Taiwan President pays respects at Martyrs’ Shrine

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) visited the Martyrs’ Shrine in Taipei City Friday to pay her respects to past martyrs and heroes. She read a message mentioning the “...

Photo of the Day: Soldiers guarding Martyrs' Shrine despite flooding

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A photo of two soldiers guarding the National Revolutionary Martyrs' Shrine, despite a flood from the pouring rain, posted by Breaking News Commune (爆料公社) user Wang Chih-hu...

President pays tribute to ROC founding father, amid protests

Newly inaugurated President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) led senior officials Monday in paying tribute to Sun Yat-sen, the founding father of the Republic of China, as well as those who have died courageously f...

President to pay tribute to founding father; move opposed

Taipei, May 22 (CNA) Newly inaugurated President Tsai Ing-wen will lead senior officials Monday in paying tribute to Dr. Sun Yat-sen, founding father of the Republic of China, and others at the Martyr...

Defense Ministry's latest film tells story of fallen AT-3 pilot

"Eject! Eject!" a woman shouts and wakes up from a nightmare. She is the lead in a short film produced by the Ministry of National Defense, adapted from the story of a fallen AT-3 pilot who died in a ...

Nine South Korean tourists injured in traffic accident

Nine South Korean tourists were injured when their van was hit by a car and overturned in Taipei, police said Monday. Firefighters said they received reports around 3 p.m. of a traffic ac...

Descendants of Second Sino-Japanese War heroes to visit Taiwan

Taipei, Oct. 30 (CNA) Descendants of Chinese expatriates who helped transport supplies to China through the Burma Road, an important wartime transportation route during the Second Sino-Japanese War...