Prose is crisp, compelling in 'Agent Running in the Field'

"Agent Running in the Field: a Novel," Viking, by John le Carre With his 25th novel, "Agent Running in the Field," John le Carre drops the reader into the current moment of Brexit an...

Taiwan's world No. 1 retains badminton title in Denmark

World No. 1 womens' singles badminton player Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎) of Taiwan defended her title at the Denmark Open Sunday, defeating her Japanese opponent in straight games. Fourth-seeded Tai def...

Taiwan's world No. 1 retains badminton title in Denmark

World No. 1 womens' singles badminton player Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎) of Taiwan defended her title at the Denmark Open Sunday, defeating her Japanese opponent in straight games. Fourth-seeded Tai def...

Taiwanese badminton aces reach second round in Denmark Open

Taiwan's top badminton players Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎) and Chou Tien-chen (周天成) cruised past their opponents to advance into the second round of the singles tournaments at the Denmark Open in Odense We...

Taiwan's Chou into finals in Korea badminton tourney

Taiwan's Chou Tien-chen (周天成) defeated compatriot Wang Tzu-wei (王子維) Saturday to advance to the finals of the men's singles at the Korea Open 2019 badminton tournament in Incheon. The secon...

President Tsai receives outstanding young adults

President Tsai Ing-wen received the winners of this year’s 10 Outstanding Young Persons Awards at the Presidential Office Sept. 23 in Taipei City, describing them as an inspiration to all. Th...

Taiwan's Tai Tzu-ying fails to take title in BWF China Open

Taiwanese badminton ace Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎) lost in the women's singles final at the 2019 BWF China Open Sunday, failing to win the title but recording her best ever performance in the tournament. ...

Taiwan's Tai reaches final of China Open badminton championship

Taiwanese badminton star Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎) had to dig deep after dropping the first game to win her semifinal match at the China Open on Saturday. The sixth-seed got off to a slow start, falling b...

Taiwan's Tai reaches quarterfinals of Badminton China Open

Taiwan badminton star Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎) defeated Japan's Aya Ohori to advance to the quarterfinals of the women's singles at the 2019 China Open on Thursday. Tai, ranked world No. 4 and se...

Chou wins men's singles title at Taipei badminton tourney

Home favorite Chou Tien-chen (周天成) clinched the men's singles title at the Yonex Chinese Taipei Open 2019 after a comfortable victory over his South Korean opponent in the final in Taiwan's ca...

Taiwan's Chou advances to finals in Taipei badminton tourney

Taiwan's world badminton No. 2 Chou Tien-chen (周天成) advanced to the finals of the Yonex Chinese Taipei Open 2019 after winning his semi-final match in the men's singles on Saturday. The top...

Taiwan's Chou, Tai advance in BWF World Championships

Taipei (CNA) Two of Taiwan's top badminton players, Chou Tien-chen (周天成) and Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎), on Wednesday advanced to the third round of the BWF World Championships in Switzerland, after easil...

Taiwanese badminton ace wins second title at Thailand Open

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan's top male badminton player, Chou Tien-chen (周天成), defeated his Hong Kong opponent to win his second title this season at the 2019 Thailand Open in Bangkok on Sunday...

Taiwan’s Wang Tzu-wei upsets China’s Olympic champion

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s Wang Tzu-wei (王子維) upset China’s Rio de Janeiro Olympic gold medal-winner Chen Long (諶龍) in two sets at the Thailand Open on Wednesday (July 31), the ...

Taiwan's Chou Tien-chen wins men's singles title at Indonesia Open

World No. 3 badminton player Chou Tien-chen (周天成) clinched the men's singles title at the Indonesia Open in Jakarta on Sunday, becoming the first Taiwanese to do so. In a match that lasted only...