Saturday, 3 December, 2022

Topic: Bakrid

Bombay HC refuses to interfere in BMC’s decision to limit animal sacrifices for Bakri Eid

According to a circular issued by the civic body, 300 buffaloes or 'big animals' will be permitted to be sacrificed over the next three days at the Deonar abattoir.

UP govt bans gatherings of over 50 people, animal sacrifice at public places on Bakrid

During a meeting with senior officials to review the Covid situation in the state, CM Yogi Adityanath directed them to make all necessary arrangements in view of the festival.

SC asks Kerala govt to respond to plea against 3-day relaxation in Covid curbs for Bakrid

CM Pinarayi Vijayan had announced the concessions on 17 July, saying that textiles, footwear, jewelry among others stores would be allowed to open view of upcoming Bakrid festival.

J&K authorities seek ban on illegal slaughter of cows, camels ahead of Bakrid

Muttahida Majlis-e-Ulema, an amalgam of several religious organisations in J&K, expressed strong resentment against the ban and called it a direct infringement of religious freedom.

Muslim affiliate of RSS cuts goat-shape cakes symbolising sacrifice on Bakrid

The group called on the community to shun extravagance and instead contribute in the upliftment of the poor and deprived.

On Camera


File photo of Kerala Governor Arif Mohammed Khan | ANI

Arif Mohammad Khan vs Kerala govt isn’t a new faceoff. Old cases show Governor wears two hats

Under UGC provisions, a search committee is appointed to find suitable candidates for the V-C post. Governors make their selection from among these names.

51 cow universities, old pension scheme, jobs — what RSS affiliates want from 2023 Budget

Welfare schemes and ‘self-reliance’ figure high on Sangh organisations’ wishlists for finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman ahead of the Budget, which she will present on 1 February.


A soldier with 'Arjun', a black kite trained to down enemy drones, during the Yudh Abhyas exercise being held in Auli, Uttarakhand | Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

It’s a plane, no it’s a bird! Army’s training eagles & falcons to swoop down on hostile drones

The birds are also being trained for surveillance at Remount Veterinary Corps Centre in Meerut, with cameras fitted to their heads to record videos.

A Gujarat gamble: A likely reason Rahul is not giving Modi a fight this assembly election

I'd rather not buy idea that Rahul's holding his fire until 2024. More likely, Congress believes Karnataka offers best chance of winning a Gujarat-sized state if Gujarat is too challenging.