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Madonna will perform in Singapore for first time

06-Jan-2016 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

The pop singer will perform at the Singapore National Stadium, but no date has been announced, according to local coordinators Mediacorp VizPro. Madonna is bringing her Rebel [...]
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More African Elephants May Be Sold to China This Year

05-Jan-2016 Intellasia | Nationalgeographic | 6:00 AM

Zimbabwe’s government says that it’s willing to take more young elephants from their herds and export them to tourist facilities in China. In October 2014, tens [...]
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Whopping 150kg python caught in Malaysia

05-Jan-2016 Intellasia | Asiaone | 6:00 AM

A python that had remained elusive for several months was finally caught by villagers in Kampung Sematang, Kuala Kedah here on January 1. The male ular sawa batik weighed [...]
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Miss Universe Pia Wurtzbach, Steve Harvey effigies burned in Colombia

05-Jan-2016 Intellasia | CNN Philippines | 6:00 AM

While the rest of the world bade 2015 goodbye peacefully, some Colombians didn’t seem ready to leave the recent Miss Universe blunder behind just yet. A video showing [...]
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Miss Philippines Reaction! Get The Scoop!

04-Jan-2016 Intellasia | The Oceanside Post | 6:00 AM

According to the pageant, a misreading led the announcer to read Miss Colombia as the victor before they took it away and gave it to Miss Philippines Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach. [...]
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Pia Wurtzbach: I’ve never been more proud to be a Filipina

04-Jan-2016 Intellasia | Inquirer | 6:00 AM

Reigning Miss Universe 2015 Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach welcomed the New Year with pride, humility, and gratitude. For the first time since being named Miss Universe, Wurtzbach on [...]
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Philippines wins Miss Tourism Queen of the Year

04-Jan-2016 Intellasia | Asiaone | 6:00 AM

Filipina Leren Bautista, won the Miss Tourism Queen of the Year on Thursday night in Malaysia. India, Iceland, Lithuania, Uganda won the other titles, the Miss Tourism Queen [...]
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Japan zoo recovers missing red panda after frantic search

02-Jan-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A Japanese zoo scrambled all of its staff Thursday to track down a missing red panda, a zoo spokesman said, finally recovering her in a nearby area. About 20 zoo workers and [...]
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Vietnam warns of ‘toxic’ Web use ahead of party shakeup

Vietnam warns of ‘toxic’ Web use ahead of party shakeup

02-Jan-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Vietnam sought to discourage its internet-savvy public on Wednesday from reading Web postings that disparaged its Communist Party, warning of an increase in [...]
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Giant squid makes rare appearance in Japanese port

02-Jan-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A giant squid that wandered into a Japanese port has been guided back out to sea almost a week after it was spotted, giving enthusiasts and experts a rare glimpse of the [...]
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Vietnam food poisoning leaves hundreds hospitalised

31-Dec-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Hundreds of workers at a Hong Kong-owned garment factory in Vietnam which makes lingerie for labels like Victoria’s Secret and Wacoal have been hospitalised with [...]
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Rare sighting of a giant squid caught on camera near Japan’s coast

31-Dec-2015 Intellasia | Cnet | 6:00 AM

Release the Kraken! Spectators visiting Toyama Bay in Japan, got a glimpse of a giant squid on Christmas Eve before a local diver helped guide it back to deeper waters. What [...]
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Miss Thailand Universe visits government House

31-Dec-2015 Intellasia | Bangkok Post | 6:00 AM

Miss Universe Thailand visited government House today. Can you guess who drove her around in her tuk-tuk? Please join us on our Facebook page [...]
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‘Star Wars’ makers have high hopes for China success

31-Dec-2015 Intellasia | Japan Today | 6:00 AM

The latest “Star Wars” movie broke the $1 billion mark before fans in China could see it, but producers anticipate “The Force Awakens” will play [...]
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Burma Facebook: Woman gets six months’ jail

30-Dec-2015 Intellasia | BBC | 6:00 AM

Burmese activist Chaw Sandi Tun has been jailed for six months for mocking the country’s army on Facebook. She was found guilty of insulting the army chief by [...]
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