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50 fall ill after wedding feast in China
Beijing, April 24 (IANS) At least 50 villagers suffered from food poisoning after attending a wedding feast at a village in central China, authorities said Sunday.

Sunday, April 24, 2011 9:37:37 AM

Unknown ancient kingdom found in China
Beijing, April 24 (IANS) An unknown kingdom dating back to 1046 B.C. has been unearthed in north China, archaeologists said.

Sunday, April 24, 2011 8:16:45 AM

First Beijing international film festival begins
Beijing, April 24 (IANS) Hollywood star Jackie Chan, 'Lion King' director Rob Minkoff and director of Oscar-winning 'Black Swan', Darren Aronofsky, were among the celebrities who attended the First Beijing International Film Festival opening ceremony Saturday.

Sunday, April 24, 2011 7:03:31 AM

4,800-year-old heritage site restored in China
Beijing, April 24 (IANS) A 4,800-year-old cultural heritage site is being restored in northwest China.

Sunday, April 24, 2011 2:30:32 AM

Suicide bomb attack kills four in Pakistan
Islamabad, April 23 (IANS) At least four people were killed Saturday when a suicide bomber detonated his explosives-laden vehicle near a convoy of the security forces in Pakistan's Bajaur tribal region, Xinhua reported.

Saturday, April 23, 2011 9:39:45 PM

Britain can't arrest Musharraf for lack of treaty, court told
Islamabad, April 23 (IANS) The British government could not execute an arrest warrant against former Pakistani president Pervez Musharraf due to the absence of an extradition treaty between the two countries, a court was informed.

Saturday, April 23, 2011 8:12:05 PM

China prepares for hi-tech modern warfare
Beijing, April 23 (IANS) The Chinese army is developing officers of high caliber who will be capable of handling advanced weaponry and mastering warfare in the information age by 2020, Global Times cited a military blueprint as stating.

Saturday, April 23, 2011 5:21:58 PM

Dhaka to act against those who delay court cases
Dhaka, April 23 (IANS) The Bangladesh government will make rules to take action against those found responsible for causing delays in disposal of cases at lower courts, said Law Minister Shafique Ahmed Saturday.

Saturday, April 23, 2011 2:15:07 PM

Release prisoners who have completed term: Pakistan-India panel
Islamabad, April 23 (IANS) The India-Pakistan Judicial Committee on Prisoners has recommended to the two governments to immediately release prisoners who have completed jail term and whose verification has been completed, a statement said Saturday.

Saturday, April 23, 2011 1:06:22 PM

Pakistanis face up to 16 hours of power outages
Lahore, April 23 (IANS) Pakistanis had to go without electricity for up to 16 hours Friday following power shut-offs and outages due to a shortfall of over 5,000 MW, a media report said.

Saturday, April 23, 2011 12:34:04 PM

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