animal cruelty

Four held for 'raping' Bengal monitor lizard in Maharashtra's Sahyadri Tiger Reserve

The accused were being probed after they were booked on March 31 for illegally entering the forest when the crime came to light, an official said.

published on : 14th April 2022

MP: Man puts three puppies in sack, drags them on road in Indore; one dead, case filed

A complaint was filed by animal rights activist Priyanshu Jain in Lasudia police station after the video of the incident, which occurred on March 19, went viral on social media.

published on : 24th March 2022

Telugu actress Rashmi Gautam urges people to say no to animal rides, captivity

The actress shared a disturbing video clip on her Instagram timeline in which a young temple elephant, after being threatened with a stick, is seen obeying the orders of its mahout.

published on : 22nd February 2022

MP: Pastor shoots at and injures stray dog with air gun for eating fowls

The pastor, who lives near the Evangelical Lutheran Church (ELC) Chowk (square), initially tried to shoo away the dog with the air gun who had eaten some fowls at his house.

published on : 15th February 2022

Man 'shoots dead' stray dog in Bhubaneswar, injures another

When the members of Sewa Hi Sankalp confronted the accused, the accused claimed that he used a catapult to hit the two dogs as they had killed his 10 to 15 chickens.

published on : 20th January 2022

MP man kills dog after it bites his son, brutality video goes viral

The incident took place about a month back in Simariatal village, while a video of the brutal killing surfaced on social media on Sunday, following which an animal activist lodged a police complaint.

published on : 1st December 2021

MP man beats dog to death for running away with bag containing mutton

The dog entered the house of Jagdish Chauhan alias Thakur (40) on Sunday and escaped with a bag of mutton kept for cooking in the morning.

published on : 22nd November 2021

Animal harassers to face music this Deepavali

Collectors, other officials told to keep watch on incidents of cruelty; activists stress on need for more awareness

published on : 3rd November 2021

Five stray dogs killed in acid attack in Madhya Pradesh's Ujjain

An offence under section 428 (commits mischief by killing animals) and other relevant provisions of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) was registered at Nagjhiri police station on Friday, the official said.

published on : 4th September 2021

Cruelty to animals: HC asks Kerala govt to produce district-wise details of animal shelters

The report also suggested captive elephant committee monitor the welfare of captive elephants.

published on : 2nd August 2021

Tied to scooter, dog dragged along road in Malappuram

Yet another instance of cruelty to animals surfaced in the state on Saturday, after the video of a dog tied to a scooter being dragged along a road at Edakkara in Malappuram went viral. 

published on : 18th April 2021