May 9, 2013
Jaipur Mayor Supports HSI/India’s Be Cruelty-Free Campaign, Urges Health Ministry to Ban Import of Animal-Tested Cosmetics
The mayor of Jaipur, India supported HSI/India's Be Cruelty-Free campaign by urging the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare to ban the import of animal-tested cosmetics.
March 25, 2013
HSI praised The Park Kolkata for ending its procurement of eggs from caged hens, and adopting a cage-free policy.
March 14, 2013
MP Baijayant 'Jay' Panda Asks India to Embrace Modern Science in Support of HSI’s Campaign to End Animal Testing for Cosmetics
Member of Parliament Baijayant 'Jay' Panda calls on the government to end animal testing for cosmetics in India – giving a boost to a campaign that is spreading around the world.
March 13, 2013
HSI/India is thrilled to announce an impressive list of celebrities who have pledged their support for ending cosmetics testing on animals in India.
March 11, 2013
HSI/India: As Europe Bans Sales of Cruel Cosmetics, BIS Must Move Swiftly to Enact Drug Controller General’s Directive to Remove Animal Tests
HSI/India called on the Bureau of Indian Standards to follow Europe's example without delay by ensuring that animal tests be removed as a requirement in cosmetics safety regulations, the IS4011.
March 1, 2013
HSI/India called for support from the Indian government to provide much-needed protection for sharks and rays at the 2013 CITES meeting.
February 26, 2013
Local organization Let's Live Together partnered with HSI to offer a free spay/neuter clinic for World Spay Day 2013.
February 26, 2013
Humane Society International/India Lauds Drug Controller General’s Direction to Eliminate Animal Tests for Cosmetics
Directive from India's Drug Controller marks the beginning of the end of lethal poisoning and oral irritation animal testing for cosmetic purposes in India.
January 24, 2013
Actress Debasree Roy spoke out against cosmetics animal testing at a press conference, urging the Indian government not to delay on ridding India of animal-tested cosmetics.
January 16, 2013
In January 2013, the Animal Welfare Board of India issued an advisory to all state governments against granting permission for dolphinariums after HSI and partners presented evidence of the many problems associated with them.