Tag : Taiwan
Pregnant Woman title : Abortion in Taiwan Becoming More Acceptable as Country Becomes Increasingly Liberal
summary : There are an estimated 50,000 cases of abortions in Taiwan each year. The Taiwan government considered allowing pregnant women to have an abortion at will without any reasons. Father Louis Aldrich points out that any form of abortion is not right and mentions that the existing laws need to be enforced, not modified.
date : Apr 20, 2018 08:12 AM EDT
Korie Robertson title : Korie Robertson on How She and Willie Adopted Rebecca Robertson from Taiwan: 'We Fell in Love With Her'
summary : June 15, 2017: "Duck Dynasty" star Korie Robertson has opened up about how she and her husband, Willie, adopted their oldest daughter, Rebecca, after she came to the family as an exchange student from Taiwan.
date : Jun 15, 2017 12:53 PM EDT
Donald Trump title : Trump May Seek to Amend 'One China Policy'
summary : A little over a week after United States President-elect Donald Trump made a controversial phone call with Taiwan president Tsai Ing-wen that sparked diplomatic protests from Beijing, he questions the "One China Policy."
date : Dec 12, 2016 07:46 AM EST
Taiwan Protest against Gay Marriage Equality Bill title : Taiwan Same Sex Marriage Protest: Students face persecution for belief in traditional marriage norms
summary : Sex education curriculum mostly leaning towards gay norms and non traditional practices. Students opposed to this face persecution from LGBT supporters.
date : Dec 07, 2016 11:41 PM EST
Taiwan Election title : Taiwan Confirms Chinese Nuclear Bombers Flew Near Island Prior To Trump Call
summary : Taiwan confirms China authorized nuclear bombers flew close to the self-ruled island state. China protests that Trump breached diplomatic protocol by taking Taiwan's call.
date : Dec 07, 2016 09:18 AM EST
Donald Trump speaking at CPAC 2011 in Washington, D.C. title : Trump's Call with Taiwan President Was a 'Courtesy Call': Mike Pence
summary : President-elect Donald Trump's tweets have always attracted so much attention. It's as controversial as almost everything else he says. However, the next US President has recently been scrutinized for a phone call initiated by Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen. In the usual Trump fashion, he went to Twitter to confirm the said call. Though some analysts have shrugged it off as a minor mistake, his later tweet directed to China was not taken lightly by his critics.
date : Dec 06, 2016 10:24 AM EST
Apple iPad title : A 10.5-inch iPad to Be Launched In 2017, Production To Start Next Month
summary : There have been a number of reports regarding Apple's iPad line-up next year. The recent one comes from a Taiwan-based supply chain makers. According to these sources, the tech giant will be launching a 10.5-inch iPad in 2017. In fact, the production for this iPad is set to begin next month.
date : Nov 25, 2016 09:30 AM EST
Woody Island title : China Deploys Fighter Jets at Disputed South China Sea Island
summary : China may have just worsened the growing tension in the South China Sea by sending its fighter jets to the disputed region dubbed as Woody Island. The arrival of the military aircraft happened just days after China deployed its surface-to-air missiles on the island earlier this month.
date : Feb 25, 2016 11:46 AM EST
Soudelor, the most powerful typhoon in 2015 title : Typhoon Soudelor: This Year’s Most Powerful Typhoon on the Planet Threatens Taiwan, China after Slamming Saipan
summary : Super typhoon Soudelor, the Earth's most most powerful storm this year packing with of 180 mph, the equivalent of a Category 5 hurricane, is threatening Asia as it enters the northern tip part of the Philippines Wednesday morning where it is expected to heavy rains and generate strong waves, making sea travel dangerous.
date : Aug 04, 2015 09:15 PM EDT
Jeremy Lin title : Jeremy Lin Releases Inspirational Video On YouTube, Issues Prayer Requests: ‘I’ll Trust God’
summary : NBA All-Star Jeremy Lin has released a video on how he was “redefining success.” He also sent out an email full of various prayer requests after his annual trip to China, Hong Kong and Taiwan.
date : Jul 01, 2015 08:52 PM EDT
TransAsia Air Flight Taiwan title : TransAsia Airways Flight GE235 Crashes in Taipei, Killing 26 People And Injuring 15
summary : TransAsia Airways Flight GE235 crashed in a Taiwan river Wednesday morning, killing at least 26 people, including the pilot and two co-pilots.
date : Feb 04, 2015 04:48 PM EST
Taiwan Same-Sex Marriage Bill title : Taiwan Considers Proposal To Legalize Same-Sex Marriage
summary : Taiwan could make history by being the first East Asian country to allow same-sex marriage for its citizens if a proposal to legalize its practice is passed into law.
date : Dec 23, 2014 11:09 AM EST
rbtop01.jpg title : Super Typhoon Usagi, 2013's Strongest Storm on Earth, Impacts Philippines, Taiwan, and Hong Kong
summary : Super Typhoon Usagi, the most powerful storm on earth in 2013, was on route towards Southern China, lashing Philippines and Taiwan on its way, and enveloping Hong Kong on Sunday. Authorities in each region issued alerts, cautioning residents living in areas that will experience the brunt of the storm to remain indoors and cancel all outdoor activities. Soldiers have been mobilized in Taiwan in preparation for the worst.
date : Sep 20, 2013 01:53 PM EDT
bono.jpg title : U2’s Bono in Interview with Focus on the Family: ‘Jesus Was the Son of God’
summary : Christian radio program Focus on the Family interviewed the lead singer of rock band U2 about his faith in Christ and his social justice efforts around the world. Paul David Hewson, also known as “Bono,” is a global advocate of social justice for the poor. The singer was born in Ireland to a Protestant mother and a Catholic father, and met his wife of 30 years at the age of sixteen.
date : Jun 28, 2013 01:11 AM EDT