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US Senate to Vote on Indian American Lawyer Vanita Gupta’s Nomination to Serve as Associate Attorney General

WASHINGTON (TIP): The US Senate would go through a rare procedure to discharge a nomination from the judiciary committee for Indian American lawyer Vanita Gupta to serve as Associate Attorney General, a senior lawmaker said on […]

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Bollywood Superstar and Fitness Icon Shilpa Shetty Kundra Is The New Face of U.S. Based South Asian food brand, Laxmi!

 Company unveils its latest campaign and vision for the North America market. Laxmi, the oldest and most well-loved South Asian brand in North America is best known for delivering uncompromising quality and authentic ethnic foods […]

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Changes (and potential changes) coming to $28.6B Restaurant Revitalization Grant Fund

National Restaurant Association offers 39 questions and answers on program that could be lifeline for many EDISON, NJ (TIP): The coverage period for the Restaurant Revitalization Grant Fund may be extended by 14 months (until […]

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Hindu American Foundation to take action to stop bans on Swastika

NEW JERSEY (TIP): Describing the Swastika as a “symbol of peace, well-being and prosperity,” the Hindu American Foundation (HAF) has asked its supporters to take action to stop Maryland and New Jersey legislators from banning […]

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GoFundMe campaign launched for slain Indian couple’s daughter found dead in New Jersey

NEW JERSEY (TIP): Friends of an Indian couple found dead at their New Jersey home last week have started a GoFundMe campaign to help their surviving three-and-a-half-year-old daughter, Viha Rudrawar. Bodies of the couple — […]

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Bollywood Superstar and Fitness Icon Shilpa Shetty KundraIs TheNew Face of U.S. Based South Asian food brand,LAXMI!

Laxmi, the oldest and most well-loved South Asian brand in North America is best known for delivering uncompromising quality and authentic ethnic foods that stand for purity and every day value for South Asian consumers. […]

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BAPS CHARITIES HOST 2nd POP COVID -!9 VACCINATION CLINIC

MELVILLE, NY (TIP): BAPS Charities had a very successful 2nd Covid Vaccination pop-up clinic on Friday, March 26th. 2021, at BAPS Hindu Temple in Melville, Long Island. A total of 550 people received the Pfizer […]

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ndian Consulate Launches [email protected] at GOPIO-Manhattan’s Shaheed Diwas Celebrations

NEW YORK (TIP):  If India and the people of Indian origin living around the world enjoy freedom, liberty, equality and success, it’s due to the sacrifices, vision and foresight of men and women who dedicated […]

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‘Let’s think bigger’: Nassau Executive Laura Curran delivers State of the County address

MINEOLA, NY (TIP): During her State of the County address, County Executive Laura Curran lauded the Nassau Legislature’s recent passage of a police reform plan. “For the first time in history, Nassau County police officers […]

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New OCI rules confuse and anger NRI’s

NEW YORK (TIP): Those who hold Overseas Citizen of India or Person of Indian Origin cards will now be considered “foreign nationals” in India, according to the Narendra Modi government’s new rules governing the rights […]

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Facebook sees computing’s future on your wrist

The science behind Facebook‘s new vision for the human-computer interface — electromyography, or EMG — can read nerve signals in muscles anywhere in the body. But Facebook researchers said the wrist is the ideal spot […]

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UN’s largest gathering on women’s rights calls on enhancing women’s leadership in public life in the run up to the 2021 Generation Equality Forum

Against the backdrop of the COVID-19 pandemic, the 65th session of the Commission on the Status of Women called for increasing women’s participation and leadership in decision-making to solve global challenges. NEW YORK (TIP):  The […]

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Empowered Women Empower Women: CII Hosts Women Leaders in the US-India Corridor to Reflect on International Women’s Day 2021

NEW DELHI / NEW YORK (TIP): To commemorate International Women’s Day, the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) brought together leaders within the US – India partnership to discuss innovative and empowering solutions to daily challenges […]

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BAPS Charities organized a COVID-19 vaccination drive in Melville

  MELVILLE, NY (TIP): As the country takes steps towards distributing COVID vaccines to the population, many communities throughout the United States are either uninformed or misinformed about the process and effectiveness of being vaccinated. […]

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Indian American Forum organized the Tenth Outstanding Women’s Achievements Awards Gala

Dr.  Nirmal Kaur Khurana, Dr. Angelish Kumar, Laura Curran, Jennifer Rajkumar, Roopa Patel awarded LONG ISLAND, NY (TIP): IAF organized the tenth edition of Outstanding Women ‘s Achievements Awards Gala virtually on March 6. Supervisor […]

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Shanti Bhavan to launch High School Chapter program in the US

NEW YORK (TIP): The Shanti Bhavan Children’s Program has decided to launch a High School Chapter program in the US in view of the recent considerable interest from students wishing to bring about social change […]

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GOPIO Organizes 1st Ever Webinar Session “India’s Outreach to the Diaspora – Youth Perspective”

STAMFORD, CT (TIP): As the youth-led initiatives and their success stories around the world have shown, collective action from young people is already changing things for the better. Young people are the HOPE for the […]

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GOPIO Manhattan Chapter Educates the Public on Covid 19 and the Vaccines

NEW YORK (TIP): The COVID-19 pandemic has led to a dramatic loss of human life worldwide and presents an unprecedented challenge to public health, food systems and the world of work. The economic and social […]

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U.S. House passes two Democratic-backed gun control bills

WASHINGTON (TIP):  The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday, March 11, approved a pair of gun control bills as Democrats seized upon a shifting political landscape that they said improved chances for enacting new laws […]