Taiwan bears the brunt of super typhoon Lekima as China takes no chances, prepares Shanghai to face gales and floods.
Earthquake struck Taiwan's southeastern county of Taitung.
Architecture practice MVRDV has revealed its proposal for the Taipei Twin Towers -- two buildings that have been imagined to animate, and illuminate, the central station area of Taipei.
Visit the places where missionary George Leslie Mackay, known to locals as the black-bearded barbarian, lived when he preached Christianity to the locals.
Taiwan island lies near the junction of two tectonic plates and is regularly hit by earthquakes.
The local elections were seen as a mid-term test for President Tsai Ing-wen, as she faces a backlash over domestic reforms and concerns about deteriorating ties with China.
The museum contains dolls-house-sized models of Dickensian London, early 20th Century America, mystical fantasy scenes and Edo-period Japan, all in superb detail.
Beijing still claims self-ruled Taiwan as part of its territory awaiting reunification, by force if necessary, even though the two sides have been ruled separately since 1949 after a civil war.
Taiwan, a self-ruled island that China considers its own, lies near the junction of two tectonic plates and is prone to earthquakes.
A Chinese priest, who previously worked in an underground church in China and returned to Rome last year, says negotiations on the recognition of underground bishops by Beijing are underway.
The Holy See is Taiwan's last remaining diplomatic ally in Europe.
New York provided another record lead on lingering optimism after the United States and Mexico agreed on a revised free-trade deal and Canada began talks that could see them join.
Taiwan is China's most sensitive territorial issue and Beijing, which considers it a wayward province, has become increasingly critical of how businesses refer to the self-ruled, democratic island.
The Marriott was strongly criticised by Chinese authorities in January for listing Taiwan - along with Tibet and Hong Kong - as separate countries, regions Beijing claims are under its authority.
China views Taiwan as part of its own territory, to be reunified by force if necessary, and is always swift to condemn any move interpreted as de facto diplomatic recognition of the government in Taipei.
Tension with China has increased in recent months, as Beijing is increasingly suspicious that President Tsai Ing-wen's government wants to push for Taiwan's formal independence.
The typhoon could bring strong winds and heavy rains to northern and central Taiwan, Central Weather Bureau said in a statement on Tuesday.
It is the first such exercise in the waterway since 2016, and it coincides with Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen's visit to Swaziland, one of the self-ruled island's few remaining international allies.
Taipei's Ximending district has become a graffiti hub.
The Liaoning and accompanying vessels entered Taiwan's air defence zone on Tuesday and left around noon Wednesday.
Universiti Da-Yeh telah menghubungi keluarga Lee di Malaysia dan akan menguruskan perjalanan mereka ke Taiwan.
AirAsia X confirms a video making rounds on social media of a turbulent flight en route to KL yesterday.