Taiwan president's party post at risk after election trouncing

Pressure is building for Taiwan`s president to step down as chief of the island`s China-friendly ruling party after an unprecedented election battering by the opposition threw into doubt efforts to build closer ties with the giant neighbour.

US forfeits properties of ex-Taiwanese president

The US had purchased properties with the proceeds of bribes paid to the family of the former Taiwanese president, Shui-Bian Chen.

Taiwan President allowed fuelling stop in India

Taiwan says its leader made a transit stop in India on his way to Africa. India has previously banned the island`s top officials from visiting.

Taiwan`s Prez calls for democracy in China

China wants eventual reunification with Taiwan, even if it has to go to war.

Former Taiwan president Chen sent to prison

Chen Shui-bian is the first ex-leader of Taiwan to be jailed.

Taiwan Prez defends comments on war with China

Taiwan`s President Ma Ying-jeou on Wednesday defended comments he made about the island`s ability to defend itself.

Cabinet shake-up tests Taiwan`s pro-China President

China-friendly Taiwan President Ma Ying-jeou faces a new test of public confidence ahead of tense year-end elections.

Taiwan President has no plans to meet Dalai Lama

Taiwan President Ma Ying-jeou will not be meeting the Dalai Lama when the exiled Tibetan spiritual leader visits next week, the President`s office said on Saturday, a move aimed at avoiding renewed tensions with China.