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Praying to Maa Bhudevi on Mother’s Day

Sunita Viswanath, Cofounder, Hindus for Human Rights This Mother’s Day, the country of my birth, India, is going through the nightmare of nightmares with a second covid surge. While my family in the South of […]

Breaking News

Riar has died

This man should not have been in a hurry to go. Just over fifty, Harvinder Riar’s best was yet to come . His death is a colossal loss to Punjabi journalism. Riar was a professional […]

Breaking News

No change in policy on Jammu and Kashmir, says U.S.

WASHINGTON (TIP): The United States on Wednesday, Feb 10, said that there is no change in its policy on Jammu and Kashmir. “I want to be very clear there has been no change in U.S. […]

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First Indian-Origin Sikh Female Cop Honored by Scotland Yard

LONDON (TIP): Scotland Yard has celebrated the 50th anniversary of Karpal Kaur Sandhu joining its ranks as the first South Asian and Sikh female police officer, paving the way for others to follow in her footsteps. […]

Education

Four-year-old Indian- Origin British Sikh girl joins Mensa club of high IQ kids

LONDON (TIP): A four-year-old Indian -Origin British Sikh girl has become one of the youngest in the UK to be accepted into the elite Mensa membership club of children with a high intelligence quotient (IQ). […]

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Indian American Ashwani K. Jain to run for Maryland governor

WASHINGTON (TIP): Ashwani K. Jain, a young Indian American who held multiple roles during the Obama administration, plans to seek the Democratic nomination for Maryland governor next year with an expressly generational appeal for votes. […]

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Indian-origin Punjabi taxi driver’s son makes it to Australia T20I team

MELBOURNE (TIP): Teenaged leg-spinner Tanveer Sangha, son of an Indian-origin taxi driver in Australia, has been named in Australia’s T20 squad for the upcoming five-match series in New Zealand. Sangha, who represented Australia at the […]

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Indian American Community must remain politically engaged: Frank Islam

NEW YORK (TIP): In the wake of Indian American community’s extraordinary success in the November election, prominent civic leader Frank Islam would like it to redouble it efforts to maintain and increase its participation in […]

Coronavirus

Indian American NYC Health Commissioner tests COVID positive

NEW YORK (TIP): Dave Chokshi, the Indian American Health Commissioner of New York City, said that he has tested positive for the novel coronavirus and warned that the disease “continues to circulate in our communities, […]

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Indian Americans Protest after another Mahatma Gandhi Statue is Vandalized

DAVIS, CA (TIP): Indian Americans on Sunday, January 31, held protest against the vandalism of a Mahatma Gandhi statue in California‘s Davis and demanded reinstallation of the statue. In a statement by Deputy Chief Paul Doroshov of […]

Biden Administration

Indian-Origin Raj Panjabi is Global Coordinator for Biden’s Malaria Initiative

WASHINGTON (TIP): US President Joe Biden has appointed Indian-origin Raj Panjabi to lead his Malaria Initiative, which is mainly in African and Asian countries. “After being sworn in this morning, I’m honored to share that I’ve […]

Biden Administration

Indian American Lawmaker Re-Elected Chairman of Subcommittee on Asia Pacific

WASHINGTON (TIP):  Indian American Congressman Dr. Ami Bera has been re-elected as chairman of a key congressional subcommittee that plays a major role in the policies relating to Asia, Pacific, Central Asia, and non-proliferation. Ami […]