August 02, 2020 7:43 am
India’s statement, laced with political overtones, is being perceived as a thinly-veiled message to China at a time when the armies of the two countries are in standoff positions along the Line of Actual Control in Ladakh.
July 22, 2020 3:23 pm
China claims the self-ruling island democracy as its own territory and threatens to use the People's Liberation Army to bring it under its control.
July 09, 2020 12:30 pm
People were required to participate in an online draw, from where the winners were allowed to bring one guest. In total, some 66 passengers boarded the flight that went nowhere
June 29, 2020 12:18 pm
Taiwan is the only place in Asia where same-sex marriage is legal.
May 21, 2020 3:31 pm
The United States, like most countries, has no official diplomatic ties with Taiwan, but is bound by law to provide the democratic island with the means to defend itself. China routinely denounces U.S. arms sales to Taiwan.
May 20, 2020 8:57 am
Xi’s government cut off direct communications across the Taiwan Strait during Tsai’s first four years in office, citing her refusal to accept that both sides belong to “one China.”
April 30, 2020 7:32 am
Taiwan’s success against Covid-19 has shown that democracies could fight the virus without resorting to authoritarian measures, serving as a key rebuttal against Chinese propaganda showcasing the strength of its system against the West.
April 23, 2020 2:09 pm
Taiwan's early prevention and detection efforts have so far made it a model for how to contain the outbreak, with 427 confirmed cases to date, of which 253 have recovered.
April 09, 2020 5:03 pm
Taiwan's number of COVID-19 infections is currently below 400, despite the island's proximity to the outbreak's origin on mainland China. Experts say early intervention has helped stop a public health crisis.
March 31, 2020 11:19 am
According to China's 'one-China' policy, there is only one Chinese government and that the island of Taiwan is a breakaway province that belongs to China.
June 28, 2015 1:02 pm
A fire sparked by the explosion of an unknown powder near the stage of a party at the Formosa Water Park in New Taipei City, Taiwan injured over 500 people.
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