China is ramping up a propaganda blitz ahead of the 100th birthday of the ruling Communist Party, with banners and billboards around the country reminding citizens to live a "civilised" life and obey authorities
Dozens of turtles and dolphins were killed by intense heat and chemical poisoning from a container ship that burned for almost two weeks off Sri Lanka
📸 Wildlife officials remove the carcass of a sea turtle from a beach in Colombo
SINGAPORE: While the number of households has grown over the past decade, there were fewer people in each household on average, according to findings from Singapore’s census of population released on Friday (Jun 18).
There were 1.37 million resident households in 2020, up from 1.15 million a ...
Intellasia East Asia News Foreign minister Chung Eui-yong on Thursday pledged efforts to realise the United Nations’ values of peace and liberty on the Korean Peninsula during a forum marking nearly three decades since the country joined the international body. Chung also reaffirmed the Moon Jae-in administration’s “unwavering” efforts for lasting peace on the divided peninsula, as Seoul and […]
A Mexican judge on Thursday sentenced one of the murderers of acclaimed journalist and AFP contributor Javier Valdez to 32 years and three months in prison for the killing, which sparked international condemnation.
Intellasia East Asia News China launched a spacecraft on Thursday carrying three astronauts to the main module of the country’s space station, its first crewed mission in nearly five years. China’s first full-fledged space station is still under construction. When completed, it will be the only rival to the International Space Station (ISS) backed by the United States, Japan […]
Kenneth Kaunda, Zambia's founding president who led his country for 27 years and championed Africa's struggles against apartheid and HIV/AIDS, has died at the age of 97.
US makes Juneteenth a federal holiday to mark end of slavery.
"We must learn from our history and we must teach our children our history," US Vice President Harris says as President Biden signs the Juneteenth National Independence Day Act into law