An Indian national accused of brutally murdering a beautician was on Friday given a discharge not amounting to acquittal but faces two fresh charges relating to the death of the Indian woman in December 2013.
A 41-year-old Indian-origin man in Singapore is facing 10 years in jail after pleading guilty to charges of arranging a minor's sexual tryst with a part-time model and photographing them in a hotel room.
The Singapore High Court on Thursday suspended the practising certificate of a top Indian-origin human rights lawyer here "untill further order", prompting him to denounce the decision as unfair and politically motivated.
Singapore`s first prime minister and the man widely credited with the city-state`s economic success, Lee Kuan Yew, is still on mechanical ventilation in an intensive care unit in hospital, the prime minister`s office said on Thursday.
Singapore President Tony Tan Keng Yam inaugurated the first ever exhibition on the Peranakan Chinese in New Delhi as a part of his four-day visit to commemorate 50 years of diplomatic relations between the two countries.
Describing India and Singapore as integral part of the regional architecture in the Asia-Pacific region, President Pranab Mukherjee said India is looking forward to embark upon a larger role in the region with Singapore as its gateway to ASEAN.
President of Singapore Tony Tan Keng Yam on Monday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and both the leaders held wide-ranging discussions on enhancing bilateral relations in diverse areas as well as broadening cooperation in fighting terrorism among other issues.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Singapore President Tony Tan Keng Yam, who is presently in the national capital to commemorate the 50th anniversary of diplomatic relations between the two countries, on Monday.
Singapore police said Monday they were investigating after Facebook posts showing photographs of bullets were addressed to the prime minister of the city-state, which prides itself on its stability and security.
Asserting that Hindus are not discriminated in Singapore, Law Minister K Shanmugam on Saturday said the disorderly behaviour and skirmishes with police by three Indian-origin men during this week's religious procession was not acceptable.
Three Indian-origin Singaporean men have been arrested for disorderly behaviour during the celebration of Thaipusama, a colourful annual Hindu festival in which many believers pierce their bodies with hooks to honour Lord Murugan's victory over demon hordes.