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Chinese thriller tops Taiwan film nominations

03-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Chinese director Diao Yinan’s thriller “Black Coal, Thin Ice” leads the nominations for Taiwan’s annual Golden Horse Awards – touted as the [...]
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Wedding snaps, haircuts and a library at HK protests

Wedding snaps, haircuts and a library at HK protests

03-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s pro-democracy protesters are getting creative after four days out on the streets. Here’s a round-up of Wednesday’s quirkiest goings-on at the [...]
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Gillian Chung on Tyler Kwon: I wish him well!

03-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong singer Gillian Chung has no problem wishing her ex-boyfriend Tyler Kwon happiness if rumours about his engagement to Girls’ Generation member, Jessica Jung [...]
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Eric Tsang worries over HK’s police aggressiveness

03-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

Eric Tsang recently expressed his dissatisfaction over the Hong Kong police’s aggressiveness in handling the Occupy Central demonstrators. According to East Week, the [...]
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Vietnam man arrested for gay sex in Burundi released

02-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Gay Star News | 6:00 AM

A Vietnamese man arrested for gay sex in Burundi has been released after paying a fine of 100,000 Burundian francs ($65). The man was released on 19 September, 76 Crimes [...]
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Hungarian guitar duo perform in Vietnam megacity

02-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Tuoitre News | 6:00 AM

Two Hungarian guitarists recently performed a concert in HCM City which boasted works by European and Latin American composers, the Goethe Institute said on its website. [...]
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Anthony Wong slammed police’s use of tear gas

02-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

Actor Anthony Wong expressed his anger over the recent occurrence that involves the police and protesters. According to a report on HK Top Ten, the actor turned to Facebook [...]
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PM Lee attends opening ceremony of new Singapore Chinese Cultural Centre

01-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Asia One | 6:00 AM

Prime minister Lee Hsien Loong attended the opening ceremony for the new Singapore Chinese Cultural Centre (SCCC) in Shenton Way on Monday (Sep 29). The centre, which is [...]
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Fugitive sex blogger Alvin Tan again under sedition scope

01-Oct-2014 Intellasia | The Malay Mail Online | 6:00 AM

Already deemed a fugitive for skipping town and violating his bail terms, Malaysian sex blogger Alvin Tan is now facing yet another probe under the Sedition Act back home [...]
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A chicken noodle soup via Africa and Thailand

01-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Much as we love a classic chicken noodle soup, we decided to mess with ours a bit. The essence of the dish stayed the same – chicken and noodles swimming in chicken [...]
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Anthony Wong hopes to settle issues calmly

01-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

After his earlier spat with TVB over accommodation issues, Hong Kong movie actor Anthony Wong assured that all is well now. As reported on On CC News, the actor, who [...]
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Miss Vietnam in the Czech Republic crowned

01-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Prague Post | 6:00 AM

The final round of the Miss Vietnam Czech Republic Open for Europe 2014 contest took place September 28 at the representation hall in the Dong Do cultural centre in [...]
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Chinese superstar Faye Wong spotted filming in Taiwan

30-Sep-2014 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Chinese pop legend Faye Wong was spotted Saturday in Taiwan’s rural county of Hualien, working on what looked like advertisements for dairy products. The 45-year-old [...]
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Change afoot in N. Korean capital? In fashion, yes

30-Sep-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

High heels, with sequins. Brightly colored, tight-fitting dresses. Hairstyles and makeup that are almost like what you would expect on streets of Beijing or Seoul. Something [...]
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We’ll hunt you down, top cop tells runaway sex blogger

30-Sep-2014 Intellasia | The Malaysian Insider | 6:00 AM

Police will go all out to look for sex blogger Alvin Tan?, even though he is seeking political asylum in the United States, said Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Khalid [...]
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