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Singapore Art Museum To Get 30 Per Cent More Exhibition Space

By Nithya Subramanian | 3 days ago

Although the opening of the Singapore Art Museum (SAM) will be delayed by two years, there will be some compensating factors. These include an overall expansion of gallery spaces by 30 per cent, and a unique floating Sky gallery offering 1,200 sq m to the exhibition capacity. The museum currently closed for a $90 million…

Light At The End Of The Tunnel

By Shobha Tsering Bhalla and Nithya Subramanian | 3 weeks ago

As 2019 draws to a close, we bring you our most heart-warming story of the year. Hopefully it will be a harbinger of a kinder world in 2020. Raising funds is not only about raising the bottom line. In some cases, it can be about upping the ante on kindness. Cutting through bureaucracy and providing…

Season’s Greetings from Team India Se!

By Team India Se | December 23, 2019

India Se Media wishes all its clients, subscribers and supporters Merry Christmas and A Happy New Year!

Sree Narayana Mission Only Indian Origin Organisation To Win Charity Transparency Award

By Team India Se | December 11, 2019

The Sree Narayana Mission (Singapore) was one of the 67 charities and the only Indian organisation to be conferred the Charity Transparency Award (CTA) at the Charity Transparency and Governance Awards 2019. This is the second consecutive year that it has won this award. The award recognises charities who communicate information to stakeholders in a…

Diageo Global Travel Launches The Exclusive Johnnie Walker Gifting Studio At DFS, Changi

By Dev Inder Bhalla | December 11, 2019

Diageo Global Travel, in partnership with Changi Airport Group (CAG) and DFS Group, the world’s leading luxury travel retailer, celebrated the official launch of its new and exclusive Johnnie Walker Gifting Studio at Singapore Changi Airport at Terminal 3 on 5th December 2019. The special launch event was attended by representatives from Diageo, CAG, DFS Group,…

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A Singaporean Bouquet Of Dance

The third edition of the International Dance Day Festival, an annual dance festival spearheaded by the veteran Indian classical danseuse Shantha Ratii of  Shantha Ratii Initiatives (SRI) was held at the Drama Centre on April 26 & 27, 2019.  The two-day festival brought together, under one roof, artistes from diverse disciplines, including Spanish, Western Contemporary,…

A First Hand Experience Of Pakistani Protests Against Kashmir Outside Indian High Commission In London

At 11 am I received a call from a friend asking where I was. I said that I was boarding a train and would be there before 12. By the time I had reached Holborn it was exactly 12 as the roads were jammed with coaches. People were flocking towards Aldwych IHC. The Pakistanis had…

Pico Iyer Launches His Latest Book, First Writer in Residence of Raffles Hotel

Well-known travel writer Pico Iyer’s latest book – This Could Be Home: Raffles Hotel and the City of Tomorrow was launched in Singapore today. It is his inaugural work as the first Writer in Residence of the Raffles Hotel. Speaking to India Se Media, Iyer said he was impressed at how well-read the Indian diaspora…

Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi urges ‘globalisation of compassion’

He wants to counter “shrinking hearts” with a “globalisation of compassion”, says the Indian Nobel laureate who gave his award to the nation. The 2014 Nobel Peace Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi recalled how difficult it was to bequeath the award. There was none in India at the time: Tagore’s 1913 Nobel Prize for Literature had…

PM Modi’s Announces Creation Of Chief Of Defence Staff Post, Avoids Mention Of Pakistan In Independence Day Speech

Wearing his trademark safa, this time in bright yellow with hints of green and red with a long trail, Prime Minister Narendra Modi gave his sixth consecutive Independence Day speech from the ramparts of the Red Fort where he deliberately avoided the mention of Pakistan but instead chose to focus on developmental issues such as…