Tag Archives: Cockfighting
- India police arrest roosters as cockfighting ban fails
January 18, 2018
Indian police are reduced to arresting roosters as a Supreme Court ruling fails to stop the spread of illegal cockfighting operations.
- Cambodia rescues 92 fighting cocks, then has them killed
December 28, 2017
Cambodian authorities rescue 92 birds from illegal cockfighting operations, but a court orders the birds killed, angering animal rights groups.
- Philippine Congress probes online cockfight betting
November 17, 2016
The Philippines’ House of Representatives has launched a probe on the supposed proliferation of unauthorized online cockfight betting in the country.
- Cambodia bust online gambling karaoke parlor; Malaysia bust online cockfighting
September 29, 2016
Cambodia shuts down an online gambling site run out of a Poipet karaoke parlor; Malaysia busts first online cockfight gambling ring.
- Chinese city to promote cockfighting as tourism draw
June 22, 2016
The city of Turpan in China's Xinjiang autonomous region plans to develop and promote cockfighting as way to draw more tourists.
- Illegal cockfighting ring busted in New York, nine arrests made
February 12, 2014
The sting, appropriately dubbed "Operation Angry Birds", simultaneously targeted an cockfighting operation in various areas in New York.