Animal Cruelty
Opinion  /  Published 31.12.20

Changing plan: Rajinikanth to not launch party

Sir — It was unfortunate to read that the Tamil superstar, Rajinikanth, has declared that he will not foray into politics, citing ill health and his general vulnerability to Covid-19. The announ...
By The Telegraph in

Calcutta  /  Published 28.12.20

Cats and dogs ‘caged’ in Calcutta complex

A resident of a housing complex on EM Bypass has been charged with cruelty towards animals after a woman from a nearby complex accused him of caging cats and dogs in his apartment, police said. The c...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 23.10.20

Police probes Persian cat murder

Lower Bazar police on Thursday began a probe into the suspicious death of a Persian male cat following an FIR under different sections of the IPC and Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act. A Kantatoli...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

India  /  Published 10.09.20

SC: query on legal status of animals

By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 02.08.20

Many tongues

Sir — A person’s mother tongue is an inextricable part of his or her identity. If the mother tongue is not given its due, then the community which speaks it is doomed. This was the primary...
By The Telegraph in


Opinion  /  Published 01.08.20

To be expected: Celebrities pitch in during the pandemic

Sir — The pandemic has seen a few Bollywood celebrities put their immense resources to good use. While Shah Rukh Khan turned his office space into a quarantine facility, Sonu Sood helped migrant...
By The Telegraph in

Jharkhand  /  Published 09.10.18

Permit push to curb dog cruelty in Jharkhand

Jharkhand Animal Welfare Board has issued a public notice to dog breeders, traders and handlers to get breeding and trading licence under provisions of Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (Dog Breeding a...
By Vijay Deo Jha in Ranchi

Opinion  /  Published 18.06.19

The abuse of elephants is a matter of shame

Sir — It is heartening that Kerala has decided to rescue elephants that have been tortured by their owners or mahouts. This move was long overdue; there has been a slew of elephant deaths in the sta...
By The Telegraph in

Opinion  /  Published 05.02.19

Cricketer Mithali Raj's stupendous feat

Sir — It is a matter of great pride for Indian cricket lovers that the ace Indian cricketer, Mithali Raj, has become the first woman in the game to play 200 one-day international matches. This is a ...
By The Telegraph in

West Bengal  /  Published 14.11.19

Complaint after 6 stray dogs are electrocuted

A woman has lodged a complaint of cruelty towards animals against some of her neighbours and blamed them for causing the death of six stray dogs in the locality on Tuesday.Six dogs, including a female...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta


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