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Washington Aligarh Alumni Mushaira Goes International

“Jo abr yahāñ se uTThegā vo saare jahāñ par barsegā” Zafar Iqbal WASHINGTON (TIP): The Aligarh Alumni Association, Washington DC (AAA-DC) organized an international mushaira of legendary poets to celebrate the centenary of the Aligarh […]

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Biden will prioritize defense and security partnership with India, says Obama-era official

WASHINGTON (TIP): US President-elect Joe Biden was an early supporter of the India-US relationship and his administration will continue to prioritize the defense and security partnership with New Delhi, a key area which has progressed […]


Immortal legacy of Nehru

Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru was born November 14, 1889 in  Allahabad, India, and died May 27, 1964 in  New Delhi. The first Prime Minister of Independent India from 1947 to 1964,  Nehru is credited with establishing […]


PAYTEL APP for world financial connectivity Launched

NEW DELHI / NEW YORK (TIP): PAYTEL FINANCIAL TECHNOLOGY Private Limited is a FINTECH company, launched its PAYTEL App to Public in India on November 9, 2020 by its management team under the leadership of […]

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Indian Americans make a splash in yet another election cycle

NEW YORK (TIP): Besides the four member ‘Samosa Caucus’ of Indian American lawmakers re-elected to the US House of Representatives, over a dozen others, including five women have won state level elections scoring a few […]


Political takeaways from the Bihar campaign

  Tejashwi Yadav’s campaign in Bihar is frustrating the ruling party as it is using that very powerful appeal against a 15-year-old regime by citing the absence of bread and butter issues and taking the […]


Indo-China border situation tense, possibility of larger conflict can’t be discounted: Bipin Rawat

New Delhi (TIP): Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat on Friday, November 6, said the situation astride the IndiaChina border in Ladakh continued to remain tense, five months after their deadliest military confrontation in […]


PM Modi hardsells India advantage as he invites global investors

New Delhi (TIP): Urging global investors to invest in India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday, November 5,  said the government will do “whatever it takes to make India the engine of global growth resurgence”. […]


CIC allows Centre to withhold list of documents, precious material seized during Operation Bluestar

New Delhi (TIP): The Central Information Commission (CIC) has allowed the Centre to withhold list of documents and precious material seized by a central agency during the 1984 operation at the Golden Temple in Punjab […]


India to help other nations with Covid vaccine supply

New Delhi (TIP): India on Friday, Nov 6,  conveyed to a host of other nations that it will deploy its vaccine production capabilities to help them battle the Covid-19 crisis. Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla […]


US supercarrier Nimitz to join Vikramaditya for QUAD Malabar exercise

New Delhi (TIP): Indian Navy’s flagship Vikramaditya and US supercarrier Nimitz along with two destroyers of the Australian and Japanese navies will conduct full-spectrum exercises off the coast of Goa as part of Malabar war […]


84.11 lakh COVID-19 cases, 1,24,985 deaths in India

New Delhi (TIP): India‘s COVID-19 tally crossed the 84-lakh mark after 47,638 new infections were reported in the past 24 hours, according to the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare’s data on Friday, November […]


The India-U.S. defense partnership is deepening

Blurb The optics around the 2+2 Dialogue in Delhi are defining — the defense ties between the two countries have come of age Sidebar The signing, last week, of the Basic Exchange and Cooperation Agreement […]

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India, U.S. ink landmark defense pact

Pact takes Indo-US defense ties to the next level NEW DELHI (TIP): India and the U.S. on October 27 inked a landmark defense agreement that will allow sharing of high-end military technology, classified satellite data, […]

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The Global Beat Foundation of USA organized online discussion on the  impact of US Presidential elections on South Asian communities

Dr. Zafar Iqbal in Washington WASHINGTON (TIP): The Global Beat Foundation of USA (TGBF) organized an online discussion on US Presidential elections on 18th October 2020.  Using Zoom technology and Facebook, the overall discussion centered on the […]

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Trump’s ‘filthy’ comment on India dismays strategists

‘Look at India, it’s filthy,’ the US President said in the Oct 22 presidential debate NEW DELHI / NEW YORK (TIP): After not figuring in the first presidential debate between US President Donald Trump and […]


“The UN: if it doesn’t exist, we would have to invent it”

Here is a special article on the occasion of the diamond jubilee of the United Nations. The United Nations officially came into existence on 24th October 1945 when the Charter was ratified by China, France, […]


India’s Covid-19 tally rises to 7.37 million; recoveries at 6.4 million

New Delhi (TIP): With 63,371 fresh cases of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) and 895 related deaths in the past 24 hours, India’s tally went up to 7,370,468, rising by more than 100,000 since the beginning […]

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Lok Sabha passes Citizenship (Amendment) Bill

NEW DELHI (TIP): The Lok Sabha passed the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, which seeks to provide Indian citizenship to non-Muslim refugees coming from Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan after facing religious persecution there, a little past midnight […]

United States

Indian Overseas Congress, USA Opens New Chapter representing Michigan State

MICHIGAN (TIP):  In its continuing efforts to expand  IOC, USA offices throughout USA, IOC, USA opened a New Chapter in Michigan on Sat. June 22, 2019 and installed Mr. Rajwinder Singh Grewal as the Chapter […]

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Structural reforms needed for USD 5 trillion economy, says India’s Finance Minister

NEW DELHI (TIP): India’s finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman presented the first budget of the second term of the Narendra Modi government on July 5. This is also the maiden budget for Sitharaman, who becomes the […]


India and U.S. resolve to work through their trade differences

NEW DELHI (TIP): India and the U.S. resolved to “work through” their differences which have led to an impasse on trade issues as External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar hosted U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo […]


PM Modi performs yoga with 30,000 people in Ranchi

RANCHI (TIP): Prime Minister Narendera Modi performed yoga along with around 30,000 people in Ranchi on Friday, June 2,  on the occasion of the fifth International Yoga Day. The session continued for around 45 minutes […]

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India dismisses Pak media reports on ‘Resumption of Dialogue’, Islamabad plays down hype

NEW DELHI (TIP): India on June 20 rejected a Pakistani media report claiming New Delhi is ready for talks with Islamabad, saying Prime Minister Narendra Modi and external affairs minister S Jaishankar made no such […]

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No communication on H-1B visa cap received from US, says India

NEW YORK / NEW DELHI (TIP): According to a media report, the US is considering restrictions on H-1B visa that allow foreign professionals to work in that country. However, India has not received any communication […]