cow politics

When stray animals destroy your crops, do the 'chowkidars' turn up?: Priyanka Gandhi asks farmers

The Congress leader accused the Modi government of weakening democratic institutions.

published on : 18th May 2019

Alwar, the Hindutva laboratory

The rift between Hindus and Muslims in Alwar is so wide it would put Moses’ parting of the Red Sea to shame, finds Sana Shakil

published on : 5th May 2019

Cow politics intensifies in Rajasthan

The government had earlier already announced to felicitate people who take care of stray cows and ensure their welfare.

published on : 3rd March 2019

Ensure all stray cattle are in cow shelters by January 10: UP CM Yogi Adityanath 

Adityanath directed strict action against owners of stray cattle and those locking up the animals in government buildings, an official said.

published on : 4th January 2019

After cow sheds, UP cabinet nod to imposition of 'Gau Kalyan' cess

The new state policy related to cow protection and welfare provides for a 0.5 per cent additional levy on excise items to fund the construction and maintenance of cow shelters across the state.

published on : 2nd January 2019

UP Cabinet decides to set up cow sheds for stray cattle

He said with the machines having taken over the traditional methods of agriculture, the cattle owners often abandon their livestock, leading to problems like damage to crops, traffic disruptions and r

published on : 1st January 2019

Telangana election: BJP manifesto promises free distribution of one lakh cows every year

The proposal is to distribute cows in villages, at the time of festivals and others, to people who seek them, the Bharatiya Janata Pary's manifesto committee chairman NVSS Prabhakar.

published on : 10th November 2018

Dadri, Alwar and cow vigilantism: Testimonies of despair and strength in 'Lynch Nation'

“Lynch Nation”, the trailer of which went online Monday, is a collection of testimonies from those who survived mob fury and the families of those who didn't.

published on : 25th September 2018