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First Indian-Origin Sikh Female Cop Honored by Scotland Yard

LONDON (TIP): Scotland Yard has celebrated the 50th anniversary of Karpal Kaur Sandhu joining its ranks as the first South Asian and Sikh female police officer, paving the way for others to follow in her footsteps. […]

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Indian American Ashwani K. Jain to run for Maryland governor

WASHINGTON (TIP): Ashwani K. Jain, a young Indian American who held multiple roles during the Obama administration, plans to seek the Democratic nomination for Maryland governor next year with an expressly generational appeal for votes. […]

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Indian-origin Punjabi taxi driver’s son makes it to Australia T20I team

MELBOURNE (TIP): Teenaged leg-spinner Tanveer Sangha, son of an Indian-origin taxi driver in Australia, has been named in Australia’s T20 squad for the upcoming five-match series in New Zealand. Sangha, who represented Australia at the […]

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Indian American Community must remain politically engaged: Frank Islam

NEW YORK (TIP): In the wake of Indian American community’s extraordinary success in the November election, prominent civic leader Frank Islam would like it to redouble it efforts to maintain and increase its participation in […]

Coronavirus

Indian American NYC Health Commissioner tests COVID positive

NEW YORK (TIP): Dave Chokshi, the Indian American Health Commissioner of New York City, said that he has tested positive for the novel coronavirus and warned that the disease “continues to circulate in our communities, […]

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Indian Americans Protest after another Mahatma Gandhi Statue is Vandalized

DAVIS, CA (TIP): Indian Americans on Sunday, January 31, held protest against the vandalism of a Mahatma Gandhi statue in California‘s Davis and demanded reinstallation of the statue. In a statement by Deputy Chief Paul Doroshov of […]

Biden Administration

Indian-Origin Raj Panjabi is Global Coordinator for Biden’s Malaria Initiative

WASHINGTON (TIP): US President Joe Biden has appointed Indian-origin Raj Panjabi to lead his Malaria Initiative, which is mainly in African and Asian countries. “After being sworn in this morning, I’m honored to share that I’ve […]

Biden Administration

Indian American Lawmaker Re-Elected Chairman of Subcommittee on Asia Pacific

WASHINGTON (TIP):  Indian American Congressman Dr. Ami Bera has been re-elected as chairman of a key congressional subcommittee that plays a major role in the policies relating to Asia, Pacific, Central Asia, and non-proliferation. Ami […]

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Indian American Congressman Condemns Vandalization Of Gandhi Statue

WASHINGTON (TIP): Indian American Congressman Ro Khanna on Monday, Feb 1, strongly condemned the vandalization of a statue of Mahatma Gandhi in the US state of California, calling it as a shameful act. The 6-ft tall, […]

Business & Economics

Indian American Baiju Bhatt is the latest billionaire

NEW YORK (TIP): Baiju Bhatt, the Indian American cofounder of the trading unicorn Robinhood, has become the latest Indian American billionaire thanks to the stunning growth of the financial services company in the past year. […]

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Indian American artist Sujata Tibrewala’s painting “Bloody Immigrant” depicts Deb Haaland

SAN JOSE, CA (TIP): Back in 1637, there was a massacre in which Pilgrims killed Native Americans and stole their land.  And so goes the story of Thanksgiving, where the Native Americans taught the Pilgrims […]

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Indian-American Puneet Ahluwalia announces PAC for Lt Gov of Virginia race

WASHINGTON (TIP): An Indian-American Republican businessman will run for the powerful office of Lieutenant Governor of Virginia and has launched a political action committee for it. Puneet Ahluwalia, 55, in an e-mail to his supporters […]