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Lyon: Australia's world's best attack has plans for India

ADELAIDE, Australia (AP) — Nathan Lyon believes the Australian bowling attack is older, wiser and better than it was two years ago when India won a test series Down Under for the first time. ...

India wins toss, bats in day-night tour match vs Australia A

SYDNEY (AP) — With India captain Virat Kohli sitting out the day-night tour match against Australia A, stand-in skipper Ajinkya Rahane won the toss Friday and elected to bat first at the Sydney Cricke...

Evening visits to central Taiwan mansion hark back to Qing Dynasty

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Since the Wufeng Lin Family Mansion and Garden began holding evening tours in April, scenes of tourists donning old-timey garments and sipping tea while watching performan...

Alishan movie a hit at Japan’s tourism film festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A film promoting the scenic attraction of Taiwan’s Alishan has claimed the “Best East Asia Film” at the 2020 Japan World's Tourism Film Festival. ...

Taste of the Tour: Hunting with dogs for 'Black Diamonds'

CESTAYROLS, France (AP) — When he got the call that Monsieur le Directeur of the Tour de France and friends would be dining in his restaurant and would it be possible, please, to serve them truffles, ...

Taiwan president meets in NY with permanent reps of allies to UN for first time ever

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen made history on Thursday (July 11) by being the first Taiwanese president to meet with permanent representatives to the United Nations of the coun...

Yehliu Geopark hosts colorful night tours and concert in April

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Yehliu Geopark (野柳地質公園) in Wanli District (萬里區), New Taipei City, will have a very different look at night in April as the park’s trademark Queen’s Head and ot...

2 French police officers convicted in tourist's gang rape

PARIS (AP) — The Paris public prosecutor's office says two French policemen have been convicted of gang rape in a jury trial from a Canadian tourist's report of being assaulted at the French capital's...

2 French policemen go on trial accused of raping tourist

PARIS (AP) — Two anti-gang French policemen are going on trial on charges of gang-raping a Canadian tourist at Paris police headquarters. The officers, both members of the BRI force,...

Films, exhibits, tours to put spotlight on homeless in Taipei this October

Taipei (Taiwan News) - Taiwan's wealth gap has been widening over the past decade. As more glittering high-end shopping malls have been erected in eastern Taipei to woo the super rich, some people...

Taiwan’s Tourism Bureau pitches camping & running combo in Lo Shan organic village

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—If you haven’t planned out your Mid-Autumn Festival activities, the two-day (Sep. 22 & Sep. 23) running and camping combo the East Rift Valley National Scenic Area...

After summit, North Korea shows Trump in new light

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Koreans are getting a new look at U.S. President Donald Trump now that his summit with leader Kim Jong Un is over and it's a far cry from the "dotard" label their g...

AP Analysis: Kim Jong Un flies home with lots to brag about

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — All North Korean leader Kim Jong Un really needed from his unprecedented summit with U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday was to keep his nuclear arsenal intact f...

Trump, Kim shake hands to open momentous summit

SINGAPORE (AP) — With a handshake, President Donald Trump and North Korea's Kim Jong Un kicked off a momentous summit Tuesday, creating an indelible image of two unorthodox leaders as they b...

Kim takes night tour of Singapore ahead of summit with Trump

SINGAPORE (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un left his luxurious hotel for a late-night city tour of Singapore on Monday, just hours ahead of his historic summit with U.S. President Donald Trump. ...