NY/NJ/CT

Tom Suozzi wins reelection on the strength of absentee ballots

LONG ISLAND, NY (TIP): A friend to the Indian American community among whom he has a lot many personal friends, Rep. Tom Suozzi has won a third term in Congress after reversing a roughly 4,000-vote […]

Frontpage News

U.S.- India 2+2 talks will focus on regional issues

NEW DELHI (TIP): US Secretary of State Mike  Pompeo and  US Secretary of Defense Mark T.  Esper will arrive in New Delhi on October 26 and meet with their Indian counterparts External Affairs Minister S. […]

Frontpage News

US Presidential elections: You ain’t seen nothing yet

Winning more votes in the US Presidential election does not assure a candidate victory Biden’s chances of defeating Trump look good, but there’s a long way to go and things can change very quickly One […]

Opinions

Ruth Bader Ginsburg: A ‘precise female’

By Edith Roberts This slow talker, ruthless editor and die-hard romantic wanted to make sure that every woman could find her best place, whether in a military-academy classroom, on the floor of a factory or […]

Indian American

Indian arrested for stabbing wife to death in Miami

MIAMI, FL (TIP): Philip Mathew (Nevin), 34, of Wixom, Michigan has been arrested and charged in the murder of his Malayalee wife Merin Joy, 26. She was a nurse at Broad Health Coral Springs Hospital. Merin […]

Frontpage News

Indian American Congressman Introduces Lifesaving Legislation to Curb COVID-19 Surge

WASHINGTON  (TIP): As COVID-19 infections continue to surge across America and nearly 30 states impose public mask-wearing requirements, Indian American Rep. Ro Khanna (CA-17), Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT), and over three dozen of their Democratic colleagues in […]

Breaking News

US coronavirus death toll passes 150,000: Johns Hopkins

The country recorded more than 4.38 million total cases. WASHINGTON (TIP): More than 150,000 people have died of COVID-19 in the United States, according to a tally maintained by Johns Hopkins University. The world’s worst-hit […]

Breaking News

U.S. records over 1,000 new coronavirus deaths for a second day in a row

Over 142,000 lives have been lost to the virus in the United States over the last five months, the highest in the world. WASHINGTON (TIP): The deaths from the novel coronavirus in the United States […]

Frontpage News

Green Card waitlist for Indians is more than 195 years: US senator

WASHINGTON (TIP): The backlog for an Indian national to get permanent residency or Green Card is more than 195 years, a top Republican senator has said, urging his Senate colleagues to come out with a […]

Frontpage News

Indian Origin Uttam Dhillon Named Interpol Washington Director

WASHINGTON (TIP): Attorney General William P. Barr announced July 20 that Uttam Dhillon will become INTERPOL Washington Director after Wayne Salzgaber returns to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security following his over two-year detail serving […]

Frontpage News

Indian-American Puneet Ahluwalia announces PAC for Lt Gov of Virginia race

WASHINGTON (TIP): An Indian-American Republican businessman will run for the powerful office of Lieutenant Governor of Virginia and has launched a political action committee for it. Puneet Ahluwalia, 55, in an e-mail to his supporters […]

Comments

No Dollar Value on Human Lives, Please: Opt for Total Shut down of America

Please don’t  provoke  Nature, anymore . Be fearful of the  approaching catastrophe. Now is the time to get out of the way of a devouring monster of Coronavirus.   President Trump should impose a nationwide […]

Frontpage News

Bashing Christians and befriending Trump, the Christian, Modi Style

  “In the light of President’s remarks at the United Nations General Assembly that it is necessary to “increase the prosecution and punishment of crimes against religious communities”, the world is waiting to see whether […]

United States

Indian Overseas Congress, USA applauds Congress victory in Assembly elections

NEW YORK  (TIP): ‘People of India have spoken once again through the ballot box, and the message has been sent loud and clear that they are simply unhappy with the direction of the country under […]

United States

NFIA to host 3-day conference in Virginia on November16-18

WASHINGTON DC. (TIP): The National Federation of Indian American Associations (NFIA), an organization of several Indian American groups, will host a three-day conference in Tysons, Virginia, just outside of Washington, DC, from November 16 to […]

Featured

Ranju Batra Reminisces her Struggle for Diwali Stamp: Says, Gone through the Worst Birth Pangs

By I.S. Saluja “At the very end of every struggle comes a precious reward that is worth all your blood, sweat and tears.”  ― Edmond Mbiaka Ranju Batra, Chair of Diwali Stamp Project, now also […]

Featured

Decoding Trump’s attack on Europe

His incendiary tour of the continent seeks to reverse the gains Europe has achieved over the last 70 years. “Mr. Trump’s blistering attack on European states for not meeting their military spending obligations is misplaced. […]

United States

Ramesh Chennithala, Opposition Party leader in Kerala implores NRIs to support democracy and freedom

LONG ISLAND, NEW YORK(TIP): Ramesh Chennithala, the opposition party leader in Kerala urged the NRIs in America to take an active part in defense of democracy and freedom in India. He was expressing his opinion […]

India

US won’t tolerate Pakistan becoming haven for terrorists: Nikki Haley

NEW DELHI(TIP): Pakistan becoming a haven for terror groups cannot be tolerated and the US has already delivered the message to Islamabad, US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley said here June 28. “We cannot […]

Featured

U.S.-North Korea: a deal that can be done

The Korean imbroglio reflects America’s fear of any meaningful adjustment to the global balance of power The whirlwind U.S.-North Korean bromance hit a temporary roadblock last week. If American President Donald Trump’s decision to open […]

Featured

Along the Borders

Unmindful, or perhaps too mindful, of the date, the U.S. inaugurated its new embassy building in Jerusalem last week, on May 14. Proceeding ahead full steam to shift its diplomatic mission in Israel from Tel […]