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Xi touts China's sovereignty on war anniversary
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The hotel inspired by Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea
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U.S. approves $1.8 billion Taiwan arms sale
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'Something close' to genocide in China's Xinjiang: WH
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Taiwan to strengthen defences as China tensions escalate
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Would you take a “flight to nowhere”? These passengers have by enjoying a roundtrip above Taiwan
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World leaders wish Trumps well
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Watch: Massive anti-China protest outside Chinese Consulate in Toronto
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Taiwan’s plant hunters race to protect biodiversity
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China conducts more exercises near Taiwan as US official visits
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Families urge China to release their relatives
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Girl lifted in air after getting tangled in large kite in Taiwan
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US election: The Taiwan-sized challenge facing the next US presidentChina's ambition to retake Taiwan - possibly by force - could become a major flashpoint with the US.
China says it will impose sanctions on Boeing and Lockheed Martin over Taiwan arms salesHong Kong (CNN Business)Beijing said Monday that it will impose sanctions on American companies — including Lockheed Martin, Boeing, and Raytheon — that have been involved in selling weapons to..
US announces planned weapon sale to TaiwanThe Trump administration on Monday notified Congress of plans for a multi-billion dollar sale of Harpoon missile systems to Taiwan just hours after Beijing announced sanctions on US defence..
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US to sell $3.5 billion worth of weapons to Taiwan as tensions soar with ChinaThe Trump Administration today notified Congress of plans for a US$2.37 billion ($3.5b) sale of Harpoon missile systems to Taiwan.Just hours earlier, Beijing announced sanctions on United States..
China threatens retaliation over US arms sale to TaiwanChina is threatening to retaliate against the U.S. after the Trump administration approved a $1.8 billion arms sale to Taiwan, the autonomous island that Beijing considers its own territory. Chinese..
US approves sale of weapons systems totaling $1.8 billion to TaiwanShares The US government said Wednesday it approved the sale of three weapons packages to Taiwan for a total of $1.8 billion, a move that could add further tension to souring US-China relations...
Taiwan's $2.3 billion investment created nearly 65,000 jobs in India: Foreign Minister Joseph Wu tells WIONTalking to WION, the minister said the Taiwan government, since 2016, is looking forward to improving the friendship between the two countries.
US approves $1 billion in new arms sales to TaiwanThe Trump administration has approved the sale of more than a billion dollars worth of advanced weaponry for Taiwan in a move that will enrage China and further exacerbate tensions between Washington..
Amid talk of India-Taiwan trade pact, Beijing says respect ‘one-China’ stand
Pratas atoll declared 'danger zone' as Chinese combat planes fly overIt's just a bunch of coral. But Pratas atoll between Taiwan and China has been declared a "danger zone" as combat aircraft ply the skies overhead.Beijing is showing increasing interest in the isolated..
Taiwan charges Chinese captain over killing of 'Somali pirates'Officials say the Chinese national ordered the killings while captaining a Taiwanese vessel in 2012.
Taiwan's new envoy to India Baushuan Ger arrives, to take charge shortlyIn 1995, the two countries established representative offices in each other's capitals, namely the Taipei Economic and Cultural Center in India (TECC) for the Republic Of China (Taiwan) in New Delhi..
China-Taiwan tensions erupt over diplomats' fight in FijiBoth sides say their officials were injured at an event organised to mark Taiwan's national day.
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Taiwan official in hospital after alleged 'violent attack' by Chinese diplomats in FijiAlleged incident, which comes amid soaring tensions between Beijing and Taipei occurred at a reception in Suva to mark Taiwan’s national day An alleged fight between Chinese diplomats and a Taiwanese..
Chinese forces prepare for possible military invasion of TaiwanBeijing: The presence of the People’s Liberation Army is increasing in China’s southeast coast as it prepares for a possible military invasion of Taiwan, according to the defence observers cited by..
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India cases cross 7 million as experts warn of complacencyNEW DELHI: India’s confirmed coronavirus toll crossed 7 million on Sunday with a number of new cases dipping in recent weeks, even as health experts warn of mask and distancing fatigue setting in...
South China Sea: China's aggressive move against TaiwanIt may be an undeclared war of attrition designed to run Taiwan's troops and equipment into the ground.Taiwan says it has spent $1.3 billion scrambling its fighters against the most intense Chinese..
On National Day, Taiwan sends strong message against Chinese aggressionNew Delhi/Taipei, Oct 10 : In a strong message to Bejing, Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen on the National Day celebrations on Saturday said that Taiwan will play an active role in establishing new..
Hong Kong police arrest nine over Taiwan escape plotPolice in Hong Kong say they have arrested nine people who allegedly helped a group of fugitives flee the former British colony for Taiwan. Officers say they provided a 'getaway' boat and cash for the..
'Indian media free to report on any issue it deems fit,' MEA reminds China on objections to calling Taiwan countryThe remarks come in the wake of China's advice to journalists in India to observe the "one-China" principle after newspapers carried advertisements for Taiwan's national day.
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China tells Indian media not to call Taiwan a country, Taiwan says 'get lost'China was accused by Taiwan of trying to impose censorship in India after the Chinese embassy in New Delhi advised journalists to observe the "one-China" principle referring to Indian newspapers..
Taiwan tells China to 'get lost' after Chinese mission asks Indian media to follow 'one China' policyThe Chinese mission in Delhi wrote to Indian media and called upon them to not refer to Taiwan as a "nation".
Taiwan lays to rest its former president, ‘Mr Democracy’ Lee Teng-huiTaiwan laid to rest on Wednesday former President Lee Teng-hui, dubbed...
Taiwan says has spent almost $900 million scrambling against China this yearTAIPEI (Reuters) - Taiwan has spent almost $900 million this year on scrambling its air force against Chinese incursions, the island's defence minister said on Wednesday, describing the pressure they..
China Ramps Up a War of Words, Warning the U.S. of Its Red LinesAs the United States and Taiwan draw closer, state propaganda is sending the message that China will go to war if necessary.
First PS5 hands-on videos show off hardware and games, but no UIA first look at the PS5 | Famitsu Sony has invited a number of Japanese publications and YouTubers to get a closer look at the PlayStation 5. It’s the first time we’ve seen the PS5 hardware..
China, Taiwan tensions could result in all-out war with the USThere's unfinished business between China and Taiwan.It tossed out its emperor. Japan invaded. Then a brutal civil war tore the nation in half. That war never ended. Now it threatens to get hot again,..
Canadian warship sails near Taiwan at time of heightened China tensionA Canadian warship has sailed through the sensitive Taiwan Strait, the island's defence ministry said on Saturday, a voyage that comes at a time of heightened military tension between China and Taiwan..
Relatives of dozen HK detainees reject mainland counselRelatives of the 12 Hong Kong fugitives detained in mainland China after being arrested while trying to flee to Taiwan, petitioned Beijing’s liaison office today, rejecting representation...
China's propaganda mouthpiece claims China will start war if US troops return to TaiwanChina's Chairman Xi Jinping this week told the UN he had no intention to fight a "hot war". Days later his chief propagandist warned "war will come" over Taiwan.The editor-in-chief of the Chinese..
Taiwan president praises 'heroic' pilots who intercepted Chinese jetsBy Yimou Lee PENGHU, Taiwan (Reuters) - Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen praised on Tuesday the "heroic performance" of air force pilots who have been intercepting Chinese jets that have approached the..
China flies fighters, bombers to Taiwan border after US official visitFighters. Bombers. Flying missiles. China has sent more than 20 aircraft to breach its borders with Taiwan in recent days. Now Taiwan's President warns of a "clear and present danger" to the whole..
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo slams China's 'military blustering' after Taiwan scrambles jetsChina had announced combat drills near the Taiwan Strait as US diplomat Keith Krach arrived in Taiwan on Thursday on a three-day visit.
China holds military drill as US envoy visits TaiwanThe live-fire exercise in the Taiwan Strait comes as China accuses the US and Taiwan of "collusion".
U.S. Pushes Large Arms Sale to Taiwan, Including Jet Missiles That Can Hit ChinaThe administration is proposing the packages as President Trump’s strategists try to paint him as being tough on China despite soft actions earlier.
China: US official's trip to Taiwan will lead to 'necessary responses'Chinese officials on Thursday promised to issue "necessary responses" to the U.S. on Thursday after a top State Department official arrived in Taiwan for economic discussions. The statement came as..
Taiwan calls for global defense against China 'threat'Taiwan's foreign minister Joseph Wu urged the international community Wednesday to help defend his country and region against "expansionist" Chinese moves, saying Taipei feared Beijing would resort to..
2nd senior U.S. official visits Taiwan, irking Beijing even moreMonths after HHS secretary visited the island claimed by China, another top official is there as the Trump admin seeks to "deepen this bilateral relationship."
Taiwan arrests 33 Vietnamese stowawaysTaiwan Coast Guard and police have arrested another five Vietnamese stowaways who went into hiding on a beach in Pingtung county, a day after they jumped from a Taiwanese fishing boat to avoid arrest...
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China warns US over US-Taiwan economic talksTAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — China warned the United States on Monday of potential “serious damage” to their relations if it does not withdraw from an upcoming economic meeting with Taiwan that is..
China confirms it detained 12 Hong Kongers at sea last monthHONG KONG (AP) — Chinese authorities have confirmed the criminal detention of 12 Hong Kongers who were allegedly attempting to travel illegally to Taiwan by boat last month, while the foreign..
Families of activists captured on mainland urge their returnFamilies of 12 fugitives who were captured while fleeing to Taiwan on a speedboat have raised concerns over the unknown status of the detainees held on the mainland, and pleaded the SAR government to..
Taiwan says plans to sign up for 'COVAX' vaccine allocation schemeTaiwan will sign up to the "COVAX" global vaccine allocation plan to ensure it will be able to access a Covid-19 vaccine when one becomes available, the island's health minister said on Saturday. Chen..
Disney's Mulan faces backlash and pressure to boycott in ChinaWalt Disney Co’s release of Mulan, which is set in China and meant to appeal to audiences there, has provoked a backlash on social media over its star’s support of Hong Kong police and for being..
China flexes new dual-carrier prowess at USBeware the long arm of US justice, China’s state media warns At the height of the Third Taiwan Straits Crisis in 1995-96, China was forced to retreat in the face of America’s dual-aircraft carrier..
Taiwan to change passport, fed up with confusion with ChinaFed up with being confused for China amid the coronavirus pandemic and Beijing's stepped-up efforts to assert sovereignty, Taiwan said on Wednesday it would redesign its passport to give greater p..