United States

Kamala Harris seeks creation of national police registry with records of misconduct

Calls for creating national standards on use of force, decriminalizing marijuana and expunging criminal records of people convicted of marijuana offences WASHINGTON (TIP): Democratic vice-presidential candidate Kamala Harris has sought the creation of a national […]

Entertainment

NJSO MEETS BOLLYWOOD: In The Comfort of Your Home

By Mabel Pais “The Spectacular Bollywood,” October 24, 2020, 7 PM EDT “Best of Bollywood,” November 6, 2020, 7 PM EDT Join the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra (NJSO) String Quartet for a pair of virtual […]

Entertainment

MAKING MUSIC IN COVID TIMES

 By Mabel Pais “We have been able to keep our students playing, engaged, learning new concepts, recording, and making music together during Covid-19. We have an amazing faculty who hold our students to high standards […]

Entertainment

NJPAC SPARKLES WITH MUSICAL HOLIDAY CELEBRATION

By Mabel Pais The Boston Pops (BSO) The iconic Boston Pops (BSO),under the masterful direction of Keith Lockhart, arrives at NJPAC’s Prudential Hall with a sparkling holiday celebration.  The New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) […]

Entertainment

NYC Sheen Center’s – Two Remarkable Plays

By Mabel Pais The Sheen Center for Thought And Culture presents two plays: “When It Happens To You” and “Unheard Voices” in October 2019.  When It Happens To You “The first time I held my […]

Entertainment

NJPAC-WA at GALA Celebrates RAY CHARLES

By Mabel Pais “NJPAC is pushing its way into a new future, and being very imaginative and very intentional about the breadth of its vision and connectivity” – Marcia Wilson Brown, Board President of Women’s […]

Frontpage News

America Celebrates Independence Day with a Bang

Bidisha Roy WASHINGTON (TIP): Each year Washington, DC celebrates the Fourth of July with a bang. The 2019 extravaganza became very special, as President Donald Trump wanted to add a military flavor to this year’s […]

United States

Statue of Peace Leader Sri Chinmoy Dedicated at Toronto’s Vishnu Mandir

By  Ashok Parulekar TORONTO (TIP): Leaders of Toronto’s Vishnu Mandir dedicated a bronze statue of Dreamer of World-Peace Sri Chinmoy holding aloft the Peace Torch on Sunday, May 26  afternoon in their Peace Park dedicated […]

United States

India Pavilion showcases strengths of Indian education system

WASHINGTON (TIP): India’s Ambassador to the US Harsh Vardhan Shringla inaugurated Education Promotion Society of India (EPSI)’s India Pavilion at 2019 NAFSA Annual Conference and Expo on May 28. Ambassador also addressed the participants at […]

Indian Americans

Dr. Nimisha Shukla Eyes Edison Town Council

EDISON , NJ (TIP): Among the candidates vying for their party’s endorsement in this year’s Democratic Primary for Edison Town Council, one is unique – Dr. Nimisha Shukla.  A 25-year resident of the township, Nimisha […]

Entertainment

KULTURE KOOL “10”

By Mabel Pais “There are some parts of the world that, once visited, get into your heart and won’t go. For me, India is such a place. … I had been seeing the world in […]

Sports News

Unique start to unique Olympics!!!

Have you ever heard or imagined opening ceremony of Olympic Games being held outside a stadium! Buenos Aires is all set to create history by holding the opening ceremony of the 3rd Youth Olympic Games […]

United States

NY RAPPER PENS AND PERFORMS BREAKOUT HIT FOR AR RAHMAN FILM

New York, October 2, 2018 – New York based hip-hop recording artist Shiv and world renowned music maestro AR Rahman joined forces to create a breakout hit single, Hayati, for legendary director Mani Ratnam’s blockbuster multi-starrer Chekka Chivantha Vaanam. The […]

United States

Cinema “The First Responder”

Rajan Gangahar packs his film on PTSD with emotion and drama A film on the life and experiences of EMS workers is shot in and around New York Essentially a loner and a voracious reader, […]

Indian Americans

Indian American teenage singer eliminated from ‘American Idol’

ORLANDO(TIP): Orlando based Indian American singer Alyssa Raghu’s run on “American Idol” has ended. The 16-year-old, a sophomore at Lake Nona High School, made it to the Top 24. But she was not among the […]

United States

The Truth Behind Failed Pritam Musical Concert in New Jersey

These concerts have nothing to do with our culture, rich music and traditions. The ball was set rolling as early as the 2nd-3rdweek of January 2018 to sabotage the show on the issue of nationality […]

United States

Ilaiyaraaja the King of Raaga Enthrals audiences in Chicago

CHICAGO, IL(TIP): Chicagoland’s much awaited dream came true when music maestro, Ilaiyaraaja, performed live with the Budapest Symphony Orchestra from Hungary and Indian Classical Musicians on Saturday March 24 at the Naperville Yard Center. The […]

Entertainment

MOVIE REVIEW : BAREILLY KI BARFI

CAST: Ayushmann Khurrana, Kriti Sanon, Rajkummar Rao, Pankaj Tripathi, Seema Pahwa DIRECTION: Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari GENRE: Romantic Comedy DURATION: 2 hours 2 minutes STORY Bitti Mishra (Kriti) is a bohemian Bareilly girl who falls deeply in love […]

Entertainment

ANUSHKA SAYS SHE INSTANTLY SAID YES TO JAB HARRY MET SEJAL

Actress Anushka Sharma said she wanted to work with filmmaker Imtiaz Ali since a long time and thats why she instantly agreed to be part of forthcoming film ‘Jab Harry Met Sejal’. “The first film he (Ali) offered to […]

Women

ANTI-AGEING TIPS AND TRICKS

Nothing signals the end of the carefree days of youth than the appearance of the early signs of ageing. The first fine lines and the first grey hair all serve to remind us that the glory days of […]

Indian Americans

Two Indian American conductors named recipients of 2017 Solti Foundation awards

EVANSTON, IL (TIP): Two Indian American conductors Roger Kalia and Sameer Patel are among nine recipients of 2017 Solti Foundation awards. Established in 2000 to honor the memory of Sir Georg Solti by lending significant […]

Entertainment

VIDYA BALAN TO RECREATE SRIDEVI’S ICONIC HAWA HAWAII IN ‘TUMHARI SULU’

Vidya Balan is all set to don the hat of an RJ once more in her upcoming movie ‘Tumhari Sulu’. Off late Bollywood movies have been rehashing the blockbuster hit songs from the 90s and presenting it to the […]

Health

THIS IS HOW YOUR BEDROOM WILL HELP YOU SLEEP BETTER

GET A GOOD MATTRESS A good mattress is an investment in health. If your mattress is too hard or soft or lumpy, it will keep you up all night. Most people wake up with neck and muscle […]

Blog

Fake News Hyperventilating or Constitutional Crisis, with Brutus lurking in the Ides of March?

  By Ravi Batra The cascading events, generally are layered and rarely, as now, erupt into a crescendo from an approaching constitutional crisis. Initially, let me disclose that I am a registered Democrat, and seeing […]

Americas

WHY GOP SENATORS ARE SELLING OUT THEIR OWN PUBLIC SCHOOLS TO HELP NYC CHARTERS

Charter schools are rare on Long Island, just like they are in vast stretches of the rest of New York State. In fact, there are no charter schools from just north of Albany all the way to the Canadian […]