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Short film ‘Carbon’ releases poster of Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Prachi Desai Short film ‘Carbon’ releases poster of Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Prachi Desai

The makers of 'Carbon' have released two intriguing posters featuring Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Prachi Desai respectively followed by Jackky's poster.

Sikh man stopped, questioned by New Zealand police for carrying kirpan Sikh man stopped, questioned by New Zealand police for carrying kirpan

In another case of conflict with authorities abroad, a Sikh man was asked to remove his kirpan (ceremonial knife) after police boarded a bus in Auckland yesterday.

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Playing against international cricketers will raise our standards: Diviya GK Spotlight
Playing against international cricketers will raise our standards: Diviya GK

Connected to India caught up with Diviya GK, the captain of the Singapore women’s cricket team, at the Padang to talk about the team’s preparation and her expectations from the SCC T20 tournament.

Ravi Udyawar: The man behind MOM’s emotional onscreen journey @work
Ravi Udyawar: The man behind MOM’s emotional onscreen journey

Ravi Udyawar, whose Bollywood debut Mom is running successfully in theatres, says his movie is an emotional drama about the bond which stays with you throughout your life.

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Scoot to add five new destinations by June 2018, including a long-haul to USA Scoot to add five new destinations by June 2018, including a long-haul to USA

Scoot, the budget wing of Singapore Airlines (SIA), will be adding five new destinations to its network by June 2018.

Publishing platform C1X partners with adGeek of Taiwan Publishing platform C1X partners with adGeek of Taiwan

Class One Exchange (C1X), a US-based publishing platform founded by Mukundu Kumaran, has partnered with adGeek in Taiwan, which, as per the company release will pull in 100 Taiwanese “premium” publishers to C1X's exchange platform.

Focus Story#Singapore
Operational exercise to be conducted at Marina Bay Operational exercise to be conducted at Marina Bay

The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) will conduct an operational exercise at Float @ Marina Bay along with other agencies in the early hours of tomorrow morning. It will begin slightly past midnight and end at 3.30am.

Singapore celebrates National Day at Astana Expo 2017 Singapore celebrates National Day at Astana Expo 2017

Singapore held an early national day celebration at the Astana Expo 2017 in Kazakhstan. Senior Minister of State for Trade and Industry Dr Koh Poh Koon and Kazakh Vice Minister of Investments and Development, Yerlen Khairov graced the event today.

Know Your India
Know your awards: Indian civilian honours Know your awards: Indian civilian honours

Spanning a period of more than 4,000 years while witnessing the fusion of several customs and traditions, India is one of the oldest civilisations in the world. The history of the nation reflects the rich culture and heritage of the country.

Celebrating diversity as part of humanity: Tagore\'s legacy Celebrating diversity as part of humanity: Tagore's legacy

“The ways in which we relate to diversity by broadening our engagement with difference have planetary significance – and Singapore has much to teach on this count,” said Saranindranath Tagore, Associate Professor of Philosophy at the National University of Singapore.

New To Singapore
E-MBA programmes in Singapore: Give wings to your career E-MBA programmes in Singapore: Give wings to your career

Singapore is the place where students, entrepreneurs and working professionals from different parts of the world converge for top-quality education. An E-MBA programme has emerged as the latest craze among students and working people to give wings to their careers.

An ultimate guide to hair salons in Singapore An ultimate guide to hair salons in Singapore

Thinking of getting a new haircut or highlights? Or just want to indulge in some pampering at a hair spa? We’ve got you the one-stop solution of top hair salons in Singapore.

5 SG government apps that will make your life easier 5 SG government apps that will make your life easier

The Singapore government has been very aggressive in pushing the Smart Nation agenda - numerous mobile apps have been released by the different agencies in the past few months, and they are all aimed at making your life easier.

LifeStyle
No Bieber in Singapore as pop star cancels rest of Purpose World Tour No Bieber in Singapore as pop star cancels rest of Purpose World Tour

Justin Bieber has cancelled the rest of his Purpose world tour, including the show in Singapore, the singer announced on Monday.

‘Avengers: Infinity War’ may bring back long-absent character ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ may bring back long-absent character

The upcoming American superhero film Avengers: Infinity War is one of the most awaited films of the year. After the shooting of the film, its fans are making assumptions about the characters, especially the most loved character Peggy Carter.

Analysis & Commentary
Here’s how Ram Nath Kovind became President of India Here’s how Ram Nath Kovind became President of India

Former Bihar governor Ram Nath Kovind is set to become India's 14th President and the first member of the right wing Hindu organisation Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) to hold the post.

Trump’s ‘America first’ policy, curbing H-1B visa has changed minds of aspirants from India Trump’s ‘America first’ policy, curbing H-1B visa has changed minds of aspirants from India

The first six months of the term of Donald Trump, the 45th President of the United States, have been highly eventful. From a stunning culmination to his explosive and polarising campaign to the latest withdrawal from the Paris accord, it has been a populist tenure.

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Gandhinagar lad Arpan Doshi set to become UK’s youngest doctor next month Gandhinagar lad Arpan Doshi set to become UK’s youngest doctor next month

Arpan Doshi, an Indian-origin doctor, is set to become the UK's youngest physician to start work at a hospital in north-east England.

Centre mulls caveat to Hague treaty on child abduction to secure rights of NRI women Centre mulls caveat to Hague treaty on child abduction to secure rights of NRI women

The Centre is deliberating on proposing a caveat to the Hague convention dealing with international child custody issues to secure the rights of NRI women.

Sikh UK MP Preet Kaur Gill chosen as member of prominent home affairs committee Sikh UK MP Preet Kaur Gill chosen as member of prominent home affairs committee

Preet Kaur Gill, the first Sikh woman MP in Britain, has been selected as a member of the influential cross-party home affairs parliamentary select committee.