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US issues warning to Russia over military drills near Ukrainian border

White House calls on Russia to refrain from ‘provocative actions’ amid concern Putin could be planning military intervention WASHINGTON (TIP): The United States on February 27 warned Russia that military exercises planned near the border […]

United States

Dallas submits bid for 2016 GOP convention

DALLAS, TX (TIP): Dallas leaders finalized the city’s bid Tuesday, February 25, for the 2016 Republican convention – an ambitious plan hatched quietly only a few weeks ago. They offered few details and shunned any […]

United States

$60 Million TexasHS Stadium Closed

ALLEN, TX (TIP): A $60 million Texas high school stadium that got national attention for its grandeur and price tag will be shut down indefinitely 18 months after its opening, school district officials said Thursday, […]

Politics

Library releasing documents from Clinton years

The Clinton Presidential Library is making available about 5,000 pages of previously unreleased documents involving former President Bill Clinton’s administration WASHINGTON (TIP): The documents being made public Friday, February 28, part of a larger set […]

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Paswan, BJP seal deal, change Bihar equations

NEW DELHI (TIP): BJP and LJP leader Ram Vilas Paswan sealed a seat-sharing pact in Bihar that will see Paswan’s group contesting seven Lok Sabha seats, a development that marks the much-travelled politician’s return to […]

Indian Americans

Indian-American firm to pay $15 million to resolve fraud claims

NEW YORK (TIP): A diagnostic firm founded by an Indian-American physician, will pay over $15 million to the federal government to resolve allegations that it falsely billed for health tests that were never performed. Diagnostic […]

Europe

Wife of Indian ‘illegally confined’ in Iran to seek Sonia Gandhi’s help

VADODARA (TIP): The wife of one of the two Indians who were allegedly confined in a guest house in Iran‘s Zanjan city by a private firm has decided to meet Congress president Sonia Gandhi and […]

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Two Indian-origin men get prestigious award in US

NEW YORK (TIP): Two Indian-origin men are among this year’s prestigious Heinz Awards recipients in the US. Abraham Verghese, a professor at Stanford University Medical School, and Sanjeev Arora, a computer scientist, of Albuquerque in […]

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Indian doctor, convicted of sexually assaulting teen, loses latest bid to stay in Australia

MELBOURNE (TIP): An Indian doctor, convicted of sexually assaulting a teenage patient while working at an Australian hospital, has lost his bid to stay in the country. A federal court judge dismissed Suhail Durani’s plea […]

United States

Corruption widespread in India, US report says

WASHINGTON (TIP): There is widespread corruption in India in all levels of the government including judiciary, said a US Congress-mandated report. “Corruption was widespread,” said the annual Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2013 […]

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NO CHANGE IN US STAND ON THE COMMUNAL VIOLENCE IN GUJARAT, JEN PSAKI SAYS

WASHINGTON (TIP): The United States continues to express concern about communal violence in India, the Obama administration has said, strongly refuting reports that it has gone soft on the Gujarat communal riots in 2002 and […]

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India

Kejriwal summoned as accused in criminal defamation case

NEW DELHI (TIP): Former Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal was on Friday summoned as an accused in a criminal defamation complaint filed against him by BJP leader Nitin Gadkari. Metropolitan Magistrate Gomati Manocha issued summon […]

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THE BHAGAVAD GITA

CONTINUED FROM Vol 2 ISSUE 7 KarmaYog is the best way to start with The knowledge of scriptures is better than mere ritualistic practice; meditation is better than scriptural knowledge; Tyaag, or renunciation of (the […]

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SRI GURU GRANTH SAHIB

The Sikh Gurus never believed in the exclusivity of their teachings. The Gurus undertook travels to spread their message to peoples of different cultures in their own native languages. The Gurus did not believe in […]

India

Rahul raps Khurshid for calling Modi ‘impotent’

NEW DELHI: Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi Thursday indirectly rapped External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid for calling Narendra Modi ‘impotent’, saying he doesn’t appreciate the use of such language. Khurshid at a rally on February […]

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AAP says probe call against Mukesh Ambani ignored

NEW DELHI (TIP): Maintaining its attack against Mukesh Ambani and Reliance Industries, the AAP Thursday alleged that the UPA government had ignored a probe request against them three years ago despite an appeal made by […]

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Modi says technology key to boosting commercial activities

NEW DELHI (TIP): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on February 27 stressed on the importance of using technology to boost commercial activities in the country, and to overcome the fear of […]

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Rajiv Gandhi assassination case: SC stays release of 4 convicts

NEW DELHI (TIP): The Supreme Court on February 26 stayed the release of four convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, ordering status quo on a plea by the Centre challenging the Tamil Nadu government’s […]

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BJP DECLARES 54 LOK SABHA CANDIDATES

NEW DELHI (TIP): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Thursday announced its first list of 54 candidates for the Lok Sabha elections and fielded former party president Nitin Gadkari from Nagpur. The list was announced after […]

United States

Dallas task force working on ‘dramatic ideas’ for Fair Park

DALLAS, TX (TIP): A nine-member task force on the future of Fair Park has been meeting privately for several months and is expected to issue recommendations to Mayor Mike Rawlings by May, according to a […]

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Texas City Working To Turn Sewer Water Into Tap Water

NORTH TEXAS (TIP): Drastic times call for drastic measures. But what would it take for you to drink tap water that had been recycled straight from the sewer? The concept sounds crazy but it could […]

Europe

Historic day as European Union legalizes selling sex but criminalizes buying it

LONDON (TIP): In a landmark vote, the European parliament has voted in favor of a resolution to criminalize the purchase of sex. On February 26, 343 members of the European Parliament backed a proposal placed […]

Europe

A first for Nato: 5 female defense ministers

BRUSSELS (TIP): Nato has registered a first in its long history, with five women among the defense ministers who turned up on Wednesday to attend a policy—making meeting at the alliance’s headquarters. The latest woman […]

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Number of men facing domestic violence in UK rising

LONDON: A large number of men in Britain are now becoming victims of domestic violence. Each year, at least 1.2 million women become victims of domestic violence. Around 784,000 men have now been found to […]

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Chinese man is first to sue govt over smog

BEIJING (TIP): A man in a smog- ridden northern city has become the first person in China to sue the government for failing to curb air pollution, a state-run newspaper reported on February 26. China’s […]