Singapore

More Indians in Singapore returning home due to job losses: Indian envoy P Kumaran

More and more Indian workers are returning home as Singapore businesses cut down on the workforce following the severe impact of the novel coronavirus pandemic, Indian High Commissioner P Kumaran said on Wednesday.

Sep 09, 2020, 09:32 AM IST

Singapore battles record dengue outbreak with more than 26000 cases

Singapore - a tiny Southeast Asian island nation of 5.7 million people - has recorded more than 26,000 dengue cases this year, surpassing the previous annual record of around 22,000 in 2013 with four months still remaining.

Aug 28, 2020, 07:33 AM IST

Singapore monitoring spate of suicides among migrant workers

Singapore is monitoring a recent spate of suicides and attempted suicides involving migrants which have heightened concerns over the mental health of thousands of low-paid workers confined to their dormitories in the city-state due to COVID-19.

Aug 06, 2020, 10:31 AM IST

Malaysia, Singapore defer high-speed rail project until year-end

Malaysia said on Sunday it had agreed with neighbouring Singapore to suspend until Dec. 31 a project for a high-speed rail link between the capital, Kuala Lumpur, and the city-state, to allow discussion of changes.

May 31, 2020, 14:54 PM IST

Lockdown in Singapore extended till June 1 amid rise in new coronavirus COVID-19 cases

In a televised address to the nation, Prime Minister Lee said the government was committed to doing its "utmost" to keep the deadly virus at bay.

Apr 22, 2020, 12:06 PM IST

British motorsports legend Stirling Moss dies aged 90

Moss spent 134 days in the hospital after suffering chest infection while on holiday in Singapore.
 

Apr 12, 2020, 17:25 PM IST

BREAKING NEWS: Coronavirus scare: Govt issues travel advisory, urges Indians to avoid 'non-essential travel' to Singapore

Cabinet Secretary Rajiv Gauba chaired a high-level meeting on Coronavirus epidemic in China, which has so far claimed over 2,000 lives in the neighbouring country alone. 

Feb 22, 2020, 19:34 PM IST

Taiwan to suspend most flights to China and Singapore raises coronavirus alert

Taiwan suspends most flights to mainland China and Singapore raises coronavirus alert to SARS level as new cases show spread.

Feb 07, 2020, 16:33 PM IST

Singapore Grand Prix organisers stock up on anti-smog masks

Organisers will be keeping tabs on haze readings as the $100 million Formula One street race kicks off on Friday, just days after Singapore authorities warned already-unhealthy levels could worsen and advised people to reduce outdoor activity.

Sep 19, 2019, 18:53 PM IST

Singapore starts countdown to elections, forms panel for constituencies

The impending elections come as Singapore slashed its full-year economic growth forecast with global conditions worsening. Data last month confirmed Singapore`s slowest growth rate in a decade amid mounting fears of recession in the wealthy city-state. 

Sep 04, 2019, 19:05 PM IST

IndiGo announces daily non-stop flights from Delhi to Singapore

Tickets for the daily non-stop flights on Delhi-Singapore route, with come at starting price of Rs 9,999 while that of the Delhi-Doha will start at Rs 10,880.

Aug 23, 2019, 10:08 AM IST

Nepal beat Kuwait to set up Singapore showdown in ICC World Cup T20 Asia Qualifiers

In another clash of the day, Qatar managed to defeat Malaysia in a game where both teams played for pride. 

Jul 28, 2019, 10:37 AM IST

Five teams set for Singapore showdown to move one step closer to ICC T20 World Cup

One qualification spot for the 2019 International Cricket Council (ICC) T20 World Cup Qualifier will be on the line when five teams namely Singapore, Kuwait, Malaysia, Nepal and Qatar lock horns in Singapore between July 22 to 28.

Jul 22, 2019, 07:10 AM IST

Unauthorised drone flying hit operations at Singapore's Changi airport

As many as 15 departures and three arrivals were delayed on Monday (June 24) due to unmanned aircraft sightings near Changi airport.

Jun 25, 2019, 10:39 AM IST

Minister Iswaran to lead yoga celebration in Singapore

The session will be across 130 centres during the celebration between June 15 and 25. The venues include iconic places like Gardens by the Bay, Marina Barrage, as well as community centres spread across the city-state.

Jun 13, 2019, 10:47 AM IST

DNA analysis of Singapore's new law on Fake News

This segment of Zee News brings to you top news stories. DNA analysis of Singapore's new law on Fake News. Watch this video to know more.

May 10, 2019, 23:20 PM IST

Singapore passes fake news law amid freedom-of-speech fears

The Prevention from Online Falsehoods and Manipulation Bill passed with 72 members voting in favour. 

May 09, 2019, 13:04 PM IST

Japan Olympic committee chief Tsunekazu Takeda to resign as IOC member: Reports

Takeda's resignation came following allegations for suspected corruption in Japan's successful bid to host the 2020 Summer Olympic Games in Tokyo.

Mar 19, 2019, 10:28 AM IST

Singapore most liveable for Asian expats: Survey

Other cities in Asian countries like Malaysia and Thailand have also seen higher ratings largely due to infrastructure improvement.

Jan 30, 2019, 13:19 PM IST

Indian-origin man charged for a woman murder in Singapore

Police said that the two knew each other and were understood to be in a relationship.

Jan 18, 2019, 14:22 PM IST