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FAKE vs REAL: The BISBO 10-Point Checklist For News

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“People purposely spread fake news… It creates a mess, but they couldn’t care less As all they want are a few million views.” As the COVID lockdown shows no signs of respite, we’re all caught in a fishbowl scenario, trying to make sense of the world around us. Newsfeeds from sources like TV, Whatsapp and social media share a blurry ... Read More »

Zed commends Pope for exploring female deacons, saying equality long overdue

Applauding His Holiness Pope Francis for launching commission to study the issue of female deacons and calling it a historic move in the positive direction; distinguished religious statesman Rajan Zed has urged the Vatican to seriously look into ordaining women priests, which was long overdue. Zed, who is President of Universal Society of Hinduism, in a statement in Nevada (USA) ... Read More »

MAXIMISE YOUR FAMILY TIME

In the hustle and bustle of life, we often tend to push family time aside for all our other responsibilities. Now you have the option to maximise your Family Time, with the current situation of the COVID-19, and with most of the world coming to a standstill, RCI encourages you to stay home and stay safe. Here is a list ... Read More »

Zimbabwe Hindus to observe Lord Hanuman’s birth by chanting chalisa 7 times at homes simultaneously

Zimbabwe Hindus plan to observe birth of Hindu deity Lord Hanuman in their respective homes by lighting divo (oil lamp made from clay) in front of his image and chanting Hanuman Chalisa seven times simultaneously at 06:30 pm on April eight. The Hindoo Society Harare (HSH) has sent this directive for Hanuman Jayanti to its members “to create positivity and ... Read More »

Australian firm apologizes & removes 10 Lord Ganesha belly rings within hours of Hindu protest

Within few hours of Hindu protest; Tweed Heads (NSW, Australia) based jewelry retailer The Belly Ring Shop (Tummy Toys) apologized and removed ten belly button rings carrying images of Hindu deity Lord Ganesha; which Hindus had called “highly inappropriate”. Helene Holtsbaum, owner of The Belly Ring Shop (Tummy Toys), in an email today to distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, who ... Read More »

Upset Hindus urge Australia jewelry firm to withdraw Lord Ganesha belly rings & apologize

Upset Hindus are urging Tweed Heads (NSW, Australia) based jewelry retailer The Belly Ring Shop (Tummy Toys) for immediate withdrawal of belly button rings carrying images of Hindu deity Lord Ganesha; calling it highly inappropriate. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that Lord Ganesha was highly revered in Hinduism and was meant to ... Read More »

What are some of the most embarrassing moments in the Oscars?

The Academy Awards will come and go every year, leaving behind some of the bitter losers and triumphant winners. However, what remains in our hearts forever are the awkward moments those somehow have managed to bring smiles on our faces. There have also been many incidents where the celebrities have utterly humiliated themselves or have broken things and got stuff ... Read More »

MERCEDES-BENZ FASHION WEEK RUSSIA IS TAKING PLACE ONLINE THIS WEEKEND

Russian Fashion Council with support of Fashion Fund has announced the dates of the virtual Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia. On April 4 and 5, both emerging and established designers will present their new collections. For the first time ever, the event will be totally digital. This solution was developed to support designers and fashion houses in a time of pandemic. ... Read More »

Upset Hindus urge Canadian apparel firm to withdraw Lord Ganesha pants & apologize

Upset Hindus are urging Kelowna (British Columbia, Canada) based brand “Set 4 Lyfe Apparel” for immediate withdrawal of pants carrying images of Hindu deity Lord Ganesha; calling it highly inappropriate.  Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that Lord Ganesha was highly revered in Hinduism and was meant to be worshipped in temples or ... Read More »

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