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Odisha: Farmers Let Loose Cattle In Govt Office In Protest

Aug 24, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

The farmers were angry over lack of steps to protect their crops from damage by herds of stray cattle,

Assam Wants More Cows Than Bulls, Mulls Sex-Selective Insemination

Jul 15, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma stressed the move as a way to end the slaughter of bulls by increasing the number of cows.

No Beef Within 5 Km Of Temples: Assam CM Tables Cattle Preservation Bill

The proposed law prohibits selling and buying of beef in areas which are inhabited by ‘non-beef eating communities’ as well as within a radius of 5 km of any temple.

Kerala's 'Periyar Cow' Gets New Lease On Life In Face Of Extinction

Jul 08, 2021 PTI

The Kerala State Livestock Development Board decided to adopt its pair of bulls for semen collection, giving a chance to bring back older breeds, whose genetic stock was not easily available

Three Lynched In Tripura On Suspicion Of Cattle Theft: Police

Those killed were identified as Jayed Hossain (30), Billal Miah (28) and Saiful Islam (18), all residents of Sonamura subdivision in the Sepahijala district.

06 March, 2021

Cattle-Smuggling Case: CBI Issues Lookout Notice Against TMC Leader Binay Mishra's Brother

Outlook Web Bureau

The CBI also named Binay Mishra as a co-accused in its supplementary charge sheet filed in the cattle-smuggling case last month.

31 December, 2020

CBI Summons Mamata Nephew’s Aide In Cattle Smuggling Case


The CBI has also issued a lookout circular against Binay Mishra to prevent him from leaving the country.

31 December, 2020

Cattle Smuggling Case: CBI Raids Multiple Locations In Bengal


CBI is conducting searches at two premises of TMC leader Vinay Mishra in Kolkata among other locations, they said.

19 October, 2019

'Govt's Love For Cow Is Only On Paper': Chidambaram Over Decline In Indigenous Cattle Population

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'Population of indigenous cattle declined by 6% between 2012 and 2019. Meaning, the government's love for the cow is only on paper. It does not translate into increased productivity or fertility,' former Finance Minister P Chidambaram said.

29 July, 2019

Watch: Stray Cow Walks Into Classroom At IIT Bombay

Outlook Web Bureau

The video of the uninvited attendee in the classroom has been going viral on the internet.

25 July, 2019

Post-Mortem Confirms Dogs Killed Cows In UP Shelter, Sarpanch Suspended

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According to veterinary officer Hemant Kumar, the post-mortem of the cow carcasses was conducted by a three-member panel which found dog attack as the cause of deaths.


19 July, 2019

Three Men Lynched In Bihar Village On Suspicion Of Cattle Theft

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The incident took place in the wee hours at Paigambarpur village under Baniapur police station.

26 June, 2019

Two Men Thrashed By Mob In Gurugram For Allegedly Smuggling Cattle, Arrested

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The incident came to light, when a group of cow protection unit of Gurugram received a tip-off about a gang, trying to sneak in with a beef consignment.

03 January, 2019

Thousands Of Mentally Ill People Chained Like Cattle For Years In Sheds In UP

Outlook Web Bureau

According to Article 21, every person with mental illness shall not only have a right to live with dignity but shall be protected from cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment.

20 October, 2017


23 September, 2017

Modi Launches Cattle Health Fair In Varanasi, Says Nation Is BJP's Top Priority, Not Votes

Outlook Web Bureau

Referring to the mega animal fair being organised for the first time on 1800 acres of land here, he said "these animals don't go to cast their ballot. They are not anyone's voters."

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

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Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz