Indian American

Indian Origin former Long Island doctor pleads guilty to conspiring to illegally distribute Oxycodone

NEW YORK (TIP): On July 27, in federal court in Central Islip, Tameshwar Ammar, a former medical doctor in Roslyn, New York, pleaded guilty via teleconference to conspiring to illegally distribute oxycodone. Ammar was indicted […]

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150 Trees Planted at SUNY Gandhi Peace Garden in Commemoration of Mahatma Gandhi’s 150th Birth Anniversary

LONG ISLAND , NEW YORK(TIP): Plantation Ceremony of 150 trees at Gandhi Peace Garden at the State University of New York Old Westbury Campus took place on Oct 1.Prime Minister Narendra Modi  had earlier on […]

NY/NJ/CT

IALI Annual Fundraising event a Grand Success

UNIONDALE, NY (TIP): India Association of Long Island celebrated Annual Fundraising Gala Dinner on June 30th, 2019 at Marriott, Long Island. The function was attended by about 270 guests.  India Association of Long Island is […]

NY/NJ/CT

TIRLOK MALIK LAUNCHES HAPPY LIFE YOGA, A NEW EDUCATIONAL PLATFORM FOR A HAPPY & HEALTHY LIVING

      NEW YORK CITY (TIP): In honor of International Yoga Day 2019, HAPPY LIFE YOGA, conceptualized by Filmmaker, Restaurateur, and  Ayurveda Speaker, will be launching on June 29th.  The curtain raiser event for […]

Frontpage News

Census citizenship question blocked by Supreme Court: Trump seeks 2020 Census delay

WASHINGTON (TIP): In a setback for the Trump administration, the Supreme Court on Thursday, June 27,  rejected its stated reason for adding a question on citizenship to the census, leaving in doubt whether the question […]

Indian Americans

US religious waiver leads to many Sikh youths joining military

WASHINGTON  (TIP): The waiver granted by the US administration has allowed more children from the minorities to join the US military. At least 14 Sikh youths have been granted this waiver. Lt. Col Kamal Kalsi […]

NY/NJ/CT

Curtain Raiser for the India Day Parade in Hicksville holds out the Promise of a Great Parade

HICKSVILLE, NY (TIP): IDP USA (India Day Parade) Long Island, New York, first time ever arranged curtain Raiser for Parade on Thursday May 23rd, 2019 Curtain Raiser of Parade which will be held on August […]

NY/NJ/CT

Sikh Community on Long Island donates generously for Shri Guru Nanak Dev Ji Documentary

JERICHO , NY (TIP) : Dr. Rajwant Singh who  is making a documentary on Shri Guru Nanak Dev Ji to mark the 550th birth anniversary of the founder of Sikhism, the newest and the fifth […]

Indian Americans

Vaishali Deshmukh wins CVS 2019 Division Paragon Award

NEW YORK (TIP): “I’ve worked with Vaishali  for 3 years now. She is not just our Pharmacy Manager , she is my friend. Vaishali is a team player at work and at home. She is […]

Indian Americans

Yash Modi is honored by Town of Oyster Bay Supervisor

LONG ISLAND, NY (TIP): Yash Modi, a student of Jericho High School, son of Sudha and Mukesh Modi was honored by Town of Oyster Bay board  headed by all local Councilmen  and  Town Supervisor Joesph […]

United States

Nassau County Executive holds Meeting with Asian Media and Community Members

MINEOLA, NY(TIP): Nassau County Executive Laura Curran and her executive staff , on November 15, joined members of the Asian media and community members for a discussion about the administration’s priority agenda and opportunities for […]

United States

The Festival of Lights-Diwali- Celebrated at Nassau County

MINEOLA, NY(TIP):Festival of Lights-Diwali- was celebrated at the Executive and Legislative Chambers of Nassau County, Nov 2. Around 350 guests attended. Dignitaries present included Nassau County Executive Laura Curran, Town of North Hempstead supervisor Judy […]

United States

SENATOR BROOKS ANNOUNCES SMART, LIRR WORKERS UNION, ENDORSES RE-ELECTION CAMPAIGN

Union Representing LIRR Workers Highlights Senator Brooks’ Commitment to Affordability LONG ISLAND, N.Y. (TIP): Senator John Brooks (D-Seaford) announced the endorsement of Sheet Metal, Air, Rail, Transportation (SMART) Workers, Transportation Division, the largest union that […]

United States

Nargis Dutt Memorial Foundation Gala on Oct 28

Sam Pitroda, Kanak Golia Dr. Urmilesh Arya, Dr. Himanshu Pandya, Sher Singh Madra, Dr. Manjit Bains  to be honored LONG ISLAND , NY(TIP): The Board of Directors of Nargis Dutt Memorial Foundation met, October 17,  […]

United States

Bharat Patel, Dr. Jagat Narula, Ms. Kalpana Patel, Dr. Nilesh Mehta, Dr. Preeti Mehta, Vaibhav Chhabra Honored at AIA-NY Deepavali Benefit Gala

LONG ISLAND, NY(TIP): The Association of Indians in America, NY Chapter (AIA-NY) held its Benefit Gala in support for its 31st Annual Deepavali Festival at Leonard’s Palazzo in Long Island on September 22, 2018. The Gala was attended by numerous […]

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Film Maker, Entrepreneur and Ayurveda Speaker Tirlok Malik speaks to senior citizens: Understand golden years and retirement, and be better lovers of life

LONG ISLAND, NY(TIP): The Indian American Forum, one of the oldest organizations of Indian Americans on Long Island, NY has organized a seminar for senior citizens on September 25, 2018, from 10 AM. at Bethpage […]

United States

Afghani Sikh and Hindu Community pay tribute to their brethren slain in Afghanistan

Afghanistan Consul General in New York Abdul Satar Haqbin mourns with community HICKSVILLE, NY(TIP): The gory incident of the slaying of 19 Sikh and Hindu community leaders in Jalalabad, Afghanistan on July 1 came alive […]

United States

Ramesh Chennithala, Opposition Party leader in Kerala implores NRIs to support democracy and freedom

LONG ISLAND, NEW YORK(TIP): Ramesh Chennithala, the opposition party leader in Kerala urged the NRIs in America to take an active part in defense of democracy and freedom in India. He was expressing his opinion […]

United States

Mangano Corruption Case- U.S. District Judge Joan M. Azrack declares a mistrial

Jurors fail to reach a consensus on the charges against Edward and Linda Mangano. The judge set a June 28 status conference to schedule a new trial CENTRAL ISLIP, NY(TIP): The federal corruption trial of […]

United States

Indian American Forum Honors Five Women with Achievement Award

Nassau County Executive Laura Curran presents awards at a glittering gala to Pinky Rangi, Dr. Isha Mehta, Nami Kaur, Reema Rasool, Ananga Manjari Malatesta Gonzalez HICKSVILLE, NY (TIP): Four distinguished women were honored with Achievement […]

United States

Mangano, Linda, Venditto Trial: Harendra Singh Testifies

HICKSVILLE, NY (TIP): Restaurateur Harendra Singh said he saw his long-time friend Mangano as a “connection” that would help his businesses flourish. Singh has pleaded guilty to bribing Mangano. The prosecution established that Singh helped […]

United States

Dr. Jagdish Gupta-led new Executive Committee 2018 of AAPI-QLI inaugurated

(Long Island, NY – February 28, 2018) During a solemn ceremony that was attended by over 250 physicians and community leaders, Dr. Jagdish Gupta and his new executive committee members assumed charge of AAPIQLI (American […]

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Long Islanders voice opposition to Trump’s offshore drilling plan

Participants condemned the Trump administration’s plan to open nearly the entire U.S. coastline three miles or more from land to oil and gas exploration and drilling. LONG ISLAND, NY (TIP): Oil and gas drilling off […]

United States

Nargis Dutt Cancer Foundation Emerges Stronger and United under Andy Mansukhani and Dr. Prem Goel

LONG ISLAND, NY (TIP): At a Nargis Dutt Cancer Foundation Board of Directors meeting held last month, the Board elected Andy Mansukhani as President of the Foundation. The Directors called upon their former President to […]

Indian Americans

Indian American NUMC surgeon from Long Island walks free of all criminal charges

LONG ISLAND (TIP) : Indian American surgeon Dr. Venkatesh Sasthakonar has been cleared of all criminal charges by a judge in Nassau County, Long Island, according to news reports. The well-known surgeon was accused by […]