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 Taiwan, China spar over Taiwan premier's independence remarks

Taiwan, China spar over Taiwan premier's independence remarks

 

Taiwanese new premier William Lai speaks during a cabinet transition ceremony in Taipei


April 03, 2018 - 04:46 GMT
 Chinas Censors Ban Winnie the Pooh and the Letter N After Xis Power Grab

Chinas Censors Ban Winnie the Pooh and the Letter N After Xis Power Grab

 

A student dressed in Winnie The Pooh costume to mock Chinese President Xi Jinping protests against a popular Chinese talent show "Sing! China" after the show is forced to cancel at National Taiwan University, in Taipei, Taiwan September 24, 2017.


March 01, 2018 - 03:12 GMT
 No Suspects in Killing of Eccentric American, a Kenyan Wildlife Expert

No Suspects in Killing of Eccentric American, a Kenyan Wildlife Expert

 

Esmond Martin, third from right, inspected 20 confiscated rhino horns, elephant tusks and ivory objects at the Taipei Zoo in 1993 before the illegal goods were incinerated publicly to demonstrate the governments commitment to protecting wildlife.


February 06, 2018 - 08:14 GMT
 Taiwan president arrives in Hawaii despite Chinese objections

Taiwan president arrives in Hawaii despite Chinese objections

 

Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen gives a speech during the National Day celebrations in Taipei


October 29, 2017 - 07:13 GMT
 China says Taiwan not a country, Taiwan says China needs reality check

China says Taiwan not a country, Taiwan says China needs reality check

 

A general view of the Taipei skyline shows the Taipei 101 building before Earth Hour in Taipei, Taiwan


September 27, 2017 - 10:15 GMT
 Taiwan battens down for Typhoon Talim, mainland China on alert for twin storms

Taiwan battens down for Typhoon Talim, mainland China on alert for twin storms

 

Sandbags are prepared ahead of Typhoon Talim in a landmark building Taipei 101 in Taipei


September 13, 2017 - 09:22 GMT
 Typhoon injures over 80 in Taiwan, traps dozens

Typhoon injures over 80 in Taiwan, traps dozens

 

A homeless person sorts out his belongings on a side walk in New Taipei City after Typhoon Nesat slashed Taiwan on July 30, 2017. Taiwan suffered flooding, widespread power outages and winds of over a hundred miles a hour as it was battered by its first typhoon of the year.


July 30, 2017 - 03:32 GMT
 Gay marriage around the world

Gay marriage around the world

 

Same-sex activists in Taipei celebrating a court ruling in May that paves the way for Taiwan to become the first place in Asia to legalise gay marriage


July 13, 2017 - 11:29 GMT
LeEco-backed Faraday Future moves SUV production as work halts on Las Vegas plant

LeEco-backed Faraday Future moves SUV production as work halts on Las Vegas plant

 

Startup Faraday Future said it would move production of its luxury electric SUV to a new location, from a planned $1 billion Las Vegas factory where construction has ground to a halt amid financial woes of key investor Chinese entrepreneur Jia Yueting.


July 12, 2017 - 08:19 GMT
Taiwan says Chinese carrier sails into its defense zone

Taiwan says Chinese carrier sails into its defense zone

 

Chinese aircraft carrier the Liaoning entered Taiwan's air defense identification zone early on Wednesday morning on its way back from Hong Kong and is being monitored, Taiwan's defense ministry said, adding there was no cause for alarm.


July 12, 2017 - 08:16 GMT
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