PUBLISHED ON MAY 24, 2021 11:02 AM IST
From Japan opening large-scale vaccination centers in Tokyo and Osaka while extending Covid-19 emergency to Taiwan’s capital 'Taipei' banning all on-site dining and drinking and Malaysia imposing new restrictions to curb coronavirus, catch all the travel updates here
Reuters | , Taipei
PUBLISHED ON MAY 15, 2021 01:55 PM IST
On Saturday, Taiwan tightened the Covid-19 restrictions in Taipei and the cities around it due to an increase in coronavirus cases, for two more weeks.
PUBLISHED ON MAR 21, 2021 05:04 PM IST
The offer by Japanese sushi restaurant chain Akindo Sushiro led many people to change their names.
ANI | , Taipei
UPDATED ON MAR 01, 2021 09:04 AM IST
Gray zone conflicts are activities by a state that are harmful to another state and are sometimes considered to be acts of war, but are not legally acts of war.
Beijing | By Associated Press | Posted by Arpan Rai
UPDATED ON DEC 31, 2020 01:48 PM IST
The two-dose vaccine is the first approved for general use in China. The go-ahead comes as the country has begun to vaccinate 50 million people before the Lunar New Year holiday in February.
By Bloomberg | Posted by Ayshee Bhaduri
PUBLISHED ON NOV 18, 2020 08:52 PM IST
The NCC will not renew the broadcast license of Chung T’ien News. NCC chairman said at a briefing in Taipei that the station had repeatedly violated broadcast regulations,failed to fact check news items, and the pro-China owner is involved in editorial decisions
By Bloomberg | Posted by Kanishka Sarkar
PUBLISHED ON NOV 12, 2020 04:45 PM IST
Four years ago, Donald Trump took a congratulatory call from Tsai, the first time a US president-elect had spoken to a Taiwanese head of state since Washington broke ties with Taipei in 1979.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Rezaul H Laskar
UPDATED ON OCT 07, 2020 10:48 PM IST
Against the backdrop of the India-China border standoff, experts and commentators have called for New Delhi to review its relations with Taipei, which has been dealing with the Chinese military’s actions in recent months.
Taipei | By Associated Press | Posted by Arpan Rai
PUBLISHED ON SEP 30, 2020 02:55 PM IST
Taiwan’s Central Weather Bureau said the magnitude 5.9 quake struck at a depth of 106 kilometers (66 miles).
Taipei/Beijing | By Reuters | Posted by Kanishka Sarkar
UPDATED ON AUG 26, 2020 08:57 PM IST
Addressing the Chinese exercises, Taiwan’s defence ministry said on Tuesday the closer Chinese jets get to the island the “more actively” Taipei would respond, though it would “not escalate conflict” nor “trigger an incident”.
Beijing | By Reuters
PUBLISHED ON AUG 20, 2020 03:08 PM IST
Taiwan has been urging its people to be alert for what officials call “omnipresent infiltration” from China, ranging from Beijing-backed media campaigns to cyberattacks, against the island that China considers its territory.
Hindustan Times, Beijing | By Sutirtho Patranobis | Edited by Arpan Rai
UPDATED ON AUG 10, 2020 06:08 PM IST
Azar met Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen Monday, a high-profile visit that comes in the backdrop of a severe low in US-China relations.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Shishir Gupta
UPDATED ON MAY 14, 2020 08:12 PM IST
Taiwan, the self-ruled island that Beijing considers a wayward province awaiting reunification, has been excluded from WHO membership due to objections from China.
New Delhi, Hindustan Times | By Sanchita Sharma
UPDATED ON MAR 21, 2020 05:41 AM IST
The WHO has been charged with praising China’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic despite accusations of an initial cover up, which included threatening whistleblowers with arrest on account of talking about the pandemic that has since then infected around 250,000 people and killed at least 10,000.
New Delhi, Hindustan Times | By Dhrubo Jyoti
UPDATED ON MAR 21, 2020 05:07 AM IST
The SARS outbreak was the first to be caused by a mutant strain of the coronavirus, the Sars-CoV virus, which is related to the Sars-Cov-2 virus that is the reason for the current Covid-19 epidemic.
Amman | By Asian News International
UPDATED ON MAR 10, 2020 11:28 PM IST
She defeated Chinese Taipei’s Shih-Yi Wu in the 60kg weight category semi-final.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Abhishek Paul
UPDATED ON FEB 12, 2020 11:14 PM IST
Ritu is now based in Singapore and won her maiden MMA bout at the One Championship via technical knockout over South Korean Nam Hee Kim in under three minutes in November, 2019.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON FEB 10, 2020 10:40 PM IST
The story, “Two patents in bag, invite from NASA, but this Bihar boy wants to do big for India” has been withdrawn due to factual inaccuracies pending re-verification.
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By Aneesha Sareen Kumar
PUBLISHED ON FEB 03, 2020 10:02 PM IST
Kuala Lumpur | By PTI
UPDATED ON JAN 08, 2020 06:54 PM IST
The London Olymics bronze medallist Saina beat Tan 21-15 21-17 in just 36 minutes of action. This was the first time the two were facing each other.
New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON DEC 03, 2019 11:29 PM IST
Sourabh Verma, a three-time national champion, entered his maiden final of a Super 300 event at Lucknow before losing to Chinese Taipei’s Wang Tzu Wei.
Bangkok | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON NOV 25, 2019 06:26 PM IST
The Indian archers opened their account with a bronze medal in the recurve mixed pair event where Atanu Das and Deepika Kumari defeated Yichai Zheng and Shaoxuan Wei of China 6-2 without breaking a sweat.
Bangkok, Thomson Reuters Foundation | By Reuters
UPDATED ON NOV 24, 2019 04:37 PM IST
The exhibition at the Bangkok Art and Culture Centre (BACC), which runs until March 1, features the works of nearly 60 Asian artists, and is the second such exhibition after a show in Taipei two years ago.
Hong Kong | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON NOV 14, 2019 08:26 PM IST
Former world no.1 Srikanth, who slipped to the 13th spot in the latest BWF rankings this week, notched up a 21-11 15-21 21-19 win over compatriot Sourabh Verma in the men’s singles second round.
Hindustan Times, Mewat (Haryana) | By Robin Bose
UPDATED ON NOV 13, 2019 11:02 PM IST
Sandhu will tee off on Thursday at the Classic Golf and Country Club with an envious record in this $400,000 event—two top-three finishes in as many years.
Muscat | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON OCT 26, 2019 11:23 PM IST
The India B team in the cadet girls’ competition were the country’s top performers in this ITTF Premium Junior Circuit event, clinching gold.
Paris | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON OCT 23, 2019 07:06 PM IST
While Srikanth fought hard for 55 minutes against second seed Chou Tien Chen of Chinese Taipei before losing 15-21 21-7 21-14, Kashyap was no match for Hong Kong’s Ng Ka Long Angus, losing 11-21 9-21.
UPDATED ON OCT 06, 2019 05:48 PM IST
Bengaluru | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON SEP 26, 2019 11:36 PM IST
Kushagra Rawat clocked 3:55.81s to finish ahead of Taipei’s Chang Cheng Li Wei (3:56.82) and Abbas Omar (4:01.52) of Syria.
Bengaluru | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON SEP 25, 2019 09:56 PM IST
Virdhawal Khade clocked 22.59 seconds to finish ahead of Khurshidjon Tursunov (22.96) of Uzbekistan and Iranian Gharehhassanloo Benyamin (23.23).