British MP in Taiwan to lobby against death penalty

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – British Labour politician Keir Starmer will be in Taiwan this week to lobby the Taiwanese government to consider a renewed moratorium against the death penalty, and its fu...

Tsai administration criticized for Taiwan's 1st execution since 2016

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Following the execution of Lee Hung-chi (李宏基), 39, who was shot Friday afternoon in accordance with the death penalty handed down in his case, several groups have criticized th...

Pakistan hangs 465 people since 2014

NEW DELHI (Taiwan News) -- Even though the death penalty has failed to curb crime, including terrorism, it is exceedingly used as a political tool, sometimes even as a jail overcrowding solution in Pa...