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Entertainment

CIFF MARKS 18TH EDITION

By Mabel Pais Featuring SHAUNAK SEN’S All That Breathes GEETA GANDBHIR & SAM POLLARD’S Lowndes County And The Road To Black Power NEHAL VYAS’S Dapaan SOHIL VAIDYA’S Murmurs Of The Jungle SHRUTIMAN DEORI’S My Courtyard […]

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Festival

IAAC-CGI CELEBRATE [email protected]

By Mabel Pais On the 75th anniversary of India’s independence from colonial rule, the Indo-American Arts Council (IAAC), a premier cultural organization of the U.S.A. and the Consulate General of India in New York (CGI-NY), […]

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Dance

INDIA’S STAR COMEDIAN COMES TO NJ

“The biggest stand-up comedy act in India. Period”.- Tanmay Bhat, AiB co-founder. The New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) welcomes comedian Zakir Khan’s brand-new stand-up comedy national tour: Live In US, on Saturday, September 3, […]

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Asia

FILMS REVEAL ASIAN AMERICAN BIAS STILL EXISTS

By Mabel Pais ‘ASIAN AMERICANS,’ to celebrate ASIAN AMERICAN HERITAGE MONTH, was aired as a five-part documentary television series. This was a collaborative production of PBS, WETA and the Center for Asian American Media (CAAM), […]

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Dance

CELEBRATE [email protected] AT ERASING BORDERS DANCE FEST

By Mabel Pais “Erasing Borders” dance performances are part of the Indo-American Arts Council’s (iaac.us) ongoing celebrations of the 75th anniversary of India’s Independence, August 15. The celebration will feature two live performances, August 6 […]

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World

World’s oldest male giant panda dies at age 35 in Hong Kong

Hong Kong (TIP): The oldest-ever male giant panda in captivity has died at age 35 at a Hong Kong theme park after his health deteriorated. ‘An An’ lived most of his life at Ocean Park […]

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Entertainment

……….AND THE WINNERS ARE

“Heart Valley” Written & Produced by Kiran Sidhu wins Best Documentary Short By Mabel Pais  “Stories About Helpful People” Co-Directed by Sindha Agha wins Best Episodic The 2022 Annual Tribeca Film Festival Jury Award winners […]

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World

Canada to slap warning labels on sugary, salty and fatty foods

Ottawa (TIP): Foods high in sugars, sodium and saturated fat will come with clear warning labels in Canada starting in 2026, the federal government said on June 30, in an effort to promote healthier eating […]

Health

Lifestyle changes to lower cholesterol

High cholesterol increases your risk of heart disease and heart attacks. Medications can help improve your cholesterol. But if you’d rather first make lifestyle changes to improve your cholesterol, try these five healthy changes. If […]

Health

Thyroid: Types of disorders, risk factors, symptoms

The thyroid gland, located in the front of the neck, is the main source of thyroid hormones in the body and hypothalamic thyrotropin-releasing hormone (TRH) stimulates thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) synthesis from pituitary gland of our […]

Indian Americans

Indian-origin nurses drive UK’s health service foreign intake

LONDON (TIP): Indians are driving a rise in foreign nurses coming in to boost the workforce of the UK’s National Health Service, according to official figures released in London on Wednesday, May 18. The Nursing […]

Indian Americans

Indian American Tech Giant Bakul Patel to lead Google’s global digital health strategy

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA (TIP): Tech giant Google has hired Bakul Patel, a former Indian American Food and Drug Administration (FDA) leader as its new senior director of global digital health strategy and regulatory. Patel spent […]

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Entertainment

HRWFF RETURNS WITH 33RD EDITION

By Mabel Pais The Human Rights Watch Film Festival (HRWFF), now in its 33rd year, will present a hybrid full edition of 10 groundbreaking new films, available both in-person and online nationwide in the U.S., […]

Entertainment

HARLEM I (Hi) FILM FEST

By Mabel Pais Krishna Ashu Bhati’s “The Ugly Truth” and   Swapna Kurup’s ”Ela: Breaking Boundaries”  among them The Harlem International Film Festival (Hi), New York takes place May 5-15. This 17th Edition is a hybrid […]

Astrology

Weekly Horoscope- April 25 to  May 1, 2022

Shree Ganeshaya Namah!!! By Chirag Bejan Daruwalla Aries Ganesha says, this week, you’ll provide a helping hand. You will have a significant impact on someone’s career. They’ll most likely be a friend or partner of […]

Health

Lifestyle changes to cleanse and keep your liver healthy

The liver is an essential part of the human body. It filters the blood that leaves the stomach and intestines and then breaks down, regulates, and produces nutrients in this blood, as well as digesting […]

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India

India records 302 more Covid deaths, 13,166 new cases

New Delhi (TIP)-India logged 13,166 new coronavirus infections, taking the total tally of Covid cases to 4,28,94,345, while the active cases declined to 1,34,235, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Friday, Feb […]

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India

India logs decline in daily infections with 22,270 new cases, 325 deaths

New Delhi (TIP)- In view of Covid-19 cases stabilizing in the country, India has registered a further decline in daily infections with 22,270 new cases and 325 deaths in last 24 hours. Active cases stood […]

Astrology

Weekly Forecast-February 21to  February27,  2022

By Chirag Bejan Daruwalla Aries Ganesha says,  this weekfriendship will rule your days. You’ll be delighted to meet such wonderful people. This week, take some time to examine your job possibilities. You may receive a […]

Indian Americans

Ravi & Naina Patel Foundation donates $1.5 million for Gandhi Center

Paraminder Aujla FRESNO, CA (TIP): California State University, Fresno, plans to establish a Gandhi Center to promote the development of Mahatma Gandhi’s philosophy of inner peace and sarvodaya (universal uplift) with a $1.5 million donation […]

Coronavirus

India records 1.49 lakh new Covid cases, 1,072 more deaths

New Delhi (TIP)-India added 1,49,394 new Covid cases, taking the total tally to 4,19,52,712, while the active cases further declined to 14,35,569, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Friday, Feb 4. The […]

Article

The world in 2022: Another year of living dangerously

On the brink of a new year, the world faces a daunting array of challenges: the resurgent Covid-19 pandemic, the climate emergency, the struggle between democracy and authoritarianism, humanitarian crises, mass migration, and trans-national terrorism. […]

Article

Achievements by Indians on the global scene

2021 had its share of highs and lows, but what we’re choosing to focus on as the year comes to a close are the Indians who broke barriers and reached significant milestones in their chosen […]

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Article

Most significant events in 2021

One good thing can be said about 2021: it wasn’t as tumultuous as 2020, which put in a claim to be the worst year ever. That, however, may be damning with faint praise. Yes, the […]

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Astrology

Birthday Horoscope-Dec 13 to Dec 19, 2021

By Astro Friend Chirag – Son of Astrologer Bejan Daruwalla Ganesha says you will have the most amazing day ever today. You will be very lucky in achieving whatever you want today. You will be also generous and spend your money unreasonably […]