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NRI in India for I-Day assaulted, dies of heart attack NRI in India for I-Day assaulted, dies of heart attack

In an Independence Day tragedy, a 50-year-old Non-Resident Indian (NRI) died after an alleged fight with a security guard and another resident in a bungalow in Gurgaon on Wednesday evening, police said.

DBS among 7 Best Employers of Singapore 2018: Aon study DBS among 7 Best Employers of Singapore 2018: Aon study

Seven organisations, including DBS Bank, are in the list of Best Employers of Singapore in 2018. To add icing on the cake, DBS Bank has also been recognised as the Regional Best Employer 2018 for Asia Pacific.

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Bold, beautiful and bright Taapsee’s hard-earned success Spotlight
Bold, beautiful and bright Taapsee’s hard-earned success

No film Pundit worth her or his salt would have dared to predict that Delhi’s Ashok Vihar, a conservative middle-class locality, will catapult a star to join the ranks of Priyanka Chopra, Deepika Padukone, Katrina Kaif among others. Incidentally all self-made, power-women of Hindi cinema.

Reema Kagti’s tryst with ‘Gold’ on Independence Day @work
Reema Kagti’s tryst with ‘Gold’ on Independence Day

Coinciding with the patriotic fervour of Indians across the world nearing its annual crescendo on Independence Day, Reema Kagti’s Gold, which chronicles an important chapter of Indian hockey’s golden era, will hit the silver screen.

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Remitly updates Indian market services, signs R Madhavan as Brand Ambassador Remitly updates Indian market services, signs R Madhavan as Brand Ambassador

Continuing its international expansion efforts to bring its service to more overseas Indian communities worldwide, Remitly, a private digital remittance company headquartered in the United States, today announced it has released an update to its money transfer service to India.

Jet Airways clarifies rumours that airline may be grounded in 60 days Jet Airways clarifies rumours that airline may be grounded in 60 days

India’s biggest full-service carrier Jet Airways reportedly told its pilots the airline may be grounded in 60 days, unless cost-cutting measures are put in place.

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DBS among 7 Best Employers of Singapore 2018: Aon study DBS among 7 Best Employers of Singapore 2018: Aon study

Seven organisations, including DBS Bank, are in the list of Best Employers of Singapore in 2018. To add icing on the cake, DBS Bank has also been recognised as the Regional Best Employer 2018 for Asia Pacific.

NUS and Harvard develop novel drug that could treat liver cancer with less side efects NUS and Harvard develop novel drug that could treat liver cancer with less side efects

A novel drug developed by a team of scientists from the Cancer Institute of Singapore at NUS could potentially treat liver cancer more effectively.

Know Your India
Know your awards: Indian civilian honours Know your awards: Indian civilian honours

Spanning a period of more than 4,000 years while witnessing the fusion of several customs and traditions, India is one of the oldest civilisations in the world. The history of the nation reflects the rich culture and heritage of the country.

Five breathtaking Himalayan summer trekking destinations in India Five breathtaking Himalayan summer trekking destinations in India

Gone are the days when people used to like luxurious holidays. it is now the age of nature lovers and expeditions. Here are some choice locations to go for a summer trek in the Himalayas.

New To Singapore
GIIS Smart Campus uses NBA-style sports technology to help players improve performance GIIS Smart Campus uses NBA-style sports technology to help players improve performance

Global Indian International School (GIIS) will be offering an NBA-level technology in its SMART Campus at Punggol, to help students improve their sports performance.

Virtual classrooms are here to revolutionalise learning Virtual classrooms are here to revolutionalise learning

Here's a peek into the future of education at Singapore-based Global Indian International School (GIIS).

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

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Pilates helps Indian men and women to battle Fibromyalgia symptoms Pilates helps Indian men and women to battle Fibromyalgia symptoms

Pilates is an exercise style that boosts strength all over the body. It’s world-renowned for its capacity to enhance core strength. Strength gains from Pilates improve overall fitness and boost well-being.

Vidyut Jammwal makes Looper\'s top 6 Vidyut Jammwal makes Looper's top 6

Looper's list of top martial artists across the world has Vidyut Jammwal in it. Making him the the only Indian to have made it to this "prestigious" list. Speaking on the achievement, Jammwal says- "This is indeed an honour. Recognition like this inspires me to work harder and this moment makes me

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Firefighting from the Top: Former Chairman of SBI Arundhati Bhattacharya Firefighting from the Top: Former Chairman of SBI Arundhati Bhattacharya

Last week, I had the honour of being invited by the Jadavpur University Alumni Association Singapore to a Fireside Chat in NTU One North campus with Arundhati Bhattacharya, the Former Chairman of the State Bank of India.

The elephant in the room; India\'s relations with South Asia The elephant in the room; India's relations with South Asia

To say that India’s relationship with its neighbours has never been fraught with tension, would be an understatement. While India has been a major power in South Asia due to its strategic position, China’s increasing presence and influence in South Asia has led to concerns about New Delhi’s ri

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25 years of SIA-NOL scholarship: Economic and Social Contribution to Singapore, India and beyond 25 years of SIA-NOL scholarship: Economic and Social Contribution to Singapore, India and beyond

What do Monk Sri Nithya Turiyananda Swami, Professor Naresh Agarwal, Strategist Nitin Pai, Mountaineer John Gomes and CEO of Hotstar Ajit Mohan have in common? The clue is in the picture above – The NTU Graduating Class of 2016 which marks the 25th year Anniversary of NTU.

Nirav Modi flees to Brussels, believed to be travelling on Singapore passport Nirav Modi flees to Brussels, believed to be travelling on Singapore passport

The diamond merchant, wanted in India's biggest-ever banking scam, is said to be travelling in and out of the UK freely, possibly on a Singapore passport, not an Indian one.

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.