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Ludhiana: GADVASU vet booked over pet dog’s death

May 20, 2021 12:56 pm

A case under the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act has been filed against a veterinarian from Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (GADVASU) and others.

Birds too have right to live with dignity: HC

May 17, 2015 2:00 am

The court has now issued notice to police to respond to PFA’s plea.

Birds too have a fundamental right to fly in sky: HC

May 14, 2011 2:48 am

“It is the fundamental right of birds to live freely in the open sky,and it is the duty of every citizen to see that there is no unnecessary pain or suffering to animal or bird,”

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Dowry death crime against society, shall be dealt with iron hand: SC

Updated: August 19, 2022 11:02:19 pm

"A strong message must go in the society that a person who commits such an offence of dowry death and/or the offences under the Dowry Prohibition Act shall be dealt with an iron hand,” the Bench said.

‘We are being punished for no fault of ours… There’s a huge amount of uncertainty within our group’

August 19, 2022 10:58:11 pm

Ashalata Devi describes the predicament she and her teammates are facing, and why it’s important for footballers to have a say in how the game is run in the country.

Smoking, alcohol use, high BMI responsible for 4.45 million global cancer deaths: Lancet study

August 19, 2022 10:55:18 pm

The new study is the first to estimate how a comprehensive list of risk factors contribute to cancer deaths and ill health globally, regionally and nationally, across age groups, for both sexes, and over time.

Maharashtra CM launches lottery for 5,211 affordable houses in Pune, Solapur, Kolhapur

August 19, 2022 10:49:27 pm

During the virtual launch of the lottery, Shinde said the state government is committed to making affordable houses of high quality available to the common man through the Maharashtra Housing and Area Development Authority (MHADA).

South Africa complete innings defeat of England in 1st Test

Updated: August 19, 2022 10:47:01 pm

After taking a lead of 161 runs into the second innings, the Proteas dismissed England for 149 in 37.4 overs and went 1-0 ahead in the three-test series.

Home Secretary Ajay Kumar Bhalla gets one-year extension

Updated: August 19, 2022 10:46:18 pm

The current tenure of Bhalla, a 1984-batch Assam-Meghalaya cadre IAS officer, was till August 22 this year.

Explained: The CBI’s Delhi excise case

Updated: August 19, 2022 10:44:13 pm

The CBI has named 15 individuals in its FIR filed in connection with the now-scrapped Delhi excise policy, with Sisodia topping the list

India better placed on growth-inflation-external balance triangle: FinMin report

August 19, 2022 10:36:15 pm

On the price situation, the review said in absence of any further shocks, the downward movement of global commodity prices along with the RBI's monetary measures and the government's fiscal policies are expected to cap inflationary pressures in the coming months.

Covid cases rising: here’s what you need to know

August 19, 2022 10:36:11 pm

There has been no exponential rise in the active cases trajectory. On Friday, the number stood at 1,01,830 cases; this is slightly lower than the previous two weeks — active cases were at 1,23,535 on August 12, and 1,35,364 on August 5.

At 75, battles won and losing

Updated: August 19, 2022 10:34:32 pm

Two foundational projects in India – national integration and commitment to democracy – have been weakening