The unsolved questions on the new law on Jallikattu can eminently be emanated as: Whether any law under Article 13 (3) of the Constitution of India in form of Act or Ordinance can override the effect of the judgment? Whether Prevention of cruelty to Animals (Tamil Nadu Amendment) Ordinance, 2017, has trenched the judicial power by overriding and taking away the basis of the law laid down by the Hon’ble Supreme Court in Animal Welfare Board Of India Vs A. Nagaraja & Ors in CIVIL APPEAL NO. 5387 OF 2014, (2014) 7 SCC 547? Whether unlisting bulls from performing animals’ list for the event of Jallikattu is not against the object of the PCA? And whether the Governor of Tamil Nadu had any power to make the Tamil Nadu Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (Conduct of Jallikattu) Rules, 2017, while considering the PCA Act, 1960, as the principal Act, without amending section 38 of the PCA Act, 1960, which still confers rule-making power only on the Central government? … [Read more...] about New Law On Jallikattu: Fraud To The People Or Panacea For Ancient Tradition?
It was the first time scientists have employed current technology to centuries-old embalming practices. “The goal of this study is to apply evidence-based diagnostic criteria and state-of-the art methodology in order to improve knowledge on soft tissues preservation and postmortem alterations,” researchers led by Christina Papageorgopoulou, an anthropologist at Democritus University of Thrace in Greece, wrote. … [Read more...] about Human Corpse Gets Ancient Egyptian Embalming Treatment To Show How Mummies Were Made
The beach area they studied is difficult to access now, as Calvert Island is overrun with rainforests and bogs. Earth’s sea level was significantly lower when these humans would have been there, though. Interestingly, the layout of the footprints suggested that this beach was something of a gathering area; the people who left the prints were moving about in different directions rather than walking together in a line. … [Read more...] about Ancient Human Footprints Found On Canada’s West Coast
All these features led the group to posit the Homo naledis might have shown complex behaviors, despite having a brain smaller than that of our direct ancestors. However, they still do not know what those behaviors were or how they may have differed from those exhibited by Homo sapiens at that time. … [Read more...] about Ancient Humans Had Small Brains But With Modern Features
Archaeologists this week discovered an ancient temple hidden inside a Mexican pyramid while scanning for any damage caused by the 7.1-magnitude earthquake last September. The temple was found within the Teopanzolco pyramid in Morelos state and is believed to date back to 1150. … [Read more...] about Ancient Temple Discovered Within Mexican Pyramid After Earthquake Damage