In India, inciting dogs to fight is illegal under the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (PCA) Act, 1960. Yet organised dogfights are prevalent in Punjab, Haryana, other parts of north India, and Rajasthan, making pitbull�type dogs used in these fights the most abused dog breeds.
Days after Ranveer Singh kicked off a storm by posing nude, the Bollywood star has been invited Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India to bare it all for their next campaign.
PETA India said it has also shared with CPCSEA the 'Research Modernisation Deal', which details the failure of experiments on animals to lead to treatments and cures for humans and provides a comprehensive strategy for modernising research through effective, non-animal methods.
Amid the clamour from some quarters for boycotting 'halal' meat in the state, animal rights organisation PETA India has raised billboards at several points in Bengaluru, urging people to turn vegan.
Mumbai: Actors Anushka Sharma and Kartik Aaryan have been named India’s Hottest Vegetarians, according to votes on the official website of People for Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India. Anushka has become the first two-time female winner of the title, having previously won in 2015. The actress, who was also named PETA India’s Person of […]
Mumbai: Actress Anushka Sharma has joined hands with Discovery to promote a global awareness movement to save tigers from extinction. Anushka will promote Project C.A.T: Conserving Acres for Tigers, aimed at raising awareness to preserve the habitat of the declining numbers of tigers in the wild. Discovery has collaborated with World Wildlife Fund (WWF) for […]
Mumbai: Newly-wed actress Anushka Sharma has been named PETA’s Person of the Year by animal rights organisation People for Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA). Known for movies like “PK”, “Jab Tak Hai Jaan” and “Ae Dil Hai Mushkil”, Anushka is a vegetarian, has nabbed the title for helping to protect dogs from fireworks to advocating for […]
Los Angeles: Actress and animal rights activist Pamela Anderson has slammed reality TV personality Kim Kardashian by writing an open letter to her criticising her style choices. Anderson wrote a letter to Kim — after the two met at New York Fashion week earlier this month. The “Baywatch” star, 50, branded the act of wearing […]
Mumbai: The cast of TV show “Comedy Nights With Kapil” has teamed up with People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India for a brand-new campaign to promote the adoption of homeless cats and dogs. The campaign shows the cast on set alongside the words “DOG Bless This Family! Adopt a Dog From a […]
Like smoking, eating meat also increases the risk of heart diseases and cancer, says People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA)
Varanasi: Seven camels in Uttar Pradesh have been rescued from being sacrificed on Eid by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India and local activists. According to The Food Safety and Standards (Food Products Standards and Food Additives) Regulations, 2011, animals permitted to be killed for meat include only sheep, pigs, cattle, goats, […]
Malkangiri: Motu Police here on Sunday arrested five persons on charges of blackmailing a mine owner in the area by posing as Maoists. As per reports, a granite mine owner, C Venugopal in Peta area under Motu police limits of the district was charged an extortion of Rs 50 lakh through telephone from one of […]
Mumbai: Olympic sprinter Dutee Chand — India’s first professional athlete to come out as a member of the LGBTQ+ community — has starred in a new People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India ad for International Animal Rights Day. “Animals on the streets have tough lives, so it’s up to all of us […]
Mumbai: The baby doll of B-Town, Sunny Leone for most part of the year 2019 continued to dominate the list of Most Googled Celebrities in India, surpassing even PM Narendra Modi and Bollywood superstars like Salman Khan and Shah Rukh Khan. The Ragini MMS actress has an immense fan following on social media platforms for […]
Lucknow: The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India has sent letters accompanied by informative brochures detailing the health dangers of meat, egg, and dairy consumption to all state and union territory education ministries across the nation. PETA, on behalf of a consortium of 15 doctors and nutritionists, has urged that midday meal […]