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‘India’s Kashmir experience can be a model for Israel in Gaza’

09-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Times of India | 6:00 AM

Amid the deadly Israeli-Hamas conflict, a Kashmiri woman who is married to a Palestinian here feels Israel can learn from India’s experience in Kashmir while dealing [...]
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India’s erratic monsoon turns surplus in past week

09-Aug-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

India saw 18 percent more rain than average in the week ended August 6, the weather office said on Thursday, raising hopes for a better end to the four-month monsoon season [...]
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India Approves More Foreign Investment in Defense and Railways

09-Aug-2014 Intellasia | The Wall Street Journal | 6:00 AM

India on Wednesday opened up the defense and railway industries to more investment by foreign firms, in a move to attract more international capital and expertise to the [...]
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India offers to buy more US helicopters, hopes to drive down costs

09-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

India has offered to significantly increase an order for US attack helicopters, Indian officials said, as US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel began a visit to New Delhi on [...]
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Australia Honors Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 Victims

Australia Honors Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 Victims

09-Aug-2014 Intellasia | VOA News | 6:00 AM

Australia is observing an official day of mourning for the victims of Malaysia Airlines flight MH-17. More than 30 Australian citizens and residents were among the 298 [...]
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Vietnam Rights Activist Held Upon Return Home From UN Talks

09-Aug-2014 Intellasia | RFA | 6:00 AM

Authorities in HCM City held activist Pham Le Vuong Cac for 24 hours and subjected him to “torture” upon his return from a UN meeting in Geneva which he had [...]
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Vietnam, Poland vow to boost defense ties

09-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Xinhua | 6:00 AM

Poland and Vietnam have a desire to boost cooperation in all fields, especially in defense ties, said the visiting Polish Defense minister Tomasz Siemoniak on Thursday in [...]
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US to press South China Sea freeze despite China rejection

US to press South China Sea freeze despite China rejection

09-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

US Secretary of State John Kerry, at a meeting with Southeast Asian nations this weekend, will press for a voluntary freeze on actions aggravating territorial disputes in the [...]
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Sea row looms as Southeast Asia talks begin

09-Aug-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Southeast Asia kicked off a series of talks Friday as China faces demands to cease provocative behaviour in disputed waters and host Myanmar falls under the spotlight over [...]
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Australia set to tighten Russia sanctions

Australia set to tighten Russia sanctions

09-Aug-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Australia is preparing to tighten sanctions on Russia, prime minister Tony Abbott said on Friday as he warned President Vladimir Putin against sending his troops into [...]
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Kerry presses for Afghanistan unity government

Kerry presses for Afghanistan unity government

09-Aug-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

US Secretary of State John Kerry on Friday opened a second day of talks in Afghanistan aimed at preventing the fragile country from collapsing into political chaos after [...]
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Kerry in Kabul to seek resolution on election dispute

Kerry in Kabul to seek resolution on election dispute

09-Aug-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

US Secretary of State John Kerry will hold talks in Kabul Friday aimed at pressuring Afghanistan’s rival presidential candidates to resolve disputed elections and have [...]
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Parents charged in Malaysia after allegedly smuggling 2yo son from Australia

09-Aug-2014 Intellasia | ABC | 6:00 AM

A South Australian couple has been arrested by Malaysian authorities after they allegedly smuggled their two-year-old son out of Australia. Malaysian authorities received a [...]
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New Zealand’s Telecom rebrands as Spark

09-Aug-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

New Zealand’s largest telecommunications carrier, Telecom Corp., changed its name to Spark on Friday, saying the re-brand will better reflect its expanding activities [...]
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Why Asean has not condemned Thailand

09-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Japan Times | 6:00 AM

The recent military coup in Thailand that ousted the government of Yingluck Shinawatra has attracted concern and controversy. Very visibly the United States, the European [...]
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