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Toyota suspends India production as pay dispute drags

18-Mar-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Toyota Motor Corp’s Indian unit has temporarily closed its two plants where some workers had stopped production lines to protest a delay in salary hikes after 10 months [...] » More

Thailand calls off search for missing plane; India finds no trace of jet

18-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Indiatimes | 6:00 AM

Thai authorities have called off their search for the missing Malaysia Airlines plane on Saturday. Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 disappeared on March 8, 2014 on the way to [...] » More

NZ economic minister arrives in Indonesia

18-Mar-2014 Intellasia | 3News | 6:00 AM

Economic Development minister Steven Joyce has arrived in Indonesia where he will promote education institutions in New Zealand and other exports. Joyce will open the New [...] » More

NZ & Indonesia building stronger energy links

18-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Scoop | 6:00 AM

Economic Development minister Steven Joyce today witnessed the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between Auckland UniServices and the Indonesian Geothermal Association [...] » More

Private Burma newspapers struggle to stay afloat

17-Mar-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

With tears in his eyes, the chief editor scoured the last-ever edition of his newspaper before sending the proofread copy to the printing press. His once-bustling newsroom [...] » More

US re-indicts Indian diplomat on visa fraud

US re-indicts Indian diplomat on visa fraud

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

A New York grand jury on Friday re-indicted an Indian diplomat accused of mistreating her housekeeper on two counts of visa fraud and making false statements, threatening to [...] » More

Thai troops accused of killing 15 Cambodian loggers

Thai troops accused of killing 15 Cambodian loggers

15-Mar-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Cambodia’s military on Friday accused Thai troops of killing 15 villagers who illegally crossed the border to log for valuable timber. A Thai official denied the [...] » More

Australia police drop Corby proceeds of crime probe

Australia police drop Corby proceeds of crime probe

15-Mar-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Australian police on Friday dropped a proceeds of crime investigation into high-profile drugs trafficker Schapelle Corby, saying events in Indonesia had overtaken the probe. [...] » More

Three dead, six missing after cyclone hits Vanuatu

15-Mar-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Three people were killed and six missing after a cyclone hit the Pacific island of Vanuatu, officials said Friday. Tropical Cyclone Lusi swept across the country this week [...] » More

Appeal dismissed for Air India disaster’s lone convicted criminal

15-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Theglobeandmail | 6:00 AM

The only person convicted in connection with the bombing of Air India Flight 182 has lost an appeal in B.C.’s highest court and will serve the longest perjury sentence [...] » More

Australia to buy surveillance drones to patrol borders

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

Australia announced plans Thursday for a fleet of giant high-tech unmanned drones to help patrol the nation’s borders, monitoring energy infrastructure and attempts to [...] » More

Cathay Pacific to start direct Delhi-HK flights from March 31

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

Buoyed by healthy India operations, Cathay Pacific airlines would add two more flights out of Kolkata in the coming days and convert the Delhi- Bangkok-Hong Kong flight to a [...] » More

Startup makes electric bikes that are the perfect blend of hi-tech and hipster

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

Electric bikes are a great way to take the pain out of cycling for those who want to avoiding jumping into a gas-guzzling car. But they’ve never really taken off in a [...] » More

Fonterra pleads guilty over botulism scare charges

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

New Zealand dairy giant Fonterra said Thursday it had pleaded guilty to food safety charges brought after a botulism scare last year that prompted global recalls of baby [...] » More

Air India to deploy Dreamliner on Singapore-Delhi-Singapore route

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

Air India today said it will ply the Dreamliner on the Singapore-Delhi-Singapore route, from March 20, more than doubling the passenger capacity through aircraft upgrade. The [...] » More