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Last updated: Sunday, February 19, 2017 7:14:03 PM

Jolie makes first public appearance after filing for divorce
Phnom Penh, Feb 18 (IANS) Actress Angelina Jolie made her first public appearance after she filed for divorce from Brad Pitt in September 2016, when she stepped out for a press conference ahead of the Cambodia premiere of her new film "First They Killed My Father".

Saturday, February 18, 2017 4:04:06 PM

Taiwan Lantern Festival: Wonderous show of lights and fireworks
Yunlin (Taiwan), Feb 18 (IANS) Celebrated on the first full-moon night of the Lunar Year, the Lantern Festival is regarded as one of Taiwan's biggest festivals. Much like the biggest Hindu festival of lights -- Diwali -- people from all religions in Taiwan illuminate their homes using different types of lanterns and colourful bulbs to observe the biggest show of lights and fireworks on the island.

Saturday, February 18, 2017 4:04:04 PM

Indian team in Sri Lanka to monitor progress of projects
Colombo, Feb 18 (IANS) A team from the Export-Import Bank of India was in Sri Lanka to monitor the progress of projects under India's Lines of Credit (LoC) scheme, particularly in the railway sector, media reports said.

Saturday, February 18, 2017 3:56:04 PM

Hafiz Saeed listed in Pakistan's Anti-Terror Act
Islamabad, Feb 18 (IANS) Over two weeks after placing Jamaat-ud Dawa (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed under house arrest, Pakistan has included the name of the Mumbai attacks mastermind in the Fourth Schedule of the Anti-Terrorism Act (ATA).

Saturday, February 18, 2017 3:26:04 PM

Pakistani forces pound terrorist camps in Afghanistan
Islamabad, Feb 18 (IANS) Pakistani security forces on Friday night pounded the camps of Jamaat-ul Ahrar terrorist group in Afghanistan, destroying four hideouts and a training compound, sources said on Saturday.

Saturday, February 18, 2017 2:46:05 PM

China reiterates opposition to US-Taiwan exchanges
Beijing, Feb 18 (IANS) China reiterated its strong opposition to official exchanges and military connections between the US and Taiwan, amid recent reports that American Marines would be posted in a non-profit organisation in Taiwan, the media reported.

Saturday, February 18, 2017 2:08:04 PM

Kabul asks Islamabad to act against all terror groups
Kabul, Feb 18 (IANS) The Afghan government on Saturday again called on Pakistan to implement the Peace Quartet commitments on eliminating all terror groups without any discrimination.

Saturday, February 18, 2017 2:00:12 PM

China's 4G users reached 770 mn by 2016 end
Beijing, Feb 18 (IANS) Chinese 4G users reached 770 million by the end of 2016, accounting for 58 per cent of all the country's mobile phone users, an official said here.

Saturday, February 18, 2017 2:00:09 PM

Taiwan detains Chinese fishing vessel
Taipei, Feb 18 (IANS) Taiwanese patrol boats on Saturday detained a Chinese fishing vessel and its crew near the Matsu islands, the Coast Guard Administration announced.

Saturday, February 18, 2017 2:00:07 PM

Syria accuses Turkey of building separation wall
Damascus, Feb 18 (IANS) Syria has accused Turkey of bringing in equipment to build a separation wall in northern Syria.

Saturday, February 18, 2017 2:00:06 PM

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