Asia Education

Pakistan detains owner of alleged ‘fake degree’ mill

By Wed, May 27, 2015 5:06PM UTC

KARACHI, Pakistan (AP) — A senior Pakistani security official says investigators have detained the owner of a software company accused of running a global network in selling fake degrees.

George W. Bush writes letter of support to jailed Burmese student

By Wed, May 27, 2015 1:12PM UTC

Former U.S. President George W. Bush has written a letter of support to a student protester jailed after a violent crackdown on student protests in Burma (Myanmar) earlier this year.

Top study destinations in Canada – your home away from home

By Wed, May 27, 2015 6:51AM UTC

In an increasingly globalised world the opportunities for travel, to study or work abroad, are immeasurable and ever increasing. Destination choice has boomed within the last few decades and now wannabe travellers can fulfil their dreams in every corner of the earth. But if you are looking to study or

Malaysia denies entry to Hong Kong student activist Joshua Wong

By Tue, May 26, 2015 1:15PM UTC

Malaysian immigration officials detained Hong Kong student activist Joshua Wong shortly after his arrival at Penang Airport, Tuesday, and were due to deport him on the next available flight.

Game of Thrones’ master swordsman takes on a very different teaching role in Thailand

By Tue, May 26, 2015 11:36AM UTC

IT’S a hot, oppressively humid summer evening in Chiang Mai, Thailand’s northern capital. British actor Miltos Yerolemou, who plays Syrio Forel, master sword-fighter in Game of Thrones, and will play something, or someone, in the upcoming Star Wars film, has just sat down with me at a wine bar off the city’s recently requisitioned trendy hub, Nimmanhaemin.