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Philippines’ Angelia Ong wins Miss Earth 2015

08-Dec-2015 Intellasia | Rappler | 6:00 AM

The Philippines’ own Angelia Ong has won the title of Miss Earth 2015, succeeding the Philippines’ Jamie Herrell, Miss Earth 2014 at the pageant’s [...]
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Unlicensed Cambodian doctor imprisoned for spreading HIV

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

A Cambodian court sentenced an unlicensed medical practitioner to 25 years in prison Thursday after finding him responsible for infecting more than 100 villagers with HIV, [...]
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K-pop superstars thrill fans at Mnet Asian Music Awards

04-Dec-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Screaming fans turned out in Hong Kong Wednesday for one of the biggest events on the K-pop calendar, the Mnet Asian Music Awards. Among the performers at the annual awards [...]
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Singapore rises in ranking of best student cities

03-Dec-2015 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

Singaporeans don’t have to look too far when it comes to deciding on the best city to pursue their tertiary studies. According to the QS Best Student Cities list for [...]
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King Kong has been released by the police

03-Dec-2015 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong actor King Kong Lee has recently posted his first photo on Instagram since he was arrested in Taiwan following a shooting incident last week. As reported on Mingpao [...]
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Miss World Contestant Barred From China Approached for TV Series

03-Dec-2015 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

The Canadian Miss World contestant barred from entering China because of her political and religious views will head home from Hong Kong on Thursday, buoyed by the [...]
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Gangnam Style’s Psy gets crazy again in new music video Daddy

03-Dec-2015 Intellasia | Digitaltrends | 6:00 AM

Gangnam Style may have been the pinnacle of popularity for Psy, the K-pop star behind the 2012 viral hit, but it wasn’t the pinnacle of bizarre for the artist. His [...]
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Chinese paper chides Miss Canada over rights stance

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

Chinese media blasted this year’s Miss Canada on Monday over her claim that Beijing froze her out of an international beauty pageant due to her outspoken views on human [...]
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Japanese manga artist Mizuki dies at 93

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

Award-winning Japanese cartoonist Shigeru Mizuki, known for his comics of ghosts and monsters inspired by folklore and for his accounts of World War II horrors, died Monday [...]
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Philippine website to seek tips on missing Marcos paintings

30-Nov-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

The Philippine government will launch a website to crowd-source tips on the whereabouts of some 200 missing art works, including paintings by Van Gogh, Picasso, and Rembrandt [...]
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Miss Canada lashes out at Beijing after contest snub

30-Nov-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A Canadian beauty queen lashed out at Beijing on Friday, saying she was barred from boarding a flight from Hong Kong to China to compete in a pageant because of her human [...]
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Vietnam abolishes death penalty for 7 crimes

30-Nov-2015 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 6:00 AM

Death sentences imposed on corrupt Vietnamese officials will now be commuted to life in prison if they pay back at least 75 percent of the illegal money they made. The change [...]
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Vietnam will never engage in alliance to counter other countries: president

30-Nov-2015 Intellasia | Tuoitre News | 6:00 AM

Vietnam will never join any alliance to go against other countries, but it will resolutely defend its legitimate interests, State President Truong Tan Sang said in his speech [...]
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Chinese warship soldiers point guns at Vietnamese supply boat in Vietnam’s waters

Chinese warship soldiers point guns at Vietnamese supply boat in Vietnam’s waters

30-Nov-2015 Intellasia | Tuoitre News | 6:00 AM

Four Chinese vessels, including two coast guard ships and a warship, bullied and scared away a Vietnamese supply ship off Vietnam’s Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago a [...]
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Angelia Jolie’s star power to shine light on Cambodian cinema

28-Nov-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Oscar-winning actress, high-profile activist critically acclaimed director Jolie will serve as president of the Cambodia International Film Festival’s honorary [...]
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