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Giant yellow duck explodes in Taiwan…again

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

A giant yellow duck on display in a northern Taiwan port exploded Tuesday, just hours before it was expected to attract a big crowd to count down the new year. The [...]
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Philippines wins 2013 Miss Tourism International

03-Jan-2014 Intellasia | MB | 6:00 AM

Angeli Dione Gomez, 20, was crowned 2013 Miss Tourism International in the beauty pageant held in Putrajaya, Malaysia on New Year’s Eve. Angeli won the 2013 title, [...]
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Singapore’s first baby of 2014 born at the stroke of midnight

03-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Straitstimes | 6:00 AM

Singapore’s first baby of 2014, a boy, was born at the stroke of midnight at Thomson Medical Centre. His name is Averett Sim. “We chose the name because it stands [...]
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Vietnam’s First Submarine Docks at Military Base

03-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Military | 6:00 AM

The first submarine made for Vietnam by Russia has arrived at a naval base in central Vietnam, state media reported Wednesday. The submarine, named Hanoi, arrived at Cam Ranh [...]
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10 Pinay ‘sex slaves’ rescued in Malaysia – report

03-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Abs-cbnnews | 6:00 AM

Ten Filipinas were among the 35 women rescued from three massage centers in Malaysia, a Malaysian news website reported. According to www.thestar.com.my, the other rescued [...]
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Seven Vietnam schoolchildren drown during seaside picnic

Seven Vietnam schoolchildren drown during seaside picnic

02-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 8:31 AM

Seven Vietnamese schoolchildren drowned while swimming in the sea during a picnic near the southern business hub of HCM City, local police said Monday. The school trip ended [...]
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Stephen Chow’s ‘Journey’ tops mainland 2013 box office

02-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Yahoo | 8:31 AM

Stephen Chow’s “Journey to the West: Conquering the Demon” was named the biggest selling movie in China 2013, HK Top Ten reported. According to a nainland [...]
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Chinese film director blames tradition for breaking one-child rule

Chinese film director blames tradition for breaking one-child rule

02-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 8:31 AM

China’s top film director Zhang Yimou has said he violated the country’s one-child policy because of the traditional belief that having multiple children would [...]
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Michelle Ye thanks Wong Jing for her success

02-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 8:31 AM

Michelle Ye recently revealed that Hong Kong director Wong Jing was the one who inspired her and led to her departure from TVB in 2006, KuangAi TVB reported. While speaking [...]
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