Ethics

  • Adopt stray dogs, appeals Raveena Tandon 13-09-2013 03:41 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Raveena Tandon, who has teamed up with People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) for its dog adoption campaign 'Puppy Love: Adopt, Don't Buy', urges people to adopt homeless dogs from the streets and shelters. The 38-year-old has already set an example by adopting five stray dogs....
  • NHRC seeks Health Ministry views on clinical trial guidelines 20-08-2013 11:46 PM

    New Delhi: The National Human Rights Commission has written to Union Health Ministry seeking their views on draft guidelines on clinical trials including compensation and risks involved. The guidelines, framed by an expert committee of NHRC, has suggested that ethics committees should be set up in all institutions undertaking studies...
  • UPSC releases sample paper on 'ethics' for civil services 13-08-2013 04:50 PM

    "What do you understand by spirit of service and commitment?" Civil services aspirants will face questions like this that will test their attitude to issues like probity in public life and problem solving approach in the paper on 'ethics, integrity and aptitude', introduced in the Mains examination from this year....
  • Sonakshi Sinha join forces with PETA, appeals fans to adopt cats, dogs 13-08-2013 10:00 AM

    New Delhi: Ahead of the International Homeless Animals' Day, which falls Saturday, Bollywood actress Sonakshi Sinha has featured in an advertisement urging her fans to adopt cats and dogs. The actress, who has joined forces with animal rights organisation People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India for the...
  • Government to introduce landmark bill on surrogacy in Cabinet 04-08-2013 10:01 PM

    New Delhi: Women in India cannot act as surrogates for more than three successful births, including of their own children, and it would be mandatory for surrogate mothers to have a minimum two-year interval between two deliveries to ensure they remain healthy. These landmark provisions are part of the proposed...
  • FICA refers Siva's election to ICC Ethics Officer 27-06-2013 12:51 PM

    Melbourne: The furore over Laxman Sivaramakrishnan's appointment as a players representative in the ICC refuses to settle with the Federation of International Cricketers' Associations now referring the matter to the ICC Ethics Officer for an independent investigation. "FICA has tried all we can to get the ICC to refer this...
  • Trisha Krishnan against cruel experiments on dogs 16-11-2012 04:28 PM

    Mumbai: Southern actress Trisha Krishnan has written to the government seeking due action to release 70 beagles, who have reportedly been imported from Chinai as 'pets', but are likely to be used for some experiments. Trisha, a supporter of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), has demanded that...
  • PETA urges Campbell to cancel elephant polo match 05-11-2012 04:48 PM

    Mumbai: British supermodel Naomi Campbell's planned elephant polo match for boyfriend Vladimir Doronin's 50th birthday bash in Jodhpur has been criticised by animal activists group PETA. The 42-year-old is reportedly planning the match during the four-day long birthday celebrations. "PETA India urges Naomi Campbell to respect elephants and Indian wildlife...
  • Hema Malini named PETA 'Person of the Year' 21-12-2011 06:50 PM

    New Delhi: For raising her voice to oppose cruelty to animals and her staunch commitment to a vegetarian diet, veteran Bollywood actress Hema Malini has been named the person of the year by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA). The Dream Girl on behalf of PETA recently wrote...
  • Of media and media 'ethics'

    In Sync |  Trupti Rane
    What will you do if you see a man on fire? Will you save him or will you just keep the camera rolling? I was...

  • Clooney ex Elisabetta Canalis gets naked for PETA 14-09-2011 11:36 AM

    Los Angeles: George Clooney's ex-girlfriend Elisabetta Canalis is the latest celebrity to strip down for animal rights group PETA, unveiling her campaign and her naked body in Beverly Hills on Tuesday. Shoppers on ritzy Rodeo Drive got an eyeful of Canalis as she posed next to her nude, black-and-white campaign...
  • Man works for 43 years - without a day off 29-01-2011 12:13 PM

    London: A Briton, who works as a surveyor for a local council, has been on the job for 43 years, but has never taken a single day off! Jim Owen, 66, has turned up for work without fail since he started as a surveyor at the Basildon Council in Essex,...
  • Forbes India: What's a hacker's biggest fear? 16-08-2010 12:54 PM

    Hackers. Faceless people who deface government Web sites, who can peek into your computer without you knowing. What are they like? Forbes India asked Akash Mahajan, a Certified Ethical Hacker, for a few insights into the shadowy world. Hackers — the good guys — are different from crackers, who have...
  • Campus calling: Be an ethical hacker 24-06-2010 09:40 AM

    Ethical hacking is a fancier term for penetration testing. ...
  • Stop dissection of animals: Rahul Bose 21-06-2010 03:00 PM

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  • 'Ethical hacking is a booming industry' 07-05-2010 01:22 PM

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  • Nice guys finish first, says new study 18-03-2009 10:42 AM

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  • Birth of a debate: Man-cow hybrid embryo creates row 04-04-2008 04:12 PM

    Melbourne: Former Australian Test fast bowler Craig McDermott was hailed for the great job he has done with the pace battery since taking over in May as the bowling coach. The results were evident in the first Test at the Melbourne Cricket Ground as the Australian pacers picked up 19...
  • Govt's frames code of ethics for judges 09-11-2006 02:59 PM

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  • Get ready for a revolutionary face-off 26-10-2006 08:20 AM

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