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Seoul: Asia’s new fashion window?

08-Sep-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Move over Hong Kong, Tokyo and Singapore. Seoul is emerging as Asia’s new fashion showcase, with the world’s top luxury firms seeking to cash in on the regional [...]
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The Real Reason Women In Taiwan Are Wearing Plastic Bags

07-Sep-2015 Intellasia | Refinery29 | 6:00 AM

It seems like the Internet can’t go a day without discovering – or making up? – viral trends from Asia. After news headlines about China’s bellybutton [...]
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Aussie champ trims ‘record’ fleece off Chris the sheep

05-Sep-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A heavily overgrown sheep had its massive fleece shorn on Thursday by an Australian national champion in a life-saving operation that animal welfare officers said may have [...]
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Lost Australian sheep yields 30 sweaters worth of fleece

05-Sep-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

A lost, overgrown sheep found in Australian scrubland was shorn for perhaps the first time on Thursday, yielding 40 kilograms (89 pounds) of wool – the equivalent of 30 [...]
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Australian sheep is unofficially the world’s woolliest

05-Sep-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Around 40 kilograms (88 lb) of wool has been sheared from a sheep found near Australia’s capital, the RSPCA said on Thursday, making him unofficially the world’s [...]
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Cebuana joins Miss Global Philippines

04-Sep-2015 Intellasia | Sunstar | 6:00 AM

STEPHANIE Archival, the lone Cebu representative to the Miss Global Philippines 2015. said that for beauty queens, skincare is top priority. Archival is a student of the [...]
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Australian sheep is unofficially the world’s woolliest

04-Sep-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Around 40 kilograms (88 lb) of wool has been sheared from a sheep found near Australia’s capital, the RSPCA said on Thursday, making him unofficially the world’s [...]
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Adults owed $51 billion globally by loved ones, says PayPal study

03-Sep-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

PayPal has released a new PayPal Money Habits Study, showing that adults across varying regions are owed an average of $450 from friends and family. The study, which surveyed [...]
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Sumatran Rhino Goes Extinct in the Wild in Malaysia

02-Sep-2015 Intellasia | LiveScience.com | 6:00 AM

The Sumatran rhino is now considered extinct in the wild in the Southeast Asian country of Malaysia, according to a new study. No wild Sumatran rhinos (Dicerorhinus [...]
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Boxing orangutans a throwback as Thailand warms to animal rights

02-Sep-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Boxing gloves raised, two orangutans enter a ring at a Thai zoo, a spectacle that fascinates locals and foreigners alike but sits increasingly at odds in a nation slowly [...]
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Cecilia Cheung denies forbidding ex-husband from remarrying

02-Sep-2015 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong actress Cecilia Cheung has denied rumours that she has forbid ex-husband Nicholas Tse from marrying girlfriend, Faye Wong. As reported on On CC News, Hong Kong [...]
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Ivana Wong has no plans to be Queen of Comedy

02-Sep-2015 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

Playing lead actress for the first time in Patrick Kong’s production of “Love Detective”, Hong Kong Film Awards winner Ivana Wong stated that she felt no [...]
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Cambridge Graduates Crowned Miss HK 2015

01-Sep-2015 Intellasia | Cri | 6:00 AM

Louisa Mak, a 23-year-old law graduate from Cambridge has been crowned Miss Hong Kong 2015. She won 925,173 fan votes also won the Miss Photogenic award. Ada Pong was the [...]
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US National Zoo’s surviving newborn panda is male

31-Aug-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

The National Zoo’s panda parents, Mei Xiang and Tian Tian, have another son. The zoo announced Friday that the surviving panda cub is male and the son of the [...]
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Vietnam to free 18,200 prisoners in amnesty but no activists

Vietnam to free 18,200 prisoners in amnesty but no activists

29-Aug-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Vietnam on Friday said it will free more than 18,200 prisoners to mark its independence day celebrations, but political activists will be excluded from the country’s [...]
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