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Oil Addiction Will Put India Into Top 3 Global Guzzlers

05-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

India’s growing middle class will soon make it the third-biggest oil consumer, reshaping the global energy map as China uses less and the US produces more. India will [...]
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United States commits to helping Rohingya people

05-Jun-2015 Intellasia | The Jakarta Post | 6:00 AM

The US government, through Assistant Secretary of State for Population, Refugees and Migration Anne C. Richard, has expressed its commitment, including financial aid, to help [...]
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Asean set to become Asia’s next low-cost manufacturing powerhouse – economist

05-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Interaksyon | 6:00 AM

Asean is poised to become Asia’s next low-cost manufacturing powerhouse as wages in China’s Pearl River Delta (PRD) factory belt continue to creep up, said an [...]
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Cambodia admits first asylum-seekers under Australia deal

05-Jun-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Cambodia received its first batch of asylum-seekers from Australian custody on Thursday, with rights groups labelling them “human guinea pigs” for an uncaring [...]
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Australia’s top clergy back embattled Vatican finance chief

05-Jun-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Australia’s most senior Catholic clergy on Thursday threw their support behind Vatican finance chief George Pell, who has been summoned to give evidence at an inquiry [...]
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Australian banks ‘appalling behaviour’ towards rate probe

05-Jun-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Australia’s corporate watchdog has described the behaviour of the country’s biggest banks towards an investigation into possible rigging of the benchmark interest [...]
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Rohingyans urge global pressure on Burma for citizenship

05-Jun-2015 Intellasia | The Malay Mail Online | 6:00 AM

Rohingyans in Malaysia are pleading for the international community to pressure the Myanmar government to acknowledge their right to be citizens of that country. Rohingya [...]
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Australian senator slams Japan over submarine capability comments

05-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

An influential Australian senator on Thursday hit out at Japanese defence officials over comments that Australia was incapable of building a version of a high-tech [...]
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Nestle Is Facing Heavy Metal in Indian Instant Noodles

05-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

If there is one product that can stake claim to being India’s most popular comfort food cherished by everyone from toddlers to grandparents, it has to be Nestle [...]
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Narendra Modi’s plan to visit Israel is plain dangerous for India’s foreign policy

05-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Firstpost | 6:00 AM

Prime minister Narendra Modi’s proposed visit to Israel, confirmed by External Affairs minister Sushma Swaraj on 31 May, may sound like an idea that sounds like the [...]
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Google Is Sorry That India’s prime minister Appeared in a Top 10 List of Criminals

05-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Time | 6:00 AM

Google on Wednesday apologised to Indian prime minister Narendra Modi after his image began appearing in image search results for the query “top 10 criminals in [...]
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Burma disembarks boatload of 700 migrants in Rakhine state

05-Jun-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

More than 700 migrants found adrift on a fishing boat six days ago disembarked in Myanmar’s western state of Rakhine Wednesday as the US warned it was monitoring their [...]
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US, India move forward on joint military research projects

05-Jun-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

After several years of bureaucratic delays, the US and India are moving ahead with two joint research projects for the military that officials hope will set the stage for [...]
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UN condemns Burma’s jailing of writer

05-Jun-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The United Nations on Wednesday condemned Myanmar’s jailing of a writer for urging religious tolerance, calling on authorities to release him and instead prosecute [...]
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Burma lands 700 migrants, US says Rohingya should be citizens

05-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Myanmar brought ashore more than 700 “boat people” it had kept at sea for days aboard a seized vessel, as the United States on Wednesday called on the country to [...]
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