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Eye Foundation of America aims at preventing blindness among children the world over -Dr VK Raju

Enthusiastic presence at NJ Fundraiser organized by Chen Sridhar EDISON, NJ(TIP): Eye Foundation of American (EFA) organized a fundraiser at Royal Albert’s Palace in Edison, NJ on September 22. The fundraiser was attended by a […]

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First Ever Women’s Business Expo & Job Fair in Chicago Indian community organized

CHICAGO, IL(TIP): The Womens Empowerment Campaign of Chicago (WE) organized the very first Womens Business Expo & Job Fair on Sunday Sept 16th, 2018 at the Waterford Banquets, Elmhurst IL. The goal was to serve […]

United States

Bharat Patel, Dr. Jagat Narula, Ms. Kalpana Patel, Dr. Nilesh Mehta, Dr. Preeti Mehta, Vaibhav Chhabra Honored at AIA-NY Deepavali Benefit Gala

LONG ISLAND, NY(TIP): The Association of Indians in America, NY Chapter (AIA-NY) held its Benefit Gala in support for its 31st Annual Deepavali Festival at Leonard’s Palazzo in Long Island on September 22, 2018. The Gala was attended by numerous […]

United States

Gopal, Turner Bill to Ensure State Workers are Paid for Time Lost During Budget Shutdown Advances

TRENTON, NJ(TIP): – Legislation sponsored by Senator Vin Gopal and Senator Shirley K. Turner which would require state employees who could not attend work due to a budget shutdown receive their full salary or wages […]

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A Nationalism That’s Anti-National

What the RSS needs is an exposure to Indian culture and a deeper understanding of Hinduism itself “The RSS was among the few organizations in independent India that refused to honor some of the key […]

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The Albatross Around Pakistan’s Neck

The problem with religious laws is that they are easy to enact but difficult to amend or repeal “This is the problem with religious laws. They are easy to enact but very difficult to amend […]

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A fraught timeline: on Ayodhya title suit

The Supreme Court’s refusal to refer some questions of law in the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid dispute to a seven-judge Bench has one immediate consequence: it could expedite the final hearing in the appeals against the […]

Indian Americans

Indian Origin Canadian Entrepreneur Ken Singh Donates $20,000 for Kerala Flood Relief

NEW YORK(TIP): The Indian Diaspora Council International (IDC) Life Member Ken (Kanhai) Singh of Toronto, Canada, has donated $20,000 CAN ($16,000 USD) towards Kerala Flood relief. The donation was made to the Vishnu Mandir to […]

Indian Americans

Indian-Origin man arrested for making derogatory Racist Comments against South African President

JOHANNESBURG, SA(TIP): A former Indian-origin city councilor has been arrested in South Africa for making derogatory racist comments against President Cyril Ramaphosa in a video posted on Facebook. In the viral video, former Durban councilor […]

Indian Americans

Indian-Origin UK Based Couple Slashed with Knife in UK Fruit Store Robbery

LONDON (TIP): An Indian-origin UK based couple were slashed in a knife-point robbery at their fruit and vegetable shop in Handsworth, in the West Midlands region of England. Chaman Lal, a local politician, and his […]

Indian Americans

22-Year-Old Sikh Soldier who made history in UK faces expulsion after being tested positive for Cocaine

LONDON(TIP): The 22-year-old Sikh soldier Charanpreet Singh Lall, who created history by becoming the first to wear a turban during an annual parade to mark British Queen Elizabeth II’s birthday ceremony, could be kicked out […]

Indian Americans

Indian- Origin British Sikh Woman Jailed for Harassing Hindu Ex-Boyfriend and Family

LONDON (TIP): An Indian- origin British Sikh woman was handed down a two-year suspended jail term by a UK court for launching a campaign of racist abuse and harassment against her Hindu ex-boyfriend and his family […]

Indian Americans

Indian-Origin Man Sentenced for Cyber Crime in US

NEW YORK(TIP): An Indian-origin man has been sentenced along with three others for their roles in staging a cyberattack that brought down huge swathes of the internet and infected over 100,000 US-based computing devices. Paras Jha, […]

India

Peace, security in S Asia essential for progress: Swaraj at SAARC meet; Pakistan says India obstructing

NEW YORK(TIP): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj emphasized to SAARC countries that an environment of peace and security in South Asia is essential for cooperation and economic development, but Pakistan accused India of obstructing the […]

United States

Trump says he prefers to keep Deputy A-G Rosenstein: Thursday Meeting postponed: White House

WASHINGTON(TIP): President Donald Trump has postponed his planned meeting with Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein until next week, the White House announced on Thursday, September 27. White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said Trump spoke […]

India objects to Pakistan raising Kashmir issue at UN forum
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India unhappy over Pak raising Kashmir at OIC

NEW YORK(TIP): India has raised objections over Pakistan raking up the Kashmir issue at the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) meeting, saying it is completely “unwarranted” for the grouping as well as its member countries […]

India

Ayodhya dispute: SC declines to refer to larger bench whether mosque is integral to Islam

Hindu groups hail Supreme Court verdict.   ‘High-powered’ saints’ panel to decide future action on Oct 5 NEW DELHI(TIP):  Hindu groups welcomed, September 28, the Supreme Court decision refusing to refer to a larger Bench its […]

United States

She said, He Said at Senate Judiciary Committee Hearing of the Accuser and the Accused

‘Feared being raped, killed’, says the accuser Dr. Ford. The accused SC Nominee Kavanaugh proclaims innocence, terms it a smear campaign against him WASHINGTON(TIP): Dr. Christine Blasey Ford, a university professor on Thursday, September 27, […]

United States

The Curious Case of Constellation Healthcare Criminal Investigation

EDISON, NJ (TIP): Paul Parmar, the embattled ex-CEO of bankrupt Constellation Healthcare Technologies Inc, alleges he has been the victim of a sophisticated investor’s takeover scheme that has roots in profiting from a “fraudulent” bankruptcy. […]

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International Peace Bridge Connecting Kartarpur in Pakistan and Dera Baba Nanak in India

World will be celebrating 550thbirth anniversary of the Fist Master of the Sikhs, Shri Guru Nanak Dev Ji in the year 2019. The Indian Panorama is launching from the current edition a series of articles […]

World

The UN Shudders as ‘Trump Week’ Closes in

NEW YORK(TIP): A year after his bombastic debut at the United Nations as president of the United States, Donald Trump returns on Monday, Sept. 24, to lead a US effort to spur global action to […]

United States

Indian American former US ambassador comes out in support of Preston Kulkarni

HOUSTON, TX(TIP): Indian American Democrat Sri Kulkarni has received a helping hand from an ex-colleague at Foggy Bottom, former US Ambassador to India Richard Verma. Verma, the first and the only Indian American who served as a […]

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Illegal immigrants among 8 killed in Arizona head-on crash, officials say

NEW YORK (TIP): A head-on collision in Arizona Wednesday, September 19 night killed eight people, including some undocumented immigrants, officials said. The two-vehicle crash happened around 10 p.m. on State Route 79 south of Florence, […]

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Florida architect building home from old shipping containers: report

NEW YORK(TIP): It was a few years ago, in 2011, when a Bangalore-based sports instructor, Kameshwar Rao, decided to build a house with containers, which are used to haul cargo in ships. He felt it […]