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Deepika gets Crystal Award at WEF, says she has a “love-hate relationship” with mental illness Deepika gets Crystal Award at WEF, says she has a “love-hate relationship” with mental illness

Padukone received the award for her advocacy work in mental health awareness and destigmatising mental illness.

Sun REANDA UAE brings accounting firms from 35 countries to Dubai for its annual conference Sun REANDA UAE brings accounting firms from 35 countries to Dubai for its annual conference

Sun Management Consultants organised the REANDA International Annual Conference - 2019 attended by over 150 government officials, business leaders and professionals from China and the UAE.

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Khatris: Family that acts together stays together Spotlight
Khatris: Family that acts together stays together

Connected to India's Punam Sharrma speaks to the Khatri family. Six years after moving to Singapore, from Boston, the Khatri family, consisting of Vishal Khatri, wife Vartika Khatri and son Vihaan Khatri, eight, has turned their passion for acting into something which now ties them together.

LISHA - Keeping Indian heritage alive and resplendent in Singapore Spotlight
LISHA - Keeping Indian heritage alive and resplendent in Singapore

It is LISHA or Little India Shopkeepers and Heritage Association, the nimble and assiduous organisation, which has been leading this year after year. A complex task considering Little India is home to the most diverse commercial, religious, heritage and cultural organisations amongst all ethnic encl

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India, UK attracted record tech investments in 2019: Report India, UK attracted record tech investments in 2019: Report

India attracted tech investments worth USD 9.36 billion in 2019, a 95 per cent increase compared with the previous year, according to data compiled by Dealroom.co.

Bezos: Will export Indian goods worth USD 10 billion by 2025 Bezos: Will export Indian goods worth USD 10 billion by 2025

Kicking off a two-day summit in New Delhi, Amazon Inc founder Jeff Bezos on Wednesday said his company will use its global footprint to export USD 10 billion worth of Make in India goods by 2025.

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India\'s Amjad Ali Khan, Singapore Chinese Orchestra come together to weave a rich tapestry of music India's Amjad Ali Khan, Singapore Chinese Orchestra come together to weave a rich tapestry of music

Confluence, presented by the Indian High Commission in Singapore, will feature the Singapore Chinese Orchestra (SCO) and the legendary Indian classical musician Amjad Ali Khan

Changi Airport Terminal 2 to get a facelift Changi Airport Terminal 2 to get a facelift

Expansion and renovation work at Changi Airport Terminal 2 (T2) will commence after the Chinese New Year holidays.

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Kerala Tourism’s Facebook page becomes most liked in South Asia Kerala Tourism’s Facebook page becomes most liked in South Asia

Kerala Tourism’s Facebook page has emerged as the most followed tourism page in South Asia with 3.48 million followers.

Ahmedabad’s kite museum: Paperbirds take you on Cloud 9 Ahmedabad’s kite museum: Paperbirds take you on Cloud 9

Ahmedabad, the largest city in Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s home state of Gujarat, boasts 30-odd museums but the stunning Kite Museum in the 608-year-old world heritage city is in a class of its own.

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National University of Singapore tops QS World University Asia Rankings 2020, NTU in 2nd place National University of Singapore tops QS World University Asia Rankings 2020, NTU in 2nd place

For the second consecutive year, the National University of Singapore was named Asia's top university according to the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Asia Rankings 2020.

Five places with live bands to chill out at in Singapore Five places with live bands to chill out at in Singapore

Nothing can quite compare to the rocking vibes of a live band.

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.

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Hank Azaria quits voice role as The Simpsons’ Indian character Apu over racism controversy Hank Azaria quits voice role as The Simpsons’ Indian character Apu over racism controversy

Veteran voice and sitcom actor Hank Azaria, who plays the Indian character Apu in The Simpsons, announced he is stepping down from the role following years of controversy.

In Pics: Scenes from The Forgotten Army – \'Azaadi Ke Liye\' In Pics: Scenes from The Forgotten Army – 'Azaadi Ke Liye'

Indian filmmaker Kabir Khan's The Forgotten Army – Azaadi Ke Liye is all set to be released on Amazon Prime Video next week.

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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.

World, business interest towards India unlikely to change despite Kashmir action World, business interest towards India unlikely to change despite Kashmir action

India's actions in Kashmir are unlikely to have a major impact on the country’s expected economic surge and its increased engagement with the world.

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Indian diaspora in Singapore, US, UK and 5 other countries interact with Jaishankar on Pravasi Bharatiya Divas Indian diaspora in Singapore, US, UK and 5 other countries interact with Jaishankar on Pravasi Bharatiya Divas

To mark Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) on Thursday, India’s External Affairs Minister Dr S Jaishankar held an interactive group digital conference with overseas citizens of India (OCI) delegations in eight consulates around the world, including Singapore, London, New York, Doha, Perth, Paramaribo,

35 NRIs in Queen’s New Year Honours List 2020 35 NRIs in Queen’s New Year Honours List 2020

Among the recipients are 3 Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE), 6 Order of the British Empire (OBE), 16 Members of the British Empire (MBE) and 10 British Empire Medals (BEM).

OCI doctors allowed to lecture in Indian medical colleges: Medical Council of India OCI doctors allowed to lecture in Indian medical colleges: Medical Council of India

The Indian Health Ministry has announced plans to engage Indian overseas doctors in teaching positions at government and private medical colleges to deal with the shortage of teachers and faculty.