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Supreme Court refuses to stay new Tamil Nadu law on Jallikattu

The Supreme Court today refused to stay the new legislation passed recently by the Tamil Nadu assembly allowing bull-taming sport Jallikattu in the state. A...

Jallikattu to be held at Avaniapuram on Feb 5

Jallikattu would be held at Avaniapuram in the district on February 5 in which about 500 bulls would be used, officials said today. Local village...

Kamal Haasan shocked over police action on protesters

A day after police forcibly evicted pro-jallkattu protesters, actor Kamal Haasan today questioned the action and said he was shocked that women and children...

Bill to replace ordinance on Jallikattu to be placed in Assembly:...

Observing that a "mass movement" and "spontaneous outpouring of emotion" paved the way for lifting of the ban on Jallikattu, Tamil Nadu Governor Ch...

Scores of Jallikattu protesters removed from Marina beach

In an early morning crackdown, the police here started removing scores of protesters who were demonstrating at the Marina beach for the past one...

Jallikattu begins in parts of Tamil Nadu amid continuing protests

Jallikattu began in parts of Tamil Nadu today, including Tiruchirappalli district, with traditional fervour even as protests continued at Alanganallur in Madurai, where people...

Ordinance issued, jallikattu to be held today

Jallikattu is all set for a grand return in Tamil Nadu today with an ordinance issued for conducting the bull taming sport after a...

Supreme Court not to pass Jallikattu verdict for a week

The Supreme Court today agreed not to pass judgement for a week on the Jallikattu issue while taking into account the Centre's submission that...

Tamil Nadu to issue ordinance to ensure conduct of Jallikattu

In a bid to defuse the swelling street protests, Tamil Nadu government today said it will issue an ordinance to ensure the conduct of...

Supreme Court keep itself away from pro-Jallikattu protests in Tamil Nadu

The Supreme Court today preferred to stay away from the pro-Jallikattu protests across Tamil Nadu and said the issue of protecting the agitating supporters...

Tamil Nadu to take steps for holding Jallikattu: CM

Tamil Nadu government will soon take steps for holding banned Jallikattu event with the backing of the Centre, Chief Minister O Panneerselvam said today...

Jallikattu: Tamil Nadu govt urges Centre to promulgate ordinance

Amidst growing chorus for holding the bull taming sport of Jallikattu this year, Tamil Nadu government on Monday urged the Centre to consider promulgating...

Supreme Court questions Centre’s notification supporting jallikattu

The Supreme Court on Thursday questioned the Centre for its 2016 notification allowing use of bulls in events like jallikattu, saying that its 2014...

Animal rights group PETA asks Centre not to lift ban on...

Amid reports that the Centre is planning to allow popular bull taming sport 'Jallikattu', animal rights body PETA today said that the ban should...

Centuries-old tag no justification: SC on Jallikattu

The Supreme Court on Tuesday said that just because the bull-taming sport of Jallikattu is a centuries-old tradition, it can't be justified. A bench of...

Interim stay on Jallikattu by Supreme Court, Activists welcome decision

The Supreme Court has issued an interim stay on the Tamil ritual of Jallikattu for this year meaning there will be no bull taming...

With ‘eye on Tamil Nadu elections,’ centre sets aside SC order...

Setting aside a Supreme Court order, the central government on Friday issued an executive order allowing controversial bull taming sport Jallikattu in Tamil Nadu. The...