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Elephant illegally brought to Chennai from Trichy rescued
The Times of India
Date: 2014-09-17

SPCA secretary T Thiagrajan said the officials received a tip about an illegal performance by a jumbo at a marriage ceremony.

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Kullu deities to give 'verdict' on animal sacrifice
Yahoo News
Date: 2014-09-17

Kullu, Sep 10 (IANS) A rare congregation of deities has been called this month near here in Himachal Pradesh to religiously go through a high court order prohibiting animal slaughter at religious ceremonies.

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Haul up Errant Cattle Owners, Says Blue Cross
The New Indian Express
Date: 2014-09-17

One wants to prosecute, the other doesn’t. So goes the story between the Blue Cross of India and the Chennai Corporation over the stray cattle issue.

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Mission Rabies: The final push begins
The Times of India
Date: 2014-09-17

Panaji/Margao: As 'Mission Rabies' - an NGO-sponsored project which aims at eradicating rabies worldwide 

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India loses more foresters than any other country
The Times of India
Date: 2014-09-17

India loses more forest rangers each year than any other country in the world.

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Why dozens of India's Asiatic lions are dying
BBC News India
Date: 2014-09-17

Gir in India's Gujarat state is home to Asiatic lions and has seen 256 lions dying in the past five years.

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Restrict visitor timings at Kerala's Guruvayur elephant sanctuary: Animal welfare board

Date: 2014-09-17

Animal Welfare Board of India(AWBI) has recommended to impose a restriction on the entry of visitors at Punnathur Kotta, an elephant sanctuary under the famed Guruvayur Sree Krishna Swamy Temple in Thrissur.

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Surinder Sud: Cattle class in India
Business Standard
Date: 2014-09-17

Indiscriminate cross-breeding has hurt the genetic purity of local cattle. It is time we developed indigenous breeds in a systematic manner

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Himachal court bans animal sacrifice in temples
Indileak
Date: 2014-09-17

Shimla: In a landmark judgment, the Himachal Pradesh High Court on Monday banned the sacrifice of animals in temples in the state, saying they cannot be permitted to be killed in a barbaric manner to appease the gods.

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Relief in sight from stray cattle menace
The Times of India
Date: 2014-09-17
Citizens can expect some relief from cattle menace in the coming days.The drive has been initiated in all 23 wards of the city and the civic body has also started a campaign asking all cattle owners to register their cattle.
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