Fast-moving Tropical Storm Fay makes landfall in New Jersey

The storm is expected to bring 1 to 3 inches (3 to 7 centimeters) of rain, a further reduction from earlier forecasts’ estimates. Flash flooding in certain areas is possible, as is minor coastal flooding in the tropical storm warning area stretching north from New York’s Long Island to Rhode Island. Tropical Storm Fay made […]


The Bengaluru connection to NASA’s moon lander

While New Jersey, US-based OrbitBeyond leads a consortium of subcontractors who have designed and developed hardware for deep space missions, Bengaluru-based Team Indus is leading OrbitBeyond’s lander engineering, reports T E Narasimhan. Bengaluru-based private firm Team Indus will be part of a consortium has bagged a contract from the US space agency to design and […]


10 injured as gunmen open fire outside New Jersey bar

At least two gunmen fired into a crowd outside a bar in New Jersey’s capital city, wounding 10 people, two critically, but the motive for the shooting remains unknown, authorities said. Mercer County Prosecutor Angelo Onofri said a vehicle pulled up to the corner outside Ramoneros Liquor and Bar in Trenton at about 12:25 am […]


61-year-old Indian shot dead by teenager in U.S.

Sunil Edla was shot to death by the 16-year-old suspect on November 15 evening outside his apartment in Ventnor City A 61-year old Indian-origin man in the U.S. has been shot dead by a juvenile boy in a suspected robbery and carjacking incident in New Jersey, prosecutors said. Sunil Edla was shot to death by […]


Whoopi, Anthony Bourdain among NJ Hall of Fame nominees

Whoopi Goldberg, Anne Hathaway, Chris Rock, Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito and Anthony Bourdain are among the latest nominees to the New Jersey Hall of Fame. The organization announced its list of 50 nominees for the 11th class Friday. Inductees will be announced in January, and the indication ceremony will be held in May. Other […]