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‘The Assassin’ makes a killing at Asian Film Awards

19-Mar-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

A movie about a highly-trained female assassin swept the Asian Film Awards in Macau Thursday, bagging prizes for best film, best actress and best director at the glittering [...]
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Wurtzbach is ‘most followed Miss Universe ever’ on Instagram

19-Mar-2016 Intellasia | MB | 6:00 AM

Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach conquered another milestone; that is, to amass two million followers on Instagram. In a post she shared on March 16, Wurtzbach claimed that [...]
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PRESS RELEASE: Laval Exhibits Magical Images of Hanoi and Hue

PRESS RELEASE: Laval Exhibits Magical Images of Hanoi and Hue

18-Mar-2016 Intellasia | Press Release | 2:57 PM

A collection of 30 photographs that illuminate Hanoi and Hue at night will go on display at the Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi April 14 – 23 and at the MGallery La [...]
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Pop star among dissidents testing Vietnam’s ‘democracy’ limits

18-Mar-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Pink-haired pop star Mai Khoi, dubbed Vietnam’s Lady Gaga for her risque outfits, has found a new way to shock: running for parliament along with a motley crew of [...]
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Court: Vietnamese woman said she married NSman out of love

17-Mar-2016 Intellasia | Yahoo | 6:00 AM

She met a national serviceman at a party, went on two dates with him and later married him. But Chu Thi Kieu Oanh was not in love with then 23-year-old NSman, the court heard [...]
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China building bigger, strong beagles through genetics

15-Mar-2016 Intellasia | CBS News | 6:00 AM

Scientists in China are engaged in a controversial practice: genetically modifying beagles to be more muscular. They say it’s for medical reasons, but they’ve [...]
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Dog with no legs leaves Korea for new life in Arizona

15-Mar-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

A dog that was left in a garbage bag behind a South Korea meat market has a new life – and new limbs – on the other side of the world in Arizona. Chi Chi, a [...]
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Transnational couples account for 20pct of divorces in Taiwan

15-Mar-2016 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Couples comprising one Taiwanese partner and a foreign national accounted for about 20 percent of the divorces in Taiwan last year, according to data from the directorate [...]
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Man who killed Vietnamese girlfriend jailed nine and half years

15-Mar-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A 40-year-old Singaporean man who killed his Vietnamese girlfriend was sentenced to jail on Monday (14 Mar). Lim Hou Peng Jackson, was found guilty of manslaughter and [...]
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Ip Man 3′ Investor Sinks on Reports China Probing Ticket Sales

11-Mar-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Shifang Holding Ltd, which owns rights to the “Ip Man 3″ martial-arts film, plunged by a record in Hong Kong trading after Chinese media reported the government [...]
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Japanese women still face 100 day wait to remarry

10-Mar-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Japanese women still face a 100 day wait before they can remarry following legal changes approved Tuesday by the country’s cabinet, a move condemned as discriminatory [...]
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Total eclipse: Indonesia witnesses totality as Sun is blocked by the Moon

10-Mar-2016 Intellasia | BBC | 6:00 AM

Millions of people across Indonesia and the Pacific have experienced a total solar eclipse, with parts of the region falling into complete darkness. The eclipse began at [...]
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Miss Universe Pia Wurtzbach Love Interest: James Franco vs Doctor Mike

09-Mar-2016 Intellasia | Australianetworknews | 6:00 AM

Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach’s fame never stops after she won the crown. Now she has been linked to several known personalities even those from the world of [...]
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Unicef Malaysia: Child marriages rob boys, girls of their dignity

09-Mar-2016 Intellasia | The Star | 6:00 AM

Child marriages rob boys and girls of their rights and dignity, says Unicef Malaysia. “Whether it happens to a girl or a boy, child marriage robs children of their [...]
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Australia joins hands in women’s advancement

08-Mar-2016 Intellasia | Press Release | 2:13 PM

On the occasion of International Women’s Day, 8 March 2016, the Australian Government has launched its Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment Strategy, reaffirming that [...]
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