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"Historical Verdict": Tamil Nadu Law Minister on SC 'Jallikattu' order

Supreme Court, however, said that the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (Tamil Nadu Amendment) Act, 2017, substantially minimises pain and suffering to animals.

published on : 18th May 2023
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DMK, AIADMK, OPS, BJP claim credit for Jallikattu verdict

The reaction of Jallikattu organisations which fought for resuming the traditional sport is yet to come. 

published on : 18th May 2023
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SC upholds laws allowing jallikattu, kambala and bullock-cart races

The apex court opined that the judiciary cannot undertake the exercise of determining whether bull-taming sport jallikattu in Tamil Nadu is a part of culture. 

published on : 18th May 2023
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Villagers in Tami Nadu's Tiruppur seek police security during jallikattu

R Senthil, a villager told TNIE,” For the past few years, villagers face many issues during jallikattu events. Especially, all women face a lot of issues due to the unruly behaviour of the bull tamers

published on : 25th April 2023
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Two Jallikattu bulls near Mukkulam area in Virudhunagar electrocuted to death

The bulls were allegedly electrocuted by the electric fence which was placed to keep away wild boars.

published on : 12th March 2023
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TN: Aviyoor jallikattu cancelled due to poor infrastructure arrangements

However, when the district administration officials visited the venue a few days ago, they found that several guidelines had not been adhered to.

published on : 6th March 2023
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Rs 5 lakh insurance cover for tamers, spectators must to conduct jallikattu in TN

A government order to this effect was issued by the department of animal husbandry and veterinary services last month.

published on : 6th March 2023
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Two sustain serious injuries at Karunkulam jallikattu in Tamil Nadu

A total of 1,213 bulls and 508 tamers participated in jallikattu held separately at two villages in Tiruchy and Pudukkottai districts on Sunday, of which two persons sustained major injuries.

published on : 30th January 2023
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Grant Rs 50 lakh to kin of jallikattu victim: AIADMK MLA to TN government

Speaking to media persons at the Dharmapuri Medical College Hospital on Sunday, Anbalagan said,” There were many lapses.

published on : 23rd January 2023
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Bull owner’s 14-year-old son dies in Dharmapuri jallikattu

A total of 622 bulls and 700 contestants took part in the event, inaugurated by TN Minister of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare MRK Panneerselvam.

published on : 22nd January 2023
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Pudukkai man beats odds to become one of TN’s finest bull-rearers

Tamilselvan, however, takes great pride in raising jallikattu bulls and says nothing brings him more happiness than watching his bulls win.

published on : 19th January 2023
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23-year-old bull tamer injured at jallikattu in Karur dies

At the end of the second round, he was resting near the barbed fence due to exhaustion when a bull that was released from the vadivaasal knocked him down.

published on : 19th January 2023
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Pro-jallikattu protest saved sport and bred winners

Vijay has so far won two bikes and one car from jallikattu events at Avaniyapuram.

published on : 19th January 2023
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Kerala’s only Jallikattu event held in Idukki hills with full glory

In yesteryears, Vattavada villagers, like their Tamil Nadu counterparts, too attempted to grab the bull as it ran amok in the field.

published on : 18th January 2023
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Bulls steal show at Alanganallur Jallikattu

Udhaya flags off event that sees 825 bulls & 465 tamers battle for supremacy; over 50 people hurt; spectators include political bigwigs & HC judges; 2,500 cops guard venue

published on : 18th January 2023
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Two die in manjuvirattu; man tames 26 bulls to win car in Alanganallur

Around 130 tamers, owners and spectators were injured in the event. Around 190 bulls took part in the event held on a 200-acre open land.

published on : 18th January 2023
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'Alanganallur' Jallikattu grips bulls and men in race

Only double-vaccinated tamers with RT-PCR negative certificates were allowed to participate.

published on : 17th January 2023
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Chittoor hosts Pasuvula Panduga(Jallikattu)

Usually, the pasuvula panduga is celebrated on Kanuma, the third day of Sankranti festival. However, this time it began a week before Sankranti  in Kuppam constituency.

published on : 17th January 2023
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Jallikattu: 2k bulls released in two days

Around 31 people, including tamers and owners, were injured during Palamedu jallikattu in Madurai

published on : 17th January 2023
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Jallikattu: From Indus ritual to Tamil cultural icon

TNIE spoke to eminent scholars and archaeologists who conducted research on jallikattu to understand its significance and history.

published on : 17th January 2023
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