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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Randhir Jaiswal Assumes Charge as Consul General of India in New York

I.S. Saluja NEW DELHI (TIP): Ambassador Randhir Kumar Jaiswal , on July 19, assumed charge as Consul General of India in New York . He has succeeded Ambassador Sandeep Chakravorty  who remained Consul General from […]

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Indian American Professor Venkatesan Guruswami Named 2020 Simons Investigator

NEW YORK (TIP): Venkatesan Guruswami, a Carnegie Mellon University professor of Theoretical Computer Science, has been named a 2020 Simons Investigator by the New York-based Simons Foundation. Venkatesan Guruswami’s research has led to major advances in the […]

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Indian American CBS reporter Nina Kapur dies in moped accident in New York

NEW YORK (TIP): Nina Kapur, a 26-year-old Indian origin reporter in New York, died after she fell from a moped that had been rented from Revel, a popular moped sharing service. The accident, which a […]

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Sikh community in US to work for development of Punjab

About 70 eminent Sikh leaders from across the country participated in the virtual meeting with India’s Ambassador to the US Taranjit Singh Sandhu on July 13 WASHINGTON (TIP): The Sikh community in the US vowed […]

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Indian Origin Mamta Motwani Accapadi Appointed Vice Provost for University Life at Penn

NEW YORK (TIP): Indian American Mamta Motwani Accapadi has been named vice provost for university life at the University of Pennsylvania, effective Aug. 17. The announcement was made last month by Provost Wendell Pritchett. “I […]

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Indian Origin Rik Mehta Wins GOP New Jersey Senate Primary

TRENTON, NJ (TIP): Former U.S. Food and Drug Administration official Dr Rik Mehta has won the Republican nomination for U.S. Senate from New Jersey and will take on incumbent Democrat Cory Booker in the general […]

Coronavirus

Global Indian Trade and Cultural Council, USA in collaboration with Consulate General of India Launches a Series of Webinars

The first  Webinar on Augmenting US-India Healthcare Relations under Covid Challenge organized on June 1 NEW YORK (TIP) :The first webinar on June 1  focused on augmenting US-India Healthcare Relations under Covid Challenge. The panelists […]

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Indian American Celebrity chef Vikas Khanna’s ‘sense of hunger’ came from New York

NEW YORK (TIP): Indian American Michelin-star celebrity chef Vikas Khanna, who has won all round praise for distributing over 17 million meals to coronavirus hit in 135 Indian cities, has set the twitter ablaze with […]

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A heat wave forecast for the U.S. has scientists alarmed

The coming heat is projected to affect huge stretches of the U.S., from eastern New Mexico and Colorado across the Central Plains and into the Northeast. NEW YORK (TIP): A sustained blast of heat is […]

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International Day of Yoga Celebrated across America

Vivekananda Yoga University (VaYU) Launched  in commemoration of IYD I.S. Saluja / Bidisha Roy NEW YORK (TIP): : The world celebrated June 21 the Sixth International Day of Yoga. The United Nations General Assembly on […]

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Carolyn Maloney Holds Narrow Lead over Challenger Suraj Patel in New York’s 12th District

Developing story.  Updated  June 25 , 6 PM ET NEW YORK (TIP): House Oversight and Reform Chairwoman Rep. Carolyn Maloney is facing a primary challenge from Indian American Suraj Patel in New York’s 12th congressional […]

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Ambassador Sandeep Chakravorty: “Setting up of Gandhi Shanti Van is my lasting legacy”

Ambassador Chakravorty  may be credited with enormous work he has done to streamline the consulate functioning, bringing Indian American community to consulate and vice versa; strengthening bond between Indian Americans and mainstream Americans at various […]

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FIA Chairman Ramesh Patel Cremated

Prof. I.S.Saluja NEW YORK  (TIP): Ramesh Patel, Chairman for life of Federation of Indian Associations NY/NJ/ CT (FIA), the organization which organizes India Day Parade in New York, to mark India’s Independence Day , who […]

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Ambassador Taranjit Singh Sandhu to have virtual interaction with Indian American Community of New York Consulate jurisdiction on June 12

Prof. I.S.Saluja NEW YORK (TIP): An email sent to community leaders in New York Consulate jurisdiction, Consul General Sandeep Chakravorty  has announced that Ambassador Taranjit Singh Sandhu will have virtual interaction with the Indian American […]

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FIA Chairman Ramesh Patel Passes Away

EDISON, NJ (TIP): Ramesh Patel, Chairman for life of Federation of Indian Associations NY/NJ/ CT (FIA), the organization which organizes India Day Parade in New York, to mark India’s Independence Day , died today , […]

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Keys to a Successful Business Reopening

A successful business reopening must include a carefully thought out plan that complies with relevant federal, state and local guidelines, prioritizes health and safety, and communicates a clear and consistent message to employees, customers and […]

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NRIA DONATES $2,500 TO CORONAVIRUS TESTING SITE IN EDISON, NJ

EDISON, NJ (TIP)   NRIA of Secaucus, NJ, a leading luxury multi-family real estate developer, private equity investment manager, and EB-5 Visa specialist has donated $2,500 to the Indian Business Association of New Jersey (IBA) to […]

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A Webinar on Augmenting US-India Healthcare Relations under Covid Challenge

NEW YORK (TIP): Global Indian Trade and Cultural Council, USA in collaboration with Consulate General of India, NY has started a Webinar series. The first webinar is scheduled for June 1st, 2020 on Augmenting US […]

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Indian American Nayan Parikh named a member of de Blasio’s real estate reopening council

NEW YORK (TIP): Indian American Nayan Parikh , owner of Ashnu International, Inc. an award winning, premier/MWBE Construction and Management provider to host of Federal, State and City Agencies, Corporations and other industries, is one […]

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Indian American Rutgers Student Tanvi Banota Named 2020 Goldwater Scholar

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ (TIP): Tanvi Banota, a rising junior majoring in cell biology and neuroscience at Rutgers University-New Brunswick, has been named a recipient of the prestigious Goldwater Scholarship for her academic excellence. Considered the premier […]