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Hindus send greetings to Buddhists on Vesakha


April 28th, 2011 - 11:36 am ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), April 28 (ANI): Hindus have sent greetings to Buddhist communities worldwide for the upcoming Vesakha.Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a release in USA on Tuesday, expressed warmest greetings on ... Read more...

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Hindus greet Buddhists on Vesakha


April 27th, 2011 - 3:34 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), April 27 (ANI): Hindus have sent greetings to Buddhist communities worldwide for the upcoming Vesakha.Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a release in USA on Tuesday, expressed warmest greetings on ... Read more...

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Hindus condemn dismantling of Gypsy camp in Rome


April 24th, 2011 - 6:04 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), April 24 (ANI): Hindus have strongly criticized the reported dismantling of a Gypsy (Roma) camp in Rome forcing families homeless and some taking refuge in an ancient basilica.Distinguished Hindu statesman ... Read more...

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Hindus laud Ukraine for taking lead in interfaith dialogue


April 18th, 2011 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), April 18 (ANI): Hindus have applauded Ukraine for its reported announcement of hosting an annual international interfaith conference involving leaders of major religions to be called "Kyiv Interfaith Forum".Hindu statesman ... Read more...

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Hindus call for prayers for Japan quake-tsunami victims


March 13th, 2011 - 11:56 am ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Mar 13 (ANI): Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, called for prayers for the victims of Friday's devastating 8.9-magnitude earthquake and subsequent tsunami in ... Read more...

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Hindus back Catholics’ call for meatless Fridays


March 7th, 2011 - 10:45 am ICT by ANI
Nevada(US), Mar 7 (ANI): Hindus have supported Roman Catholics' call for giving-up meat on Fridays.Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that besides being good ... Read more...

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Hindus want Martin Sheen to take up cause of apartheid of European Roma


February 26th, 2011 - 6:40 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Feb 26 (ANI): Golden Globe winner Hollywood star Martin Sheen (The West Wing) reportedly says that all of Europe and the Spanish government is far beyond the curve in dealing ... Read more...

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Hindus call for prayers for New Zealand quake victims


February 24th, 2011 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Feb 24 (ANI): Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, called for prayers for the victims of Christchurch earthquake in New Zealand.Zed, who is President of ... Read more...

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Hague approves largest Hindu temple complex in mainland Europe


February 20th, 2011 - 4:11 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Feb 20 (ANI):Hague in Netherlands will have the largest Hindu temple complex in mainland Europe, according to reports.Hague Mayor and Council have reportedly approved the construction of this about ... Read more...

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Hindus decry derogatory remarks against Roma in Hungarian Parliament


February 18th, 2011 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Feb 18 (ANI): Hindus have strongly criticized reported recent derogatory comments against Roma (Gypsy) community in the Hungarian Parliament.Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) ... Read more...

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Four gopuras of landmark Shiva temple on Thai-Cambodia border damaged: Hindus concerned


February 9th, 2011 - 6:10 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Feb 09 (ANI): "Very serious" damage has been caused to four gopuras (towered gateways found at the entrances to temples) of landmark Preah Vihear Shiva temple, according to a Cambodian ... Read more...

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Hindus denounce Romania proposal of renaming “Roma” as “Gypsy”


February 3rd, 2011 - 5:33 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada(US), Feb 3 (ANI): Hindus strongly object to reported Romania proposal of officially changing the term "Roma", currently used for its largest minority group, to "Gypsy".Notable Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a ... Read more...

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Hindus welcome “World Interfaith Harmony Week”


February 3rd, 2011 - 4:57 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Feb 3 (ANI): Hindus have applauded the launching of "World Interfaith Harmony Week" by United Nations (UN).Notable Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that ... Read more...

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Hindus laud Hungarian Presidency of EU for adopting Roma Policy as its “main issue”


January 17th, 2011 - 3:42 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Jan 17 (ANI): Hindus have welcomed initiative of Hungarian Presidency of the Council of the European Union (EU) for making "Developing European Roma Policy" as one of its nine "main ... Read more...

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Christmas “missing” from Diary of Europe’s schoolchildren


January 16th, 2011 - 6:48 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Jan 16 (ANI): European Commissioner for Health and Consumer Policy has called the omission of Christmas from Europa Diary "incoherence".In a statement published on his website, John Dalli, European Commissioner ... Read more...

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Indo-Americans shocked at Sabarimala tragedy


January 15th, 2011 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Jan 15 (ANI): Indo-Americans have expressed shock and dismay at the tragedy in remote Kerala (India), where stampede caused the deaths of dozens of returning Sabarimala pilgrims and injuring many ... Read more...

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Hindus concerned about DreamWorks’ ‘Monkeys of Bollywood’


January 13th, 2011 - 11:57 am ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Jan 13 (ANI): Expressing concern at the recently announced animated musical 'Monkeys of Bollywood', Hindus have urged its proposed maker DreamWorks Animation to be careful in handling Hindu concepts ... Read more...

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Hindus back Paul McCartney’s call to India for a National Vegetarian Day


January 5th, 2011 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Jan 5 (ANI): Sir Paul McCartney is reportedly urging India to declare a National Vegetarian Day and Hindus have thrown their weight behind his call to celebrate meat-free living ... Read more...

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Hindus term “European Year for Combating Poverty” a “total failure” to check Roma apartheid


January 2nd, 2011 - 11:22 am ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Jan 2 (ANI): Hindus have termed "European Year for Combating Poverty and Social Exclusion 2010" as a total failure in combating Roma (Gypsy) apartheid in Europe.Well known Hindu statesman Rajan ... Read more...

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Yoga 2011 calendars depict cats, dogs and nudes performing asanas


December 30th, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Dec 30 (ANI): Yoga calendars for 2011 are out and many of these feature dogs, cats, puppies, kittens, and nude women-men demonstrating various yoga asanas (postures).Their names include: Sacred Form ... Read more...

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Nevada Governor honors Hindu leader for “exemplary” interfaith work


December 27th, 2010 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Dec 27 (ANI): Well known religious statesman Rajan Zed has been honored by Nevada (USA) Governor with a certificate for his work in interfaith dialogue.Certificate of Appreciation signed by Nevada ... Read more...

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Hindus laud Norwegian churches for supporting rights of immigrants


December 12th, 2010 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Dec 12 (ANI): Hindus have applauded Norwegian churches for coming out with a "vision" document, strongly backing the rights and integration of immigrants.Well known Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a ... Read more...

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India more corrupt over the last three years


December 10th, 2010 - 11:46 am ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Dec 10 (ANI): About 74 percent Indians feel that corruption has increased over the last three years, according to Transparency International (TI) survey "Global Corruption Barometer 2010" released on December ... Read more...

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Helena Christensen highlights Nepal villagers’ plight due to climate change


November 23rd, 2010 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Nov 23 (ANI): Hindus have applauded supermodel-actress Helena Christensen (Allegro) for highlighting the sufferings of the villagers of southern Nepal due to climate change. She reportedly recently spent three days ... Read more...

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Hindus upset over Newsweek cover showing Obama as Nataraja


November 21st, 2010 - 3:20 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Nov 21 (ANI): Hindus are upset over the cover of November 22 edition of American newsweekly Newsweek which depicts US President Barack Obama in Nataraja pose, saying that it ... Read more...

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US report says international interfaith initiatives growing


November 21st, 2010 - 3:20 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Nov 21 (ANI): "International interfaith initiatives are growing in many parts of the world", according to United States Department of State issued "International Religious Freedom Report 2010", which came out ... Read more...

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Opting Hinduism not religious gimmick: Julia Roberts


November 14th, 2010 - 12:49 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Nov 14 (ANI): Oscar-winning Hollywood star Julia Roberts (Pretty Woman), the recent convert to Hinduism, says, "My opting for Hinduism is not a religious gimmick".She adds: "It is similar to ... Read more...

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Hindus laud Archbishop of Canterbury for ‘joyful’ Diwali wishes


November 12th, 2010 - 6:05 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Nov 12 (ANI): Hindus have applauded Archbishop of Canterbury Dr. Rowan Douglas Williams for his Diwali message wishing 'joyful festival' to 'Hindu communities' published on the Archbishop's official website.Prominent Hindu ... Read more...

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Pope says “Europe must open itself to God”


November 10th, 2010 - 5:55 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Nov 10 (ANI): We need to hear God once again under the skies of Europe...Europe must open itself to God, must come to meet him without fear, and work with ... Read more...

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Hindus want Romania President to apologize for ‘racist’ Roma remarks


November 6th, 2010 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Nov 6 (ANI): Hindus have expressed disappointment at recent comments of Romania President Traian Basescu about Roma (Gypsies), which they say are disparaging to these communities.According to reports, Basescu, during ... Read more...

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Backing Nobel laureate Grass’s call, Hindus ask Germany to stop deporting Roma children


November 3rd, 2010 - 4:50 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Nov 3 (ANI): Hindus have expressed shock at reported German policy of deporting Roma children who were born in Germany, and have supported Nobel laureate Gunter Grass who has reportedly ... Read more...

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Hindus laud Brazil for electing first female President


November 2nd, 2010 - 6:02 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Nov 02 (ANI): Hindus have welcomed the election of Dilma Vana Rousseff, first female president of Brazil, and urged her to keep her reported promise of protecting freedom of worship ... Read more...

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Pope says love proposed on Internet does not make you happy


November 2nd, 2010 - 6:01 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Nov 02 (ANI): Pope does not seem to approve of love on the Internet.Answering a young woman's question "How can we learn to love truly?" at Vatican City on October ... Read more...

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‘Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara’ asked to remove cruelty to bulls scenes


October 31st, 2010 - 11:55 am ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Oct 31 (ANI): Eminent religious statesman Rajan Zed has urged the makers of upcoming Bollywood blockbuster "Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara" to not lionize cruelty to bulls.According to reports, some ... Read more...

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Vatican hailed for its Deepavali wishes to “Hindu Friends”


October 30th, 2010 - 3:40 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Oct 30 (ANI): Hindus have applauded Vatican for its "message for the feast of Deepavali" wishing "joy-filled Deepavali" to "Hindu Friends", published at "Vatican: the Holy See" website on October ... Read more...

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