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World’s sexiest hotel bedroom found in Vietnamese water villa

10-Nov-2014 Intellasia | AFP Relax | 6:00 AM

There is no stripper pole or ceiling mirror in the bedroom that’s just been named the sexiest hotel bedroom in the world. Instead, the water villa at Six Senses Ninh [...]
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No baby boom from easing of China’s 1-child policy

10-Nov-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Despite earlier estimates that new exemptions to China’s one-child policy would add up to 2 million extra births per year, only 700,000 newly qualified couples applied [...]
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Giant pink condom rolled out in Sydney

10-Nov-2014 Intellasia | AFP Relax | 6:00 AM

An 18-metre (60-foot) bright pink condom raised eyebrows in Sydney on Friday after it was erected over a Sydney landmark as part of a new awareness campaign about HIV. The [...]
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Rare fish found by marine biologist in Pingtung

08-Nov-2014 Intellasia | SSC | 6:00 AM

The first Taiwan sighting of a whitespot sandsmelt, or Parapercis alboguttata, was recently made by a marine biologist in Pingtung County. Ho Hsuan-ching, an assistant [...]
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DNA study narrows Eurasian split from East Asians

08-Nov-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

A study of ancient DNA suggests the human populations now predominant in Eurasia and East Asia split between 36,200 and 45,000 years ago. Researchers used new techniques to [...]
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Jagger throat issue forces Australia gig cancellation

08-Nov-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The Rolling Stones on Friday cancelled a show in Australia with frontman Mick Jagger unable to perform as he struggles to overcome a throat infection, the band said. It is [...]
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Charlene Choi: I’m not getting married!

08-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong singer-actress Charlene Choi has recently denied rumours saying that she will be marrying boyfriend William Chan soon. As reported on Sina’s Daily News, the [...]
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In divorce case, ex-beauty queen says she has no ties with Malaysia

08-Nov-2014 Intellasia | The Malaysian Insider | 6:00 AM

Former beauty queen Puan Sri Pauline Chai Siew Phin, who is in a billion-ringgit divorce dispute with estranged tycoon husband Tan Sri Khoo Kay Peng, told the High Court [...]
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Jay Chou is Taiwan’s highest earning singer again

08-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

Jay Chou is once again named the highest earning Taiwanese singer for the year 2014. According to Sina’s Daily News, the multi-hyphenate grabbed the top spot with a [...]
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Tang Wei supports her father’s exhibition

08-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

Good daughter Tang Wei has recently flown to Taiwan in order to show her support for her father’s new exhibition, despite her hectic schedule. As reported on Mingpao [...]
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China’s adorable panda triplets turn 100 days old

07-Nov-2014 Intellasia | NY Post | 6:00 AM

The world’s only surviving giant panda triplets were doing well as they turned 100 days old Wednesday. Each weighs more than 11 pounds, up from just over 100 grams (3 [...]
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Communist Beijing brings ‘freedom’ to classes in song

07-Nov-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

China’s Communist Party will introduce socialist values including “freedom” and “democracy” into the classroom via songs and poetry, state media [...]
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Japan body artist paints visions of the impossible

07-Nov-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A talkshow host peering out of a man’s stomach and a piece of skin peeling away from a hand to unveil tangerine segments beneath are two of the impossible visions [...]
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More pilot whales die after stranding in New Zealand

07-Nov-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A group of 22 pilot whales died Thursday when they re-stranded on a New Zealand beach less than a day after rescuers had shepherded them back out to sea, officials said. The [...]
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New Netflix series Marco Polo shows Malaysia like you’ve never seen it before

07-Nov-2014 Intellasia | POSKOD.MY | 6:00 AM

In the 13th Century, one Italian merchant made his way across Asia and found himself on the Silk Road while on his travels. Now, his story is going to appear on the small [...]
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