Singapore`s Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean on Sunday said 126 officers from the Home Team Academy -- the largest overseas relief team -- are focusing their efforts in Gorkha district of quake-hit Nepal.
Singapore Sunday ordered a local man and an Australian woman facing jail time for articles seen as hostile to foreigners to shut their website down, saying it threatens "public order and national harmony".
The trial of the last Indian national, out of the 25 accused from the country in the December 2013 riot case here, has begun with his defence lawyer claiming "wrongful arrest" and "racial profiling" of his client.
The number of migrants crossing the Mediterranean could surge to 500,000 this year, with deaths at sea reaching thousands if no action is taken against the people who traffic them, the head of the UN`s maritime agency warned Wednesday.
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has begun an open inquiry against Congress leader and industrialist Naveen Jindal and his family for alleged violations of foreign exchange laws in operating four bank accounts at a Swiss private bank in Singapore.
The 2015 edition of International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) may see Leander Paes taking on some of the greatest names of the sport. According to reports, the doubles specialist has agreed to join the Mahesh Bhupathi-launched tennis tournament, thus ending the protracted feud between two of India's greatest tennis players.