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Indian Americans Murthy and Chetty are  among Joe Biden’s Core Advisors

 NEW YORK  (TIP): Two prominent Indian Americans are among Democratic Presidential nominee Joe Biden’s “core advisors” who have been guiding him on issues ranging from the coronavirus pandemic, economic recovery to foreign policy and climate change, […]

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Indian American Ishana Kumar wins top award for researching ‘Imaginary Colors’

NEW YORK (TIP): Ishana Kumar, a 12-year-old Indian American student, has won a prestigious award in science for a project that could lead to better understanding of eye disease and cognitive processing. The 7th grader […]

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Indian American director’s documentary trails ‘bogus pathway to America’

NEW YORK (TIP): America may seem like a beacon for the poor, but many Indians pay $50,000 to $75,000 per person for what turns out to be a bogus pathway to America, according to a […]

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Indian American director’s documentary trails ‘bogus pathway to America’

NEW YORK (TIP): America may seem like a beacon for the poor, but many Indians pay $50,000 to $75,000 per person for what turns out to be a bogus pathway to America, according to a […]

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2020 US presidential election to be most expensive in history; expected to cost $14 billion

Biden’s campaign brought in record-breaking USD 938 million through October 14, while Trump raised USD 596 million NEW YORK (TIP): The 2020 Presidential election is turning out to be the most expensive election in history […]

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U.S. coronavirus cases cross nine million: a Reuters report says

NEW YORK (TIP): U.S. coronavirus cases crossed the 9 million mark on Friday, October 30, rising by 1 million in two weeks as the world’s worst-affected country faces a resurgence in the pandemic just ahead […]

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AstraZeneca, Johnson & Johnson resume US coronavirus vaccine clinical trials

NEW YORK (TIP): Drugmakers AstraZeneca and Johnson & Johnson said  they were resuming late-stage COVID-19 coronavirus vaccine trials in the U.S. after no links were found between the illnesses contracted by trial participants and the […]

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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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OCI Card Renewal date extended to June 30, 2021

NEW YORK (TIP): The Government of India has decided to grant further extension in time till June 30, 2021 to get the OCI cards re-issued in accordance with the following  guidelines which have been in […]

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The Indian American Action Group Launched

NEW YORK (TIP): Indian American Action Group” (IAAG), a bipartisan movement was launched, October 13,  by a group of prominent Indian Americans. These individuals have achieved positions of leadership across a broad range of professions, […]

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Queens Borough President Lee’s Initiative to Expand Sexual Assault Nurse Examiners

More than Doubles Current 26 SANE Nurses dedicated to Queens Adds 10 More Language Proficiencies of SANE Nurses Across 7 Queens Hospitals QUEENS, NY (TIP): Acting Queens Borough President Sharon Lee  announced, October 29,  an […]

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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 […]

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Russia Poses Greater Election Threat Than Iran, Many U.S. Officials Say

WASHINGTON (TIP): While senior Trump administration officials said this week that Iran has been actively interfering in the presidential election, many intelligence officials said they remained far more concerned about Russia, which in recent days […]

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Iran and Russia Seek to Influence Election in Final Days, U.S. Officials Warn

WASHINGTON (TIP): Iran and Russia have both obtained American voter registration data, top national security officials announced late on Wednesday, providing the first concrete evidence that the two countries are stepping in to try to […]

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Global Contest on the theme of “ Durga Puja and its relevance in people’s lives”

NEW YORK (TIP): ICCR is in the process of organizing a Global Contest on the theme of “Durga Puja and its relevance in people’s lives”, starting from 18th to 25th October 2020. Contestants have to […]

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A Proud Moment for the Punjabi Community of New York

101 Avenue, in part,  is named Punjab Avenue RICHMOND HILL, NY (TIP): October 23, 2020 will go down as a red-letter day in the history of the Punjabi community of New York when a part […]

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Nassau County Partners with New York State and Mount Sinai South Nassau to Provide COVID-19 Rapid Testing in Five Towns

MINEOLA, NY (TIP): Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced October 20, a partnership between Nassau County, New York State and Mount Sinai South Nassau to provide free, drive-through COVID-19 rapid testing in the Five Towns. […]

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VFS Global to provide visa, OCI and passport services for India across US from November

NEW DELH/NEW YORK (TIP): VFS Global on Thursday, Oct 22 said it has been appointed as the exclusive service provider for visa, OCI (overseas citizens of India), passport, renunciation of Indian citizenship, and Global Entry […]

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BROADWAY STARS JOIN PLAN-NYCLC IN IDG CELEBRATION – ROUNDTABLE

By Mabel Pais GIRLS EVERYWHERE CAN LEARN LEAD DECIDE AND THRIVE Plan International USA’s (Plan) NYC Leadership Council (NYCLC) hosts its fifth annual fundraiser in celebration of International Day of the Girl (IDG). The event […]

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Indian American Committee IMPACT raises $10 million war chest for Indian American candidates

NEW YORK (TIP): IMPACT, the leading Indian American advocacy and political action committee, has raised a $10 million war chest to get Indian origin candidates including Kamala Harris, the first Indian American on a national […]

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AIA Celebrates Diwali on a luxury boat

NEW YORK CITY (TIP): Undaunted by the COVID-19, AIA NY celebrated on Sunday October 4th 2020, the 33rd Deepavli festival event at Hudson river in front of South Street Seaport, NYC on a luxury boat […]

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The Bolla Charity Foundation Surprises Disabled Marine with New State of the Art House

SELDEN, N.Y. (TIP): A disabled marine in a wheelchair, but filled with boundless energy for life, said Friday, October 2, he has a new outlook and gratitude to the community around him. His neighbors, volunteers […]