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Asean training to enhance services for PDWs opens in Philippines

30-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Xinhua | 6:00 AM

A three-day Southeast Asian regional training to improve services for persons with disabilities (PWDs) kicked off in the Philippines on Tuesday. Secretary Corazon Soliman of [...]
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Japan’s cabinet approves changes to no-dancing law

30-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Residentadvisor | 6:00 AM

Japan’s cabinet has approved plans to overturn the country’s 66-year-old law against late-night dancing. The archaic law has loomed over Japan’s club scene [...]
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Japan remains near bottom of gender gap ranking

30-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Japan Times | 6:00 AM

Japan has one of the worst levels of gender equality in the developed world, below that of Tajikistan and Indonesia, coming in 104th out of 142 assessed countries in 2014, [...]
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Cecilia Cheung denies bringing man to house

29-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong singer-actress Cecilia Cheung recently responded to a Weibo user who claims to have spotted the artiste bringing a man into her house in Hong Kong. According to the [...]
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Taiwan: Tens of thousands march in Taipei Pride for equal marriage

29-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Pink News | 6:00 AM

Tens of thousands took to the streets of Taipei on Saturday, with many campaigning for the legalisation of same-sex marriage. Preliminary plans to legalise same-sex marriage [...]
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Aaron Kwok is dancing with himself

29-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

Aaron Kwok, who performed for the first time in UK last night, revealed that most of his performances are not choreographed, as he prefers to use his own style. According to [...]
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Pink dolphin’s condition raised in wildlife report on Underwater World Singapore

29-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

Animal welfare groups questioned the care being given to animals at Underwater World Singapore, as they released on Monday a report showing a pink dolphin with head and mouth [...]
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Karate green belter is Miss Global Philippines 2014

28-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Manila Standard Today | 6:00 AM

THE Miss Global Philippines 2014 pageant crowned its first winner, 22-year-old, karate green belter Catherine Marie Almirante. She bested 22 other contestants at the finals [...]
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Childbirths in S. Korea increase for 5th straight month in Aug: data

28-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

Childbirths in South Korea grew 0.5 percent in August from a year ago, marking the fifth consecutive month of an increase, data showed Monday. According to Statistics Korea, [...]
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CMJ Music Marathon takes over New York

28-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

More than 1,300 musicians descended on New York for the annual CMJ Music Marathon, which provides a stage to emerging artists vying for greater recognition in the industry. [...]
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Psy, K-pop stars leave Taiwan after fiery concert

28-Oct-2014 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

South Korean pop sensation Psy and other performers from the country left Taiwan Sunday after a night of heated performances at Taoyuan County Stadium. Sporting a white top [...]
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Li Yixiao attacked by Michelle Ye’s dog

27-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

It was reported that Chinese actress Li Yixiao has attained severe injuries after being attacked by one of Hong Kong star Michelle Ye’s dogs. As reported on Sina, in [...]
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Anthony, Chapman, Denise may be banned

27-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

Due to their aggressive support for the Occupy Central movement, it was recently rumoured that Anthony Wong, Chapman To, and Denise Ho may be facing at least one year ban [...]
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Thakoon: I shouldn’t have been a writer

25-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Cover Media | 6:00 AM

Thakoon Panichgul found having a writing job for Harper’s Bazaar “crazy”, as English is his second language. The designer was born in Thailand and moved to [...]
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China to adapt Korean drama ‘Full House’

25-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

It was reported that the 2004 hit Korean drama “Full House” will have its own Mandarin version soon. According to CRI News, the main lead of the Chinese version [...]
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