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Wang Leehom welcomes baby girl

14-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

Taiwan-based singer-songwriter Wang Leehom recently announced the birth of his baby daughter. As reported on Sina News yesterday, the singer turned to Weibo and uploaded a [...]
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Roy Cheung arrested for drugs

14-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

The Chinese media recently reported that Hong Kong actor Roy Cheung has been arrested for alleged drug abuse. As reported by Tencent Entertainment News on 2 July, the Beijing [...]
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G.E.M Tang accused of affair with Zhang Jie

14-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong singer G.E.M Tang has been plagued with one dating rumour after another, from music producer Lupo Groinig to South Korean actor, Kim Soo-hyun, since her breakup [...]
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Hollywood ‘Godzilla’ finally stomps home to Japan

12-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Tokyo is rolling out the red carpet for Hollywood’s “Godzilla” remake although the nation that gave birth to the fire-breathing monster is seeing the latest [...]
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Philippines’ Catholic medics urged not to issue birth control

12-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The Catholic Church in the Philippines is encouraging members who are medical workers to refuse to carry out a newly-approved birth control law, an official said Thursday. It [...]
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Director Luc Besson to visit Taiwan

12-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Taipei Times | 6:00 AM

French director Luc Besson, director of the film Lucy, which was partly shot in Taipei, is to visit Taiwan next month, according to the film’s distributor. Besson is [...]
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Murdered Estonian model had links to Malaysia royal family; boyfriend breaks silence

12-Jul-2014 Intellasia | The Straits Times | 6:00 AM

An Estonian model known to have links to a member of a royal family has been found murdered in Pulau Rawa, raising many questions. Freelance model Regina Soosalu was [...]
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Catch Vietnam film, book signing at the Bookshelf in Truckee

12-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Tahoe Daily Tribune | 6:00 AM

“Hard Chargers from the Sky,” Truckee resident Pete Henry’s historical novel, now available at Bookshelf, is a passage through the Vietnam War, September [...]
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What does Singapore have against gay penguins?

12-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Washington Post | 6:00 AM

Banning a book is never a happy feat. But Singapore’s government-run National Library Board has done just that. It pulled two titles from its children’s books [...]
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Man catches wife and her lover at motel

11-Jul-2014 Intellasia | ANC | 6:00 AM

A man who had long suspected his wife of being unfaithful caught her with her lover Monday night, July 7, at a Pasig motel. The man, who is identified only as Abraham, had [...]
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Cute Japan pop star recruits soldiers as Abe boosts military

11-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Just as prime minister Shinzo Abe beefs up Japan’s military, the armed forces have turned to a 20-year pop idol for a softer touch in recruiting soldiers in a country [...]
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The Voice of China in Singapore!

11-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Today | 6:00 AM

The Voice Of China is going global. A spin-off of hit reality show The Voice, the China edition, now in its third season, has spread its search for vocal talent to other [...]
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‘Transformers 4′ now China’s biggest ever film

10-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The second week box office take for “Transformers: Age of Extinction” is enough to make Paramount’s film the biggest of all time in China. Standing on [...]
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Karena Ng works on two movies back-to-back

10-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

The usually cheerful actress Karena Ng recently looked quite weary at the production commencement ceremony of her upcoming film, to which she revealed was caused by her busy [...]
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Girl raped, killed on overnight train in Thailand

10-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Times of India | 6:00 AM

The rape and murder of a 13-year-old girl, who was shoved off a moving train on an overnight trip from southern Thailand, has sparked public outrage and calls for capital [...]
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