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State government to supply pigs to Nagaland as Punjab's pork meat 'most nutritious' in India

Punjab Animal Husbandry Minister Balbir Singh Sidhu said that to start with 100 pigs would be sent to Nagaland which would be put on exhibition at different places of Nagaland.

published on : 12th September 2018

Japan culls livestock after hog cholera outbreak

A farm in central Japan saw 80 pigs die last week after catching the highly-contagious disease.Tokyo halted pork exports after the outbreak was confirmed.

published on : 9th September 2018

US blasts 'unfair' Chinese tariffs on 128 products

The United States has blasted as "unfair" Chinese tariffs imposed on 128 US imports worth USD 3 billion, including fruit and pork, in the latest tit-for-tat over US duties on steel and aluminium.

published on : 3rd April 2018

China unveils list of potential retaliatory tariffs on US goods

China released Friday a list of potential tariffs on USD 3 billion worth of US goods, from pork to fruits and wine, that it could impose in response to new US trade duties.

published on : 23rd March 2018

Pregnant Venezuelan teen fatally shot while waiting in line for New Year meal

Alexandra Conopio, who was five months pregnant, was shot as she and other residents of the Antimano neighborhood in the west of the capital waited to buy ham at subsidized prices

published on : 1st January 2018

Venezuelans take to streets to protest over pork shortage during Christmas; Maduro blames Portugal

Angry that another government promise had been broken, Venezuelans banged pots and pans and burned trash during the pork revolution.

published on : 29th December 2017

Russia bans pork, beef imports from Brazil after detection of banned feed additives

Russia's Rosselkhoznadzor agency said in a statement that ractopamine and other "growth hormones" had been detected in Brazilian meat imports. 

published on : 20th November 2017

Tamil Nadu farmers protesting in Delhi eat pork

After protesting by eating rat and biting on snakes, farmers from Tamil Nadu have taken up eating pork.

published on : 23rd August 2017