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Richa Chadha: Section 375 is more than just a courtroom drama Spotlight
Richa Chadha: Section 375 is more than just a courtroom drama

Powerhouse actress Richa Chadha was in Singapore for the world premiere of her latest film, a courtroom drama titled Section 375.

Nobel Laureate Kailash Satyarthi shares his 4 P\'s to save the world @work
Nobel Laureate Kailash Satyarthi shares his 4 P's to save the world

A special look at the work and achievements of Nobel Laureate and champion child rights activist Kailash Satyarthi.

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Singapore-based InstaReM to power real-time remittances for SBI Cosmoney, SBI Remit Singapore-based InstaReM to power real-time remittances for SBI Cosmoney, SBI Remit

Customers of SBI Remit and SBI Cosmoney will now be able to make real-time cross-border payments across selected markets.

Ahead of Diwali season, Flipkart gets SGD 310mn cash infusion from Singapore parent Ahead of Diwali season, Flipkart gets SGD 310mn cash infusion from Singapore parent

E-commerce platform Flipkart has received an SGD 310 million (USD 225 million or INR 1,616 crore) infusion from its Singapore-based parent, Flipkart Private Limited, which is owned by US supermarket chain Walmart.

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Powering the success of students through scholarships: GIIS Powering the success of students through scholarships: GIIS

A number of scholarship students at the Global Indian International School (GIIS) come closer towards fulfilling their dreams and aspirations each academic year.

Filmmaker’s tribute to the first Sikh in Singapore, ‘Saint Soldier’ Bhai Maharaj Singh, slated to release in December Filmmaker’s tribute to the first Sikh in Singapore, ‘Saint Soldier’ Bhai Maharaj Singh, slated to release in December

Revered as the first freedom fighter of India by the Sikh diaspora community in Singapore, Bhai Maharaj Singh is now the subject of a documentary titled ‘Saint Soldier – Uncovering the Story of Singapore's First Sikh’.

Know Your India
India in numbers: More opportunities through jobs and scholarships India in numbers: More opportunities through jobs and scholarships

Statistics gathered from various sources, describing India in numbers.

India in Numbers: Rise in the super-rich, tiger population growing India in Numbers: Rise in the super-rich, tiger population growing

Below are statistics gathered from various sources, describing India in numbers. The number of super-rich Indians has gone up in the past three years, and the country has the world’s highest population of tigers.

New To Singapore
Singapore world’s second safest city: Report Singapore world’s second safest city: Report

The latest edition of the Economist Intelligence Unit's (EIU) Safe Cities Index (SCI) sees Singapore retain its position as the second safest city in the world.

Car ownership in Singapore falls to its lowest in 10 years Car ownership in Singapore falls to its lowest in 10 years

The household expenditure survey released on July 31 shows a fall in car ownership among resident households in Singapore - at 35.3 per cent it is at its lowest in 10 years.

Peranakan Indians: A unique community in Singapore, Melaka that is struggling to survive Peranakan Indians: A unique community in Singapore, Melaka that is struggling to survive

The Chetti Melaka, or Peranakan Indians, they are the descendants of South Indian traders who settled in Melaka (formerly Malacca) in the 15th century and married local women of Malay and Chinese descent.

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Richa Chadha: Section 375 is more than just a courtroom drama Richa Chadha: Section 375 is more than just a courtroom drama

Powerhouse actress Richa Chadha was in Singapore for the world premiere of her latest film, a courtroom drama titled Section 375.

AR Rahman to perform in Dubai AR Rahman to perform in Dubai

Rahman will perform in Dubai on November 15, alongside "special guests", whose names are yet to be revealed.

Analysis & Commentary
India real estate: Safeguarding against fly-by-night operators India real estate: Safeguarding against fly-by-night operators

The Indian real estate market has always attracted considerable interest from the expatriate Indian diaspora.

In Memoriam: Arun Jaitley, the all-rounder politician In Memoriam: Arun Jaitley, the all-rounder politician

Arun Jaitley was one of the most versatile and competent leaders of India and his contributions to our nation will be remembered for years to come. He will be missed.

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Harmonisers with a bleeding heart Harmonisers with a bleeding heart

India’s Swamibapa pipe band is not your trendy troupe of long-haired lip-splitters strutting their stuff by belting out ear-splitting music to make hay.

Smugglers make hay as Indian govt hikes import duty on gold Smugglers make hay as Indian govt hikes import duty on gold

With the Indian government jacking up import duty on gold, smuggling of the yellow metal from Persian Gulf countries, Singapore and Malaysia is in full swing.

Mammootty lights up Onam celebrations in Singapore Mammootty lights up Onam celebrations in Singapore

Malayalee megastar Padmashri Dr. Mammootty’ celebrates Onam Nite 2019 in Singapore last week.