United States

Senate approves Pompeo as US Secretary of State

WASHINGTON(TIP): The US Senate voted on Thursday, April 26 to approve former CIA director Mike Pompeo as Secretary of State after a bruising battle by Democrats against President Donald Trump’s nominee. Pompeo, who was confirmed on […]

World

Kim Jong Un makes history, crosses border to meet his rival

This the first time one of the ruling leaders has crossed over the Demilitarized Zone since the Korean War ended in 1953. GAYANG, SOUTH KOREA(TIP): With a single step over a weathered, cracked slab of […]

United States

Queens Tribune Honors Air India Regional Manager Vandana Sharma and seven at Glass Ceiling Awards

NEW YORK(TIP): The Queens Tribune and PRESS of Southeast Queens held the annual Glass Ceiling Awards on Tuesday, April 17 night, honoring eight women who have risen through the ranks in their fields and displayed […]

United States

India, US need a full-scale relationship: former US Ambassador to India Richard Verma

NEW YORK CITY, NY(TIP):  India and the US need a “full scale relationship” that encompasses defense, strategic and economic ties, former US Ambassador to India Richard Verma said stressing that the two countries cannot be […]

India

PM Modi Arrives in Wuhan for talks with Xi Jinping

Both leaders are expected to define a pathway that could transform IndiaChina ties into a major force for tackling global problems. WUHAN(TIP): Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Wuhan late Thursday, April 26 night for […]

India

Asaram gets jail till death: Co-accused sentenced to 20 years in prison

JODHPUR(TIP): A special trial court set up at the heavily fortified Jodhpur Central Jail on Wednesday, April 25, sentenced self-styled godman Asaram Bapu to jail till death, finding him guilty of raping a teenaged girl […]

United States

Chairman Crowley Urges MTA to Prioritize Expansion of Metro-North Railroad Service into the Bronx

JACKSON HEIGHTS, NY(TIP): House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-Queens, the Bronx) is urging the MTA to prioritize expansion of the Metro-North Railroad into the East Bronx as part of the authority’s upcoming five-year plan. […]

United States

Amitabh-Rishi Starrer 102 Not Out in Theaters on May 4

BADUMBAA IS OUT NOW! AMITABH BACHCHAN & RISHI KAPOOR SHOW OFF THEIR DANCE MOVES IN 102 NOT OUT’S LATEST SONG! NEW YORK CITY(TIP): Get ready to dance! The latest song from the upcoming film 102 […]

Indian Americans

Indian Americans protest outside Indian Embassy in Washington to demand justice for rape victims in India

WASHINGTON(TIP): The members of the Indian American community turned up for the protest in large numbers in total dismay after knowing the heart-wrenching details of gang rape and murder of Asifa in Jammu and Kashmir, […]

Indian Americans

Indian Origin Investment Adviser Charged by US Federal authorities with Million Dollar Fraud

NEW YORK (TIP):  An Indian origin investment adviser has been charged by US federal authorities for orchestrating a fraudulent million dollar investment scheme over several years. Amrit JS Chahal, 30, of Fairfax, Virginia has been charged […]

Indian Americans

Indian American Navrang Dance Academy organized dance workshop conducted by ABCD-fame Dharmesh Yelande

NEW JERSEY(TIP): Indian American, New Jersey-based Navrang Dance Academy, in association with TV Asia, organized the first dance workshop conducted by ABCD-fame Dharmesh Yelande in New Jersey. “Dance with Dharmesh” workshop was held in the […]

Indian Americans

Indian American teenage singer eliminated from ‘American Idol’

ORLANDO(TIP): Orlando based Indian American singer Alyssa Raghu’s run on “American Idol” has ended. The 16-year-old, a sophomore at Lake Nona High School, made it to the Top 24. But she was not among the […]

Indian Americans

Indian American family that went missing confirmed dead after a fatal accident in Eel river

SAN JOSE (TIP): The hopes of finding the Thottapilly family alive have ended as the investigators on April 16 announced that they have found the bodies of all four members of the Indian American family […]

United States

Mr. Devadasan Nair, Consul for Community Relations, lauds Pioneer Club’s focus on Social work

FLORAL PARK, NY(TIP): ‘You are doing a valuable service with your social work within the Kerala Community, and I urge you to expand your horizon to include others,’ said Mr. Devadasan Nair, Consul for the […]

United States

Gift Of Life USA, Inc. Gala for Specially Abled

NEW YORK(TIP): Gift of Life USA, a 501 (C) (3) non-profit special needs organization, founded by President Flora Parekh & Chairman Paresh Parekh, hosted their Annual Fund-Raising Gala this in New York, to raise funds […]

United States

The City of Immigrants stands by Immigrants

Comptroller Stringer welcomes Inclusion of NYC Citizenship Fund in the City Council Budget Response NEW YORK CITY, NY(TIP): In an exclusive telephonic interview, NYC Comptroller Scott Stringer, said the City was concerned that a large […]

United States

Join Our Vision: A Fundraiser for the Eye Foundation of America

NEW YORK(TIP): Join the Eye Foundation of America for an evening of music by Prasanna in support of its work fighting childhood blindness around the world. The Eye Foundation of America has worked towards eliminating avoidable […]

United States

India intensifies development cooperation with Commonwealth countries

PM launches US$50 million dedicated Commonwealth window to the India-UN Development Partnership Fund NEW YORK(TIP): At the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting 2018 in London, April 19, Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi, announced the […]

Featured

Modi will sink India if he does not rein in the rapists

“Whenever adharma takes over a nation, it needs a Krishna to restore faith and trust in the society, and that Krishna is the collective consciousness of Indians resting in women, businessmen, and young men.  They […]

Featured

Indian Overseas Congress, USA condemns the rape and murder of the eight-year-old Asifa Bano

Indian Overseas Congress, USA joins millions of non-resident Indians across the globe in condemning the horrific rape and murder of an eight-year-old child Asifa Bano in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kathua. The barbarity and the bestiality […]

Featured

The Geopolitics of Oil: Gulf region volatile amid threat of US embargo

“Given the bitter rivalry between Saudi Arabia and Iran and the likelihood of the Trump administration reimposing sanctions on Iran, India will have to navigate its path through its western neighborhood with dexterity. Our primary […]

Featured

Modi in London: New turn to old ties

For the first time in 40 years, a British Prime Minister met her Indian counterpart without the overhang, obligations and requirements of the European Union. The Skripal poisoning episode has detracted British domestic attention and […]

Misc

Weekly Horoscope April 23 – April 29, 2018

By Astrologer Bejan Daruwalla Contact: +91 8141234275 Aries:Ganesha says you will be meeting many people from different walks of life and, possibly, from different countries and cultures too. There will be a lot of interaction, ideas and […]

United States

Barbara Bush, the former First Lady married to George H.W. Bush, has died at age 92

DALLAS(TIP): The Office of George H. W. Bush confirmed the death of Barbara Bush on Tuesday, April 17, saying in a statement, “A former First Lady of the United States of America and relentless proponent […]