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PM Modi encounters both diaspora protesters and supporters on Day 1 in UK PM Modi encounters both diaspora protesters and supporters on Day 1 in UK

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi had a packed first day during his European trip where he was both cheered and jeered by overseas Indians.

In Pics: Shahid Kapoor\'s kid brother Ishaan Khatter\'s \'Beyond the Clouds\' In Pics: Shahid Kapoor's kid brother Ishaan Khatter's 'Beyond the Clouds'

It will not be long when the introduction, Shahid Kapoor's kid brother will be dropped while introducing the supremely talented Ishaan Khatter. Infact it will stop just after you have seen - Beyond the Clouds.

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It’s a dream debut: Malavika Mohanan on her role in ‘Beyond the Clouds’ Spotlight
It’s a dream debut: Malavika Mohanan on her role in ‘Beyond the Clouds’

While finding her feet in showbiz, Malavika came across the opportunity of a lifetime – the role of Tara in famous Iranian filmmaker Majid Majidi’s first Indian production ‘Beyond the Clouds’.

‘Beyond the Clouds’ is a feeling, says Ishaan Khatter Spotlight
‘Beyond the Clouds’ is a feeling, says Ishaan Khatter

Audacious voice, impressive acting prowess was seen during his debut movie trailer; Ishaan Khatter is playing Amir in award-winning director Majid Majidi’s first Hindi film ‘Beyond the Clouds’.

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Does real estate in India continue to attract you as an investment opportunity?

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  • Average - depends on the project
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Shell goes green with plan to install solar panels at its Singapore units Shell goes green with plan to install solar panels at its Singapore units

To give a fillip to conservation of energy, Shell is planning to install solar panels at its petrol stations in Singapore and could also do the same for its refining and petrochemical complex here.

Amazon may buy Flipkart to capture India’s e-commerce market: Report Amazon may buy Flipkart to capture India’s e-commerce market: Report

As the heat intensifies to capture India’s e-commerce market, there are reports that Amazon may submit a rival offer to buy the country’s largest e-commerce platform Flipkart. The latter is currently in talks with Walmart Inc for a stake sale.

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Singapore launches AI-powered job search portal for jobseekers Singapore launches AI-powered job search portal for jobseekers

Singapore has launched an artificial intelligence-powered jobs search portal MyCareersFuture.sg to better connect job seekers with career opportunities relevant to their skills.

Esplanade’s ‘A Tapestry of Sacred Music’ 2018 Turns 10 Esplanade’s ‘A Tapestry of Sacred Music’ 2018 Turns 10

Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay’s A Tapestry of Sacred Music turns 10 with an entirely free line-up of programmes featuring sacred music and arts from Singapore and around the world. The festival focuses on artistry and music inspired by faith, practised by communities all over the world.

Know Your India
In pics: Tastes of India across 29 states In pics: Tastes of India across 29 states

India's cuisine has a rich history that goes back thousands of years. Indian food has been widely appreciated across the globe for its fabulous use of herbs and spices. Indian cuisine is known for its large assortment of dishes with different cooking styles varying from region to region.

Top 10 places in Udaipur you absolutely must see! Top 10 places in Udaipur you absolutely must see!

Top 10 places you must visit and see in Udaipur. Known as the Venice of India, Udaipur is an incredible tourist destination’ known for its formidable monuments, colourful culture, golden sand dunes and the desert.

New To Singapore
Relocating to the Singapore Marina Bay Area Relocating to the Singapore Marina Bay Area

The Marina Bay area of Singapore is a super-modern part of the city. The land was only reclaimed in the 1970s, and since then, the authorities have constructed architectural marvels with the aim of creating a prime, mixed space for residential, commercial and entertainment purposes. The Marina Bay i

Renting properties in Singapore? Tips for freshly minted NRIs Renting properties in Singapore? Tips for freshly minted NRIs

Irrespective of whether you’re an NRI, new to Singapore, or just looking for a better place after the completion of your lease, here are some tips and common pointers to make your house hunt very productive.

6 essential transport apps that make getting around Singapore a breeze 6 essential transport apps that make getting around Singapore a breeze

Singapore's comprehensive transport system is convenient and comfortable, but what's uncomfortable is the scorching hot sun as you wait at the bus stops.

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Sumeet Vyas comes with trippy comedy filled with interesting characters Sumeet Vyas comes with trippy comedy filled with interesting characters

Sumeet Vyas as DJ Rakesh packs a punch in his upcoming film High Jack. The trippy stoner comedy High Jack dropped its first trailer yesterday and it looks like one helluva ride.

Raazi becomes the fastest trending trailer on social media Raazi becomes the fastest trending trailer on social media

Within hours of its release, the trailer of Alia Bhatt starrer Raazi has become one of the top trending trailers across multiple social media platforms including YouTube, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Analysis & Commentary
The NRI between Arrival & Departure The NRI between Arrival & Departure

One of the commonest NRI complaints is that with every return trip to India, the country is looking more and more different, not necessarily better or worse but different, like an actress’ lip job leaving her neither here nor there.

Stop focusing on the girl child, it’s the boys who need attention Stop focusing on the girl child, it’s the boys who need attention

I heard celebrated writer Chetan Bhagat, an IIT and IIM alumnus and ergo a shining example of a gentlemanly achiever in modern India, say this on Saavn, the radio app: “Mainay Arjun Kapoor kay badhay mazay karay hain (I was instrumental in making Arjun Kapoor have a lot of fun). I write the kissin

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IndieStrings, DPS deliver a taste of India with Vande II music video IndieStrings, DPS deliver a taste of India with Vande II music video

Singapore-based production house IndieStrings have teamed up with DPS International School to produce a music video, titled Vande II.

Indian-American actress Sheetal Sheth authors children’s book Indian-American actress Sheetal Sheth authors children’s book

With the debut of Always Anjali, the veteran actress Sheetal Sheth has now turned her attention to creating something totally different - a children’s book.

NRI in Rajasthan takes forward Modi’s Swachch Bharat Campaign NRI in Rajasthan takes forward Modi’s Swachch Bharat Campaign

Following the motto Mera Shahar Ho Swachch Shahar (Be My City a Clean City), Nawal Kishore Godara and NRI from Congo, with his team, is regularly active in Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Swachch Bharat Abhiyan and Vasundhara Raje Scindia’s Jal Swavlamban Abhiyan.