The Court also went on to say that any person or NGO was free to file a petition seeking directions to make the Cow India's national animal.
Judge Mahesh Chandra Sharma of the Rajasthan high court, speaking to reporters on Wednesday. "In this case, peahen gives birth after it gets impregnated with the tears of the peacock and that's how a peacock or a peahen is then born". God Krishna wore peacock feather for this reason.
After passing the verdict, the judge, who retired today, said his verdict on the matter was his "soul's voice" and that "no crime is more heinous than cow slaughter". He told CNN-News 18 that he believes his call to have cow killers imprisoned for life has nothing to do with secularism. In his argument, the judge compared the cow to the national bird, the peacock, and described both the species as "pious".
Following the government's ban on cattle slaughter and restrictions on the sale of cattle, the Janata Dal (United) has appealed to the Centre to declare cow as the "national animal". Sharma also said that the existing punishment for cow slaughter which is 10 years imprisonment should be increased to life sentence to check cow slaughter. India is a predominant agriculture country based in animal rearing. Quoting Nepal as an example where cow is the national animal, Justice Sharma advised Rajasthan government to take a firm stand in order to get a legal entity for cows at national level. Over a hundred cows had perished at the government-run cowshed in Jaipur a year ago.
The bench also granted liberty to any person or class of persons to approach the court with a plea in a PIL to declare cow as a national animal.
This comes amid the protest in several areas in the country like Kerala, Tamil Nadu, West Bengal and Tripura over the Centre's notification banning the sale of cattle for slaughter at animal markets. "We respect the religious sentiments of our Hindu brethren but no one can be allowed to take law and order into their own hands", The Times of India had quoted Madani as saying.
The zoo was evacuated as a precaution but officials said the public was never at risk and the tiger did not escape at any point. Tributes have flooded social media for Rosa King , the zookeeper who was killed yesterday by a tiger at Hamerton Zoo.
Moon took charge as the president of South Korea today, after the National Election Commission declared him victor yesterday. He has been cautious about the recent decision to deploy a controversial US anti-missile system in South Korea.
This came in the wake of the OPEC's November 30 decision to cut output by 1.2 million bpd for six months effective from January 1. Clawing back some of Thursday's losses, global benchmark Brent futures were up 28c at $51.74 a barrel at 8.37am GMT.
Newark Liberty International Airport re-opened after an engine caught fire on a San Francisco-bound flight Tuesday night. Flight 1579 from Newark to San Francisco was scheduled to take off when officials said its engine caught fire.
He earlier said that after Tabqa is secured, the forces will continue operations to "isolate and seize Raqqa ". For weeks, policymakers in Ankara had been waiting for President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan's meeting with U.S.
His best result at the French Open was reaching the semifinals in 2009, just months before he won his Grand Slam title in NY . Following her remarkable form everywhere else in the world she was seeded seventh for this tournament.
Bob Dole of Kansas, who sat in the audience at the ceremony, thanking Dole for his service in World War II. Moments later, Trump stopped for a young man who wanted to snap a picture of himself with the president.
He led after three rounds in hard conditions at Oak Hill in 2008, but shot a final-round 76 to lose by one stroke to Jay Haas . He then returned to the PGA Tour , where he continues to play a full schedule, and tied for 16th at The Players Championship.
His head wound had been bandaged but blood still soaked his white dress shirt. "It showed me that we won't give up", said Hashimy. The Associated Press reports , "The Afghan interior ministry says 64 people were killed and as many as 320 were wounded".
How do you feel about doing it?' We talk among ourselves. "We go out and just try to be as great as we can be every night". This NBA Finals rubber match between the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers has been building up for a while.
The leaders agreed that the new French president would host the German and Polish leaders in France in August, the diplomat said. Charles Michel and he are indeed only two years apart, the first being 41 years old and the second being 39 years old.
Trump, who made no public appearances Sunday, was expected to deliver remarks at Arlington National Cemetery on Memorial Day. But he said that as long as the information was shared with the US government, it didn't represent a problem.
Abbas said the Palestinians "are committed to working with [Trump] to reach a historic peace deal between us and Israel". Israel defeated the Arab armies then, and again in the Six-Day War of 1967, at which time they annexed East Jerusalem .
Grande, whose fan base is dominated by girls and young women, said she had seen a "beautiful, diverse, pure, happy crowd". Soon after the terror attack, Grande chose to suspend her Dangerous Woman world tour for at least two weeks.
President Trump has said he will decide whether to pull the USA out of the Paris climate accord when he returns from his trip. A French official said it would be "disappointing" if the wording on climate change "is too light in the final statement".
For the rest of next week things look to stay unsettled with a 40-50% chance for scattered showers and storms each afternoon. Going into Monday , the weather service puts the likelihood of heavy rain at 100-percent, with temperatures in the mid 60s.
It's the French Open . "Nadal, I don't think he's anxious at all about anyone in this tournament, to be fair", he offered. Their match was suspended because of darkness on Tuesday with the 12th-seeded Frenchman trailing 7-5, 6-4, 6-7 (6), 5-4.
According to Cleveland police, Loehmann's job application contained inaccuracies and he violated other administrative policies. Rice had been playing with what looked like a gun in a park near his home when someone called 911 to report him.
The site was sold to Russian Federation under former president Nicolas Sarkozy amid criticism from human rights groups. But following talks ill feeling feeling at the press conference came to the surface over issues such as Ukraine .
It released several photos of both the launch and Jong Un's reaction, none of which, could be independently confirmed or verified. Experts believe the North's new missile is the longest-range weapon ever successfully tested by the isolated nation.
It also said that the company lost $2.31 per share, though most of that was due to expenses related to stock-based compensation. The company added more users this quarter than it did during the fourth quarter of 2016, when it grew by just 5 million DAUs.
He did it with a three-pointer late in the third quarter - the first of a string of three straight from beyond the arc. With the unblemished Warriors waiting, James opted to douse them in accolades rather than cast any barbs.
In addition, he maintained the president should not use Twitter and that he "never envisioned" Trump would become president. Boehner, who retired from politics in 2015 and handed over the speakership to Paul Ryan , said he's loving the quiet life.
GWS Auctions Inc. of California is auctioning off the jet after it sat on a runway in New Mexico for 30 years. However, Presley designed the interior himself, which features red velvet seats with a matching shag carpet.