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China’s mixed martial artists rising up from the fields

23-Aug-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

As he pinned his opponent down and punched him repeatedly in the head, Yao “The Master” Honggang was – - like other emerging Chinese mixed martial arts [...]
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Australian woman records ‘sex assault’ on Malaysia Airlines flight

23-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Sunday Night | 6:00 AM

Three hours into the half-full flight to Paris, Laura Bushney claims Mohd Rosli Bin Ab Karim sat beside her and allegedly began massaging her legs under the guise of [...]
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China Baby Boom Wagers Go Bust on Child Cost Burden

23-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Nine months after stock-market wagers on a baby boom in China reached record levels, the bets have turned into some of the nation’s biggest losers as living costs deter [...]
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Costs come in the way of second child in China

23-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | 6:00 AM

Nine months after stock market wagers on a baby boom in China reached record levels, the bets have turned into some of the nation’s biggest losers as living costs deter [...]
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Singapore on key trade routes for illicit bear bile products: report

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

Singapore is a key international trade route for bear bile products and sustains a well-developed domestic market, according to a new report by an international group that [...]
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ALS ice bucket challenge hits Malaysia

22-Aug-2014 Intellasia | The Star | 6:00 AM

The ALS ice bucket challenge has gone viral on social media, with both celebrities and regular folk dumping ice water on themselves to create awareness of Amyotrophic lateral [...]
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‘Sex harassment’ scandal rocks skating in Japan

22-Aug-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A sexual harassment scandal was gripping Japan’s skating world Wednesday after pictures emerged of a young heartthrob Olympian in the clutches of the 49-year-old boss [...]
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Jackie Chan apologises after son’s cannabis bust

22-Aug-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong movie star Jackie Chan said Wednesday he felt “ashamed” of his son’s detention on drug-related charges, adding he had “failed to [...]
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China’s health authorities jump on ‘ice bucket challenge’ charity bandwagon

22-Aug-2014 Intellasia | SCMP | 6:00 AM

The “ice bucket challenge” – a splashy worldwide charity campaign – has gotten support from China’s national health authorities, who want to [...]
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Malaysia police detain 15-year-old for allegedly raping his mother

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

A 15-year-old teenager was detained by police for allegedly raping his mother in their home in Cheras here. City CID deputy chief Khairi Ahrasa said the incident allegedly [...]
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111-year-old from Japan recognised as world’s oldest man

22-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Foxnews | 6:00 AM

A 111-year-old retired Japanese educator who enjoys poetry has been recognised as the world’s oldest living man. Sakari Momoi received a certificate from Guinness World [...]
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Ann Osman and Ana in high-profile MMA battle

22-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Khaleej Times | 6:00 AM

Ann will take part in the most high-profile female mixed martial arts bout in recent times when she takes on Ana. The combination of looks, charisma and world-class talent [...]
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Guvera Brings More Local Flavours To Online Music Streaming

22-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Business Insider | 6:00 AM

Step aside Spotify, there’s a new music streaming service available in our country. Introducing Guvera, an Australian’s creation developed to counter music piracy [...]
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China Baby Boom Wagers Go Bust on Child Cost Burden

22-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Nine months after stock-market wagers on a baby boom in China reached record levels, the bets have turned into some of the nation’s biggest losers as living costs deter [...]
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‘Ninja Turtles’ are unbeatable!

21-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Cinema Online | 6:00 AM

Looks like “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” has topped the box office charts once again as seen in last weekend’s box office collections from 14 to 17 August [...]
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