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Bidens Welcome New Puppy And Cat; White House Welcomes Commander As Major Gets A Boot

Dec 21, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

Commander was born September 1 and arrived at the White House on Monday afternoon, a gift from the president's brother, James Biden, and sister-in-law Sara Biden.

Covid-19: Fresh Outbreak Prompts China To Lock Down 1,500 University Students

Nov 15, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

The several dozen cases were reported at Zhuanghe University City and hundreds of students were transferred to hotels for observation.

Licence For Pets, Feeding Centres For Street Dogs: Kerala HC’s Solutions To End Stray Dog Menace

The court also said that only those organisations or volunteers who are registered with the Animal Welfare Board of India (AWBI) can carry out feeding or birth control activities.

Fake Claims About Taxes On Pets And Cows Helped Cong Win, Says Himachal CM

Apr 08, 2021 Ashwani Sharma

Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur says Congress lies about plans to tax dogs, cats and cows had helped party win two key municipal corporation elections

Covid Lockdown: Pet Food Sales Sour 20 Per Cent As Pet Adoption Increases In 2020

Popular brands Pedigree, Whiskas, IAMS, and Temptations, and Purina, owned by Swiss FMCG major Nestle, witnessed high double-digit growth last year.

08 November, 2020

Joe Biden To Bring 'DOTUS, Dogs Of The United States', To White House


The White House is set to welcome the Bidens' two German Shepherds, one of which will be the first rescue dog to live in the presidential house.

06 June, 2020

All-pet Jet A ‘Fanciful Thought’ As It Violates Air Safety Norms: Aviation Experts

Jeevan Prakash Sharma

Aviation experts say that all-pet jet can only be a fanciful thought as it is practically not safe to allow a person to carry as many pets as he or she wants even if an aircraft is reserved by paying a hefty amount.

07 April, 2020

Hundreds Of Abandoned Animals Found Dead At Pakistan Pet Markets


As the virus pandemic grew, Pakistan's major cities were plunged into lockdown, forcing many shops to close. It left pet shop owners blocked from their businesses, some resorting to sneaking in at night to feed the animals.

06 November, 2018

'Kukkur Tihar': When Dogs Are Worshipped A Day Ahead Of Diwali

Outlook Web Bureau

On the second day of Tihar, Nepal's autumnal religious festival, dogs are honoured, celebrated and worshipped.

04 July, 2018

Burari Deaths: Family’s Dog Who Was Found Chained Showing Signs Of Improvement, Says Animal Rights Activist

Outlook Web Bureau

Tommy, as he was referred to by his owners, had been tied to a grill upstairs, before the family members allegedly committed suicide

06 June, 2018

Plan To Put Leash On Dog Numbers At Home Incenses Pet Owners in Bangalore

Harsha Raj Gatty

The civic body administering the Karnataka capital is modifying pet laws. Infuriated, dog owners fear the result could only be a surge in the city’s stray population.

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.

PTI Photo

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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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.

Jan 15, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

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