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Don't skimp on asking for advice, counsels Chandra Mohan Rethnam

Chandra Mohan Rethnam will be speaking at a special conference organised by Singapore Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SICCI)...

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India needs to address slow legal system: Pavani Reddy – Managing Partner of Zaiwalla & Co

Taking up the law at a time when it was not preferred for women in India, Pavani Reddy went to UK and soon after earning her degree, started...

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A leader is a good friend with wisdom, sincerity and a willingness to work: SCC President Sher Baljit Singh

When Sher Baljit Singh first joined the Singapore Cricket Club (SCC) in 2003 to play tennis, he never imagined that he would one day become...

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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...

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Every entrepreneur should be prepared to fail before he or she succeeds: Rammohan Sundaram

The prowess of non-resident Indians (NRIs) is being seen across the world and they have become leading figures in different fields. Here, we...

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Revisit Yantra for the Hemant Oberoi touch

Brave-heart chef who galvanised his team to provide shelter and food to the guests who were trapped in Taj Mumbai during the 26/11 terrorist...

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Director of 'Hindi Medium' talks to us in english medium

Recently released Indian comedy-drama Indian Medium, directed by Saket Choudhary, was in the limelight because of its satirical approach to...

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Punjabi by nature: Myra's Chetan Kapoor

Chetan Kapoor, the Punjabi founder of restaurant chain Myra’s, now runs six outlets across Singapore and neigbouring Malaysia with 54...

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Bringing healthcare to your pocket: Holmusk CEO Nawal Roy

Nawal Roy, founder and Chief Executive Officer of digital health and analytics start-up Holmusk, shares his views on chronic diseases in the...

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@Work in BBC Worldwide’s Singapore office

Myleeta Aga, the newly minted Senior Vice-President and General Manager of BBC Worldwide for South and Southeast Asia, returns to Singapore.

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Mrs India 2017 Bhavana Bahl: Inspiring women to be better versions of themselves

Society often have us believe that marriage should be the end goal – but Bhavana Bahl, who is the winner of the 2017 ‘Mrs India –...

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Dr Tausif Malik: Entrepreneur, maverick, evangelist and artist

The new treasurer for Democrats Abroad India, Dr Tausif Malik is the founder of America’s largest community-based Spelling Bee competition...

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India’s Mayar Group sets its eyes on Singapore’s health and beauty market

Global Wellness Holdings (GWH) is looking to focus and invest more in the Singapore market. GWH operates under the Mayar Group, which is an...


When arts meet science: The building of Da Vinci Group with Amutha Saravanan

In the month of International Women’s day, Connected to India (CtoI) meets another woman entrepreneur who has amalgamated arts and...

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Barack Obama is more likely to greet me back than Hillary Clinton - Prantik Mazumdar

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“DDLJ kick-started young diaspora’s reconnection with India” - Avtar Panesar, Yash Raj Films

Avtar Panesar in conversation with Himanshu Verma founder and ceo of Connected to India talking about the international markets for Hindi...

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Zafar Anjum: The man behind the ‘dream-making’ – Filmwallas

Zafar has worked in Australia, Singapore and India with companies like Fairfax Business Media, Executive Networks Media, Encyclopaedia...

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From a successful artist to a global businesswoman

Rajul Mehta, artist, successful entrepreneur, founder and ceo of Queenmark once fancied herself to carry the post modernistic form of pop...

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"We grew 360,000 carats of diamonds touching over USD 80 millions" - Vishal Mehta, CEO, IIa Technologies

IIA (Two A) Technologies named after the purest form of diamond, Type IIA, is a company, which grows diamonds. Vishal Mehta, CEO of IIa...

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Singapore continues to be a promising regional growth and business hub: MMA’s Rohit Dadwal

Garima Kapil of Connected to India spoke to Singapore based Rohit Dadwal, about his journey so far and the future of mobile marketing.

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Promoting Hindi in Singapore

Language connects people to their country. Mamta Mandal, Founder of Global Hindi Foundation started Prerna awards two years back to connect...

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