The sacred and the smutty are converging at funeral services in rural China. According to a recent ‘Shanghaiist’ article, many urban Chinese residents hailing from the northeastern province of Hebei were shocked to learn, upon returning to their hometowns for Spring Festival, that strippers were being hired to perform for many mourners.
TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — University students have gathered outside Taiwan’s legislative house, kicking off a scheduled 31-hour demonstration to mark the anniversary of a movement that occupied the island’s parliament.
With the exception of China, Hong Kong and Japan, Asia will have to wait for the Apple Watch.
TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan’s official news agency says a search is underway for a Taiwanese fishing boat that went missing late last month off southeastern Argentina with 49 crew members.
TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — A Taiwan court has sentenced a university student to death Friday for killing four passengers on a commuter train last year. Taiwan’s official Central News Agency said Friday the New Taipei City district court sentenced the 21-year-old Cheng Chieh to die for the attack, the first
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