Indian Origin Founder of South African Hindu political party dies of Covid

JOHANNESBURG (TIP): Jayraj Bachu, a founding member and national leader of South Africa’s only Hindu political party, has succumbed to Covid-19. He was 75. The Durban resident Bachu was cremated on Saturday, July 4. Bachu’s […]

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Indian American Houston-Area Cardiologist Settles Allegations

HOUSTON (TIP): Advanced Cardiovascular Care Center P.A. and its owner and administrator have agreed to pay $400,000 to resolve allegations they violated the False Claims Act (FCA), announced U.S. Attorney Ryan K. Patrick. Owner Dr. […]

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Indian American Congressman lashes out at Trump for withdrawing from WHO

Parminder Aujla SACRAMENTO (TIP): Indian origin Rep. Ami Bera, M.D. (D-CA) Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific, and Nonproliferation heavily criticized President Trump after he formally withdrew the United States […]

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Celebrating 4th of July

4th of July is so different this year. COVID-19 has struck down all traditional ceremonies, leaving Americans  to celebrate the event in a shorter edition, with limited ceremonial celebration. The pomp, pageantry, parades, shows, games, […]

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Two Indian- Origin agricultural experts named by UN chief to scientific group for 2021 food summit

UNITED NATIONS  (TIP): Two eminent Indian – origin agricultural experts have been named members of an international scientific group, aimed to offer foremost scientific evidence for sustainable food systems, established by UN chief Antonio Guterres […]

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Two Indian Americans Siddhartha Mukherjee, Raj Chetty honored as ‘Great Immigrants’

NEW YORK (TIP): Indian American Pulitzer Prize–winning physician author Siddhartha Mukherjee and Harvard economist Raj Chetty figure among 38 naturalized US citizens on Carnegie Corporation of New York’s 2020 list of ‘Great Immigrants’ for their […]

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Indian-origin Jayant Krishna appointed as new CEO for UKIBC

LONDON, UK (TIP): The UK India Business Council has announced that Jayant Krishna has accepted the invitation of the Board to become its new Group Chief Executive Officer. He will take charge from August 3. […]

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Indian American Medha Raj to lead Biden’s digital campaign

MILWAUKEE (TIP): Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden has tapped  Medha Raj’s  talent for his digital campaign. “Excited to share that I’ve joined Joe Biden’s campaign as the Digital Chief of Staff,” said Raj in […]

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Indian American Celebrity chef Vikas Khanna’s ‘sense of hunger’ came from New York

NEW YORK (TIP): Indian American Michelin-star celebrity chef Vikas Khanna, who has won all round praise for distributing over 17 million meals to coronavirus hit in 135 Indian cities, has set the twitter ablaze with […]

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Indian -Origin Lawyer in UAE Helps Over 2,000 Fellow Citizens amid the Pandemic

DUBAI  (TIP): An Indian -origin lawyer in the UAE has helped over 2,000 stranded and jobless blue-collar compatriots with free legal paperwork to facilitate their return back home, according to a media report on Saturday. Sheela […]


The best way to respond to our history of racism: A Truth and Reconciliation Commission

To create lasting change in the United States, we must do more than reform the police. We must reconcile with our history — with race and with racism. And to do that, there is no […]

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The Neoliberal Looting of America

The private equity industry, which has led to more than 1.3 million job losses in the last decade, reveals the truth about free markets. “An examination of the recent history of private equity disproves the […]

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Anupam Kher should be kicked out of BJP for using Guru Gobind Singh’s words to describe Sambit Patra: Bittu

NEW DELHI (TIP): Congress MP Ravneet Singh Bittu on Thursday, July 2.  strongly rebuked actor Anupam Kher for using the “sacred words of Guru Gobind Singh” to describe Bharatiya Janata Party spokesperson Sambit Patra. On […]

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A heat wave forecast for the U.S. has scientists alarmed

The coming heat is projected to affect huge stretches of the U.S., from eastern New Mexico and Colorado across the Central Plains and into the Northeast. NEW YORK (TIP): A sustained blast of heat is […]

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Ambani’s JioMeet takes on Zoom

MUMBAI (TIP): India’s Reliance Jio  Platforms, which recently concluded a $15.2 billion fundraise run, is ready to enter a new business: Video conferencing. On Thursday, July 2  evening, the firm — backed by Mukesh Ambani, […]

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“Era of expansionism has ended; it is time for development”: Modi warns China

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday, July 3  paid a surprise visit to Ladakh to assess the border situation. I.S.Saluja LEH / NEW YORK (TIP): :Modi, who reached Leh in the morning of July 3, […]