Taiwan sends team of medical experts to eSwatini to provide free care

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A 24 person team of medical professionals has arrived in the African Kingdom of eSwatini to provide free medical services for those in need. Over the coming weeks, the ...

Royals' roles in politics vary, but few join electoral fray

BANGKOK (AP) — The selection of the elder sister of Thailand's king as a political party nominee for prime minister has upended a tradition of the palace playing no public role in politics. Most but n...

Ping-pong diplomacy: volunteer finds inspiration in St. Lucia

Award-winning Taiwanese novelist William Lien (連明偉) has always had an eye for overseas adventure, performing his military service by teaching Chinese in the Philippines and working odd jobs in Canada ...

Basking in an Oscar nod, Richard E. Grant recalls 'Withnail'

NEW YORK (AP) — Richard E. Grant braved a paralyzingly cold night on Thursday to attend a screening of "Withnail & I," his cultishly adored film debut, in the midst of a whirlwind and much-enjoyed...

Macedonia's name change - what does the country have to do?

SKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) — Macedonia is changing its name to North Macedonia in return for Greece dropping its objections to its northern neighbor joining NATO to settle a nearly three-decade dispute. B...

Taiwan negotiating with eSwatini to extradite Taiwanese rhino poachers

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Taiwanese Embassy in eSwatini is reportedly in talks with the kingdom over the transfer of two Taiwanese rhino poachers who were arrested in 2017 in the African nation...

Photo of the Day: First Taiwatini Regiment in Eswatini

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan's Ambassador led other Taiwanese embassy staff and officials in serving with the country's new Taiwanti Regiment as part of the Kingdom of Eswatini's annual ...

First hair and beauty expo for black/brown women in Taipei invites locals and foreigners

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In order to cope with difficulty in finding proper hair and skin care resources for the community of black and brown women in Taipei City, two international students host ...

Survey indicates 67% of Taiwanese youth considering studying or working in SE Asia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — King Car Cultural & Education Foundation recently conducted a survey that found 67 percent of young Taiwanese are willing to consider studying or working in Southeast ...

Sadio Mane breaks bone in hand, out of Senegal qualifier

KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — Sadio Mane has broken a bone in his left hand while away with Senegal for African Cup of Nations qualifiers and won't play against Sudan on Tuesday. Senegal te...

Salah scores for Egypt, gets injured in African qualifying

Subdued so far this season for Liverpool, Mohamed Salah keeps on scoring for Egypt. He also got injured playing for his country on Friday. Salah scored a record-breaking goal direct ...

Mohamed Salah leaves Egypt match with an injury

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's assistant coach says Mohamed Salah's injury "doesn't look serious" after the Liverpool forward limped off late in an African Cup of Nations qualifier against Swaziland. ...

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Sierra Leone suspended as 7 days of African qualifiers start

Sierra Leone's two matches with Ghana in African Cup of Nations qualifying have been canceled and it's unclear if they will be re-scheduled, leaving one of the groups in disarray. Th...