Asia

India’s international response to Covid-19

    By Ambassador Asoke Kumar Mukerji India’s international response to the challenge posed by the Covid-19 pandemic has demonstrated her global leadership as a reliable first responder to humanitarian crises.   India’s international response to […]

Coronavirus

India’s Governance Response to Covid-19

Government of India is acutely aware of the need to balance our central concern about the welfare of our citizens with our global responsibilities.             On April 14, 2020 Mr. Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of […]

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11 Indian Citizens infected with Coronavirus die in US, Sixteen more test Positive

NEW YORK  (TIP):  At least 11 Indians have died of COVID-19 in the United States with another 16 testing positive for the infection that has claimed more than 16,000 lives and afflicted more than  460,000 […]

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The fall of the ‘last Citadel’ of justice: Supreme Court of India

“I am surprised as to how Justice Ranjan Gogoi, who once exhibited such courage of conviction to uphold the independence of the judiciary, has compromised the noble principles on the independence and impartiality of the […]

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Bashing Christians and befriending Trump, the Christian, Modi Style

  “In the light of President’s remarks at the United Nations General Assembly that it is necessary to “increase the prosecution and punishment of crimes against religious communities”, the world is waiting to see whether […]

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Comments

70 years as Republic- where does India stand today?

I am more likely to think as a common man rather than come out with a scholarly and pedantic analysis. I shall not go in to the  nitty gritty of figures or make a presentation […]

Other News

Lok Sabha passes Citizenship (Amendment) Bill

NEW DELHI (TIP): The Lok Sabha passed the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, which seeks to provide Indian citizenship to non-Muslim refugees coming from Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan after facing religious persecution there, a little past midnight […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]