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Kathy Chow gave birth to a baby boy

08-Jul-2015 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

Kathy Chow, Hong Kong model and sister of actress Niki Chow, has recently given birth to her first baby. According to Singtao News, the model gave birth to a healthy baby boy [...]
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New ‘Star Wars’ rumours start with Donnie Yen namecheck

08-Jul-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s mixed martial arts film star Donnie Yen has been named in a casting report on “Star Wars Episode VII,” due May 2017. The Chinese [...]
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Pregnant drinking common in Ireland, England, Australasia

08-Jul-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Twenty to 80 percent of women questioned in England, Ireland, Australia and New Zealand drank alcohol while pregnant, researchers said Tuesday, flagging a “significant [...]
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Dog eats leg of man found dead in Australian home: report

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

Police checking on a home in suburban Australia found the body of a man whose leg had been gnawed to the bone by a dog, a report said Thursday. The man, reported to be 49 but [...]
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China gay couple holds informal marriage to push for union

04-Jul-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

A prominent Chinese lesbian couple held a simple ceremony Thursday to announce their informal marriage, in their latest effort to push for the legalisation of same-sex unions [...]
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Asian black bears mistaken for ‘puppies’ for two years by Chinese villager

04-Jul-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Two Asian black bears have been sent to a wildlife rescue centre after they were discovered living with a villager in China’s Yunnan Province who had mistaken them for [...]
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Music legend Bon Jovi to rock Taipei in September

04-Jul-2015 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

American rock band Bon Jovi is set to captivate the local audience on September 28 with its first concert in Taiwan in two decades. The “Bon Jovi: Live in Taipei” [...]
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This Is How Much It Costs To Stay In A 5-Star Hotel In Asia

04-Jul-2015 Intellasia | Vulcan Post | 6:00 AM

If you’re planning your next trip and are on a budget, don’t fret: you don’t necessarily have to put up with capsule beds and cramped hostels in order to [...]
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Myolie Wu defends boyfriend

04-Jul-2015 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

Myolie Wu has recently defended boyfriend Philip Lee, who was accused of cheating on her while she was in mainland China. Previously, Phil was photographed clubbing with [...]
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Myolie Wu’s boyfriend flirts around behind her back?

04-Jul-2015 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

While rumours are rife that Myolie Wu and businessperson boyfriend Philip Lee are tying the knots soon, the latter was recently criticised for supposedly flirting with [...]
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Various guest stars to appear in ‘From Vegas to Macau 3′

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

Following the success of the first and second movies, it was revealed that director Wong Jing has recently begun production on “From Vegas to Macau 3″. As [...]
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Vietnam Releases Imprisoned Writer Ahead of Party Chief’s US Visit

02-Jul-2015 Intellasia | RFA | 6:00 AM

Authorities in Vietnam have released a writer linked to a banned political group from prison five months ahead of the end of his four-year sentence for anti-state crimes, a [...]
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Jinny Ng apologises for online argument

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

Jinny Ng has apologised for arguing with Netisens over the issue of lip-synching recently. Previously, the singer, who was recovering from vocal cord polyp, made the news for [...]
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Stephen Shiu Jr. interested to sign Monnie Lee

01-Jul-2015 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

Rumours are rife that film producer Stephen Shiu Jr. is interested in signing Miss Hong Kong dropout Monnie Lee to his company, China 3D Digital Entertainment. As reported on [...]
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Dead lions in India floods spark catfight

01-Jul-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Wildlife experts voiced anger Monday at the death of nine endangered lions in floods in western India, saying it showed that at least some of them should be relocated to [...]
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