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Singapore streamer stages fake egg attack in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A YouTuber from Singapore staged an incident during which a woman in Kaohsiung threw an egg at her, reports said Saturday (Feb. 24). The streamer, surnamed Cheng (鄭) bu...

Russia: Are soldiers' protesting wives a threat to Kremlin?

Protests in which the wives of Russian soldiers deployed to Ukraine lay flowers at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Moscow while calling for the return of their husbands have become a regular ocurre...

British pianist waves Taiwan flag after flap with Chinese nationalists

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A British pianist involved in a dispute with Chinese nationalists over image rights took a photo of himself holding up a Taiwan flag in a London train station and uploaded...

MrBeast adds Taiwan to China map

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The most-subscribed YouTuber in the world has drawn the ire of Taiwanese by inserting Taiwan into a map of China for the second time in five months. On Tuesday (Jan. 23...

Taiwan YouTuber Chao-ge arrested for beating Hong Kong livestreamer Toyz

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — One of Taiwan’s most famous internet celebrities, Chao-ge (超哥) from the YouTube channel Superpie, was arrested after attacking a well-known gamer from Hong Kong, kno...

YouTuber LeLe Farley attends Taiwan campaign activities

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s upcoming presidential election is drawing international attention, with a number of foreign media outlets arriving, including popular YouTubers such as LeLe...

Taiwan YouTuber draws criticism over buying property in Thailand

TAIPEI, Taiwan (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese YouTuber Alisasa (愛莉莎莎) recently shared the good news that her dream of buying a house has come true in Thailand — but there has been criticism of ...

Associated Press designates 'Mountain Road Monkey' as word for Taiwan in 2023

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In an article published Wednesday (Dec. 13), the Associated Press designated the term “Mountain Road Monkey” (山道猴子) as a phrase to represent Taiwan in 2023. ...

800 fake Facebook users amplify Taiwan election interference TikToker

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Over 800 fake Facebook accounts are disseminating content from an operation launched on TikTok and YouTube designed to influence the outcome of the 2024 Taiwanese presiden...

Godtone calls Toyz 'drug-dealing dog' on live Taipei award show

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — When it was announced that internet celebrity Chang Chia-hang (張嘉航) had received an award on Monday (Dec. 4), he called the presenter Kurtis Lau Wai-kin (劉偉健) a "drug...

Taihu Brewing founder arrested in 2nd recent high-profile marijuana case

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The founder of the popular Taiwan craft beer brand Taihu Brewing has been arrested in a case that is believed to be related to marijuana possession. Taihu founder Wu Ts...

Joeman marijuana bust 'waste of time,' says Taiwan lawyer

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — “Taiwan’s most knowledgeable cannabis lawyer” called the arrest of Taiwan YouTuber Joeman (九妹) a “waste of time” after the influencer was cau...

Taiwanese streamer Toyz demands Joeman undergo hair testing for marijuana

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Following the arrest of popular Taiwan YouTuber Joeman (九妹) for possessing marijuana, internet celebrity Toyz complained that Joeman was only subject to urine testing and ...

Joeman-branded foods yanked from Taiwan 7-Eleven amid marijuana bust

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In the wake of popular Taiwan YouTuber Joeman's (九妹) arrest for possessing marijuana, food products branded with the celebrity's name have started to be removed fr...

Top Taiwan YouTuber Joeman busted for marijuana

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — One of Taiwan's top YouTubers Joeman (九妹), influencer Lyla (蕾拉), and DJ Tang Yu (DJ湯宇) have been arrested for possessing marijuana and are facing drug charges. Afte...