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The court was hearing a PIL to decriminalise the beef ban in Delhi-NCR.
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He has been accused of having made 'objectionable' remarks with regard to consumption of beef in his blog posts.
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Akhil Bharat Krishi Goseva Sangh, an NGO, has submitted a petition to the court.
Obama has never disappointed when the nation needed him to address an issue. From school shootings to the Orlando terror attack to incidents of race-related violence, President Obama has visited the sites of crimes, condemned the killings and comforted the relatives of the victims. Modi’s track record is not so impressive.
Under colonial rule, the sanctity of the body of the sacred animal was never as contested as during the 45 years between 1880 and 1925. What today seems like a spontaneous demand for cow protection was actually shaped under the inadvertent aegis of the British Empire.
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This could be the breakthrough our great nation has been waiting for. The solution to the countle problems ailing this country could lie in the pasturelands of Gir in Gujarat, where cows are found to...
People conveniently overlook the first verse of the Ishopanishad that Gandhi described as "the whole essence of Hinduism". The relevant part reads thus: "Ishavasyamid sarva yaktichh jagatya jagat" (all that we see in this universe is pervaded by God). If S/He exists in everything, and everyone, are these vile attacks [against those who are different] not assaults on God?
NEW DELHI -- Eight months after a Muslim ironsmith in Bisada village was beaten to death by a mob alleging that he had slaughtered a calf and eaten it, residents of the village in western Uttar Prades...
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NEW DELHI -- Eight months after a Muslim man was lynched by a mob alleging that he had slaughtered a calf, and six months after the preliminary report said that the sample of meat recovered from his h...
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The beef ban in India, the world's largest exporter of buffalo meat, is stunting rural growth and affecting agriculture, Adi Godrej, the chairman of Godrej Group, has said in an interview with the Ind...
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A 27-year-old student who was among the 25 who conducted a beef festival and consumed beef in 2015, found out to his utter surprise that he could not appear for his PhD entrance exam at the English an...
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When you create a discourse around a crime like corruption, the citizen class gets united against the political class. But when you create a discourse around ideologies, like the one taking place currently, citizens are forced to take sides without critical thought.
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BELHE -- A ban on the sale of cattle for slaughter in India's richest state is threatening to push millions of farmers into penury, deepening distre in the countryside and fanning resentment against...
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