cow slaughter

UP police evoke NSA against one more man accused of cow slaughter

Under the NSA, one can be detained without a charge for up to 12 months if the authorities are satisfied that the person is a threat to the national security or law and order.

published on : 7th September 2020

Cow slaughter ban back on the drawing board

Officials to go to Gujarat, UP to study law 

published on : 11th July 2020

Ban on cow slaughter should be imposed throughout country, says VHP leader

"We do not believe in violence. We will pursue a ban on cow slaughter in the country. It has been our public stand for the last 50 years," Milind Parande said.

published on : 28th January 2020

Hapur lynching: Second video of mob forcing man to confess cow slaughter goes viral

The Uttar Pradesh police yesterday apologised over the manner in which Qasim was being handled after he was badly injured in the attack.

published on : 23rd June 2018

Hapur lynching: Police keeping us in dark about the probe, says survivor's brother

There were rumours that the fight was over alleged cow slaughter but investigations showed they were not correct.

published on : 22nd June 2018

Meat seller thrashed by cops for alleged cow slaughter

Salim Qureshi alias Munna was picked up by two police constables on June 14 from his home and taken to a private wedding hall where they allegedly beat him up severely.

published on : 22nd June 2018

Curbs on cattle trade affect secular ethos, Kerala Chief Minister to Modi

Pinarayi Vijayan today shot off a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying imposing restrictions on cattle trade will affect the country's secular ethos and millions of livelihoods.

published on : 27th May 2017

Cattle slaughter ban not enforceable in Northeast where killing for meat is part of culture

Police and forest officials said that apart from the fact that slaughtering of animals has been a tribal tradition for generations in the region, there is skeletal staff to enforce the new rules.

published on : 27th May 2017

Vishva Hindu Parishad demands nationwide ban on cow slaughter

The CPI, meanwhile, termed the decision as "most unwise" and claimed that the move would push peasants into financial crisis and insisted on its rollback.

published on : 26th May 2017

Sale, purchase of cattle from animal markets for slaughter banned

Union Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan said the new rules are very "specific" and aim to regulate animal markets and sale of cattle.

published on : 26th May 2017

Off with meat, paan and romeos in Yogi Adityanath’s Uttar Pradesh: Five points

Adityanath has asked officials to ensure a blanket ban on smuggling of cows and said zero tolerance would be exercised in this regard.

published on : 22nd March 2017