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9 Chinese military aircraft enter Taiwan air defence zone

Taipei [Taiwan], September 16 (ANI): Nine Chinese military aircraft entered Taiwan's air defence identification zone (ADIZ) on Wednesday, marking the ...

Taiwan holds military drill amid Chinese threat

Taipei [Taiwan], September 16 (ANI): Taiwan has held five-day annual military exercises that prepared for a full-scale invasion by China, ...

Taiwanese experimental rocket catches fire during test

Canberra [Australia], September 16 (ANI/Sputnik): An experimental hybrid propulsion rocket of Taiwan's space tech firm TiSPACE went up in flames ...

China calls on EU to not send wrong messages

Brussels [Belgium], September 16 (ANI/Xinhua): China on Wednesday called on the European Union (EU) to stop sending wrong messages on ...

US Backs Lithuania in Row With China Over Taiwan

The United States is backing Lithuania in the face of what American officials describe as China's "coercive behavior" after Vilnius ...

2 Women of Color to Face Off in Boston Mayoral Race

A preliminary runoff election in the northeastern U.S. city of Boston has narrowed the field of mayoral candidates to two ...

Iran into Asian Volleyball Championship Top Eight

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Defending champion Iran won its third straight victory at the 21st Asian Senior Men's Volleyball Championship and ...

Chinese, Kazakh FMs vow to strengthen anti-pandemic cooperation

DUSHANBE, Sept. 16 (Xinhua) -- Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi met with Kazakh Foreign Minister Mukhtar Tileuberdi ...

Xinhua world news summary at 0530 GMT, Sept. 16

BRUSSELS -- China on Wednesday called on the European Union (EU) to stop sending wrong messages on issues concerning China's ...

Cross-Strait trade jumps 31.8 percent in first eight months

BEIJING, Sept. 15 (Xinhua) -- Economic and trade exchanges across the Taiwan Strait have been developing with good momentum, as ...

Chinese Kuomintang party urged to "climb high and look far"

BEIJING, Sept. 15 (Xinhua) -- The Chinese Kuomintang (KMT) party leadership has been urged to draw lessons from history, adopt ...

U.S. attempts to make issue out of Taiwan futile: mainland spokesperson

BEIJING, Sept. 15 (Xinhua) -- U.S. attempts to make an issue out of Taiwan so as to contain China would ...

Mainland to set up new cross-Strait exchange venue at war history museum

BEIJING, Sept. 15 (Xinhua) -- The Chinese mainland will establish a new venue for cross-Strait communication and exchange at the ...

Mainland vows countermeasures against "Taiwan independence" moves

BEIJING, Sept. 15 (Xinhua) -- A Chinese mainland spokesperson on Wednesday voiced resolute opposition to any attempt to seek "Taiwan ...

Over 156,000 Taiwan compatriots receive COVID-19 vaccines on mainland

BEIJING, Sept. 15 (Xinhua) -- More than 156,000 Taiwan compatriots received COVID-19 vaccines, with a total of 290,000 jabs administered ...

Taiwan raps Fitch for calling it part of China in ratings upgrade

Taiwan raps Fitch for calling it part of China in ratings upgrade Reuters ...

Taiwan High Speed Rail schedules 90 new trains starting mid-October - 2021-09-13 16-11-00

Taiwan High Speed Rail schedules 90 new trains starting mid-October Taiwan News ...

Duterte's party picks him as VP candidate in Philippines - 2021-09-09 10-22-15

Duterte's party picks him as VP candidate in Philippines Taiwan News ...

Super Typhoon Chanthu to slam Taiwan this weekend Video

Super Typhoon Chanthu to slam Taiwan this weekend CNN ...

China using Honduras election to create controversy, says Taiwan - The Independent

China accused of weaponising Honduras election for brutal suppression of ties with Taiwan The Independent ...

Angela Merkel in Poland- Bidding good-bye to a difficult partner - 2021-09-10 19-49-00

Angela Merkel in Poland: Bidding good-bye to a difficult partner Taiwan News ...

No new COVID-19 cases linked to preschool, EVA Air clusters - Focus Taiwan

No new COVID-19 cases linked to preschool, EVA Air clusters Focus Taiwan News Channel ...

Czech morning news in brief headlines for September 9, 2021 - Prague, Czech Republic

Czech morning news in brief: Top headlines for September 9, 2021 Expats.cz ...

Norway sees final day of voting in election fought on oil - 2021-09-13 10-28-00

Norway sees final day of voting in election fought on oil Taiwan News ...

Feminist love stories?

The label date movie hasnt traditionally been applied much to documentaries but filmmakers Betsy West and Julie Cohen have twice ...

Taiwan shares close down 0.16% - Focus Taiwan

Taiwan shares close down 0.16% Focus Taiwan News Channel ...

Ricciardo leads incredible McLaren 1-2

Daniel Ricciardo won the Italian Grand Prix on Sunday as Max Verstappen was blamed by the Monza stewards for a ...

UAE to spend US$6.5bn to boost private-sector jobs

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is to spend 24 billion dirhams (US$6.5 billion) on a package of benefits and subsidies ...

COVID-19- Philippines faces remote schooling learning crisis

Classrooms in the Philippines were silent yesterday as millions of school children hunkered down at home for a second year ...

Central bank expected to keep interest rates unchanged - Focus Taiwan

Central bank expected to keep interest rates unchanged Focus Taiwan News Channel ...

HK Outlanders registers as civic group in Taiwan

The Hong Kong Outlanders has officially registered as a civic group in Taiwan, its members said yesterday, adding that it ...

Taiwan think tank organizes virtual education exchange at Chiayi high school - 2021-09-13 11-54-00

Taiwan think tank organizes virtual education exchange at Chiayi high school Taiwan News ...

Taiwans EVA Air rolls out optimized online check-in - 2021-08-11 14-07-00

Taiwan's EVA Air rolls out optimized online check-in Taiwan News ...

Taiwanese woman pays COVID fine to keep car - 2021-09-12 17-27-00

Taiwanese woman pays COVID fine to keep car Taiwan News ...

Childlike Mourinho hails incredible AS Roma victory

AS Roma coach Jose Mourinho said he felt like a child when charging from his dugout to celebrate Stephan El ...

Taiwanese-curated Queer East Film Festival to open in London Sept. 15 - 2021-09-13 13-08-00

Taiwanese-curated Queer East Film Festival to open in London Sept. 15 Taiwan News ...

China flies warplanes close to Taiwan in early test of Biden

China flies warplanes close to Taiwan in early test of Biden CNN ...

China Airlines And EVA Air Post Profits Amid Ongoing Crisis

China Airlines And EVA Air Post Profits Amid Ongoing Crisis Simple Flying ...

With Pig Parades, Once-Feared Opposition Party in Taiwan Tries a Revamp

With Pig Parades, Once-Feared Opposition Party in Taiwan Tries a Revamp The New York Times ...

Parents need subsidized leave- group

Parents with children younger than 12 should be allowed to take paid time off from work to take care of ...

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China, climate on agenda for meeting of Australia, Japan, India, U.S.

WASHINGTON D.C.: The leaders of Australia, India, Japan and the United States will meet on 24th September to discuss issues ...

First SpaceX tourist flight begins 3 day journey

CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida: A rocket carrying four tourists and no professional astronauts on board blasted off into Earth orbit on ...

Trial begins for parents in college admissions bribery scandal

BOSTON, Massachusetts: The first trial in a wide ranging college admissions corruption case is underway in Boston's federal court, more ...

U.S. study finds Covid vaccine prevents hospitalizations, deaths

WASHINGTON D.C.: COVID-19 vaccines are highly effective in preventing hospitalizations and deaths, even against the highly contagious Delta variant, according ...

Wildfires threaten popular Spanish resort of Estepona

ESTEPONA, Spain: Spain sent in its military to help fight a wildfire that is continuing to threaten the popular Costa ...

Paris mayor Anne Hidalgo announces candidacy for president

PARIS, France: The Socialist Mayor of Paris, Anne Hidalgo, said she will run in the 2022 French presidential election, despite ...

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