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Street parades and celebrations mark relaxation of COVID-19 restrictions in Dubai

Dubai's Supreme Committee of Crisis and Disaster Management has eased restrictions on movement in Al Ras and Naif in Dubai.

UAE #COVID-19

Paid traineeships, alumni credits for graduating NTU Singapore students amid pandemic

Singapore's Nanyang Technological University (NTU) has announced the second part of its COVID-19 Relief Package aimed at supporting...

Singapore

Donald Trump signs executive order halting certain Green Cards for 60 days

Trump said the order will protect American workers' jobs in an economy that has been hard hit by the COVID-19 pandemic.

USA #USANews

NTUC Fairprice expands halal offerings, provides aid to underprivileged students to mark Ramadan

From April 24 to May 23, FairPrice will also be offering free dates, snacks and beverages to all Muslim customers daily, half-an-hour before...

Singapore #Singapore

Fairprice on Wheels brings groceries nearer to home for less privileged seniors

Under this new initiative which begins Thursday, April 23, trial mobile grocery vans will be deployed in mature estates with higher...

Singapore #COVID-19

UAE government kickstarts plans to gradually offset economic impact of COVID-19

Abu Dhabi plans the opening of its malls and shopping centres while Dubai World Trade Centre plans to aid businesses in its ecosystem in...

UAE #COVID-19

Circuit Breaker extended till June 1 says PM Lee in his fifth address to the nation on COVID-19

Singapore's circuit breaker period will be extended until June 1, just as we completed two weeks after it was first announced on April 3.

Singapore #COVID-19

Dengue cases this year could exceed 16,000: NEA

There are five dengue deaths so far in 2020.

Singapore #Singapore

WHO issues Ramadan guideline, UAE issues Fatwas and Indian Islamic scholars appeal for a StayHome Ramadan

Special Ramadan guidelines have been issued by various quarters to ensure safe distancing measures during the coronavirus pandemic.

UAE #COVID-19

Crude Oil prices rebound after plunging below $0 for the first time in human history

Crude oil plunged to below USD 0.00 for the first time in human history. This means that producers may actually have to pay people to take...

UAE #COVID-19

Heritage from home: Journey through the history of Singapore digitally with NHB

With the COVID-19 circuit breaker measures in place, the National Heritage Board (NHB) has curated a series of culture programmes to bring...

Singapore

Indian-American Congressman Ro Khanna joins White House COVID-19 council

Indian-American Democratic US Congressman Ro Khanna has been appointed to the White House coronavirus advisory council.

USA #COVID-19

Vijay Mallya loses appeal against extradition in UK High Court

The case will now go to Indian-origin UK Home Secretary Priti Patel for a final decision.

UK #UKNews

Indian mission in UAE is facilitating 3.4 million coronavirus-hit Indian expats

The Indian mission in UAE is facilitating 3.4 million coronavirus-hit Indian expats, lending a helping hand to many of them with...

UAE #COVID-19

Indian flag projected onto Matterhorn in Zermatt to show solidarity against coronavirus

Switzerland and India have maintained a close exchange and a great relationship for many decades. Gerry Hofstetter, a light artist known for...

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The show goes on at Esplanade - Theatres on the Bay with special offstage programmes

Every Friday, Esplanade will release never-before-seen footage of a performance from its archives as part of The Show Goes On…Line series.

Singapore #Singapore

Singapore ranked among top-10 in the world for COVID-19 treatment efficacy

Singapore ranked among top-10 in the world for COVID-19 treatment efficacy and seventh among top-15 supportive governments.

Singapore #COVID-19

Four new Emirati ambassadors sworn in remotely amidst COVID restrictions

Four new ambassadors of the Emirates, in Argentina, New Zealand, Uganda and Benin were sworn in remotely via video conferencing.

UAE #COVID-19

Singapore reports more than 300 new COVID-19 cases for second consecutive day

As of 12pm on April 14, the Ministry of Health (MOH) confirmed an additional 334 cases of COVID-19 infection in Singapore, none of which are...

Singapore #COVID-19

In Pics: Hindu temples in Singapore prepare sweet treats for foreign workers for Tamil and Bengali New Year

A total of 123,000 traditional Indian sweets – including laddu, mysore pauk, paal gova, – were prepared by 24 Hindu Temples.

Singapore #Singapore

Singapore gets more TV content, connectivity boost and assistance for lower-income families: IMDA

IMDA will support the telcos in making immediate investments to upgrade their networks and further bolster Singapore’s nationwide network...

Singapore #COVID-19

Indian-origin judicial commissioner Dedar Singh Gill appointed judge of Singapore High Court

Dedar Singh Gill is an Indian-origin judicial commissioner and intellectual property expert in Singapore.

Singapore #Indiansabroad

In new laws, Singapore bans gatherings of any size

Singapore has passed a new bill to ban all events and social gatherings "of any size in both private and public spaces".

Singapore #COVID-19

106 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore on April 7, 33 recovered

Singapore #COVID-19

Senior diplomat Anurag Srivastava takes over as Indian External Affairs Ministry spokesperson

Srivastava is a 1999-batch Indian Foreign Service officer and previously served as India's Ambassador to Ethiopia.

Global #IndiaNews
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