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Business Standard India
Readymade garment exports down 3.84% in August over GST worriesTirupur Exporters Association President Raja M Shanmugam said that the trend wo
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
Tirupur Exporters Association President Raja M Shanmugam said that the trend would continue as exporters are not able to take new orders since, after the GST implementation, the threat of loosing drawback to the tune of five-six per cent has... Read more
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asianage
Payas Jain, Diya Chitale claim sub-jr titleson the back foot. In a left-handers cadet boys final, Preyesh completed a hat-
asianage / Posted yesterday
on the back foot. In a left-handers cadet boys final, Preyesh completed a hat-trick of titles this season beating Tarun Shanmugam 4-0. Preyesh, who showed consistency in the North and Central Zone events earlier, continued his winning ways with... Read more
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The Christian Post
Indian Teen Who Earned Near Perfect Score on State Exams Hangs Herself When Shanmugam Anitha hung herself in her home early this September, she had
The Christian Post / Posted 5 days ago
When Shanmugam Anitha hung herself in her home early this September, she had already accomplished the impossible. The 17-year-old had recently obtained a near perfect score... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Singaporeans voted for this? « Opinion « TR EMERITUSin the next instance his nephew was prosecuted for contempt of court over a pri
The Temasek Review / Posted 5 days ago
in the next instance his nephew was prosecuted for contempt of court over a private Facebook post (whereas his minister, K Shanmugam got away scot-free when he commented on the death penalty for drug cases the day before the verdict for Yong Vui... Read more
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Asian journal
THE 59TH RAMON MAGSAYSAY AWARDS: Transforming societies through a commitment to the larger gooddistributes hot, packed meals daily to the poor. The group now cooks 6,000 meal
Asian journal / Posted 5 days ago
distributes hot, packed meals daily to the poor. The group now cooks 6,000 meals daily by 300 regular volunteers. Gethsi Shanmugam from Sri Lanka devoted four decades of her life with her intense involvement in rebuilding lives of Sri Lankan... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Akhil Gogoi: The controversial activist branded as Maoist and an Ulfa sympathiserclass” having increased since winning the first RTI national awards in 2009. He
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 days ago
class” having increased since winning the first RTI national awards in 2009. He won the second Manjunath Shanmugam Integrity Award the year before. Gogoi received the RTI award, an initiative of Public Cause Research Foundation... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Individuals in Singapore being radicalised at faster pace: ShanmugamHome Affairs and Law Minister K Shanmugam said that before the Islamic State mi
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
Home Affairs and Law Minister K Shanmugam said that before the Islamic State militant group came on the scene, authorities assessed it would take about two years for individuals to become radicalised, but now some individuals may be radicalised in as... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Individuals in Singapore being radicalised at faster pace: ShanmugamSINGAPORE: Individuals in Singapore are being radicalised at a faster pace, Hom
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
SINGAPORE: Individuals in Singapore are being radicalised at a faster pace, Home Affairs and Law Minister K Shanmugam said on Wednesday (Sep 13). Speaking at a dialogue session attended by members of the Muslim community and grassroots leaders, the... Read more
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The Mercury News
National Merit Scholarships 2018 semifinalists namedStephanie Y. Morissette, Thomas M. Muthyala, Prerna Nguyen, Kelley Ranade,
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
Stephanie Y. Morissette, Thomas M. Muthyala, Prerna Nguyen, Kelley Ranade, Rayva A. Rao, Kushaal Sardal, Riya R. Shanmugam, Adithya V. Silva, Jan Gabrielle P. Su, Jessica Walsh, Sabrina K. Wang, Tuan Xiao, Eric Y. Xu, Jerry... Read more
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The Temasek Review
When the Law Minister insults himself to defend the racist EP, you know Singapore is in pretty bad shape « Opinion « TR EMERITUSmust be very wrong somewhere. How the PAP intends to build a common identity b
The Temasek Review / Posted 6 days ago
must be very wrong somewhere. How the PAP intends to build a common identity by “divide and conquer” boggles the mind. Shanmugam said that the government has taken an active approach to promoting racial harmony, citing the ethnic quota in... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Closer coordination needed to build a safer and more secure ASEANknown fighters," said Mr Teo. In a significant step towards working together,
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
known fighters," said Mr Teo. In a significant step towards working together, Singapore's Home Affairs and Law Minister K Shanmugam launched at the event an upgraded ASEANAPOL Database System 2.0 (e-ADS 2.0) that allows police forces in ASEAN to... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Use of race to divide and rule the country has caused more damage to Singapore than ever « A – H « Columnists « TR EMERITUSpeople can accept a Malay President then surely they may be able to welcome a n
The Temasek Review / Posted 7 days ago
people can accept a Malay President then surely they may be able to welcome a non-Chinese Prime Minister? Law Minister K Shanmugam has also mentioned that the Malay community is crying out for a Malay head of state to look into the interest of... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Race is BS or “post-truth” at work? « Opinion « TR EMERITUSElection is part of Singapore’s overall framework to create a strong national i
The Temasek Review / Posted 8 days ago
Election is part of Singapore’s overall framework to create a strong national identity, Law and Home Affairs Minister K Shanmugam said. Does he mean that a “Malays only” presidency where the only “Malay” candidates have i/cs saying “Indian” or... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
37 buildings identified with unsafe cladding; removal required by end-Octobermay have used cladding on their external walls that does not comply with fire s
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
may have used cladding on their external walls that does not comply with fire safety standards, Home Affairs Minister K. Shanmugam said in Parliament on Monday (Sep 11). The figure is an update to the Singapore Civil Defence Force’s (SCDF)... Read more
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Inquirier.net
9/11: BIRTH DATE OF THE COUNTRY’S GREATEST TERRORISTare Abdon Nababan from Indonesia, for giving a meaningful face and expression t
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 days ago
are Abdon Nababan from Indonesia, for giving a meaningful face and expression to Adat communities; Sri Lanka’s Gethsie Shanmugam, for “rebuilding lives from the psychosocial wounds of war and violence”; Japan’s Yoshiaki Ishizawa, for “restoring... Read more
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The Star
Two foreign Christian preachers denied entry into Singaporeand inflammatory comments of other religions" in the past. Its statement came
The Star / Posted 10 days ago
and inflammatory comments of other religions" in the past. Its statement came after Home Affairs and Law Minister K. Shanmugam cited the cases at a forum earlier yesterday. Shanmugam said the Government takes "an equal approach" to all... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Reserved Presidential Election part of framework to build national identity: K ShanmugamElection is part of Singapore's overall framework to create a strong national i
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
Election is part of Singapore's overall framework to create a strong national identity, Law and Home Affairs Minister K Shanmugam said. Whether it be ethnic quotas in public housing estates, or the Group Representation Constituency (GRC) system... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
2 foreign Christian preachers barred from speaking in Singapore for anti-Islam, anti-Buddhist commentsthe applications was made by the Ministry of Manpower (MOM), in consultation wi
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
the applications was made by the Ministry of Manpower (MOM), in consultation with MHA. Home Affairs and Law Minister K Shanmugam cited the two cases at an Institute of Policy Studies forum earlier on Friday, when he spoke of how Singapore's... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Tan Chuan-Jin’s appointment as Speaker of Parliament is nothing short of a demotion and a removal from cabinet « Current Affairs « Opinion « TR EMERITUSprofile nature of the incident. Other than that, he has stayed out of the entir
The Temasek Review / Posted 11 days ago
profile nature of the incident. Other than that, he has stayed out of the entire AHTC saga when other ministers such as Shanmugam and Heng Swee Keat jumped in although it was none of their business. And he refused to engage in the dirty politics... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
'Big shoes to fill': Desmond Lee on new role as Minister at MSFassignment", as none of her previous postings were security-related. "But the
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
assignment", as none of her previous postings were security-related. "But the ministry is ably helmed by Minister K Shanmugam and assisted by Parliamentary Secretary Amrin Amin. Together with the Home Team agencies, we will continue to make... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Tragedy of a coolie’s talented daughter: A faulty exam system destroyed Anitha’s dreamsin medicine. This is my ambition. I want to work for my society as a doctor. I
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 14 days ago
in medicine. This is my ambition. I want to work for my society as a doctor. I have four brothers and father. His name is Shanmugam and he is a coolie. My mother’s name (was) Anandam and she passed away ten years back. Could you help me study... Read more
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The Hindu
The Dhinakaran rebellion: Decoding the loyalty factorthe “long absence” of Mr. Parthiban and his stand do not seem to have gone well
The Hindu / Posted 15 days ago
the “long absence” of Mr. Parthiban and his stand do not seem to have gone well among a cross-section of people. M. Shanmugam, former chairman of Tirupur District Panchayat who has been with the party for 40 years and till now with the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
teacher helps rebuild scarred lives in Sri Lankathe healing process, it must be easy to get disillusioned, lose hope and just g
Pilipino Star / Posted 16 days ago
the healing process, it must be easy to get disillusioned, lose hope and just give up on life. But 82-year-old Gethsie Shanmugam of Sri Lanka rose to the occasion — and was recognized as one of this year’s Ramon Magsaysay awardees for... Read more
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dna
Protests in TN after student hangs selfserve the poor. Anitha's dream was so well known in the neighbourhood that loca
dna / Posted 16 days ago
serve the poor. Anitha's dream was so well known in the neighbourhood that locals used to call her Dr Anitha. Her father, Shanmugam, a daily wage labourer, said despite adverse circumstances, Anitha managed to focus on her studies. "What was her... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Robredo: World needs empathy, selfless servicefight daunting adversaries and strong opposition,” she said. This year’s laure
Pilipino Star / Posted 18 days ago
fight daunting adversaries and strong opposition,” she said. This year’s laureates are Tony Tay of Singapore, Gethsie Shanmugam of Sri Lanka, Lilia de Lima of the Philippines, Yoshiaki Ishizawa of Japan, Abdon Nababan of Indonesia and the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Leni praises Asian heroesPhilippine Educational Theater Association, represented by its president Cecili
Inquirier.net / Posted 19 days ago
Philippine Educational Theater Association, represented by its president Cecilia Garrucho, Tony Tay of Singapore, Gethsie Shanmugam of Sri Lanka, Abdon Nababan of Indonesia, Lilia de Lima of the Philippines and Yoshiaki Ishizawa of Japan. —LYN... Read more
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Inquirier.net
She helped rebuild war-scarred livessomeone who has spent four decades trying to help rebuild the war-scarred lives
Inquirier.net / Posted 19 days ago
someone who has spent four decades trying to help rebuild the war-scarred lives of women and children in Sri Lanka, Gethsie Shanmugam still believes in young people, who, she thinks, will create a world far better than what she has seen. “I don’t... Read more
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The Manila Times
Ex-PEZA chief leads Ramon Magsaysay awardeesawardees were Yoshiaki Ishizawa of Japan, Abdon Nababan of Indonesia, Philippin
The Manila Times / Posted 19 days ago
awardees were Yoshiaki Ishizawa of Japan, Abdon Nababan of Indonesia, Philippine Educational Theatre Association, Gethsie Shanmugam of Sri Lanka, and Tony Tay of Singapore. De Lima was first appointed as PEZA chief in 1995 by former President... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Robredo says world now needs transformational leadersLilia de Lima, Philippines; Abdon Nababan, Indonesia; Philippine Educational Th
Inquirier.net / Posted 19 days ago
Lilia de Lima, Philippines; Abdon Nababan, Indonesia; Philippine Educational Theater Association, Philippines; Gethsie Shanmugam, Sri Lanka; and Tony Tay, Singapore. The awardees, the Ramon Magsaysay Foundation said, collectively “advanced... Read more
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Inquirier.net
5 persons, 1 organization honored at 2017 Ramon Magsaysay AwardLilia de Lima, Philippines; Abdon Nababan, Indonesia; Philippine Educational Th
Inquirier.net / Posted 19 days ago
Lilia de Lima, Philippines; Abdon Nababan, Indonesia; Philippine Educational Theater Association, Philippines; Gethsie Shanmugam, Sri Lanka; and Tony Tay, Singapore. Vice President Leni Robredo graced the event by presenting the awards. In... Read more
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Inquirier.net
5 persons, 5 organizations honored at 2017 Ramon Magsaysay AwardLilia de Lima, Philippines; Abdon Nababan, Indonesia; Philippine Educational Th
Inquirier.net / Posted 19 days ago
Lilia de Lima, Philippines; Abdon Nababan, Indonesia; Philippine Educational Theater Association, Philippines; Gethsie Shanmugam, Sri Lanka; and Tony Tay, Singapore. ADVERTISEMENT Vice President Leni Robredo graced the event by presenting the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Relooking the recruitment and renewal of the PAP’s leadershipMinister Lee’s cabinet in 2008. He was then 49. It was probably slightly “old”
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 19 days ago
Minister Lee’s cabinet in 2008. He was then 49. It was probably slightly “old” by PAP standards. But by that point, Mr K Shanmugam had gained significant experience in the private sector. To bring such depth to the Cabinet – also now as the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
For Belt and Road to succeed, China must work harmoniously with other countries: ShanmugamBelt and Road initiative (BRI) presents many opportunities for growth in the re
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 22 days ago
Belt and Road initiative (BRI) presents many opportunities for growth in the region, but the Asian superpower has to work with other countries for it to succeed, Singapore's Home Affairs and Law Minister K Shanmugam said on Monday... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
For Belt and Road to succeed, China must work harmoniously with other countries: Shanmugambut the Asian superpower has to work with other countries for it to succeed, Si
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 22 days ago
but the Asian superpower has to work with other countries for it to succeed, Singapore's Home Affairs and Law Minister K Shanmugam said on Monday (Aug 28). Building on the ancient overland Silk Road economic belt connecting China to Europe and... Read more
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dna
Rajiv Gandhi assassination case convict Perarivalan granted parole after 26 yearsaka Arivu has spent over 26 years in prison. After the denial of parole to him
dna / Posted 25 days ago
aka Arivu has spent over 26 years in prison. After the denial of parole to him become a political issue, Law Minister CV Shanmugam told the Assembly last month that the government would soon take a decision on it after taking legal... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Charlottesville clashes show erosive power of hate speech: Shanmugamprevent hate speech and protect institutions, so people can live free from harm
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 25 days ago
prevent hate speech and protect institutions, so people can live free from harm and hate, Home Affairs and Law Minister K Shanmugam said on Friday (Aug 25). He made this point in a Facebook post commenting on recent events in Charlottesville,... Read more
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The Hindu
Perarivalan, Rajiv assassination case convict, granted parolethe government was considering the proposal. The Chief Minister had said follo
The Hindu / Posted 26 days ago
the government was considering the proposal. The Chief Minister had said following requests from various quarters, he held consultations with Law Minister C.Ve. Shanmugam over the issue and sent the proposal for legal advice of the Advocate Gene... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Former Speaker’s behaviour during the passing of ‘Contempt of Court’ bill, brings to question on her impartiality and independence « Life Stories « Opinion « TR EMERITUSwere made to existing common law by this Bill. Keeping clarifications short A
The Temasek Review / Posted 26 days ago
were made to existing common law by this Bill. Keeping clarifications short Arguing that the Minister of Law, Mr K Shanmugam was not exactly right when he said that the proposed Bill has no changes to the powers of the Government via the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Airbnb announces its first airline partnership in India with Jet Airwaystravellers will be able to enjoy the added-value they receive from being associ
The Economic Times / Posted 26 days ago
travellers will be able to enjoy the added-value they receive from being associated with two dynamic brands." Jayaraj Shanmugam, chief commercial officer, Jet Airways said, "An increasing number of Indian travellers are embracing the fresh and... Read more
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New Kerala
Jet Airways becomes first Indian airline to partner with Airbnb - newkerala news #265641travel unique for Indian travellers. "We are delighted to be the first Indian
New Kerala / Posted 27 days ago
travel unique for Indian travellers. "We are delighted to be the first Indian airline to partner Airbnb, and look forward to creating more of such innovative experiences for our guests," said chief commercial officer, Jet Airways, Jayaraj Shanmu... Read more
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The Economic Times
Jet Airways joins hands with Airbnbof choices for stay that it currently offers its guests, a release said. The a
The Economic Times / Posted 27 days ago
of choices for stay that it currently offers its guests, a release said. The airline's chief commercial officer Jayaraj Shanmugam said, "An increasing number of Indian travellers are embracing the fresh and highly personalised experiences that a... Read more
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Reuters
Twice-convicted ex-Jefferies trader faces prison after losing bail requestmeans Litvak, 42, will begin serving his sentence on Sept. 12 as scheduled, tho
Reuters / Posted 28 days ago
means Litvak, 42, will begin serving his sentence on Sept. 12 as scheduled, though the court expedited his appeal. Kannon Shanmugam, a lawyer for Litvak, declined to comment. Prosecutors accused Litvak of lying to customers such as... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Twice-convicted ex-Jefferies trader faces prison after losing bail requestmeans Litvak, 42, will begin serving his sentence on Sept. 12 as scheduled, tho
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 28 days ago
means Litvak, 42, will begin serving his sentence on Sept. 12 as scheduled, though the court expedited his appeal. Kannon Shanmugam, a lawyer for Litvak, declined to comment. Prosecutors accused Litvak of lying to customers such as... Read more
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New Kerala
AIADMK merger: Panneerselvam says decision brought 'tremendous joy' to party workers - newkerala news #265079Balakrishna Reddy- Minister for Youth Welfare and Sports Development (hitherto
New Kerala / Posted 29 days ago
Balakrishna Reddy- Minister for Youth Welfare and Sports Development (hitherto held by K.A. Sengottaiyan) -C. Ve. Shanmugam- Minister of Mines and Minerals (hitherto held by M.C. Sampath), in addition to subject presently held by him (Law... Read more
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New Kerala
AIADMK 'united' again: OPS sworn in as Tamil Nadu Dy Chief Minister - newkerala news #264989P. Balakrishna Reddy- Minister for Youth Welfare and Sports Development (hither
New Kerala / Posted 29 days ago
P. Balakrishna Reddy- Minister for Youth Welfare and Sports Development (hitherto held by K.A. Sengottaiyan) - C. Ve. Shanmugam- Minister of Mines and Minerals (hitherto held by M.C. Sampath), in addition to subject presently held by him (Law... Read more
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Business Standard India
Panneerselvam sworn in as TN deputy CM; to hold finance portfolioheld by Sengottaiyan. Further, Mines and Minerals hitherto held by Industries
Business Standard India / Posted 29 days ago
held by Sengottaiyan. Further, Mines and Minerals hitherto held by Industries Minister MC Sampath was allotted to C Ve Shanmugam, who is the law minister. Panneerselvam was first made the finance minister by Jayalalithaa when the AIADMK came... Read more
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dna
AIADMK 'united' again: OPS swears in as Tamil Nadu Dy Chief MinisterP. Balakrishna Reddy- Minister for Youth Welfare and Sports Development (hither
dna / Posted 29 days ago
P. Balakrishna Reddy- Minister for Youth Welfare and Sports Development (hitherto held by K.A. Sengottaiyan) - C. Ve. Shanmugam- Minister of Mines and Minerals (hitherto held by M.C. Sampath), in addition to subject presently held by him (Law... Read more
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The Hindu
AIADMK merger: Panneerselvam to be Deputy CM, gets finance portfoliowho held the post earlier has been given the Youth Welfare and Sports Developme
The Hindu / Posted 29 days ago
who held the post earlier has been given the Youth Welfare and Sports Development ministries. In addition to Law, C.Ve. Shanmugam would also hold the portfolio of Mines and Minerals hitherto held by Mr. M.C. Sampath, the release from the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Former Supreme Court judge Joseph Grimberg diesas a consultant. In 1997, he became one of the first lawyers in Singapore to be
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 1 months ago
as a consultant. In 1997, he became one of the first lawyers in Singapore to be appointed senior counsel. Law Minister K Shanmugam paid tribute to Mr Grimberg in a Facebook post on Friday morning. Calling the late lawyer "one of the best... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
ASEAN disaster response centre to expand scope beyond the region: Shanmugamas the regional body to respond to disasters, both within and outside Southeast
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 1 months ago
as the regional body to respond to disasters, both within and outside Southeast Asia, Singapore Minister for Home Affairs K Shanmugam said on Friday (Aug 18). The centre, headquartered in Jakarta, is currently responsible for facilitating... Read more
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