Entertainment

David Duchovny to write, direct and star in adaptation of his novel

Hollywood star David Duchovny will write, direct and star in ‘Bucky F*cking Dent’, which is based on his book of the same name, a novel that topped the best-seller list and was embraced by critics. […]

Entertainment

Emily Blunt to star in criminal-conspiracy film ‘Pain Hustlers’

Actress Emily Blunt will star in ‘Pain Hustlers’, a criminal-conspiracy film directed by ‘Fantastic Beasts’ director David Yates that will be introduced to buyers at Cannes. According to ‘Variety’, from a script by ‘The True […]

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India

Chintan Shivir: Congress moots ‘one family, one ticket’ formula, but waiver for the Gandhis

Udaipur (TIP)- Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Friday, May 13,  set the ball rolling for comprehensive organisational overhaul saying the party was in dire need of reforms and extraordinary situations called for extraordinary measures. Near-consensus […]

India

Supreme Court refuses to stop Varanasi’s Gyanvapi Mosque survey

New Delhi (TIP)- The Supreme Court on Friday, May 13,  declined to immediately stop the survey of Gyanvapi Mosque in Varanasi, saying the matter would have to be considered in due course. Seeking an urgent […]

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India

Pak-based Jaish behind the killing of Kashmiri Pandit Rahul Bhat

The terrorists belonging to Pak-based and globally proscribed Jaish-e-Mohammad are suspected to be involved in the killing of the Kashmiri Pandit government employee Rahul Bhat in Jammu and Kashmir‘s Budgam district. According to intelligence inputs, […]

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NY/NJ/CT

A Fundraising musical concert for Sai Baba Temple and Cultural Center

NORTH BRUNSWICK (TIP): Sai Pariwar, Inc. organized fundraising musical concert on Sunday,  May 8, 2022, attended by more than 300; County Commissioner Shanti Narra & State utility commissioner Upendra Chivukula attended; New Sai Temple construction […]

NY/NJ/CT

IIT Kanpur Delegation Visits New York

Grand Event Held to Felicitate Distinguished Alumni of IITK NEW YORK (TIP): IITK delegation, led by IIT Kanpur Director, Prof. Abhay Karandikar, made their first pit-stop at New York to hold formal interactions with alumni […]

United States

Indian American Sikh attacked in a robbery bid

RICHMOND HILL, NY (TIP): In less than a month and a half a third targeted attack on an Indian American  Sikh has taken place in Queens neighborhood of Richmond Hill, which is considered a neighborhood […]

India

Massive fire at medical college in Amritsar; three floors of the building have been damaged

AMRITSAR (TIP): A major mishap was averted at Government Medical College, Amritsar, after fire engulfed a hospital building near the X-Ray department. The hospital employees claimed the fire started from an electricity transformer in the […]

United States

U.S. Congressional Candidate Victoria Virasingh (VA-8) Approaches Virginia Election

ARLINGTON, V.A.(TIP): Victoria Virasingh is a progressive Democrat running to represent Virginia’s 8th Congressional District. Her campaign is breaking barriers, inspiring new voter participation in the political process, and getting backed by organizations across the […]

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United States

Midwest Punjabi Association (MPA) in collaboration with the Consulate General of India set the precedent for paying tribute to “The Martyrs of the Jallianwala Bagh Massacre”

CHICAGO,  IL (TIP): The celebration of Punjabi Virsa (Punjabi Heritage) organized by the Midwest Punjabi Association (MPA) in collaboration with the Consulate General of India set the precedent for paying the perfect tribute to the […]

Crime

Babbar Khalsa, Pakistan’s ISI behind Mohali explosion: Police

Chandigarh (TIP)- The Punjab Police has arrested five people in connection with the RPG attack at its Mohali office and pointed at the nexus of militant outfit Babbar Khalsa International and Pakistan’s spy agency ISI. […]

Breaking News

Ranil Wickremesinghe returns as Lankan PM

COLOMBO (TIP): Opposition leader and former premier Ranil Wickremesinghe was sworn-in as Sri Lanka‘s 26th Prime Minister on Thursday, days after his predecessor Mahinda Rajapaksa was forced to resign following violent protests over the worst […]

Breaking News

Doyen of Punjabi singing Satinder Sartaaj to perform in New York on May 15

HICKSVILLE, NY (TIP): One of the best-known Punjabi singers of all times, Satinder Sartaaj is on a singing tour of the US. He is scheduled to perform at the Colden Center auditorium in Queens, New […]

Breaking News

Delhi fire: Cops identify 7 bodies, 29 still missing; death toll likely to rise

NEW DELHI (TIP): Day after a massive building fire in outer Delhi’s Mundka claimed 27 lives, frantic relatives were still searching for their loved ones as police said 29 people were unaccounted for. According to […]

Breaking News

$44 billion Twitter deal ‘temporarily on hold’ over data on fake accounts; stocks slump

NEW YORK (TIP): Elon Musk tweeted on Friday, May 13,  that his $44-billion cash deal for Twitter Inc was “temporarily on hold” while he waits for the social media company to provide data on the […]

Breaking News

20 Punjabis in fray for Ontario provincial polls

Major political outfits banking heavily on South Asians in general and Punjabis in particular MISSISAUGA (TIP): As many as 20 candidates of Punjab origin are in the fray for the Ontario provincial elections in Canada […]

Incredible India

Lesser explored treks of the Himalayas

If you are looking for an adventurous getaway, now would be an ideal time for it. This time around, trek through the lesser travelled areas of the Himalayas, and experience the magic of clear skies, […]

Festival

Buddha Purnima

Buddha Purnima, traditionally known as Vesak or Vesakha,  is celebrated as Lord Gautama Buddha’s Birthday. Vaishakh Purnima is also called Buddha Purnima. Gautama Buddha’s name was first Prince Siddhartha Gautama. Buddha means ‘Knowledgeable and knowledgeable […]

India

Supreme Court refuses to stay delimitation process in J&K

New Delhi (TIP)-  The Supreme court on Friday refused to stay the ongoing delimitation process in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir. Two Kashmir residents had challenged the government’s decision to constitute a delimitation […]

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India

NIA arrests Chhota Shakeel’s two aides in D-Company case

New Delhi (TIP)- The National Investigation Agency (NIA) today said it had arrested two close aides of Pakistan-based gangster Chhota Shakeel for allegedly handling the illegal activities and financial transactions of the crime syndicate controlled […]

India

India bans wheat exports with immediate effect to control rising domestic prices

New Delhi (TIP)-  India has banned wheat exports with immediate effect as part of measures to control rising domestic prices, according to official notification. However, the export shipments for which irrevocable letters of credit (LoC) […]

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Coronavirus

India logs 2,858 fresh Covid-19 cases in 24 hours; Delhi records 899 new infections

New Delhi (TIP)- India registered a total of 2,858 new cases in the last 24 hours, marking a 0.6% increase from yesterday. This brings the total caseload to 4,31,19,112. The top five states which registered […]

Bollywood

Pandit Shiv Kumar Sharma: More than just an exponent of Hindustani classical music

It’s common to use words such as ‘legendary’, ‘greatest’, and ‘iconic’ to describe the life and times of illustrious artists. In most cases, the tributes are often befitting, and if anything, the words fall short, […]