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Is it safe to travel to Istanbul? Tips for a trip to Turkey

Turkey hides one of the most intriguing tourist attractions in Europe. Thousands of people visit its cities and fall in love with them.

Travel

Expat living: Hong Kong most expensive city to live in; Singapore stays 13th

Singapore retained its ranking as the 13th most expensive city globally for expats, according to global research firm ECA International.

Global

NRIs are increasingly investing in Indian commercial real estate: Study

NRI millennial investors are increasingly investing in Indian commercial real estate. 53% of NRI investors are millennials, reveals the...

NRI Personal Finance NRI Stories

India's Covid tally climb to 43,057,545 with 2,593 new cases

India's COVID tally reached 43,057,545 with 2,593 fresh infections, while the active cases jumped to 15,873.

Covid-19

Soil is not just a resource; it is our source: Sadhguru

Conscious Planet: Save Soil is a global movement geared towards saving our soil and planet. Indian yogi, mystic and visionary Sadhguru bike...

Global Spotlight - @work

We are where the children need help: Deepak Kapoor of Save the Children’s Global Board

Ex-PwC Chairman Deepak Kapoor has been inducted in Save the Children Global Board. Catch his exclusive interview with Connected to India.

Global Spotlight - @work

Gautam Adani overtakes Mukesh Ambani as Asia's richest man

Indian billionaire Gautam Adani is now Asia's richest person, having overtaken Reliance Group Chairman Mukesh Ambani.

India

Closure of three Canadian colleges leaves Indian students in the lurch

Indian students were left in a vulnerable and unsupported position after the sudden closure of three private colleges in Canada’s Montreal...

Global

Budget 2022 reactions: Here's what Indians are saying

Let's take a look at some of the reactions and highlights to the 2022 Budget from Indians across different sectors.

India

Modi tops chart again in global leader approval ratings

The latest ratings by data intelligence company Morning Consult suggest that India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi has again topped the...

India

10 wealthiest men doubled their wealth to USD 1.5 trillion in first two COVID years: Oxfam

The first two COVID pandemic years have witnessed ten richest men across the globe doubling their wealth to USD 1.5 trillion from USD 700...

Global

WHO head warns that Omicron may be less severe but not mild

WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said that the Covid’s Omicron strain may be less severe as compared to Delta, but should not be...

Covid-19

Google says goodbye to 2021 with its new decorated logo

As 2021 draws to a close, Google has unveiled its doodle on New Year’s Eve, the last day of the current year, to send out wishes...

Global

'Tsunami' of Omicron cases worldwide set to overwhelm healthcare systems: WHO chief

A COVID variant-driven "tsunami" threatens to overwhelm healthcare systems across the world, the WHO said yesterday as data showed cases...

Covid-19

Too soon to tell if Omicron worse than Delta: WHO

A World Health Organisation official stated that the organisation does not yet have enough data on the new Omicron variant of the...

Covid-19

Indian-American economist Gita Gopinath set for key IMF post

Indian-American Gita Gopinath, the IMF's chief economist, will become the number two official at the Washington-based crisis lender from...

Global

Singapore world's second most expensive city to live in; Tel Aviv tops the list

Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), Singapore has become the world's second most expensive city to live in. Tel Aviv is the world's most...

Global

US varsities witness 13.2% decline in Indian students, shows report

Universities in the United States saw a significant 13.2 per cent drop in the number of Indian students in 2020-21, says the latest Open...

USA

Singapore ranks first, India among top five risers in Global Youth Development Index

Singapore ranked first in the world while India at rank 122 was among the top five risers in the latest Global Youth Development Index...

Global

Despite COVID, International Baccalaureate pass percentage jumps from 85 to 89 in May 2021 results

Nearly 89 per cent of over 170,000 students enrolled in the International Baccalaureate (IB) globally have recently received their IB...

Education

Singapore drops in global cost of living rankings for expats: ECA International report

Singapore has dropped by one place to be in the 13th position in the global cost of living rankings, but remains in the top 10 most...

Singapore

DBS tops list of World's Best Banks In India 2021

Sngapore's DBS has been named by Forbes in their list of World's Best Banks 2021 out of 30 domestic and international banks in India for the...

Corporate

B1617 COVID-19 variant spreading worldwide at 'frightening speed': Experts

According to researchers at the National University of Singapore, the B1617 COVID-19 variant is spreading worldwide at a 'frightening speed'...

Global

Study gathers Singapore residents' views on a host of pandemic-related issues

According to a study by the Institute of Policy Studies (IPS) released yesterday, younger Singaporeans and permanent residents are more...

Singapore

COVID-19 impact: Singapore sees a drop in rental costs for expatriates

Singapore Housing News - Singapore saw its rent rates take a dip in 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic and its effect on tourism, according...

Housing