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Two Indian- Origin agricultural experts named by UN chief to scientific group for 2021 food summit

UNITED NATIONS  (TIP): Two eminent Indian – origin agricultural experts have been named members of an international scientific group, aimed to offer foremost scientific evidence for sustainable food systems, established by UN chief Antonio Guterres […]

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Two Indian Americans Siddhartha Mukherjee, Raj Chetty honored as ‘Great Immigrants’

NEW YORK (TIP): Indian American Pulitzer Prize–winning physician author Siddhartha Mukherjee and Harvard economist Raj Chetty figure among 38 naturalized US citizens on Carnegie Corporation of New York’s 2020 list of ‘Great Immigrants’ for their […]

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Indian-origin Jayant Krishna appointed as new CEO for UKIBC

LONDON, UK (TIP): The UK India Business Council has announced that Jayant Krishna has accepted the invitation of the Board to become its new Group Chief Executive Officer. He will take charge from August 3. […]

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Indian American Medha Raj to lead Biden’s digital campaign

MILWAUKEE (TIP): Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden has tapped  Medha Raj’s  talent for his digital campaign. “Excited to share that I’ve joined Joe Biden’s campaign as the Digital Chief of Staff,” said Raj in […]

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Indian American Celebrity chef Vikas Khanna’s ‘sense of hunger’ came from New York

NEW YORK (TIP): Indian American Michelin-star celebrity chef Vikas Khanna, who has won all round praise for distributing over 17 million meals to coronavirus hit in 135 Indian cities, has set the twitter ablaze with […]

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Indian -Origin Lawyer in UAE Helps Over 2,000 Fellow Citizens amid the Pandemic

DUBAI  (TIP): An Indian -origin lawyer in the UAE has helped over 2,000 stranded and jobless blue-collar compatriots with free legal paperwork to facilitate their return back home, according to a media report on Saturday. Sheela […]

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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 […]

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Mahatma Gandhi’s Statue outside Indian Embassy in DC Vandalized

Bidisha Roy NEW YORK (TIP): Mahatma Gandhi’s statue outside the Indian Embassy in Washington DC was desecrated by some miscreants. The statue was allegedly spray painted with expletives. Soon after the incident took place, the […]

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Indian American Vivek Lall Named Chief of General Atomics Global Corporation

SAN DIEGO (TIP): Dr. Vivek Lall, probably the most known face in the Indian aerospace and defense industry and the most prominent Indian-American who played key roles in some major Indo-US defense deals between India and the […]

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Indian American CEO of Google Sundar Pichai backs racial equality

Google and YouTube put a black ribbon on their home page in the US NEW YORK (TIP): Google stands in support of racial equality, the tech giant’s Indian-American CEO Sunder Pichai has said, expressing solidarity […]

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Indian-origin doctor Rajesh Gupta on COVID-19 frontline found dead in UK hotel

LONDON (TIP): An Indian-origin doctor working on the frontline of the coronavirus pandemic at a UK hospital was found dead in the hotel he was staying in to isolate away from his family during the […]

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Indian American Rahul Dubey Hailed as ‘Hero’ after Sheltering Protesters in DC

WASHINGTON (TIP): Indian American Rahul Dubey emerged as an overnight hero in the US after he opened doors to people, who were protesting against George Floyd death, after a tear gas attack by police in […]

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Indian American Author Lilly Irani Wins Outstanding Book Award by International Communication Association

SAN DIEGO (TIP): Lilly Irani, Associate Professor, UC San Diego has been honored with Outstanding Book Award by International Communication Association for her book Chasing Innovation: Making Entrepreneurial Citizens in Modern India. Lilly Irani is […]

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Indian Origin Film Director Krishnendu Majumdar Named Chair of BAFTA

LONDON (TIP): The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) appointed Krishnendu Majumdar as its new Chair. In doing so, Majumdar becomes the first person of color to be appointed to the role in […]

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Indian American Led Researchers Develop Experimental Rapid COVID-19 Test

NEW YORK (TIP): Scientists from the University of Maryland School of Medicine (UMSOM) developed an experimental diagnostic test for COVID-19 that can visually detect the presence of the virus in 10 minutes. It uses a […]

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Indian American SAP Vet Abdul Razack Hired by Google Cloud for New Tech Solutions Role

NEW YORK (TIP): Former SAP chief product officer Abdul Razack has been hired by Google Cloud for a senior executive role with its solutions engineering team. He is named vice president of technology solutions, a […]

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2 Indian-origin men jailed for ‘largest’ bust with 20 million pounds of drugs in UK

LONDON (TIP): Two Indian-origin men have been sentenced to a total of 34 years in what Scotland Yard described as one of its biggest drugs busts in the UK, worth more than 20 million pounds. […]

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Govt plans for third phase of ‘Vande Bharat mission’ as 300,000 Indians want to return

A total of 3,08,200 persons have registered with Indian missions abroad for repatriation on compelling grounds NEW DELHI / NEW YORK (TIP): The government is planning for phase three of the ‘Vande Bharat Mission’ as […]

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Indian American Nayan Parikh named a member of de Blasio’s real estate reopening council

NEW YORK (TIP): Indian American Nayan Parikh , owner of Ashnu International, Inc. an award winning, premier/MWBE Construction and Management provider to host of Federal, State and City Agencies, Corporations and other industries, is one […]

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Indian American Rutgers Student Tanvi Banota Named 2020 Goldwater Scholar

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ (TIP): Tanvi Banota, a rising junior majoring in cell biology and neuroscience at Rutgers University-New Brunswick, has been named a recipient of the prestigious Goldwater Scholarship for her academic excellence. Considered the premier […]

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Indian American Senate Candidate Announces Campaign to Label Drugs with Country of Origin

TRENTON, NJ (TIP): Republican Senate candidate Rik Mehta, a pharmacist and former FDA consumer safety officer from New Jersey, announced a plan to force drug manufacturers to label their products’ country of origin. Mehta is […]