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What to expect from this year’s UN General Assembly (UNGA)

NEW YORK (TIP): This year’s United Nations General Assembly could make or break the future of in-person meetings at the gathering in New York City. After a year of carefully negotiating, adapting and crafting health […]

United States

Indian-origin, Sole earner shot in US, kin in dire straits in Punjab

HOUSTON (TIP): Six years ago, Simarjit Singh sold off his 7 kanals to send elder son, Gurjit Pal Singh, to the US. On Monday, September 6, Gurjit (22) was shot by a man here over […]

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North American Punjabi Association’s Executive Director says that Sikhs are victims of hate crimes post 9/11

MILPITAS, CA (TIP): Sikhs are still victims of hate crimes post 9/11 in the US. Satnam Singh Chahal, executive director, North American Punjabi Association (NAPA), said, “Some hate crimes are in the record of the […]

United States

‘Making Taliban Great Again’:  Banners with photos of Biden as militant shows up in US

Republican Scott Wagner said he was behind the banners WASHINGTON (TIP): Republican Scott Wagner, 65, who ran for governor of the Keystone State in 2018 and lost, proudly took credit for the bizarre billboards. For […]

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Celebrating Constitution Day

Constitution Day and Citizenship Day is observed each year on September 17 to commemorate the signing of the Constitution on September 17, 1787, and “recognize all who, by coming of age or by naturalization, have […]

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Hindutva movement’s massive effort to silence dissent and restrict Academic freedom decried

NEW YORK (TIP): George Abraham, Vice-Chair of Indian Overseas Congress, USA, decried the Hindutva movement’s massive effort to silence dissent and restrict Academic freedom. “The massive effort undertaken by the Hindutva forces in the U.S. […]

United States

Vice President Kamala Harris meets with Partnership for Central America Leaders Ajay Banga and Jonathan Fantini Porter

WASHINGTON (TIP): Vice President Kamala Harris, on September 5, spokewith Ajay Banga, Executive Chairman of Mastercard and Board Member of the Partnership for Central America (PCA) and Jonathan Fantini Porter, PCA’s Executive Director, about their […]

United States

IRS highlights employer tax responsibilities and benefits during Small Business Week

WASHINGTON (TIP): In support of National Small Business Week, the Internal Revenue Service will issue numerous online materials that focus on getting small business owners the information they need to comply with filing and paying […]

United States

Justice Department sues Texas to block six-week abortion ban

WASHINGTON (TIP): The Biden administration sued Texas on Thursday, Sept 9 to try to block the nation’s most restrictive abortion law, which bans the procedure as early as six weeks into pregnancy and allows private […]

Entertainment

Jean-Paul Belmondo, the face of the French New Wave and a towering giant of 20th century cinema, dies aged 88

Belmondo’s unconventional looks, nonchalance bordering on contempt, laconic dialogue delivery, and roguish charm today defines the French New Wave Whenever one talks about cinema as the art form of the 20th century, it is impossible […]

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Long Island Indo-American Lions Club Gala a big draw

LONG ISLAND, NY (TIP): Long Island Indo-American Lions Club hosted its 1St Annual Gala on August 29th at Leonard’sPalazzo, Great Neck, Long Island. It was a full house. The Program began with greetings & warm […]

Sports News

UCL T20 Night Tournament Final Cricket match: Anjuman defeat Deccan Heroes

CHICAGO (TIP): United Cricket League and Entertainment held its Night Tournament Closing Ceremony was on August 23, 2021 at Skokie Sports Park, 3459 Oakton St, Skokie, IL. 12 teams that participated are Anjuman, Chicago Indians, […]

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US committed to safe passage for last 100-200 Americans left in Afghanistan: Biden

WASHINGTON (TIP): The White House on Tuesday, August 31, said 98% of Americans who wanted to leave Afghanistan were able to do so, and President Joe Biden affirmed that the United States remained committed to […]

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AAPI Launches Adopt-A-Village – A Rural Health Initiative in India

Ambassador Taranjit Singh Sandhu & Consul Generals from all 5 Consulates in US applaud AAPI’s Efforts CHICAGO (TIP): Continuing with its magnificent efforts to help their motherland, members of American Associati9on of Physicians of Indian […]

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Indian American Republican Nikki Haley blasts Biden Administration over Taliban scenario

WASHINGTON (TIP):Leading Indian American Republican leader Nikki Haley has blasted the Biden administration for its execution in withdrawing troops from Afghanistan, saying it “completely surrendered to the Taliban.” “They’re not negotiating with the Taliban. They’ve […]

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Indian American Congressman Ro Khanna emphasized upon India-US partnership in combating Taliban, terrorism

WASHINGTON (TIP): The strategic partnership between India and the United States is more critical than ever in containing the Taliban and preventing terrorism, an influential American lawmaker said on Friday, August 20. “The US-India strategic […]

Breaking News

As Covid situation improves, US eases travel advisory for India

WASHINGTON (TIP): The US eased its travel advisory for India on Monday, August 16 lowering it to Level 2: Moderate. The new travel advisory of Level 2 – which is considered safe – came in […]

Breaking News

AAPI’s National Blood Donation Drive and Stem Cell Registry Launched, Honoring Fallen Covid Warriors

CHICAGO, IL (TIP):  “I am grateful to the dozens of local AAPI Chapters who have initiated and organized Blood Donation Drives and Stem Cell Registration across the nation, in honor of the Fallen Heroes of […]

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FIA Hosts a grand India’s Independence Day Gala

CHICAGO, IL (TIP):  Federation of Indian Associations [FIA] hosted a grand glittering 75th Indian Independence Day Gala Banquet marking a dazzling milestone celebration ostensibly enhanced with illuminating traditional,patriotic and contemporary dance presentations depicting the majestic […]

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Child Tax Credit: New update address feature available with IRS online portal; make other changes by Aug. 30 for September payment

WASHINGTON(TIP): The Internal Revenue Service has launched a new feature allowing any family receiving monthly Child Tax Credit payments to quickly and easily update their mailing address using the Child Tax Credit Update Portal, found […]

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Biden calls to let extra jobless benefits expire

WASHINGTON (TIP): The Biden administration said in a letter to lawmakers Thursday, August 19 that it’s “appropriate” for expanded unemployment benefits to expire as scheduled in a little more than two weeks, but that states […]