India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday November 19, 2015
Holding that there was a need to strike balance between empathy for stray dogs and safety of humans, the Supreme Court on Wednesday permitted municipal bodies to kill irretrievably ill and wounded stray dogs suffering from rabies, in accordance with the laws.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 18, 2015
The Supreme Court is likely to commence final hearing today on a bunch of petitions challenging the mass culling of stray dogs.
Kerala News | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 19, 2015
Observing that there has to be more concern for protecting the lives of human beings than stray dogs, Kerala High Court today said local bodies can exercise their power to capture, sterilise or destroy the strays, provided it is done in accordance with legal provisions.
Kerala News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 13, 2015
Animal Welfare Board of India (AWBI) has asked state police to take action against 'Theruvu Naaya Unmoolana Sangam' (Stray Dog Eradication Group) and an industrialist who supported the move even after growing demand for more severe steps to check street dog menace in Kerala.
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Tuesday October 6, 2015
In a shocking act of animal cruelty, 47 stray dogs were allegedly poisoned to death and the carcasses dumped on a by-pass road in Coimbatore district of Tamil Nadu.
Bangalore News | Written by Maya Sharma | Friday October 2, 2015
A plump brown mongrel with deep, dark eyes called Bambi is officially the cutest Indian dog of the year.
Kerala News | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Tuesday September 29, 2015
Four persons were arrested for allegedly inciting the killing of stray dogs in Kerala's Ernakulam district.
Kerala News | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Thursday September 24, 2015
With Rs 500 as reward for killing stray dogs in Ernakulam district, 11 dogs have reportedly been dragged and killed in crude ways by untrained locals in the past two days in Kerala.
Kerala News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 16, 2015
In a significant step to check the menace of stray dogs in Kerala, the state government today directed civic bodies to take necessary steps to control violent dogs.
Kerala News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday September 7, 2015
In an incident that has once again pitted animal lovers against those in favour of controlling the number of stray dogs in Kerala, a stray canine bit a three-year-old boy, injuring him in both his eyes.
Kerala News | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Wednesday August 26, 2015
Panchayat officials in Kerala's northern district of Kannur have denied any involvement in the killing of scores stray dogs which triggered a huge outrage on social media.
Kerala News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday August 23, 2015
Officials of Puzhathi panchayat near Kannur in Kerala today washed their hands of the mass killing of stray dogs, saying they had no role in it nor commissioned anyone to do it.
Kerala News | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Saturday August 8, 2015
After facing criticism from animal rights groups over their decision to cull dangerous stray dogs, the Kerala government has now partnered with trained NGO's to deal with sterilising them, over 1.5 lakh cases of dog bites are reported every year in the state.
Delhi News | Written by Snigdha Basu | Friday August 7, 2015
She wanted her son to get an education and rise above their humble means, but those dreams were dashed on Tuesday when seven-year-old Mamoon was attacked and killed by a pack of dogs near their home in south Delhi.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday August 6, 2015
The Kerala Grama Panchayath Association on Thursday denied media reports that its recent general body meeting decided to cull stray dogs and export their meat to northeast India and to other countries.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday August 5, 2015
In a shocking incident, a seven-year-old boy was mauled to death by a pack of stray dogs in the national capital on Tuesday morning, police said.
India News | Written by Maya Sharma | Monday July 27, 2015
Kerala's plans to cull street dogs deemed to be dangerous has run into opposition. In addition to online campaigns urging people to boycott Kerala tourism and products, protests were held in cities around India.
Kerala News | Press Trust of India | Friday July 24, 2015
Despite an online campaign against culling of dangerous stray dogs, the Kerala government remains firm on its decision that doing away with them will make the state more "tourist friendly".
Kerala News | Press Trust of India | Friday July 3, 2015
Taking a serious view of problems caused by stray dogs in the state, Kerala Pradesh Congress Committee today asked the government to convene an all-party meeting to come up with a solution.
Andhra Pradesh News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday April 15, 2015
Stray dogs today mauled a six-year-old girl to death in Andhra Pradesh's Guntur district.
India News | Written by Nazir Masoodi | Thursday April 9, 2015
A private member's bill aiming to curb the stay dog menace in Jammu and Kashmir has been introduced in the state Assembly yesterday. "Get rid of stray dogs, it's not AFSPA," said independent lawmaker Engineer Rashid who introduced the bill titled 'Jammu and Kashmir Curbing the menace of stray dogs bill, 2015.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday April 6, 2015
Surrounded by hundreds of dogs, wagging their tails and running free on fenced-off land in a Serbian town, Sasa Pesic knows each of the pooches by name.
Offbeat | Amrita Kohli | Tuesday October 7, 2014
Here's one rescue story that will warm your heart and make you smile.
Offbeat | Amrita Kohli | Wednesday September 3, 2014
A true act of generosity is when you share something you need with someone who needs it more than you do.