Meat

  • Azam Khan tells UP BJP to ask Centre to ban meat export 25-06-2014 06:36 PM

    UP Minister Azam Khan on Wednesday said problem of illegal slaughtering of lactating animals can be solved if the Centre brings a policy banning meat export. Khan, while replying to an adjournment notice moved by BJP legislators Laxmikant Bajpai and Radha Mohan Das in the state Assembly on slaughtering of...
  • Dog meat festival celebrated in China 22-06-2014 08:24 AM

    Beijing: People in southern China celebrated the annual dog meat festival on Saturday despite mounting protests from animal welfare groups and pet owners from across the world. The festival to mark the summer solstice in Yulin City of Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, slated for June 21, witnesses around 2,000 dogs...
  • Desi Lady Gaga? Starlet Tanisha Singh wears a dress made of goat meat 08-02-2014 11:37 AM

    Starlet Tanisha Singh, in a bid to spread awareness about 'saving animals' dressed up in a goat meat dress for a special photo shoot. Singh's dress was strikingly similar to the infamous meat dress that Lady Gaga had worn to Grammy Awards few years back which was criticized by animal...
  • Rising food prices hit festivities 16-10-2013 11:03 AM

    As the country celebrates Eid on Wednesday, price rise has become a dampener for millions of Indians this festive month. The prices of food commodities have pushed food inflation to a 3-year high of 18 per cent in August. Onion is the main villain among vegetables, followed by cereals, egg,...
  • Price rise a dampener this festive season, inflation at a 3-year high 16-10-2013 08:20 AM

    New Delhi/Srinagar: As the country celebrates Eid on Wednesday, price rise has become a dampener for millions of Indians this festive month. The prices of food commodities have pushed food inflation to a 3-year high of 18 per cent in August. Onion is the main villain among vegetables, followed by...
  • Paul McCartney bans meat, Facebook on sets 03-10-2013 02:06 PM

    London: Legendary Beatles star Paul McCartney has forbidden his production team from having meat, scrolling through social networking sites and consumption of non-prescription drugs throughout the shoot of a new video. The 71-year-old, who has been a lifelong supporter of animal rights, is shooting for his new track 'Queenie eye'...
  • UK: Sikhs continue fight against meat plant close to a gurdwara 30-08-2013 03:34 AM

    Nearly two weeks after city councillors in Bradford approved a meat plant close to a gurdwara, leaders of the Sikh community are planning to invite leaders of other faiths to strengthen its fight against the move. Members of the Sikh community are trying to get the backing of other faiths...
  • Neelgai meat seized from poachers' vehicle near Sultanganj 08-08-2013 11:04 PM

    Forest Department and police officials last night seized a jeep abandoned by poachers after intercepting them near Sultanganj in the district. One quintal meat of blue-bull (nil-gai), a protected animal, was recovered from the jeep, while the poachers fled, forest ranger Dilip Singh Puria said. ...
  • Scientists to serve lab-made burger from cow cells 06-08-2013 10:39 AM

    London: For $332,000, you might expect that burger to come with fries and a shake. But it's no ordinary hamburger that two volunteer taste-testers are tucking into in London on Monday. The meat was grown in a laboratory, from cattle stem cells. Mark Post, whose team at Maastricht University in...
  • China: Police bust million-dollar rat meat ring 03-05-2013 02:22 PM

    Beijing: Chinese police have broken a crime ring that passed off more than $1 million in rat and small mammal meat as mutton, authorities said, in a food safety crackdown that coincides with a bird flu outbreak and other environmental pressures. Authorities have arrested 904 suspects since the end of...
  • Lady Gaga's blood-stained dress on sale 21-11-2012 06:56 PM

    Los Angeles: Lady Gaga's dress, which has her blood stain, is being put up for sale. The dress is said to be even more gruesome than her steak frock, reports thesun.co.uk. The Eddie Gavriilidis Ecstasy gown will go under the hammer at Julien's Auctions, Beverly Hills, Dec 1. It is...
  • Chennai fish markets turn into 'silent zones' 20-09-2012 02:11 PM

    Chennai: We have heard most teachers likening a noisy classroom to a fish market, as a comparison to the hustle bustle common to both. But, in the absence of its trademark noise and crowd, the fish markets in the city wore a deserted look a couple of days after the...
  • T'puram airport: Bird hits to be checked 11-08-2012 01:01 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: Concerned over the increasing incidents of bird hits, the Airfield Environment Management Committee (AEMC) of the Thiruvananthapuram International Airport has decided not to allow the sale of meat and fish in the open in a 10-km radius of the airport. The airport had witnessed six incidents of bird hits...
  • KTDC to purchase food products from govt agencies 02-08-2012 02:18 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: With food adulteration being reported from various parts of the state, Kerala Tourism Development Corporation (KTDC) has decided to purchase meat and fish from government agencies for all its hotels. The purchase will be made from the Livestock Development Board, Meat Products of India, Kerala State Coastal Area Development...
  • Sale of shawarma banned in Kochi district 19-07-2012 12:36 PM

    Kochi: If Kochiites have developed an appetite for shawarma, it is now time to say goodbye to the Arabian extravaganza at least for the time being. The Food Safety Wing on Wednesday banned the sale of shawarma in the district following raids at various places in the city. The ban...
  • Endangered animals, birds sold openly in Puducherry 31-05-2012 06:25 AM

    Puducherry: Migratory birds and endangered animals protected by the Indian wildlife laws are being sold openly in a market in Puducherry. CNN-IBN has accessed images that expose the thriving lucrative business. At a roadside food stall, in the city of Puducherry the selling of protected birds and animals is a...
  • Rare birds, animals sold in Puducherry 30-05-2012 01:25 PM

    Puducherry: Migratory birds and endangered animals protected by the Indian wildlife laws are being sold openly in a market in Puducherry. CNN-IBN has accessed images that expose the thriving lucrative business. The images show ibis and purple moorhens, open billed storks being sold openly at roadside stalls. These birds visit...
  • 'Meat dressed' Lady GaGa in PETA campaign 02-02-2011 11:04 AM

    Los Angeles: She was slammed by PETA for wearing a dress made out of meat at last year's MTV awards, but pop star Lady Gaga has been chosen by the animal rights group to front it's anti-fur campaign. The 'Pokerface' hitmaker along with Pink and Mariah Carey are the new...
  • Dog meat off Beijing menus for Olympics 11-07-2008 11:42 AM

    Durban: Star of Highveld Lions' Champions League Twenty20 semifinal win over Delhi Daredevils, pacer Chris Morris said picking up two wickets at an economy rate of just 1.75 in a T20 game was 'unbelievable'. Morris returned figures of 2 for seven in his four overs, getting rid of the dangerous...
  • EU bans meat export from UK 07-08-2007 03:56 PM

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  • Aussie cleric banned for meaty remark 27-10-2006 09:10 PM

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