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Traditional Odissi dance performance Tribhanga to grace Singapore Traditional Odissi dance performance Tribhanga to grace Singapore

‘Shifts’ are an integral part of my optimistic vision of life says Soumee De Girotra who will be performing Tribhanga on May 1 at Black Box Theatre, Goodman Arts Centre.

Indian national wins USD1 million in Dubai raffle draw Indian national wins USD1 million in Dubai raffle draw

An Indian national has hit the jackpot as he won a USD1 million (AED3.67 million) cash prize at Dubai Duty Free Millennium Millionaire raffle draw in Dubai.

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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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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.

Building Wealth in Modern India Building Wealth in Modern India

The statistics are not in favour of financial reform in India, as 1.21 billion people live below the poverty line. While the number seems dismal and hardly something to build a foundation of wealth on, there is hope in this emerging market.

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The future of education is smart – and here’s what it looks like The future of education is smart – and here’s what it looks like

Classrooms with four-walls, a whiteboard and a long list of textbooks – all these will go. Traditional schools will become a thing of the past sooner than you can imagine.

Get playful with the arts at Esplanade’s Flipside 2018 Get playful with the arts at Esplanade’s Flipside 2018

A sonic experience in the dark, a giant puppet coming to life, an electronic music piece that is composed by you and interactive art installations – these are among the highlights at Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay’s Flipside.

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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.

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The future of education is smart – and here’s what it looks like The future of education is smart – and here’s what it looks like

Classrooms with four-walls, a whiteboard and a long list of textbooks – all these will go. Traditional schools will become a thing of the past sooner than you can imagine.

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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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.

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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Trump’s immigration policy puts careers of wives of H-1B visa holders in jeopardy Trump’s immigration policy puts careers of wives of H-1B visa holders in jeopardy

As part of a crackdown on H-1B visas issued for skilled workers to enter the United States, expected in June, would mean that thousands of mainly Indian women who joined their husbands in the US will have to give up their jobs, even being highly educated workers with sought-after skills.

How Can India Overcome an Impending Mental Health Epidemic? How Can India Overcome an Impending Mental Health Epidemic?

Despite the recent attention and increasing prevalence of mental health issues such as depression and anxiety, India continues to struggle. Certain cultural variables continue to make it challenging (and sometimes even taboo) to receive effective treatment.

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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.