Singapore takes ISIS threat seriously: Premier Lee Hsien Loong

Singapore is taking threats imposed by the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) to the region seriously but has not decided yet if it should join the US-led international coalition against the group, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has said.

Indian Coast Guard ship arrives in Singapore

Indian Coast Guard Ship 'Samudra Paheredar' arrived here as part of its Asian itinerary that seeks international cooperation by building a platform for exchange of information and bilateral exercises.

Singapore bans documentary on political exiles

Singapore has banned a documentary on political exiles who have lived abroad for decades, saying the film undermines national security, highlighting the wealthy city-state`s uneasiness over public debate on politics. 

Indian man mowed down by truck in Singapore

An Indian national was killed after being knocked down by a truck here at a soil stockpile site in eastern Singapore.

Chandrasekhar Rao seeks Singapore's help for Telangana development

Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao on Monday sought the help of Singapore in the "reconstruction" of the new State.

Singapore offers support to AP in development projects

Government of Singapore is keen to work with Andhra Pradesh in infrastructural, industrial and capital city development efforts, a delegation from that country told Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu here on Monday.

Singapore: Indian gets five months jail term for Little India riot

A 28-year-old Indian was on Thursday sentenced to five months in jail for obstructing a policeman during the Little India riot, becoming the 17th Indian to be jailed for his involvement in the country's worst violence in 40 years.

Mamata Banerjee announces Cooch Behar-Kolkata air services

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday announced a slew of projects for development of North Bengal including air services between Cooch Behar and Kolkata via Durgapur, where a new airport is coming up in collaboration with Changi of Singapore.

Academic activities begin in Nalanda University after 800 years
Academic activities begin in Nalanda University after 800 years

Academic activities began at Nalanda University at Rajgir on Monday, more than eight centuries after the ancient university was destroyed by a medieval ruler.

Bengal to send officers to Singapore for training

The West Bengal government will send to Singapore officers who come up with good performances for further training, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee announced here Friday.

KCR promises to make Hyderabad most happening city

Promising to turn Hyderabad into the most happening city in the country, Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao Friday announced that 1,000 km long world-class roads will be laid in the city at a cost of Rs 10,000 crore.

Investors ready to ignore 'malicious lies' about WB: Mamata

A lot of foreign investors are keen to invest in West Bengal and are ignoring the "malicious lies" about the state government, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said on Thursday as she hit out at the critics of her recent tour of Singapore.

Singaporeans go barking mad over bid to silence dogs

A suggestion by Singapore`s public housing authority that owners of noisy dogs consider "debarking" their pets to avoid inconveniencing neighbours, has raised animal lovers` hackles in the city-state and prompted much ridicule on social media.

Indian national charged for murder of compatriot

A 26-year-old Indian national was on Wednesday charged by a court here for the murder of a compatriot at an industrial estate in the west coast of Singapore.

Fast, not furious in Asia`s `nanny state`

When 13 year-old Singaporean Choo Yixuan wants to take a break from her gruelling daily schedule of schoolwork and swim training, she dons a jumpsuit to go skydiving -- without a parachute. 

KCR wants to do a Singapore in Telangana

Appreciating giant strides made by Singapore in development, Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao on Monday said he wished to use the best practices of the tiny Southeast Asian nation for growth of his newborn state.

Indian national found murdered in Singapore industrial estate

A 26-year-old Indian national was found murdered near his workplace in the industrial estate of Pandan on the west coast of Singapore, according to a media report here on Monday.

Indian national found murdered in Singapore industrial estate

A 26-year-old Indian national was found murdered near his workplace in the industrial estate of Pandan on the west coast of Singapore, according to a media report here today.

Mitra slams Jaitley for questioning Mamata`s Singapore trip

Slamming Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley for questioning West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee`s official visit to Singapore, state finance minister Amit Mitra on Sunday said that the former was doing "politics" and criticised him for making comments without knowing the developmental process in the state.

Madras HC makes stay order absolute on defamation proceedings against Swamy

The Madras High Court has made absolute an order of stay against defamation proceedings initiated by a Chennai-based consultancy firm against BJP leader Subramanian Swamy in a Singapore court.