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Mindy Kaling, Lilly Singh among world’s most ‘badass women’

Indian-origin Hollywood actress and producer Mindy Kaling and Canadian-Indian YouTube star Lilly Singh are featured in a list of the world's...

Entertainment #Global citizen india

Karan Johar to hoist Indian flag at Indian Film Festival of Melbourne

The Federation Square hosts the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne (IFFM) every year. This year the festival will celebrate India’s...

Entertainment #Bollywood

‘Peaceful Warrior’ Maz Jobrani believes in the power of laughter

Ahead of his first ever show in Singapore, Maz Jobrani spoke to Connected to India's Punam Sharrma in a freewheeling exclusive chat.

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Russi Taylor, voice of Minnie Mouse, dies at 75

Russi Taylor, Disney's official voice of Minnie Mouse for over three decades, has died at the age of 75, according to an announcement by the...

Entertainment #Movies

Many Indian Bollywood stars, Modi in world's most admired list

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Bollywood superstars Amitabh Bachchan, Shahrukh Khan and Salman Khan were among the world’s top 20...

Entertainment #Lifestyle

In Pics: African Safari in Canada

Unlike the traditional zoo where visitors freely roam the grounds observing animals in cages, the African Lion Safari, near Toronto,...

Travel #Lifestyle

“I can’t think of a single joke that wouldn’t offend someone”: Comedian Kunal Kamra

From advertising to stand-up comedy, Mumbai-based Kunal Kamra has been making waves in the last couple of years on the Indian comedy...

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Indian tourists jet around the world as incomes rise

With more youngsters from India’s 350-million-strong burgeoning middle-class planning international vacations, the country’s outbound...

Travel #SpecialFeature

Google celebrates World Emoji Day with 65 new emojis

65 new emojis set to be launched by Google on the new Android Q later this year.

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Conditional visa-on-arrival for Indians travelling to the UAE

The General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs (GDRFA) in Dubai has said that Indians visiting the United Arab Emirates (UAE)...

Travel #UAE

Greater connectivity between India and the UAE with these new flights

In a bid to increase international air connectivity between India and the United Arab Emirates, both Air India and IndiGo have announced the...

Travel #UAE

Virat Kohli, Rami Malek and Dwayne Johnson latest to get stars on Dubai Walk of Fame

Indian cricketer Virat Kohli and Hollywood celebrities Rami Malek and Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson are the latest to get stars on Dubai’s...

Entertainment #Dubai

In Pics: A Day at Niagara Falls, Canada

Niagara Falls, one of the world’s greatest natural wonders, can only be described as breathtaking.

Travel #InPictures

200 of the best Malaysian Indian wedding photographers & videographers to gather for massive convention

The fifth edition of the Malaysian Indian Wedding Photographers & Videographers (MIWPV) Convention is set to be the biggest yet.

Entertainment

The unique love story of Ravana and Mandodari told through dance

‘Thari – Bound By The Soul’ explores the concept of the ‘red thread of fate’ through the interesting, and hardly ever talked...

Entertainment #Singapore

Akshay Kumar the only Indian in Forbes’ 100 highest paid celebrities list

Actor Akshay Kumar is the lone Indian in Forbes’ list of the 100 highest paid celebrities list for 2019. Previous Indian celebrities have...

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Vistara launches international flights, Singapore its first global destination

Air carrier Vistara, a joint venture between Singapore Airlines and Tata Sons, is set to launch its first international flights from next...

Travel #Singapore

Avatharam – the drama that won the audience’s heart in Vasantham’s pilot project

Avatharam, the winning drama of Vasantham Muthal Paarvai, is scheduled to hit TV screens and Toggle in September this year.

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Mediacorp’s Vasantham announces winner for first ever Tamil language pilot series

The winning drama from Vasantham Muthal Paarvai, Mediacorp’s first ever Tamil language pilot series has been announced.

Entertainment #Singapore

Oscars Academy: Zoya Akhtar, Anurag Kashyap and Anupam Kher invited to be members

Filmmakers Zoya Akhtar, Anurag Kashyap and Ritesh Batra as well as veteran actor Anupam Kher are among 842 artistes and executives invited...

Movies #Oscars

Shah Rukh Khan to get a star on Dubai Walk of Fame

The King of Bollywood, Shah Rukh Khan is all set to get a star on Dubai’s Walk of Fame, making him the second recipient of the honour. The...

Entertainment #Dubai

50 best restaurants to eat at in the world

France's Mirazur restaurant was on Tuesday named the world’s best by an influential trade list, beating contenders from Denmark and Spain...

Food #Lifestyle

Google Nest Hub makes it way to Singapore

Google’s smart speaker with a screen called Google Nest Hub is now available in Singapore. The device is aimed at helping people simplify...

Gadgets #Singapore

I am a director’s actor: Puravalan Narayanasamy

Connected to India speaks with Puravalan Narayanasamy on his journey, his passion for acting, and his Kollywood experience.

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Yoga helping children cope with stress from India’s education system

Examinations are still the cause of tremendous anxiety for the millions of children going through the rigours of an Indian education system....

Health & Fitness #IDY2019