United States

Trump says he was unaware of payment to Stormy Daniels

WASHINGTON(TIP): Breaking his silence over the $130,000 payment by his lawyer Michael Cohen to adult firm star Stormy Daniels ahead of the 2016 election, President Trump on Thursday, April 5 said he was unaware of […]

United States

Trump deploys military to secure US-Mexico border to check ‘illegal migration’

President Enrique Peña Nieto of Mexico reacts sharply to Trump’s Threats WASHINGTON(TIP): President Donald Trump, April 5, signed an executive order directing the deployment of military along the US-Mexico border to fight illegal immigration, asserting […]

Indian Americans

Indian origin scientist in the UK is leading a new high-speed space camera project

LONDON(TIP):  An Indian origin scientist in the UK, Professor Vik Dhillon, is leading a new high-speed space camera project that is expected to revolutionize our understanding of stars and black holes. Professor Dhillon and his team […]

Indian Americans

Indian American Republican Aakash Patel raises $25K for Hillsborough Commission Campaign in March

FLORIDA(TIP): Indian American Republican & entrepreneur Aakash Patel has raised $25,500 for his campaign in March. “I am extremely excited about the continued momentum of our campaign. Our hard work is reflected in the fundraising […]

Indian Americans

Indian American Niraj Antani endorsed by Ohio Chamber of Commerce

OHIO (TIP): Ohio Chamber of Commerce Political Action Committee (OCCPAC) has endorsed Indian American incumbent Niraj Antani for the upcoming House of Representatives, District 42 Republican primary to be held on May 8. Founded in […]

Indian Americans

Indian American physician Dr. Vaid from Missouri indicted for health care fraud

MISSOURI(TIP): An Indian American doctor and his nurse practitioner Donna A. Waldo have been indicted after the former pre-signed prescriptions to patients and falsely claimed to Medicare and Medicaid regarding “face to face” office visits. According to […]

United States

AAPI & USAID partnering for a TB- Free India

WASHINGTON (TIP): USA-International Developmental Agency (USAID) on April 5thsigned an MOU with American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (AAPI) to work together in achieving the goal of Tuberculosis (TB) free India. According to the […]

United States

Chicago Tamil Women Celebrate International Women’s Day

CHICAGO, IL(TIP): There is only one thing more precious than our time & that is who we spend it on. It was truly a time well spent in the company of wonderful friends and acquaintances […]

Featured

Big thaw on the Korean peninsula

By Rakesh Sood “The big unknown is Mr. Trump’s idea of what is an acceptable ‘deal’. Will a process towards eventual denuclearization tempt him or will he reject it as ‘fake news’ and revert to […]

Featured

Deeper reasons behind Dalit anger

By SN Sahu “In fact, Dalit anger can be best understood by understanding the neoliberal policies which has resulted in joblessness and job loss growth. The affirmative action taken to economically empower Dalits, subjected to […]

Other News

Being Salman: Superstardom does not guarantee legal immunity

Finally, the law has caught up with superstar Salman Khan. All those who felt his earlier acquittal by the Rajasthan High Court in the 1998 Jodhpur blackbuck and chinkara poaching cases was a travesty of […]

Misc

NJSO presents Spring into Music Gala: performances by Broadway, Film & TV star Jason Alexander

By Mabel Pais “Alexander not only has an exceptional voice and a thoroughly honed gift for selling a song, but he can also be surprisingly light on his feet and work a room with an […]

India

Salman Khan sentenced to five-year imprisonment in blackbuck killing case

Actors Saif Ali Khan, Tabu, Sonali Bendre and Neelam, and Jodhpur resident Dushyant Singh have been given the benefit of doubt and acquitted as co-accused JODHPUR, INDIA(TIP): Actor Salman Khan was on Thursday, April 5, […]

United States

The world owes Martin Luther King Jr. a debt of gratitude

By Ashook Ramsaran Ashook Ramsaran pays a tribute to Martin Luther King Jr., American civil rights leader, on the 50th anniversary of his assassination which falls on April 4. King was fatally shot at the […]