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Bullock Cart Race: Supreme Court To Hear Tamil Nadu & Karnataka on Maharashtra’s Application

Nov 29, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

“For the nature of the issue involved, it may be appropriate to hear the parties appearing in proceedings pending in this court pertaining to the state of Tamil Nadu and state of Karnataka in particular,” the bench said.

India's 'Jallikattu' Out Of Oscars 2021 Race In Best International Feature Film Category

Feb 10, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

In the nominations round, Academy members from all branches are invited to opt-in to participate and must view all 15 shortlisted films in order to cast a ballot.

Rahul Gandhi Watches Bull-Taming Sport Jallikattu In Tamil Nadu

Gandhi was accompanied by senior party leaders KC Venugopal, TNCC chief KS Alagiri and Puducherry Chief Minister V Narayansamy at the Jallikattu venue.

Watch: Bull-Taming Event Jallikattu Starts Today Amid Covid-19 Restrictions

Jan 14, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

The state government has limited the number of audience at 50 per cent of the number of participants at the event in Madurai's Avaniyapuram.

Rahul Gandhi To Attend Jallikattu Event In Madurai On January 14

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi will visit Tamil Nadu on January 14 and partake in Pongal celebrations, Congress’ Tamil Nadu unit president K S Alagiri said.

23 December, 2020

Permission To Hold Jallikattu Granted By Tamil Nadu Govt

Outlook Web Bureau

As per the government's directive, the spectators at the Jallikattu event cannot be more than 50% of the gathering at the event.

17 April, 2020

Hundreds Take Part In Jallikattu Winner Bull's Funeral Procession, Two Cops Suspended

Outlook Web Bureau

Following the death, several villagers paid homage to the dead bull and it was carried around the village in a procession leading to the participation of many more.

02 February, 2018

Supreme Court Refers Pleas Against Jallikattu To Constitution Bench, Formulates Five Questions

Outlook Web Bureau

Tamil Nadu and Maharashtra have amended the central law, the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act, 1960, and allowed Jallikattu and bullock cart racing, respectively.

16 January, 2018

Three People Killed In Jallikattu Event In Last 24 Hours Amid Big Prizes Offered By Leaders

Outlook Web Bureau

A teen spectator was gored to death while watching Jallikattu in Madurai on Monday.

15 January, 2018

19-Year-Old Jallikattu Spectator Dies After Being Gored By Bull In Tamil Nadu

Outlook Web Bureau

Around 25 people sustained injuries in the event

10 January, 2018

Animals Welfare Board Issues Guidelines For Conduct of Jallikattu, Says Put Bulls On Nicotine, Cocaine Tests

Outlook Web Bureau

"During the event, one-day insurance, which is already in practice, should be made compulsory for the bulls, bullocks, bull owners [and] participants."

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.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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