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Jallikattu ordinance to be proposed in state assembly

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The much-expected bill to replace the Tamil Nadu government’s Jallikattu ordinance will be tabled in the state assembly this evening, Speaker P Dhanapal said. “The bill will be moved when the House meets at 5 PM today,” he told reporters here. The decision was taken at a meeting of the Business Advisory Council which decides …

Jallikattu: Centre looking for ‘permanent’ solution, says Dave

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The Centre wants a “permanent” solution to the Jallikattu issue, and the proposal submitted by the Tamil Nadu government is being vetted by various ministries after which a final decision will be taken within a “day or two,” Environment Minister Anil Madhav Dave said today. “Today the Home Minister has received a proposal from Tamil …

Spiritual writer and Isha Foundation mastermind, Vasudev encourages Jalikattu

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Amidst protests in Tamil Nadu over ban on the bull-taming sports Jallikattu, spiritual writer and founder of Isha Foundation Jaggi Vasudev Sadhu today supported the sport, saying it has a traditional significance. The yogi, who was attending the ongoing Jaipur Literature Festival, argued that the centuries-old sport was conducted to honor animals, and not to …

Jallikattu Protest: This is what PM Modi has planned for Tamil Nadu

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Making Marina as the “Epicentre” for Jallikattu, People’s agitation and their strive to guard their culture have led the protesters to grow in larger numbers for the 3rd consecutive day of Jallikattu protest. The Chief Minister’s urge to protesters to call off the protest went inoperative. Seeing the aggressiveness of protesters going high throughout the …