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After royal rift, Meghan returns to Canada as Madame Tussauds moves Duke and Duchess of Sussex from Royal exhibit

Following the shakeup in the British Royal family over the past few days Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, has returned to Canada to be with...

UK

Bollywood celebs, Indian politicians react on social media to JNU violence

Sunday’s violence on the campus of the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) campus drew a storm of responses on social media, with members of...

Global

India’s premier medical institute looking for overseas expertise to redesign campus

The All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi is looking for overseas expertise to redesign its campus through an open...

Global

Padma Lakshmi’s reply to New Yorker post tagging her as Priyanka Chopra goes viral

Indian-origin celebrity host and model Padma Lakshmi called out The New Yorker magazine for tagging a photo of hers as Priyanka Chopra.

Entertainment

After Singapore, Indian government too plans anti-fake news regulations

Following the promulgation of an anti-fake news law in Singapore, the Indian government too is planning similar regulations for social...

Global

With 30 million followers, Modi most popular world leader on Instagram

The growing popularity and social media savviness of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi were further evident after his account crossed 30...

Global

Pinterest’s new Singapore office to operate SE Asia, India hub

Photo-sharing social media firm Pinterest has launched its Singapore office to better operate across South East Asia and India. This is...

Corporate

Veteran journalist to helm Connected to India’s Editorial operations globally

Shankar Ramakrishnan, until recently the Global News Editor at International Financing Review, Thomson Reuters in New York, will take over...

Global

Suvadugal: Chronicles of great Singaporean Indians who built the Lion City

2019 is a very special year for Singapore, highlighted by year-round bicentennial celebrations. VisualBeatz Pte Ltd has produced a...

Singapore

WhatsApp launches 'tipline' to counter fake news

To counter circulation of fake news in the time of elections in India scheduled to start from April 11, WhatsApp has launched a 'tipline'...

Global

EC binds social media platforms to report and take down abuse

In a bid to curb abuse of social media during general elections, the Election Commission of India has fixed the onus of reporting and...

Global

Temporary outage of Facebook, Instagram feeds across the world

Millions of Facebook and Instagram users spread across the world were unable to access their feeds for a short period yesterday night...

Singapore

NRI banker loses his job over controversial ripped flag Facebook post

Even, as the 11th India-Singapore Strategic Dialogue kicked off today in the Lion City, the controversy over an NRI’s Facebook post...

Singapore

Indian flies to Singapore to buy new iPhone for daughters

Amin Ahmed Dholiya, An Indian businessman flew all the way to Singapore and lined up for 13 hours overnight outside an Apple store to buy...

Singapore

Five things to do over the weekend of September 23-24

Watching a fighting championship to experiencing the rejoice of meditation, this weekend promises to give a choice to pick your mood.

Upcoming

Wife of murdered techie Srinivas Kuchibhotla gets US work visa

We remember Srinivas Kuchibhotla from Kansas, who was brutally shot dead earlier this year in a suspected hate crime.

USA

Indian diaspora in Texas working tirelessly in clean-up operations, providing relief materials

The Indian diaspora along with different community organisations are working tirelessly in clean-up operations and in providing relief...

USA

SGSAIFF: Celebs sizzle on red carpet; new challenges, events on Day 2

The Singapore South Asian International Film Festival (SGSAIFF) kicked off with a bang yesterday with celebrities strolling down the red...

Entertainment

I am back: David Beckham to visit Singapore in September

Ex-Manchester United and Real Madrid superstar David Beckham will visit Singapore on September 21 as part of the AIA Healthy Living Tour,...

Singapore

Aamir Khan’s magic rules Hong Kong Box Office after China, India

Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan's mega blockbuster movie Dangal, which created records upon its release in India and China, has received a...

Entertainment

Indian-American lawmakers criticize Trump’s transgender military ban

Prominent Indian-American lawmakers have criticised US President Donald Trump after he signed a memo instructing the Defence Department to...

USA

'Get your f****** garbage and go back to India': Indian-American CEO victim of racist rant

An Indian-origin CEO in the US, Ravin Gandhi, was racially abused after he wrote an article saying he will not defend US President Donald...

USA

Triple Talaq judgment a victory for ‘Brave Muslim Women’: Shabana Azmi

Veteran Indian actress Shabana Azmi has welcomed the Supreme Court's ruling on triple talaq and said the judgment is a victory for brave...

Global

Indian diaspora, ‘Baahubali’ actors celebrate at India Day Parade in New York

Thousands of people from the India diaspora united on Sunday in their traditional finery to celebrate India’s 71st Independence Day at one...

USA

First song of Secret Superstar releases, spurs attention

The first track from Secret Superstar, Main Kaun Hoon is out. It features Zaira Wasim, the protagonist of the film.

Entertainment