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...

Timeline of the Chou Tzu-yu flag controversy

Jan. 8 In a series of posts on his Sina Weibo microblog, Huang An (黃安), a 53-year-old singer born in Taiwan and based in China, accuses 16-year-old Chou Tzu-yu (周子瑜), better known as Tzuyu, the onl...

Teenage star does not need to apologize over ROC flag controversy: Ma

A video clip released late Friday that showed Tzuyu (or Chou Tzuyu, 周子瑜), the only Taiwanese member of South Korean girl group Twice, apologizing over her use of a Republic of China (Taiwan) flag on a...

France's rep office sets up online condolence book for Paris victims

Taipei, Nov. 14 (CNA) France's representative office in Taiwan established an online condolence book Saturday, through which people can express messages of sympathy for the dead in a series of terro...