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Japan wants to join India-US naval war games

14-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Indiatimes | 6:00 AM

Japan wants to be a part of the naval exercise that India and the US hold every year to make it trilateral, six years after it was kept out of it apparently because of [...]
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Korea keen on setting up nuclear power plant in India

14-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Indiatimes | 6:00 AM

Keen to enter India’s growing nuclear market, South Korea wants to build an atomic power plant here but India is not rushing into it. The government first wants to [...]
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PH to hold air talks with France, Singapore, N. Zealand

14-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Rappler | 6:00 AM

The Civil Aeronautics Board (CAB) said the Philippines will hold talks with 3 countries in the first quarter to negotiate or renew air service agreements. CAB executive [...]
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US hypnotist Scott Lewis dies in Australia balcony plunge

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

An American stage hypnotist in Sydney as part of a touring magic troupe died after plunging several storeys from an apartment balcony, reports said Sunday. Scott Lewis, a [...]
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Australia’s Telstra may sell Sensis for $2.7 billion: report

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

Australia’s biggest phone company Telstra Corp. is in advanced talks with a US private equity firm over the sale of its Sensis directories business for as much as A$3 [...]
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Iban Christians say Jais raid blatant attempt to curb worship

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

The fallout from bible seizures by Selangor Islamic authorities has spread across the South China Sea, with Iban Christians decrying the raid against the Bible Society [...]
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Australia’s Telstra to offload majority stake in struggling Sensis

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

Australia’s biggest phone company Telstra Corporation Ltd has agreed to sell 70 percent of its directories unit Sensis, offloading a struggling business challenged by [...]
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Cambodia court frees Russian tycoon wanted over alleged scam

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

A Cambodian court on Monday freed a Russian tycoon wanted by Moscow over allegations he embezzled tens of millions of dollars in a real estate scam, and suspended extradition [...]
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One dead, four missing as Australian blaze razes homes

One dead, four missing as Australian blaze razes homes

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

A man died and four other people were missing after a fast-moving wildfire destroyed at least 46 homes in western Australia’s Perth, officials said Monday. The blaze, [...]
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Asia Firms Go Abroad on HK to Singapore Curbs: Mortgages

14-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Developers in Singapore and Hong Kong, cities which last year implemented some of their most-restrictive curbs to rein in residential property prices, are shifting focus to [...]
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PH to hold air talks with France, Singapore, N. Zealand

14-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Rappler | 6:00 AM

The Civil Aeronautics Board (CAB) said the Philippines will hold talks with 3 countries in the first quarter to negotiate or renew air service agreements. CAB executive [...]
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India expels US envoy in tit-for-tat row over consul’s arrest

India expels US envoy in tit-for-tat row over consul’s arrest

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

The United States said Friday that it “deeply regrets” India’s expulsion of a US embassy official in New Delhi in a bitter diplomatic dispute, but is [...]
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Tonga braces as powerful cyclone approaches

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

Tonga was battening down Friday as a powerful tropical cyclone bears down on the Pacific island nation, officials said. Tropical Cyclone Ian, a category four system packing [...]
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Mumbai unveils arty airport revamp

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

Mumbai unveiled its long-awaited new airport terminal Friday, complete with a peacock-inspired design and huge art display, part of a lavish $2 billion revamp that aims to [...]
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US withdraws diplomat after India expulsion demand

US withdraws diplomat after India expulsion demand

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

The United States said Friday it was withdrawing a diplomat from India in hopes it would end a bitter dispute that started with the arrest and strip search of an Indian [...]
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