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2 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor
An employee looks at the moisture separator reheater in the turbine building during a media tour at the yet-to-be-completed Taipower Fourth Nuclear Power Plant in Gongliao, New Taipei City, May 14, 2013.
6 hrs ago | New York Daily News
As Mayor de Blasio returned to New York, City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito headed out of town - landing Monday for a six-day trip to Taiwan with five other Council members.
6 hrs ago | The China Post
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Farglory Group Chairman Chao Teng-hsiung yesterday told local media reporters that he was forced and demanded by former Taoyuan Deputy Magistrate Yeh Shih-wen - a senior Farglory executive - to give a bribe to Yeh via intermediary Tsai to secure an affordable public housing project in Bade District of Taoyuan County.
10 hrs ago | Suria
Taiwan's first lady will resume a rare visit to Japan which was postponed after a diplomatic row over posters for an exhibition of loaned treasured artefacts, officials said Monday.
11 hrs ago | Daily Times
TAIPEI A senior Taiwanese military officer who served at the island's de facto US embassy has been placed under investigation after failing a lie detector test, the defence ministry said Monday.
11 hrs ago | Kotaku
Takeshi Kaneshiro, who will forever be known for Onimusha , is in the headlines again in Taiwan after a typhoon blew through the island earlier this month.
12 hrs ago | DigiTimes
Taiwan-based ODMs and own-brand makers will ship 21.95 million handsets in the third quarter of 2014, increasing by 4.2% on quarter and by 32.1% on year, and 18.65 million or 85% of the shipments will be smartphones, according to Digitimes Research.
After returning from Nara we had just a couple of days in Tokyo during which the only outing was to the outlet of Mikimoto Pearls.
Luc Besson directs Scarlett Johansson in 'Lucy', an action-thriller that tracks a woman accidentally caught in a dark deal who turns the tables on her captors and transforms into a merciless warrior evolved beyond human logic.
Taipei has the best quality of education of any of Taiwan's 22 cities and counties, according to the results of a biennial survey conducted by a local magazine.
Officials search through the wreckage where TransAsia Airways flight GE222 crashed on July 23 in poor weather near the airport at Magong on the Penghu island chain on July 25, 2014.
Faye Corman was leading the little boy with the deep brown eyes across the train platform when all of a sudden he stopped, planted his feet, and refused to move.
Hong Kong has a great comics heritage but plunging sales have seen mainstream genres give way to more diverse alternatives, writes Christopher DeWolf A combine photo of Tony Wong Yuk-long's Little Rascals and Drunken Master.
Wang Dan, a leader of China's 1989 pro-democracy movement, has asked the Taipei government to help him arrange a trip back to Taiwan from the United States for a medical checkup for a suspected brain disease.
Nearly 1,000 Chinese bicycle riders and their Taiwanese counterparts cycled across the main island of Taiwan's outlying county of Kinmen Saturday in a bid to set a Guinness World Record for the most cyclists from Taiwan and China biking together in Kinmen.
Is there anything as free from the mundane restrictions of daily life as a well-made science fiction movie? Nothing in French action-thriller specialist Luc Besson's Lucy bears any resemblance to the real world, and that is precisely what makes it so much fun.
International experts were examining the site of the fatal TransAsia Airways crash in Taiwan on Saturday , as new evidence surfaced that the plane may have collided with nearby trees before plunging to the ground.
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 03:59 pm
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