Category: SocietySubscribe via RSS Feed

Interpol searching for Malaysian sex blogger Alvin Tan

29-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Agencies | 6:00 AM

Interpol is reportedly searching for Malaysian sex blogger Alvin Tan to get him to return to the country and face trial in court. Tan is believed to have gone to Singapore in [...]
» More

Semi-nude models in Ipoh fined RM400

29-Aug-2014 Intellasia | The Malay Mail Online | 6:00 AM

According to the New Straits Times, free lance models How Jo Yee, 21, and Low Kah Wai, 27, were fined RM400 or default one month’s jail by magistrate Haslinda Ab Raof. [...]
» More

Police proceed with probe on Japanese father and surrogate children

29-Aug-2014 Intellasia | NNT | 6:00 AM

Police are coordinating with the Ministry of Social Development and Human Security as well as other related agencies to probe the living conditions of the Japanese man at the [...]
» More

US Criticises Vietnam Convictions of Dissidents

US Criticises Vietnam Convictions of Dissidents

29-Aug-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

The United States has expressed alarm over prison terms handed down against three Vietnamese democracy activists for obstructing traffic. Human rights groups have described [...]
» More

Global Warming: Existing Coal Based Power Plants Commit World to 300 Billion Tons Emissions

Global Warming: Existing Coal Based Power Plants Commit World to 300 Billion Tons Emissions

29-Aug-2014 Intellasia | IB Times | 6:00 AM

Taking into account all existing fossil fuel based power plants around the world, the world is “committed” into pumping out more than 300 billion tonnes of carbon [...]
» More

Timmy Hung clarifies cheating rumours

28-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

Actor Timmy Hung vehemently denied rumours saying that he is cheating on his wife, Janet Chow, after a photo of him holding hands with another woman was published online. As [...]
» More

7 unusual things to do when you’re in the Philippines

28-Aug-2014 Intellasia | News | 6:00 AM

While this small archipelago in Southeast Asia is relatively known for its ridiculous number of postcard-perfect beaches, the Philippines also has other things to offer [...]
» More

Gordon Chan to helm ‘Legend of Condor Heroes’

28-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

It was revealed that Hong Kong director Gordon Chan is planning to helm a new adaptation of Jin Yong’s classic, “Legend of the Condor Heroes”. As reported [...]
» More

Nicholas Tse is a billion dollar man

28-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

Nicholas Tse is a golden divorce after all, after it was reported that his net worth is now over RMB 800 million (approximately USD 130 million). According to Mingpao News, [...]
» More

Andy Hui is Sammi Cheng’s stress relief

28-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

Good boyfriend Andy Hui has been keeping his lady love, Sammi Cheng, company while she prepares for her upcoming end of the year series of performances. As reported on [...]
» More

Wanted by Interpol: Missing Malaysia sex blogger who went to Singapore for shoot

28-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:00 AM

Interpol is on the hunt for sex blogger Alvin Tan to get him to return to Malaysia and face trial over several charges against him. Inspector general of Police Tan Sri Khalid [...]
» More

Naked teen jumps out of car to escape alleged abductor

28-Aug-2014 Intellasia | ANC | 6:00 AM

Police are on the lookout for a silver gray Toyota Camry involved in the alleged abduction of a 17-year-old girl. The girl was able to escape her abductor at around 6:47 a.m. [...]
» More

A struggle to save the Philippines’ very own script

28-Aug-2014 Intellasia | The National | 6:00 AM

Deep in the jungle of a southern Philippine island, Fely Montajes, a member of the Buhid tribe, carves symbols on to a piece of bamboo, mouthing the sounds as she goes. She [...]
» More

In Thailand’s surrogacy industry, profit and a moral quagmire

28-Aug-2014 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

Soon after the first surrogate mother from this remote village gave birth, neighbours noticed her new car and conspicuous home renovations, sending ripples of envy through [...]
» More

Rape trial starts for Indonesia school janitor

28-Aug-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

A closed-door trial began Tuesday for the first of five janitors accused of raping a kindergartner in a bathroom at a prestigious international school in Indonesia that is [...]
» More