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India Concerned About Chinese Subs in Sri Lankan Ports

India Concerned About Chinese Subs in Sri Lankan Ports

07-Nov-2014 Intellasia | VOA News | 6:00 AM

India has expressed strong concerns to Sri Lanka for allowing Chinese submarines to dock at its port this month. China’s growing naval presence in the Indian Ocean [...]
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India, Russia agree on negotiations for FTA

07-Nov-2014 Intellasia | The Hindu | 6:00 AM

For the first time India and Russia have agreed on negotiations for a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) between India & the Customs Union of Belarus, Kazakhstan & Russia. As [...]
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India, Russia iron out wrinkles before Putin’s India visit next month

India, Russia iron out wrinkles before Putin’s India visit next month

07-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Times of India | 6:00 AM

Ahead of the Modi-Putin summit meet next month, India and Russia Wednesday took note of important outstanding issues requiring immediate attention and recommended early [...]
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Consolidate India-Vietnam Ties

Consolidate India-Vietnam Ties

07-Nov-2014 Intellasia | New Indian Express | 6:00 AM

Vietnam prime minister Nguyen Tan Dung’s visit to India on October 27 and 28 has not only further consolidated the already exemplary ties between the two countries but [...]
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Signs of torture on body of slain Burma reporter

07-Nov-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

The body of a freelance journalist shot by Myanmar’s army showed signs that he was tortured before he died, his wife said Thursday. Ma Thandar said the body, which was [...]
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Burma asks Thailand to reopen investigation into Britons’ murder

07-Nov-2014 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:00 AM

Two Burmese suspects in murder of Hannah Witheridge and David Miller say they were tortured into confessing Burma has formally asked Thailand to reopen the investigation into [...]
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In Afghanistan, TV soaps send messages of hope

07-Nov-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Coming to Afghan television this week will be the story of Kabir, a 12-year-old boy who returns home only to fall in with the Taliban and see his life unravel as he learns [...]
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AC/DC drummer charged with murder plot in New Zealand

07-Nov-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The drummer with legendary rock band AC/DC, Phil Rudd, was accused Thursday of trying to hire a hitman to kill two men after police raided his luxury New Zealand home. Police [...]
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Putin cannot avoid me: Australia PM

Putin cannot avoid me: Australia PM

07-Nov-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Australian prime minister Tony Abbott on Thursday warned Vladimir Putin he will not be able to avoid a “conversation” over the loss of Australian lives in the [...]
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Australian leader determined to meet Russia leader

07-Nov-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Australian prime minister Tony Abbott said Thursday that he remained determined to secure a one-on-one meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin to demand full [...]
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Asia Pacific nations set to endorse anti-graft deal – WSJ

07-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Countries in the Asia Pacific region are set to endorse a plan for a China-based information-sharing network to combat corruption, The Wall Street Journal reported on [...]
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Asean Document Pushes Talks on South China Sea

07-Nov-2014 Intellasia | VOA News | 6:00 AM

A leaked Asean document, a draft of the chair’s statement for next week’s summit, notes progress on a Code of Conduct for the South China Sea and urges the [...]
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AC/DC drummer accused of trying to arrange deaths

07-Nov-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

The 60-year-old drummer for Australian rock band AC/DC whose hits include “Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap” was accused Thursday of trying to arrange two killings as [...]
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New Zealand scraps plans to retrieve mine blast bodies

07-Nov-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

New Zealand said Thursday that plans to retrieve the bodies of 29 miners killed in a 2010 explosion had been abandoned because the site remained too dangerous. Prime minister [...]
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Australia’s unemployment rate stable at 6.2pct

07-Nov-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Australia’s jobless rate remained stable at an almost 12-year high of 6.2 percent in October, official data showed Thursday, reflecting a soft labour market as the [...]
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