March 3, 2016
Following intensive campaigning by HSI/India, the Government of Goa has reiterated the ban on bullfighting/Dhirio
February 19, 2016
Humane Society International/India is offering a reward of 100,000 INR for any valid information about persons involved in sexually assaulting a dog in Kerala
February 17, 2016
HSI's Animal Rescue Team traveled to South Korea to transport 50 dogs to safety in the United States after a fifth dog meat farmer agreed to switch to an alternative livelihood.
January 27, 2016
January 22, 2016
Humane Society International/India Campaigner Honoured for Animal Welfare in #100Women Achievers Contest
HSI/India campaigner in Kerala recognized by the Honourable President of India for animal welfare in #100Women Achievers contest
January 21, 2016
In response to a plea submitted by HSI/India, veteran Congress and BJP leaders have urged Government of Goa to not legalize bullfighting
January 14, 2016
In yet another victory for animals, the High Court at Guwahati has stayed an earlier High Court order which had allowed bulbul fighting. In January 2015, the Government of Assam had issued an order prohibiting bulbul fights during the festival of Bihu which was contested by the Shri Hayariba Madhav Temple committee in December 2015.
January 13, 2016
HSI/India applauded the Government of Telangana for banning the procuring, stocking, sale and use of nylon manja, also known as Chinese manja, on the eve of Sankranti.
January 12, 2016
Animal welfare advocates across India rejoiced as the Hon’ble Supreme Court of India stayed the Central Government’s notification allowing Jallikattu in Tamil Nadu. The court issued a notice to all states mentioned in a notification dated Jan. 7th to file a response.
January 8, 2016
With the High Court of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana reiterating the prohibition on cockfighting, animal welfare groups called for a swift implementation of the court’s orders to ensure that no animal is harmed for the sake of entertainment.