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Pamela Anderson Wants to Feed the World

With a devastating food crisis in Haiti and other parts of the world celebs are looking for answers in new technologies. Vertical Farming has emerged as that new technology and Terrasphere Systems, LLC as the company to watch. East Quogue, NY (Washington Bangla Radio/PRWEB) August 31, 2010 - Pamela Anderson, the former Baywatch beauty and playboy playmate that has captivated the imagination of the world has joined forces with an unlikely new hero of the Green Party (http://www.gp.org/index.php), retired hockey star and enforcer, Georges Laraque.

Successful Promotions Names Sexiest Celebrity Marketers - Lady Gaga, Jennifer Aniston and Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino in top

Lady Gaga, Jennifer Aniston and Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino make top 10 list Trevose, PA (Washington Bangla Radio / Vocus) September 1, 2010 - Successful Promotions magazine today released a Top 10 list of the hottest celebrities hawking everything from bottled water to eyewear in sexy marketing campaigns aimed at worldwide audiences. Successful Promotions, published by the Advertising Specialty Institute (ASI), uncovered 10 of the sexiest celebrities promoting products like Armani underwear and drumming up business with top-drawer appearances. “Judging from the succes

Tagore Centre Presents Musical Festival at The Scoop - Traditional, Folk And Contemporary Styles of Dance, Rhythms and Rhymes

Tagore Scoop

Tagore Center in collaboration with Asian Music Circuit, Celebrates its Silver Jubilee In London.


Hot Bengali Beauty Actress-Model KOENA MITRA launches Koena Power Shake at Millions of Milk Shake

Koena Mitra - picture from official web-siteKolkata-born actress-model Koena Mitra is an accomplished dancer having trained with the Mamata Shankar ballet troupe for 12 years. Koena started modelling While studying at Lady Brabourne college. A semi-finalist at Miss Intercontinental, Koena Mitra has appered in many ads, music videos, item numbers, and in feature films, including as the heroine with Fardeen Khan in Suparn Verma's Ek Khiladi Ek Haseena.

Millions of Milkshakes is featured on countless international media outlets and pictures of stars enjoying their favorite ice cream are broadcasted on global news wire services, Associated Press and Reuters. When it comes to media exposure, Millions of Milkshakes is in a class of its own.

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Kolkata Knight Riders owner Shah Rukh Khan says IPL's new rules confusing

Mumbai, Sept 7 (Washington Bangla Radio - IBNS) Bollywood superstar and Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) co-owner Shah Rukh Khan is not happy with the new rules of Indian Premier League (IPL) saying it would have been " fair for everyone" if all the players are put up for auction in November. The new rules say the 10 teams will be divided into two groups and there would be 74 matches in the next three IPL seasons beginning 2011. The eight original franchises will be allowed to retain four players, including a foreigner.

Mumbai couple to meet Abhi-Ash ( Abhishek and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan) in London

Mumbai, Sept 7 (IBNS) Mumbaikar Peter Fanendis is beaming with joy as his wife Lurden strikes once again with a meeting with Bollywood’s popular couple Abhishek and Aishwarya in London. Well, who would not be happy to have a wife who has all the luck and charm to win contests and turn the family’s destiny! Lurden, a simple housewife from Borivali and a mother of two children, is a complete go getter.

Dharma Satsang by FHA on 12 th September 2010

Forum for Hindu Awakening invites you to a Dharma satsang on Bhadrapad Shukla Panchami, 12 th September 2010, 7.30 to 8.30 pm EST time (US time). The satsang will be held via phone conference. Phone Number: 1-218-936-4141 Participant code: 443194 Please try to log on 5 minutes before the satsang time. The aim of these Dharma satsangs is to: Enhance our understanding of Hindu (Sanatan) Dharma concepts and practices, and the unique spiritual science underlying them. Discuss latest assaults on Hindu Dharma and awareness drives to preserve Hinduism This Dharma Satsang will consi

Hindus & Jews urge Pope to halt Roma demolitions in Italy

Hindus and Jews have urged His Holiness Pope Benedict XVI to urgently intervene and try to stop the proposed demolition of Roma (Gypsy) settlements in Italy. According to reports, Rome has planned to demolish 200 Roma settlements, resulting in making thousands of Roma, including women and children, homeless, and losing their possessions, jobs, etc. Many of their children attended schools. Hindu statesman Rajan Zed and Rabbi Jonathan B.

Poetry in Stones II (Ajanta Caves, Aurangabad, India)


Michigan: Sept 8, 2010: Aurangabad was founded in 1610 by Malik Ambar, the minister of Murtaza Nizam Shah II on the site of a village called Kirkee. When his son Fateh Khan came to power, he renamed it Fatehpur. It finally came to be called Aurangabad when the Moghul Emperor Shahjehan's son Aurangzeb was put in charge of the Deccan and made the city his capital.


Uzbekistan President’s call for strengthening inter-religious accord welcomed

Hindus have welcomed Uzbekistan President’s call for strengthening inter-religious accord. In his address at the festive ceremony dedicated to the 19th anniversary of Uzbekistan independence, President Islam Karimov gave a call to "further strengthen the interethnic and inter-religious accord, tolerance in the society". Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, welcoming Karimov’s gesture of strengthening inter-religious accord and tolerance, said that despite our seriously different beliefs, we should all learn to live together in peace, brother

Spirituality could be India’s greatest export

Hindu statesman Rajan Zed has urged India to spread its rich philosophy and spirituality abroad. Zed, who is President of Universal Society of Hinduism, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that India was a storehouse of ancient wisdom.

New York’s famed Rubin Museum celebrating Lord Ganesh in September

Prestigious Rubin Museum of Art (RMA) in New York (USA) is celebrating Lord Ganesh during September in view of Ganesh-Chaturthi falling this month. It has invited families to sculpt clay Ganesh, hear Ganesh stories, make flower garlands and sweets for Ganesh and join in a procession around the Museum. Its “Visions of the Cosmos” exhibition, which ended May 10, reportedly exhibited various Hindu artworks, including “The Churning of the Ocean”. Applauding Rubin Museum for celebrating Lord Ganesh and exhibiting Hindu focused art, Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a

Hindus greet Jews on Rosh ha-Shanah

Hindus have sent greetings to Jewish communities world over for Jewish New Year of Rosh ha-Shanah, celebrations for which will be held during September 8-10. Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a release in Nevada (USA) today, expressed warmest greetings on the upcoming Rosh ha-Shanah, wishing happiness, health, peace, joy, prosperity, blessings and good times to all the Jews.

Hindus greet Jews on Yom Kippur

Hindus have sent early greetings to Jewish communities world over for the holy day of Yom Kippur (Day of Atonement), the most important day in the Jewish liturgical year, which will be observed on September 17-18 this year. Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a release in Nevada (USA) today, expressed warmest greetings on the upcoming Yom Kippur, wishing peace and reflection to all the Jews. Rajan Zed, who is the President of Universal Society of Hinduism, stressed that all religions should work together for a just and peaceful world.

The famous Rubin Museum, New York will transform into “peace lab” on Mahatma Gandhi’s birthday

Prestigious Rubin Museum of Art (RMA) in New York (USA) will transform into a “peace lab” on Mahatma Gandhi’s birthday falling on October two to commemorate International Day of Non-Violence. According to RMA, a “peace lab” is a place that offers opportunities for observation, practice, and experimentation with actions and ideas of peace.