Africa

Sudan on the Brink: death toll rises to 100 as bodies found in Nile, say doctors

NEW YORK (TIP):  The death toll from June 3  attack on the sit-in of Sudan’s pro-democracy protesters has risen to 100, after 40 bodies were recovered from the River Nile, according to the Central Committee […]

Africa

22 dead in fire at Senegal religious retreat

DAKAR (TIP): A fire ripped through makeshift shelters at a Muslim religious retreat in Senegal, killing at least 22 people and triggering a stampede, firefighters said on Thursday. The blaze broke out on Wednesday as […]

Africa

Somalia roadside bomb kills atleast 10 in minibus

MOGADISHU (SOMALIA) (TIP): A roadside bomb exploded and killed at least 10 people in a minibus in Somalia’s Lower Shabelle region Thursday evening, a local official said. Five others were injured and the death toll […]

Africa

Kenya counter-terror work creates abuses, rights group says

NAIROBI (KENYA) (TIP): Kenya’s security agencies are violating privacy rights in counter-terrorism operations and the information acquired is used to commit human rights abuses, including targeted killings, an international human rights group says. Information gathered […]

Africa

METEORITE IN AFRICA OFFERS CLUES TO VOLCANIC ACTIVITY ON MARS

NEW YORK (TIP): Examining a Martian meteorite found in Africa, scientists have uncovered evidence of at least two billion years of volcanic activity on Mars. The findings, published in the journal Science Advances, offer new […]

Africa

Indian origin man charged with drug smuggling in US

NEW YORK (TIP): On January 31, Preet Bharara, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, and Raymond Donovan, the Special Agent in Charge of the Special Operations Division of the U.S. […]

Africa

South African parliament debates motion to remove president

JOHANNESBURG (TIP): South Africa’s parliament is debating a motion to remove President Jacob Zuma because of a series of scandals, including possible government corruption linked to the president and his associates. The ruling African National […]

Africa

Websites of 7 Indian missions in Europe and Africa hacked

London/New Delhi, Nov 7 (PTI) Websites of seven Indian missions in Europe and Africa were hacked today with the External Affairs Ministry saying it was aware of the “problem” and was trying to fix it. […]

India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi is hosting leaders of the world's most populous and powerful emerging economies over the weekend. They would be looking for ways to bolster their club and ease tensions among them.Picture shows BRICS leaders at the summit in Ufa, Russia
Africa

HONOURED TO WELCOME PRESIDENT PUTIN, LOOKING FORWARD TO TALKS WITH CHINA: PM MODI

NEW DELHI (TIP): Asserting that India is delighted to host the 8th BRICS Summit in Goa followed by a first-ever BRICS-BIMSTEC Outreach Summit, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday extended a warm welcome to all […]

Africa

GHANA SAYS IT WANTS TO REMOVE GANDHI STATUE FROM CAMPUS

ACCRA, GHANA(TIP): : Ghana has expressed its intention to remove a statue of Indian independence leader Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi from a university in the capital, citing a controversy over what critics call his “racist identity.” […]

Dr Ravi Reddy
Africa

Indian-Origin South African Is Head Of Global Blood Service

JOHANNESBURG: An Indian-origin South African has become the first person from the African continent to head a global organisation of medicine professionals working for the safety of blood transfusion worldwide. Ravi Reddy, currently the Chief […]

Africa

SICC Eyes Youth & Women’s Cricket Development with ACF Coach Certification Clinics

SARASOTA, FLA (TIP): The Sarasota International Cricket Club (SICC) recently hosted a weekend-long American Cricket Federation (ACF) Level 1 and Level 2 cricket coaching certification session attended by 16 prospective coaches. West Indian Legend Shivnarine […]

Africa

South Australia Hindu Temple plans $600,000 expansion

ADELAIDE (TIP): Shri Ganesha Temple (SGT) in Adelaide’s southern suburb Oaklands Park in South Australia is reportedly planning a $600,000 expansion to host bigger events, weddings, classes, etc. This Temple, built at the site of […]

Africa

SpaceX rocket explosion burns Facebook’s plans of internet-for-all

Facebook’s ambitious plans of bringing internet access across world partly went up in flames with the Space X rocket that exploded on Thursday, September 8. The social networking giant had contracted the aeropsace manufacturer to deliver […]

Prime Minister Narendra Modi during a meeting with U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May at the G20 summit in Hangzhou, China on Monday.
Africa

‘One nation in South Asia is spreading terror in the region’ says Modi at G20

HANGZHOU, China – Prime Minister Narendra Modi Sept. 5 told the G20 summit here that Pakistan was spreading terror in South Asia and using terrorism as an instrument of state policy. He also appealed the […]

Africa

Dabur takes a small step in southern Africa

NEW DELHI (TIP): An acquisition worth a mere Rs 4,700 is rarely expected to give rich dividends, especially if it means venturing into a market as big as Rs 30,000 crore. However, home-grown fast-moving consumer […]

Africa

@NarendraModi – Engaging Africa….

I returned from a very successful Africa visit, where I got to interact with political and business leaders across four nations. My visit began in Mozambique and ended in Kenya. The other two nations visited […]

Africa

Prime Minister Narendra Modi in South Africa

JOHANNESBURG (TIP): India is working to achieve over 8 per cent growth in the coming years, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said in Johannesburg on July 8, while attributing the rise of the country to HOPE […]

Dr. Larra Shah
Africa

OHMKriyaa will hold International Yoga Day on June 16, 2016, in New Jersey

EDISON, NJ (TIP): After a successful launch of OHMkriyaa in November 2015, OHM Group of Companies with Dr. Larra Shah, a renowned Natural Life Science Facilitator, Celebrity Aura Expert and Founder of “Energy Orb” will […]

Panelists at the discussion on International law on peace and justice
Africa

Discussion on the “International Law on Peace and Justice” at the UN Headquarters

NEW YORK, NY (TIP): On Thursday May 26th, Ambassadors of Denmark, Haiti, Romania and South Africa and representatives from 15 other Permanent Missions gathered at the United Nations Headquarters to discuss the issues of “International […]

Mr. Ashok Kumar Garg, Chief Executive of Bank of Baroda speaks with The Indian Panorama about the bank's innovative approaches and strengths which set the Bank of Baroda apart from many others
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Bank of Baroda’s innovative approach to success

PROFILE At a time when majority of foreign banks in USA are struggling to cope with federal regulations, Bank of Baroda is forging ahead with innovative programs to help its customers. Not many banks can claim […]

Africa

US presidential candidate Cruz appoints Islam critics as advisers

NEW YORK (TIP): Ted Cruz, Donald Trump‘s closest rival in the Republican race for the White House, named his national security advisers on Thursday, including former staffers of President Ronald Reagan and members of a […]

Africa

ISIS expanding in Libya, fueling arms race

UNITED NATIONS (TIP): The Islamic State group has significantly expanded its control over Libya, fueling demand by the country’s warring parties for more arms to confront the threat, UN experts have told the Security Council. […]

Africa

US man jailed for 40 years for abusing Kenyan orphans

OKLAHOMA CITY (TIP): A former missionary from Oklahoma convicted of sexually abusing children at an orphanage in Kenya was sentenced on March 7 to 40 years in a federal prison. US district judge David L […]

Vijay Mallya's escape from India last week has raised many questions which may be answered as the circumstances of his escape unfold
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Willful Defaulter Vijay Mallya flees

NEW DELHI (TIP): Liquor baron Vijay Mallya, who is facing legal proceedings for allegedly defaulting loans of over Rs 9,000 crores from various banks, had left the country a week back, government informed the Supreme […]