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Australian cricketer banned for penis image on pitch

19-Mar-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

An Australian cricketer was suspended Tuesday for a bizarre incident in which he scratched the image of a penis and testicles into the pitch. South Australian paceman Daniel [...]
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Australian police dig for ‘multiple’ baby graves at rural home

19-Mar-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Police in Australia began digging up a rural property on Tuesday searching for what reports said were “multiple babies” in secret graves. Officers swooped on a [...]
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Happiness not valued equally across cultures, review finds

19-Mar-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A recent review has found ideas on happiness vary greatly according to culture. Mohsen Joshanloo and Dan Weijers of the Victoria University of Wellington in New Zealand say [...]
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Poor radar, suspicion among Asian neighbours, hamper search for MH370, say defence experts

19-Mar-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The massive hunt for Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 has exposed two major points – the Inadequate air defence systems and a deep-seated suspicion among several [...]
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Secret report on India-China war in 1962 made public

19-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Indiatimes | 6:00 AM

A section of the confidential Henderson Brooks report that critically reviewed India’s defence preparedness and strategies during the 1962 war with China has been [...]
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Cambodian prince returns to politics

Cambodian prince returns to politics

18-Mar-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Cambodian Prince Norodom Ranariddh announced his return to politics Sunday amid speculation that he is being brought back by strongman leader Hun Sen to bolster support for [...]
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Burma opium fight failing; soldiers shooting up

Burma opium fight failing; soldiers shooting up

18-Mar-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Every morning, more than 100 heroin and opium addicts descend on the graveyard in this northeastern Myanmar village to get high. When authorities show up, it’s for [...]
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Australia leads southern search for missing Malaysian plane

Australia leads southern search for missing Malaysian plane

18-Mar-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Australia will lead a search of the remote southern Indian Ocean for a missing Malaysian jet liner, its prime minister said on Monday, amid mounting evidence the [...]
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Indian arms imports almost triple China, Pakistan: study

18-Mar-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

India remains the biggest buyer of arms in the world, importing nearly three times as many weapons as its nearest competitors China and Pakistan over the last five years, a [...]
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Toyota suspends India production as pay dispute drags

18-Mar-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Toyota Motor Corp’s Indian unit has temporarily closed its two plants where some workers had stopped production lines to protest a delay in salary hikes after 10 months [...]
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Thailand calls off search for missing plane; India finds no trace of jet

18-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Indiatimes | 6:00 AM

Thai authorities have called off their search for the missing Malaysia Airlines plane on Saturday. Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 disappeared on March 8, 2014 on the way to [...]
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NZ economic minister arrives in Indonesia

18-Mar-2014 Intellasia | 3News | 6:00 AM

Economic Development minister Steven Joyce has arrived in Indonesia where he will promote education institutions in New Zealand and other exports. Joyce will open the New [...]
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NZ & Indonesia building stronger energy links

18-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Scoop | 6:00 AM

Economic Development minister Steven Joyce today witnessed the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between Auckland UniServices and the Indonesian Geothermal Association [...]
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Private Burma newspapers struggle to stay afloat

17-Mar-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

With tears in his eyes, the chief editor scoured the last-ever edition of his newspaper before sending the proofread copy to the printing press. His once-bustling newsroom [...]
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US re-indicts Indian diplomat on visa fraud

US re-indicts Indian diplomat on visa fraud

17-Mar-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A New York grand jury on Friday re-indicted an Indian diplomat accused of mistreating her housekeeper on two counts of visa fraud and making false statements, threatening to [...]
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