Indian American

Indian-Origin Parents Plead for Return of Children from Foster Care in UK

LONDON / CHENNAI  (TIP): An Indian-origin couple who won a major UK court appeal recently that prevented their children from losing their Indian citizenship are now appealing for authorities in Britain to allow their two minor […]

Breaking News

A Farewell to an accomplished diplomat and a great friend to Indian American community

Consul General of India at New York, Sandeep Chakravorty, as his last name suggests, has indeed been a Chakravorty Samrat of his sprawling territory covering ten US States . He came, he saw and he […]

United States

Global Entry Program Introduced for Indian citizens residing in USA

WASHINGTON (TIP): As part of the citizen-centric service, Embassy of India, Washington DC and Consulates General of India in Atlanta, Chicago, Houston, New York, and San Francisco introduced the system of accepting GEP applications by […]

NY/NJ/CT

Indian Consulate New York Introduces Free Legal Consultation for Community Members

NEW YORK (TIP): The Indian Consulate New York, in partnership with Indo-American Lawyers Association,is providing free legal consultation from an expert Lawyer, Sanjay Chaubey to help distressed members of the community or those who need […]

NY/NJ/CT

Consulate General of India Extends Emergency Visa Services on Holidays/Weekends

NEW YORK(TIP): The Consulate General of India, New York, would be issuing Emergency Visa on Weekends and closed holidays in order to further improve the overall quality and delivery of services at the consulate. The […]

Frontpage News

“It is essential that the pressure is kept on to defeat the terror groups and support the host nations”: General Petraeus

NEW YORK(TIP): A day after Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan claimed his country’s spy agency ISI provided information that helped the US track down and kill Osama bin Laden, former Director of the Central Intelligence […]

Frontpage News

India’s Focus now is Private Sector led Growth, says NITI Aayog Vice-Chairman Rajiv Kumar

Bidisha Roy NEW YORK(TIP): In its first five years, the Modi government has done the foundational work for India’s targeted growth, and now it’s time to focus on accelerate the growth – which must be […]

NY/NJ/CT

Ambassador Shringla Inaugurates Queue Management System at New York Consulate

NEW YORK CITY(TIP): The Consulate General of India, New York has launched ‘Queue Management System’ to manage queues of applicants who come to the Consulate for various services and also to improve the overall quality […]

United States

‘Passport Seva Kendras’ to be opened in each 543 parliamentary constituencies: V K Singh

The year 2017 registered a 19 per cent growth in passport related services NEW YORK CITY(TIP): The Indian government plans to open a ‘Passport Seva Kendra’ in each of the 543 parliamentary constituencies across the […]

United States

Indian Consulate hosts “Diwali with Media Friends”

NEW YORK CITY(TIP): The Indian Consulate in New York hosted, November 9, Diwali with Media friends. The formal event had all the ease of informality, as the Consul General Sandeep Chakravorty sought to make it […]

United States

Asia Society Hosts Landmark Exhibition – The Progressive Revolution: Modern Art for a New India

Bidisha Roy NEW YORK CITY(TIP): The Asia Society of New York hosted a press conference at Asia Society Museum in New York City on September 13 to debut a landmark exhibition of works by members […]

United States

Support for Relief Efforts for Victims of Floods in Kerala, India

NEW YORK(TIP): The Indian Diaspora Council International (IDC) and its global affiliates join with other associations and organizations in expressing our concern and urging support for the people of Kerala (India) affected by the recent […]

United States

Congresswoman Grace Meng Praises India as a Great Democracy

Consulate General of India celebrates India’s 72ndIndependence Day NEW YORK CITY(TIP): India’s 72ndIndependence Day was celebrated by a very large gathering at the Indian Consulate in New York on August 15. Congresswoman Grace Meng was […]

United States

Drive East Festival Featuring ICCR sponsored Artists to be presented in New York and San Francisco

NEW YORK CITY(TIP): On Thursday, August 02, 2018 Consulate General of India & Navatman Inc. presented Drive East Opening Night at the Consulate wherein Navatman’s Co- Artistic Director – Sridhar Shanmugam and Sahasra Sambamoorthi announced […]

United States

IAAC announces the appointment of Dr. Nirmal Mattoo as incoming Chairman of the Board

Aroon Shivdasani, Executive and Artistic Director retires after 20 years of glorious service. Say, will continue as Brand Evangelist Advisor. NEW YORK CITY (TIP): Dr. Nirmal Mattoo has been appointed by the Board of IAAC […]

United States

Indian Consulate with Shradhaa Foundation Celebrates Vijay Diwas

NEW YORK CITY(TIP): Indian Consulate along with Shradhaa Foundation celebrated the Vijay Diwas at Indian Consulate in NY on 18thJuly 2018. It is the first time an event of this nature has been celebrated. The […]

United States

Consulate General of India organizes International Day of Yoga 2018 in New York

GOVERNOR’S ISLAND, NY(TIP): The fourth International Day of Yoga was celebrated with enthusiasm and fervor at the historic Governor’s Island on 16th June 2018. The event organized by the Consulate General of India, New York […]

United States

Gujarat Day Celebrated

NEW YORK CITY(TIP): ​On May 2, the Federation of Indian Association of Tri-State and Gujarati Associations from various states in the U.S. organized an evening to celebrate 58th Gujarat Din at the Consulate General of […]

United States

Mr. Devadasan Nair, Consul for Community Relations, lauds Pioneer Club’s focus on Social work

FLORAL PARK, NY(TIP): ‘You are doing a valuable service with your social work within the Kerala Community, and I urge you to expand your horizon to include others,’ said Mr. Devadasan Nair, Consul for the […]