Ship carrying 6,000 cattle, 43 crew capsized in storm off Japan

Ship carrying 6,000 cattle, 43 crew capsized in storm off Japan

More than 40 crew members were missing after a ship carrying cattle from New Zealand to China capsized in stormy weather in the East China Sea, the Japanese coastguard said on Thursday.

Karachi's rooftop cattle get a crane lift to the ground

Karachi's rooftop cattle get a crane lift to the ground

The operation has become an annual event in Syed Ejaz Ahmad's neighbourhood of Nazimabad, where a crowd cheered as it watched the spectacle unfold.

Qatar Charity launches Eid al-Adha campaign

Qatar Charity launches Eid al-Adha campaign

The campaign aims to provide 39,854 sacrificial (‘Qurbani’) cattle, which include cows and sheep, within Qatar and 28 other countries throughout Asia, Africa and Europe.

New Zealand to cull 150,000 cattle in attempt to eradicate disease

New Zealand to cull 150,000 cattle in attempt to eradicate disease

Up to 150,000 New Zealand cattle will be culled as the government attempts to eradicate the disease Mycoplasma bovis.

Australian who killed 100-year-old crocodile fined A$10,000

Australian who killed 100-year-old crocodile fined A$10,000

The 5.2-metre crocodile was shot between the eyes in a river next to a farm in Rockhampton in central Queensland in September.

India's top court stays controversial cattle slaughter ban

India's top court stays controversial cattle slaughter ban

India's top court on Tuesday stayed a nationwide ban imposed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government on the sale of cattle for slaughter that had provoked outcry in many states.

Indian court temporarily suspends cow slaughter ban

Indian court temporarily suspends cow slaughter ban

An Indian court Tuesday temporarily suspended a ban imposed by the government on the sale of cattle for slaughter, dealing the first legal blow to the controversial measure.

Three men attacked in Indian capital for transporting cattle

Three men attacked in Indian capital for transporting cattle

Three men who were transporting buffaloes in their truck to a slaughterhouse were attacked by vigilantes in the heart of Indian capital New Delhi, the police said on Sunday.

Central Market shifting 'may cause inconvenience'

Central Market shifting 'may cause inconvenience'

A plan to shift the vegetable, fish and cattle markets from the Doha Central Market in the Mesaimeer-Mamoura area to three locations in a few months may cause inconvenience to both the customers as well as retailers, it is felt.

Week after Turkey coup bid, EU slams 'unacceptable' purges

Week after Turkey coup bid, EU slams 'unacceptable' purges

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday faced growing EU criticism over an "unacceptable" crackdown that has seen tens of thousands of people detained or sacked, as supporters celebrated the defeat one week ago of the coup aimed at ending his rule.

Peterhansel hits back to lead after second stage

Peterhansel hits back to lead after second stage

Defending champion Stephane Peterhansel bounced back on Monday to move into the lead .

France should allow headscarves, Arabic in schools, says report to PM

France should allow headscarves, Arabic in schools, says report to PM

France should reverse decades of strict secularism to integrate its immigrant population better, allowing Muslims to wear headscarves in schools .