Raveena barred from promoting her film ‘Maatr’?

Raveena Tandon has been requested by Cine and TV Artists Association (CINTAA) not to promote her upcoming film ‘Maatr’, as the film’s producer Anjum Rizvi is yet to get his dues for a past project […]


Pravasi Bharatiya Divas closes; engagement extremely substantive, says government

BENGALURU (TIP): The three-day 14th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas, a mega meet of the Indian disapora which saw its largest convergence, came to an end in the IT city on Monday, January 9, with the government […]

Consul General Ambassador Riva Ganguly Das spoke about the highlights of PBD 2017
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Indian Consulate in New York celebrates Pravasi Bharatiya Divas

NEW YORK CITY (TIP): The Consulate General of India, New York in association with AIA (Association of Indian Americans) celebrated Pravasi Bharatiya Divas 2017 (PBD 2017) at its premises on Saturday 8, January 2017. A […]

Dr. Bharat Barai of Chicago receiving the Pravasi Bharatiya Samman from President of India. Seen from L to R: General VK Singh, Minister of State for External affairs, President Pranab Mukherjee, Dr. Bharat Barai and Luiss da Costa, Prime Minister of Portugal who was also conferred the honor. Photo / Jay Mandal on assignment

Six Indian Americans honored with Pravasi Bharatiya Samman

BENGALURU (TIP): Nisha Desai Biswal, Assistant Secretary of State, Department of State, community activist Dr. Sampatkumar Shivangi; community activist Ramesh Shah, environmental engineer Hari Babu Bindal, philanthropist and organizer of Modi’s historic Madison Square Garden […]

President Pranab Mukherjee conferred Pravasi Bharatiya Samman on Nisha Desai Biswal, US Assistant Secretary of State. Seen in the picture, from L to R: General VK Singh, Minister of State for External affairs, President Pranab Mukherjee, Nisha Desai Biswal with her honor scroll and Luiss Da Costa, Prime Minister of Portugal who was also conferred the honor. Photo/Jay Mandal on assignment

PBD 2017 Concludes on a note of greater engagement between the government of India and the Diaspora

‘Indians abroad are ambassadors of our culture’: President Mujherjee BENGALURU (TIP): The three-day Pravasi Bharatiya Divas convention came to an end on Monday, January 9, with the President Pranab Mukerjee delivering valedictory address and conferring […]


Welcome to Pravasi Bharatiya Divas 2017 at Bengaluru

THE CONVENTION WILL FOCUS ON DIASPORA ACHIEVEMENTS   TIP Correspondent BENGALURU: The curtains are ready to be raised on the 14th edition of the Pravasi Bharatiya Divas being held at Bengaluru from January 7 to […]


The Expanding Horizons of Pravasi Bharatiya Divas over the Years

Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) is celebrated on 9 January every year to mark the contribution of Overseas Indian community in the development of India. January 9 was chosen as the day to celebrate this occasion […]


Pravasi Bharatiya Divas 2017: Redefining Engagement with Indian Diaspora

“I personally extend my warm greetings to you. Please do come. This day is being celebrated in your honor. This day is dedicated to overseas Indians who, through heroic achievements, have made a mark in […]


Portuguese PM to Be Chief Guest at Pravasi Bharatiya Divas

NEW DELHI (TIP) — Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Costa will be the chief guest at next year’s Pravasi Bharatiya Divas, the foremost conclave of the Indian diaspora, it was announced Nov. 21. “Antonio Costa, Prime […]


14th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) in Bengaluru from January 7-9, 2017

NEW YORK (TIP): The Pravasi Bharatiya Divas is a Convention organized to connect the Government of India and State Governments of India to its Overseas Indian Diasporas. The PBD Convention provides a platform for the […]