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Indian American Sikh attacked in a robbery bid

RICHMOND HILL, NY (TIP): In less than a month and a half a third targeted attack on an Indian American  Sikh has taken place in Queens neighborhood of Richmond Hill, which is considered a neighborhood […]

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U.S. Congressional Candidate Victoria Virasingh (VA-8) Approaches Virginia Election

ARLINGTON, V.A.(TIP): Victoria Virasingh is a progressive Democrat running to represent Virginia’s 8th Congressional District. Her campaign is breaking barriers, inspiring new voter participation in the political process, and getting backed by organizations across the […]

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Midwest Punjabi Association (MPA) in collaboration with the Consulate General of India set the precedent for paying tribute to “The Martyrs of the Jallianwala Bagh Massacre”

CHICAGO,  IL (TIP): The celebration of Punjabi Virsa (Punjabi Heritage) organized by the Midwest Punjabi Association (MPA) in collaboration with the Consulate General of India set the precedent for paying the perfect tribute to the […]

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ACLU SOLIDARITY TEAM DISCUSSES CRUCIAL ISSUES FACING AAPI

By Mabel Pais EVENT DESCRIPTION In New Jersey and across the country, we have seen an alarming rise in hate and bias incidents against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders. As we witness more verbal assaults, […]

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Eid-Ul-Fitr Celebrations Bring over 8000 Devout Muslims toIslamic Center of Naperville

ICN leadership team with the President, Kashif Fakhruddin. Kashif Fakhruddin, President, ICN Naperville Extends Warmest Wishes to Muslims in the United States and around the World Celebrating Eid-ul-Fitr CHICAGO,  IL(TIP): On Monday May 2nd,2022 Muslims […]

Bollywood

Bollywood’s Vivek Anand Oberoi to Host CRY America Gala Series Benefiting Children in India

 “Heroes for Life” to Fete Donors, Project Partners for Steadfast Support Through Pandemic HOUSTON (TIP): Even as COVID-19’s Delta variant wrought havoc and tragedy through India last year, there was no shortage of stories about […]

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Vibrant independent press a cornerstone for any healthy democracy: Blinken

WASHINGTON, D.C. (TIP): A vibrant independent press is a cornerstone for any healthy democracy, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken said, observing that the exercise of freedom of expression, including freedom of the press, is […]

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USCIRF recommends to designate India, 14 others as ‘Country of Particular Concern’

WASHINGTON, D.C. (TIP): A US Congress-constituted quasi-judicial body on Monday, April 25,  recommended to the Biden Administration to designate India, China, Pakistan, Afghanistan and 11 other nations as “Country of Particular Concern” in the context […]

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USCIRF report on religious freedom work of ‘Hinduphobic’ people, alleges Hindu body

WASHINGTON, D.C. (TIP): A Hindu body here called the USCIRF report on religious freedom a work of “Hinduphobic” commission members while Muslim and Christian groups hailed the observations made in it, demanding that the US […]

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U.S. reports its first human case of H5 bird flu

WASHINGTON, D.C. (TIP): The person was involved in the culling of poultry presumed to have had H5N1 bird flu, the CDC said in a statement. The first known human case of H5 bird flu in […]

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US Senator seeks clarity from Biden Admin on CAATSA sanctions waiver to India

WASHINGTON, D.C. (TIP): A powerful Democratic Senator on Tuesday sought clarity from the Biden Administration on CAATSA sanctions waiver to India on purchase of S-400 missile defense system from Russia. “In South and Central Asia, […]

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India’s Eminent Parliamentarian Suresh Prabhu honored in Chicago

CHICAGO, IL (TIP): Indian American Business Council [IABC] hosted a rousing reception in honor of distinguished visiting Member of Parliament & Former Central Minister Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu at a ceremony held in Downer’s grove, Illinois […]

Breaking News

Biden to seek $33 billion for Ukraine; to seize more money from Russian oligarchs to pay for the war effort

WASHINGTON, D.C. (TIP): President Joe Biden  asked  Congress on Thursday, April 28,  for $33 billion to support Ukraine — a dramatic escalation of U.S. funding for its war against Russia — as well as new […]

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US Congressman expresses concern over human rights situation in Kashmir

WASHINGTON, D.C. (TIP): A prominent American Congressman has expressed concern over the human rights situation in Kashmir and emphasized that the US government must make clear that it expects better of democracies like India. The […]

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US, not Russia, is and will be India’s reliable partner post Ukrainian war: State Dept Counsellor

WASHINGTON,D.C. (TIP): It is the United States, and not Russia, which is and will be India’s “reliable” partner post the war in Ukraine, the Biden Administration pitched on Thursday, April22, asserting that it is ready […]

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Bharti Desai Midwest Garba Queen Rocks Chicagoland Indian Community

CHICAGO,  IL(TIP): First time in Chicago Aarush Entertainment and Manav Seva Mandir present Chaitra Navratri Garba by Midwest Garba Queen Bharti Desai on Saturday – April 09, 2022 at Manav Seva Mandir, 101 S Church […]

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International Gujarati Film Festival (IGFF) is back this year with its 3rd Edition at Atlanta

ATLANTA(TIP): The 3rd Edition ofVadilal International Gujarati Film festival (IGFF) will be held between May 20th to 22nd, 2022 at ATLANTA, GA, USA,the cinematic cultural festival is also supported by Gujarat Tourism. After the gap […]

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Sikhs Sue Marine Corps Over Restrictions on Beards

The Marine Corps says it needs uniformity, especially during boot camp, and that beards pose risks. Sikhs say the rules are arbitrary and needlessly burden religious liberty. WASHINGTON, D.C. (TIP): A Marine artillery captain named […]

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Biden greets people on Mahavir Jayanti

WASHINGTON, D.C. (TIP): “This is a day to strive for peace, happiness, and the success of all,” Biden said in a tweet, wishing the devotees on behalf of himself and First Lady Jill Biden. “May […]

India

Modi-Biden virtual meeting ‘very helpful’ for 2+2 dialogue, says Jaishankar

WASHINGTON, D.C. (TIP): The virtual meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Joe Biden was “very helpful” for the India-US 2+2 ministerial dialogue, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said Wednesday, April 13  noting that […]