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Taylor Swift's father investigated over alleged assault

An Australian photographer alleged he was assaulted by Taylor Swift's father in Sydney early on Tuesday morning after her final concert in the city, prompting a police investigation. "Police...

7-Eleven’s New ‘K-Flavour Hits’: Embark on a Tasty Journey of Korean-Inspired Ready-to-Eat Delights!

SINGAPORE - Media OutReach Newswire - 21 February 2024 - Brace your taste buds for a delicious explosion of flavours as 7-Eleven transforms into your go-to convenience store for Korean food with the ...

Sydney school, supermarket tainted with asbestos as crisis widens

SYDNEY, Feb 19 (Reuters) - Seven more public sites in Sydney, including a school, sports hub and supermarket, were exposed to asbestos, authorities said on Monday, as the contamination of the toxic ma...

When Tea Meets Alcohol: A Fascinating Combination

Alcoholic beverages and tea are both popular cross-cultural drinks. However, in contrast to the only recent rise of the private-sector beer, wine, and liquor industry in Taiwan following the abolition...

Rocker Rod Stewart cancels Taiwan concert

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Fans hoping to see rock veteran Rod Stewart live in Kaohsiung City next month will be disappointed to hear the star canceled the only gig on his latest tour slated for Tai...

Tokyo governor leaves Taiwan after visiting grave of late President Lee Teng-hui

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Tokyo Governor Koike Yuriko (小池百合子) left Taiwan after paying her respects at the grave of late President Lee Teng-hui (李登輝), reports said Thursday (Feb. 8). The preside...

Record 94,000 fans flock to Ed Sheeran concert in Kaohsiung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.K. pop star Ed Sheeran's concert on Saturday (Feb. 3) drew over 94,000 fans to Kaohsiung National Stadium, setting a new record for the arena. On Sunday (Feb. 4),...

Ed Sheeran arrives in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.K. pop star Ed Sheeran is now in Taiwan as he makes preparations for his concert scheduled for Saturday (Feb. 3). As part of his "Mathematics Tour," Sheeran...

Russian band flees to Israel amid Thai deportation threat

A Russian dissident band has flown from Thailand for Israel, after Thai authorities briefly detained them and threatened to deport them back to Moscow over working without a correct permit. The Bi-2 ...

Ed Sheeran to perform in Taiwan on Saturday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.K. pop star Ed Sheeran is slated to perform in Kaohsiung on Saturday (Feb. 3) and the Kaohsiung City Government is launching a ticket exchange discount promotion for vis...

Ed Sheeran’s Wax Figure Arrives at Madame Tussauds Singapore Ahead of His Sold-Out Mathematics Tour Concert

SINGAPORE - Media OutReach Newswire - 31 January 2024 - English singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran will have his wax figure at Madame Tussauds Singapore ahead of his Mathematics tour in the country for a l...

Taiwan's 'Culture Points' and where you can use them

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's cultural ministry started distributing "Culture Points" worth NT$1,200 (US$38) to youths from Jan. 20, though rules to counter abuse have also been ...

Chinese journalist banned from Taiwan for 5 years, mocked disabled lawyer

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Chinese journalist has been barred from entering Taiwan for five years after he breached the terms of his visa by appearing on a political talk show and drew criticism f...

‘Gaijinja’ to perform nonsense J-pop songs in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — One-man band Joshua Galyean said his stage name is a mashup of the Japanese term for foreigner “gaijin” and the derogatory term "ginger,” which refe...

Taiwan's Jay Chou attends Paris fashion show

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The “King of Mandopop” Jay Chou (周杰倫) made an appearance at the Dior Menswear Fall-Winter 2024/2025 fashion show in Paris on Friday (Jan. 19). The show mark...