India  /  Published 30.01.23

Kerala reports African swine fever

District Collector P K Jayasree said pigs in the farms were culled and the carcasses were burned following due protocol...
By PTI in Kottayam

West Bengal  /  Published 09.11.22

Arrests of ‘poacher’, ‘smuggler’ of pigs

The Baikunthapur foresters said they had arrested Krishna Kumar Chhetri on a tip-of...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

Jharkhand  /  Published 28.08.22

ASF kills 800 pigs

ASF is highly infectious haemorrhagic viral disease of pigs but is not transmitted from animals to humans...
By Sanjoy Kumar Dey in Ranchi

World  /  Published 04.08.22

Scientists revive dead pigs’ cells

Stephen Latham, a bioethicist, says technology is 'very far away from use in humans'...
By Gina Kolata in New York

India  /  Published 24.07.22

African swine fever: Patience called for

Since the pigs that tested positive are still healthy, authorities should maybe wait and watch for a few more days ...
in Wayanad


India  /  Published 01.11.21

NREGA: Pig sale by farmer bares delay in wages

These labourers have been working under the scheme between April and September this year but the Centre sent wages in September, and not within 15 days...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

World  /  Published 21.10.21

US surgeons transplant pig kidney to human

They found that the organ worked normally, a scientific breakthrough that one day may yield a vast new supply of organs for severely ill patients...
By Roni Caryn Rabin in New York

West Bengal  /  Published 30.05.21

Swine fever alert near Bhutan

Humans do not get infected by the virus but pigs are susceptible to the ASF that can rapidly spread among their population even if one animal is infected...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar

North East  /  Published 31.08.20

Assam to cull 10,000 pigs to curb ASF

African swine fever has claimed nearly 18,000 animals...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

India  /  Published 21.07.20

Couple ‘burnt to death’ on witchcraft suspicion

Woman forced to eat pig excreta as anti-witch-hunting act fails to stop atrocities ...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar


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