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India, Sri Lanka set to begin new relationship

06-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Niticentral | 6:00 AM

Relationship between the closest neighbour India and Sri Lanka is over 25,00 years old. Both the countries have built the relation upon a legacy of intellectual, cultural, [...]
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Burma rebukes ‘interfering’ UN envoy

06-Feb-2015 Intellasia | BBC | 6:00 AM

Myanmar has accused a top UN official of interfering in its internal affairs. The statement from the foreign ministry referred to the visit last month of Yanghee Lee, the [...]
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Australia PM done all he can for Indonesia death row inmates

Australia PM done all he can for Indonesia death row inmates

06-Feb-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Australian prime minister Tony Abbott said he had done all he could to save the lives of two of his citizens facing imminent execution in Indonesia Thursday, as their lawyers [...]
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Is the India nuclear agreement really the ‘breakthrough’ Obama promised?

06-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Washington Post | 6:00 AM

President Obama stood alongside India’s prime minister, Narendra Modi, in India’s capital just days ago and announced a “breakthrough understanding” [...]
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Australians on Indonesia death row lose last-ditch legal bid

06-Feb-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Two Australian drug traffickers facing imminent execution in Indonesia lost a legal bid to have their cases reviewed Wednesday, dashing their final hope of avoiding the [...]
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Rapidly-growing Asian airlines race to find qualified pilots

06-Feb-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

The deadly crash of a TransAsia plane into a river in Taiwan is again focusing the world’s attention on the safety challenges facing fast-growing Asian airlines. [...]
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Australian PM ‘very confident’ he will not be toppled

Australian PM ‘very confident’ he will not be toppled

06-Feb-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Defiant Australian prime minister Tony Abbott Thursday said he was “very confident” he will still be in charge next week after a top Liberal figure fuelled [...]
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Freed Australian reporter Greste ‘ecstatic’ to be home

Freed Australian reporter Greste ‘ecstatic’ to be home

06-Feb-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Ecstatic Al-Jazeera journalist Peter Greste arrived home in Australia Thursday after a 400-day prison ordeal in Egypt, with prime minister Tony Abbott hailing Egyptian leader [...]
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Australian Trade minister sees Pacific deal just weeks away

06-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Australian Trade minister Andrew Robb said an ambitious Pacific trade pact could be reached within weeks after years of contentious negotiations. The Trans-Pacific [...]
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Exclusive: Indian tycoon Roy’s get-out-of-jail deal is mired in mystery

06-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Subrata Roy, the boss of Indian conglomerate Sahara, is in a New Delhi prison on contempt-of-court charges and needs to post $1.6 billion in bail to get out. To help raise [...]
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Barun Roy: The Li Ka-shing saga

06-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asia’s legendary tycoon Li Ka-shing, founder and chair of Cheung Kong Holdings, has once again revamped his vast and diverse global business empire in his continuing [...]
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Burma weighs sale of baht-denominated bonds

06-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Bangkok Post | 6:00 AM

Myanmar is considering a sale of baht-denominated bonds as the country raises funds to help it emerge from five decades of economic isolation, according to Thailand’s [...]
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Narendra Modi calls opinion polls on Delhi elections ‘lies’

06-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Livemint | 6:00 AM

Prime minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday trashed opinion polls, which gave an edge to the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in the Delhi assembly polls, saying these were [...]
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Freed Australian Greste vows to stay a reporter

Freed Australian Greste vows to stay a reporter

06-Feb-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Al-Jazeera journalist Peter Greste said Thursday he was treated with respect during a 400-day prison ordeal in Egypt and plans to remain a foreign correspondent after an [...]
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Narendra Modi’s Rs 10 lakh suit was made in UK: Rahul Gandhi

Narendra Modi’s Rs 10 lakh suit was made in UK: Rahul Gandhi

06-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Financial Express | 6:00 AM

Taking a swipe at prime minister Narendra Modi over his ‘Make in India’ campaign, Rahul Gandhi today said the Rs.10 lakh suit he wore during US President Barack [...]
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