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Rishi Sunak, Akshata Murthy debut on UK's Asian Rich List 2022

British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak and his wife Akshata Murty have made their debut on the UK's 'Asian Rich List 2022' topped by the Hinduja...

UK

World population expected to cross 8 billion on November 15: UN report

According to a United Nations' estimate, the world's total population will reach eight billion by tomorrow. India will replace China as the...

Global

‘Heatwaves may claim close to 100,000 lives in Europe every year’

If nothing is done, heatwaves could lead to the deaths of 90,000 Europeans each year by the end of the century, the European Environment...

Global

India, China workers to see biggest salary increase in 2023; pay bump for Singaporeans

According to the latest Salary Trends Report by ECA International (ECA), workers in India, China and Singapore are expected to see higher...

Singapore

Singapore invites British billionaire Richard Branson to drug rules, death penalty debates

Singapore invited British billionaire Richard Branson to a live televised debate with Home Affairs and Law Minister K Shanmugam on the...

Singapore

Fujifilm Group gets access to Verizon Advanced Security Operations Center

Verizon Business is supporting Japan’s Fujifilm Holdings and its subsidiaries to strengthen its global cybersecurity monitoring and cyber...

Corporate

41 Pakistan-based Indian nationals gave up Indian citizenship last year: Indian government

India News: As many as 41 Pakistan-based Indian nationals gave up their Indian citizenship last year, compared to only seven in 2020,...

Global

Singapore named fifth best city for renters: Study

London took the top spot, with Singapore fifth the only non European capital in the top five best city for renters.

Global

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