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Controversy Surrounding First Mixed Race Miss Japan

12-Jun-2015 Intellasia | The Source | 6:00 AM

20-year-old Ariana Miyamoto, the 2015 Miss Japan winner, was born to a Japanese mother and American father and raised in Nagasaki, Japan. Despite her inherent Japanese [...]
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Is The New Miss Japan Too Black For Japan?

12-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Ryot | 6:00 AM

Ariana Miyamoto has become the first bi-racial woman to hold the Miss Japan crown, and she’s rockin’ the crown with a purpose. Although there was initial backlash [...]
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Carina Lau laughs off rumours of lesbian scandal

11-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong actress Carina Lau has laughed off rumours of lesbian romance that has been circulating recently, Mingpao News reported. Hong Kong tabloids previously reported that [...]
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Man sues Chinese actress over her intense stare in TV show

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

Rules making it easier to file lawsuits in China have led to a new concern over frivolous claims, such as one in which a man says actress Zhao Wei stared at him too intensely [...]
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Lee Min-ho joins Raymond Wong’s ‘Bounty Hunter’

11-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

It was revealed that Korean star Lee Min-ho will be starring in Raymond Wong’s upcoming film, “Bounty Hunter”, according to reports on HK Top Ten. The [...]
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Don Li returns to ‘Male Extreme Search Light’

11-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

After the filming of “Male Extreme Search Light” was ground to a halt due to the sudden withdrawal of lead actress Leung Chai Yan, it was recently revealed that [...]
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Norman Cheung to become a father

11-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong actor Norman Cheung has recently revealed that his girlfriend of more than a year is currently two months pregnant with his baby. As reported on Mingpao News, the [...]
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HK actor Tony Leung receives French arts honor

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

To his long list of accolades, Hong Kong actor Tony Leung is adding one with French flavor. France’s consul general made the 52-year-old actor an “Officer of the [...]
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Shay Mitchell: Thanks for wearing my shades!

10-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Cover Media | 6:00 AM

Shay Mitchell gets excited when people post snaps of themselves wearing sunnies from her collection. The Pretty Little Liars beauty teamed up with Quay Australia eyewear to [...]
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Tavia Yeung has no plans to leave TVB

10-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

Despite the mass exodus of TVB actors, actress Tavia Yeung stated that she has no plans to leave the company just yet. According to Mingpao News, the actress, who attended [...]
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Scientists discover more than 100 new marine species in the Philippines

10-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Phys.org | 6:00 AM

Scientists from the California Academy of Sciences are celebrating World Ocean’s Day with a slew of brand new marine discoveries – more than 100 species that are [...]
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Chingmy Yau denies pregnancy rumours

10-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

Former Hong Kong actress Chingmy Yau has denied rumours saying that she is pregnant with her fourth child. As reported on Mingpao News, the 47-year-old, who attended an event [...]
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Heartache for Japan’s real-life 40-year-old virgins

10-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Daily Star | 6:00 AM

Takashi Sakai is a healthy 41-year-old heterosexual man with a good job and a charming smile. But he’s never had sex, one of a growing number of middle-aged Japanese [...]
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Tony Leung awarded French medal for film contribution

10-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong actor Tony Leung has recently been honoured with the Officer medal of the Order of the Arts and Letters from the French government. As reported on Mingpao News, on [...]
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Newborn baby rescued from squat toilet

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

A mother in China got the shock of her life after she accidentally gave birth in a squat toilet. Emergency services were called after the unknown woman squatted over a toilet [...]
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