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25-Jun-2017 Intellasia | World | 1:26 AM
Caracas protests flare as Maduro alleges 'coup' plot
Thousands of Venezuelans marched Saturday in a new flare-up of protests against Nicolas Maduro, as the embattled president claimed several people had been detained over an alleged "coup" plot aimed [...]
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25-Jun-2017 Intellasia | World | 1:09 AM
Whisper it, but is it time to ax 'Despicable Me' Minions?
Reformed super-villain Gru adds to his burgeoning family this weekend with the release of "Despicable Me 3," which will likely push the gargantuan franchise past $3 billion at the box [...]
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25-Jun-2017 Intellasia | World | 12:51 AM
Eight detained over Colombia mall blast
Colombian authorities have detained eight people on suspicion of involvement in a deadly mall bombing in Bogota last week, the defense ministry said on Saturday. Three women including a [...]
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24-Jun-2017 Intellasia | World | 11:43 PM
At 86, Argentine ex-leader eyes reelection -- and immunity
Argentine ex-president Carlos Menem announced Saturday he is running for parliament again at age 86, a move that could enable him to continue to dodge prison time over a string [...]
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24-Jun-2017 Intellasia | World | 11:30 PM
Eight dead, five missing after Colombia mine blast
Rescuers scrambled Saturday to find five people still missing after an explosion at an illegal coal mine in central Colombia left at least eight people dead. President Juan Manuel [...]
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24-Jun-2017 Intellasia | World | 11:26 PM
Trump wishes Muslims 'warm greetings' for Eid
US President Donald Trump on Saturday sent "warm greetings" to Muslims celebrating the end of Ramadan, after his administration broke with the tradition of hosting a White House event to [...]
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24-Jun-2017 Intellasia | World | 11:11 PM
Argentina's Kirchner to make Senate bid
Cristina Kirchner, the leftist ex-president who dominated Argentine politics for years alongside her late husband, intends to run in upcoming parliamentary elections despite facing corruption charges, officials in her party [...]
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24-Jun-2017 Intellasia | World | 8:48 PM
The unfairest of them all: jowly Martha named World's Ugliest Dog
A lumbering canine with deep-set wrinkles and a gas problem, Martha the Mastiff is no beauty queen -- but as the newly crowned World's Ugliest Dog, she is still a [...]
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24-Jun-2017 Intellasia | World | 8:41 PM
London tower blocks evacuated over fire fears
Thousands of residents from 650 London flats were evacuated Saturday due to fire safety fears in the wake of the Grenfell Tower tragedy, but dozens refused to leave their homes, [...]
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24-Jun-2017 Intellasia | World | 8:15 PM
Designer draws from Israel's many tribes
Designer Hed Mayner is not afraid to play with the totems of Israeli life, from a trench coat made from a military tent to a sleeveless beach top cut from [...]
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24-Jun-2017 Intellasia | World | 8:12 PM
Global pact on environmental rights to be presented to UN
Hollywood star turned activist Arnold Schwarzenegger joined politicians and legal experts in Paris Saturday to launch a campaign for a global pact to protect the human right to a clean, [...]
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24-Jun-2017 Intellasia | World | 8:00 PM
Organisers vow to hold Istanbul Gay Pride despite ban
Organisers of the annual Gay Pride march in Istanbul insisted Saturday that it would go ahead in the city's Taksim Square despite a ban by the authorities over "safety concerns". [...]
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