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Indian High Commission's week-long yoga event in Singapore concludes on International Yoga Day 2021

Singapore News - Indian High Commission in Singapore yesterday observed the 7th International Day of Yoga, concluding nearly 190 online yoga...

Singapore

Heartened by MEA's response, looking to move past 'new strain' controversy, says Singapore High Commissioner

Simon Wong, Singapore High Commissioner to India, yesterday in a virtual press conference stated that Delhi chief minister Arvind...

Covid-19

DBS announces COVID-19 relief efforts to help India worth INR 10 crore

DBS has tied up with the Singapore High Commission in India and the High Commission of India based in Singapore to import three cryogenic...

Singapore

72nd Indian Republic Day celebrations from around the world

72nd Indian Republic Day celebrations from around the world

Global

Singapore and India Reaffirm Strong and Long-standing Defence Relations at 5th Defence Ministers' Dialogue

Singapore’s Minister for Defence Dr Ng Eng Hen and India’s Minister of Defence Rajnath Singh co-chaired the 5th India-Singapore Defence...

Global

Beware of impersonator, says Indian High Commissioner to Singapore Periasamy Kumaran

The fake profile has been sending friend requests and messages on Facebook Messenger asking people to invest in a ponzi scheme.

Singapore

Community Organisations a force multiplier for Indian missions worldwide: Periasamy Kumaran

High Commissioner of India to Singapore, Periasamy Kumaran’s key learning as the previous head of the Indian mission in Qatar was the...

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HCI Singapore welcomes High Commissioner designate P Kumaran

The High Commission of India in Singapore welcomed High Commissioner-designate P Kumaran yesterday as he assumed charge of his new post.

Singapore

Periasamy Kumaran takes over as the High Commissioner of India to Singapore

HE Periasamy Kumaran has been appointed as the next High Commissioner of India to The Republic Of Singapore on Tuesday May 26, 2020.

Singapore

Vande Bharat Mission: The Road Home

A firsthand account of the journey back to India as part of the Indian government's massive repatriation effort, the Vande Bharat Mission.

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234 Indians stranded in Singapore reach home as Vande Bharat Mission gathers steam

The Indian government has planned and put into action one of the largest ever evacuation missions as they attempt to bring home stranded...

Covid-19

India prepares to operate 64 flights over one week to bring home stranded citizens

All 64 flights will be operated by Air India till May 13, after which private airlines can join the evacuation effort.

Covid-19

Exclusive: 3,000 Indian nationals register to return home, says Jawed Ashraf

In an exclusive interview with Connected to India, High Commissioner Jawed Ashraf discusses how the consulate has taken the lead in ensuring...

Singapore Spotlight - @work

PM Modi convenes first ever video conference with Indian Missions worldwide on COVID-19

Prime Minister Narendra Modi interacted with the heads of Indian Embassies and High Commissions - in a first such event for Indian Missions...

Covid-19

“The doors of an embassy must be open to all Indian citizens”, says Indian HC to Singapore Jawed Ashraf​

An exclusive interview with the High Commissioner of India to Singapore, Jawed Ashraf.

Singapore

Singapore is home to one of the most accomplished Indian diaspora in the world: HCI Singapore Jawed Ashraf

An exclusive interview with Indian High Commissioner to Singapore, Jawed Ashraf.

Singapore

Nine questions, nine razor-sharp answers by outgoing Indian High Commissioner to Singapore Jawed Ashraf

A special rapid fire interview with High Commissioner of India to Singapore, Jawed Ashraf where he discusses his favourite food, as well as...

Singapore

“Friendly, accessible, knowledgeable” - High praise for Singapore ministers from outgoing Indian HC Jawed Ashraf

An exclusive interview with outgoing Indian High Commissioner to Singapore HE Jawed Ashraf.

Singapore

EXCLUSIVE: Here’s how you do it; India’s High Commissioner to Singapore leaves an indelible legacy

As Jawed Ashraf prepares to leave Singapore shores after slightly over three years, Connected to India caught up with him for a...

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In Pics: Republic Day celebrations from around the world

Indians across the world enthusiastically celebrated the 71st Republic Day and participated in various cultural events, including unfurling...

Global

Youngest NMP Mohamed Irshad honoured with 7th Abdeali Tayebali Lifetime Achievement Award

NMP Mohammed Irshad presented the 7th Abdeali Tayebali Lifetime Achievement Award for working towards making Singapore a more caring,...

Singapore

Expressions of the Earth: An art exhibition inspired by everyday "Wonders"

In a special exhibition titled "Expressions of the Earth", two Singapore-based artists of Indian origin take inspiration from the world...

Upcoming

BHIM-UPI QR based payment system goes international with soft launch in Singapore

This is the first time that the BHIM app has gone international with the project targeted to go live by February 2020.

Singapore

Trade agreements must balance economic merit and strategic interests, says Jaishankar

Trade agreements must be a balance of strategic interests and economic merit said Foreign Minister S. Jaishankar at the Start-Up and...

Singapore

In Pics: Launch of India-Singapore: The Next Phase business and innovation summit

Connected to India brings you to the grounds of the India-Singapore summit with pictures straight from the scene.

Singapore