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6 Taiwan inmates commit suicide, ending 14-hour long hostage standoff

Police officers stand guard outside the Kaohsiung Prison in southern Taiwan where six inmates who held two prison staff hostage killed themselves early Thursday after a 14-hour standoff with......

WTF NEWS: It's Weird, True and Funny!

Here's your weekly digest of the craziest and funniest stories from around the world. One hell of a mugshotNathaniel Follette was not a happy man when policemen arrested him from a grocery......

Taiwan: Typhoon brings heavy rains

Typhoon Matsa dumped torrential rains in northern Taiwan as it swirled in seas near the island on Friday, shutting down financial markets and grounding several international flights, officials......

Hong Kong warns of monkey virus

Hong Kong on Monday warned people not to approach or feed wild monkeys after Taiwan reported that some of the animals tested positive for a virus deadly to humans. The strain -- CHV-1, also known......

SARS spreading fastest in Taiwan

Taiwan reported a record daily rise in the number of SARS (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome) infections and deaths on Tuesday.Taiwan's Department of Health said the number of probable SARS cases......

High-speed trains? India baulks at cost

The launch of the new $15 billion Taiwan High Speed Rail service, built with imported Japanese high-velocity-train technology, on Jan. 5 once again confirmed the Asia's economic dynamism. And......

China-Taiwan direct flight from Sat

Chinese airliners are all set to make historic landings in airports on the Taiwan island on Saturday for the first time since 1949, somewhat easing the tense relationship between the two......

Taiwan's cultural revolution

If the city of Taichung succeeds in getting a Guggenheim Museum branch set up there, a goal its mayor, Jason Hu, is so valiantly fighting to achieve, it will reshape the cultural landscape not only......

Yuki shocks Somdev to enter Chennai Challenger final

Yuki Bhambri emerged triumphant in the contest between the country's leading tennis players, brushing aside the challenge of India No 1 Somdev Devvarman in straight sets to breeze into the final of......

Yuki claims Traralgon Challenger title in rain-hit final

Yuki Bhambri won his first ATP Challenger level singles title of the season and second of his career on Monday after humbling top seed American Bradely Klahn (ranked 123) in the rain-hit summit......

Challenger Tour: Yuki in final of the Traralgon event

Yuki Bhambri is busy writing his own success story. The Delhi lad avenged his last week's defeat against James Duckworth by knocking out the home favourite Australian from the Traralgon event and......

India host Taipei in Davis Cup first round

India was handed an easy draw for next year's Davis Cup campaign in Asia/Oceania Group I, pitted against Chinese Taipei in their first round tie. It will be a home match for India as they played......

Somdev beats Lu to clinch Davis Cup tie

Somdev Devvarman routed world number 59 Yen-Hsun Lu 6-2, 6-1, 6-3 to steer India to the third round of the Asia/Oceania Group I Davis Cup competition as the stunning victory gave the visitors an......
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PHL's first 2 FA-50PHs arrive in Clark

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. CLARK AIR BASE, Nov. 28 -- - A deep-throated roar in the... ...
AirAsia and AirAsia X are bringing back the Big Sale*!

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Dengue claims 16 more lives in Taiwan

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ASE Receives 2015 Taiwan Corporate Sustainability Awards

From the Wires Nov. 23, 2015 11:41 PM Advanced Semiconductor Engineering, Inc. (TSE: 2311, NYSE: ASX) today announced that its IC ATM... ...
Taiwan NGO shelves free trade zone referendum amid anti-China sentiment

TAIPEI A Taiwan NGO that promotes engagement with China has called off its push for a referendum on whether to set up a free trade zone allowing... ...

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