Saturday, August 1, 2015
A female suicide bomber and Boko Haram gunmen killed 16 people in Nigeria as the commander of a new multinational force tasked with fighting the Islamists pledged on Friday to crush the insurgency "very soon".
Taiwan's economy grew at its slowest pace in three years in April-June, data showed yesterday, hammered by a plunge in its key export sector and falling demand in China.
Beijing on Friday narrowly won an International Olympic Committee (IOC) vote for the 2022 Winter Olympic Games that secured its place in sporting history., 1 Comment
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) cannot participate in another Greek bailout until Greece and its creditors make difficult decisions on economic reforms and debt relief, a fund official said Thursday.
A Palestinian toddler was burned to death and four family members wounded in an arson attack by suspected Jewish settlers on two homes in the occupied West Bank on Friday.
Friday, July 31, 2015
Taipei - Minister of Education Wu Se-hwa said Friday that the controversial issue of guidelines for the senior high school history curriculum is not a "yes" or "no" question, and expressed his wish for rational talks with students protesting the ministry's move.
NABLUS, Palestinian Territories - A Palestinian toddler was burned to death and four family members injured in an arson attack by suspected Jewish settlers on two homes in the occupied West Bank on Friday.
SYDNEY - Authorities hunting for Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 said Friday they were "increasingly confident" that wreckage found on an Indian Ocean island was from the ill-fated jet, raising hopes of solving one of aviation's great mysteries.
About 300 students of anti-curriculum guidelines revision groups scaled the fence of the Legislative Yuan yesterday and gathered at its front gate to protest the death of their member Lin Kuan-hua who committed suicide yesterday in New Taipei City., 2 Comments
Far EasTone Telecommunications Co. (遠傳電信) announced yesterday that it would spend up to NT$17.12 billion to purchase China Network Systems' (CNS, 中嘉) corporate bonds, marking the telecom gaint's first step to acquire the largest cable TV operator in Taiwan.