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Blogger HandKevinSome dies in eastern Taiwan train derailment

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A young blogger on Monday (April 5) was confirmed to be among those who perished in the deadly train derailment that took place at the start of the Tomb Sweeping Festival ...

Premier comments on Taiwan celebrities appearing in China propaganda video

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese Premier Su Tseng-chang (蘇貞昌) on Friday (March 26) commented on some Taiwanese celebrities' support for a Chinese propaganda video. Taiwanese actresses Nan...

Taiwan actors under fire for joining Chinese boycott against global brands

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Several Taiwanese actors have joined China's boycott campaign against global apparel makers for their allegations of forced labor in Xinjiang. Anger with Western fa...

Taiwanese food show features Hong Kong actor

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A new Taiwanese food program called "Friends by Food Truck" began shooting Saturday (Nov. 28). The show is hosted by Wong Chau-sang (黃秋生), with Taiwanese cele...

Taiwan could fine Ou-yang NT$500,000 for singing at China National Day

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In response to advertisements in China trumpeting that Taiwanese singers, including Nana Ou-yang (歐陽娜娜) will be performing on a TV special marking the communist regime'...

Free memorial concert for Alien Huang slated for Oct. 6 in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A free memorial concert for Taiwanese entertainer Alien Huang (黃鴻升), who died suddenly at the age of 36 last week from aortic dissection, will be held in Taipei on Oct. 6....

Taiwanese entertainer Alien Huang died from aortic dissection

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The preliminary results of an autopsy carried out on Alien Huang (黃鴻升) revealed the late Taiwanese entertainer appeared to have died as the result of aortic dissection and...

Autopsy finds Taiwanese entertainer Alien Huang had heart condition

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The preliminary results of an autopsy carried out on Alien Huang (黃鴻升) revealed the late Taiwanese entertainer appeared to suffer from cardiovascular disease and may have ...

Taiwanese entertainer Alien Huang dies at age 36

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese celebrity Alien Huang (黃鴻升) died suddenly of unknown causes at the age of 36 on Wednesday (Sept. 16). At 11 a.m. on Wednesday morning, the Taipei Fire Departm...

Photo of the Day: Taiwan vs. Hong Kong

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Cartoonist Hong Kong Guy on Sunday (Aug. 16) posted this humorous comparison of the political realities in Taiwan and Hong Kong. In a comic strip titled "Taiwan vs...

Taiwanese stars A-mei, Jolin Tsai react to passage of same-sex marriage law

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Top Taiwanese entertainers, including A-mei (張惠妹) and Jolin Tsai (蔡依林), have reacted with joy on social media in response to today's (May 17) passage of Taiwan's same-s...

Taiwan TV star Jacky Wu apologizes for bomb threat, says son will step down from entertainment

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- At a press conference yesterday (Aug. 20), TV variety show host Jacky Wu (吳宗憲) apologized for a bomb threat on Taipei City Hall posted by his son Rick Wu (吳睿軒) and his father s...

Taiwan terrorism suspect skips his trial date, soon to return to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Rumors have been confirmed that An Tso “Edward” Sun (孫安佐), an accused terrorist, has given up the right to attend his arraignment today, the second time he has...

Parents of Taiwanese arrested for terrorist threat arrive in U.S.

New York (CNA) - The parents of a Taiwanese student who was arrested in the United States on Wednesday for making a terrorist threat arrived in New York late Friday en route to Pennsylvania where thei...