water buffaloes

Nepal campaigners call for end to animal sacrifices

November 24th, 2010 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Nov 24 (IANS) One year after Nepal shocked animal lovers worldwide by the slaughter of thousands of birds and animals at a Hindu temple close to the Indian border, ... Read more...

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Tales of inhuman cruelty dog world’s largest killing fair

November 26th, 2009 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Nov 26 (IANS) Tales of immense cruelty and imperviousness to suffering began to surface Thursday after the ritual slaughter of thousands of animals and birds at the world's largest ... Read more...

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Death toll in boat sinking in Philippines now 46; eight missing

December 18th, 2008 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
Manila, Dec 18 (DPA) The death toll in the sinking of a passenger vessel off the northern Philippines has risen to 46 while eight people remained missing, the coast guard and police ... Read more...

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Myanmar cyclone claimed 1.25 million chickens: Junta

May 24th, 2008 - 8:32 pm ICT by admin
DPA Bangkok, May 24 (DPA) Cyclone Nargis killed 1.25 million chickens and 136,804 water buffaloes and $10.7 billion have been spent on rehabilitation work such as building embankments around villages in Myanmar's Irrawaddy ... Read more...

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Kaziranga counts its wild buffaloes

March 28th, 2008 - 5:06 pm ICT by admin
Kaziranga (Assam), March 28 (IANS) India's endangered wild buffalo, a favourite prey of the tigers, was counted Friday at the Kaziranga national park in Assam. The results will be out over the ... Read more...

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