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Indian American-led Sehgal Foundation receives Citizen Diplomacy Award for Helping Rural Indian Communities

MISSOURI (TIP):Indian American led Sehgal Foundation has been named one of three recipients of the US State Department’s annual Citizen Diplomacy Award for its work to help the poor in rural Indian communities. The foundation received the […]

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Indian American Students Win Big at IPA Youth Essay Competition

NEW YORK (TIP): Maher Adoni, an 11th grade student of Champaign, Illinois, and Rohan Chalamalasetti, a sixth grade student of West Des Moines, Iowa have won a youth essay competition organized by the India Philanthropy […]

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Indian American lawmakers introduce resolution honoring Bapu aka Mahatma Gandhi on his birthday

WASHINGTON(TIP): Six US lawmakers, including four Indian American members of the House have introduced a bipartisan resolution honoring the life of Mahatma Gandhi and his enduring legacy in the present world. The resolution was introduced […]

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Indian-Origin Oxford University Academic Leads Criticism of UK’s COVID Lockdown Approach

LONDON (TIP): A prominent Indian-origin Oxford University academic leads a group of over 30 academics who have expressed their doubts over the UK government’s localized and national lockdown approach to tackling a second wave of the […]


Indian Americans Help over 15,000 Families in US amid COVID

WASHINGTON (TIP): Amid the coronavirus pandemic, an initiative by the Indian American community in the Washington DC metro area, United States, to provide groceries and food has helped over 15,000 families since May. For more than six […]

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Indian- Origin US based Director Andrij Parekh wins an Emmy

MINNEAPOLIS (US) TIP: Indian American Director Andrij Parekh, was named best director of a dramatic series for his work on HBO’s “Succession” in 2020 Emmy Awards. Parekh, best known as a cinematographer on films like […]

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Indian American Sonia Raman Hired by Memphis Grizzlies as Assistant Coach

NEW YORK (TIP): National Basketball Association (NBA) team Memphis Grizzlies has hired Indian American Sonia Raman as assistant coach following 12 seasons (2008-20) as the head women’s basketball coach at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). […]

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Indian American Sandeep Singh Dhaliwal to be Honored

HOUSTON (TIP): US House of Representatives has unanimously passed a bipartisan bill to rename a post office in Houston, Texas in honor of Sandeep Singh Dhaliwal, an Indian American police officer killed in the line […]

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Indian American named finalist for Blavatnik scientists award

NEW YORK (TIP): Indian American Shruti Puri, a postdoctoral researcher at Yale University, has been named one of the finalists in this year’s Blavatnik Regional Awards for Young Scientists in the “Life Sciences and Engineering” […]

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Indian American Diane Gujarati to serve as NY District Judge

NEW YORK (TIP): Indian American Diane Gujarati, has been confirmed as the first South Asian Article III Judge in New York and will serve as a US District Judge in the Eastern District of New […]

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Indian – Origin Sikh Taxi Driver Assaulted by Passengers in UK

LONDON (TIP): An India-Origin Sikh taxi driver was subjected to verbal and physical abuse by passengers he drove from a casino in the city of Reading in south-east England, prompting a UK police force to launch […]

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Indian-Origin Man gets Life for Brutally Murdering his Partner in UK

LONDON  (TIP): A 23-year-old Indian-origin man who stopped a police officer in the street and made comments implicating himself in an attack on his estranged partner has been sentenced to life imprisonment for her brutal murder […]

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Indian-Origin London Mayor Candidate Geeta Dropped Over Anti-Semitism Remarks

LONDON  (TIP): An Indian-origin entrepreneur-activist was on Monday dropped as a prospective London mayoral candidate to contest against Sadiq Khan next year after her past antisemitic comments came to light. Geeta Sidhu Robb, the founder […]

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Indian-Origin Author among Six others on Booker Prize 2020 List

LONDON (TIP): Dubai-based Indian-origin author Avni Doshi is among the six authors shortlisted for the 2020 Booker Prize for her debut novel “Burnt Sugar”. The shortlist was unveiled virtually in London on Tuesday, September 15, […]

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Indian Americans favor Biden despite big shift towards Trump

Kamala Harris’ historic nomination, Modi-Trump rallies give political clout to Indian origin voters WASHINGTON  (TIP): Despite a significant shift towards President Donald Trump, two thirds of Indian Americans, who have emerged as an influential voting […]

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Indian American NY based celebrity chef Vikas Khanna for Asia Game Changer award

NEW YORK (TIP): New York based India-American Michelin-starred chef Vikas Khanna has been chosen for the prestigious 2020 Asia Game Changer Award for feeding millions across India amid the covid-19 pandemic through a massive ‘FeedIndia’ […]

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Indian-Origin UK Minister Alok Sharma Unveils UK’s Investment to Tackle Dangers by Space Debris

LONDON (TIP): Indian – Origin Alok Sharma, UK Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, on Wednesday, September 16, confirmed a GBP 1-million government investment to be divided between seven companies to tackle the […]

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GITCC Webinar founded with a vision to enhance economic and cultural cooperation between the US and India

A Conversation with   the Global Indian Trade and Cultural Council Founder  President Harry S. Panaser  on GITCC Webinar  Vision EDISON, NJ (TIP): Harry S. Panaser, founder-president of the Global Indian Trade and Cultural Council (GITCC) […]