Videos show men in white shirts beating Hong Kong protestors

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Multiple videos have surfaced showing men dressed in white shirts beating Hong Kong protestors and passersby on Sunday (July 21), resulting in dozens of injuries. On Sunday,...

Disappearance of gay-themed airline ad causes uproar in Hong Kong

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Just days after Taiwan became the first country in Asia to legalize same-sex marriage, a furor erupted in Hong Kong about an apparent ban on a gay-themed image in a massiv...

Hong Kong subway partly suspended after overnight crash

HONG KONG (AP) — Service has been suspended on part of one of Hong Kong's main subway lines after an overnight crash during equipment testing. Hong Kong media reports say the driver ...

2 Hong Kong MTR trains collide, both drivers hospitalized

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Two Hong Kong Mass Transit Railway (MTR) trains collided this morning during a trial, leaving both drivers hospitalized and a section of the Tsuen Wan line shut down, reported ...

Hong Kong opens high-speed rail link with China

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong on Saturday opened a new high-speed rail link to inland China that will vastly decrease travel times but also raises concerns about Beijing's creeping influence ov...

Typhoon Hato kills 10

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Typhoon Hato has claimed the lives of at least 10 people since hitting Macau and southern China on Wednesday. At midday on Wednesday, the typhoon had reached maximum sustai...

Hong Kong braces for Tyhoon Hato

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Hong Kong Observatory has issued a No. 10 typhoon signal, the highest in Hong Kong's storm warning system, as Typhoon Hato moves ominously closer to the city. The O...