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Key Congressional panel clears nomination of LA mayor as US envoy to India

WASHINGTON, D.C. (TIP) A key Congressional panel has voted in favor of the nomination of Los Angeles Mayor Eric M Garcetti to serve as the US Ambassador to India. US President Joe Biden nominated Garcetti […]

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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. […]

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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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Disasters that rocked India

While India was already battling with the COVID-19 pandemic this year, climate change-induced natural disasters like floods, cyclones have also been making lives miserable for people in India and sometimes even life-threatening. A flashback at […]

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From Ambani to Birla, meet top 10 richest billionaires of India

We all know that wealth does not remain static and specially during the fluctuating industry scenario that we are facing due to the ongoing covid pandemic. But even in this tough situation where market continue […]

History

India in history this Week-December 31, 2021, to january 6, 2022

31 DECEMBER 1925       Hindi writer Shrilal Shukla, born for satire, was born. 1984       Rajiv Gandhi became Prime Minister and Congress President for the first time. 1802       The Maratha ruler Peshwa Bajirao II came under the […]

Women

Parenting tips: How to protect newborns from severe cold

When the mercury drops, people are advised to follow a number of steps in order to preserve body heat. As we are facing some of the oldest winter days, it is imperative to protect newborns […]

Food Corner

Chicken Biryani

Chicken Biryani is that recipe of delight which, when cooked perfectly can turn into a dish par excellence. Loved by all food lovers across the world, it is one of the representative dishes of India […]

NY/NJ/CT

GOPIO-CT holds Annual Holiday Party; Raises funds for local charity Grassroots; Elects new team

STAMFORD, CT (TIP):  GOPIO-CT organized its General Body Meeting (GBM) and elected a new team on December 5th held at the Hampton Inn suite in Stamford. In its report to the GBM, President Ashok Nichani […]

Indian Americans

Indian-origin Leena Nair joins list of Indians abroad CEOs to head global giants

PARIS (TIP): Leena Nair, who grew up in Kolhapur in Maharashtra, will next month-end take over as the Global Chief Executive Officer of French luxury fashion house Chanel, joining the ranks of Indian-origin corporate bosses […]

Indian Americans

Indian American policy advisor Gautam Raghav elevatedto key White House position

WASHINGTON, D.C. (TIP): US President Joe Biden has elevated Indian-American political advisor Gautam Raghavan as the head of the White House Office of Presidential Personnel. White House Presidential Personnel Office (PPO), also written as Office […]

Indian Americans

Indian American filmmaker Karam Gill making big in Hollywood

LOS ANGELES (TIP): Changes are afoot in Hollywood as American sitcoms continue to emerge out of an era where brown faces were shown in blink-and-you-miss appearances as taxi drivers, nerds and doctors.Now encouragingly, a host […]

History

India in history this Week-December 10 to December 16, 2021

10 DECEMBER 1878       The freedom fighter leader G. Rajagopalachari was born. 1878       Birth of Muhammad Ali Johar, one of the founders of Jamia Millia Islamia in Rampur. 2001       Dada Muni, one of the stalwarts of […]

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Sanyukta Kisan Morcha suspends protest aftergovt agrees to most of their demands

Experts call agitation ‘enriching of democracy’, but also term victory as one ‘forced due to political compulsions’ NEW DELHI (TIP): As the leaders of the Samyukta Kisan Morcha on Thursday, December 9, formally announced the […]

History

India in history this Week- December 3 to December 9, 2021

03 DECEMBER 1844       The first President of the country Dr. Rajendra Prasad was born. 1751       Battle of Arnie in India (Second Carnatic War): A British East India Company-led army under Robert Clive defeats a very […]

United States

The Uttar Pradesh (UP) Association of Greater ChicagoCelebrates Diwali the Traditional Way

Chicago IL: The Uttar Pradesh (UP) Association of Greater Chicago held a function for the annual day and Diwali celebration on Friday, Nov. 12, 2021, at the Ashyana Banquet Hall in Downers Grove, IL. Last […]

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Time to rejoice: Guru Nanak has arrived to redeem humanity Guru Nanak, a great advocate of humanism of the 15th century of India is considered as the model of interreligious harmony. He dedicated his whole […]

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Sanity has prevailed.

On Prime Minister Narendra’s Announcement of repeal of farm laws   After remaining adamant for more than a year on not repealing the farm laws, Prime Minister Narendra Modi acknowledged in his address to the […]

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India in history this Week-November 5 to November 11, 2021

05 NOVEMBER 1556       In the second battle of Panipat, the Mughal ruler Akbar defeated Hemu. 1920       Indian Red Cross Society was established. 1961       India‘s first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru visited New York. 2001       India and […]

Editorials

The White House & Quad

Amid global realignments, India should secure its interests The strategic reverberations of Narendra Modi’s September 24 double bill in Washington will be felt for long — a meeting with US President Joe Biden, followed by […]

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PM Modi did well to commit India to its democratic traditions at UN General Assembly

For the third consecutive year in a row, and his fourth such speech since he was elected in 2014, Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the UN General Assembly, outlining his outlook on India’s place in […]

Breaking News

VP Harris in her first meeting with PM Modi talks about defending democracies

TIP Special Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC (TIP): Voicing concern over the threat to democracies around the world, Vice President Kamala Harris on Thursday, September 23, underscored the need to defend democratic principles and institutions in both […]

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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 […]