United States

President Trump is destabilizing the economy, says Krishnamoorthi

WASHINGTON(TIP): Indian American Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi, representing Illinois’ 8th District, heavily criticized President Donald Trump in response to new developments threatening the nation’s and Illinois’ economies as a result of the government shutdown predicated on President […]

United States

The US-India Chamber of Commerce organizes Seminar on Economic Reforms and Fresh Strides in US India Relations

CHICAGO, IL  (TIP): The US India Chamber of Commerce, Midwest organized its “2018 Annual Gala Dinner” on December 07, 2018 at Ashyana Banquets, Downers Grove, Illinois. The theme of the event was “The New India-Recent […]

United States

Queens Indian American community extends a reception to Melinda Katz

RICHMOND HILL, NY(TIP): The Queens Indian American community organized a reception to Melinda Katz, the Queens Borough President who is completing two terms this year. Melinda is now eying the post of District Attorney of […]

Indian Americans

Indian-Origin Police Officer shot dead in California

NEWMAN, CA(TIP): An Indian-origin police officer in California has been killed after being shot by an “armed” unidentified gunman. Corporal Ronil Singh was shot and killed while conducting a vehicle stop at the intersection of […]

Indian Americans

Indian-Origin Man gets reduced sentence for drunken drive killing

LONDON(TIP): An Indian-origin man who was jailed for 13 years for killing three teenage boys in an accident in January has been given relief of  two-and-a-half years on his sentence. Jaynesh Chudasama, 29, admitted to […]

Indian Americans

Indian Teen Siblings die in US Home fire

NEW YORK(TIP): Three young siblings from Telangana died in a fire on Sunday, December 23 night at the home of an American family they were staying with. The three, all missionary students, were guests for […]

Indian Americans

Indian American philanthropist Dr. Kiran C. Patel offers tuition-free education in Florida

TEMPLE TERRACE, FL(TIP): Indian American entrepreneur and philanthropist Dr. Kiran Patel in this northern Tampa suburb will provide free quality education to students from the area and beyond through a new state-of-the-art charter school. The […]

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Robert Mueller is the most unknowable man in Washington

“Bob Mueller is doing exactly the right thing by simply focusing on this investigation and trying to determine the truth,” says Panetta. “I don’t know what the final result is going to be, but I […]

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Being a good neighbor

India must shed its zero-sum style foreign policy-making, and work towards South Asian integration “The Narendra Modi government’s neighbourhood policy began exceptionally well with Mr. Modi reaching out to the regional capitals and making grand […]

United States

Body of seven-year-old girl who died at US border completes final journey home to Guatemala

Guatemalan Foreign Ministry sent a diplomatic note to the US State Department asking to monitor the case and determine cause of death. RAXRUHA, GUATEMALA(TIP): The body of a seven-year-old girl who died while in custody […]

India

Over 90% electoral bonds sold are of Rs 10 lakh, Rs 1 cr

BJP gets Rs 210 cr of Rs 222-cr bonds sold in FY18; donors remain anonymous NEW DELHI(TIP): Notwithstanding the aim to bring in transparency in funding to political parties by giving an alternative to cash […]

India

Lok Sabha passes Triple Talaq Bill

Congress, AIADMK call for deliberation by select committee, walk out before voting NEW DELHI(TIP): The Lok Sabha on Thursday, December 27 passed The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, 2018, after a heated […]

United States

President Trump says US can’t be world’s policeman

WASHINGTON(TIP):Defending his decision to withdraw troops  from the war-torn Syria, US President Donald has Trump said  America cannot be the world’s policeman. President Trump and First Lady Melania secretly left Washington on Christmas night and […]

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Adieu 2018

As I sit down to pen the last editorial comment of the year for The Indian Panorama, a few days before the end of the year, on December 27 evening, to be exact, my thoughts […]

United States

Ambassador Navtej Sarna given a warm send off : Harsh Vardhan Shringla succeeds

WASHINGTON(TIP): Indian Ambassador to the United States Navtej Sarna was given a warm send off on December 13th, as diplomats from both the countries praised the Trump administration and the state of bilateral relations. Sarna, […]

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2019 General Elections in India Likely to Result in a Hung Parliament

Modi, Mayawati, Rahul likely in Prime Ministerial race “It’s too early to write off Modi’s prospects. He remains a popular figure and powerful orator, and his party is India’s best funded and best organized. Yet it is […]

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The slow, tortuous path to justice: Sajjan Kumar’s conviction

The Delhi High Court judgment convicting Sajjan Kumar reminds the country that it must not forget mass killings Thirty-four years after the assassination of Prime Minister Indira Gandhi and the killings of Sikhs that followed, […]

Other News

India and Pakistan can be Friends: Give Peace a Chance

It was the dark period of militancy in Punjab in the 80’s. I happened to be in a meeting of Senior Citizens of Ludhiana District with the then Governor Siddhartha Shankar Ray, I recall having […]

United States

Dow falls below 23,000 for first time in 14 months

NEW YORK(TIP): Stocks tumbled Wednesday, December19, as investors fretted over a growing list of concerns, including slowing economic growth, trade policy and the threat of a U.S. government shutdown. The Dow lost 464 points, or […]

United States

Obama honored with RFK Human Rights Award

NEW YORK  (TIP): President Barack Obama was honored Wednesday, December 12 night with the Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights  “Ripple of Hope” award at a gala in New York. “I’m very humbled by this honor. […]

India

Government of India to infuse Rs 83,000 cr in Public Sector Banks in next few months: Finance Minister Jaitley

SBI, Bank of Baroda, Indian Bank and Vijaya Bank may not need capital. NEW DELHI(TIP): The government on Thursday, December 20,  said it will enhance the capital infusion in public sector banks to Rs 83,000 […]

United States

Defense Secretary James Mattis Submits Resignation, citing differences in viewpoints with the President

WASHINGTON(TIP): Defense Secretary James Mattis will resign at the end of February, he informed President Trump in a letter Thursday, December20. The defense secretary said he is stepping down because of the differences in viewpoints […]

United States

Association of Indians in America (AIA) celebrates 50th Anniversary

GARDEN CITY, NY(TIP): The Association of Indians in America, the grassroot  national organization   had  a fabulous  Celebration  to mark its   50th  Anniversary  on Dec 1st  at Garden City Hotel,  Long Island NY. About 400 people attended the event. The event was graced by Congress man Tom Suozzi, […]