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20-Nov-2018 Singapore

Anushka Sharma unveils her interactive wax figure in Madame Tussauds

Actress-producer Anushka Sharma has unveiled her interactive wax figure in Madame Tussauds here and says she is glad that her figurine is the first ever talking and interactive wax statue."I am glad that my wax figure is the first ever talking and interactive wax figure...

15-Nov-2018 Singapore

East Asia Summit: India for enhanced multilateral cooperation

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday called for enhanced multilateral cooperation while reiterating India's vision of an open and inclusive Indo-Pacific region during the 13th East Asia Summit here."At the East Asia Summit in Singapore, I shared my thoughts...

14-Nov-2018 Singapore

India best destination for you : Narendra Modi to fintech firms

Stressing that technology today is creating immense opportunities to transform millions of lives, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said here that there is an explosion of fintech innovation and enterprise in India and the nation is "your best destination"."The...

13-Nov-2018 Singapore

7th RCEP Inter-Sessional Ministerial Meeting concludes in Singapore

The Union Minister for Commerce & Industry and Civil Aviation, Suresh Prabhu, led the Indian delegation to the 7th RCEP Inter-Sessional Ministerial Meeting in Singapore on 12-13 November, 2018. The Minister for Trade and Industry of Singapore Mr. Chan...

09-Nov-2018 Singapore

Through 'Baahubali' series I'm living my dream : Mrunal Thakur

Known as Bullbul from the TV show "Kumkum Bhagya", actress Mrunal Thakur, who has been roped in to play young Sivagami in "Baahubali: Before the Beginning", says that through the Netflix's live-action series she is living her dream.Mrunal will take the place...

09-Nov-2018 Singapore

Happy there's finally a microphone on the voice: Robin Wright on #MeToo

Actress-director Robin Wright is happy with the #MeToo movement in Hollywood and says that there is finally a microphone on the voice so that people "wake up and change the bad".The #MeToo movement began in Hollywood last year with The New York Times reporting multiple...

08-Nov-2018 Singapore

'Narcos: Mexico' a great chance to hear Mexican voices : Diego Luna

Actor Diego Luna, who will be seen playing the drug kingpin Felix Gallardo in the fourth season of the drug trade drama "Narcos: Mexico", says it is a great chance to hear Mexican voices.The series is helmed by Mexicans Amat Escalante and Alonso Ruizpalacios....

17-Sep-2018 Singapore

DHL eCommerce launches Cash on Delivery for cross border e-commerce

Cash is still king in Southeast Asia, with over 73% of the population still unbanked[1] and inaccessible to e-commerce retailers since they do not have access to credit cards or internet banking services. DHL eCommerce, a division of Deutsche Post DHL Group,...

01-Sep-2018 Singapore

Suresh Prabhu holds bilateral meetings on sidelines of RCEP

India and Singapore today launched the 3rd Review of India Singapore Comprehensive Economic Cooperation Agreement (CECA) in Singapore.  The review was launched by India’s Minister of Commerce & Industry and Civil Aviation, Suresh Prabhu, and Minister...

30-Aug-2018 Singapore

6TH RCEP Ministerial Meeting begins in Singapore

Union Minister of Commerce& Industry and Civil Aviation, Suresh Prabhu,is leading the Indian delegation for the 6th RCEP Trade Ministers’ Meeting which begins in Singapore today.The Minister will participate in the meetingconsisting of 10 ASEAN countries...

21-Aug-2018 Singapore

Myanmar working with UN for Rohingya repatriation : Aung San Suu Kyi

Myanmar's State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi said on Tuesday that her country was working with the UN to allow the safe return of the minority Rohingya refugees who fled to neighbouring Bangladesh following Army offensives in 2017.In a televised conference in Singapore,...

30-Jul-2018 Singapore

Office Satire ‘Job Be Damned’ Launched In Singapore

National best-selling author, Rishi Piparaiya’s book on office satire Job Be Damned was recently launched in Singapore. Mr Ajay Makhija, former CEO of the Global Consumer Bank at Samba Financial Group released the book at a gathering of corporate professionals...

14-Jun-2018 Singapore

Madame Tussauds Singapore first one to include Kim Jong-un

After the Trump-Kim summit on Sentosa earlier this week, Madame Tussauds Singapore decided to feature Kim Jong-un.Guests could stand eye to eye with the North Korean Supreme Leader. President Donald Trump already has wax figures in different Madame Tussauds.The...

11-Jun-2018 Singapore

Trump, Kim to meet at mother of all summits in Singapore

US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un will meet in Singapore on Tuesday morning for a historic summit - billed as the mother of all summits - to solve arguably the worlds most seething nuclear crisis.The summit, which was almost...

02-Jun-2018 Singapore

Narendra Modi meets US Defence Secretary, visits Indian naval ship

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi met US Defence Secretary James Mattis on the sidelines of the Shangri-La Dialogue and went on board an Indian Navy ship at a naval base here on Saturday, the concluding day of his three-nation tour of southeast Asia, before...

01-Jun-2018 Singapore

India Signs Mutual Recognition Agreement (MRA) in Nursing with Singapore

India has signed the Mutual Recognition Agreement (MRA) in Nursing with Singapore. This is the first MRA being signed by India with any of our FTA partners. In a major gain for India, Singapore agreed to expand coverage of Indian nursing institutions by recognising...

01-Jun-2018 Singapore

Narendra Modi visits Nanyang Technological University

The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, today visited Nanyang Technological University in Singapore.He responded to questions during an interaction with students.On a question on the challenges facing Asia in the 21st century, the Prime Minister noted that it...

09-Mar-2018 Singapore

Rahul Gandhi meets Singapore PM Lee Hsien Loong

Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Friday called on Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and discussed issues concerning both countries."I had a cordial meeting with the PM of Singapore, Lee Hsien Loong. Our discussions covered a wide range of topics concerning...

08-Mar-2018 Singapore

Extremely nasty form of politics taking root in India : Rahul Gandhi

Asserting that there is a general atmosphere of intimidation that exists in India, Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Thursday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying an extremely nasty form of politics was taking root in the country and that "we will defeat...

08-Mar-2018 Singapore

BJP less concerned about peace, tranquility : Rahul Gandhi in Singapore

Congress President Rahul Gandhi, who is on a three-day foreign trip that will also take him to Malaysia, on Thursday said here that India was facing "very serious dangers of polarising society" and accused the ruling BJP of being "less concerned about peace and...

04-Mar-2018 Singapore

Michelle Wie wins LPGA Singapore

United States' Michelle Wie won the HSBC Women's World Championship at the Sentosa Golf Club here on Sunday.Michelle Wie clinched her fifth LPGA title, finishing on 17-under 271, reports Efe.Seven birdies in the final round of the tournament helped Wie close...

13-Jan-2018 Singapore

How gut bacteria, broccoli can help keep bowel cancer away

Researchers have developed a cocktail of bacteria and cruciferous vegetables that can potentially turn into a targeting system that seeks out and kills colorectal cancer cells.Colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer worldwide, after lung and prostate cancer.Although...

07-Jan-2018 Singapore

Asean centrality essential for Indo-Pacific peace, prosperity: India

India on Sunday reiterated that the leadership and centrality of the southeast Asian region is essential for the peace and prosperity of the Indo-Pacific region."Asean has reached the golden milestone of 50 years," External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said...

16-Nov-2017 Singapore

Arun Jaitley in Singapore: Lists GST, note ban as major reforms

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has urged Singaporean businesses to invest in India, highlighting the country as one of the largest FDI recipients with the government undertaking major structural reforms, including Aadhaar, GST and demonetisation."India has become...

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