USA & CANADA – Highlights

HAF Urges Indian Supreme Court to Strike Down Outdated Section 377

  February 3, 2016 (Washington, D.C.) — As the Indian Supreme Court has called upon a five-judge bench to...

La. krewe apologizes to dismayed Hindus over costuming

(Photo: Courtesy of Rajan Zed) A Louisiana krewe has apologized to Hindu devotees who were offended by the krewe’s choice of...

Hindu leader slams Coldplay and Beyonce video

US singer Beyonce in a scene from Coldplay’s new music video. Coldplay and Beyonce have come under fire from...

Upset Hindus urge Sega for removal of Lord Krishna from video game

  Hindus are upset at “Shin Megami Tensei IV: Final” role-playing video game being developed/published by Sega’s subsidiary Atlus...

Hindu Conference Cancelled After Left Wing Activists ‘Threaten’ Venue For Hosting Tommy Robinson

  by LIAM DEACON29 Jan 2016431 The British Hindu Temple’s Presidents Conference 2016 has been cancelled after a sustained...

Amsterdam Airport carries Hindu Vedas for passengers

Amsterdam Schiphol Airport, Netherlands’ largest and one of the world’s leading airports; carries Bhagavad-Gita, Vedas and other Hindu holy...

Hindus seek Diwali holiday in Massachusetts’ Chelmsford Public Schools

Hindus are urging Chelmsford Public Schools (CPS) in Massachusetts to include Diwali, the most popular Hindu holy day, as...

Grinnell College Iowa has exclusive “Hindu Prayer Room” with 24-hour access

The prestigious Grinnell College in Iowa (USA), founded in 1846 as a Congregationalist college, now has a dedicated “Hindu...

Upset Hindus urge Ohio apparel firm to recall Lord Ganesha products

Upset Hindus have urged for the immediate withdrawal of tee shirt, tank tops, mug and blanket with Lord Ganesha’s...

Hindus commend Taiwan for electing Tsai Ing-wen as its first female president

File photo: Tsai Ing-wen Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, warmly congratulated Taiwan...

Fortune Apologizes for International Issue Depicting Jeff Bezos as Hindu Deity

Fortune editor Alan Murray apologized Jan. 12 for the cover of its January international edition which featured Amazon CEO...

US president Barack Obama carries around Lord Hanuman figurine in pocket

  In a live post-State of the Union interview with Ingrid Nilsen, American YouTube personality, from the East Room...

“Abundance From The Source” A new live webinar by enlightened master Paramahamsa Nithyananda

Nithyanandam,   This year… learn to manifest abundance and whatever you want by tapping into your Source!   To...

Zed addressed Roman Catholic conference in Nevada

Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed addressed the Roman Catholic Diocesan Conference in Nevada on January nine. Zed, who is...

Hindu temple finds new home in Sugar Land

Photo: George Wong   Shri Shri Sugunendra Theerta Swamiji, pontiff of the Shri Krishna Vrundavana branch of the international...

Hindu community lauds UK’s Luton Airport for “Prayer Room”, calls it step in positive direction

Hindus have commended international London Luton Airport (LLA) in England for launching “prayer room”. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed,...

Hindus urge early meet of Arkansas Capitol Commission to discuss Hanuman & other monuments

Hindus are urging for an early meeting of Arkansas State Capitol Arts and Grounds Commission, chaired by Arkansas Secretary...

Hindus seek stay of existing Hindu shrine in Bryn Mawr College – Main Line

Hindus would like the existing Hindu shrine in the Prayer Room at Bryn Mawr College (BMC) campus in Pennsylvania...

Mayor Welcomes Hindu Pontiff

CASEY, VICTORIA, AUSTRALIA, October 30, 2015 (India Link): Mick Morland, Mayor of the City of Casey, was so taken...

World Hindu News To Take Legal Action & Shut Down Hackers, It’s Sponsors

  Houston, Texas, USA (Dec 28, 2015): World Hindu News – A service provided by World Hindu News Company...