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Two Indian Navy pilots get Straits Times Asian of the Year 2018 award for efforts in Kerala flood rescue operations

Two Indian Navy officers have earned laurels for the country as they have been chosen for the Straits Times Asian of the Year 2018 award for...

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New UOB-SMU scholarship gives data talents a boost

The UOB-SMU MSA Scholarship is the first full-tuition scholarship in Singapore that supports top students in an accounting and data...

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12 men arrested and 11,900 cartons of duty-unpaid cigarettes seized in Tuas raids

A total of 11,979 cartons and 29 packets of duty-unpaid cigarettes were seized in the three operations.

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DBS to double staff in Dubai to tap wealth of Middle East businessmen and rich NRIs

In order to capitalise on the growing wealth of Middle East businessmen and rich Non-Resident Indians, DBS plans to almost triple its...

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Missions across 14 countries asked to locate kin of 26/11 victims, hold memorials

The Indian Ministry of External Affairs has asked its missions in 14 countries to locate families of their nationals who were killed in...

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HDB to develop apps, services for improving living environment in Singapore

To improve the living environment in the housing estates of Singapore by utilising modern technology, the Housing and Development Board...

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Sikh community in US lauds Indian government's Kartarpur Corridor initiative

Highlighting the positive effect on Indo-Pak relations not just in the subcontinent but across the world, Sikhs in America have hailed the...

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India ties up with Singapore Corporation, Temasek for water recycle, reuse

India's official policy think-tank Niti Aayog and ministry of drinking water has entered into partnership with Singapore Corporation...

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Singapore Airlines helps repatriate 51 smuggled tortoises to India

In a unique initiative, wildlife enthusiasts have been successful in bringing back 51 Indian Star tortoises back to India from Singapore....

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ICA uncovers 7,500 cartons of duty-unpaid cigarettes at Tuas checkpoint

The total duty and Goods and Services Tax evaded amounted to about S$640,500 and S$46,950 respectively.

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‘Guards at the Taj’ is a brilliant, chilling dark comedy

Guards at the Taj is a brilliant and chilling dark comedy woven around the famous architectural marvel of the Mughal Empire - 'the Taj...

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Indian missions to celebrate 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak

The Indian government has decided to celebrate the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Devji with much fanfare next year. Indian Missions...

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Indian diaspora applicants to get passport in 48 hours from missions, consulates

Indian Minister of State for External Affairs V K Singh has said Indian missions across world would soon issue a passport in less than 48...

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NUS-Grab partnership brings e-scooter sharing to NUS Kent Ridge campus

Grab’s innovation arm, Grab Ventures, is collaborating with NUS to introduce an e-scooter sharing service on the NUS Kent Ridge campus.

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Lao seeks India's role in connectivity infrastructure development in ASEAN countries

Lao has urged India to play a proactive role in the development of infrastructure in the ASEAN region to meet the target of digital...

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Singapore-based company to invest SGD389 million in Punjab for setting up natural gas infrastructure

In the wake of a favourable investment climate in the Indian State of Punjab, Singapore-based company Think Gas Investments Pte Limited...

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IMDA identifies Services 4.0 as future of services in a digital economy

The future of services is one that is end-to-end, frictionless, empathic and anticipatory to customer needs.

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Indian American Sruthi Palaniappan elected president of Harvard student's body

An Indian-American girl, whose parents are originally from Chennai, has been elected as the president of the student's body of the Harvard...

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SilkAir to transfer routes to Scoot ahead of merger with SIA

SilkAir will transfer its services over a number of routes to budget airline Scoot over the next two years ahead of its merger with...

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SIMBEX expands scope, adds more firepower on its Silver Jubilee

Singapore and India's annual naval exercise SIMBEX expanded its scope on its silver jubilee this year by adding more firepower and...

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India, Singapore to hold trilateral exercise with Thailand in Andaman Sea

Trilateral maritime exercise with Thailand in the Andaman Sea is in the offing after Indian and Singapore have successfully held naval...

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Counting machines to be used in next General Election in Singapore for faster results

To make the election system more transparent and give faster results, counting machines will be used to tally votes at the next General...

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NTU and Tan Tock Seng Hospital’s joint study aims to improve doctor-patient communication

The research outcomes are expected to shape the design of medical communication modules for training of future urologists in TTSH.

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Temporary outage of Facebook, Instagram feeds across the world

Millions of Facebook and Instagram users spread across the world were unable to access their feeds for a short period yesterday night...

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MAS unveils Year of the Boar coins in Singapore

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) today unveiled the 2019 Year of the Boar Almanac coins, the third issue in the Singapore Fourth...

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