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Taiwan earthquake death toll reaches 14

Taipei, Feb 10, Search and rescue teams in Taiwan on Saturday pulled out two bodies of five members of a Chinese family who remain trapped after a 6.4-magnitude earthquake hit the city of Hualien in Taiwan, raising the number of fatalities to 14, the Emergency Operation Centre said. The rescue mission to free the family

Taiwan quake

Two killed, 219 injured in Taiwan quake

Two people were killed and 219 others injured on Wednesday after a 6.5-magnitude earthquake hit Taiwan. According to the China Earthquake Networks Centre (CENC), the earthquake jolted waters near Hualien county, reports Xinhua news agency. The epicentre was monitored at 24.13 degrees north latitude and 121.71 degrees east longitude, with a depth of 11 km, said CENC.The

Unique Way of Massage in Taiwan

Face Massage is done with the Knife. Two Knives are used in this massage. Fang, who runs a similar massage center, says that it does not use ordinary Kitchen Knife to give special therapy.You must have massaged from oil, cream papaya, cucumber etc., but a unique method is adopted in Taiwan. Massage is done here

US plans to arms deal worth $1.3 billion with Taiwan

US plans to arms deal worth $1.3 billion with Taiwan

The United States plans to sell Taiwan $1.42 billion in arms, the first such sale under the administration of Donald Trump and a move sure to anger China, whose help the president has been seeking to rein in North Korea. The sale includes technical support for an early warning radar system, torpedoes, anti-radiation missiles, and

Rat given medieval style punishment for invading a home in Taiwan

Rat held prisoner after invading man’s home in Taiwan

Rat held prisoner after invading man’s home in Taiwan. This world is full of strange things all around us different things happen . Here is a news from Taiwan where a rat got strange punishment by a taiwanese man. This man went medieval on a rat by cuffing him and chaining as a punishment for


ASUS’ new Zenfone with live streaming feature coming on May 24

Taiwanese smartphone manufacturer ASUS is set to launch a new smartphone in its Zenfone series on May 24 which is expected to sport real-time enhancements for both video and audio during live streaming and selfie videos.“The real-time enhancement will allow users to create and share more glamorous and audible live-streams on their favourite social networking

China, Philippines to start South China Sea talks this week – Ambassador

China, Philippines to start South China Sea talks this week – Ambassador. China and the Philippines will start bilateral consultations on the disputed South China Sea this week, the Philippine ambassador to Beijing said, as Manila looks to ease tensions with Asia’s top economic power. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, who is visiting Beijing this weekend

Five killed, 29 hurt in Taiwan nursing home fire

Taipei: A fire that tore through a nursing home killed five people and injured another 29 in Taiwan today. Television footage showed elderly people being evacuated from the facility, some in clothes blackened by smoke. Three bodies were found in the private nursing facility on the eighth floor of a ten-storey building in Xindian, New

China Airlines workers on indefinite strike in Taiwan

Taipei: Flight attendants for Taiwan’s China Airlines on Friday started an indefinite strike that has led to the cancellation of 67 flights, a move taken by the union in protest of the relocation of their workplace. Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen, who began her tour of US, Panama and Paraguay on a China Airlines plane, said