Taiwan's New Party suggests caning to stop cyber bullying

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A New Party candidate said at a press conference on Friday (Dec. 6) that the party would table an anti-cyberbullying bill if the party successfully secured a legislative s...

Terry Gou sues Taiwan Facebook user for defamation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The founder and former CEO of Taiwan's Foxconn Technology, Terry Gou (郭台銘), filed a lawsuit against a Facebook user surnamed Li (李) Tuesday morning (Nov. 5) after Li a...

Student drops Wuhan plans after Chinese netizens label him 'Japan-lover, Taiwan separatist'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After being bullied online by Chinese netizens for being a "Japan lover" and "Taiwanese separatist," news has surfaced today (July 12) that a Taiwanese coll...

Amid online threats, Kaohsiung Mayor Han's daughter jets to Canada for studies

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After apparently suffering threats online, Kaohsiung Mayor Han Kuo-yu's (韓國瑜) eldest daughter, Han Bing (韓冰), made a low-profile flight to Canada to complete her college st...

Taiwan cannot be beaten by fake news and cyberbullying: President

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) called the people of Taiwan to take part in the upcoming local elections on Nov. 24 and to vote to defend democracy. Tsai said Taiwa...

Melania Trump shows independence at key moments

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. (AP) — A deliberately crafted statement. A conspicuous fashion choice. A sudden silence or withdrawal from the public eye. First lady Melania Trump's move to distan...

Amid James flap, Melania Trump again charts her own course

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. (AP) — A deliberately crafted statement. A conspicuous fashion choice. A sudden silence or withdrawal from the public eye. First lady Melania Trump's move to distan...

The Latest: Trump plays supportive spouse at Melania event

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on first lady Melania Trump (all times local): 3:45 p.m. President Donald Trump is playing the supportive spouse as Melania Trump unvei...

Tough road for Iraq's female candidates in May 12 elections

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi women running for parliament this month are undaunted, despite many challenges they face ahead of the May 12 elections — including unprecedented smear campaigns complete with sex ...

Wonder Woman supports Sri Lankan women targeted by cyber-bullies

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Israeli actress Gal Gadot has jumped to the rescue of two young women in Sri Lanka who became the target of cyber-bullying after they dressed up as her character in this y...

The Latest: Restraining order issued against Rob Kardashian

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on a temporary restraining order court hearing in an ongoing dispute between reality star Rob Kardashian and his ex-fiancee Blac Chyna (all times local): ...

Rob Kardashian's ex-fiancee arrives at court for hearing

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rob Kardashian's former fiancée Blac Chyna has arrived at a Los Angeles courthouse to seek a restraining order against the reality television star. Chyna and her a...

Craigslist founder donates $500K to curb Wikipedia trolls

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Craigslist founder Craig Newmark is donating $500,000 to help curb harassment on Wikipedia. The Wikimedia Foundation announced Thursday that money from the Craig...

Families, friends remember actress at funeral

Taipei, Aug. 4 (CNA) Families and friends gathered at a funeral in Taipei on Tuesday to say farewell to actress Yang Ke-han, who committed suicide in July after battling depression. The 27-...

R.I.P. Cindy Yang

Model and actress Peng Hsin-yi, better known by her stage name of Cindy Yang, was memorialized and cremated April 25 in Taichung after committing suicide by inhaling helium. Only 24, she had suffered ...