Opinions

AS I SEE IT 

“Our Nation Is like None Other; President Trump Is like None Other; Our Election Was like None Other; and 2020 Civil War Continues, As China Grabs Lands and Assets.   The Presidential Election on November […]

Frontpage News

Punjab reaches out to US Investors : Organizes Investors’ Roundtable

WASHINGTON (TIP): Ambassador Taranjit Singh Sandhu delivered a special address at the inaugural session of USA-Punjab Investors’ Roundtable 2020 on 17 November 2020. Chief Minister of Punjab, Capt. Amarinder Singh delivered the Presidential address and […]

Frontpage News

China will have to play by rules; US to rejoin Paris Climate Accord & WHO: Biden

WASHINGTON  (TIP): US President-elect Joe Biden said, ,November 19 that he wants to make sure that China plays by the rules, and announced that his administration will rejoin the Paris Climate Accord and the World […]

Frontpage News

President-elect Biden is a friend of India: Padma Bhushan Sant Chatwal

NEW YORK (I. S. Saluja): Padma Bhushan Sant Chatwal, one of the Indian Americans who was instrumental in US signing a nuclear deal with India, recalled the great contribution of Joe Biden in sealing the […]

United States

Trump’s actions sending ‘incredibly damaging’ message to world, says Biden

WASHINGTON (TIP): U.S. President-elect Joe Biden confirmed that he was not planning a nationwide economic shutdown to control the pandemic. President Elect Joe Biden said incumbent Donald Trump’s refusal to concede the election and cooperate […]

United States

Biden wins Georgia by 12,670 Votes: governor certifies presidential electors for Biden

ATLANTA (TIP): Gov. Brian Kemp of Georgia on Friday , November 20, certified 16 presidential electors for Joseph R. Biden, Jr., after his office accepted the certification of the results showing that the former vice […]

United States

CDC pleads with Americans to avoid Thanksgiving travel

California sets curfew WASHINGTON  (TIP): In a plaintive call, the United States‘ top public health agency has pleaded with Americans to avoid traveling for Thanksgiving or spending it with people with whom they do not […]

United States

President-elect Biden likely to provide US citizenship to over 5,00,000 Indians

WASHINGTON (TIP): US President-elect Joe Biden will work towards providing a roadmap to American citizenship for nearly 11 million undocumented immigrants, including over 5,00,000 from India, and will also establish a minimum admission number of […]

United States

Biden reassures US allies in calls with leaders of Japan, South Korea, Australia

NEW YORK (TIP): In their first calls with Joe Biden since the U.S. election, the leaders of Japan, South Korea and Australia on Thursday reaffirmed plans to form close ties with the president-elect to tackle […]

Indian American

Indian-origin Vivek Murthy to lead Biden Covid panel

WASHINGTON (TIP): While several Indian-Americans, such as Richard Verma, Nisha Biswal, Sonal Shah and Seema Sadanandan, might figure in the new Biden administration to be announced around November 26, an American of the Indian origin […]

Opinions

Biden likely to give India more strategic space

Biden has said that he would constitute a united front of the US, its allies and partners to ‘confront China’s abusive behavior and human rights violations’ and ‘place US back at the head of the […]

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Comments

Biden, Harris are in

Change of guard augurs well for the US, the world at large The tortuous 2020 United States presidential poll process finally comes to an end, throwing up results that are singular in every which way […]

Indian American

Indian Sikhs in U.S. welcome election of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris

WASHINGTON  (TIP): Sikhs across the United States have hailed the victory of President-elect Joe Biden and his running mate Kamala Harris in the November 3 elections, saying America needed a leader who would set a […]

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Letters

DIWALI 2020

“Diwali Mubarak to all those who are celebrating this great festival on Long Island, in Queens, across the United States, and around the world. May we all join together in spirit to celebrate the triumph […]

Indian American

Indian American lawyer becomes first South Asian woman to be elected to New York State Assembly

NEW YORK (TIP) : A 38-year-old Indian-American lawyer has become the first South Asian woman to be elected to the New York State Assembly. Jenifer Rajkumar, a Democrat, defeated her Republican rival Giovanni Perna. “Congratulations to @JeniferRajkumar […]

Breaking News

Biden addresses the nation as he moves steadily closer to victory

Leads in  Arizona, Nevada, Georgia and Pennsylvania Results may take a few days to come I.S. Saluja NEW YORK (TIP): Joe Biden on Friday, November 6 evening maintained his lead over Trump in the battleground […]

Science & Technology

Mysterious radio signal spotted in Milky Way for first time

Fast radio bursts (FRBs) are some of the most energetic — and most brief — blasts of light in the universe. These mysterious radio wave pulses flash through space a thousand times a day, occasionally […]

United States

Veterans Day in the United States

In the USA, Veterans Day annually falls on November 11. This day is the anniversary of the signing of the armistice, which ended the World War I hostilities between the Allied nations and Germany in […]

Coronavirus

US sets new world record as single-day COVID-19 cases surpass 110,000

The US has set a new world record as its single-day COVID-19 cases topped over 110,000 on Thursday. A total of 117,988 new cases and 1,135 new deaths were recorded on Thursday, according to data […]

Indian American

Indian-Origin MR Rangaswami gets Canada-India Business Council’s ‘Global Service Award’

WASHINGTON (TIP): Indiaspora’s Founder, MR Rangaswami, has been recognized by the CanadaIndia Business Council with its new 2020 ‘Global Service Award’ for launching Indiaspora and connecting the Indian diaspora globally. The award was presented virtually […]

Perspective

The India-U.S. defense partnership is deepening

Blurb The optics around the 2+2 Dialogue in Delhi are defining — the defense ties between the two countries have come of age Sidebar The signing, last week, of the Basic Exchange and Cooperation Agreement […]

Breaking News

India, U.S. ink landmark defense pact

Pact takes Indo-US defense ties to the next level NEW DELHI (TIP): India and the U.S. on October 27 inked a landmark defense agreement that will allow sharing of high-end military technology, classified satellite data, […]

Breaking News

U.S. coronavirus cases cross nine million: a Reuters report says

NEW YORK (TIP): U.S. coronavirus cases crossed the 9 million mark on Friday, October 30, rising by 1 million in two weeks as the world’s worst-affected country faces a resurgence in the pandemic just ahead […]

United States

Kamala Harris seeks creation of national police registry with records of misconduct

Calls for creating national standards on use of force, decriminalizing marijuana and expunging criminal records of people convicted of marijuana offences WASHINGTON (TIP): Democratic vice-presidential candidate Kamala Harris has sought the creation of a national […]

Other News

Iran and Russia Seek to Influence Election in Final Days, U.S. Officials Warn

WASHINGTON (TIP): Iran and Russia have both obtained American voter registration data, top national security officials announced late on Wednesday, providing the first concrete evidence that the two countries are stepping in to try to […]