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06 September 2017
View news from India Issues on Cattle Trade to be Resolved Soon, Says Minister
INDIA - The issues related to the notification on cattle trade, which was stayed by the Madras High Court, will be resolved soon, Union environment minister Harsh Vardhan said on Monday....
30 August 2017
View news from India Cabinet Approves MoU Between India, Brazil for Cooperation in Cattle Production
INDIA - The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi was apprised of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed between India and Brazil for cooperation in the fields of Zebu Cattle Genomics and Assisted Reproductive Technologies. The MoU...
17 August 2017
View news from India UP, MP May Buy Maha's Instant Beef Testing Kits
INDIA - Members of the Uttar Pradesh (UP) Forensic Science Laboratory (FSL) as well as officers of the Madhya Pradesh Police earlier this month met with their Maharashtra counterpart to learn more about the instant beef testing kits being used in the...
14 August 2017
View news from India Law Itself Allows Cattle Slaughter, SC Tells Central Govt
INDIA - If slaughtering cattle for food or religious sacrifice is allowed under the Prevention of Cruelty Act, why did the government ban the sale of cattle for these purposes in the new livestock market rules, the Supreme Court asked the Centre on Friday....
11 August 2017
View news from India PM Should Ban Beef Completely or Put No Restrictions, Says Congress Leader
INDIA - Congress leader Aslam Sheikh on Friday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi should either completely ban beef across India or not put any kind of restrictions on its sale or consumption anywhere in the country, reported ANI....
08 August 2017
View news from India BJP Seeks Probe into Cattle Deaths
INDIA - AS the State BJP demanded a probe into cattle vaccination against Theileriosis, Fisheries and Animal Resources Development Minister Damodar Rout on Monday said, he has directed an inquiry into cattle deaths due to Theileria disease....
25 July 2017
View news from India Central Govt Seeks More Time on Cattle Slaughter Rules
INDIA - The Centre on Monday asked the Supreme Court for more time to report back on the progress in modifying the controversial cattle slaughter ban rules. "Everything in totality is being considered," it said....
19 July 2017
View news from India Cattle Sale Ban Intended for Animal Welfare, Says Government
INDIA - The ban on sale and purchase of cattle from animal markets for slaughter was intended at the welfare of animals and tackling illegal sale and smuggling, the government has informed the Lok Sabha....
18 July 2017
View news from India Cattle Trade Ban Hits Restaurants in Q2 as Meat Prices Rise
INDIA - The ban on trading cattle for slaughter hit the restaurant business during the previous quarter, with supplies of meat and meat-related food curtailed and prices on the rise, restaurateurs and traders said....
17 July 2017
View news from India Cattle Sale Ban: SC to Hear Plea Seeking Modification of 11 July Order
INDIA - The Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear a plea seeking modification of its 11 July order that extended the stay of Madras High Court (HC) on Centre's notification banning sale and purchase of cattle from markets across the country....
13 July 2017
View news from India New Cattle Trade Rules Flawed, Say experts
INDIA - The Centre’s new notification on cattle trade, which the Supreme Court stayed on Tuesday, will not stand judicial scrutiny as it is ultra vires, former Lok Sabha Secretary General and constitutional expert PDT Achary said on Wednesday....
12 July 2017
View news from India SC Extends Centre's Ban on Sale of Cattle for Slaughter
INDIA - The Supreme Court on Tuesday extended across the country the Madras High Court order, putting on hold the Centre's notification banning the sale and purchase of cattle for slaughter from the cattle market....
10 July 2017
View news from India TN Cow Trade Body Moves SC Against Centre's Cattle Sale Order
INDIA - A Tamil Nadu-based cow trade organisation going by the name of Maattu Vyapaarigal Matrum Tholilalargal Sangam moved the Supreme Court on Monday against the Centre's new cattle trade rules....
06 July 2017
View news from India Call for CBI Probe into Hyderabad's 'Illegal Slaughterhouses'
INDIA - Hyderabad-based Senior Telangana BJP leader G Kishan Reddy demanded a CBI probe into a "beef mafia" operating in Hyderabad through "illegal" slaughterhouses....
05 July 2017
View news from India New Beef Ban Rules, Cow Protection Vigilantes on SC Menu
INDIA - Cow politics has finally trudged back up to the Supreme Court in the form of two separate-yet-linked issues, both concerning the right to choice of food. As more petitions are likely to be filed with the highest court of the land, it has asked...
30 June 2017
View news from India India's Loss Brazil's Gain: Cattle Trade Ban Hits Buffalo Meat Exports
INDIA - Brazil has exceeded India as the world's biggest exporter of buffalo meat, thanks to the recent ban imposed on the sale and transportation of live animals across the country....
27 June 2017
View news from India Rules Banning Sale of Cattle for Slaughter to be Revised
INDIA - The Union government has decided to revise the controversial livestock market regulations that banned sale of cattle for slaughter in open markets across the country. There has been confusion ever since these new rules under the Prevention of...
26 June 2017
View news from India BJP's 'Beef Ban' Threatens to Derail Their North East Ambitions
INDIA - The BJP juggernaut rolls on in the North East. The party, which has been gathering momentum after its thumping election win in Assam and a less spectacular victory in Manipur, is now looking to repeat its performance in Meghalaya, the hill state...
23 June 2017
View news from India LDF Protest Against Ban on Sale of Cattle for Slaughter
INDIA - Ruling Communist Party of India (Marxist) (CPI-M) led the Left Democratic Front (LDF) in Kerala, staging protest marches across the state against the Centre's notification banning sale and purchase of cattle for slaughter in animal markets....
22 June 2017
View news from India Amid Cattle Slaughter Row, Punjab Budget Bats for Pigs; TN Waits for Courts to Decide on Trade Restrictions
INDIA - Even as the Centre's ban on cattle sale for slaughter at animal markets has triggered a country-wide debate, Punjab government on Tuesday announced setting up of new pig breeding farms, saying "there was need to diversify in agriculture allied...
21 June 2017
View news from India Tamil Nadu Assembly: DMK Stages Walkout Over Cattle Ban Issue
INDIA - The opposition Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) walked out of the Tamil Nadu legislative assembly on Tuesday, protesting against the unsatisfactory response of the state government to recent cattle market rules....
20 June 2017
View news from India There are No Cattle Markets in Goa, Says Chief Minister
GOA - Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Sunday said that the ban on the sale of cattle for slaughter rule does not apply to Goa as "there are no cattle markets in the state."...
16 June 2017
View news from India BJP Allies in Christian-majority NE India Oppose Cattle Trade Rules
INDIA - The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) allies in three Christian-majority states of Nagaland, Mizoram and Meghalaya have opposed the central government’s new cattle trade and slaughter rules....
15 June 2017
View news from India Supreme Court Serves Notice to Centre; Reply Sought Within 2 Weeks
INDIA - Hearing a plea challenging the Centre’s notification on cattle slaughter ban, the Supreme Court (SC) on Thursday asked the government to file its response within two weeks before the court hears the matter again on 11 July....
13 June 2017
View news from India Meghalaya Assembly Passes Resolution Against Cattle Slaughter Ban
INDIA - The Meghalaya Assembly on Monday unanimously passed a resolution opposing the Centre’s notification banning the sale and purchase of cattle at animal markets for slaughter and demanded its withdrawal as it would “impact the economy of the...
08 June 2017
View news from India Supreme Court to Hear Plea on New Cattle Notification
INDIA - The Supreme Court on Wednesday agreed to hear a petition challenging the Centre’s new notification restricting sale of cattle in livestock markets for the purpose of slaughter and religious animal sacrifices....
05 June 2017
View news from India Cattle Slaughter Ban: Govt Open to Suggestions on Notification
INDIA - The government on Sunday said it is open to suggestions made by various groups on the cattle slaughter notification and was not viewing it as a prestige issue, amid a raging row over the order....
01 June 2017
View news from India Meghalaya BJP Leader Quits Party Protesting Against Cattle Trade Rule
INDIA - s the Central government confronts strong opposition to its new rule banning cattle trade for slaughter in south and the northeast, a BJP leader in Meghalaya has resigned in protest. ...
 
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