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Hindus commend Pope for highlighting “aloofness” of Europe

Hindus have commended His Holiness Pope Francis for highlighting “aloofness” of Europe in his address to European Parliament (EP) in Strasbourg (France) on November 25. “Europe seems to give the impression of being somewhat elderly and haggard, feeling less and less a protagonist in a world which frequently regards it with aloofness, mistrust and even, at times, suspicion”, Pope stated. ... Read More »

Last chance to donate to Glasgow’s Spirit of Christmas Appeal at The Avenue

FOLLOWING the huge success of last weekend, when hundreds of donations each day were donated to the Glasgow’s Spirit of Christmas appeal at The Avenue Shopping Centre in Newton Mearns, this weekend (Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th November from 11am till 5pm) marks the last chance for donations to be made in time for Christmas. The drop off point for donations is, once ... Read More »

Hindus critical of Pope for ignoring Roma apartheid in address to European Parliament

Hindus are critical of His Holiness Pope Francis for not raising the issue of European Roma (Gypsy) apartheid in his addresses to European Parliament and Council of Europe in Strasbourg (France) on November 25. No mention was reportedly made to the apartheid faced by about 15-million Roma people of Europe in Pope’s speeches to these leading bodies of Europe. Hindu statesman Rajan ... Read More »

Hindus upset at mounting of Lord Ganesha grotesque on Windsor Chapel

 Hindus are upset at placing of carved Lord Ganesha as a grotesque creature on the medieval walls of St. George’s Chapel in Windsor Castle, England; calling it highly inappropriate. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, was critical of this reimagined Lord Ganesha image as grotesque installed on a Chapel wall and termed it as ... Read More »

Anandam – First of its kind Fete for Senior Citizens

Bengaluru, November 22, 2014: Fortis Hospitals, in association with Suchetadhama and Silver Talkies is organizing first of its kind fete, Anandam, with a special focus on elders that features some stalls run by senior entrepreneurs. This initiative is in an effort to provide a special day dedicated to the senior citizens to make them feel privileged. The day will be geared towards ... Read More »

‘THE TERRY FOX RUN’ HELD FOR CANCER RESEARCH

In the memory of a young hero who fought cancer, and helped others along the way Entire proceed of more than 6 lakhs to be sent to the Tata Memorial Hospital in Mumbai.  Bangalore: November 22, 2014: The Terry Fox Foundation, Bangalore today hosted the ‘Terry Fox Run 2014’ at the Canadian International School campus. More than 500 participants from ... Read More »

Rise in levels of toxic particulate matter in the environment causing serious problems to Mumbaiites

Firecrackers and their smoke, which at times, can take weeks to dissipate, can cause severe damage to human lungs. A statistical analysis of air pollution in the state post-Diwali, carried out by the Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB) shows that the average values of respirable suspended particulate matter (RSPM) and Nitrogen oxide (NOx) concentrations have increased alarmingly in Mumbai this ... Read More »

Hindus seek recall of Spanish dictionary labeling gypsies as cheats & liars

Hindus say that recently out 23rd edition of prestigious Royal Spanish Academy Dictionary of the Spanish Language reportedly labeling gypsies as liars and cheats is appalling. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that branding the entire community of about 15-million gypsies as liars and cheats was racism and highly prejudicial and such attitudes should ... Read More »

Analysis of recent fire accident by Fire & Security Association of India

India: Fire and Security Association of India (FSAI), a non-profit organization representing the Fire Protection, Life Safety, Security, Loss Prevention, Risk Management domains and committed to foster a spirit of safe living among all citizens of India and inculcate a proactive mind-set towards safety and security at all times. FSAI conducts fire safety and life safety audits in association with the ... Read More »

Multi Sectorial Interventions in the context of Maternal and Child Health: All Children Thriving

November 17, 2014, New Delhi : Today, a workshop titled the Multi Sectorial Interventions in the context of Maternal and Child Health: All Children Thriving was organised which brought together representatives from Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF), Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC), Department of Biotechnology (DBT) and United States Agency for International Development (USAID). The workshop built awareness about Grand Challenges grant ... Read More »

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