December 11, 2013
Former Super Cop and Dynamic Politician Supports Removing Cosmetics Cruelty from India's Shop Shelves
Politician and former cop Dr. Ajay Kumar expressed support for removing cosmetics cruelty from India's shop shelves.
December 4, 2013
The highest health advisory body recommended an import ban on animal-tested cosmetics in India.
November 19, 2013
ITC SONAR Kolkata, leaders in the Bengal hospitality industry, switched to purchasing cage-free eggs.
November 12, 2013
In light of the increasing incidents of poorly managed animal abuse cases reported in India, HSI/India planned to offer a program to improve animal welfare activists' legal training.
October 30, 2013
HSI sent a team to feed and vaccinate animals after a storm struck India's east coast.
October 28, 2013
HSI/India consultant Soham Mukherjee surveyed villages in Odisha, India that have experienced fatalities from crocodiles and made recommendations for avoiding attacks as part of HSI's initiative to mitigate human-wildlife conflict.
October 10, 2013
11,000 Consumers Urge Drug Controller to Celebrate Mahatma Gandhi's Birth Month by Banning Sale of Animal-Tested Cosmetics in India
11,000 consumers urge Drug Controller to celebrate Mahatma Gandhi's birth month by banning sale of animal-tested cosmetics in India.
October 8, 2013
President of World Council of Arya Samaj, Swami Agnivesh, is urging Minister of Environment and Forests to discontinue the extreme confinement of egg-laying hens in so-called barren ‘battery’ cages in India.
August 26, 2013
India’s Ministry of Environment and Forests issued a ‘fins naturally attached’ policy requiring fisheries to land sharks in coastal states with their fins intact.
August 8, 2013
The Animal Welfare Board of India, in recognizing the problem of cruel shark finning, has issued an advisory to all Indian coastal states fisheries to help end this practice by having fishermen land sharks with their fins naturally attached.