Taiwan

iPhone 8 Plus screen split open while charging: Reports

iPhone 8 Plus screen split open while charging: Reports

The screen of the device bulged out five days after the user purchased it.

Sep 30, 2017, 13:01 PM IST

Taiwan bans all trade with North Korea

The Taiwanese government on Tuesday banned all trade with North Korea, complying with various UN resolutions despite Taipei not being a member of the organisation.

Sep 26, 2017, 14:24 PM IST
Mrunal Thaukur sets Instagram on fire with latest posts- See pics

Mrunal Thaukur sets Instagram on fire with latest posts- See pics

While a lot of couples are making us gush over their overwhelming love and off a storybook kinda pictures, actress Mrunal Thakur is setting Instagram on fire all by herself! The Kumkum Bhagya actress recently shared some of the most alluring pictures of herself on Instagram from her vacation in Taiwan.

Sep 19, 2017, 10:56 AM IST

Taiwan battens down for Typhoon Talim, ships warned, flights cancelled

TAIPEI (Reuters) - Taiwan issued a maritime warning and airlines cancelled some flights on Wednesday as the island braced for Typhoon Talim, which was expected to hit northern cities, including Tai

Sep 13, 2017, 08:38 AM IST

Taiwan-bound Talim could become super typhoon: China

China`s National Meteorological Center on Tuesday warned that Typhoon Talim could intensify and turn into a super typhoon as it churns towards Taiwan and Zhejiang and Fujian provinces on the Chinese mainland.

Sep 12, 2017, 14:27 PM IST

Taiwan prepares for typhoon as hurricane batters US

Taiwan's central government was contacting the heads of mountain villages, arranging free evacuations to shelters, monitoring rivers and mudslide-prone areas.

Sep 11, 2017, 15:24 PM IST

After Taiwan alarm, China says air force drills were routine

China`s Defence Ministry said on Thursday that a recent series of air force exercises around self-ruled Taiwan were routine, after Taiwan`s military said this month it was on a high state of alert following three straight days of drills.

Aug 31, 2017, 15:21 PM IST
China says nothing will stop its long-range air force drills

China says nothing will stop its long-range air force drills

No amount of interference or shadowing of its aircraft will stop the Chinese air force from carrying out long-range drills, the defence ministry said, announcing another round of exercises of the type that have unnerved Taiwan and Japan.

Aug 25, 2017, 10:00 AM IST

Samurai sword attack outside Taiwan Presidential office

"A Chinese national flag was found in his backpack. He said he wanted to express his political stance by going to the Presidential office," the official said, adding that the man had wanted to fly the flag there. 

Aug 18, 2017, 17:53 PM IST

China military criticises wrong US moves on Taiwan, South China Sea

The wrong actions of the United States on Taiwan, its South China Sea patrols and deployment of an advanced anti-missile system in South Korea have had a large, negative influence on military trust, a senior Chinese officer said on Thursday.

Aug 17, 2017, 16:54 PM IST

Taiwan protests Indonesia deportations of suspects to China

Taiwan issued a protest to Beijing Thursday over a decision by Indonesia to deport 22 Taiwanese fraud suspects to China, the latest such deportation to hit the island amid frosty cross-strait ties.

Aug 03, 2017, 22:57 PM IST

Indonesia deports Chinese, Taiwanese scam suspects to China

Two suffered gunshot wounds to their legs while attempting to escape.

Aug 03, 2017, 11:47 AM IST

Japan's main opposition party chief steps down

The Japan-born Renho apologised at the time, but issues surrounding her former Taiwan status deriving from her father's origins on the island, a former Japanese colony, refused to go away.

 

Jul 27, 2017, 16:37 PM IST
Taiwan protests against Cambodia sending Taiwanese fraud suspects to China

Taiwan protests against Cambodia sending Taiwanese fraud suspects to China

Cambodia`s head of police investigation, Uk Heisela, told Reuters in Phnom Penh that a group of 17 suspects were sent to China on Wednesday night, and another group of 14 would be sent on Saturday.

Jul 27, 2017, 11:14 AM IST

Bellicose China mounting expansionist policy: US Republican Party

"While tensions between China and Taiwan have persisted since the 1950s, China has now mounted an aggressive and expansionist policy towards other nations in the region in order to enlarge their sphere of influence," the Republican Study Committee said in its report yesterday as the House of Representatives initiated steps to pass the annual budget.

Jul 20, 2017, 14:56 PM IST
China air force says conducted 'multiple' long-range missions this week

China air force says conducted 'multiple' long-range missions this week

China`s air force said on Saturday that its fighters and bombers conducted "multiple" long-range drills far out at sea this week, including flying near Japan and self-ruled Taiwan, in what it said was a test of its ability to operate over the sea.

Jul 15, 2017, 20:22 PM IST

White House's name gaffe not helping US-China ties: Scholars

The header of the transcript issued on Saturday described Xi as president of the Republic of China, which is the formal name of the government on Taiwan that China refuses to acknowledge.

Jul 10, 2017, 14:20 PM IST
Donald Trump keeps it friendly with Xi Jinping at G20 on North Korea threat

Donald Trump keeps it friendly with Xi Jinping at G20 on North Korea threat

Trump campaigned in last year's presidential election on cracking down on China for its trade practices, but he softened his rhetoric after taking office, saying he wanted to work with China on the nuclear issue.

Jul 09, 2017, 10:40 AM IST
With an eye on China, India to host ASEAN nations for Republic Day celebrations

With an eye on China, India to host ASEAN nations for Republic Day celebrations

Some ASEAN nations are not in good terms with the 'Dragon' over territorial claims in South China Sea.

Jul 08, 2017, 12:20 PM IST

Washington approves USD1.3 bn arms sale to Taiwan

Announcement of the sale comes at a sensitive moment for the US and China, as President Trump is working to establish a partnership over trade differences and efforts to curb North Korea's nuclear weapons program.

Jun 30, 2017, 09:32 AM IST