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Mr Ameer Roshan (standing, in yellow) and Ms Zainabah Beevi (next to him) with family members after their wedding; (right) Mr Naseer Ghani's wife Mumtaj Bivi's grandparents Fatimah Beevi and Mohammad Shah (with grandson Mohammad Ayub Khan) who arrived in Singapore from Kadayanallur in the early 1900s. PHOTOS: ZAINABAH BEEVI, NASEER GHANI

Old lingo, young notions

V.K. SANTOSH KUMAR Ms Zainabah Beevi loves to attend functions involving members of her community - Kadayanallur Muslims. "That's when...

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Dr Hamid Rahmatullah attending to a foreign worker (left). PHOTOS: DR HAMID RAHMATULLAH

Doctor's efforts allay migrant workers' fears

K.JANARTHANAN Many migrant workers long confined in dormitories are returning to work without fear, thanks to Dr Hamid Rahmatullah from Sengkang...

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PHOTO: KELVIN CHNG

Big help for migrant workers

P. BALA When the Covid-19 cases among migrant workers began to increase in March, Mrs Vidya Dasgupta sprung into action. She realised that it...

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Chef Devid Retnasamy at 7 Wonders; (below) with his son Liang Yu, wife Qi Yana and daughters Zi Han and Zi Yi. PHOTOS: SHINTARO TAY, CMG

Wizard of the wok

V.K. SANTOSH KUMAR People throw curious glances at Devid Retnasamy when they pass by 7 Wonders seafood restaurant on Upper Thomson Road. Clad...

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Shekhar Ravjiani interacting with GIIS students during a visit to Singapore. PHOTO: GIIS

GIIS-Shekhar Ravjiani School to groom music talent

V.K. SANTOSH KUMAR Global Indian International School (GIIS) and Indian composer and singer Shekhar Ravjiani have come together to launch a music...