June 18, 2014
HSI/India welcomed the Haryana Pollution Control Board’s notice to close 10 poultry egg farms, and stop operations in 11 others, in Panchkula. The PCB took this action in the wake of complaints filed by city residents on the growing house-fly menace in their locality.
June 12, 2014
HSI/India welcomed India's Drug Controller General and Agriculture ministry directive urging the State Governments to stop using antibiotics and hormones in animal agriculture.
June 11, 2014
HSI India, in collaboration with Animal Welfare Board of India and Cape Foundation, Kolkata, will offer a program to improve animal welfare advocates’ legal training.
May 23, 2014
India became South Asia’s first country to end cosmetics cruelty in its laboratories by outlawing animal testing for cosmetic products and ingredient. HSI/India welcomed this historic milestone.
May 13, 2014
A review of victories for animals contributed to by HSI's India office in its first year and a half of operation.
May 8, 2014
Dr. Nanditha Krishna, chairperson of Humane Society International/India and HSI board member, applauds the Hon’ble Supreme Court of India issued a landmark verdict banning the use of bulls for entertainment.
May 6, 2014
Humane Society International applauded the Indian Ministry of Health and Family Welfare for introducing a draft notification to ban the import of cosmetics tested on animals abroad.
May 5, 2014
HSI/India welcomed recent statements by Dr. G.N. Singh, India’s Drug Controller General and head of the Central Drug Standard Control Organization, that he is giving serious consideration to modernizing India’s pharmaceutical safety assessment by replacing old-fashioned animal testing with modern non-animal alternatives.
May 2, 2014
India's outgoing Drug Technical Advisory Board received Humane Society International's Leadership in Animal Welfare Award for its exemplary support in improving the standard of animal welfare in the country.
May 1, 2014
HSI street dog surveyors used a mobile phone app to do a census of street dogs in India.