Photo of the Day: Filipino journalist gives the finger to China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Waldy Carbonell, a Filipino journalist and political commentator, burned the flag of China and gave the finger to the Chinese embassy in Manila today (July 1) to protest Beijin...

Fishing boats to sail to Taiping to protect fishing rights

Pingtung County fishermen said on Monday that they plan to summon more than 10 fishing boats at the Yen-Pu fishing port and set sail for Taiping Island on July 20 to protect their fishing rights and p...

Philippine leader questions intent of China ships

NEW YORK (AP) -- Philippine President Benigno Aquino III said Tuesday his nation will stick up for its territorial rights in the disputed South China Sea and voiced concern that a recent mission by tw...