Pro-Beijing party may be infiltrating temples in Taiwan: report

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A pro-Beijing political party in Taiwan is reportedly exerting a strong influence on dozens of temples across the island, sparking fears that religious communities are bei...

Taiwan Presidential Election 2020: Tidbits from Aug. 1 to 25, 2019

Taiwan Presidential Election 2020: Tidbits from Aug. 1 to 25 Last updated: (GMT+8) 01:15 Aug. 30, 2019 Election Tidbits about Tsai Ing-wen, Han Kuo-yu, Ko Wen-je, and Terry Gou **Continuously u...

Pro-China political party backs KMT's Han for Taiwan president

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A political party that promotes Taiwan’s unification with China has expressed its support for Kuomintang presidential candidate Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) in the key election ...

Group propagating military annexation by China expected in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Following the expulsion of sociologist Li Yi (李毅), another group of academics propagating the military takeover of Taiwan by China was expected to try and visit the island befor...

Taiwanese entertainer grounded for assaulting Cultural Minister

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Entertainer Cheng Hui-chung (鄭惠中) is prohibited from leaving the country after a round of questionings at the Taipei District Prosecutors Office, following her assault on a top ...

Taiwan raid targets White Wolf for funding from China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Investigators raided the home of former gang leader Chang An-lo (張安樂), also known as the “White Wolf,” and the offices of his China Unification Promotion Party (CUPP...

'White Wolf' presents Mayor's Award at Taipei elementary graduation ceremony, causes outrage

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The well-known and controversial figure of the “White Wolf” (白狼), a notorious gangster turned pro-China politician is grabbing headlines for his involvement in...

Bamboo Gang granted Abu Sayyaf a 'franchise': Duterte

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte in a speech on Thursday claimed that United Bamboo Gang (Bamboo Union, 竹聯幫), Taiwan's largest Triad has granted the Philippine Jihadist...

Taiwan premier promises tough action against gangsters

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Premier William Lai (賴清德) promised tough action against gangsters Tuesday amid reports that the new national police chief was being intimidated in the wake of an attack by...

Son of 'White Wolf' questioned by police over Sing China assaults

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The son of Chang An-lo (張安樂), also known as "White Wolf" (白狼), a former gangster and a leader of the Chinese Unity Promotion Party (中華統一促進黨), was questioned by police...

'White Wolf' claims Taiwanese aborigines are Chinese and Confucian

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Chang An-lo (張安樂), the leader of a small pro-unification party who is better known as "White Wolf" (白狼), a nickname from his days as a top figure in Taiwan’s or...

Clashes erupt outside KMT

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – At least one car of a leading Kuomintang figure was damaged by protesters Wednesday after the party decided it would move to replace its presidential candidate, Hung Hsiu-chu, w...