Astrology

Weekly Horoscope (November 23 – November 29, 2020)

Shree Ganeshaya Namah Contact at +918141234275 for all kinds of astrological queries Aries: Peace and calm now descend on you and yours. It had to come. There was nothing left for Ganesha to give you, […]

Religion

Govardhan Pooja

Govardhan Pooja, one of the auspicious festival of the Hindus, is celebrated a day after the Diwali in the month of Kartik. Also known as Bali Pratipada, on this occasion, devotees offer puja to Lord […]

Religion

Dhanteras

Dhanteras marks the beginning of the celebrations of Diwali festival. Also called Dhantrayodashi, Hindus worship Lord Kubera and Goddess Laxmi or the God and Goddess of wealth on this day. In Hindi, ‘dhan‘ refers to […]

India

Nitish hails mandate; Tejashwi demands recount

Patna (TIP): Bihar’s chief minister-designate Nitish Kumar hailed the National Democratic Alliance’s victory in the just-concluded assembly elections on Thursday but refused to speculate on the oath-taking ceremony even as his rival and Opposition Grand […]

Coronavirus

India records less than 50,000 daily Covid-19 cases for 6th day

New Delhi (TIP): India’s daily cases of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) remained below 50,000 for the sixth consecutive day on Friday, Nov 13, with the 44,879 cases and 547 fatalities reported in the last 24 […]

Religion

The Sikh Diwali: Bandi Chhor Divas

The day marks the release of Guru Hargobind, along with 52 Hill Princes held in captivity by the Mughal ruler in Gwalior, and his return to Shri Harimandir Sahib in Amritsar. When Hindus and others […]

Coronavirus

Global Covid-19 cases top 52.6mn: Johns Hopkins

The overall number of global coronavirus cases has topped 52.6 million, while the deaths have surged to 1,291,920, according to the Johns Hopkins University.As of Friday (Nov 13) morning, the total caseload and death toll […]

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Asia

Construction of India-funded Integrated Check Post begins in Nepalgunj in Western Nepal

Kathmandu (TIP): India’s Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal and Nepal’s Urban Development Minister Krishna Gopal Shrestha on Thursday jointly witnessed the ground-breaking ceremony to mark the beginning of the construction of an Integrated Check […]

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World

Thousands of Armenians demand prime minister quit over ceasefire

Yerevan/Baku/Ankara (TIP): Thousands of Armenian demonstrators, chanting “Nikol is a traitor”, demanded Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan resign on Wednesday over a ceasefire that secured territorial advances for Azerbaijan in Nagorno-Karabakh after six weeks of fighting. […]

United States

Biden plans to increase H-1B visa limit and remove country quota for green cards

Move expected to benefit tens of thousands of Indian professionals WASHINGTON (TIP): US President-elect Joe Biden plans to increase the number of high-skilled visas, including the H-1B, and eliminate the limit on employment-based visas by […]

United States

President-elect Biden likely to provide US citizenship to over 5,00,000 Indians

WASHINGTON (TIP): US President-elect Joe Biden will work towards providing a roadmap to American citizenship for nearly 11 million undocumented immigrants, including over 5,00,000 from India, and will also establish a minimum admission number of […]

Frontpage News

Biden will prioritize defense and security partnership with India, says Obama-era official

WASHINGTON (TIP): US President-elect Joe Biden was an early supporter of the India-US relationship and his administration will continue to prioritize the defense and security partnership with New Delhi, a key area which has progressed […]

Opinions

Bihar has strong message for Opposition

The results of the Bihar elections have a message for all states headed for polls in the months ahead on taking on the BJP under Modi. Bihar has sent a strong message to the Opposition […]

Opinions

Biden likely to give India more strategic space

Biden has said that he would constitute a united front of the US, its allies and partners to ‘confront China’s abusive behavior and human rights violations’ and ‘place US back at the head of the […]

Featured

Immortal legacy of Nehru

Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru was born November 14, 1889 in  Allahabad, India, and died May 27, 1964 in  New Delhi. The first Prime Minister of Independent India from 1947 to 1964,  Nehru is credited with establishing […]

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Biden, Harris are in

Change of guard augurs well for the US, the world at large The tortuous 2020 United States presidential poll process finally comes to an end, throwing up results that are singular in every which way […]

Indian American

Indian American urban planner Nithya Raman unseats LA City Councilor

LOS ANGELES (TIP): Indian American urban planner Nithya Raman has won a seat on the Los Angeles City Council unseating David Ryu in a district that includes the Miracle Mile and much of the Hollywood […]

Indian American

Indian American Kash Patel named Chief of Staff to Acting US Defense Secretary 

WASHINGTON (TIP):  (TIP): Indian American Kash Patel has been named as the Chief of Staff to the Acting US Defense Secretary Chris Miller, the Pentagon has announced. The new appointment from the Pentagon comes a day […]

Frontpage News

India enters recession for the first time: RBI report

Likely contraction in GDP during the July-September period MUMBAI (TIP): Even as India’s  Finance Minister Nirmala Seetharaman rolled  out ₹1.19 lakh-crore stimulus package, the country has technically entered into a recession with a likely contraction […]

NY/NJ/CT

PAYTEL APP for world financial connectivity Launched

NEW DELHI / NEW YORK (TIP): PAYTEL FINANCIAL TECHNOLOGY Private Limited is a FINTECH company, launched its PAYTEL App to Public in India on November 9, 2020 by its management team under the leadership of […]

Indian Origin

Indian-Origin Millionaire Shri Thanedar Elected to Michigan State Legislature

 HOUSTON  (TIP): Shri Thanedar, an Indian-origin millionaire businessman who ran for Governor two years ago, has been elected to the House of Representatives in Michigan with 93 per cent votes. Mr Thanedar, 65, also a scientist, […]

Indian American

Indian American lawyer becomes first South Asian woman to be elected to New York State Assembly

NEW YORK (TIP) : A 38-year-old Indian-American lawyer has become the first South Asian woman to be elected to the New York State Assembly. Jenifer Rajkumar, a Democrat, defeated her Republican rival Giovanni Perna. “Congratulations to @JeniferRajkumar […]

Indian Origin

First Indian American Ohio state senator is Niraj Antani

COLUMBUS, OH (TIP): Republican Niraj Antani, who in 2014 became the youngest member of the Ohio state house, made history again on Tuesday, November 3,  by being elected as Ohio’s first Indian-American state senator. Antani […]

Indian American

Indian Americans make a splash in yet another election cycle

NEW YORK (TIP): Besides the four member ‘Samosa Caucus’ of Indian American lawmakers re-elected to the US House of Representatives, over a dozen others, including five women have won state level elections scoring a few […]

Indian American

Indian- Origin British Expert on Mission to Fix Diversity Gap for Women in Finance 

Nirpal Singh  Shergill in London LONDON (TIP): A British-Indian financial expert, recently honored in the Queen’s Birthday Honors List for her work in the field of inclusion and diversity, says she is on a mission to […]