Stray Dogs

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PETA Writes To Union Govt, Urges To Crackdown Illegal Dogfights In India

PETA India wrote to the Union government, urging to crack down illegal dogfights and illegal pet shops, running in India. In the letter, dated September 13, PETA made the appeal to Animal Husbandry Minister Parshottam Rupala, and Animal Welfare Board of India chair OP Chaudhary. Notably, the organisation also released footage provided by the Fauna Police, showing lethal injuries that animals sustain in the alleged dogfights and making… read-more

Tue, 13 Sep 2022 - 04:02 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: PETA, Health, Illegal Dogfights, Breeding, Union Govt

Ranveer Singh, PETA

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PETA Asks Ranveer Singh To Pose Naked Once More For Its Vegan Campaign

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India asked Ranveer Singh to perform a nude photoshoot for their veganism campaign, "All Animals Have the Same Parts - Try Vegan." He turned vegan for his upcoming film. PETA India Vice President of Celebrity and Public Relations Sachin Bangera said, "Having given healthy vegan eating a go, Ranveer Singh is the perfect… read-more

Fri, 05 Aug 2022 - 12:05 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Ranveer Singh, PETA, Nude Photoshoot, VEGAN, Try Vegan Campaign

Courtesy: ANI


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Top Indian Designers Vow To Make Leather-Free Products

Considering World Fashion Day celebrated on August 21, India's top 32 fashion designers have claimed that they will eliminate the use of leather in their products and in other materials. The designers featuring the initiative are Gaurav Gupta, Masaba Gupta, and others. The move comes after they were asked to do so by the PETA India and Lakme Fashion Week with an aim to prevent environmental and ethical treatment of animals.

Fri, 20 Aug 2021 - 09:22 PM / by Prateek Chakradhar

Tags: PETA, Environmental Issues, Animal Rights, Fashion Designer, World Fashion Day

Courtesy: News 18

Tokyo Olympics

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Olympics: PETA Writes To IOC, Calls For Removal Of Equestrian Events

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) have advised the International Olympic Committee (IOC) for the termination of equestrian games in the future events of the Olympics. "The world was shocked when a visibly upset German pentathlon competitor, Annika Schleu, was filmed spurring and whipping the horse Saint Boy after he refused to enter the course," PETA wrote to IOC president Thomas Bach. German coach Kim Raisner also hit the… read-more

Sat, 14 Aug 2021 - 04:22 PM / by Prateek Chakradhar

Tags: Tokyo Olympics, IOC, PETA, Animal Rights

Courtesy: The Indian Express

Amul; PETA.

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Amul Requests PM Modi To Ban PETA, Cites Conspiracy Against India

Amul vice-chairman Valamji Humbal has requested PM Narendra Modi to ban People for Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) after the organization suggested the diary firm to adopt vegan milk. Calling the global NGO "opportunistic", Humbal said PETA is "part of the conspiracy" to render unemployment in India and harm the country's GDP. Besides, he accused PETA of planning to hijack the Indian market with its own plant-based milk and food. 

Wed, 02 Jun 2021 - 01:34 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Amul, PETA, Ban, PM Narendra Modi, Vegan Milk

Courtesy: The Indian Express

Amul India MD

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Amul Replies To PETA Over 'Switch To Vegan Product' Suggestions

Dairy cooperative Amul India’s MD RS Sodhi has questioned PETA over its suggestion to switch over to vegan products. Taking to Twitter, Sodhi asked, "will they (PETA) give livelihood to 100 million dairy farmers (70% landless)?" Sodhi added, how many people will afford the expensive lab manufactured factory food made of chemicals and synthetic vitamins.   Earlier, citing a 2018 report, PETA requested Amul to produce "vegan food and milk… read-more

Sat, 29 May 2021 - 06:15 PM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Amul India, PETA, RS Sodhi, Twitter, Vegan Milk

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

The bear, Tag

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California: Governor Candidate Brings 500Kg Bear To Election Rally

John Cox, a Republican Party candidate contesting for the governor post in California, brought a 500 kg Kodiak bear named ‘Tag’ to an election campaign on May 4. Reportedly, Cox was adhering to the 'Beauty and the Beast' theme comparing himself to the beast that will change the political scenario in the state. Meanwhile, the publicity stunt invited angry reactions from animal activists including PETA.

Thu, 06 May 2021 - 06:25 PM / by Neha Sanjeev

Tags: John cox, California, PETA, bear, Animal right activist

Courtesy: NDTV

Sonu Sood and Shraddha Kapoor

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PETA India Calls Sonu Sood, Shraddha Kapoor As "Hottest Vegetarians"

Actor Sonu Sood and Shraddha Kapoor have been named 2020's Hottest Vegetarians by the animal rights organisation PETA India. The organisation honoured the actors for encouraging their fans to eat meat-free meals. It recognized Sonu’s efforts in participating in campaign ‘Hug a Vegetarian’ day and requesting McDonalds to have a McVegan burger in menu. Shraddha was honoured for turning to all vegan after reading PETA cookbook and for… read-more

Fri, 18 Dec 2020 - 12:20 PM / by Sakshi Teresa Emmanuel

Tags: PETA, Sonu Sood, Shraddha Kapoor, health care, VEGAN