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June 29, 2014 4:38 AM Vatican Library Carries Extensive Collection Of Ancient Hindu Scriptures

Collections of Vatican Museums reportedly include a portable temple of Hindu deity Vishnu. This colorful 18th century Vishnu temple reportedly folds and unfolds revealing many stories of Vishnu and is made of wood, mirror, paper, pigments and glass paste. Collections of Vatican Museums also include bronze statues of Hindu divinities dating from 8th to 14th century 30

June 11, 2014 6:37 PM Hindus Hail Rev. Ronnie Floyd

Congratulating Reverend Ronnie Floyd on his election as the President of Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) on June 10 in Baltimore (USA), Hindus hope that he would promote interfaith dialogue in USA and the world. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, hoped that SBC under Reverend Floyd would work for promoting 8

June 10, 2014 6:22 PM Settlement reached in rapid HIV testing case

Nevada and the AIDS Healthcare Foundation on Monday reached a settlement that will allow the foundation to continue to provide free rapid HIV testing with mobile vans. The foundation will be able to do so under its Nevada clinic licenses. The settlement is a positive outcome for people in Nevada, said Laura Boudreau, chief counsel for operations at the AIDS Healthcare 39

June 7, 2014 3:29 PM South Africa to host “World Hindu Economic Forum”

“World Hindu Economic Forum 2014” will be held in Durban on July 19-20. Four hundred delegates from all over the world representing various sectors of industry and business are expected to attend this Forum, whose primary theme is “Making Africa Prosperous”. Various topics to be discussed at this Forum include business networking, business strategy 25

June 5, 2014 8:57 AM Hindus Upset With Heathrow Queen's Terminal

Hindus are critical of £2.5 billion new Terminal-2 (The Queen’s Terminal) of Heathrow Airport in United Kingdom, which opened on June four, for not having “Yoga Room”. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that this new Terminal should have seriously considered providing yoga space for the passengers if it wanted 27

May 21, 2014 6:54 PM Hindus ask for bullfighting ban in Spain

Hindus want a complete ban on practice of bullfighting (corrida) in Spain after matadors were gored by bulls at the opening event of Madrid’s bullfighting season on May 20 evening. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that Spain should follow the example of its regions Catalonia and Canary Islands and ban the age-old 31

May 16, 2014 4:46 AM Russia’s GPS Shutdown Over Ukraine Sanctions Hurts Science, Russians, Experts Say

“This seems to be entirely a political play,” Dr. Geoffrey Blewitt of the Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology told the International Business Times. “It’s a part of the world where we don’t have very many stations in the first place.” Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin said Tuesday that the GPS units will go dark on June 1 unless Washington agrees to install 50

May 15, 2014 6:24 AM Washington to Redskins football team owner

Hindus have urged Washington Redskins football team owner Daniel M. Snyder to think of changing its name as many considered it as a hurtful reminder of the maltreatment history of Native Americans. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that many regarded that the term “redskin” was linked to the historical 35

May 12, 2014 2:50 PM 6 electric utilities charging a new energy course

America's nearly 3,300 electric utilities increasingly are being portrayed as if they are on the proverbial Titanic, futilely rearranging the deck chairs of an ill-fated industry doomed to disappear beneath the powerful waves of 21st century innovation. As "disruptive challenges" (PDF) gain steam with insurgent energy efficiency, grid management and alternative 45

May 4, 2014 10:04 PM Hindus want “Yoga Room” at Sydney airport

Hindus have asked for including “Yoga Room” in the plan for $2.4 billion Sydney’s second international airport, which was recently approved by Australia government. President of Universal Society of Hinduism Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that this new airport in Badgerys Creek should seriously consider providing yoga space for the passengers 49