe

Animals suffer greatly from severe respiratory problems because of high air pollution. Studies show that domesticated, "indoor" animals have an increased risk of tumours when exposed to polluted air over an extended period of time, and the same is no doubt true of animals who live and sleep outdoors, like monkeys and community cats and dogs.
 

Nov 14, 2019, 14:31 PM IST

When Raveena Tandon rescued a kitten

Actress Raveena Tandon, known to be an animal lover, rescued a kitten recently.

Aug 02, 2019, 16:40 PM IST

Activists slam double standards at Shanghai Dog Show while China slaughters for meat

A country where millions of dogs are reportedly killed for human consumption each year, activists say a dog show celebrating the animal is a massive irony.

Apr 30, 2019, 09:45 AM IST

Madhuri Dixit Nene, Shriram Nene adopt a puppy

Actress-producer Madhuri Dixit Nene and her husband Shriram Nene have adopted an abandoned puppy rescued by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India.

Mar 20, 2019, 14:18 PM IST

Victoria Beckham bans use of animal skins from her clothing line

The 44-year-old fashion designer's latest pledge was commended by PETA.

Feb 13, 2019, 16:06 PM IST

Sonam Kapoor named PETA India's 2018 Person of the Year

Actress Sonam Kapoor, a vegan, has been named People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India's Person of the Year for 2018.

Dec 18, 2018, 11:34 AM IST

PETA accuses Priyanka, Nick of 'animal cruelty' for using elephant, horse at wedding

After a section of social media users cracked down on the use of firecrackers at the wedding celebrations of Bollywood star Priyanka Chopra and American singer Nick Jonas in Jodhpur, animal rights organisation PETA has raised a concern about the use of a horse and elephant at their nuptials.

Dec 03, 2018, 16:22 PM IST

Anushka Sharma promotes tiger conservation

She says, "Tigers - the glorious wild cats are in real danger of getting extinct and they need our help.

Nov 12, 2018, 12:21 PM IST

Going vegetarian one of my best decisions: Anushka Sharma

Anushka Sharma stars in a new campaign for People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India.

 

Jul 23, 2018, 10:52 AM IST

Richa Chadha becomes face of Save the Elephants campaign

The concern is largely about elephants who become victims of train accidents that occur on the tracks that pass through heavily forested areas. 

Jul 18, 2018, 13:39 PM IST

Breast is best: Pamela Anderson bats for breastfeeding, writes to UN

The disapproval of the resolution by the US government has garnered a lot of criticism and strong reactions from people.

Jul 11, 2018, 18:37 PM IST

Puppy clubbed to death by university staff, sparks outrage

Disturbing images of the animal lying in a pool of blood and of being put in a plastic bag later, went viral around the world. 

Jun 23, 2018, 07:10 AM IST

Sidharth Malhotra urges PM Modi to strengthen animal protection laws

On the work front, Sidharth will be seen in the Karan Johar-produced biopic on Kargil war hero Vikram Batra.

May 23, 2018, 16:34 PM IST

PETA India's gift for Prince Harry-Meghan wedding - A bull named Merry

Merry is currently residing at a sanctuary in Maharashtra. He was found alone, suffering from a deep wound on his neck when he was rescued by PETA.

May 20, 2018, 09:43 AM IST

PETA urges IIT-Bombay to consider ban on non-veg food on campus

Days after the institute clarified that it had not banned such edibles.

Feb 08, 2018, 20:07 PM IST