President Vladimir Putin took a parting shot at the Obama administration Tuesday, accusing it of trying to undermine Donald Trump's legitimacy with fake allegations and "binding the president-elect hand and foot to prevent him from fulfilling his election promises."
Good morning, here are the top stories from around Taiwan for Wednesday January 18, 2017.
A Nigerian air force fighter jet on a mission against Boko Haram extremists mistakenly bombed a refugee camp on Tuesday, killing more than 100 refugees and aid workers and wounding 200, a government official and doctors said.
President Barack Obama commuted the prison sentence of Chelsea Manning on Tuesday, allowing the convicted Army leaker to go free nearly three decades early as part of a sweeping move to offer clemency in the final days of his administration.
Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. (鴻海) Chairman Terry Gou (郭台銘) reportedly met with senior officials in China to assuage them over the firm's future in the country, after rumors of a manufacturing expansion to the U.S.
Taiwan's delegation to U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration ceremony, led by former Premier Yu Shyi-kun, arrived in New York City Tuesday.
The military simulated an invasion by the People's Liberation Army, days after China's sole aircraft carrier completed its first circumnavigation of Taiwan.
Taiwan's government denied allegations that it had covered the cost of President Tsai Ing-wen's high-profile welcome during her stopover last week in San Francisco, where she was escorted by police on Harley-Davidson motorcycles.
The massive underwater search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 was called off Tuesday, leaving unsolved one of the most enduring mysteries of the aviation age.
Serena Williams is choosing her moments carefully. Deep contemplation on her recent engagement, she says, can wait until after the Australian Open.
A shooting erupted during an electronic music festival at a Mexican beach resort early Monday, leaving five people dead, including one in a stampede as revelers fled in panic.