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Indian police: Suspects in rape of Danish tourist are unemployed youth; attack lasted hours

17-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Foxnews | 6:00 AM

Police say two suspects in the gang rape of a 51-year-old Danish tourist in the Indian capital are unemployed young men who allegedly attacked the woman for nearly three [...]
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Singapore Airlines and Air New Zealand form alliance

Singapore Airlines and Air New Zealand form alliance

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

Singapore Airlines (SIA) and Air New Zealand on Thursday announced an alliance to expand services to both countries and boost their global reach as they look to capitalise on [...]
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Thailand’s Protests Hit Tourism to Neighbouring Burma

17-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Businessweek | 6:00 AM

For three days, thousands of antigovernment protestors have filled the streets of Bangkok, clogging intersections and calling for prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra to step [...]
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Delhi police hunt for more suspects over Danish gang-rape

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

Indian police carried out raids across New Delhi Thursday as they hunted for a further six men wanted over the gang-rape of a Danish tourist which has put the country’s [...]
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Burma state newspaper promises ‘independent’ future

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

The New Light of Myanmar, the state mouthpiece known for fiery junta-era pronouncements against international media, will be “editorially independent” when it is [...]
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Asylum-seeker arrivals slump, but Australia says no complacency

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

Australia said Wednesday that no asylum-seekers boats have arrived for nearly a month, but the military leader leading border control said he was not yet ready to declare [...]
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Warmer Pacific worsened cyclone risk for E. Asia

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

China, Korea and Japan have been placed in the firing line of powerful tropical cyclones by a warming of water in the western Pacific, according to a three-decade study [...]
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Australia’s Duet and Canada’s TransAlta to build gas pipeline for Fortescue

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

Australia’s Duet Group and Canada’s TransAlta Corp announced a joint venture to build a 270 kilometre (168-mile) pipeline in Western Australia to deliver gas for [...]
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Tampines land in Cambodia for pre-season tour

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

S.League champions Tampines Rovers’ pre-season preparations have stepped up a notch after the team arrived in Cambodia on Wednesday to play friendly games against two [...]
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How are Asia’s 1.2 billion web users spread out across the continent? (SLIDESHOW)

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

The talented team at We Are Social, the Singapore-based research and marketing firm, has come out with yet another massive report, this time zooming in on all things [...]
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Australia trying to confirm couple’s death in Syria

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

Australia’s foreign ministry said Wednesday it was trying to confirm the reported deaths of a young woman and her husband in the Syrian conflict. Amira Karroum, 22, and [...]
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Vodka made from cow’s milk makes international debut

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

Until man figures out how to turn water into wine, New Zealand dairy farmers have come up with a way to turn cow’s milk into vodka. Set to hit liquor store shelves [...]
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US, India meet to get ties back on track after dispute

US, India meet to get ties back on track after dispute

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

A senior US diplomat met India’s ambassador to the United States on Tuesday with the aim of getting bilateral ties back on track after the arrest and strip search of a [...]
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GM exec says Korea plants may ship more cars to Australia

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

A top executive with general Motors said on Tuesday a planned shutdown of the automaker’s plants in Australia could allow South Korea to ship more cars to the region. [...]
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Kim Dotcom to launch New Zealand political party

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

Indicted Internet entrepreneur Kim Dotcom says he’s launching a political party in his adopted home of New Zealand to contest the country’s general election this [...]
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