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Sunday, Dec 3

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Pope Francis defends Rohingya silence after Asia trip

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Pope Francis has told reporters he believes he got his message across to Myanmar’s leaders despite not using the term “Rohingya” during a four-day trip to the fledgling democratic Asian state. Speaking on his return to the Vatican on…

Friday, Dec 1

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Germany to continue diplomatic ties with North Korea, CDU’s Jürgen Hardt tells DW

Germany is likely to continue its diplomatic presence in North Korea after the US called on Berlin to reconsider its ties with the communist nation, Jürgen Hardt, a member of German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservative Christian…

Tuesday, Nov 28

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Pope faces tightrope act in Myanmar amid Rohingya crisis

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Pope Francis’ trip to Myanmar and Bangladesh on Monday comes as the region confronts turbulent times, not least because of the festering Rohingya crisis. The violence and consequent displacement facing Rohingya Muslims based in Myanmar’s…

04

Opinion: Pakistan’s ignominious surrender to Islamists

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The resignation of Pakistan’s Law Minister Zahid Hamid didn’t come as a surprise. The government’s crackdown on Islamist protesters on Saturday was a disaster as violence broke out, not only in the capital Islamabad, but in many other…

Sunday, Nov 12

11 Trade ministers reach deal on Pacific trade without US

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Leaders attend the APEC-ASEAN dialogue, on the sidelines of the APEC summit, in Danang, Vietnam Friday, Nov. 10, 2017. (Jorge Silva/Pool Photo via AP) DANANG, Vietnam (AP) — In a major breakthrough, trade ministers from 11 Pacific Rim…

Thursday, Nov 9

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Christopher Plummer to replace Kevin Spacey in Getty film

This combination photo shows Kevin Spacey at the Tony Awards in New York on June 11, 2017, left, and Christopher Plummer during a portrait session in Beverly Hills, Calif. on July 25, 2013. Spacey is getting cut out of Ridley Scott’s…

Friday, Sep 29

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63 dead or missing after Rohingya shipwreck

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(ChinaPost.com.tw) - A Rohingya refugee shipwreck has left 23 people dead and 40 missing in the Bay of Bengal, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) said Friday.

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TSMC picks Tainan for its 3nm fab

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(ChinaPost.com.tw) - Taiwan-based semiconductor foundry TSMC announced it will build its cutting-edge semiconductor fabrication plant in Tainan, ending speculation that it might skip Taiwan and invest in the U.S.

12

Twitter finds more than 200 accounts linked to Russian propaganda

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(ChinaPost.com.tw) - Twitter identifies and blocks 201 suspected Russian-linked accounts connected to the spreading of false information in last year's US presidential election.

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'No ethnic cleansing' in Myanmar, security adviser tells UN

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(ChinaPost.com.tw) - Myanmar's national security adviser rejects allegations of a campaign of ethnic cleansing in the country, while the UN secretary general calls the Rohingya refugee crisis a "nightmare."

WHO rejects tobacco giant Philip Morris' anti-smoking foundation

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(ChinaPost.com.tw) - The World Health Organization on Thursday rejected an anti-smoking foundation endorsed by tobacco giant Philip Morris.

William Lai in hot water after 'pragmatic independence advocator' comment

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(ChinaPost.com.tw) - William Lai in hot waters after 'pragmatic independence advocator' comment

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Tokyo Governor at center of political storm

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(ChinaPost.com.tw) - Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike who leads the new party Kibo no To is becoming the center of the political storm in the upcoming House of Representatives election.

Singapore is top choice for expats for third year: Poll

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(ChinaPost.com.tw) - The battle for top spot was tight, with Singapore narrowly beating Norway.

Beijing orders closure of North Korean companies in China

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(ChinaPost.com.tw) - The Chinese government has ordered all North Korean companies in China to shut down within 120 days.

Thursday, Sep 28

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Mercedes cautious ahead of F1's farewell to Malaysia

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(ChinaPost.com.tw) - Mercedes enjoyed a huge surprise win in Singapore two weeks ago but going into Formula One's farewell grand prix in Malaysia this weekend, they are taking nothing for granted.

Why did North Korea fail to detect US bombers?

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(ChinaPost.com.tw) - Some analysts attributed Pyongyang's recent failure to detect US bombers due to the North's lack of power to operate the radar around the clock, while others suggested that the North could have activated the system,…

Japanese PM Abe dissolves lower house, clearing way for snap election

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(ChinaPost.com.tw) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Thursday dissolved the lower house of parliament, clearing the way for fresh elections.

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More than 122,000 people flee Bali volcano on eruption alert

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(ChinaPost.com.tw) - More than 122,000 people on the Indonesian resort island of Bali have sought refuge in temporary shelters amid fears that the Mount Agung volcano will erupt soon.

Man regrets property shopping spree, claims buying disorder

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(ChinaPost.com.tw) - When a man surnamed Wong asked for secrecy after he purchased seven homes and 14 parking spaces in two days in Kaohsiung, the realty developer assumed he to be a superrich client who wanted to stay low-key.

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[Consumer highlight] 全球首創Panorama全景照列印 誠研X610熱昇華極速型印相機 在台正式發表

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(ChinaPost.com.tw) - 誠研科技(HiTi Digital, Inc.)研發全球第一台結合環保、可印Panorama 360度環景照片的『X610熱昇華極速型印相機』,6x4吋相片列印只要1.5秒,相片最長可印至6x56吋。

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Taipei councilor Lee Hsin dies in apparent suicide

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(ChinaPost.com.tw) - Taipei City Councilor Lee Hsin died after falling off an apartment building early Thursday in an apparent suicide.

07

Spain in existential crisis as Catalans set for 'illegal' referendum

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(ChinaPost.com.tw) - An unauthorized ballot will soon ask "Do you want Catalonia to become an independent state in the form of a republic," a question at the centre of one of the most serious constitutional crisis Spain has faced in…

Playboy magazine founder Hugh Hefner dies aged 91

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(ChinaPost.com.tw) - Hugh Hefner, the founder of Playboy magazine, has died aged 91.

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Singapore teen's US asylum request upheld after 10-month detention

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(ChinaPost.com.tw) - A US board has upheld Singaporean blogger Amos Yee's asylum request following a ten-month detention, according to a statement by his lawyer early Wednesday morning.

Merkel coalition contenders clash over dealing with refugees

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(ChinaPost.com.tw) - A political battle over controlling the number of refugees arriving in Germany has underlined the formidable task facing Chancellor Angela Merkel in forging a new coalition.

Macron calls on Germany to join in bold vision for stronger Europe

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(ChinaPost.com.tw) - French President Emmanuel Macron has set out a broad vision for "refounding" the European Union, and called on Germany to join him in a "new partnership" to start implementing it.

Wednesday, Sep 27

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Koike abruptly steps to fore of national politics with new party

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(ChinaPost.com.tw) - With the dissolution of the House of Representatives just around the corner, Tokyo Gov. Yuriko Koike made a daring decision to lead the lower house election campaign as the face of a political party while also…

Citi invites the public to Citi Financial Education Carnival, to have fun in learning financial literacy

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(ChinaPost.com.tw) - To promote financial literacy, Citibank Taiwan has held Citi Financial Education Carnival during Sept. 26 to Oct.1.

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"The Reckoning" author has something good to say about Taiwan

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(ChinaPost.com.tw) - Jacob Soll, author of "The Reckoning", is a globe-trotting professor, yet Taiwan caught him by surprise.