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US FDA bans more products from Indian drugmaker Ranbaxy

25-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The US Food and Drug Administration said on Thursday it has banned more products from Indian drugmaker Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd from entering the United States due to [...]
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Indonesian foreign minister Marty Natalegawa says Australia’s asylum seeker turn-back policy ‘unhelpful’

25-Jan-2014 Intellasia | ABC.net | 6:00 AM

Indonesia has fired back at Tony Abbott, saying it is “unhelpful” to bilateral relations for the prime minister to keep pursuing a policy of turning back asylum [...]
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Malaysia Airlines resumes codeshare with Burma Airways

25-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Astroawani | 6:00 AM

Malaysia Airlines and Myanmar Airways International have signed a new code share agreement in a bid to increase the national carrier’s access to Yangon. The code share [...]
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Rights group says Muslims massacred in Burma amid official denials

25-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Security forces in western Myanmar massacred at least 40 Rohingya Muslims last week in a new outburst of violence since the end of military rule in 2011, a human rights group [...]
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Niue rejects plan to house Australia asylum seekers

Niue rejects plan to house Australia asylum seekers

25-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A proposal by Niue Premier Toke Talagi for his small Pacific nation to house asylum-seekers to Australia has been rejected by the Niuean parliament. About 1,700 [...]
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Australia asylum policy ‘draconian’: rights group

24-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Australia has damaged its human rights record by persistently undercutting refugee protections, including a “draconian” policy to send asylum-seekers to Pacific [...]
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The top-ranked hotels in the world for 2014: TripAdvisor

24-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

In TripAdvisor’s annual Travellers’ Choice Awards 2014, the top-ranked hotels in the world span Switzerland, Hong Kong, India, and Canada, while California is [...]
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Barrick Gold to sell Kanowna mine in Australia

24-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Barrick Gold Corp said on Wednesday it has agreed to sell its Kanowna gold mine in Western Australia to Northern Star Resources Ltd for A$75 million ($66.4 million), as part [...]
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Mig33 is now listed on the Australian Securities Exchange

24-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

In a stunning move, Singapore and Indonesia-based mobile social networking company mig33 is now listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX), the country’s [...]
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Australian FM lashes Snowden ‘treachery’ on US visit

Australian FM lashes Snowden ‘treachery’ on US visit

24-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Australian Foreign minister Julie Bishop lashed out Wednesday at Edward Snowden, accusing the US intelligence leaker of “unprecedented treachery” after he [...]
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Indian village council orders gang-rape of woman as punishment

Indian village council orders gang-rape of woman as punishment

24-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A woman was gang-raped by some 12 men on the orders of a village council in eastern India as punishment for apparently having an affair, a police officer said Thursday. The [...]
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Australian police crack global money-laundering racket

Australian police crack global money-laundering racket

24-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Australian police revealed Thursday they had cracked a major global money-laundering ring with operatives in more than 20 countries and funds syphoned off to groups reported [...]
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Australian Dollar Lower on China Slowdown Fears

24-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Wall Street Journal | 6:00 AM

The Australian dollar was sharply lower Thursday on data pointing to a slowdown in China, which buys 60 percent of Australia’s exports. At 0530 GMT, the Australian [...]
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Singapore fiber operator launches in New Zealand

24-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Zdnet | 6:00 AM

Singapore fiber internet service provider, MyRepublic, has announced plans to enter the New Zealand market and begin offering its services to home and business subscribers [...]
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Top 8 global cities in terms of outsourcing; India dominates, Philippines a close second

24-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Indiatvnews | 6:00 AM

India continues to remain as popular destination for offshore IT and business process outsourcing services market, shows a recent report by consulting firm Tholons. In its [...]
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