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HRW: Vietnam police abuse, torture

18-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Bangkokpost | 6:00 AM

Vietnamese police abuse and sometimes torture people in custody for crimes as minor as traffic violations and are rarely disciplined for a practice that has lead to deaths of [...]
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India, Vietnam to secure sea lanes against terror

18-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Economictimes | 6:00 AM

India and Vietnam have agreed to work for securing the sea lanes in their international waters to safeguard maritime security in the face of threats posed by terrorists and [...]
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Vietnam Police Regularly Abuse Detainees: Rights Group

18-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Vietnamese police abuse and sometimes torture people in custody for crimes as minor as traffic violations and are rarely disciplined for a practice that has lead to deaths of [...]
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Two American troops among dead in Afghanistan suicide bombing

18-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Foxnews | 6:00 AM

Two American troops and a Polish service member were killed Tuesday when a Taliban suicide car bomber attacked a foreign motorcade just a couple hundred yards from the US [...]
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Vietnam urged to tackle ‘alarming’ rate of police abuse

18-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Abuses by Vietnam’s powerful police force are occurring at an alarming rate, a rights group said on Tuesday and it urged the government to rein-in offenders and create [...]
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Australian export risk on China dirty coal ban

18-Sep-2014 Intellasia | SMH | 6:00 AM

Australian coal exporters are scrambling to clarify the fallout from changes to China’s coal import rules, which could expose the industry to billions of dollars in [...]
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Snowden: NSA collects mass data on New Zealanders

18-Sep-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Former National Security Agency systems analyst turned leaker Edward Snowden said Monday that the NSA is collecting mass surveillance data on New Zealanders through its [...]
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Afghan suicide bomber kills 3 foreign troops

18-Sep-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

A Taliban attacker detonated his car bomb next to an international military convoy on Tuesday, killing three members of the NATO-led force and wounding nearly 20 troops and [...]
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India should be more proactive on Tibet – Dalai Lama aide on eve of China Xi visit

18-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

India should be more proactive when it comes to the issue of Tibetan autonomy, an aide to the Dalai Lama said, after the spiritual leader was asked to reschedule an event to [...]
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Australia’s SAI says receives no final bids for company

18-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Australia’s SAI Global Ltd, an industry compliance advisory firm, said on Wednesday it had received no final bids for the whole company after putting itself up for sale [...]
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India-Vietnam offshore oil-exploration agreement faces China wall

18-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Times of India | 6:00 AM

On the eve of President Xi Jinping’s trip to India, China on Tuesday suggested it would take a dim view of an India-Vietnam agreement if it were to include ONGC’s [...]
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Burma 2014 FDI revised up to $5bn

18-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Bangkokpost | 6:00 AM

Myanmar has revised its forecast for foreign direct investment to more than $5 billion for the fiscal year that began in April, a senior official said on Tuesday, surpassing [...]
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Burma sees FDI topping S$6.3 billion in 2014-15

18-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Todayonline | 6:00 AM

Myanmar has revised its forecast for foreign direct investment (FDI) to more than $5 billion (S$6.3 billion) for the fiscal year that began in April, a senior official said [...]
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Burma’s pottery traditions crack under modern strain

18-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Stripes | 6:00 AM

For generations, the Myanmar town of Twante has been known for its thriving pottery industry. Even today, residents can be seen sitting on wooden stools beneath the thatched [...]
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Indian Leader Upbeat Before Chinese President’s Visit

18-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Voanews | 6:00 AM

Indian prime minister Narendra Modi is calling for his country and China to work together to create a better future for the world. India and China are expected to ramp up [...]
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