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  • Will Modi succeed in making India a Hindu nation?
    by Nava Thakuria on 20. juni 2018 at 01:00

    DEBATE around a controversial amendment to India’s citizenship law have sparked broader debates about what it is to be Indian. The post Will Modi succeed in making India a Hindu nation? appeared first on Asian Correspondent. […]

  • Business travel ‘not worth it’ due to toll on health, says study
    by Lainey Loh on 19. juni 2018 at 19:00

    TRAVELLING as part of your job is a big perk, but frequent trips are actually shockingly bad for your health. According to a study conducted by researchers at Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health and the City University of New York, people who travel for business more than three weeks per month are more likely to... Read more » The post Business travel ‘not worth it’ due to toll on health, says study appeared first on Asian Correspondent. […]

  • Is Malaysia ready for 30 percent female representation?
    by Emma Richards on 19. juni 2018 at 06:12

    WITH the shock election win of Pakatan Harapan (Alliance of Hope) in Malaysia came a promise of a Malaysia Bahru, a new Malaysia. One rid of corruption, one of racial unity, and one in which everyone had equal opportunity to succeed. The post Is Malaysia ready for 30 percent female representation? appeared first on Asian Correspondent. […]

  • Kim Jong Un makes third visit to China in three months
    by Asian Correspondent Staff on 19. juni 2018 at 03:17

    NORTH KOREAN dictator Kim Jong Un has arrived in China on his third visit to the neighbouring country in three months, reported Chinese state media on Tuesday. The post Kim Jong Un makes third visit to China in three months appeared first on Asian Correspondent. […]

  • Alibaba opens office in Malaysia, its first in Southeast Asia
    by Taylor Bragg on 19. juni 2018 at 02:50

    ALIBABA Group executive chairman Jack Ma this week launched the company’s first office Southeast Asian in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The post Alibaba opens office in Malaysia, its first in Southeast Asia appeared first on Asian Correspondent. […]

  • In photos: Asia celebrates as World Cup kicks off in Russia
    by Asian Correspondent Staff on 19. juni 2018 at 02:06

    WORLD CUP fever is gripping Asia after the biggest show on earth began last Thursday, seeing Saudi Arabia smashed 5-0 by the hosts Russia. The post In photos: Asia celebrates as World Cup kicks off in Russia appeared first on Asian Correspondent. […]

  • US-South Korea military exercises officially suspended
    by Asian Correspondent Staff on 19. juni 2018 at 00:30

    THE Pentagon announced on Monday that military exercises between US and South Korea that were scheduled for August are delayed indefinitely, following US President Donald Trump’s surprise announcement to stop “war games” after his summit with North Korea. The post US-South Korea military exercises officially suspended appeared first on Asian Correspondent. […]

  • Hotline Kim: Trump says he has given a direct phone line to North Korea
    by Asian Correspondent Staff on 18. juni 2018 at 20:02

    AFTER their momentous summit in Singapore last week, US President Donald Trump has said he has given North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un a direct phone number to call him if need be. The post Hotline Kim: Trump says he has given a direct phone line to North Korea appeared first on Asian Correspondent. […]

  • China to track citizens’ cars from next year
    by Asian Correspondent Staff on 18. juni 2018 at 20:00

    CHINA’S government is again ramping up surveillance of its people and this time it is coming after cars. The post China to track citizens’ cars from next year appeared first on Asian Correspondent. […]

  • Why you should eat popcorn with chopsticks
    by The Conversation on 18. juni 2018 at 16:00

    IT happens fast. You crack open a bottle of your favorite drink and put it to your lips. The delicious flavor is nearly overwhelming. But a minute later, you’re barely noticing the taste as you drink it. Or you buy a new car and think it will make you smile every time you drive it... Read more » The post Why you should eat popcorn with chopsticks appeared first on Asian Correspondent. […]