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Singapore’s Indian Heritage Centre, which sits at 5 Campbell Lane in Little India and was opened to the public on May 8, 2015, is the first museum in South-east Asia dedicated to the Indian community’s diverse heritage. It was collaboratively designed by top architects Gaurang Khemka and Greg Shand, who hail from India and New Zealand respectively.



ON THE COVER

Shared Histories

Singapore’s Indian Heritage Centre, which sits at 5 Campbell Lane in Little India and was...


10 QUESTIONS

A Global Perspective

Public intellectual Simon Tay talks about Singapore’s place in ASEAN and regional...


BIG IDEAS

The Push for Green Buildings

Stakeholders from across the globe gather at Singapore’s International Green Building...

Designing Connections

SingaPlural 2017’s collaborative projects enhance diplomatic ties between Singapore and...


VIEWPOINT

A Stage for Singapore

Former Ambassador Michael Tay discusses the value and long-term impact of soft diplomacy.


FLIPSIDE

An Oasis of Calm

International peace negotiator Michael Vatikiotis on the little things that make Singapore...

An Unofficial Ambassador

Geopolitical analyst and global strategist Parag Khanna on what he personally admires about...


CULTURAL EXCHANGE

Shooting for Change

Award-winning photographer Michael Aw is working with friends around the globe to save the...

Curating Shared Experiences

Singapore Art Week highlights cross-border connections and sparks public thought and...


GOOD BUSINESS

A Pitch for Sustainability

The SIF’s 2017 YSE programme has catapulted great new ideas into the world.

Handcrafted with Heart

A local fair trade jewellery retailer is helping to bring about positive change in...

Championing Inclusivity

This specially designed community space in Singapore is easily navigable by all members of the...

Feathered Benefit

Two young Singaporean social entrepreneurs are making chicken accessible to the masses in...


VOLUNTEER COOPERATION

Life-Saving Partnership

Teams from Singapore and India make a joint effort to improve maternal and child health in...

Joining Friendly Hands

The SIF’s Direct Service Projects have helped make clean water and lifelong education a...

Guiding Light for Community Care

Veteran social worker Zahara Mahmood has a heart for the aged sick who want to live out their...


OUR BETTER WORLD

A Garden Dispensary

Self-taught herbalist helps people who cannot afford or do not respond well to modern...

Positively Inked

Tattoo artist gives alopecia patients free eyebrow tattoos, in a bid to boost their...


HIDDEN GEMS

Living Treasure

Singapore hosts small populations of indigenous species, and this little-known amphibian is one...



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