North America’s First Indian-American Scottish Bagpipe Band
Indian Americans

North America’s First Indian-American Scottish Bagpipe Band Performs at the 19th Annual NYC Tartan Day Parade

NEW YORK CITY, N.Y. April 8, 2017:  Shree Muktajeevan Swamibapa Pipe Band USA performed at the 2017 New York City Tartan Day Parade, featuring nearly 50 bagpipe groups from all across North America. The Indian […]

Africa

Kenya counter-terror work creates abuses, rights group says

NAIROBI (KENYA) (TIP): Kenya’s security agencies are violating privacy rights in counter-terrorism operations and the information acquired is used to commit human rights abuses, including targeted killings, an international human rights group says. Information gathered […]

Alexi Singh Grewal became the first American to win an Olympic gold medal in cycling, at the 1984 Games in Los Angeles. Photo: Todd Buchanan
India

Overseas Indian sportsmen have done their homeland proud

The year 1984 may have been a tumultuous year for the Punjabi community in general and Sikh community. It may not be easy for anyone to put behind the dastardly and tragic events that rocked […]

Incredible India

NAINITAL: THE LAKE DISTRICT

A beautiful emerald lake surrounded by green hills, quaint old cottages and markets , and a web of walking tracks—there are plenty of picturesque places to visit in Nainital. One of the most popular hill destinations in […]

Africa

US man jailed for 40 years for abusing Kenyan orphans

OKLAHOMA CITY (TIP): A former missionary from Oklahoma convicted of sexually abusing children at an orphanage in Kenya was sentenced on March 7 to 40 years in a federal prison. US district judge David L […]

Asia

Pakistan loses UN Human Rights Council election

ISLAMABAD / UNITED NATIONS (TIP): Pakistan failed to win a re-election to the top UN human rights body, garnering just 105 votes in the 193-member General Assembly. The General Assembly on Oct 27 elected 18 […]

HAB President & CEO Mr. Saleem Iqbal extending word of welcome
United States

HAB Bank Felicitates Muhammad Habib and Customers

NEW YORK CITY, NY (TIP): HAB Bank invited some key clients to a business lunch with Mr. Muhammad Habib (Owner of Habib Bank) on October 13th, 2015 at Junoon Restaurant in Manhattan. Mr. Saleem Iqbal, President […]

Business & Economics

Transnationals | Tax Havens | Terrorism

“Westphalian sovereignty is the principle of international law that each nation state has sovereignty over its territory and domestic affairs, to the exclusion of all external powers. The principle of non-interference in another country’s domestic affairs, […]

Featured

Nestle to burn $50 million worth of noodles

New York (TIP): Nestle has issued multiple statements some contradicting their own top executive in the last few days. It is yet to be ascertained whether Nestle’s decision to burn Maggi packets recalled from the […]

India

Two Indian cities at high risk of terror strike

LONDON (TIP): Two Indian cities -Imphal (ranked 32) and Srinagar (ranked 49) have been named to be at “extreme risk” of a terrorist attack, mainly aiming to cause mass casualty and destroy public transport networks. According […]

AL SHABAAB MILITANTS KILL 147 IN KENYA
Europe

AL SHABAAB MILITANTS KILL 147 AT UNIVERSITY IN KENYA

GARISSA, KENYA (TIP): Al Shabaab gunmen rampaged through a university in northeastern Kenya at dawn Thursday, killing 147 people in the group’s deadliest attack in the East African country. Four militants were slain by security […]

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Business & Economics

Why did I quit being a Republican?

It is one of the most difficult decisions of my life to quit being a Republican. The more people I talk to, the more confident I feel that the GOP has completely lost its anchor […]

India

Gift of Life (New Delhi) India

20 percent of infant mortality is due to Congenital Heart Diseases (CHD). Poor children have no access to quality medical care and cannot afford high cost of surgery. 3000 children (India, Uganda, Kenya, Sudan, El […]

United States

Commemorative Event hosted by India at the United Nations to mark the contribution of Indian soldiers in the First World War

UNITED NATIONS (TIP): The Permanent Mission of India to the United Nations organized a Special Commemorative Event to highlight the sacrifices of Indian soldiers who lost their lives in the First World War. Ten other […]

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United States

US discloses secret Somalia military presence, up to 120 troops

WASHINGTON (TIP): US military advisors have secretly operated in Somalia since around 2007 and Washington plans to deepen its security assistance to help the country fend off threats by Islamist militant group al Shabaab, US […]

India

OFBJP Felicitates Kenya MP’s of Indian Origin

NEW DELHI (TIP): Vijay Jolly Global Convener OFBJP, May 29, met and welcomed the two visiting Kenya Parliamentarians at BJP central headquarters in New Delhi.Ms. Sunjeev Kaur Birdi & Irshad Sumra, Members of Kenya parliament […]

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United States

Two US security officers found dead in Seychelles

NAIROBI, KENYA (TIP): Two American security officers have been found dead on a ship made famous when it was hijacked by Somali pirates, according to a statement on Wednesday by Seychelles police. The two Americans, […]

Business & Economics

America’s Prejudiced Media

“Hysteria and groupthink prevail over professionalism in covering non-western countries”, says the author. The observation that wealth, power and influence are shifting from the West to some key emerging actors among the rest has become […]

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Europe

South Sudan to try rebel leaders, risking ceasefire

JUBA (TIP): South Sudan released seven rebel detainees January 30 but vowed to put on trial key leaders accused of launching weeks of fighting, a move likely to threaten a fragile ceasefire. The sides implemented […]

India

London ‘Run for Unity’a Grand Success: Jolly

Gujarat Leader Amit Thaker mandated for organizing ‘Run for Unity’ globally NEW DELHI (TIP): Encouraged by the success of London Run for Unity, OFBJP Convener Vijay Jolly announced January 29 that “Run for Unity” programs […]

India

Dr. Jit Chandan – A Game Changer

Most people read history. Few people write history. Very few people make history. Extremely few people change the direction of history. Dr. Jit Chandan is one of those few people whose efforts at making change […]

United States

US deploys small team of military advisers to Somalia

WASHINGTON (TIP): The United States has sent a handful of military advisers to Somalia in recent months to help bolster an African Union force fighting Islamist militants there, officials said on January 10. The deployment […]

Europe

Seventy-two people

Seventy-two people were killed after the famous Westgate Shopping Mall in Nairobi in Kenya was attacked by unidentified gunmen on September 21.

United States

DR. TINNA RUNS HIS 22ND MARATHON

NEW YORK (TIP): Dr. Avtar Singh Tinna, a dentist by profession, has added yet another Marathon to his long career in running Marathons. On Sunday, November 3rd, 2013, he ran his 22nd NYC Marathon. Since […]

Business & Economics

India looks to the Diaspora with a lot of Expectations – BOB CMD Mundra

Bank of Baroda Chairman and Managing Director, Mr. S.S. Mundra visited New York from September 16th to 18th. It was his first visit to New York after he took over as Chairman and Managing Director […]