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2019 ‘Diwali – Power of One Award’ Presented to Four Eminent Diplomats

UNITED NATIONS(TIP): Four prominent diplomats were honored with ‘The Diwali – Power of One’ award in recognition and celebration of their work, especially at the United Nations, for a secure and peaceful world, at a […]

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Amneal Pharmaceuticals among major pharmaceutical companies under Federal Investigation

LONG ISLAND, NY(TIP): Amneal Pharmaceuticals, Inc. , an American publicly traded generics and specialty pharmaceutical company headquartered in Bridgewater, New Jersey and with a facility in Long Island  is  among one of the six major […]

Entertainment

Sri Niketan Organizes International Music Festival

8-year-old students Thaarun and Tharuni Recite Shlokas at the opening Ceremony NEW YORK(TIP): The performance by dozens of internationally  renowned artists at the International  Music Festival organized by Sri Niketan, a sister of the decades old […]

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Impeachment Hearing Helped President Trump Make Significant Political Gains in Electoral College States

The Constitution has made the President of the United States Chief of the Executive Branch, Commander-in-Chief and the most powerful official in charge to protect and defend the United States.  Therefore, President of the USA, […]

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In the name of a majority

The reality of imposing a national order of things, through a CAB and an NRC, in non-national spaces will unfold in future but Assam has given us adequate evidence of the risks involved. It can […]

Opinions

The day of Boris: Labour lost because it fought a Brexit election as if it were just another general election

The decisive victory the Conservative Party clinched in Thursday’s elections to Parliament gives British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, who built his campaign around the promise to “get Brexit done”, a clear mandate to take the […]

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Ravi Batra Writes to Chairman Engel Voicing Disagreement over Pramila Jayapal’s Resolution Urging India to End Restrictions on Communications in Kashmir

Dear Chairman Engel, Thomas Jefferson’s June 28, 1776 draft Declaration of Independence – had sequentiality built into what’s more important as in – “life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness” – in that order. That […]

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United States

IRS selects new advisory council members for 2020

WASHINGTON (TIP): The Internal Revenue Service announced  December 12  the appointment of 12 new members to the Internal Revenue Service Advisory Council.   The IRSAC, established in 1953, is an organized public forum for IRS […]

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Lok Sabha passes Citizenship (Amendment) Bill

NEW DELHI (TIP): The Lok Sabha passed the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, which seeks to provide Indian citizenship to non-Muslim refugees coming from Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan after facing religious persecution there, a little past midnight […]

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IUDF opposes dividing the Indian American community by Hindutva groups

NEW YORK (TIP): The Indo-US Democracy Foundation (IUDF), a newly formed think tank, deplores the attack on elected representatives in the U.S. by a cadre of people belonging to the Hindutva group, who support ideologies […]

United States

USCIS Announces Implementation of Electronic H-1B Registration Process

WASHINGTON (TIP): U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services  announced on December 6, 2019  a requirement for employers seeking to file H-1B cap-subject petitions, including those eligible for the advanced degree exemption, to first electronically register and […]

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Four eminent diplomats honored with 2019 ‘Diwali – Power of One Award’

UNITED NATIONS (TIP): Four prominent diplomats were honored with ‘The Diwali – Power of One’ award in recognition and celebration of their work, especially at the United Nations, for a secure and peaceful world, at […]

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Indian Overseas Congress, USA calls for ‘Bharat Bachao’ rally in New York on December 14

NEW YORK (TIP): The Indian Overseas Congress, USA  has called for a ‘Bharat Bachao’ rally in front of the  Indian Consulate office (3 East 64th St, New York) on Saturday, December 14 at 1PM to […]

World

Observance of World Human Rights Day 2019

NEW YORK (TIP): The Indian Diaspora Council International (IDC), in collaboration with its global membership and affiliates is  joining  with other organizations, associations, agencies and individuals in observance of the 71st anniversary of World Human […]

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From defending a diplomat’s statement to advocating Hindutva and demanding a Hindu Rashtra

It  started as an attempt to defend the  Consul General of India at New York’s statement he made on  Kashmir at a private gathering of some Kashmiri  Pandit families in New York at which  film […]

Entertainment

Holiday Dreams, A Spectacular Holiday Cirque!

By Mabel Pais “A delicious confection of charm, sparkle and talent by the sleighload and so full of energy it could end our dependence on oil”  – The New York Daily News “I remember being […]

Entertainment

HOLIDAY FAMILY FUN at NJPAC!

By Mabel Pais “’Hip Hop Nutcracker’ brings a generous dose of contemporary spirit, sure to heat up even the most restless and wintry of souls” – The New York Times “It turns “The Nutcracker” on […]

India

All Four Hyderabad Rape accused killed in police encounter

HYDERABAD (TIP): The four men accused of raping and murdering a veterinarian in Hyderabad were killed in an encounter in the early hours of Friday, December 6,  Police Commissioner VC Sajjanar told  PTI. The encounter […]

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Diwali 2019 Power of One Awards announced

NEW YORK (TIP): 2019 “Power of One” Awards have been announced.  The awards this year are cohosted  by the Permanent Missions of Belarus, Georgia and India to the United Nations, and Diwali Foundation USA, Inc. […]

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Michael Bloomberg: Trump should be impeached and doesn’t understand he works for the public

NEW YORK  (TIP): Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg said he thinks President Trump should be impeached, despite his prior reservations. The former New York City mayor sat down with “CBS This Morning” co-host Gayle King […]

Asia

Pakistan govt to sell unused state properties at Dubai Expo

ISLAMABAD (TIP): The Pakistan government has decided to sell its precious unutilized state properties at the Dubai Expo to attract foreign and Pakistani investors, according to media reports on Thursday, as the cash-strapped country tries […]

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Nancy Pelosi okays drafting of impeachment articles against Donald Trump

WASHINGTON DC (TIP): Alleging that US President Donald Trump has abused power undermining national security and jeopardizing the integrity of the elections, Speaker of House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi on Thursday, December 5,  said they […]