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Air India changes Taiwan’s name to ‘Chinese Taipei’ on website

A spokesperson said AI followed procedure as advised by MEA in updating airline's website with respect to changing name of Taiwan.

05 Jul 2018 2:47 PM

Air India changes Taiwan name to Chinese Taipei on website

Air India does not have flights to Chinese Taipei, it has a code share with Air China.

05 Jul 2018 12:30 PM

Taiwan Government launches startup program “Taiwan Tech Arena”

The primary initiative of this startup is for AI, Software and Semiconductor, Building tech-focus startup ecosystem.

08 Jun 2018 3:51 PM

The legend of Bose finally laid to rest?

Subhas Chandra Bose is dead. Despite books such as this, his legend goes marching on.

11 Mar 2018 12:21 AM

Dog found covered in tar and maggots, rescued

Thankfully for the pooch, it has been miraculously rescued after it was found it trapped in tar with maggots all over its body.

02 Mar 2018 4:02 PM


Taiwan to ban disposable plastic items by 2030

The island started recycling plastic and pushing to reduce single-use plastic items more than a decade ago.

23 Feb 2018 1:41 PM

Qualcomm to make first payment for violating competition law in Taiwan

Qualcomm will have to fork out for the fine totalling $23.4 billion.

30 Jan 2018 9:03 PM

Here's why man divorced his wife

Taiwanese man files for divorce arguing that his wife's reluctance to take a shower is preventing them from starting a family.

12 Jan 2018 8:25 AM

Coffee art: Taiwan barista draws pooch portraits

Chang uses brushes and colouring made of espresso, chocolate or fruit jam to illustrate the figures.

10 Nov 2017 6:01 PM

Week-long erection forces man to have penis amputated

Taiwan patient felt his manhood was ‘about to explode’, doctors discover it is cancer.

23 Oct 2017 11:52 AM


New blood and old masters keep qipao dressmaking alive

The qipao began as a long, loose dress worn by the Manchus or "Qi" people who ruled China from the 17th century to the early 1900s.

27 Sep 2017 6:00 PM

China unnerves Taiwan, Japan, says nothing will stop its long-range air force drills

The air force carried out further long-range exercises on Thursday, the ministry said late that same day.

25 Aug 2017 11:20 AM

New hope for endangered eels, Japanese summer delicacy

Demand for it helped put the creatures on the International Union of Conservation of Nature's "Red List" of endangered species in 2014.

10 Aug 2017 7:52 PM

Taiwan's HTC says virtual reality headset will be compatible with Apple's new OS

HTC's Vive headset works in conjunction with Valve's SteamVR virtual reality system.

06 Jun 2017 8:53 PM

70 years after Taiwan massacre, victims demand justice

Taiwan’s current government under President Tsai Ing-wen’s Democratic Progressive Party has promised to investigate the purges.

27 Feb 2017 1:33 AM


India must follow 'one-China policy': China objects to Taiwan delegation's visit

Beijing is opposed to any official contacts between Taiwan and other countries with whom China has diplomatic relations.

15 Feb 2017 4:45 PM

Taiwan lantern makers go green for festival of lights

Lantern-maker Lin Chow-chin is part of a growing movement on the island to make the celebrations greener, creating sustainable lights.

12 Feb 2017 12:00 PM

Trump sends letter of thanks to China's Xi Jinping

Just after he won the November election, Trump provoked Beijing's ire by accepting a congratulatory call from Taiwan's President Tsai.

09 Feb 2017 10:51 AM

Taiwan bans euthanasia of stray animals

The law came into effect Saturday, two years after it was passed by parliament -- a period meant to prepare shelters for the ban.

05 Feb 2017 4:06 PM

Taiwan monitors China aircraft carrier, warships

Chinese media has reported that the aircraft carrier was headed for the Pacific on exercise for the first time.

27 Dec 2016 2:57 AM