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India Diaspora Integrated in Modi’s New Style of International Diplomacy

Modi succeeds but Foreign Office and diplomats fail to deliver In Public Relations, P stands for Performance.  R stands for Reporting.   Though Prime Minister Modi performs at his highest levels, his diplomats and bureaucrats are failing […]

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US hostage negotiator is new NSA

WASHINGTON(TIP): US President Donald Trump on Wednesday, Sept 18,  named his chief hostage negotiator Robert O’Brien as the new National Security Adviser to replace John Bolton, who was fired last week. O’Brien, who has been […]

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Trump to Join ‘Howdy Modi’: Delighted for Special Gesture, Says Modi

WASHINGTON(TIP): India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed delight at the news of US President Donald. J. Trump  joining the special community program, ‘Howdy Modi’, in Houston, Texas on September 22. Prime Minister said that U.S […]

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The right call: Modi-Trump conversation can reduce tension

Good diplomacy is extreme flexibility. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, after smarting from US President Donald Trump’s offer of mediation, took a big step forward by talking to the White House. This was his first interaction […]

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Inviting Investors: Trump World Top Resort in Kashmir

By Robinder Nath Sachdev  &  Ven Parameswaran On August 5, 2019, the government of India took a historic step, executed in an elegant manner, to reorganize the governance of the Indian state of Jammu & […]

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Trump has made it clear mediation offer on Kashmir not on table anymore: Shringla

WASHINGTON (TIP): US President Donald Trump has made it clear that his offer of mediation on Kashmir is not on the table anymore, a top Indian diplomat said on Monday. India’s Ambassador to the US, […]

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Trump tweets & turmoil

Twitter was initially his mode of communication in domestic politics, during his bitterly fought presidential election campaign against Hillary Clinton. It has now become his favorite instrument to chastise America’s foes and friends alike, ranging […]

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President Trump’s Shocker for India :PM Modi asked him to mediate between India and Pakistan to resolve Kashmir issue; A furious India stoutly denies

WASHINGTON, D.C.(TIP): President Donald Trump left India shell-shocked by turning the decades-long U.S. non-interference policy on its head when he offered to mediate between India and Pakistan to resolve the long-simmering Kashmir dispute. Even more […]

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Trump arrives in Osaka for G-20 Summit; to meet Modi, Xi and Putin

OSAKA /WASHINGTON (TIP): US President Donald Trump on Thursday, June 27, arrived in Osaka, Japan  to attend the G-20 Summit over the weekend and to hold discussions on a host of bilateral and global issues […]

India

World leaders Congratulate Modi: Great things are in store for US-India partnership, says Trump

World leaders on Thursday congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his landslide victory for a second term in office. Congratulatory messages from various parts of the world poured in. While most of them congratulated him over […]

United States

Former Trump campaign Chairman Paul Manafort sentenced to 47 months in Prison

Freshman New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez slammed Paul Manafort’s “little” jail sentence ALEXANDRIA, VA(TIP):  Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort was sentenced on Thursday, March 8,  to 47 months in prison for tax and bank fraud […]

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US regards India as the “Closest Ally” & will be ready to support its war on terrorism

It is for India to take advantage of a sea of  US goodwill The US has recommended that India must get rid of Jaish-e-Mohammed and Lashkar-e-Taiba thru surgical strikes.  It is implied that once India […]

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House Launches New Investigation into President Trump’s Foreign Financial Interests and Russia Ties

WASHINGTON(TIP): The House intelligence committee will launch a broad new investigation looking at Russian interference in the 2016 election and President Donald Trump’s foreign financial interests, Chairman Adam Schiff announced Wednesday, February 6, moving ahead […]

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A failed coup in Venezuela

The country was once the heartbeat of leftist assertion. But with change in the Americas, matters are now complex Thus far, the government of Mr. Maduro remains in power, and the military has pledged its […]

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Wall of shame: on Mexico border wall

The shutdown over the Mexico wall demand will long define Donald Trump’s presidency It began as a populist campaign promise that brought President Donald Trump’s supporters cheering to their feet and paved the way for […]

United States

‘Individual 1’: Trump emerges as a central subject of Mueller probe: Washington Post

WASHINGTON(TIP): A Washington Post November 29  late afternoon report by Carol D. Leonnig and Josh Dawsey claims that Trump has emerged as a central subject of Mueller probe. “ In two major developments this week, President […]

United States

Indian American Lawyer Neomi Rao to Replace Kavanaugh in US Court

WASHINGTON(TIP): Indian American Neomi Rao has been nominated by US President Donald Trump to fill Justice Brett Kavanaugh’s seat on the DC Circuit Court of Appeals. Trump, during Diwali celebrations  at the Roosevelt Room of the […]

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Trump praises Indian-American Officials at the Diwali Celebrations in the White House

WASHINGTON(TIP):  Indian Americans were praised by the US President Donald Trump for their “incredible” performance in his administration. Trump has appointed more than two dozen Indian Americans to senior positions since he assumed office in […]

United States

Trump sacks AG, ‘takes over’ Russia meddling probe

WASHINGTON(TIP): President Donald Trump on Wednesday, November 7,  sacked US Attorney General Jeff Sessions, virtually taking operational control of a sensitive probe into foreign interference in the 2016 election and the possibility of collusion between […]

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Heather Nauert is Trump’s top choice to succeed Nikki Haley as UN ambassador

WASHINGTON(TIP): President Donald Trump has told advisers that Heather Nauert, the State Department spokeswoman, is his leading choice to become US ambassador to the United Nations and he could offer the post as soon as […]

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Four days before US midterm polls, Trump admits Republicans could lose the House

WASHINGTON (TIP): At a “Make America Great Again” political rally in Iowa  President Trump said: “It could happen. Could happen. And you know what you do.  My whole life, you know what I say? ‘Don’t […]

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Killing Khashoggi: Saudi Arabia and its `Mr. Everything’ face the heat

The killing of dissident writer Jamal Khashoggi at the Saudi Arabian consulate in Istanbul is a tale of trans-national crime, intrigue and murder. The botched up cover-up has shaken the world. Even as Crown Prince […]

United States

Bombs reach top U.S. porches: Trump calls for more civility in politics

WASHINGTON(TIP): US President Donald Trump has called on people to be more civil in politics, after a series of suspected explosives were sent to high-profile U.S. figures just days ahead of the mid-term polls. None […]

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Pakistan’s Nuclear Arsenal more worrisome than North Korea’s

Pakistan is more dangerous than North Korea as it does not have a centralized control on its nuclear weapons, making them vulnerable to theft and sale. “9/11 happened because Pakistan supported the Taliban and the […]

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Trump administration to propose major changes in H-1B visas by January 2019

WASHINGTON(TIP): The Trump administration has said it is coming out with new proposals to not only revise the definition of specialty occupations under H-1B visas, but also the definition of employment under this foreign work […]