Indians in Singapore


Indian Heritage Centre plans grand Deepavali celebrations

The Indian Heritage Centre is all set to usher in the Festival of Lights, Deepavali with an array of online and on-site activities with Once...


SINDA launches job support framework for Singaporean Indian community

The Singaporean Indian Development Association (SINDA) has launched a multi-faceted job support framework to help the Singaporean Indian...


SINDA Excellence Awards go online this year, with record number of recipients

The Singapore Indian Development Associdation (SINDA) commemorated its annual SINDA Excellence Awards (SEA) virtually this year, with the...


Singapore Indian Development Association (SINDA) Project Give 2020 to focus on acts of care

As the Deepavali festive season draws near, Singapore Indian Development Association (SINDA) is gearing up its year-round Project Give...


SICCI COVID-19 Task Force launches the Little India Walkabout 2020 campaign

The month-long campaign aims to understand daily issues faced by businesses.


In Pics: Indian Independence Day celebrations around the world

On the occasion of India's 74th Independence Day, Indian flags were unfurled across the world and virtual ceremonies held on account of the...


Pritam Singh creates history as Singapore’s first Leader of the Opposition

In the recently held election on July 10, Workers' Party won 10 parliamentary seats out of the 93 contested, making it the biggest...


Four Friends pack a powerful punch with their Memories series

Memories Never Die(MND) and its Prequel were written and directed by a Singapore based artiste remotely during the COVID-19 circuit breaker.


Indian Association’s Project COVID Aid brings joy to both recipients and volunteers

The Singapore Indian Association's Project COVID Aid, targets families suffering from financial hardship due to the COVID-19 pandemic.


In Pics: IDY 2020 celebrated from home, with social distancing yoga sessions

Millions of people across the world gathered in video chatrooms and virtual webinars to commemorate the International Day of Yoga with an...


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 musician Shalabh all set to 'Reboot' humanity

An Enterprise Digital Marketer and Digital Consumer Insights professional by day and a musician by night, Shalabh will release his second...


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...


India releases SOP for ‘Vande Bharat Mission’ - the biggest repatriation mission in country's history

India releases SOP for ‘Vande Bharat Mission’ - the biggest repatriation mission in country's history , bringing back approximately...


Global Schools Foundation contributes SGD250k to COVID-19 affected Singapore community

The Global Schools Foundation has contributed SGD250,000 towards the welfare and community development of the COVID-19 affected in...


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...

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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.


Are you an Indian abroad? Here’s a handy guide of COVID-19 helplines set up by MEA

The Ministry of External Affairs has advised all Indians abroad to stay put and seek help from Indian missions abroad.


In pics: Temple hopping on Mahashivratri 2020 in Singapore from 6 pm to 6 am

Most temples in Singapore are open throughout the Mahashivratri night, except some such as the Perumal and Waterloo Krishnan temples, which...


‘Chennai2Singapore’ highlights Tamil culture of Lion City on Day 1 of Singapore Film Festival

The cultural connect between Singapore and India has a rich and long history and has only grown in leaps and bounds over the years due to...


Esplanade’s Raga series enters 11th edition

With the burgeoning arts scene in Singapore, the Raga series gives another second chance to Indian artists in Singapore to showcase their...


LISHA - Keeping Indian heritage alive and resplendent in Singapore

It is LISHA or Little India Shopkeepers and Heritage Association, the nimble and assiduous organisation, which has been leading this year...

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Indian-origin researcher Ashok Venkitaraman to head NUS cancer research institute

Widely recognised for his contributions to cancer genetics and biology, Professor Venkitaraman is the currently Ursula Zoellner Professor of...


Celebrating the artistic journey of Kalyani Puranik

Ms Puranik has taught hindustani classical music to students across races and cultures at the Temple of Fine Arts, Singapore.


The Band Walle and Palwinder bring the flavour of desi music to Singapore

Having made their debut at Kalaa Utsavam last year, The Band Walle is back to set the stage alive with a special performance with...

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