LONDON: Three men have been charged with fraud for allegedly selling horsemeat as beef in Britain in 2012, prosecutors said on Friday.
BHOPAL: Police acted as silent spectators when a mob led by cow vigilantes attacked, assaulted and abused two women at a railway in Mandsaur, around 350 km from state capital Bhopal, over rumours of alleged beef trafficking.
MUMBAI: An Indian court on Friday struck down a tough law that had banned the consumption of beef in the western state of Maharashtra, dealing a blow to right-wing Hindu groups.
LUCKNOW: Indian police Wednesday formally charged 15 suspects over the mob murder of a Muslim man suspected of eating beef in late September, a case that sparked an outcry over communal intolerance.
NEW DELHI/MUMBAI: Rising tensions over eating beef in Hindu-majority India are starting to hit the multi-billion dollar buffalo meat trade, with exports falling in the last six months as traders run short of supplies and China lifts purchases from Brazil.
SRINAGAR: The high court in Jammu and Kashmir ordered state police on Thursday to ensure strict implementation of a colonial-era law banning the sale of beef after a petitioner argued the slaughter of bovine animals hurt the sentiments of some communities.
AHMEDABAD: A Muslim leader in India warned Wednesday of communal unrest after a state government claimed the Holy Quran discourages eating beef, the latest contentious effort to protect cows in the Hindu-majority country.
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS) in its weekly report has mentioned that the inflation rate has fallen by 0.35 percent compared to last week, ARY News reports.