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Uttar Pradesh: Five arrested with 120 kg of meat, police suspect beef

One of the five accused is facing 19 cases related to cow slaughter, UP Gangsters’ Act and Goonda Act, the police said

Scientists create first ever lab meat in space

Researchers at Aleph Farms, which is an Israeli food company, created "space beef" in the International Space Station (ISS), 248 miles (339 kilometres) away from any natural resources.


Beef dropped from Malayali association's food menu in Frankfurt after protests

The clarification from Kerala Samajam Frankfurt (KSF), the association, came amid reports that a bunch of people, who had attended the festival, objected to the presence of beef on the menu and protested arguing that the item was 'not part of Indian culture'.

Howrah: Zomato executives protest against delivering pork, beef

The incident comes close on the heels of an incident in Jabalpur when a customer refused to accept an order from Zomato as it was assigned to a Muslim delivery executive.

Kolkata beef festival cancelled after threat calls

The festival, first named ‘Kolkata Beef Festival’ and later named ‘Kolkata Beep Festival’, was scheduled to be held at a café in the city on June 23.

Argentina says it is close to inking a beef deal with US

US beef passed a bureaucratic hurdle needed to access Argentina last week, according to a notice posted on Wednesday on the US Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service website.


Pilibhit cops look for man who supplied 40 kg beef for wedding

According to Baghel, they got a tip-off that Qureshi had gone to Faheem’s shop in Amariya village to allegedly purchase cow meat. Police rushed to Faheem’s shop but he had escaped. The meat has been sent to a forensic laboratory in Mathura for testing, the SHO said.

Despite Bombay HC order, meat shops wary of opening in town near Mumbai

Local residents alleged that in absence of a slaughterhouse, the Pojis slaughter buffalo illegally. The other way to procure carabeaf is for shopowners to get it from Thane, about 45 km away

Kalamboli: 14 tonnes of beef seized from vehicle, driver arrested

Police trying to identify others involved in transporting meat

SDMC's 'non-veg' food display ban: Here are other instances of food policing in India

The Sample Registration System Baseline Survey 2014 noted that close to 30 per cent people in India are vegetarians. The survey also revealed that the number of non-vegetarians in India has decreased from 75 per cent in 2004 to 71 per cent in 2014.

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Rajkummar Rao and Shruti Haasan talk about their rom com Behen Hogi Teri

A group of IIT-Madras students protesting against Tuesday’s assault on a PhD scholar, Sooraj, marched towards the administrative block demanding that the assailants be expelled from the institute. Saying that the attackers pose a threat to the safety of students in the varsity, the group claimed that they also have a history of violent behaviour. […]

What Is Wrong With The Ban On Cattle Trade For Slaughter?

The Madras High Court on Tuesday granted a four-week stay on the Centre’s decision to ban the sale of cattle meant for slaughter. The Madurai bench of the high court sought responses from the state government and Government of India on the issue. In response to a PIL filed at the high court, a interim […]


Supreme Court Refuses To Entertain PIL For Issuing Guidelines To Restrict Beef Transport

The Supreme Court on Friday refused to entertain a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) for issuing guidelines to restrict transport of beef to states where slaughtering isn’t allowed. The apex court stated that it has already passed orders on measures to stop illegal inter-state transportation of cattle.

Listen to Haryana CM M L Khattar saying Muslims have to give up beef

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar, who completes one year in office later this month as the head of a BJP government, told The Indian Express in an interview that the cow, the Gita and Saraswati were articles of faith for the majority in the country, and that Muslims would not be violating their religious beliefs by giving up beef.

Dadri: Outrage After Mob Lynches Man For Allegedly Consuming Beef

The lynching of a 50-year-old man by a mob which accused his family of consuming beef in a Dadri village has sparked outrage with opposition parties alleging that such incidents are a result of the “climate of hate” propagated under BJP to polarise people. Around 200 persons attacked the residence of Iqlakh on Monday night […]

Dadri Lynching An Accident, Don't Give It A Communal Twist: Mahesh Sharma

Union Minister Mahesh Sharma on Thursday described the lynching of a 50-year-old man in Dadri by a mob, allegedly over-consumption of beef, as an “accident” and said that no “communal colour” should be given to it, even as the family of the victim is planning to move out of the village fearing that it may […]