6.1 quake causes light damage in Taiwan capital, east coast

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Thu, 18 Apr 2019 09:22:23 +0000

TAIPEI, Taiwan – A strong earthquake rattled eastern Taiwan early Thursday afternoon, causing scattered light damage in the capital and the eastern coast region.

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Strong 6.1 magnitude quake hits east Taiwan, rattles buildings in capital

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Thu, 18 Apr 2019 06:20:35 +0000

A strong 6.1 magnitude quake struck Taiwan’s east coast Thursday afternoon, the island’s Central Weather Bureau said.

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Taiwan president denounces Chinese military ‘coercion’

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Tue, 16 Apr 2019 12:08:46 +0000

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TAIPEI, Taiwan  – Chinese attempts at military coercion only strengthen Taiwan’s resolve to defend itself, the president of the self-governing island republic said Tuesday.

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Taiwan’s Foxconn chief hints at presidential run

Credit to Author: eestopace| Date: Tue, 16 Apr 2019 06:35:42 +0000

Taiwan's Foxconn chief hints at presidential run

Tech giant Foxconn’s boss Terry Gou hinted Tuesday that he is considering running for president of Taiwan in elections early next year. 

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4 bees found in woman’s eye feed on her tears to live

Credit to Author: khallare| Date: Thu, 11 Apr 2019 07:52:48 +0000

4 bees found in woman's eye feed on her tears to live

A woman in Taiwan found out that she became part of a rare case—as she had four bees under her eye, which have been feeding on her tears to survive. The woman, only identified by her last name as He, said she visited Fooyin University Hospital in the county of Pingtung to have her eye […]

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China fighter jets cross line; Taiwan blasts ‘reckless’ incursion

Credit to Author: cbibe| Date: Sun, 31 Mar 2019 23:46:18 +0000

China fighter jets cross line; Taiwan blasts ‘reckless’ incursion

Taipei hit out at China for a “reckless and provocative” incursion by two fighter jets across a line dividing the Taiwan Strait.

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China protests Taiwan leader’s US transit

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Thu, 21 Mar 2019 09:57:06 +0000

BEIJING, China  – China on Thursday protested Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen’s stopover in the United States after a visit to three Pacific nations, calling on Washington to block her transit.

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Premier: China will offer Taiwan ‘preferential policies’

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Fri, 15 Mar 2019 09:59:54 +0000

Premier: China will offer Taiwan 'preferential policies'

BEIJING — China will introduce more “preferential policies” for Taiwan so the self-governed island’s residents can enjoy the same treatment as mainland Chinese citizens, Premier Li Keqiang said Friday.

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