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Three police officers, two suicide bombers killed in explosion in east Jakarta

Three police officers and two suspected suicide bombers were killed in two explosions near a bus terminal in east Jakarta on Wednesday...

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Former CHC leaders barred from holding key positions in charity

Six former City Harvest Church (CHC) leaders have been barred from holding office in a charity organisation.

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Startup India Summit in UAE showcases technological prowess of India’s entrepreneurs

There was considerable excitement among the participants as the first Startup India Summit kickstarted in the United Arab Emirates. It...

DUBAI

Neeraj Patil, Labour Party candidate for Putney, kicks off his campaign

Neeraj Patil, an Indian-origin doctor and Britain’s Labour party candidate from the seat of Putney, has launched his campaign for the June...

UK

Luck smiles on Indian expat as he wins USD1 million in Dubai Duty Free promotion

Luck has smiled on an Indian expatriate as he won USD1 million (AED36,73,000) in the Dubai Duty Free Millennium Millionaire promotion...

DUBAI

Haryana CM’s successful Singapore debut; MOUs worth SGD 3.8 billion signed

The Chief Minister of the North Indian state of Haryana Manohar Lal Khattar oversaw signing of five major Memoranda of Understanding (MoUs)...

Singapore

Reliability of MRT trains improved significantly in first quarter

There has been significant improvement in the reliability of the trains in the MRT network in the first quarter of the year, compared to the...

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CDCs should focus on upgrading workers: PM Lee

Prime Minister of Singapore Lee Hsien Loong has laid stress on the upgradation of workers which is an urgent issue for the Community...

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Alliance of Indian-American groups: Human rights abuses against minorities on rise in India

An alliance of Indian-American groups has alleged that human rights abuses against social and religious minorities have been on the rise...

USA

Singapore’s CNG taxis to undergo mandatory inspection by May 25

Concerned over two recent cases of CNG (Compressed Natural Gas) taxis erupting in flames, Land Transport Authority (LTA) has announced that...

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Stories of kindness: Gurudwaras offer free food, shelter after terror attack in Manchester

Even as the whole world is alarmed at the brutality of Manchester terror attack, stories of random acts of kindness are emerging with many...

UK

NUS offers 3 new ICT-related part-time degree programmes

The National University of Singapore (NUS) has launched three new Bachelor of Technology (BTech) degree programmes in Business Analytics,...

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ISIS-linked militants occupy city in south Philippines; Duterte declares martial law

Rodrigo Duterte declared the southern third of Philippines under martial rule for 60 days, after ISIS-linked militants laid siege to the...

Global

ISIS claims Manchester Arena attack, Britain raises threat level to critical

ISIS said in a statement: "One of the caliphate's soldiers placed bombs among the crowds."

UK

Indian businessman comes to rescue by paying for their return tickets

A ray of hope has emerged for numerous expatriate prisoners freed from jail in UAE who do not have sufficient funds to return home as a...

DUBAI

UK reeling from shock suicide attack at Ariana Grande concert in Manchester

In one of the worst terrorist attacks on the United Kingdom soil, a suicide bomber blew himself up at a concert at the Manchester Arena...

UK

Bollywood celebs express sorrow over Manchester blast

Singer Ariana Grande's pop concert at the Manchester Arena in England took a tragic turn when an explosion ripped through the stadium....

UK

MEA tells PIOs to get their cards converted to OCI before June 30 deadline

The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) has issued a reminder to all People of Indian Origin (PIO) card holders to get their card converted...

Global

Indo-Pak tensions surface in UK election campaign as Tories’ lead shrinks

Tensions over the issue of cross-border terrorism between India and Pakistan have made their way into the UK general election campaign.

UK

Frequency fees for 5G trial waived in Singapore

To give fillip to innovation and boost emerging technologies, including Internet of Things (IoT), in Singapore, frequency fees for the fifth...

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Frankfurt clash highlights fission in Sikh doctrine; Sikhs abroad fear attack has damaged their unity, pride

Last week’s internecine Sikh clash in a Frankfurt gurdwara has been condemned by Sikh activists and bodies as disruptive and inflammatory.

Global

Singapore condemns Manchester bomb attack

Singapore has strongly condemned the bomb attack at the Manchester Arena in UK, which killed 19 people and injured 50 others. However, no...

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Homeland Security: Over 30,000 Indians stayed after visas expired in US last year

According to an annual official report on departures and overstays released today, a total of 1.4 million Indians travelled to the US on...

USA

Indian mission in UK organises NRI anti-terror pledge on Rajiv Gandhi’s death anniversary

The Indian mission in the UK yesterday organised the first community-wide anti-terrorism pledge. This year’s pledge in London was...

UK
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