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In Pics: Diwali-themed murals on public buses, trains and Little India station

As part of Diwali celebrations, the Land Transport Authority (LTA), part of Singapore's Ministry of Transport, highlighted festive public...

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Ayurveda Day celebrated at India House, UK

On the occasion of second National Ayurveda Day, High Commission organised a presentation and seminar on the traditional science of Ayurveda...

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India should not touch veto if they want permanent UNSC membership: Nikki Haley

The key to India becoming a permanent member of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) is “not to touch the veto”, US Ambassador to...

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Singapore and Qatar sign agreements to boost bilateral ties

Singapore and Qatar signed a range of agreements which will strengthen bilateral cooperation in the fields of business, education and...

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SingCERT issues recommendations to enhance security of Wi-Fi systems in Singapore

Singaporeans should be on alert about the vulnerabilities of their Wi-Fi systems at homes and offices as they might get attacked by hackers...

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President Halimah Yacob invites Singaporeans for her first Deepavali open house at Istana on October 22

Deepavali celebrations will be more elaborate this time as President of Singapore Halimah Yacob will be hosting the first Open House of her...

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Canada PM Justin Trudeau lights lamp in Ottawa for Diwali celebrations

Acknowledging the spirit of Indian culture, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau celebrated the Hindu festival of lights — Diwali —...

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Donald Trump celebrates Diwali with Indian-American administration

Amidst the fervour of Diwali festivities, US President Donald Trump celebrated the festival of lights in the Oval Office of the White House...

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85 per cent of Indians trust government, majority want autocracy: Survey

In a skewed result, more than four-fifths of Indian citizens trust the government, but, interestingly, the majority also support military...

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Dubai gears up to celebrate Deepavali in style

There is considerable excitement among the Indian expatriate community in Dubai as the wonder city gears up to celebrate Deepavali or Diwali...

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School fees for foreigners, permanent resident students to be increased

School fees for foreigners and permanent residents (PR) will be increased from next year, announced the Ministry of Education (MOE) today.

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NTU emerges on top in QS Asia University Rankings

Adding another feather to its cap, Nanyang Technological University (NTU) has emerged as Asia’s top university in the latest Quacquarelli...

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Indian-origin teen becomes one of UK’s youngest millionaires

Showing an impressive entrepreneurial spirit, an Indian-origin teenager has become one of Britain's youngest millionaires after his online...

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Indian-American attorney Ajay Raju honoured with Philanthropy award

Ajay Raju, noted Indian-American attorney, has been honoured with the third American Bazaar Philanthropy award in recognition of his...

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Chef of Indian restaurant in UK fined after peanuts found in ‘nut-free’ dish

In a case of food contamination, the chef of an Indian restaurant in the UK has been fined over 2,300 pounds for serving a chicken korma...

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Sushma Swaraj reopens debate over NRI voting rights

While the Central government is gearing up to amend the Representation of People Act to provide proxy voting right to Non-Resident Indians...

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NRI net deposits drop to USD434 million from USD3.84 billion: ASSOCHAM

With the fall in crude oil prices and the fading away of the glorious years of Gulf countries, there has been significant drop of about 98...

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Indian-American couple arrested for running drug production operation in basement

The Nassau County Police Department (NCPD) reported the arrest of an Indian-American couple in Albertson, Long Island October 4, for...

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NParks’ Parks Festival kicks off from October 28 to 29 with multiple activities

Away from the humdrum of city life, Singaporeans can expect a close rendezvous with Nature on October 28 and 29 during the NParks’ Parks...

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Punjab state Assembly Speaker seeks help from NRIs to develop state

Looking to reach out to Punjabis abroad, Punjab Vidhan Sabha speaker Rana KP Singh has sought the cooperation and contribution of the...

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Counter-terrorism exercise to be conducted at Changi Airport Terminal 3

To check the preparedness and coordination of the concerned agencies in case of a terrorist attack, a multi-agency counter-terrorism...

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GOPIO delegation meets Sushma Swaraj to discuss Indian-American issues

A delegation from the Global Organisation of People of Indian Origin (GOPIO), met with India’s External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj in...

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Deepavali to bring momentum in sales for UAE jewellers

Jewellers in United Arab Emirates (UAE) are happy that Festival of Lights Deepavali and Dhanteras will bring momentum in their sales as...

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‘Job Shadowing Day’ to help special needs students discover career interests

For helping special education (Sped) school students to get acquainted with various jobs in Singapore, Job Shadowing Day, will run as an...

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Movie jointly made by BRICS’ nations directors to be screened in China

In light of increased dialogue among its nations, a movie jointly made by five directors from BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China, South...

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