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Jallikattu Ban: ‘Send Them to the Butchers’ Is Now the Only Option

Jallikattu Ban: ‘Send Them to the Butchers’ Is Now the Only Option

The ban on Jallikattu isn’t an act of mercy on bulls. It hastens the road to the destruction of local breeds, which started with the government’s cross-breeding (with foreign breeds) programme in the 60s. I visit the cattle market in rural Madurai for a ground report. From Jallikattu to the Meat Factory [...]

January 17, 2017 HHR Archives, India Comments Off on Jallikattu Ban: ‘Send Them to the Butchers’ Is Now the Only Option

In the land of the holy cow, fury over beef exports

In the land of the holy cow, fury over beef exports

Perhaps surprisingly in a country where so many people view cows as sacred, India could soon become the world’s biggest beef exporter, according to the USDA. DELHI/MUMBAI: Symbols of India’s emergence as an economic powerhouse line the four-lane highway to Jaipur out of New Delhi: a factory owned by the world’s biggest motorbike maker, glass [...]

December 12, 2013 HHR Analysis/Insights, Archives Comments Off on In the land of the holy cow, fury over beef exports