India  /  Published 02.07.20

No funds, cows starve in UP

Around 60 cows at a shed in Uttar Pradesh, whose chief minister has professed the protection of the “cow mother” as one of his priorities and set up a Rs 613-crore fund, have been starving...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 02.04.20

Cows feast on strawberries

Some of the cattle in the country are getting treated to strawberries and broccoli that farmers are struggling to transport and sell in cities amid the three-week lockdown.Demand for such premium farm...
By Reuters in Satara

India  /  Published 18.02.20

Department of dung funding

The science and technology ministry has offered to fund research projects that seek to pinpoint ingredients in dung, milk and urine of “pure indigenous cows” for use in medicinal, nutritional, agr...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 29.11.19

Caring should be based on empathy and knowledge

Hell hath no fury like a monkey scorned. Politicians in India seem to have got a taste of the wrath that brought the mythical king of Lanka to his knees in the Ramayana. At the ongoing winter session ...
By The Editorial Board in

Opinion  /  Published 26.11.19

If cows could vote

Sir — Human beings generally do not enjoy living, or being treated, like animals. New India, however, is an exception even in this case. For the last five years, it has been proved multiple times th...
By The Telegraph in

India  /  Published 24.11.19

Blazers for cows in Ayodhya

The Ayodhya Nagar Nigam has decided to make the cows of the city wear blazers designed for them after civic officials held a meeting with sadhus.Neeraj Shukla, commissioner of Ayodhya’s municipal bo...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 21.11.19

Students stand by BHU professor

Dozens of Banaras Hindu University students as well as social activists and artistes of Varanasi have expressed solidarity with assistant professor of Sanskrit Feroze Khan and condemned the “anti-co...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

Opinion  /  Published 25.10.19

Curing non-vegetarianism: Why stop at cows?

Nightmares do not happen to pure souls. They cannot. Yet the pure-hearted hordes that are willing to kill human beings should they utter one word of disrespect about entities that the hordes vociferou...
By The Editorial Board in

West Bengal  /  Published 12.08.19

Splotch! Uninvited guests leave their mark in Salt Lake

Stray cows are taking over the thoroughfares and streets of the township. It is now a common sight to find cows sauntering unperturbed down a busy road in the township, often leaving a trail of dung b...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 20.07.19

The laws of shelter for cows and humans

Cows can always depend on the kindness of politicians. Sensitive to the dignity of the gau mata, the director of the animal husbandry department of Madhya Pradesh has said that cows let loose by their...
By The Editorial Board in


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