As I See It

Neglecting cultural czar Munshi’s efforts

“A massive effort of rewriting Indian history from our traditional perspective was done between 1951 and 2003. This was by the doyen of cultural renaissance, the late Dr KM Munshi, who was also a noted […]

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Coronavirus

Law ministry approves increase of poll expenditure by candidates

New Delhi (TIP)-The Union ministry of law and justice on Thursday, Jan 6,  approved raising the election expenditure ceiling by a candidate to a maximum of Rs 95 lakh in Parliamentary elections and Rs 40 […]

Opinions

Modi alone knows best

Propaganda claims PM doing everything for the good of country and its people Our existence should not depend on the mercy or compassion of the messiah. Instead, it requires the spirit of a creatively nuanced […]

United States

The Uttar Pradesh (UP) Association of Greater ChicagoCelebrates Diwali the Traditional Way

Chicago IL: The Uttar Pradesh (UP) Association of Greater Chicago held a function for the annual day and Diwali celebration on Friday, Nov. 12, 2021, at the Ashyana Banquet Hall in Downers Grove, IL. Last […]

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India in history this Week-November 5 to November 11, 2021

05 NOVEMBER 1556       In the second battle of Panipat, the Mughal ruler Akbar defeated Hemu. 1920       Indian Red Cross Society was established. 1961       India‘s first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru visited New York. 2001       India and […]

India

Call off kanwar yatra, or we will, SC tells UP

New Delhi (TIP): The Supreme Court on Friday, July 16,  observed that “the Uttar Pradesh government cannot go ahead with the kanwar yatra – 100%”, asking the state to either withdraw the decision to allow […]

Frontpage News

Trumping majoritarianism in the Hindi heartland

While regional parties will continue to be significant in various States of the Union, the principal challenge of overcoming majoritarianism lies in the Hindi heartland, especially in U.P. Oppositional electoral alliances, notably the formation of […]

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Coronavirus

India to import 50,000 MT medical oxygen amid COVID surge

New Delhi (TIP): The government on Thursday, April 15,  said it would import 50,000 metric tonnes of medical oxygen to assure supplies to states even as it added that oxygen availability in the country was […]

Entertainment

SC refuses interim protection from arrest to makers of ‘Tandav’

Tandav, released on January 15, is a nine-episode political thriller. The web series landed in controversaries on allegedly hurting religious sentiments. The Supreme Court on Wednesday, January 27, has refused to provide interim protection from […]

Opinions

Political takeaways from the Bihar campaign

  Tejashwi Yadav’s campaign in Bihar is frustrating the ruling party as it is using that very powerful appeal against a 15-year-old regime by citing the absence of bread and butter issues and taking the […]

India

15th Edition of Pravasi Bharatiya Divas Concludes

President confers Pravasi Bharatiya awards on 28 overseas Indians and two organizations Chandra Shekhar Mishra, Gita Gopinath, Gitesh Jayantilal, Prakash Madhavdas Heda from the US are among the Honorees VARANASI(TIP): The three-day Pravasi Bharatiya Divas […]

India

UTTAR PRADESH BY-ELECTION:Samajwadi Party wins Yogi Adityanath’s Gorakhpur, UP CM says result ‘unexpected’ UTTAR PRADESH

LUCKNOW (TIP): Delivering a major blow to the BJP, the Samajwadi Party won Gorakhpur and Phulpur Lok Sabha seats in Uttar Pradesh by-election. Samajwadi Party’s Nagendra Pratap Singh Patel defeated BJP’s Kaushlendra Singh Patel by […]

India

Modi’s $87 billion river-linking project set to take off as floods hit India

NEW DELHI (TIP): After years of foot-dragging, India will begin work in around a month on an $87 billion scheme to connect some of the country’s biggest rivers, government sources say, as Prime Minister Narendra Modi bets on […]

India

Rahul Gandhi, Mayawati to skip RJD rally on August 27

Video clips of chief minister Nitish Kumar’s statements against PM Narendra Modi before the 2015 assembly elections and Modi’s DNA comment and other remarks against Kumar will be played at the rally. PATNA (TIP): RJD chief Lalu Prasad’s proposed ‘BJP Bhagao, Desh Bachao’ rally at […]

India

Will decide on early hearing in Babri Masjid dispute case says SC

NEW DELHI (TIP): The Supreme Court on Friday, July 21, said it would take a decision to list for early hearing a batch of petitions challenging the Allahabad High Court verdict in the Ram Temple-Babri Masjid land dispute […]

India

EXPLOSIVE RECOVERED FROM UP ASSEMBLY, YOGI CLAIMS TERROR CONSPIRACY

NEW DELHI (TIP): Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath said on July 14 (Friday) that the “white powder” recovered from the state Legislative Assembly on July 12 was an explosive substance and claimed there may be a “terror conspiracy” […]

India

UP may face Mandsaur-like situation, warn farmer bodies

LUCKNOW: (TIP): The resentment among Uttar Pradesh farmers, especially sugarcane growers and potato cultivators, may snowball into protests if timely steps are not taken to prevent the simmering agrarian distress from going the Madhya Pradesh way, farmer bodies have […]

Americas

Indian-Americans shine at Intel science fair in the US

WASHINGTON (TIP): While four Indian- Americans received top awards in various categories, an Indian boy has won the world’s largest pre-college science competition in the US in environmental engineering category for his project on biodegradation of pesticides. Prashant Ranganathan, a 12th grader from Jamshedpur, alongwith over 20 high […]

India

Prevention of Cruelty to Cows; not to humans: an emerging reality in Modi’s India

“This is a direct infringement of the fundamental right of the people as to what to consume, and this order may even have usurped the State rights in deciding vital issues that impact its citizens. The federal structure that stood the test of time since Independence may also be in the crosshairs. The socio-economic consequences from […]

India

Oppn will leave no stone unturned to garner support: Mamata on Presidential poll

KOLKATA (TIP): The Opposition parties will leave no stone unturned to garner support for Presidential election, West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee said. She also “hoped” that the Opposition combination leads to an anti-BJP political formation for the 2019 […]

Incredible India

UTTARAKHAND Nestled in the lap of the Himalayas

UTTARAKHAND Nestled in the lap of the Himalayas Uttarakhand is one of the most beautiful northern states of India located on the southern slope of the Himalayan range. Mighty Himalayan peaks and glaciers are on its north where it […]

India

Direct AI flights between Colombo and Varanasi from August

Direct AI flights between Colombo and Varanasi from August: Modi   COLOMBO (TIP): Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced, May 12, that India‘s flag carrier Air India would begin direct flights between Colombo and the holy city of […]

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INOC, USA deplores mob attack on Nigerian Students in Greater Noida, India

NEW YORK (TIP): ‘It is a sad day for a nation when foreign nationals are targeted, harassed and beaten up. What kind of a country India wants to be?’ asked George Abraham, Chairman of the […]

India

Centre accords Z+ VVIP security to UP CM Adityanath

New Delhi (TIP): The Centre has accorded the top category ‘Z+’ VVIP armed security cover to newly-appointed Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath. The cover will be provided by a special commando team of the […]

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India

INOC, USA expresses serious disappointment over Yogi Adityanath as the Chief Minister of U.P.

NEW YORK (TIP): ‘It is a recipe for disaster for the state of Uttar Pradesh however; it is part of a carefully calibrated plan by the BJP to further sow the seeds of polarization and […]