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Local talents celebrated at Pradhana Vizha 2021 with 31 talent and production awards

The 17th edition of the event was held at The Theatre at Mediacorp.

Entertainment

Hope to inspire people to work towards taking care of nature, says Commonwealth essay contest winner Czaana Saxena

Singapore-born Indian-origin Czaana Saxena, aged 11 years, has won the gold finalist award in the Queen’s Commonwealth Essay Competition...

Education

Indian origin filmmaker Zafar Anjum’s Singapore Vignettes scores OTT release

Singapore-based writer and filmmaker Zafar Anjum’s feature-length anthology of three short films, Singapore Vignettes, made in Singapore...

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OTT platforms are great opportunities for fresh filmmakers: ZEE5 Global contest winner Shilpa Krishnan

Indian-origin Shilpa Krishnan Shukla, an amateur Singapore-based filmmaker, tries to capture the multiculturalism of both her native and...

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ZEE5 Global OTT Content Festival 2021 announces 15 winners; Singapore's Shilpa Krishnan wins top award

Streaming platform ZEE5 Global today announced the winners and winning entries of the recently concluded 2021 Global Content Festival.

Entertainment

Piyush Gupta wins ET Global Indian Award

Singapore-based DBS Group CEO Piyush Gupta won the Global Indian Award of The Economic Times Awards for Corporate Excellence.

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Indian teacher wins million-dollar global teacher prize; opts to split half with other finalists

Indian teacher Ranjitsinh Disale was announced the winner of the Global Teacher Prize 2020 at a virtual ceremony broadcast from the Natural...

Global

BAFTA announces initiative to unearth, develop talented entertainers across India

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) on Monday announced its 'Breakthrough Initiative' which will identify, celebrate,...

UK

23-year-old Mumbai-based wildlife photographer becomes first Indian woman to win Wildlife Photographer of the Year Award

Mumbai-based wildlife photographer Aishwarya Sridhar has become the first Indian woman to win the 56th Wildlife Photographer of the Year...

Global

50th Kerala State Film Awards hailed for awarding stellar performances, deserving films and technicians

50th Kerala State Film Awards hailed for awarding stellar performances, deserving films and technicians

Entertainment

British-Indian physician awarded for volunteer work helping NHS charity

Ravi Solanki, an Indian-origin physician, is among 19 winners of the United Kingdom's Royal Academy of Engineering President's Special...

UK

Apsaras Arts among 6 inaugural winners of NHB’s ‘Stewards of Singapore's Intangible Cultural Heritage Award’

Apsaras Arts, that trains and nurtures Indian dance forms is among the six winners of the inaugural ‘Stewards of Singapore's Intangible...

Entertainment

BAFTA Appoints Emmy-winning Krishnendu Majumdar as Chair

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts appointed Emmy-winning television producer Krishnendu Majumdar as chairperson, making him...

Entertainment

ZEE Cine Awards conducted sans audience due to COVID-19 fears

The Zee Cine Awards 2020 took place in Mumbai on March 13 without the general public owing to the coronavirus pandemic.

Entertainment

International Indian Film Academy Awards 2020 postponed due to COVID 19 fears

The new date for the awards ceremony is yet to be set, though IIFA has said that it is fully committed to hosting IIFA 2020 in Madhya...

Entertainment

India-based ‘Period. End Of Sentence’ makes history, wins Oscar for Best Documentary Short Subject

An India-based film on menstruation, titled Period. End of Sentence, has won the Oscar in the Documentary Short Subject category at the...

Movies

Indian origin Professor honoured with Hind Rattan Award 2019

An Indian origin Associate Professor at Taylor's University, Australia, Dr Aditya Arya has been honoured with the prestigious Hind Rattan...

Global

India wins top UN award for promoting investment in wind energy sector

India's investment promotion agency Invest India has been conferred with United Nations Investment Promotion Award for mobilising investment...

Global

Megastar Sridevi wins the Excellence in Acting award

Even after 50 glorious years, megastar Sridevi continues to create magic on screen ever since her first leading role in 1976. The Bollywood...

Entertainment

Emmys 2017: Indian-American Aziz Ansari wins Best Writing, Priyanka dazzles in Ivory

The 69th annual Primetime Emmy Awards are over, in a night that saw tons of surprises, was hosted by Stephen Colbert which operated like a...

Entertainment

Anurag Kashyap, Hansal Mehta’s films to be premiered at TIFF

Three Indian films, including Anurag Kashyap’s Mukkebaaz and Hansal Mehta’s Omerta, will represent the country at the 42nd edition of...

Entertainment

IIFA Awards 2017: List of winners

IIFA Awards 2017 - The 'Indian Oscars' lived up to the reputation for grandeur and entertainment that they have established in years past....

Entertainment

IIFA 2017 green carpet: Stars kickstart in style

It's that time of the year when a foreign destination becomes a melting point for the entire Bollywood fraternity to celebrate Indian cinema...

Entertainment

New York-based singer teams up with AR Rahman for Netflix series

Rianjali, the Indian-American singer who was one of the voices behind 'Raakh Baaki' and 'Freaking Life', songs from the recently released...

Entertainment

India-born TV tech pioneer Arun Netravali wins USD100,000 Marconi Prize

Dr Arun Netravali, former president of Bell Labs (now Nokia Bell Labs), has been named the winner of the 2017 Marconi Prize, the Marconi...

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