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Director Peter Chan’s ‘Dearest’ Explores Child-Abduction in China

11-Oct-2014 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

In his new drama “Dearest,” director Peter Chan plunges into a social problem facing contemporary China: child abduction. The story is based on a real-life case [...]
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Asian cave paintings challenge Europe as cradle of art

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

The silhouette of a hand on a cave wall in Indonesia is 40,000 years old, showing that Europe was not the birthplace of art as long believed, researchers said on Wednesday. [...]
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Australian High Commission knew of disturbing Indian surrogacy case, Chief Justice of Family Court says

10-Oct-2014 Intellasia | ABC | 6:00 AM

The ABC has uncovered another case of an Australian couple abandoning a surrogate baby, this time in India with the knowledge of officials at the Australian High Commission [...]
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Sharon Chan to open a bakery

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

TVB actress Sharon Chan has recently revealed that she will be launching her bakery shop this month. According to Oriental Daily News, the actress, who married long-time [...]
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5 Afghan men hanged for gang rape

10-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Times of India | 6:00 AM

Five Afghan men were hanged on Wednesday for the gang rape of four women despite the United Nations and human rights groups criticising the trial and calling for new [...]
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Construction workers block Vietnam highway as contractors fail to pay

10-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Thanhnien News | 6:00 AM

Traffic on a highway in northern Vietnam was blocked Tuesday as dozens of workers flocked to the highway to protest some sub-contractors for failing to pay them. At around [...]
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Adrian Wong looks forward to HKTV dramas

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

Hong Kong actress Adrian Wong recently expressed her delight with the news that HKTV has found its platform for broadcast. As reported on HK Channel, the actress, who has [...]
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Lilian Ho announces separation

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

After nearly nine years of blissful marriage, Hong Kong actress Lilian Ho recently revealed that she and husband Zhang Huayi have called it quits. As reported on Mingpao [...]
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Sire Ma secretly films a movie

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

It was revealed that controversial actress, Sire Ma, has secretly returned to Hong Kong to film a new movie. As reported on Apple Daily, the TVB actress, who made headlines [...]
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Ella Koon is recovering from Bell’s Palsy

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

Hong Kong singer Ella Koon, who is suffering from Bell’s Palsy which causes the right side of her face to droop, recently revealed that her facial paralysis has [...]
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Full rundown: Miss World Philippines 2014 candidates

09-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Rappler | 6:00 AM

Megan’s experience as a TV host and actress worked to her advantage when she competed in Bali, Indonesia last year. These 3 ladies hopes to follow her footsteps. The [...]
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Australian Chef ‘Kills and Cooks’ Transsexual Wife then Commits Suicide as Police Close in

08-Oct-2014 Intellasia | IB Times | 6:00 AM

Police in Brisbane, Australia responding to complaints about a rotten meaty smell went to a couple’s apartment – and found a scene of utter horror. Inside the [...]
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Bangladeshi directors hope to step out of Bollywood’s shadow

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

With his debut nominated for the top prize at Asia’s biggest film festival, Bangladeshi director Abu Shahed Emon is hopeful that his achievement will help spur on his [...]
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China to submit ‘The Nightingale’ at Oscars: report

07-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AFP Relax | 6:00 AM

China is reportedly set to spring a surprise by submitting the Chinese-French production “The Nightingale” as the nation’s Oscars entry for best foreign [...]
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Gay-friendly Thailand? Reality may be far more trying

07-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Straitstimes | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s tourism authority has a website named Go Thai, Be Free, and it says: “For many decades, Thailand has been considered to be the most forward, welcoming [...]
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