Indian Americans

Indian American Judge Ravi “R.K” Sandill is running for the Supreme Court of Texas

HOUSTON, TX (TIP): Indian American Judge Ravi “R.K” Sandill is running for the Supreme Court of Texas, Place 4. Sandill, who currently serves as the Judge of the 127th Civil District Court in Harris County, […]

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Indian Origin Family Amongst The Missing In Leicester Fire

LONDON (TIP):  An Indian origin family is among five people who are missing in a major fire that claimed five lives in the city of Leicester on February 25th evening. Mary Ragoobeer, 46, and her two […]

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Indian Origin Man Admits To Killing 3 Teens In London Under The Influence Of Alcohol

LONDON (TIP): An Indian origin man has admitted killing three teenage boys as they walked to a birthday party while he was driving more than two and a half times over the alcohol limit in […]

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Indian American Veena Sud launches crime miniseries ‘Seven Seconds’ on Netflix

Indian American script writer and filmmaker Veena Sud launched her Netflix miniseries Seven Seconds on February 23rd.  It is a 10-episode investigative drama series based on the accidental death of a black teen in the days […]

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Indian American Dr. Hiral Tipirneni wins Democratic Primary Election for the 8th Congressional District of Arizona

ARIZONA (TIP) : Indian American Dr. Hiral Tipirneni has won the special Democratic primary election for the 8th Congressional District of Arizona, defeating her only rival Brianna Westbrook. Tipirneni will face Debbie Lesko, who won […]

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Theater

By Mabel Pais NY’s Broadway: Once On This Island (Musical) Once On This Island is the first Broadway revival of the musical, currently running at The Circle in the Square Theatre (235 West 50th Street). […]

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Dr. Urmilesh Arya Inaugurated as AIA National President

Congressman Tom Suozzi wows Indian Heritage, culture and Indian American community HICKSVILLE, NY (TIP): 50- year old Association of Indians in America­­­­ organized an impressive Inauguration ceremony for National President Dr. Urmilesh Arya on February […]

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Indian American actor Karan Soni again plays the character Dopinder in Deadpool 2

HOLLYWOOD (TIP): Indian American Karan Soni’s os known for his blockbuster movie Deadpool where he played the role of a comedy superhero. His memorable character ‘Dopinder’, a cab driver, received critical acclamation. Soni, who completed […]

Indian American civil rights activist and attorney Deepa Iyer received Justice in Action Awards from The Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund
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Indian American racial justice advocate Deepa Iyer will deliver at the 11th Annual Korenman Lecture at UMBC on March 8

MARYLAND (TIP): Indian American activist, writer and lawyer Deepa Iyer will deliver the 11th Annual Korenman Lecture at the University of Maryland Baltimore County on March 8. Titled “Becoming Bridge-Builders and Disrupters Navigating Racial and […]

Sports News

HOTSTAR All Set to Stream IPL Cricket Matches for US Fans

By Babita Sharma BROOKLYN, NY (TIP): Cricket fans are in for a surprise as for the first time, Hotstar, India’s largest premium live streaming service, which was launched in the U.S. in September, will be […]

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Indian Origin ‘Chicken King’ In Talks to Sell Off His Business

LONDON (TIP) : Indian origin Britain’s “chicken king” is planning to sell off his Irish fish supplying business to consolidate his food empire following a hygiene scandal at one of his chicken plants in the UK […]

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Indian Origin Woman And Her Partner Arrested In South Africa For British Couple’s Kidnapping

JOHANNESBURG (TIP):  South African special police unit Hawks have arrested an Indian origin woman and her partner on charges of abducting a British couple. They both are allegedly linked to ISIS. Fatima Patel and Safydeen Aslam […]

India

Indian Bollywood Diva Sridevi Passes Away

Sridevi, one of India‘s most celebrated actresses, has died according to multiple reports coming in. The 54-year-old Bollywood icon was attending a family wedding in the Dubai, United Arab Emirates when she suffered a fatal […]

Entertainment

Jennifer Aniston, Justin Theroux may not have been legally married

Former star couple Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux, who announced their separation earlier this week, might not have been legally married as there is no evidence about their wedding, a TMZ report has claimed. The actress and actor-filmmaker seemed to be […]

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NATALIE PORTMAN’S SCI-FI MOVIE DISMANTLES EVERY GENDER CLICHE

Alex Garland’s sci-fi blockbuster Annihilation, to be released in the US on February 23 and on Netflix worldwide a few weeks later, is a rare example of a sci-fi movie led by women that avoids some of cinema’s worst cliches. […]

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JENNIFER LAWRENCE WANTS YOUNG PEOPLE TO GET INVOLVED IN POLITICS

Actor Jennifer Lawrence says she is taking a year off and in her free time she will work towards motivating young people to focus on politics. The 27-year-old actor says she will step back from the spotlight in 2019 […]

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Women I play on screen are an extension of me: Vidya

Vidya Balan picked powerful women characters even before “female centric cinema” became mainstream in Bollywood and the actor, who has pioneered a change in the concept of the Hindi film heroine in the last decade, says her choices are often guided […]

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KANGANA TO DON KHADI IN ON SILVERSCREEN IN MANIKARNIKA

Actress Kangana Ranaut will don khadi outfits in her upcoming film ‘Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi’. In a statement, Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) said the attire of the lead cast of the movie is being sponsored by it. The movie showcases the […]

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PARINEETI CHOPRA EXCITED TO WORK WITH AKSHAY KUMAR

Parineeti Chopra, who will be sharing screen space for the first time with Akshay Kumar, says she is excited to work with the superstar in “Kesari”. The film, being directed by Anurag Singh, will see Akshay essaying the role […]

India

AFTER 70 YEARS OF INDEPENDENCE ELECTRICITY REACHES ELEPHANTA CAVES

MUMBAI (TIP): After 70 years of Independence power supply has finally reached Elephanta Caves near Mumbai. A 7.5-km long undersea cable has brought electricity to the world-famous Gharapuri Isle, which houses the UNESCO world heritage site. “It’s a […]

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Kamal Haasan launches political party

CHENNAI (TIP): Kamal Haasan’s telegenic charm was on full display on Feb 21 night when he told a rapturous crowd of supporters in Madurai that his new party would be called the Makkal Needhi Maiam. The Tamil words roughly translate into People’s […]

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CHINA’S GROWING TIES WITH MALDIVES GIVE INDIA JITTERS

NEW DELHI (TIP): Relative to India, China is a late entrant in the Maldives, a key Indian Ocean nation and the only SAARC member-state Prime Minister Narendra Modi is yet to visit. But China may well have stolen […]

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‘Act East Policy’ to be reality: PM

KOHIMA (TIP): Prime Minister Narendra Modi today expressed firm resolve that the “Act East Policy” would be made a reality to connect people of the North- East with South East Asian countries to ensure speedy development. He emphasised that the development of the North-East […]

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Pakistan will pay for Jammu attack: Army chief Gen Bipin Rawat

The army chief also defended Shopian firing by forces, saying stone-pelters were hampering military operations NEW DELHI (TIP): Army chief General Bipin Rawat said Indian army will give Pakistan a reply “sooner rather than later” for the February 10 terror attack […]

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India 81st on global corruption index

NEW DELHI (TIP): India has been ranked 81st on the global corruption perception index for 2017, released by Transparency International, which named the country among the “worst offenders” in terms of graft and press freedom in the Asia Pacific region. The […]