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Seema Biswas to star in Singapore showcase of Tagore\'s ‘Jeevit ya Mrit’ Seema Biswas to star in Singapore showcase of Tagore's ‘Jeevit ya Mrit’

In the age of the #MeToo movement, gender oppression and getting woke, an upcoming theatrical performance this weekend in Singapore will highlight the historical plight faced by women and their fragile identity.

Five things to do over the weekend of May 25-26 Five things to do over the weekend of May 25-26

Party and sweat it out at AIA Glow Festival happening in Sentosa this weekend, or pop by Gardens By The Bay to check out unique artisanal products and knick-knacks!

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Rendezvous with IndianRaga Founder Sriram Emani @work
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Talking to us from his home in Boston, USA, Sriram Emanni, the dashing young CEO of IndianRaga announced the launch of his company's Malaysia operations. Steadily growing IndianRaga dedicated to popularising Indian classical and contemporary music and dance is the proud owner of a version of Ed Shee

Saleem Hadi: Singapore never fails to surprise me @work
Saleem Hadi: Singapore never fails to surprise me

Saleem Hadi wears many hats. He is an award-winning filmmaker, producer, director, writer and theatre practitioner of Singapore.

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Singapore-based smart wearables startup KaHa raises SGD8.5mn in Series B funding Singapore-based smart wearables startup KaHa raises SGD8.5mn in Series B funding

Singapore-based Internet of Things (IoT) startup KaHa, which makes smart wearables, has raised SGD8.5 million (USD6.2 million) in Series B funding led by ICT Fund, a venture capital fund focused on deep-tech investment.

IKEA partner Ingka Group invests in Indian home furnishing startup Livspace IKEA partner Ingka Group invests in Indian home furnishing startup Livspace

India-based home design and renovation platform Livspace has received funding from Ingka investments, the investment arm of Ingka Group.

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Shahid Kapoor unveils his wax figure at Madame Tussauds Singapore Shahid Kapoor unveils his wax figure at Madame Tussauds Singapore

Renowned Indian movie star Shahid Kapoor unveiled his wax figure at the brand-new Ultimate Film Star Experience (UFSE) at Madame Tussauds Singapore.

Papa: Sharul Channa\'s new play celebrates the Asian father Papa: Sharul Channa's new play celebrates the Asian father

This Father’s Day, catch a nine-actor ensemble, led by director and stand-up comedian, Sharul Channa, as they discover the funny, painful and complex side of dealing with fathers.

Know Your India
Everything NRIs need to know to book train tickets online in India Everything NRIs need to know to book train tickets online in India

Catering to the increased demand from tourists abroad, especially non-resident Indians (NRIs), the Indian Railways Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) now offers the facility of making online bookings for trains, hotels, catering services.

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.

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Five quick and easy ways to remit money back to India Five quick and easy ways to remit money back to India

It is right in the midst of Diwali season, and money transfers back to India are in full flow. With the large Indian population in Singapore and the amount of trade between the two countries, you will find a number of providers and methods available when you need to make a money transfer.

All you need to know about leading international schools in Singapore All you need to know about leading international schools in Singapore

There is a wide range of international schools in Singapore which offer a multicultural environment, with students from a diverse range of backgrounds and countries.

HDB tenancy period for non-Malaysian non-citizen residents expanded to two years in Singapore HDB tenancy period for non-Malaysian non-citizen residents expanded to two years in Singapore

Flat-owners in Singapore will be allowed to rent out their flats or bedrooms to non-Malaysian non-citizen residents for a maximum of two years up from the present 1.5 years, announced Housing and Development Board (HDB) today.

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MDIS graduates weaves powerful social messages into fashion design pieces MDIS graduates weaves powerful social messages into fashion design pieces

From inclusivity to sustainability, Management Development Institute of Singapore (MDIS) Graduate Fashion Show 2019 featured design collections informed by powerful social messages.

Representing India for a greater cause: Indian Women’s Association Bazaar Representing India for a greater cause: Indian Women’s Association Bazaar

Since its humble inception in 2007, the Indian Women's Association Bazaar has grown into one of the biggest platforms in Singapore for Indian women entrepreneurs to showcase and sell their products.

Analysis & Commentary
More action expected in Modi\'s second term More action expected in Modi's second term

The resounding victory of the incumbent Bharatiya Janata Party-led alliance in India’s general elections is a welcome sign of stability in the South Asia region.

Real Casino Websites That Offer Real Money Real Casino Websites That Offer Real Money

The online casino fever has entered the Indian territory too which is why we now see many traditional casino games on the Internet that you can play for real money.

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13 Indians rescued from burning cargo ship in UAE 13 Indians rescued from burning cargo ship in UAE

13 Indian crew members were rescued from a burning cargo ship by the quick action of Sharjah Civil Defence firefighters. The ship was anchored at Sharjah Creek near Khalild Port.

Indian Women’s Association Bazaar: Entrepreneurship with a heart Indian Women’s Association Bazaar: Entrepreneurship with a heart

Watch our walk through the IWA Summer Bazaar for those who missed it. And for those who were there, take the chance to reminisce about the great day.

Indian Women’s Association Bazaar: The happiest bazaar in town Indian Women’s Association Bazaar: The happiest bazaar in town

The Indian Women’s Association (IWA) Bazaar was held on Tuesday, April 30, at the Suntec Convention Centre, featuring 90 vendors. Connected to India speaks to the superwomen team behind the IWA Bazaar to find out more IWA and the Bazaar itself.