Pakistan

Imran Khan at UN General Assembly demanded India lift ‘inhuman curfew’ in Kashmir

UNITED NATIONS(TIP): Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday raised the Kashmir issue in his maiden address to the UN General Assembly and demanded that India lift the “inhuman curfew” in Kashmir and release all […]

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PM Modi receives Global Goalkeeper award for Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, says people in India behind its success

PM Modi dedicated the honor to crores of Indians who made the initiative a part of their daily lives. NEW YORK(TIP): Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been conferred the ‘Global Goalkeeper Award’ for the Swachh […]

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Beyond Trumpisms :India must not take its eye off the Afghan ball

US PresidentDonald Trump’s endorsement of Prime Minister Modi has been over the top. That he termed Modi the ‘father of India’ could be dismissed as mere Trumpism; but for an American to call anyone Elvis […]

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On PM Modi’s speech at UNGA

Prime Minister Modi delivered  a great speech at the UNGA.  My English teacher in 8th grade used to say “The proof of pudding is in eating. “ India is a highly developed country with developing […]

Predictions

Birthday Horoscope September 30 – October 6, 2019

By Astrologer Bejan Daruwalla Sept 30:Ganesha says you’ll have to deal with a friend’s jealousy of possessiveness when you’ve finally started feeling that being free from such constraints is better. Oct 1:Financial restrictions, a lack […]

Predictions

Weekly Horoscope September 30 – October 6, 2019

By Astrologer Bejan Daruwalla Aries:Ganesha says in your perception of your role in the family, ‘provider’ is usually very high in priority. This is typical Arian stuff. And you take it seriously. Funds and income […]

Indian Americans

Indian American Honored with Under-40 Innovators Award at Design Automation Conference

LAS VEGAS(TIP): Vijay Raghunathan, Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Purdue University has recently been conferred the Under-40 Innovators Award, sponsored by Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) and the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers […]

Indian Americans

Indian American Physician charged for unlawfully distributing opioids

NEW YORK  (TIP): The Justice Department announced Sept 24 the second coordinated law enforcement action of the Appalachian Region Prescription Opioid (ARPO) strike force, resulting in charges against 13 individuals across five Appalachian federal districts […]

Indian Americans

Indian American Sasha Ahuja Named to Commission of Gender Equity by Mayor de Blasio

NEW YORK (TIP): NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Sept 17  the appointment of six new Commissioners to the Commission on Gender Equity (CGE), an agency tasked with supporting City agencies in dismantling institutional barriers […]

Indian Americans

Payal Jangid becomes first Indian to win Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Changemaker award

NEW YORK  (TIP): Bill and Melinda Gates, co-chairs of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, co-hosted the fourth annual Goalkeepers Global Goals Awards on September 24 in New York to celebrate outstanding work around the […]

Indian Americans

Indian American doctor pleads guilty to running pill mill

CINCINNATI  (TIP):  An Indian origin owner and operator of a Hamilton pain clinic pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court Sept 23 to illegal distribution of controlled substances, health care fraud and violating the anti-kickback statute. […]

Indian Americans

Two Indian American SBU Students Chosen for Selective Millennium Fellows Program

NEW YORK(TIP): Two India Americans are among Eleven Stony Brook students among a select group from 69 colleges around the globe chosen for the Millennium Fellowship, a partnership between the Millennium Campus Network and the United Nations […]

Indian Americans

Indian American among 24 arrested in attempted child sex crimes in metro Atlanta

ATLANTA  (TIP): The Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office along with 13 law enforcement agencies finished an undercover operation called “Operation Just Cause” which resulted in 24 arrests including an Indian origin man for attempted child sex […]

Indian Americans

Indian National with Altered German Passport intercepted by Dulles CBP

STERLING, VA  (TIP):  U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers intercepted an Indian national in possession of a fraudulent German passport Monday at Washington Dulles International Airport. The man was refused admission to the United […]

Entertainment

PLANUSA’s NYCLC Hosts Third Annual Fundraiser To CELEBRATE IDG 2019

By Mabel Pais Theme: “Challenges and Hope South of the Border” Special Guest Honored: Journalist Crisitan Benavides PIX11 reporter, and three-time Emmy Award winner Plan International USA’s (Plan) NYC Leadership Council (NYCLC) is hosting its […]

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UN IDG 2019

By Mabel Pais 2019 Theme — “GirlForce: Unscripted and Unstoppable” Investing in girls is investing in a better future that is equal for all Since 2012, 11 October has been marked as the International Day of […]

Editorials

Harmony and Peace : Modi’s Message to the UNGA

I.S. Saluja UNITED NATIONS(TIP): Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in his address to the 74thUNGA, September 27, was not the man the world saw and heard at Howdy Modi, Houston  on September 22. Nor was he […]

Editorials

Abki Baar Trump Sarkar” : Modi endorses Donald Trump for 2020 US Presidency

“I present to you my family of 50,000”: Modi to Trump HOUSTON(TIP): Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s  community reception in Houston on September 22 turned out to be an election rally for US President Donald Trump […]

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GOPIO Stalwart Inder Singh has died

NEW YORK (TIP): GOPIO’s Founding Life Member, former President and Chairman and current Executive Trustee of GOPIO Foundation has died  September 27  morning at a hospital in the Los Angeles area. GOPIO Treasurer Kewal Kanda informed […]

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Indian girl receives ‘Changemaker’ award

NEW YORK(TIP):  A teenaged Indian girl has received the “Changemaker” award here by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation for her fight against child marriage in her village in Rajasthan. Payal Jangid received the award […]

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Sikh American Deputy Sheriff shot and killed in the line of duty in Texas

HOUSTON , TX(TIP): A Sikh law-enforcement officer has been fatally shot multiple times during a traffic stop in the U.S. state of Texas, a media report said , September 27. Harris County Sheriff’s Office Deputy […]

Opinions

Another Chance in Afghanistan

India’s best bet in Afghanistan would be a negotiated withdrawal of foreign troops from Afghanistan, for this would check the Taliban’s proclivity to engage in trouble- making outside Afghan territory. Donald Trump’s calling off Taliban […]

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Reflecting Childhood Memories on Canvas

Ashok Ojha NEW YORK CITY(TIP): When I met Madhvi Parekh at the Delhi Art Gallery in Midtown Manhattan I saw a simple lady loaded with varied experiences of life. Born in a small village in […]

Featured

WORLD PEACE DAY 2019

By Mabel Pais “For to be free is not merely to cast off one’s chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.” – Nelson Mandela 2019 Theme: “Climate […]