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Ralph Jennings

Ralph Jennings

    Taiwan ex-president jailed for life for graft
    Taiwan ex-president jailed for life for graft
    Former Taiwan president Chen Shui-bian, known for fiery anti-China rhetoric while in office, was found guilty of corruption on Friday and sentenced...
    Pressure mounts on Taiwan over mudslide rescues
    Pressure mounts on Taiwan over mudslide rescues
    Pressure mounted on Taiwan President Ma Ying-jeou on Thursday to speed up operations to rescue hundreds of residents of remote mountainous villages...
    Rescuers search Taiwan village after mudslide
    Rescuers search Taiwan village after mudslide
    Helicopters dropped rescuers into a village in southern Taiwan on Tuesday to search for victims of a mudslide that may have buried up to 600 people...
    Taiwan's KMT declares victory in poll
    Taiwan's KMT declares victory in poll
    Taiwan's opposition Nationalist Party's (KMT) presidential candidate, Ma Ying-jeou, has won more than half the vote in Saturday's election, the...
    Tourism brightens, darkens Taiwan's Sun Moon Lake
    Tourism brightens, darkens Taiwan's Sun Moon Lake
    Sun Moon Lake has been compared to a classical Chinese landscape painting with its crystal waters reflecting surrounding snow-capped mountains.
    Tourism threatens one of East Asia's top diving spots
    Tourism threatens one of East Asia's top diving spots
    A tropical island off the coast of Taiwan has become a victim of its own success as pollution caused by a recent spike in tourism threatens its...
    Typhoon kills five in Taiwan, heads for China
    Typhoon kills five in Taiwan, heads for China
    A strong typhoon headed for China on Sunday after killing five people, injuring 53 and cutting power to more than two million people in Taiwan as...
    Taiwan island tribe clings to seafaring traditions
    Taiwan island tribe clings to seafaring traditions
    On this all but forgotten Pacific isle ruled by Taiwan, villagers have carved a traditional wooden fishing boat to teach their culture to an ethnic...
    Top China negotiator to become new Taiwan premier
    Top China negotiator to become new Taiwan premier
    Taiwanwill choose its top China negotiator as its next premier for lack of other job candidates as the former premier leaves to ease tension in the...
    Typhoon advances toward Taiwan, China
    Typhoon advances toward Taiwan, China
    Typhoon Saomai moved closer to Taiwan's capital on Wednesday, with landfall expected on Thursday morning, as a tropical storm fizzled at the south...