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Nehru spirit prevails as Manmohan lands in Singapore (Second Lead)


November 19th, 2011 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, Nov 19 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh reached here from Bali Saturday night for the final leg of his four-day 'Look East' tour to meet the leadership of ... Read more...

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Nalanda University bill in parliament next month


March 27th, 2010 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
Singapore, March 26 (IANS) Giving a push to reviving the Nalanda University, India Friday said the land to set up an international university in its Bihar state has been acquired and a ... Read more...

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44 years after split, Singapore, Malaysia seek better terms


August 8th, 2009 - 9:39 am ICT by IANS
By Kai Portmann Singapore, Aug 8 (DPA) The marriage was unhappy and short-lived. In September 1963, Malaya and Singapore tied the knot to form the state of Malaysia which also included Sarawak and ... Read more...

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India’s leaders asked to follow Infosys founder’s example


May 12th, 2009 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
By Nirmala George Singapore, May 12 (IANS) Singapore's Minister Mentor Lee Kuan Yew has exhorted Indian political leaders to follow the ideals cherished by Infosys founder N.R. Narayana Murthy in order to set ... Read more...

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Singapore’s economy expected to slightly recover by 2009-end


March 16th, 2009 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, March 16 (DPA) Singapore's economy is expected to recover slightly in the final quarter of 2009, just after sliding even deeper into recession during the first three quarters of the year, ... Read more...

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Singapore’s founding father outlines route for India’s development


October 10th, 2008 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, Oct 10 (IANS) Lee Kuan Yew, the man behind the Singapore success story, Friday outlined his vision of the route that India should take to fast track its evolution as a ... Read more...

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Mini version of Pravasi Bharatiya Divas to begin in Singapore today


October 10th, 2008 - 11:57 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 10 (ANI): A mini version of the Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) will begin in Singapore from today. "PBD Singapore" is the second such convention of Indian Diaspora to ... Read more...

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Singapore’s founding father Lee Kuan Yew hospitalised


September 13th, 2008 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, Sep 13 (DPA) Lee Kuan Yew, the architect of modern Singapore and the country's founding father, underwent successful treatment for an abnormal heart rhythm at a local hospital, media reports said ... Read more...

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Singapore to sue Wall Street Journal for contempt of court


September 12th, 2008 - 11:03 am ICT by IANS
Singapore, Sep 12 (IANS) The Singapore government plans to sue the publishers and owner of the Asian edition of the Wall Street Journal (WSJA) for two articles questioning the impartiality and integrity ... Read more...

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Mini version of Pravasi Bharatiya Divas to be held in Singapore


July 28th, 2008 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 28 (ANI): A mini version of the Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) will be held in Singapore on October 10-11 this year. "PBD Singapore" is the second such convention ... Read more...

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Opposition leader sentenced to 12 days in jail


June 2nd, 2008 - 4:01 pm ICT by admin
DPA Singapore, June 2 (DPA) Singapore's most vocal opposition party leader was sentenced Monday to 12 days in jail for contempt arising from remarks made during a hearing to assess damages from a ... Read more...

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Singapore opposition members arrested trying to hold rally


March 15th, 2008 - 11:20 pm ICT by admin
DPA Singapore, March 15 (DPA) Singapore's most vocal opposition leader and several others were arrested Saturday after protesting against soaring prices outside parliament in the city-state. Sporting red T-shirts, the Singapore Democratic Party ... Read more...

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