Taipei Jewish Center responds to controversy over Nazi flags in betel nut shop

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In response to the controversy over photos posted of Nazi flags hung in a betel nut shop in Taipei City, The Chabad Taipei Jewish Center today issued a statement calling for th...

American man draws flak over photo of Nazi flags in Taipei betel nut shop

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After an American photographer expressed his outrage on Instagram on Sunday (Jan. 6) over Nazi flags posted in betel nut shop in Taipei, he faced such a backlash from Taiwanese...

Nazi swastika flag spotted on car in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- An American student spotted the Nazi swastika flag on the license place of a car parked in Taipei's Neihu District yesterday morning (Nov. 22). The 23-year-old student, ...

Taiwan hair salon covers up 'Nazi swastikas' after people defecate in front of shop

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The owner of a hair salon in northern Taiwan's Hsinchu City has finally decided to cover up signs which had featured a logo strikingly similar to the Nazi swastika, af...

German Institute in Taipei calls for hair salon owner to take down 'Nazi swastikas'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In response to news reports that a hair salon in Hsinchu is using a logo that resembles a Nazi swastika and after repeated private requests to take the symbols down, the G...

Northern Taiwan hair salon refuses to remove 'Nazi swastikas' from entrance

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The German Institute in Taipei (GIT), Germany's de facto embassy in Taiwan, has requested a Taiwanese hair salon remove symbols from its entrance that resemble Nazi swastik...

4 Palestinians killed by Israeli fire in Gaza border protest

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Gunfire from Israeli soldiers across a border fence killed four Palestinians, including a 15-year-old boy, and wounded more than 150 others, health officials said, as seve...

German aid group probes alleged anti-Semitic posts by staff

BERLIN (AP) — A German aid organization says it is investigating alleged anti-Semitic comments posted on social media by some of its staff. The GIZ, whose main client is the German g...

Buddhist temple in Taiwan's Penghu accidentally installs 'Nazi' swastika

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A photo surfaced on Sunday (March 18) on a Taiwanese Facebook page showing a newly renovated Buddhist temple in Penghu with one of its Swastikas turned to the right, similar to...

German town votes to keep church bell dedicated to Hitler

BERLIN (AP) — A small town in southwestern Germany has decided to keep a church bell dedicated to Adolf Hitler ringing, but as a memorial to spark dialogue about violence and injustice. ...

Taiwanese YouTuber apologizes for blackface and Nazi uniform

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A Taiwanese YouTuber, publicly apologized on Monday (Jan. 8) on Facebook after being criticized by a British vlogger based in Taiwan for videos of him in blackfa...

Bannon faults George W. Bush for 'destructive' presidency

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Former White House adviser Steve Bannon depicted former President George W. Bush as bumbling and inept, faulting him for presiding over a "destructive" presidency during his tim...

The Latest: Bannon bashes GW Bush at California GOP meeting

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on Steve Bannon speaking to California Republicans (all times local): 9 p.m. Former White House adviser Steve Bannon says there has no...

Bannon brings message of Republican revolt to California

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Former White House adviser Steve Bannon wants to oust Republican senators he feels are disloyal to President Donald Trump. But in California on Friday, he's in a state that Trump lo...

After public furor, store owner takes down Nazi stickers from shelves

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After much furor erupted on social media when images of Nazi swastika flags for sale in a store in the Hsinchu County town of Zhubei (竹北), and after a complaint by the rep...