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Jul 09, 2019
China demands US should 'immediately cancel' sale of arms worth $2.2 billion to Taiwan, lodges complaint through diplomatic channelsChina demanded on Tuesday that the United States "immediately cancel" a potential sale of $2.2 billion in arms to self-ruled Taiwan.
Jun 10, 2019
China-friendly mayor of Taiwan's Kaohsiung city, Han Kuo-yu, to contest country's upcoming presidential election against Terry GouHan Kuo-yu, who seized the mayoralty of southern Kaohsiung city, in Taiwan, from the ruling party in a shock victory last year, was among the five candidates announced on Monday by the Opposition Kuomintang (KMT) party for its primary election
Jan 11, 2019
Taiwan president appoints Su Tseng-chang as premier after Cabinet reshuffle over ruling DPP's performance in local pollsSu, 71, was a human rights lawyer and co-founder of the DPP during the former martial law era under the Nationalists, who shifted their government from China to Taiwan after defeat by the communists on the mainland in 1949.
Jan 05, 2019
Taiwan president Tsai Ing-wen calls for international support to defend democracy amid renewed threats from ChinaTsai’s comments came days after Chinese president Xi Jinping said nobody could change the fact that Taiwan was part of China, and that people on both sides of the Taiwan Strait should seek "reunification."
Apr 24, 2018
Taiwan will practise thwarting Chinese 'invasion' through live-fire drill in JuneTaiwan will practice thwarting a Chinese "invasion" in annual live-fire drills in June, simulating surprise coastal assaults to reflect increased military threats from Beijing, officials said on Tuesday.
Dec 27, 2017
China tells Taiwan to 'get used' to air force drills around island nation as Taipei pushes for peace with BeijingTaiwan will gradually get used to Chinese air force drills that encircle the island, China said on Wednesday, while Taiwan’s premier reiterated the self-ruled island’s desire for peaceful relations with its giant neighbour
Sep 04, 2017
Taiwan's premier Lin Chuan resigns, bilateral relationship with China under spotlightTaiwan's premier tendered his resignation on Monday, raising the possibility of changes in the island's troubled relationship with mainland China.
May 19, 2017
Mission North East: Will BJP formula of favouring dissidents repeat Assam magic in Nagaland?Is the BJP going to apply its successful Assam formula to Nagaland? That's the question that is on everyone's mind after a few veterans of Nagaland politics launched a new political party on Wednesday ahead of the next year's Assembly elections.
Nov 11, 2016
Xi Jinping calls for unity in China amid political turmoil in Hong KongXi Jinping vows to "never allow anyone, any organization, any party to split out any piece of land of China at any time and in any way."
Jun 03, 2016
Taiwan commemorates Tiananmen Square massacre in parliament for first timeTaiwan has repeatedly urged China to learn lessons from the Tiananmen crackdown on pro-democracy protesters, in which more than 1,000 were killed.