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Hindus worldwide laud Obama for including “Hindus” in Easter greetings


Hindus world over have applauded American President Barack Obama for including “Hindus” in his “Easter and Passover Greetings” address on April 19. Obama said in this address, “The common thread of humanity that connects us all – not just Christians ...

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Xenophobic attacks bode ill for human rights culture in South Africa


In South Africa, Human Rights Day is celebrated on 21 March.  However, if incidents of xenophobic violence in the country are anything to go by, the country still has a long way to go where civil liberties are concerned. In ...

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Hindus welcome return of stolen Shiva statue by Australia to India


Hindus have welcomed Australia’s reported indication to return about 900-years-old bronze Shiva Nataraja statue stolen from a temple in India and sold to National Gallery of Australia (NGA) for $5 million. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in ...

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India needs to eliminate gender inequality: Zed


India needed to take urgent steps to make women as equal partners in the society and eliminate gender inequality, distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed stated in Nevada (USA) in his International Women’s Day message. Zed, who is President of Universal ...

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Hindus laud Football Board on allowing head covers


Hindus have welcomed the decision of International Football Association Board (IFAB) for allowing the players to wear head covers. Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA), said that “it was a step in the right direction”, although ...

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Osmani Sriti Parishad Netherland to commemorate 30th Death Anniversary of General Osmani


News from Osmani Sriti Parishad The Haque, The Netherlands Osmani Sriti Parishad (Association) to commemorate 30th Death Anniversary of General Muhammad Ataul Gani Osmani on Saturday, the 15th February, 2014. The association will be holding a program at Staring Straat ...

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Speak out for the monkeys of Mauritius


The Save Our Monkeys Mauritius campaign is appealing to the international Hindu community to end the trade in monkeys for research in Mauritius. The appeal has been launched with the international release of a powerful new song sung in Hindi ...

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Story on No Pants Subway in New York

Photos by Nicola Bailey – www.nicolabailey.com

No pants, no problem.. Despite having first begun in New York in 2002, the Ride has spread like wildfire across the globe with No Pants Subway days being held in 60 cities across 25 countries globally. It originated in 2002 ...

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Nelson Mandela – Death of a leader of the world


Nelson Mandela, he was South Africa’s first black president, he was the greatest icon who fought against the racism, he spent over 27 years in prison, he was the leader to bring democracy in his country, died Thursday the 5th ...

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