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Kate rules the waves as royals go sailing in Auckland

12-Apr-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Prince William’s forebears may once have boasted they ruled the waves, but it was his wife Kate who triumphed when the British royals staged a yacht race in New Zealand [...] » More

2 nations leading jet search have turbulent past

2 nations leading jet search have turbulent past

12-Apr-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

The leaders of Malaysia and Australia have used warm and glowing terms to assure the world that their partnership in the desperate hunt for a missing airliner is built on a [...] » More

Kate sails past William in race that’s royal fun

12-Apr-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Britain’s Duchess of Cambridge has twice beaten her husband Prince William during friendly racing in America’s Cup sailing boats on Auckland’s Waitemata [...] » More

Australian PM confident sounds are from Flight 370

Australian PM confident sounds are from Flight 370

12-Apr-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Authorities are confident that signals detected deep below the surface of the Indian Ocean are coming from the missing Malaysian jet’s black boxes, Australia’s [...] » More

Powerful cyclone bears down on Australia’s Barrier Reef coast

12-Apr-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A cyclone packing winds of up to 300 kilometres (190 miles) an hour was set to smash into Australia’s Great Barrier Reef coast late Friday, with officials warning the [...] » More

Burma wraps up controversial census

12-Apr-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Myanmar census takers made their final rounds Thursday in the country’s first population tally in three decades, which triggered international concern over a refusal to [...] » More

Australia’s northeast coast braces for strongest cyclone in 3 years

12-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Residents and tourists on Friday were evacuating parts of Australia’s northeast coast, home to the Great Barrier Reef, as the strongest cyclone in three years was [...] » More

First major voting in India as anti-graft party faces test

First major voting in India as anti-graft party faces test

12-Apr-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Voters went to the polls in New Delhi Thursday on the first major day of India’s marathon national election, with the capital a key battleground for an anti-corruption [...] » More

The Vietnamese and Filipinos Throw a Beach Party, But China Isn’t Invited

12-Apr-2014 Intellasia | The Time | 6:00 AM

The Philippine and Vietnamese navies will hold a beach party to bond over their common mistrust of China, and forget – just for a day – their mistrust of each [...] » More

Australia’s NAB cuts ties with virtual currencies

12-Apr-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

One of Australia’s biggest banks confirmed Thursday it was distancing itself from digital currencies after reviewing its risk profile. The National Australia Bank, one [...] » More

Cambodian parties ‘near deal’ to end stalemate

Cambodian parties ‘near deal’ to end stalemate

12-Apr-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Cambodia’s opposition leader said Thursday that he was close to reaching a deal with long-ruling prime minister Hun Sen to end a boycott of parliament over fiercely [...] » More

India Under Narendra Modi Could Be Japan’s Best Friend

12-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Business Week | 6:00 AM

The results of national elections in India, expected to be announced on May 12, could mean good news for Japan and not such good news for China. Narendra Modi, the leader of [...] » More

Cool reception for India central banker urging global cooperation

12-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The head of India’s central bank ran into a wall of resistance on Thursday when he urged some counterparts in developed economies to more formally consider the effects [...] » More

Hagel seeks to increase ties with Mongolia

11-Apr-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

The United States will expand military training and exercises with Mongolia following the signing of an agreement by Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel at the close of his 10-day [...] » More

William and Kate meet director Peter Jackson

11-Apr-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Britain’s Prince William and his wife, Kate, have met with “The Lord of the Rings” director Peter Jackson during a visit to an aviation museum in New [...] » More