Tag: North America

 Sri Venkateswara Temple
Gateway Tower of largest Hindu temple in North Carolina unveiled

The completion of the tower, which is named "Tower of Unity and Prosperity", comes 13 years after the temple construction started in 2009, and is now the tallest of its kind in North America, according to temple leaders.

  • Friday, 28 October 2022
Toronto holds biggest-ever yoga event in North America

Toronto: Toronto set a record of holding the biggest-ever yoga event in North America as yoga guru Baba Ramdev led thousands of people through yoga asanas at the International Centre here on Sunday. The day-long mega event was organised by the non-profit International Day of Yoga Canada (IYDC) in collaboration with the Indian consulate here. […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
"Wonder Woman" tops box office with over $100 mn

Washington: “Wonder Woman” of Warner Bros. topped box office in North America with an estimated $100.5 million debut weekend, making the Patty Jenkins-directed superhero film the biggest ever opening weekend for a female director. The latest DC Comics superhero movie, starring Gal Gadot, is the first big-budget superhero movie with a female lead to be […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
Port Arthur refinery
Saudis take 100% control of America's largest oil refinery

Austin: Saudi Aramco, the Saudi Arabia’s state-owned oil behemoth, took 100 per cent control of the sprawling Port Arthur refinery in Texas on Monday, completing a deal that was first announced last year. Port Arthur is considered the crown jewel of the US refinery system. The Gulf Coast facility can process 600,000 barrels of oil […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021