Taiwan aborigines' message to Xi: 'Taiwan is not part of China'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In response to Chinese President Xi Jinping's speech mentioning the "1992 consensus" and "one China principle" given last week, the representatives of T...

Preview of Taipei 101 New Year's Eve light show released

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As the clock ticks down to midnight to ring in 2019, Taipei 101 will not only present a spectacular fireworks show, but will also include a more ambitious light display this ye...

Red Sox 'Tzunami' becomes 2nd Taiwanese player to win World Series ring

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- With the Boston Red Sox beating the Los Angeles Dodgers in 5 to 1 to win the World Series yesterday (Oct. 28), Red Sox player Lin Tzu-Wei (林子偉) has become the second Taiwa...

Model mother in eastern Taiwan looks for the long-haired female teacher who came to her store to buy shoes for students

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—A model mother in eastern Taiwan said during a public event to honor model mothers on May 11 that she has been looking for a long-haired female teacher who came with two chi...

Photo of the Day: Shadow of warrior on Qilai Mountain

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Landscape photographer Hiroshi Chang (張君宏) on Monday (Jan. 22) posted a spectacular and haunting image of what appears to be the silhouette of a massive Taiwanese aborigin...

BC-AS--Asian News Digest, AS

CHINA-NORTH KOREA — China dispatched its highest-level envoy to North Korea in two years in a bid to improve chilly relations after President Donald Trump last week urged Beijing to pressure Pyongyang...

Oldest Australian human returned to 42,000-year-old grave

LAKE MUNGO, Australia (AP) — The oldest human remains found in Australia have been returned to the Outback desert that he roamed some 42,000 years ago in a ceremony celebrated by traditional owners. ...

Photo of the Day: 'Alifu, the Prince/ss' rocks red carpet at Tokyo Film Festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The star of the Taiwanese film "Alifu, the Prince/ss," Paiwan aboriginal singer and actor Utjung Tjakivalid (舞炯恩, 加以法利得), wowed the crowd decked out as...

Photo of the Day: Facial tattoos of Atayal women

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Young indigenous women from the Atayal (泰雅) tribe are pictured wearing temporary tattoos reminiscent of traditional markings distinctive to their tribe at Taiwan's&nbs...

Taiwanese designer showcases fashion inspired by 100 pacer viper

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwanese indigenous fashion designer Sabra Andre (沙布喇.安德烈) stole the show at Vancouver Fashion Week with her cutting edge designs inspired by the 100 pacer viper, a sacre...

Amis tribe celebrates harvest festival in New Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Members of the Kinanoka (僅那鹿角) branch of the Amis (阿美族) Taiwanese aborigine tribe held a gathering in New Taipei's Shulin District to give those who missed out on...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Friday, Sept. 15, the 258th day of 2017. There are 107 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On September...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Friday, Sept. 15, the 258th day of 2017. There are 107 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On September...

'White Wolf' claims Taiwanese aborigines are Chinese and Confucian

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Chang An-lo (張安樂), the leader of a small pro-unification party who is better known as "White Wolf" (白狼), a nickname from his days as a top figure in Taiwan&rsquo...

18 ways to be Taiwanese: Video

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- On Aug. 18, the Taiwan-based YouTube channel Haomao Productions posted a video titled "How to be Taiwanese," a comical list of stereotypes about the cultural eccentri...