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Hindu Statesman Zed Commends Time Magazine for Honoring Pope

Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed has welcomed Time magazine for declaring His Holiness Pope Francis as Person of the Year, an honor well deserved.

Hindus Interested in Erecting Lord Hanuman Statue in Oklahoma Capitol Grounds

Washington D.C., December 10, 2013 (Washington Bangla Radio):- Hindus are also thinking of erecting a statue of Lord Hanuman if the space is available in the Oklahoma State Capitol grounds in Oklahoma City (USA).

Thermal Power Plant Coal Supply to Improve with Expansion of Inland Water Transport Mode 12th Plan Outlay

Transportation of cargo through waterways has been in vogue in many parts of India since ancient times. Regular movement of powered vessels carrying daily needs to various destinations through rivers across the country, especially through River Ganga and River Brahmaputra was very prominent.

Protection of Human Rights

Human rights are "commonly understood as inalienable fundamental rights to which a person is inherently entitled simply because she or he is a human being." Human rights are thus conceived as universal  and egalitarian which are applicable to everyone and everywhere.

Christian-Muslim-Hindu-Buddhist-Jewish-Baha’i leaders Jointly Celebrate Mandela in Nevada

Leaders of various religions and denominations gathered on December eight in Reno (Nevada, USA) in memory of Nobel laureate Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, 95, who died on December five in Johannesburg.