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No stay on Jallikattu act, but SC raps Tamil Nadu govt for protests against ban

January 31, 2017 4:58 pm

Refusing to put a stay on the new Jallikattu act, the apex court agreed to examine the new law by the Tamil Nadu government that allowed the bull taming sport.

Animal Welfare Board moves SC challenging Tamil Nadu's new law allowing Jallikattu

January 25, 2017 11:32 am

The petitions come in the backdrop of the Tamil Nadu assembly, in a special session, passing an amendment bill to conduct Jallikattu in the state without any hurdles replacing an ordinance that was promulgated earlier.

Top stories at 8 pm, Jan 24: Centre seeks to withdraw Jallikattu notification, BJP's comments on SRK's Raees promotions, Pak conducts test of N-missile

January 24, 2017 8:16 pm

Top stories today: Supreme Court allows Centre, BCCI to suggest administrators and CBI chargesheets Vijay Mallya in loan default case.

Jallikattu protests: These pictures of widespread violence in Chennai will stun you

January 23, 2017 9:38 pm

There were incidents of stone throwing and burning of vehicles and sundry items at various places in protest against the police action.

Tamil Nadu Assembly passes Jallikattu bill, legalises bull taming sport

January 23, 2017 7:34 pm

The Bill to amend the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act, 1960 was unanimously adopted by the House after members of all parties spoke welcoming the legislative initiative.

Tamil Nadu Assembly passes Jallikattu Bill as protests in Chennai turn violent

January 23, 2017 5:38 pm

Students leading the Jallikattu protests clashed with police and torched several vehicles after they were forcibly evicted from the Marina beach, the epicenter of the protests.

Jallikattu protests: Not new for Tamils to stand united for something they believe in

January 23, 2017 5:16 pm

In Tamil Nadu, admiration or respect for something – whether it's a centuries-old cultural practice, a cinematic demigod, or a political icon – has always been accompanied by heightened emotions. Be it Jallikattu, the conflict over the Cauvery river, the unbounded reverence for Tamil superstar Rajnikanth

January 23, 2 pm update: Jallikattu protests take violent turn, Taslima on uniform civil code, SC on union budget

January 23, 2017 5:12 pm

What's making news on January 23, 2017 at 2 pm. Get the latest, here.

Tamil Nadu: Two killed as thousands take part in Jallikattu

January 22, 2017 3:30 pm

The sport involves young men latching on to the hump of bulls. One who manages to stay put even after the animal makes three jumps is declared a winner.

Alanganallur Jallikattu will be held as per people's wish, says CM Panneerselvam

January 22, 2017 2:45 pm

Panneerselvam, who had announced that he would inaugurate jallikattu at Alanganallur, had to stay in a hotel here following the stir there by protesters who demanded a "permanent measure" to be in place.


Jallikattu: Everything you need to know about the controversial sport, and more

January 12, 2016 10:31 am

Jallikattu verdict: The Supreme Court will hear appeals against the Centre’s decision to allow the sport on Pongal in Tamil Nadu.