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U.S. missionary calls Sanyi ‘home’ after 28 years preaching the gospel

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Born in Florida, Brenda Carter grew up surrounded by some of the best beaches in the world. Due to...

Malaysian singer debuts beautiful headshots on Taiwan NHI card

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Malaysian singer Lin Min-chen (林明禎) received praise on Wednesday after inadvertently showing off her beautiful headshot featured on her...
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YouTuber demonstrates benefits of vegetarian diet with blood test

TAIPEI (The China Post) — American YouTuber Hailey Richards (莫彩曦) recently took a blood test with her husband, Adam, to determine whether vegetarianism will...

Taiwan reports 5 imported cases from the Philippines, tally at 951

TAIPEI (The China Post/ANN) — The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC, 中央流行疫情指揮中心) reported 5 more imported COVID-19 cases from the Philippines on Thursday, bringing...

Taiwan ‘Sleeping Beauty’ influencer makes easy money on Twitch

TAIPEI (The China Post) — A Taiwan influencer went viral online on Wednesday night after she accidentally fell asleep with her camera on, earning...

Taiwan to ease entry restrictions for foreigners starting March 1: CECC

TAIPEI (The China Post) — The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC, 中央流行疫情指揮中心) announced on Wednesday that foreign visitors entering Taiwan for non-tourism purposes will be...

Railway Bureau to conduct investigation into death of railway workers

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Taiwan Transportation Safety Board (國家運輸安全調查委員會) said on Wednesday that it will not initiate an investigation into the recent accident...
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Bahrain: crown prince calls Israel PM on Iran nuclear talks

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Bahrain’s crown prince spoke with the Israeli prime minister on Thursday about the return to nuclear talks...

EXPLAINER: Why is Facebook banning Myanmar military pages?

Facebook announced Thursday that it is removing all remaining Myanmar military and military-controlled pages from its site and from Instagram, which it also...

German charged for passing parliament floor plans to Russia

BERLIN (AP) — A German man has been charged with espionage for allegedly passing information on properties used by the German parliament to...

Recent drone attack on Saudi royal palace launched from Iraq

BAGHDAD (AP) — Explosive-laden drones that targeted Saudi Arabia's royal palace in the kingdom's capital last month were launched from inside Iraq, a...

India introduces new rules to regulate online content

NEW DELHI (AP) — India on Thursday rolled out new regulations for social media companies and digital streaming websites to make them more...

EU court urged to rule against Hungary's asylum policy

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The advocate general for European Union's highest court on Thursday urged the court to rule that Hungary violated the...

EU leaders seek to inject energy into slow vaccine rollout

BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union leaders are gathering Thursday to try to inject new energy into the bloc’s lagging coronavirus vaccination efforts as...

Pakistani, Indian militaries agree to stop firing in Kashmir

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Rival neighbors Pakistan and India have pledged to stop firing weapons across the border in disputed Kashmir, promising to adhere...

Armenian PM faces military's demand to resign, talks of coup

YEREVAN, Armenia (AP) — Armenia's prime minister spoke of an attempted military coup Thursday after the military's General Staff demanded that he step...

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首床古琴竟出現在三千年前!廣州製琴師揭名琴關鍵材料 | Key steps in making Chinese ancient insturment ‘Guqin’ unveiled

【看CP學英文】傳統樂器古琴至今已流傳超過3千年歷史,是中國最古老的樂器,2003年更被列為「聯合國口述與非物質文化遺產」。 The making of "guqin," a traditional musical instrument, has been passed down for over 3,000 years. It is the oldest musical instrument in China....
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影/藍白同台有火花 柯文哲喊話江啟臣:稅改不要打假球|Mayor discusses housing, social justice with Johnny Chiang at KMT forum

台灣民眾黨主席兼台北市長柯文哲24日上午參與「願景台灣2030」論壇,與江啟臣討論「居住正義」與「世代正義」的議題。柯文哲會中多次談及多屋稅、囤房稅等問題,並批評「議會和立法院都在打假球」。 Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je attended Wednesday the "Vision Taiwan 2030" forum, discussing issues ranging from "housing price" to "generational justice" with KMT chairman Johnny...

日本創意水杯藏可愛玄機 倒入冰水呈現超美景色|Japanese sakura blossoms in this special drinkware

【看CP學英文】隨著日本進入大家每年最期待的櫻花季,許多企業便開始將經典的粉色花瓣嵌入春季商品中。 As Japan heads into its yearly anticipated cherry blossom season, some businesses have begun to incorporate the iconic pink petals into their springtime products. 日本廠商「丸モ高木陶器」也抓準時機,推出了溫度偵測水杯和餐盤,讓容器被裝滿時展現絕美櫻花樹。 Seizing...

元宵賞燈必看攻略!盤點全台三大絕美燈籠海 | Mini but #Instaworthy Lantern Festival events kick off across Taiwan

【看CP學英文】Taipei Walker報導,2021年受到疫情影響,2021台灣燈會、以及許多大型燈會活動如月津港燈節、平溪天燈節宣布取消或延期。然而仍然有部分燈會活動如期舉辦,帶來節慶的熱鬧氣氛。    The 2021 Taiwan Lantern Festival and related activities, such as the Yuejin Lantern Festival and the Pingxi Sky Lantern Festival, have been canceled...

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How would COVID-19 vaccine makers adapt to variants?

How would COVID-19 vaccine makers adapt to variants? By tweaking their vaccines, a process that should be easier than coming up with the original shots. Viruses...

Column | Tiger Woods survives but his career might not

The sheared-off front of the wrecked SUV told part of the story, and the officers on the scene filled in the rest. Tiger Woods...

Opinion | Taiwanese students feel ‘neglected’ by education system

Taiwan’s education system is known for its rigorous style, yet deeply rooted foundation issues taint its polished surface. The basic mentality shared by various stakeholders...

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