Recently in May this year, a ban was put up on the sale of cows and buffaloes for slaughter at animal markets across India by BJP. Every state except Kerala, West Bengal, Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Tripura and Sikkim already have laws preventing the sale and slaughter of cows. The ban received a lot of criticism from various beef eating states.
12 Aug 2019
Can't ensure veg/non-veg delivery preferences: Zomato to protesting riders
In the ongoing tussle between riders and the food-delivery app Zomato, the company on Sunday said it can't factor vegetarian and non-vegetarian preferences into delivery logistics. But, it said it would definitely address concerns of protesting riders.
12 Jul 2019
Tamil Nadu: Man beaten, stabbed for consuming beef soup
In a shocking incident, a young man from Tamil Nadu was allegedly attacked by members of a fringe group for consuming beef soup.
24 Jul 2018
If people stop eating beef, lynching incidents will stop: RSS-leader
Experts, the government, the judiciary, and the masses, everyone is shocked by the alarming rise in mob lynching incidents, and no one knows how to solve it.
02 May 2018
Sadhvi wants public-killing of cow-slaughterers, Keraliites respond with beef recipes
The topic of beef has brought about a rare unity across Kerala.
07 Jan 2018
Harassed by unrelenting cow vigilantism, Goa meat-traders go on strike
Goa Meat Traders Association, the state's umbrella meat-supplying body, would be on an indefinite strike starting yesterday.
28 Dec 2017
Soon, no non-veg food on display outside South Delhi eateries
According to the BJP-ruled South Delhi municipal corporation (SDMC), displaying non-vegetarian food outside eateries should be banned.
14 Oct 2017
Dadri lynching: Two years on, jobs, compensation for Akhlaq's killers
Two years ago, 50-year-old Mohammad Ahklaq of Dadri, UP, was beaten to death by a mob after rumors surfaced that his family had consumed beef.
09 Sep 2017
National-Award-winning actress Surabhi Lakshmi abused for eating beef on Onam
National-Award-winning actor Surabhi Lakshmi has received a barrage of abuses on social media over a show featuring her telecast on Onam.
08 Sep 2017
Foreigners can eat beef outside before visiting India: Tourism Minister
A day after being sworn in, new Tourism Minister KJ Alphons had asserted there's no food code issued by the BJP, that states like Kerala and Goa would continue eating beef.
10 Jul 2017
No beef ban, tourists can eat everything, says Goa minister
At a time when lynchings are taking place in the name of beef, Goa tourism minister Manohar Ajgaonkar said that beef isn't banned in the state and tourists can eat whatever they feel like.
12 Jun 2017
Manipur Assembly passes resolution against Centre's cow sale ban
The Manipur assembly has passed a resolution against the Centre's recent ban on selling cows for trade, reported ANI.
10 Jun 2017
Hyderabad HC judge calls cows 'substitute to Mother and God'
A Hyderabad HC judge, while dismissing the case of a cattle trader whose 63 cows and 2 bulls were seized said that cows were "sacred national wealth".
08 Jun 2017
Before cow slaughter ban debate, Kerala Assembly feasts on beef
Kerala, continuing its protest against the Centre's cow slaughter ban, came up with an innovative mode of objection: a special assembly session began with a sumptuous breakfast which had many delicacies, including beef fry.
06 Jun 2017
BJP's expansion plans in the northeast hit by beef policy
The BJP's expansion plans in the northeast have been hindered by one of their most controversial policies: beef ban.
02 Jun 2017
Beef fest: IIT-Madras students continue protest, management refuses to act
Students of IIT-Madras continued their protests for the second day, demanding action against the alleged right-wing activists who attacked PhD student R Sooraj for organizing a beef fest.
01 Jun 2017
MakeMyTrip trolled for co-founder's tweet on beef
MakeMyTrip has come under attack after a co-founder protested the Centre's laws on cattle slaughter.
30 May 2017
Karnataka will soon get government-run meat shops
According to reports, the Karnataka government will soon have independent units which will sell low-cost and hygienic lamb and mutton across the state.
30 May 2017
Maharashtra- HSC results to be declared today
The results of the Class 12 Maharashtra state board exams are set to be declared by 1 pm today.
08 May 2017
After UP, Haryana, BJP-ruled MP to shut illegal slaughterhouses
Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh, Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Sunday announced that the state's illegal slaughterhouses would all be shut down.
28 Apr 2017
Karnataka: Bajrang Dal men assault 3 Dalits for eating beef
10 activists from the Bajrang Dal reportedly entered a house in Udupi's Kundapur taluk and assaulted 3 Dalit men who they thought were consuming beef.
17 Apr 2017
VHP: Will ban cow slaughter, beef in Goa in 2-years
The Vishwa Hindu Parishad has stated that it would impose a ban on cow slaughter and beef consumption in Goa in just 2 years, without the government's support. It added that groups like the Bajrang Dal and the Durga Vahini would help them achieve this.
01 Apr 2017
5 BJP states begin crackdown on illegal slaughterhouses
BJP governments in Jharkhand, Rajasthan, Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh have begun cracking down on illegal slaughterhouses in their states.
28 Mar 2017
Slaughterhouse ban: Jharkhand follows UP, clamps down on illegal abattoirs
Days after Yogi Adityanath banned illegal slaughterhouses in UP, Jharkhand, another BJP-ruled state, has followed suit.
13 Dec 2016
Dadri hearing deferred again
The hearing for the Dadri Lynching case was deferred yet again as the lawyers for the case abstained from the hearing to celebrate Eid-milad-un-Nabi; lawyers had skipped the last hearing too, owing to a strike.
07 Oct 2016
Dadri: Family of lynching accused refuse to cremate body
The family of Ravin Sisodia, accused of beating Mohammad Akhlaq to death has refused to cremate his body, saying they suspected foul play in his death.
05 Oct 2016
Dadri lynching accused dies, allegedly beaten up in jail
21 year old Ravin Sisodia, accused of beating Mohammed Akhlaq to death in Dadri has died in a hospital in Delhi.
26 Aug 2016
Allahabad HC stays arrest of Ikhlaq's family, not brother
The Allahabad High Court has granted relief to six members of Ikhlaq's family from charges of cow slaughtering.
6 Jun 2016
Bisada Panchayat wants lynched Ikhlaq's family booked for cow slaughter
Despite prohibitory orders, almost 50 people attended the Bisada panchayat and demanded that Mohammad Ikhlaq's family be booked for cow slaughter.
28 Dec 2015
Dadri lynching: Meat found 'mutton not beef'
Making the death of Mohammad Akhlaq more tragic, a report filed by chief veterinary officer in the Uttar Pradesh government asserted that the meat found in the lynched man's refrigerator was mutton and not beef.
30 Sep 2015
Man lynched for beef consumption, dies
A 50-year-old Mohammad Akhlaq died after being beaten by a mob in Dadri in Uttar Pradesh's Ghaziabad district after rumours surfaced that his family had consumed beef.