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IUDF opposes dividing the Indian American community by Hindutva groups

NEW YORK (TIP): The Indo-US Democracy Foundation (IUDF), a newly formed think tank, deplores the attack on elected representatives in the U.S. by a cadre of people belonging to the Hindutva group, who support ideologies […]

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From defending a diplomat’s statement to advocating Hindutva and demanding a Hindu Rashtra

It  started as an attempt to defend the  Consul General of India at New York’s statement he made on  Kashmir at a private gathering of some Kashmiri  Pandit families in New York at which  film […]

Frontpage News

Maharashtra Mahabharat : Devendra Phadnavis Announces his Resignation as Chief Minister

MUMBAI(TIP):  The beleaguered Devendra Fadnavis announced at a press conference here on November 26 that he will submit his resignation to the Governor. Fadnavis in his statement said that the people of Maharashtra had given […]

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Renowned cartoonist Sudhir Dar dies at 87 following cardiac arrest

NEW DELHI(TIP): Renowned cartoonist Sudhir Dar, whose works graced several newspapers in a career spanning 58 years, died on Tuesday, November 26 morning after suffering a cardiac arrest, his family said. He was 87. Sudhir […]

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Maharashtra Mahabharat: Supreme Court Orders Floor Test on November 27

Sena, NCP, Congress hail apex court order; BJP says will prove majority Ajit Pawar resigns as deputy chief minister Developing story I.S. Saluja NEW DELHI / MUMBAI(TIP): The high drama over government formation in Maharashtra […]

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Maharashtra Government Formation: Sena approaches SC, calls Maharashtra Governor’s action arbitrary, malafide

Dilip Patil replaces rebel Ajit Pawar as leader of NCP legislature party I.S. Saluja MUMBAI/NEW DELHI (TIP): Maharashtra government formation is presenting swift and interesting scenes. After the Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari swore in […]

Business & Economics

NPAs continue to bite: Banks have lost Rs 1.76 lakh crore in the last three years

The RTI replies demonstrate a constant surge in the amount written off by the scheduled commercial banks, which include public sector banks and private banks in the country, since 2014-15. While banks claim that the […]

India

Sandy Desert Barmer

By Yash Goyal Barmer in Rajasthan is a part of the Great Indian Thar Desert surrounded by Jaisalmer in the North, and neighbouring Pakistan on the West side. Barmer’s small railway station Munabao is famous forThar […]

India

India-New Jersey: A New Chapter Begins with Governor Phil Murphy’s Visit

Bidisha Roy NEW JERSEY / NEW DELHI(TIP): New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy and the New Jersey delegation had action-packed days on their economic development mission to India. Governor Murphy, First Lady Tammy Murphy, Deputy Chief […]

India

Indian Police Officer Chhaya Sharma named Asia Game Changers Award Winner by Asia Society New York

NEW YORK(TIP): Indian IPS Officer Chhaya Sharma, the erstwhile DCP South Delhi who cracked the 2012 Nirbhaya rape case, has been named one of the ‘2019 Asia Game Changers’byAsia society New York for ‘solving India’s […]

Opinions

Banking on the banks for expansion

“Presently, we are witnessing an interesting strategic interaction. The government accepts that the economy needs more growth but insists that this can only come via private investment and the private sector awaits an improvement in […]

Opinions

Big bank theory: On Public Sector Bank mergers

For its sheer magnitude, the scale and the ability to disrupt the status quo, the mega bank mergers announced by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday must go down as the most significant the banking […]

Frontpage News

Reignite the growth story

India will have to step up its game to matter in an emerging global order “President Trump’s protectionist policies have hurt America’s friends, allies and foes alike. His moves against globalization commenced as soon as […]

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40,000 people register for ‘Howdy, Modi’ community summit in Houston

HOUSTON(TIP): Around 40,000 people have registered themselves for Indian American community summit “Howdy, Modi!” here, which will be addressed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on September 22 during his visit to the US for the […]

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India Creates History with successful Launch of Chandrayaan-2: 4th Country Ever to attempt to Soft Land on Lunar Surface

NEW DELHI /NEW YORK(TIP): On July 22 India created history when India’s Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle GSLV MkIII-M1, successfully launched the 3840 kgChandrayaan-2 spacecraftinto an earth orbit. Launch of Chandrayaan-2 was originally scheduled for 14 […]

Featured

India could yet lead the world on water conservation

“Water is essential to life, yet 844 million people in the world – 1 in 9 – lack access to it. According to a report by the World Economic Forum, the water crisis is the […]

Editorials

KAMALA HARRIS COULD WIN THE DEMOCRATIC PARTY’S NOMINATION FOR PRESIDENT IN JULY 2020

By   Ven Parameswaran Before the debate Kamala Harris had the name recognition problem.  Vice President Biden was well known and was enjoying a commanding lead in the polls.  Kamala Harris had to formulate strategy to […]

Opinions

India could yet lead the world on water conservation

              The author is sanguine that the creation of ministry of Jal Shakti by Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the problem of inadequate access to safe water, removing […]

NY/NJ/CT

IALI Annual Fundraising event a Grand Success

UNIONDALE, NY (TIP): India Association of Long Island celebrated Annual Fundraising Gala Dinner on June 30th, 2019 at Marriott, Long Island. The function was attended by about 270 guests.  India Association of Long Island is […]

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India should open up its markets to US, says Noted Economist Panagariya

NEW YORK CITY (TIP): As the Trump administration is repeatedly asking India to open up its market, India should do it for its own benefit, feels noted economist Arvind Panagariya, who served as the first […]

United States

Indian Overseas Congress, USA Opens New Chapter representing Michigan State

MICHIGAN (TIP):  In its continuing efforts to expand  IOC, USA offices throughout USA, IOC, USA opened a New Chapter in Michigan on Sat. June 22, 2019 and installed Mr. Rajwinder Singh Grewal as the Chapter […]

United States

Sadhguru, Shankar Mahadevan, Kapil Dev, Preity Zinta at AAPI Convention

ATLANTA (TIP): Over 2,000 delegates from across the nation are attending the 37th annual convention organized by The American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (AAPI) from July 3rd to July 7th, 2019 at the fabulous […]

Indian Americans

Heartwarming story of Hindu Muslim unity

Manu Shah HOUSTON (TIP): There are plenty of heartwarming stories of Hindu-Muslim unity, but it’ll be hard to top the one that took place in Houston recently. The Indian Muslims Association of Greater Houston (IMAGH) […]

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Structural reforms needed for USD 5 trillion economy, says India’s Finance Minister

NEW DELHI (TIP): India’s finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman presented the first budget of the second term of the Narendra Modi government on July 5. This is also the maiden budget for Sitharaman, who becomes the […]

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TIRLOK MALIK LAUNCHES HAPPY LIFE YOGA, A NEW EDUCATIONAL PLATFORM FOR A HAPPY & HEALTHY LIVING

      NEW YORK CITY (TIP): In honor of International Yoga Day 2019, HAPPY LIFE YOGA, conceptualized by Filmmaker, Restaurateur, and  Ayurveda Speaker, will be launching on June 29th.  The curtain raiser event for […]