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Sherman Chung admits to being single again

13-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

Following her sister Sukie Chung’s statement that hinted of her current relationship status, singer Sherman Chung recently admitted that she is indeed single again. As [...]
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Shirley Yeung expands career to Malaysia

13-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

After leaving TVB and expanding her market to mainland China, actress Shirley Yeung recently revealed that she has signed a contract with a management company based in [...]
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Doubts over China prisoner organ harvesting ban

12-Mar-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

China has banned the harvesting of transplant organs from executed prisoners, a senior official said, but international medical practitioners warn that inmates’ body [...]
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Singapore on track for ‘more sustainable’ population growth: PMO

12-Mar-2015 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

The size of the Permanent Resident population has stabilised over the past two years, notes Ms Grace Fu, minister in the prime minister’s Office. The Republic remains [...]
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‘King of Mahjong’ is Chinese movie king in M’sia, S’pore

12-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Cinema Online | 6:00 AM

“King of Mahjong”, a co-production between Malaysia and Singapore, has proven itself to be the king of Chinese movies last weekend. The Chapman To and Mark [...]
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Vietnamese pig slaughtering festival draws criticism from animal welfare group

12-Mar-2015 Intellasia | IB Times | 6:00 AM

Every year, after Lunar New Year celebrations, Vietnam residents in Nem Thuong village, 30km north of Hanoi, traditionally carry out a public slaughtering of two well-fed [...]
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Jackie Chan records theme song for Winter Olympics

12-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

Despite his busy schedule, action star Jackie Chan recently took some time off to record theme song for China’s application for the 2022 Winter Olympics. According to [...]
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Johnny Depp Reportedly Injured While Abroad In Australia

12-Mar-2015 Intellasia | CBS Local | 6:00 AM

Johnny Depp will be travelling back to the United States after sustaining an injury abroad, according to a published report. Variety.com reports that the actor was in [...]
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Andy Lau wants to direct a HK comedy

12-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

Though he has already gained fame and fortune as an actor and a producer, Andy Lau has yet to direct his own film. When asked what kind of film that he aspires to make, the [...]
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Burma court sentences 15 to death for 2011 gang murder

11-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

A Myanmar court has sentenced 15 men to death for stabbing and killing a man outside a busy restaurant in the commercial capital Yangon, a court official said on Monday, an [...]
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Philippine gender gap narrow but women leaders still needed

10-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Rappler | 6:00 AM

The government encourages women in all sectors of the society to take part in leadership and to drive for excellence “[What] we want is representation. We (women) [...]
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Unicef warns lack of toilets in Pakistan tied to stunting

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

More than 40 million people in Pakistan do not have access to a toilet, forcing them to defecate in the open, which in turn is a major contributor to stunting in the country, [...]
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Local comedy actor Harun Salim Bachik dies – Bernama

10-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Bernama | 6:00 AM

Comedy actor Harun Salim Bachik died today after he was reported to have suddenly collapsed at the Gunung Semanggol Rest and Recreation (R&R) area in Perak. Former [...]
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ACRES launches new Animal Crime Investigation Unit to combat animal cruelty

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

Wildlife rescue group Animal Concerns Research and Education Society (ACRES) launched a new Animal Crime Investigation Unit dedicated to investigating animal cruelty and [...]
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Mother blames childcare centre after son chokes to death – Bernama

10-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Bernama | 6:00 AM

A mother today claimed that a childcare centre in Austin Perdana in Johor Baru failed to apply emergency procedure on her 7-year-old son who choked on his breakfast of [...]
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