Breaking News

Modi arrives in Washington, DC to a warm welcome by the Indian American community

Sept 23 engagements include meeting with US Vice President Kamala Harris and bilateral with Japanese and Australian PMs TIP Special Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC (TIP): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday, September 23, a day after […]

Perspective

India must commit to net zero emissions

The country will need to take a stand on climate change action or risk being cast globally as an outlier “The transition of the global economy to net zero emissions is the biggest commercial opportunity […]

No Picture
Spirituality

Gayatri Jayanti

Gayatri Jayanti is observed as the birth anniversary of Goddess Gayatri, the Goddess of Veda. Being the Goddess of all Veda, Goddess Gayatri is also known as Veda Mata. This year, Gayatri Jayanti falls on […]

Incredible India

Road trips to explore the best of Western Ghats

A 1,200 km long mountain range with endemic flora and fauna interspersed with green plantations and splendid hill stations- the Western Ghats of India hide many gems of destinations. Recognized as one of the world’s […]

No Picture
Science & Technology

Now ask Alexa to find nearest Covid vaccine centre

Amazon Alexa has been updated with the latest Covid-19 related features for Indian users. The virtual assistant can help you find the nearest Covid-19 testing centres, vaccination centres, and answer queries about vaccination, helpline numbers […]

As I See It

Hockey turnaround heralds a new dawn

Hockey of the 1970s and cricket till the 1980s represented the pride of the underdog, the hesitant entrant on the world stage. Mass hysteria around cricket today is the cultural carrier of boorishness, its outward […]

NY/NJ/CT

Celebrating India’s 75th Independence Day, AAPI Plans Blood Donation and Bone Marrow Drive Camps in 75 Cities In US

CHICAGO (TIP): “As we prepare to celebrate the 75thIndependence Day of India, the nation which has made us to be what we are today, American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (AAPI,) the largest ethnic […]

India

Call off kanwar yatra, or we will, SC tells UP

New Delhi (TIP): The Supreme Court on Friday, July 16,  observed that “the Uttar Pradesh government cannot go ahead with the kanwar yatra – 100%”, asking the state to either withdraw the decision to allow […]

India

Indian-origin Healthcare Experts in Queen’s Birthday Honors spotlight

LONDON (TIP): Indian-origin healthcare experts involved in the field of Covid-19 vaccine trials and community support efforts are among those in the spotlight at the Queen’s Birthday Honors List. The Queen’s Birthday Honors List, unveiled […]

Frontpage News

Journalist Tarun Tejpal acquitted in rape case

NEW DELHI (TIP): A sessions court in Goa on Friday, May 21, acquitted journalist Tarun Tejpal of sexually assaulting a former female colleague. Tejpal, former Tehelka editor-in-chief, was accused of sexually assaulting the colleague inside […]

Frontpage News

Trumping majoritarianism in the Hindi heartland

While regional parties will continue to be significant in various States of the Union, the principal challenge of overcoming majoritarianism lies in the Hindi heartland, especially in U.P. Oppositional electoral alliances, notably the formation of […]

Coronavirus

Dig out Covid truth

The world must question China on bio-warfare documents Over 34 lakh (3.4 million) people have succumbed to the coronavirus pandemic in the past year and a half, but the world is still awaiting conclusive answers […]

Comments

Covid corpses on Ganga

Visuals of Buxar and Ghazipur expose bogey of a new India Covid seems to have taken us back to the colonial times of pestilence and famines, when the poor just floated their dead down the […]

Frontpage News

Sectarian strife in Pakistan

Deobandi and Bareilvi alignments a challenge to governance and peace  India has done well to establish a back channel for talks with Pakistan’s military. A major result has been the signing of an agreement for […]

Bollywood

Oscars 2021: Anthony Hopkins wins best actor, Nomadland best picture

In a stunning close to a largely predictable Oscar ceremony, Anthony Hopkins won Best Actor for his work in The Father over the late Chadwick Boseman, who died last year of cancer and has swept […]

Breaking News

US Defense Secretary’s Visit to India: Signposts and Markers

“It may be pointed out that Lloyd Austin is the Secretary of Defense, and within the US set up, matters such as human rights and democracy overseas do not come under his domain. However, while […]

Travel

Tamil Nadu

Boasting cultural opulence; gorgeous coastline; wildlife richness; hill stations to be enamoured of; and temples with intricate carvings to imbibe spirituality, Tamil Nadu is a destination in India that cannot be ignored. Making its place […]

Health

Cholesterol, hypertension, diabetes on the rise in India, warns report

While alcohol intake and thyroid issues among Indians seem to have reduced over the past year, a new health report has detailed a concerning increase in levels of blood pressure, cholesterol, and diabetes, despite fitness […]

Health

Health tips to take care of kidneys

Summers can be hard for the body, especially the kidneys if certain precautions related to its hydration are not followed. “However, hydration is not merely about drinking water,” Dr Suman Lata, director and senior consultant, […]

Women

Apply almond oil to get rid of dark circles

Dark circles and our lifestyle today go hand in hand. Over working, not getting proper sleep or diet for that matter is very damaging. How tired you are, your dark circles are in your face […]

Women

Paneer tikka

By Tript Arora Paneer Tikka is a North Indian snack recipe, very delicious and full of nutrition. Paneer or cottage cheese is a good source of protein for vegetarians. It also adds calcium and phosphorus […]

No Picture
Coronavirus

Denmark, Norway, Iceland suspend AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine over concerns about blood clots

Denmark, Norway, and Iceland have paused use of AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine while investigators look into several cases of blood clots among vaccinated people. Denmark has halted its use of the coronavirus vaccine for at least […]

Coronavirus

Global Covid-19 caseload tops 118.4 million

The overall number of global Covid-19 cases has topped 118.4 million, while the deaths have surged to more than 2.60 million, according to the Johns Hopkins University. In its latest update on Friday, March 12, […]

No Picture
Coronavirus

Daily cases hit 3-month high in India

India on Thursday, March 11,  logged 22,854 new Covid-19 cases, the highest in nearly three months as well as this year, as Maharashtra, Kerala, Punjab, Karnataka, Gujarat and Tamil Nadu continued to fuel the pandemic […]