The CPI(M) today alleged that an atmosphere of intolerance was sharply rising in the country and demanded a ban by the Centre on "private armies" such as cow protection committees and anti-Romeo.. Deccan Herald
2 Dalit men were beaten by Gau-Rakshak in Andhra Pradesh for skinning a dead cow. According to police the owner of the cow, hired the Dalit men to help him skin a cow that had died of electrocution. Source: State News -
While admitting that workers of his organization forced two alleged beef smugglers to eat cow dung and drink cow urine, Dharmendra Yadav of the Gau Rakshak Dal justified the incident saying this.. Source: nnis News English -
The Centre on Friday told the Supreme Court that it could not be held responsible for growing number of incidents of people resorting to mob violence in the name of cow vigilantism and it was for the.. IndiaTimes
The House had to be adjourned and could get back to business only after Agarwal not only retracted his statement but also expressed regret, saying it was not his intention to hurt anybody's sentiments. DNA
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday asked all states to take stringent action against those violating the law in the name of cow protection, but cautioned against giving political or communal colour.. DNA Also reported by •Deccan Herald
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday issued a stern warning to those triggering anarchy in the name of cow protection and asked state governments to take stern action against them.
The strong.. Deccan Herald
Union minister of social justice and empowerment Ramdas Athawale on Friday created a stir by saying that beef vigilantes should be severely punished for breaking the law. "No one has the right to be a.. DNA
"They were shouting 'kill them'. We have been trading cattle for years. We did not do anything wrong. Why were we dragged out of our vehicles and thrashed?" That is what Abdul Rehman, who along with.. DNA
-*Be vigilant, but shun vigilantism: President*-
With lynch mobs, especially those killing in the name of cow protection, refusing to put a stop to their activities even after the Prime Minister has.. DNA
Union minister Ramdas Athawale today said the ICC Champions Trophy final between India and Pakistan appeared "fixed" and demanded a probe into the matter.
The Union minister of state for social.. Deccan Herald
Prime Minister Narendra Modi asked citizens not to forget history and the contribution of leaders like Mahatma Gandhi and Srimad Rajchandra.
Modi was speaking at the Sabarmati Ashram on Thursday on.. DNA
Prime Minister Narendra Modi chose Sabarmati Ashram, Mahatma Gandhi's home for more than 10 years, to send a tough message against lynchings in the name of cow protection.
Invoking Gandhi and Vinoba.. DNA
The Rajasthan High Court on Wednesday recommended that the state government regard the cow a "legal entity", and declare it a national animal by making a representation to the Centre.
The court also.. Deccan Herald
Beef fests were held in Kerala on Saturday, as Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan shot off a letter to the prime minister seeking withdrawal of restrictions on cattle trade.
This comes a day after.. Deccan Herald
The Republican Party of India(A) was a key ally of the Congress-NCP for 18 years but in 2013, party chief Ramdas Athawale decided to throw in his lot with the BJP-led NDA. The switchover helped him.. DNA
The Supreme Court on Wednesday refused a plea to haul up individual police officers for any incident of violence in the name of cow vigilantism.
A bench presided over by Justice Dipak Misra said,".. Deccan Herald
The Karnataka government has defended before the Supreme Court its law granting protection to 'Gau Rakshaks' for prevention of cow slaughter.
It, however, maintained that the act done only in "good.. Deccan Herald