Things to know for the NBA's annual Christmas bonanza

Christmas has arrived, which means holiday shopping lists can hopefully be put away for another year. So here's a new list: Some of the things to know on this Christmas in the NBA, w...

Taiwan’s Pingxi Lantern Festival named in Reader’s Digest’s top adventures for people under 40

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Renowned U.S. magazine, Reader's Digest published their "40 Travel Adventures You Need to Have Before You're 40" earlier this month, with Taiwan's Pi...

Taiwan color party organizer receives maximum 5 years for deadly blast

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The organizer of a color powder party which turned into a deadly inferno at a New Taipei City amusement park in 2015 received the maximum prison sentence of five years Tue...

AP Photos: Editor selections from the past week in Asia

A plan to end constitutional limits on Xi Jinping's term as China's president overshadowed this week's meeting of the country's ceremonial legislature. The annual session of the National People's Cong...

Indian Holi festival brings splash of colors to Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- This past Saturday (March 3), more than 800 people gathered in Luguanghe'an Park in New Taipei City's Yonghe District to celebrate the coming of spring with the Indian ...

Photo of the Day: The most colorful festival in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--The India Culture Committee of Taipei (ICCT) has organized the Indian spring festival HOLI consecutively in Taipei since last year like an International cultural exchange festiva...

Indian women sail into Cape Town during circumnavigation

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — An Indian navy sailboat with an all-female crew has reached South Africa as it nears the end of a circumnavigation of the globe. The INSV Tarini on Friday sailed ...

AP Photos: Joyous explosions of color for Holi festival

Millions of faces were smeared red and green, yellow and purple. Streets were splashed with colored powder. And countless water balloons burst across India and Nepal in the annual Hindu festival of Ho...

AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from the past week in Asia

Olympians and sports fans went home with medals and other souvenirs, new friends and incredible memories after the Pyeongchang Winter Games closed. The athletes who played on the joint Korean women's ...

AP PHOTOS: Colors come out as Hindus celebrate Holi festival

NEW DELHI (AP) — Winter ends, spring arrives and the colors come out. Across India and Nepal, millions of Hindus are celebrating Holi, the joyous festival of color, smearing one anot...

Best photos from the past week in Asia

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson signaled a tougher strategy toward North Korea last week, leaving open the possibility of pre-emptive military action and rejecting talks with the communist natio...

AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from the past week in Asia

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson signaled a tougher strategy toward North Korea last week, leaving open the possibility of pre-emptive military action and rejecting talks with the communist natio...

[Video] Taiwan News Weekly Roundup - March 17

Top stories this week included People show off dance moves at Indian Holi Festival; Flush used toilet paper policy to be rolled out in June; Estimated 5,000 Chinese spies in Taiwan; Taiwan anti-nuclea...

Indian Festival Holi kicks off in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Taiwan Indian Festival Committee hosted Holi Festival on Sunday at Luguanghe'an Park in celebration of spreading love as well as the beginning of spring in the Indian c...

Events and activities in Taiwan for March 9-16

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The following is a list of notable events and activities taking place in Taiwan from March 9 to March 16: Cultural events The Indian festival of Holi will be celebrated o...