Confronting Memories - An Interview With Wang Ding-Yeh

Flo Simpson | Posted 18.05.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Flo Simpson

Confronting Memories is a solo exhibition by Wang Ding-Yeh that is currently being staged at VT Artsalon in Taipei, the city in which Wang was born.

Taiwan Bans Sale Of Cat And Dog Meat And Doubles Animal Cruelty Penalties

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 12.04.2017 | UK

Taiwan has become the first Asian country to ban the sale and consumption of cat and dog meat. The country has also doubled the penalty for animal cru...

Diplomatic Row Erupts As China Lodges Protest Over Trump's Taiwan Call

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 03.12.2016 | UK

A diplomatic row erupted on Saturday after US President-Elect Donald Trump spoke by phone with President Tsai Ing-wen of Taiwan, prompting an official...

Drone Footage Shows Devastation Wrought By Taiwan Earthquake

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 06.02.2016 | UK
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Drone footage showing the devastation wrought by an earthquake in Taiwan on Friday has been released, as rescuers continue to search for survivors in ...

Hundreds Feared Trapped After Taiwan Earthquake

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 06.02.2016 | UK

Scores of people are feared dead after an earthquake hit Taiwan on Saturday. The 6.4-magnitude quake toppled a 17-storey building in the south of the ...

Why These Countries Introduced Women-Only Transport

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 26.08.2015 | UK

Jeremy Corbyn's idea of providing train carriages for women may have been condemned by his Labour leadership opponents but other countries have run ex...

Oops - Boy Trips In Gallery Punching Hole In £1 Million Painting

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 25.08.2015 | UK

A Taiwanese boy has "punched a hole" in a $1.5m painting after falling into it during an art exhibition in the country. The boy, thought to be 12-y...

Curriculum Crisis in Taiwan Highlights Country's Generational Divides Once More

David Spencer | Posted 10.08.2016 | UK
David Spencer

It is just a couple of weeks ago that Taiwan was making news around the world for all the right reasons after both the major political parties, the ruling Kuomintang (KMT) and the opposition Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) nominated female candidates for next year's Presidential elections.

Typhoon Soudelor Slams Into China With 100mph Winds And Torrential Rain

The Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 08.08.2015 | UK

China is enduring torrential rains and winds of 100mph after a powerful typhoon hit the southeast mainland on Saturday. Typhoon Soudelor had earli...

Taiwan Joins the #BeCrueltyFree Movement With Bill to Ban Cosmetics Animal Testing

Troy Seidle | Posted 17.06.2015 | UK
Troy Seidle

It's clear to see that our #BeCrueltyFree campaign is a powerful force to be reckoned with on behalf of animals in laboratories. I hope that we will soon be able to add a Taiwanese ban on cosmetics cruelty to that list!

This Is The Best Whisky In The World (And It's Not From Scotland)

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 23.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

When you think of great whisky, what instantly springs to mind? We'd wager you weren't thinking about Taiwan. But, funnily enough, this cheeky litt...

Tired Of The Lift? This Slide Is Much More Fun

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 11.03.2015 | UK Tech

The RedDot Hotel In Taiwan might be one of the trendier hotels in the world, but that doesn't mean it isn't above having a bit of fun. At the entir...

Five Countries You Should Visit in 2015

Claire Michael | Posted 29.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Claire Michael

By visiting these places before they become popular you'll have the rare opportunity to enjoy them before they become overly commercial and lose some of their charm. Get your trips booked and see these beautiful countries while they're still at their best.

Chinese Students Thrown Out Of Model UN Following Taiwan Dispute

The Huffington Post UK | Nick Winchester | Posted 10.02.2015 | UK Universities & Education

A number of Chinese delegates were thrown out of a Harvard Model United Nations meeting after they protested against the listing of Taiwan as an indep...

Live Footage Of Rescue Efforts From Taiwan Plane Crash

Associated Press | Posted 05.02.2015 | UK

Rescue workers are frantically trying to reach the survivors of a TransAsia Airways plane that crashed into a river in Taiwan. At least 31 people w...

Dramatic Footage Of TransAsia Airways Plane Plummeting Into River

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 05.02.2015 | UK

Dramatic footage has emerged of a deadly plane crash showing the moment a flight with 58 people aboard clipped a bridge shortly after takeoff and care...

Man Dies After Gaming Non-Stop For Three Days

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 20.01.2015 | UK Tech

A man in Taiwan has died after playing online games for three days straight. The 32 year old man was found dead in an internet cafe and is the second ...

Welcome - Please Scan Your First Item...

Nick Compton | Posted 26.10.2014 | UK Comedy
Nick Compton

Through small simple acts of kindness such as a smile, people will naturally further that kindness to others. I have observed on several occasions people buying gifts for one another for no other reason than as an act of friendship and kindness. Surely we must be an inherently good species?

Amazing Video Captures Moment Motorists Try To Outrun Deadly Gas Explosion

The Huffington post | Posted 01.08.2014 | UK

Incredible video and pictures have caught the moment a series of blasts ripped through a densely populated district in Taiwan's second-largest city. ...

London Must Learn From Taipei Tube Attacks

David Spencer | Posted 09.08.2014 | UK Politics
David Spencer

At 4.26pm on Wednesday 21st May, a second year university student boarded a metro train at Longshan Temple station in Taipei, Taiwan. He was carrying two knives with him. In the four minutes before the train arrived at the next station, he killed four people and injured another twenty-three...

Giant Rubber Duck Mysteriously Explodes

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

A giant rubber duck on display for New Year's eve celebrations in Taiwan has exploded in unexplained circumstances. According to the Daily Mirror ...

Key 'Missing' Debate Over Future of Nuclear Energy Is Waste Storage

Behnam Taebi | Posted 26.09.2013 | UK
Behnam Taebi

Across the world, the contentious debate over the future of nuclear power continues apace. In East Asia, for instance, it emerged last month that a nuclear plant in Taiwan may have been leaking radio-active water for three years. Meanwhile, Japan is still struggling to contain radio-active water from Fukushima; and in South Korea prosecutors are conducting a huge investigation into forged nuclear safety certificates.

Put Your Cameras Away!

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.09.2013 | UK

If you saw this wave coming toward you, what would your first reaction be? Run, scream, or duck behind a wall? These astonishing photos show br...

Baby Panda Meets Its Mother, Looks Like It Might Get Eaten...

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.08.2013 | UK Comedy

Zookeepers in Taiwan's zoo introduced a month-old baby panda cub to her mother. It looked like it might all go horribly wrong for a second......

Hello Baby Panda Named 'Rice Meatball' (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 29.07.2013 | UK

She’s less than a month old and she could not be more gorgeous. Meet Taipei Zoo’s newest addition, a female panda cub temporarily nicknamed ...